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Box 49/10
1850
 
 
 
 
Date 
Age/Gender
  Name/Residence  
 Coroner
Cause of Death
Jan. 9    M/4 or 5 Samuel A. Douglas 
Lot 25, Manvers Twp.
W. Lawson Drowned in well, son of Alexander Douglas
Mar. 23   M/-  

David Greely
Haldimand Twp.

B. Ewing       Log that he was cutting fell on him by accident
Apr. 5  M/-  

Arthur Quinton
Bond Head, Clarke Twp.

J. Beavis Accidentally drowned while duck hunting on the Mill pond at Bond Head
Apr. 11 M/-  Michael Conner 
Clarke  Twp.
J. Beavis From the fall of a tree when chopping
May 24 M/- John Hunter
Seymour Twp.
A. Murphy Drowned and suffocated in the Crowe River
May 24 M/- Sylvester Parks
Percy Twp.
H. Meade Dropped dead of natural causes
Jun. 4 M/- Joseph Bowen
Seymour Twp.
A. Murphy Died May 27, by drowning at the Trent River
Jun. 4 M/- Luey Ickey
Seymour Twp.
A. Murphy Died May 27, by drowning at the Trent River
Jun. 6 M/- Jesse Dominick    
Seymour
A. Murphy Died May 27, by drowning at the Trent River
Jun. 6 M/-   Augustus Lelong
Seymour Twp.
A. Murphy Died May 27, by drowning at the Trent River
Jun. 13 M/Newborn Newborn Male Miligan
Hamilton Twp.
D. Brodie  Baby of Rosa Miligan, servant, died of natural casuses
Sep. 4 M/- James Selyer
Murray Twp. 
A. Murphy

-- Includes warrant to give evidence

Oct. 15 M/- Thomas Reilley
Port Hope/HopeTwp.
R. Maxwell Accidentally fell out of wagon which passed over bowels causing death.  Wagon driven by Joseph Reilley from Con. 7, Cavan Twp.
Dec. 28 F/- Josette Peneysaw
Cramahe Twp.
A. Murphy  Fatigue from the weather, found on the road leading to John Plant's house
Dec. 31 F/- Sally Wood
Cobourg
D. Brodie Exposure to inclemency of the weather and fatigue
Box 49/11
1851
       
Date 
Age/Gender
  Name/Residence  
 Coroner
Cause of Death
Feb. 15     M/Infant

Newborn male child of Elizabeth Connor
Hamilton, Twp.

David Brodie Strangled to death by spinster Margaret Cannon
Mar. 5 M/- George Keathly 
Hamilton Twp.
D. Brodie  Visitation from God in a natural way
Jun. 15 M/- John L. Gow
Percy Twp.
B. Ewing Excessive drinking causing delirium and exposure to the bad weather
Aug. 31 F/Infant

Anne Jane Roper   
Port Hope

R. Maxwell Overdose of Laudannum incautiously given - stage accident
Sep. 10 -/- H.P. Haven
Percy Twp.
H. Meade Suffocated and drowned at Hammerston Lake
Nov. 11 F/4 yrs. Mary Flemming
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Burned by her clothes catching fire, died almost instantly
Dec. 25 M/-

Joseph Smart
---

R. Maxwell Excessive drinking and through its effects he died
Box 49/12  1852        
Date 
Age/Gender
  Name/Residence  
 Coroner
Cause of Death
Jan. 25 M/- Michael McCabe
Trent River in Murray Twp.
A. Murphy   Excessive drinking
Apr. 9 M/- David Bruce
Port Hope
R. Maxwell A fit caused by ardent drinking
Apr. 12 M/- Daniel Noonan
Cobourg
D. Brodie Excessive drinking
Apr. 22 M/- Jacob Herrington
Brighton (Formerly Murray)
H. Meade Drowned in flood water
May 14 F/Infant Infant D. Brodie Found murdered in Lake Ontario
Jun. 21 M/-   William McMahon
Lot 11, Con. 5, Percy Twp.
H. Meade   Drowned in West Niles Mill Pond
Jun. 25 F/- Mary Ann Costo
Brighton Twp.
H. Meade   Found dead in Benjamin Brundag's pasture, Lot 30, Con. 6, Brighton - no evidence of cause of death
Aug. 28 M/- William Harris
Port Hope
R. Maxwell E.Greenlee fell on his chest and abdomen causing his death due to weakened condition of the lungs
Aug. 31 M/30 Matthew Davis
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Excessive drinking and confinement in the lock-up room with no provision for lighting and ventilation did die Aug. 3
Box 49/13  1853        
Date 
Age/Gender
  Name/Residence  
 Coroner
Cause of Death
Jan. 7 M/Infant Mother is daughter of James Sutton,Father is JamesMorrison
Cavan Twp.
W. Lawson Died from want of proper care in the way of clothing and nursing by Mrs. Morrison
Apr. 13 M/- Phillip Tompkins 
Brighton
H. Meade Visitation of God
Apr. 24 F/-

