Big changes have come to — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Bogard Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Obit - BOGARD, Abraham 8/23/1833
Posted by: David Knowles (ID *****9613) Date: July 23, 2002 at 12:11:47
  of 526

While scanning transcripts of old newspapers in Liverpool England I came across the following obit. Probably carried as a curiosity because of the old age. The website is - .

"Obituaries August 23rd 1833


On the 14th of June last, in the poor house, In Maury county Tennessee, Abraham BOGARD, being 118 years and 4 days old. He never drank spirits, nor was sick, nor took medicine of any kind. He was once bled out of curiosity. He retained the faculties of hearing, seeing, and memory until the vital spark took it's final departure. He was born in the State of Delaware."

Hope this helps someone.
David Knowles

Notify Administrator about this message?
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network