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Abraham Slocum

State of Indiana, Porter County.
WE the jury after javing examined the dead bodies of three persons found on Lake Michigan in an open boat, supposed to be those of Abraham Slocum and son, and James Sinclare and having heard the testimony do agree that the said persons came to their death by starvation and cold.

David L. Point, A. Green, D. V. Green, B. Namvicklin, C. B. Betourin, J. A. Marin, Samuel Ryder.

April 4th, 1854. --15--tf.

Newspaper: Practical Observer
Date of Publication: April 20, 1854
Volume Number: 2
Issue Number: 17
Page: 2
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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