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Death of FREDERICK MYERS in CA in 1861
Posted by: Vern Dander (ID *****8132) Date: January 20, 2007 at 17:43:23
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Transcribed by Dee Sardoch; <>
Stockton Daily Argus
Stockton, San Joaquin Co., CA
>>Friday, 19 Apr 1861<<

DROWNED -- Frederick MYERS, a teamster from Sacramento, was drowned Wednesday 17th inst., together with 4 of his mules, a short distance from Norris' bridge. His team mired in crossing a slough, and in getting off to go to their rescue, the drier was entangled with them and drowned before assistance could reach him. The body has been recovered. The deceased leaves a wife to whom he was recently married.

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