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William Marchant

Coroner's Inquest.
REPORT of the Coroner's Inquest held on Monday, February 8, 1875, over the body of William Marchant, lying dead in Union township, Porter county, Indiana.

The jury impannelled in said case, after being duly sworn, examined the body of said deceased and the premises around, heard the evidence appertaining thereto, and found that said deceased came to his death by hanging himself by the neck, with a rope, to the collar beam of his granary, in said Union township, Monday morning, February 8th, 1875. On his person was found the sum of $92.30 in money, a part of which I used to defray the expenses of said inquest, and committed the residue with the body of the deceased to the charge of his son, the older of his two children.

Coroner, Porter County.

Newspaper: Porter County Vidette
Date of Publication: February 11, 1875
Volume Number: 19
Issue Number: 6
Page: 2
Column(s): 5

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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