Mary Burke  
Darlington Twp.

J. Scott  Visitation of God
May 10 F/Infant Female Infant 
Cobourg
D. Brodie Found in Lake Ontario, Cobourg Harbour, no evidence she was alive after birth
May 13 M/- James Hullighan
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Natural causes
Jun. 6 F/- Harriett Sleep
Cobourg
D. Brodie  Found drowned in Lake Ontario at Cobourg, no evidence of violence
Jun. 13 F/Infant Illegit. Child of Anne Finley
Percy Twp.
H. Meade   Not having proper assistance during birth
Jun. 15 M/- George Adams and John McLellan
Seymour Twp.
H. Meade  Excessive drinking and exposure to the heat of the weather
2 Aug. M/- Alexander Lamont D. Brodie Intoxicated - drowned in Cobourg harbour
Aug. 27 M/- John Gee
Cobourg
D. Brodie Accidental discharge of gun while opening a gate, shot in the head, instant death
Oct. 16 M/- Thomas Scallion
Cobourg
P.G. Fergus Drowned in the Trent River
Nov. 19 M/- Edwin Harris
Hamilton Twp.
D. Brodie Accidentally and by misfortune suffocated and drowned at Rice Lake
Dec. 27 M/- Joseph Jamison
Hope Twp.
R. Maxwell Intoxication and exposure to the cold, fell from his horse on Lakeshore road, near Francis Little's Tavern.
Box 49/14  1854        
Date 
Age/Gender
  Name/Residence  
 Coroner
Cause of Death
Feb. 27 M/- David Conway
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Intoxication - fell off sleigh near 1st toll gate on Peterborough and Port Hope
Mar. 18 M/- Denis Shoughrow D. Brodie Intoxication - fell on road in severe weather
Apr. 11 M/- Francis Crossley 
Clarke Twp.
J. Beavis Crushed by a pile of logs
Apr. 22 F/- Jane Nixon
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Excessive intoxication - died in lock up for public nuisance.
May 5 M/- William Wells
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Cut his throat with a razor while labouring under mental derangement
Jun. 1 M/- James McGrath
Seymour Twp.
P.G. Fergus Suffocated and drowned when boat was upset in rapids of the Trent River
Jun. 5 M/- John Dayly
Haldimand
J. Wilson Accidentally run over by a wagon load of lumber
Jun. 17 M/- Thomas Lavery
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Drowned. Much testimony to the effect that he had been murdered but coroner's jury did not speculate.
Jun. 26 M/- Edward Tighe
Ranney's Falls, Seymour Twp.
P.G. Fergus Suffocated and drowned - slipped from log jam on Trent River
Jun. 27 M/Infant

James Cook   
Cartwright Twp.

F.W. Howe Suffocated and drowned in Scugog Lake
Jun. 27 M/Infant

John Cook   
Cartwright Twp.

