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Peter Marks

A Coroner's Inquest was held over the body of Peter Marks, a boy of about 9 years old, found dead on the road in the woods, on the morning of the 8th of October, in the township of St. Johns, Lake county.

Verdict of the jury -- that the deceased came to his death by wounds received at the hands of one John Minster, of said county. There was nothing of value found on the body of the deceased.

Crown Point, Lake county, Ind., Oct. 9, 1848.

Newspaper: Western Ranger
Date of Publication: October 11, 1848
Volume Number: 5
Issue Number: 11
Page: 2
Column(s): 5 and 6

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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Obituary/death notice transcribed by Steven R. Shook


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