CAGenWeb Monterey County Genealogy Forum Index CAGenWeb Monterey County Genealogy
Part of The CAGenWeb Monterey County Project
See Forum Index for instructions on How To Register.
 
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

Bushnell, Jess c1881-1915

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    CAGenWeb Monterey County Genealogy Forum Index -> Obituaries - El Carmelo Cemetery
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Mary S Taylor



Joined: 27 Nov 2007
Posts: 27821
Location: Fresno, CA

PostPosted: Wed Aug 23, 2017 10:32 pm    Post subject: Bushnell, Jess c1881-1915 Reply with quote

Monterey Daily Cypress, CA Nov 30, 1915
Dead; Gunshot Wound Fatal
New Monterey Carpenter Succumbs Shortly After Accident
Jesse Bushnell, New Monterey carpenter residing in the Withers addition, accidentally shot and killed himself Sunday shortly before noon while hunting in the vicinity of Seaside lake, about two miles east of this city. At the inquest held at the undertaking parlors of J.A. Pell in Pacific Grove yesterday morning, it developed that Bushnell stumbled while crossing some ties and the gun was discharged, the shot entering and horribly mangling his abdomen. The wounded man was quickly rushed to the Presidio hospital in a government ambulance, but passed away before medical aid could be reached. He was alone at the time of the accident but remained conscious for some time and was able to tell several how the shotgun happed to be fired. Bushnell has been employed for several months at the Presidio of Monterey. He has resided here for about five years and leaves a widow, seven children, a father and mother, three brothers and two sisters. He was a native of California and came here from Soledad. The funeral will be held at 2:30 this afternoon from Pell’s Undertaking Parlors in Pacific Grove. Interment will be in El Carmelo Cemetery, Pacific Grove. The coroner’s jury comprised H.T. Girdner, Bernie Freeman, J. Little, Will Oyer, Erwin Happ, John King, C. Norton, Daniel F. Riley and G. Quental.

Bushnell, Jess, age 34, died in Monterey County on Nov 27, 1915
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    CAGenWeb Monterey County Genealogy Forum Index -> Obituaries - El Carmelo Cemetery All times are GMT
Page 1 of 1

 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group