Murder/Suicide in Canisteo

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Murder/Suicide in Canisteo - Sunday. Loss, a guest tho not n xcti n*o ! y 1...
Sunday. Loss, a guest tho not n xcti n*o ! y 1 rfed i i )uluth mer great a 100 corn Karxlcr nad Saidle in aZlaaesota. A terrib'o murder aad Miicide occurred, ou tliclVth, aboiit'uhio miles southeast of from Mantorville. ia section 1:5 in Caau«te/ township, Dodgo- county, William LoEfelmaker killing hi* aad taking hit »wu life. Mrs. Lcffelma- kcr lay on the door in a small kitchen with through her tktUl aad her face dowa and Mr. Loffelmakcr kiy.oa hit back by with a thirtv-ei"sht caliber revolver ia hand and potao liair in tho other, .'.ad the top of bis heed blutra oX ! The evidence before tho coroner's jury Li about as follows: AYilliam Loffeltnaker, who is a native of Prtfiia, i«» about twenty-eight vcars of age, and alout three years agontami.-d, MichaeL They Ii\va together apparently happy, but Loffelmaker was ill-tempered and'tmllca. always claiming to be sickly, was and shiftless, and had uo property of hit Mrs. Loffclniakrr was born in Dodgo county twenty-five years ago, and was handsome." venrnisld and even tempered. She had acres of land and Kama money: was of the Baptist church, very kind to husband, while be was considered by tho to be a brute, but not dangerous. It that a year ago he pnrcharcd the revolver with which ho committed the deed. A pout examination was held on his body by Flood and Bedicnt. Ho was found in and hcaltbv condition, having rather a I*acd3c

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  1. Freeborn County Standard,
  2. 30 Apr 1884, Wed,
  3. Page 6

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