F.W. Howe Suffocated and drowned in Scugog Lake
Jun. 28 M/- Frederick Clarke
Cobourg
D. Brodie Ran over by wagon
Jul. 3 F/- Irene Crosson
Cobourg
D. Brodie Took small amount of oil of bitter almonds not knowing its poisonous effects on the human body
Jul. 13 M/- James Pegg
Hamilton Twp.
D. Brodie Accidentally shot by brother William Pegg
Aug. 14 M/- John Blaney
Cobourg/Rice Lake
D. Brodie Fell from boat on Rice Lake and drowned
Aug. 30 F/M Infants Johanna Brick's infants
Seymour Twp.
P.G. Fergus Delivered twin in 7th month of pregnancy - both stillborn
Sep. 9 F/- Elizabeth Lemon
Cobourg
D. Brodie Suffocated and drowned in Lake Ontario
Sep. 20 M/- David Heron
Cobourg
D. Brodie Fit brought on by intemperance while labouring under a fit of delirium while in lock-up
Sep. 24 M/- James Keefe
Cobourg
D. Brodie Some internal disease brought on by exposure to the weather
Nov. 15 M/- Charles Nixon
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Excessive indulgence
Dec. 2 F/24 Julia Melbourne
Port Hope
- Suicide by drowning - she was a depressed person with prior suicide attempts --- stitch marks on her throat indicating a previous attempt
Dec. 4 M/- John McEvers
Cobourg
D. Brodie Drowned in Lake Ontario
Box 49/15  1855        
Date 
Age/Gender
  Name/Residence  
 Coroner
Cause of Death
Jan. 5 M/- Thomas Dowling
Hope Twp.
R. Maxwell Fell from his wagon while intoxicated
Feb. 9 M/- Robert Ramsay
Seymour Twp.
P.G. Fergus Suffocated after being buried in wheat.
Mar. 27 F/- Anastasia Bo (nee Ryan)
Seymour Twp.
P.G. Fergus Visitation of God
Mar. 29 M/- William M. Lyons
Seymour Twp.
P.G. Fergus Caused from the effects of a quantity of Prussic acid taken while labouring under temporary insanity
Apr. 13 M/15 John Hobbs
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Drowned in Gilmour's mill pond or Port Hope Creek. Had been under the ice and not found for 6 or 7 weeks.
Apr. 30 -/- Unknown
Hamilton Twp.
D. Brodie Body was badly mutilated -- unknown cause of death
Apr. 30 M/- Joseph Kellett
Manvers -- Preston Mill
W. Barry Suffocated and drowned at Preston's Mill pond
Jul. 7 M/Infant Infant
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Found in the harbour drowned. Local women from a rooming house quizzed about recent births.
Jul. 16 M/-

Unknown Male
Cobourg

J. Wilson Died from wounds inflicted in his neck by a sharp instrument and by drowning Lake
Jul. 20 M/- William Cornett
Hope Twp.
R. Maxwell Intoxicated and hit by a wagon
Jul. 20 M/14 Unkown
Town of Cobourg
David Brodie Found drowned in Cobourg harbour
Aug. 18 M/8 John Skitch
Port Hope
R. Maxwell William Skitch's son died while helping his father clean a well
Sep. 13 F/- Mary Sperin and Child
Cobourg
D. Brodie Drowned in the harbour
Oct. 1 M/- Darius Marsh
Brighton
H. Meade Accidentally fell into the hold of the Schooner "Edith"
Oct. 18 M/- William Lennard
Port Hope
R. Maxwell In a natural way, old and sick
Oct. 22 M/- W.G. Cowdry
Cobourg
D. Brodie Accidental gun discharge into head
Nov. 3 M/- Thomas MacIntosh
Seymour Twp.
P.G. Fergus Visitation of God
Nov. 18 M/14 Boy named Taylor
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Apparently swept off the wharf on Oct. 2 while family was waiting to board boat; family searched all next day but then had to continue journey. Boy found floating in the harbour
Nov. 26 M/- E.D. Stanley
Hamilton Twp.
R. Maxwell Found dead, intoxicated, exhausted, fell into a swamp and died of exposure
Dec. 18 M/- Robert Strain
Hamilton Twp.
R. Maxwell Intoxicated, exposure at the old harbour at Port Hope
Dec. 22 M/- John Peake
Rice Lake/ Cobourg
D. Brodie Drowned, fell through ice of Rice Lake
Box 49/16  1856        
Date 
Age/Gender
  Name/Residence  
 Coroner
Cause of Death
Jan. 30 M/- William English
Hope Twp.
W. Berry Jr. Labouring on the Port Hope and Lindsay Rail Road, bank gave way while working on road bed
Mar. 4 M/- Joseph Kennedy
Percy Twp.
P.G. Fergus Falling tree fell on him while the deceased was chopping it down
Mar. 12 M/-

