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Transcription of Handwritten Letter from John Russell
1/2 Lot Purchased by Mary Russell Nov 2 1886 (handwritten at the top)
$79.50 (handwritten at the top)

Pittsburgh June 13, 1904
To the Board of derictors of st. Marys Cemetery
Being in posian of a Lot in st Marys Cemetery 516 in Section
O. and wishing to move to Calvery Cemetery I here By send
this for your cancrderatian to Let me know soo as possible
who to do it. this Lot was Baught By my (first) wife
(Mary RYAN Russell) who is now dead
Respectfully yours
John Russell
522 Wylie ave
Ps Intent to By 2 Lots which would Be a square


Pittsburgh Gazette, 16 February 1907

RUSSELL -- On Fri. morning, February 15, 1907, at 5:15
o'clock, John Russell, husband of Catherine O'Neil. Funeral
service from his late residence, Russell's Corner and Berry
St., Ingram, Pa., Monday morning at 9 o'clock. Solemn high
mass of requiem at St. Philip's chruch, Crafton, at 10 o'clock.
Friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend.
(New York and Minneapolis papers please copy.) ==========================================================================

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