|Following is a transcription of the above
person's (TN) death certificate:
Place of Death: County: Houston, Civil Dist.: 1, Village or City: McKinnon, Tenn.
Reg. Dist.: 44201, Primary Reg. Dist.: 1, No. 15
Full Name: Jeff ASKEW
Sex: Male Race: Black Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: No record
Age: Have no record
Birthplace: Benton County, Tennessee
Name of Father: George ASKEW
Birthplace of Father: Do not know
Maiden Name of Mother: Abbie ASKEW
Birthplace of Mother: Do not know
Informant: Henry TAYLOR Address: McKinnon, Tenn.
Filed: 10/26/1917 A. F. Weaver, Registrar
<The date above seems late, but that was what was on the death cert.>
Date of Death: 03/28/1917
The physician attended deceased from 03/15/1917 to 03/28/1917
and last saw him alive on 03/28/1917
Death occurred on date stated above at: 11? PM
Cause of Death: Typhoid Fever Duration: 14 ds.
Signed: O. K. Womack, M. D. 10/26/1917 Address: McKinnon, Tenn.
Place of Burial or Removal: McKinnon, Tenn. Date of Burial: (blank)
Undertaker: No undertaker