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George W. Ritchie

Obituary Date: 8/29/1903

Information in this record:
Ritchie, George W. a farmer, residing about three miles from Snow Hill on the road to pocomoke City, died yesterday morning after an illness of four days duration. Mr. Ritchie was 77 years of age and he and his invalid wife lived alone in the house. During Sunday night he was stricken with apoplexy and had no assistance until Monday morning, when his son Stausbury found him in a serious condition. He immediately sent for Dr. Aydolotte, who examined Mr. Ritchie and pronounced the case a serious one. 29 August 1903 DM

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