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John S. Roane, tailor, buried at Shockoe Hill, Richmond
Posted by: Keith (ID *****1953) Date: February 20, 2007 at 13:59:18
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John S. Roane, age 58, buried at Shockoe Hill Cemetery on 12 Oct 1871. Place of death: Marshall and 28th Sts., Richmond, VA. Cause of death: heart disease.
Unable to find obituary in either the 1871 or 1872 microfilm copies of the Richmond Enquirer. Several issues are missing from Oct 1872 including a possible issue from 12 October. John S. Roane may have been a partner in the 19th century men's clothing firm of "Shipley, Roane & Co" in Richmond, Baltimore, Petersburg.

Shockoe Hill Cemetery Location: Range 15, Section 2, Quarter 4; section owner John S. Roane
The following are buried in this same section:
Annie N. Hinton
Edmund Jordan
Harriett M. Roane
Mary E. (Betty Roane) Mays
Marion L. (Roane) Wells
L. E. Redford
Child of W. L. and Kate Redford
Mrs. Kate Redford
Lucy Ellen Redford
John Richards Redford
Mary Gentry
Lisbay Redford
Rebecca A. Redford
John S. Roane
L. Vaughan

Petersburg Daily Index-Appeal, Monday August 9, 1886
Mays - At her residence in Baltimore, August 2nd, in the 49th year of her age, Mrs. Mary Elizabeth, relict of Wm. N. Mays of Amherst county Va., and daughter of John S and Harriet M. Roane.

Petersburg Daily Index-Appeal, Tuesday, Dec 20, 1892
Roane - Fell asleep in Jesus on the 14th day of December, 1892, at her residence, No. 120 west Clay street, Richmond, Va., Mrs. Harriet M. Roane, in the 76th year of her age.

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