Lucius O'Brine
Port Hope

R. Maxwell Visitation of God.
May 21 M/Child Edward Moore
Port Hope -- Beamish Mill
- Drowned at Beamish's mill pond, Port Hope. Both Children of the widow Moore
May 21 M/Child Frederick Moore
Port Hope -- Beamish Mill
- Drowned at Bearnish's mill pond, Port Hope. Both Children of the widow Moore
Jun. 18 M/- Patrick Brennan
Hamilton Twp.
D. Brodie Drowned -- fell from rail bridge into Rice Lake
Jun. 22 M/- Patrick Griffin
Hamilton Twp.
- Cut his own throat while in a temporary fit of insanity and intoxication
Jun. 27 M/- Unknown Male
Cobourg
D. Brodie Found drowned in the harbour
Jul. 4 M/- William Dixon
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Drowned and suffocated in Port Hope harbour
Jul. 9 M/-38-40 Michael W. McGowan
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Found dead in the woods near Grand Trunk Rail Road Depot; may have slashed his throat with a razor -  body badly decomposed
Aug. 31 M/- Phelix (Felix) Watson  
Alias Phillip Ward -- Port Hope
R. Maxwell Lunatic -- drowned in harbour after throwing himself off the wharf
Sep. 6 M/- David Davis
Clarke Twp.
W. Mitchell Dragged into a pond by his team of horses
Sep. 9 M/-

Balder Obley 
Campbellford/Seymour Twp.

J. Paterson Accidental -- discharge of a blast at the quarry - the deceased was trying to remove equipment that failed to detonate ealier.
Sep. 9 M/- Michael McDonald      
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Run over by a train half a mile west of Port Hope
Sep. 17 M/- James Logan
Brighton
S. Davidson Intoxication, inclement weather while attempting to cross Presquill Isel Bay in a small boat.
Sep. 17 M/- Samuel Harris  
Hope Twp.
R. Maxwell Died while chopping wood, tree fell on him
Oct. 9 M/- David Saxon 
Brighton
J.B. Young Run over by a train while wagon was crossing the train tracks -- deceased was the passenger
Oct. 9 M/- John McCutcheon Twp. of Cramahe John Wilson Collapsed in rail yard near Colborne
Oct. 13 M/- Unknown Male
Cobourg
D. Brodie Found in Cobourg harbour; described as a "coloured man."
Oct. 29 M/- Andrew Danaghy
Twp. of Brighton
S. Davidson Run over by a locomotive on Oct. 8, 1856 while"indiscreetly attempting to cross the Grant Trunk Railway at the public crossing west of Delany's tavern."
Nov. 3 M/-16 George Sidy
Hamilton/Rice Lake
R. Maxwell Bank of earth gave way while deceased was removing clay from a pit for the purpose of putting it on James Sackvill's mill dam, 8th Con.
Box 49/17 1857 Jan. - Jul.        
Date 
Age/Gender
  Name/Residence  
 Coroner
Cause of Death
Jan. 8 M/- Thomas Davis
Seymour
J. Patterson Intoxicated and exposure to the cold on a public road between Con. 6 and 7
Jan. 9 M/- Gordon McLeod
Bowmanville
D. Coate

Excessive Drinking

Jan. 29 F/- Eleanor Ostrom
Murray Twp
P.G. Fergus Clothes caught on fire while baking a cake on the open hearth -- burned to death. Some blood on clothes where husband had beaten her on earlier occasion.
Feb. 20 M/- James Maxwell
Lot 34, Con. 9, Darlington Twp.
L.Ormiston Suffocated and drowned in a pool
Mar. 16 M/- William Patterson
Cavan Twp.
J. Thexton Excessive drinking and neglecting medical aid
Mar. 23 M/- George Ivison
Murray Twp.
P.G. Fergus Kicked in the face by his horse which caused a severly fractured skull
Mar. 24 M/- Thomas Gordon
Town of Cobourg
D. Brodie Died in Cobourg gaol of consumption
Apr. 1 M/- William Argue
Port Hope
W.H. Evatt Fell under railroad cars
Apr. 9 M/- William Edgcomb Jr. and John Edgcomb
Cramahe Twp.
S. Davidson Exposure to storm and cold in an open boat on Lake Ontario on Apr. 1 - 2
Apr. 9 M/- John Irwin 
Cramahe Twp.
S. Davidson Exposure to storm and cold in an open boat on Lake Ontario on Apr. 1 - 2
Apr. 9 M/- John Newton
Cramahe Twp.
S. Davidson Exposure to storm and cold in an open boat on Lake Ontario on Apr. 1 - 2
Apr. 10 M/-

Charles Parker
Haldimand Twp.

