C-J 6-17-1891 George F. Howard obit s/o T J

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C-J 6-17-1891 George F. Howard obit s/o T J - I DEAD IN HIS ROOM. Death, at Washington, From...
I DEAD IN HIS ROOM. Death, at Washington, From Apoplexy ! of George F. Howard, of ' Jefferionville. . Washington. D. -C., -C., June 1 . (Special.) fc-George fc-George fc-George F. Howard, ft well-known well-known well-known rest-dent rest-dent rest-dent of Jeffersonville, Inl., who has lived in Washington for several years, bciug employed as clerk in the Interstate Interstate Commeioe Commission, was found dtd in his room this afternoon. He had been complaining for several days of ft pain in his head, and felt so badly yesterday yesterday and the wentlier being so intensely intensely hot that he did not leave the office until evening. He told friend, when he went to his room to retire about 11 o'clock last night, that he had a dreadful nain in his Lead. Mothinir was mnen of him again alive. When found by Ids landlady, no was aisrobeu for bed. and in the opinion of tlu physician he had been dead for hours. He was a heavy set man, weighing 240 pounds, and from the appearance of tlie body died of apoplexy. apoplexy. An 'inquest will be held upon Uie remains to-morrow to-morrow to-morrow and alter embalmment embalmment the body will be shipped to Jeffersonville for Interment. Tho deceased was st one time Sheriff of Clark county and occupied other Important Important positions. He was aim for sev eral years publialier of tlie Jcllersonville Tunc.". He served gallantly in the Union army, and lots alw-ays alw-ays alw-ays led an active life, lie was n social and geniat gentleman and all who know him well loved him. He was one of tlie most popular men in fersmville. and a co-join co-join co-join of cx-Congrcn-friends cx-Congrcn-friends cx-Congrcn-friends cx-Congrcn-friends cx-Congrcn-friends in this city. His father was the Hon. Thomas J. Howard, and he Is a brother of 'Andrew J. Howard, of Jef-ferosonville. Jef-ferosonville. Jef-ferosonville. and cousin of ex-Congress ex-Congress ex-Congress man Howard.

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  1. The Courier-Journal,
  2. 17 Jun 1891, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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