Grimsby Newspapers
Tragedy at Beamsville
Grimsby Independent, 21 Jun 1888, p. 2

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Item Type:
Newspaper located at Grimsby Museum
Date of Publication:
21 Jun 1888
Date Of Event:
21 June 1888
Personal Name(s):
Henry, James O.
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Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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James O. Henry, who lived three miles east of here, committed suicide this morning at his home. James Everett, who works for him, but lives in his own house, called at Henrys about 5 o'clock and awakened him ... Stanley Henry, his son, ... went out to the barn to set about the morning's work and on the way heard the retort of the revolver but thought nothing strange about it. He returned to the house ... to find his father dead ... [gruesome details]...

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Tragedy at Beamsville