J. Wilson Exposure in an open boat on Lake Ontario during a storm
Apr. 24 M/3 mons. Samuel West
Lot 30, Con. 8, Darlington Twp.
F.W. Hows Suffocated from effort to vomit
May 5 M/- Edward Daniels
Cobourg
D. Brodie Crushed to death between two Grand Trunk cars while uncoupling them
May 10 M/- Thomas Mulligan
Port Hope
W.H. Evatt Found drowned in North Grand Trunk Rail Road Quarry -- May 9
May 21 M/- Adam Foster
Percy Twp.
S. Davidson Visitation of God
May 23 M/child John Thomas Devenah
Port Hope
W.H. Evatt Drowned in Beamish's Mill pond
May 26 M/- Jacob Baragan
Seymour Twp.
J. Patterson Drowned
Jul. 2 M/- Peter McCallum
Seymour Twp.
J. Patterson Visitation of Providence
Jul. 2 M/- William Trouse
Port Hope
W. H. Evatt Found drown in the new harbour
Jul. 3 M/- David Best
Hope Twp.
W.H. Evatt Burnt to death in his house while intoxicated
Jul. 14 M/- John Heron
Port Hope
W.H. Evatt Found drowned in Lake Ontario
Jul. 28 Fire -
Cobourg
D. Brodie The Albion burned
Jul. 29 M/- James Porter
Haldimand Twp.
J. Wilson Found drowned in Lake Ontario
Box 49/18 1857 Aug. - Dec.        
Date 
Age/Gender
  Name/Residence  
 Coroner
Cause of Death
Aug. 22 M/- Unknown Man
Port Hope
W.H. Evatt Drowned and suffocated in Port Hope harbour
Aug. 27 M/-

James Fowler Sr.
Opposite Lot 17, Con. 10, Manvers Twp.

A. Preston Visitation of God
Sep. 7 M/- Unknown Male
Seymour Twp.
J. Patterson Found in Bradley Bay in the Trent River
Sep. 8 M/- Hiram O. Townsley
Hope Twp.
W.H. Evatt Fell from cap of the flume of the mill race upon a slab
Sep. 28 F/- Bridget Apelstine
Cobourg
R. D. Chatterton Not being of sound mind, did shoot and wound herself with a pistol ball in the mouth, also she was intoxicated.
Oct. 1 F/-

Anna Marie Ham
Darlington Twp.

D. Coate Fell into a spring of water and drowned
Oct. 8 F/-

Lucretia Moreland
Brighton

J.B. Young Suicide by hanging
Oct. 16 M/- John Clancy
Cobourg
D. Brodie Intoxication -- lack of food
Oct. 19 M/- Unknown Male
Cobourg
D. Brodie Drowned in a Lake
Oct. 25 M/- George Davis
Murray Twp.
P. McPherson Visitation of God
Nov. 6 F/-

Margaret Beith
Darlington Twp.

D. Coate Arsenic administered by her own hand while labouring under a state of depression
Nov. 10 M/- Edward Farrell
Darlington Twp.
D. Coate Intoxicated and drowned.
Nov. 16 M/- John Guiles
Murray Twp.
P.G. Fergus Visitation of God in a natural way
Nov. 24 M/- Amos Sergent
Alnwick
D. Brodie Intoxication and exposure
Dec. 1 M/- Thomas Sheidow
Cavan Twp.
W. Berry Jr. Fell through the trestle bridge while intoxicated
Dec. 4 M/-

Robert Campbell
Port Hope

R. Maxwell Drown while trying to rescue Capitan and crew of the schooner "Niagra of Oshawa"
Dec. 4 M/-

Stephen Paddock
Port Hope

R. Maxwell Drown while trying to rescue Capitan and crew of the schooner "Niagra of Oshawa"
Dec. 6 F/Infant

Lucinda J. Solomon 
Clarke Twp.

