EVEY, MICHAEL

Disastrous house fire, family narrowly escaped. NB: "8th inst" means 8th instante mense (current month).

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EVEY, MICHAEL - the delaying two of desired. A Di«itnM Fin. On...
the delaying two of desired. A Di«itnM Fin. On the night of the 8lh inst, while mercury in thermometers lingered persistently persistently below zero, a disastrous lire occurred in Friends Creek township, resulting in the total destruction of Mr. Michael Evey's residence and a large proportion of its contents. There was a In a stove in one of the roouia, and the family slept, it is supposed the building ignited from a defective flue. statement is to tbe effect that the narrowly escaped death by suffocation; but, fortunately, they all got out of rooms and to a place of shelter and safety. The loss by the fire is «-ttimited (330; no insurance.

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  1. Decatur Daily Republican,
  2. 11 Jan 1881, Tue,
  3. Page 3

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  • EVEY, MICHAEL — Disastrous house fire, family narrowly escaped. NB: "8th inst" means 8th instante mense (current month).

    marnweeks – 01 Dec 2012

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