1884 - 1919
DATE: July 28th, 1914
NAME OF DECEASED: Jacob H. Schuman, Jr.
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: Male; 6 ft 1 in; dark complextion; blue eyes; dark hair
CORONER: Thos. H. Caromody, Deputy Coroner
INQUEST HELD AT: Roodhouse, Illinois
NAMES OF JURY: Frank Merrill; F.M. Patterson; W.H. Ballard; J.B. Amos; W.A. Jolly
WITNESSES: Fred Tucker of Roodhouse, switchman; James Beeman of Roodhouse, switchman; R. O. Hawthorne of Roodhouse, physician; F.B. Zerenberg of WhiteHall, engineer
VERDICT: Came to his death by being accidentally caught between two cars in the yard of the C. & A. Railway in Roodhouse while in the performance of his duties as foreman of a switch engine crew.
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