Unknown, Obituary/Death NoticePorter County obituaries and death notices . . . .


Wednesday morning last, Coroner A. P. Letherman was notified of the finding of the body of a man washed ashore on Lake Michigan about eight miles northwest of Chesterton. It proved to be the body of a man about 42 years of age, measuring 6 feet and 2 inches in height and weighing 226 pounds. Coroner's verdict, "an unknown man, came to his death by drowning."

Newspaper: Porter County Vidette
Date of Publication: July 5, 1883
Volume Number: 27
Issue Number: 27
Page: 5
Column(s): 2

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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