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Scott Brierly

At his residence 6 miles east of Valparaiso on the 11th instant, Mr. Scott Brierly, in his 83rd year.

The deceased was born in Crawford county, Pa., March 28th, 1803, was married to Lavina Parr Sept. 11, 1857, and moved to Richland county, O., where they remained till 1848, when they came to Indiana. His wife died a little more than 2 years ago. They had 8 children, 6 of whom, 4 sons and 2 daughters, are now living. The deceased was a good citizen, living in harmony with all his neighbor and a loving father. His death is a great loss to the family. It removed the center of attraction and association to the children. The funeral took place at Luther's schoolhouse, E. S. Riley conducting the services.

Newspaper: Porter County Vidette
Date of Publication: January 18, 1883
Volume Number: 27
Issue Number: 3
Page: 1
Column(s): 4

Key to Newspaper Publication Locations:
    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
                Chesterton Tribune
                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

    Newspapers Published in Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana
                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
                Valparaiso Practical Observer
                Vidette and Republic
                Western Ranger

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