W. Mitchell Caused by being too much coved up with too many bed clothes
Dec. 13 M/- John McGimsie
Port Hope
W.H. Evatt Drown in Lake Ontario
Dec. 14 F/1 year Mary Coulter
Bowmanville
D. Coate Drowning in well
Dec. 17 M/- Michael Hurley
Cobourg
D. Brodie Intoxication
Dec. 19 M/- John Grey
Manvers Twp.
F.W. Howe Suicide by cutting his own throat
Dec. 21 M/-

Henry Campbell
Darlington Twp.

D. Coate Intoxication and lack of proper care -- Deranged by Alcohol
Dec. 31 F/Infant Female Infant
Murray
P. G. Fergus Cord not tied properly and bled to death -- left on rail road tracks near Trenton Station -- was feloniously, wilfully and of malice killed. Three local women who were pregnant were apprehended and inspected.
Box 49/19 1858 Jan. - Apr.        
Date 
Age/Gender
  Name/Residence  
 Coroner
Cause of Death
Jan. 14 M/- William Shearer
Cobourg
D. Brodie Intoxication and exposure
Feb. 1 F/- Betsy Scott
Cramahe
S. Davidson Old age and Visitation of God - Died Jan. 29
Feb. 15 M/- Willliam Hawkins
Cramahe
J.B. Young Exposure and fatigue from walking a long distance in bad weather.
Feb. 20 M/-

Frederick Winstanley
Bowmanville

D. Coate Apoplexy
Feb. 25 F/22 Jane Cameron
Darlington
D. Coate Visitation of God and epilepsy
Mar. 20 M/- George Hutchings
Port Hope -- Labourer
W.H. Evatt While trying to fix a chain to stop logs, he was hit by a chunk of ice and fell into the water and was carried away.
Apr. 16 M/- Andrew McAuly
School house No. 9, Cavan
W. Berry Jr. Committed suicide by hanging
Apr. 21 M/- House of John Fairbairn
Bowmanville
D. Coate Fire
Box 49/20 1858 May - Dec.        
Date 
Age/Gender
  Name/Residence  
 Coroner
Cause of Death
May 2 M/- James J. McAuley
Frankford
P.G. Fergus Hypertrophy or enlargement of the heart and visitation of God
May 7 M/- William White
Cobourg
D. Brodie Suffocated and drowned
May 16 M/- Ira Winters
Cramahe Twp.
S. Davidson Suffocated and drowned
Jun. 7 M/Infant Male Infant
Port Hope
W.H Evatt Death caused by bleeding from the cord
Jun. 18 M/- Edward Oke
Cramahe Twp.
S. Davidson Drown while learning how to swim
Jun. 30 M/13 William Folly
Bowmanville
D. Coate Unsound mind found drown
Aug. 5 M/- Charles Atkinson
Seymour Twp.
J. Patterson Intoxication and exposure to the sun
Aug. 13 M/- John Burke
Hamilton Twp.
D. Brodie Visitation of God
Aug. 21 M/- John Hawke
Darlington Twp.
D. Coate Beating his horse, then the horse kicked the deceased in the stomach area
Sep. 5 M/- Alexander McIntosh
Bowmanville
D. Coate Disease of the heart accelerated by intoxication
Sep. 17 M/2 Thomas Fenson
Darlington Twp.
D. Coate Fell into pond and drowned
Nov. 18 M/- William Ward
Haldimand Twp.
J. Wilson Intoxication
Dec. 1 M/- William Coulter George Aylesworth Horse took fright and he fell out of buggy
Box 49/21 1858 King Inquest       Sarah Ann King Inquest
Date 
Age/Gender
  Name/Residence  
 Coroner
Cause of Death
Nov. 27 F/- Sarah Ann King
Brighton
S. Davidson Murdered by poisoning (whie arsenic) by William Henry King, M.D., her husband.
Box 49/22 1859          
Date 
Age/Gender
  Name/Residence  
 Coroner
Cause of Death
Jan. 21 M/- William Muir
Found in Lot 26, Con. 5, Clarke Twp.
G. Aylesworth Upset a load of timber on himself
Feb. 2 M/- Hazard Rowley
Hamilton Twp.
D. Brodie Intoxication at Harwood, drowned at Rice Lake
Feb. 16 M/- Thomas Connor
Cramahe Twp.
J. Wilson Intoxicated and a fit of apoplexy
Feb. 17 M/- John Finlay
Newcastle
Benjamin M. Allen Excessive drinking
Feb. 17 F/- Ellen Carruthers
Hope Twp.
- Deranged state of mind, took poison
Mar. 18 M/- Darby Cavanagh
Hamilton Twp.
D. Brodie Exhaustion and exposure to the weather
Mar. 20 -/- ____Crocker
Darlington Twp.
D. Coate Drowned in Lake Ontario
Mar. 20 M/- Mr. Terry
Darlington Twp.
D. Coate Suffocated and drowned in Lake Ontario
Mar. 20  F/- Mrs. Terry
Darlington Twp.
 
