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Holmes County Ohio Obituaries Extracted From The Holmes County Republican, Millersburg, Ohio, 1856-1859

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1856-1859 Obituaries from the Holmes County Republican in Millersburg, Holmes County Ohio.

CLEAR, Michael Obituary

An old Sailor named Michael Clear died at Greenwich, Conn., last week. In 1810 he was a sailor before the mast, but during the war of 1812 he was captain of the foretop on board the Constitution. Capt Clear aided in taking the Guerriere under Cora Hull, the Java under Com. Bainbridge, and the Cyane and Levant under Com. Stewart. ' The brave old salt after his sailing days were over held the position of sailing master at the Brooklyn Navy yard. [Holmes County Republican, (Millersburg, Oh.), April 22, 1858]

PETERS, John S. Obituary

Ex-Gov. John S. Peters, of Connecticut, died at Hebron on the 30th ult., at the advanced age of 86. [Holmes County Republican, (Millersburg, Oh.), April 22, 1858]

RYAN, Father John Obituary

Father John Ryan, of Buffalo, ordained in 1851 by Bishop Timon as a Catholic Priest, died on the 4th. [Holmes County Republican, (Millersburg, Oh.), April 22, 1858]