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Harvey McCracken

   Harvey McCracken died at his home in Hamilton township of gangrene Feb. 6, aged 74 years and 9 days. He was born in Pennslvania Jan. 28, 1838, and was married to Mary McArthur Jan. 18, 1871. They have been residents of Hamilton township about 14 years. Mr. McCracken was a veteran of the Civil war in which he served three years. He was a member of the Lutheran church.
   Services were held at the home at 12 o'clock noon and at the Sherman church at 2 p.m. Feb. 8, by Rev. J. W. Tolly, followed by interment in Sherman cemetery. His wife and four daughters, Madams Emma Stockton and Pearl Cassiday of Hamilton township, and Belle Fillion and Cora Ferguson of Pennsylvania; three son, Thurman and Ward McCracken of Hamilton township, and Rex McCracken of Germfest, Michigan, survive him.
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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