Elgin, Union County, Oregon
Ate Poisoned Seeds
A little 23 months’ old child of Mr. and Mrs. John C. Beard, who live in Elgin, ate a lot of jimpson weed seed Monday, says last week’s Recorder, and as a the fact was not known for some time the poison became so scattered through the system that the efforts of the doctors proved unavailing and death relieved the little sufferer Tuesday morning.
Eastern Oregon Republican
Wednesday, October 3, 1894
MLA Source Citation:White, Judy Wallis. Union County, Oregon Obituaries. Published by AccessGenealogy.com. Copyright 1999-2013, all rights reserved. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 27 January 2015. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/oregon/beard-child.htm - Last updated on Dec 8th, 2011
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