Death certificate – Gadson, Lorena, 1917

Death certificate, Lorena Gadson, 1917:

Name of deceased:  Lorena Gadson

Certificate number:  27

Date of death:  February 12, 1917

Place of death:  4th Civil District, Heiskell, RFD #3, Anderson County, TN

Date of birth:  February 20, 1914

Place of birth:  Tennessee

Colored; female; aged 2 years, 11 months, 12 days

Cause of death:  Accidental burns by clothing catching fire on the entire body, by M. G. Herrell, MD, Powell, TN

Name of father:  I. S. Gadson

Father’s birthplace:  Georgia

Name of mother:  Jennie Staples

Place of birth:  Tennessee

Informant:  I. S. Gadson, Heiskell, TN

Place of burial:  Haven Chapel

Date of burial:  February 14, 1917

Undertaker:  Charles Cox, Heiskell, TN

[Abstracted from the microfilmed original by Stephanie A. Hill]

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