D. Coate Suffocated and drowned in Lake Ontario
Mar. 21 F/Infant  Female Infant
Cobourg 
D. Brodie  Drowned in Lake Ontario
Mar. 31 F/10 Unknown Female child
Darlington Twp.
D. Coate Drowned in lake Ontario
Apr. 2 M/-  Hamlet Vernere
Found on Lot 26, Con. 7
J. Wilson Visitation of God
Apr. 15 M/-   James Reive
Hamilton Twp.
D. Brodie Intoxication and exposure
Apr. 16 F/Infant  Daughter of Annie or Susannah Burke
Hamilton Twp.
D. Brodie Died from neglect at birth
Apr. 24 F/- Elizabeth Huffman
Hamilton Twp.
-   Visitation of God
May 17 M/Infant  Son of Jacob Baker and Sophia Baker
Bowmanville
D. Coate   Poisoned without intention
May 20 F/- Elizabeth Nichol
Haldimand Twp.
Intoxicated, east bound train ran over her
May 30 F/- Helena Munshaw
Bowmanville
D. Coate Accidentally when furniture fell on her
Jun. 8 M/- James Adams
Haldimand Twp.
J. Wilson Train ran into their hand cart
Jun. 8 M/- John Shean [?]
Haldimand Twp.
J. Wilson    Train ran into their hand cart
Jun. 8 M/-  Edward Fitzgerald
Haldimand Twp.
J. Wilson  Train ran into their hand cart
Jul. 6 M/-  Thomas Harkason
Haldimand/Grafton 
J. Wilson Lumber fell on deceased while he was working on repairing culvert near Grafton G.T.R. Station
Jul. 6  M/- William Indian
Alnwick Twp.
Robert Osborne Drowned on Rice Lake
Jul. 14 M/- George Munroe
Haldimand Twp.
J. Wilson Fainting caused by exhaustion
Jul. 24 F/- Home of Mary Ann Manning (absentee)
Port Hope
R. Maxwell Fire
Jul. 26 M/-  William Mintie
Seymour Twp.
John Patterson Suicide by hanging
Aug. 17 M/5 William Henry Allen
Port Hope
R. Maxwell  Drowned in mill pond
Aug. 17 M/-  Edward Nelson
Colborne
J. Wilson Attempted to climb a moving wagon, he fell and was dragged under the wheels, causing death
Aug. 20 M/- John Rannie
Campbellford/Seymour Twp.
J. Patterson   Compression of the brain - hit head on a rock when he fell
Aug. 20 F/-  Mary Ann Clayton
Darlington Twp.
D. Coate  Visitation of God
Sep. 3 F/-  Catharine Armstrong
Cavan Twp.
W. Berry Jr. Excessive drinking
Sep. 6 M/- Thomas [Comusk]
CartwrightTwp.
F. Henderson   Drowned after falling out of canoe on Lake Scugog
Oct. 11 M/7 Thomas Markham
Cramahe Twp.
J. Wilson  Burned to death in a house fire
Oct. 11 F/2 Susan Markham 
Cramahe Twp.
J. Wilson Burned to death in a house fire
Oct. 29 M/- William Pinch Jr.
Bowmanville
D. Coate Visitation of God
Nov. 5 F/- Mary Murray - Alias Delaney
At Keough Inn, Murray Twp.
P.G. Fergus Wild turnip and spirits - Visitation of God

                                          

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