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La Salle Co., TX - 17 July 1940: John Swanson Yarbrough

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Texas Department of Health
Standard Certificate of Death

Place od Death
State of Texas
County of La Salle
City or Precinct No. Cotulla
Full Name of Deceased John Swanson Yarbrough
Length of Residence Where death Occurred: 8 years
Residence of The Deceased: Cotulla County La Salle State Texas
Sex: Male
Color: White
Date of Birth: March 12, 1866
Age: 74  Months 4  Days 6
Trade, Profession Or Kind of Work: Laborer
Industry or Business In Which Engaged: None
Birthplace: Tilden McMullen Co., Texas
Father: Dave Yarbrough  Birthplace: Unknown
Mother: Nancy White  Birthplace: Texas
Informant: Mrs. Robert Bell  Adress: Falfurrias, T
Place of Burial or Removal: Cotulla, Texas   Date: July 18, 1940
Undertaker: Tarver and Salmon  Address: Cotulla, Texas
Date of Death: July 17, 1940
I Hereby Certify That I Attended The Deceased From  July 17, 1940 to July 17, 1940
I Last Saw Him Alive On July 17, 1940
The Death Occured On The Date Stated Above at (no time supplied)
The Primary Cause of Death Was: Chronic Myocarditis: Contributory Causes were: Senility
Signature: John A. Cook  Address: Cotulla, Texas
File Number: 40
File Date: 7/18/1940
Signature of Local Registrar: W. A. Kidd  Postoffice Address: Cotulla, Texas

Submitted by Renee Smelley
Notes: John Swanson Yarbrough, son of Lorenzo Dow Yarbrough and Nancy White.  He married Jane Louise Crawford on May 14, 1891 in Corrizo Springs, Dimmit Co., TX.  Both John and wife are buried in the Old Cotulla Cemetery without headstones.

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