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Husbands Full Name Henry C Musgrave
His Data Date City Town or Place County or Province State or Country
Birth abt.1846
Marriage Dec 24,1876 Spencer Indiana
Military Co. I 135th Indiana Infantry
Death Nov 16,1896 Dale Spencer Indiana
Burial Dale Cemetery Dale Spencer Indiana
His Father Enoch Musgrave His Mother Amanda Leming

Wifes Full Name Debbie Thomas
Her Data Date City Town or Place County or Province State or Country
Birth abt 1841 Indiana
Death Dec 8,1923 Oregon
Burial Dale Cemetery Dale Spencer Indiana
Her Father unknown Her Mother unknown

Their Children

Claud E Musgrave 1880-1914 Dale Cemetery

*note, this is from census and cemetery records.They may have more children I have not discovered yet


Dale weekly Reporter
November 27,1896

FATAL ACCIDENT
Henry Musgrave killed at a Barn Raising

One of the saddest accidents that has occured here for a long while happened Monday evening in which Henry Musgrave, one of our citizens was killed almost instantly.
There was quite a bit of men at the home of Henry Medcalf, one half mile below town, helping him raise a new barn. They had raised a portion of it and in some way a bent of the barn became loose and fell striking Mr. Musgrave on the head and breast, fataly wounding him.Physicians were immediately summoned but he lived but a short time, and was able to speak.
Mr. Musgrave was an old soldier and was well known and liked by everyone.
Funeral services were conducted by the Rev. A.J. Richardson at the residence of the deceased at 1 o'clock Tuesday afternoon, after which the remains were laid to rest in the Dale cemetery.
The deceased leaves a mother, a companion, and a son and daughter to mourn his death. They have the sympathy of all.


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