Coronor's Hearings
1884 - 1919



DATE: November 23rd, 1886
PAGE: 11
NAME OF DECEASED: J.M. Washburn
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: male; 6 ½ feet; light complexion; blue eyes; light hair
CORONER: G. W. Thompson
INQUEST HELD AT: Rockbridge, Greene Co., Illinois
NAMES OF JURY: James Donell; John Tucker; Levi Stringer; John M. Clark; Oran Bridges; E. S. VanOrodale (?)
WITNESSES: B. F. Edwards of Roodhouse, laborer; John Edwards of Roodhouse, laborer; Edwin long of Roodhouse, laborer
VERDICT: We the jury on oath do find that he came to his death by hanging himself with suicidal intent; cause of the act is unknown to the jury.
PERSONAL EFFECTS:
REMARKS: buried by his friends
Coroner Fee….$11.00; Jury….. $6.00; necessary expense….$4.00/$21.00 paid


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