|Posted 2017-12-07 by Judy Wight Branson|
|Weekly Journal Miner, Prescott, Arizona Territory|
Wednesday, December 28, 1910, page 6, column 1
Joseph Britton Claimed By Reaper
(From Saturday, December 24th Daily)
Another pioneer joined the great majority yesterday morning, when
Joseph Britton succumbed to organic heart disease. He was 88 years
old and a native of Canada. He had been a resident of this county
the last twenty years, following the occupation of prospector and
He was stricken two weeks ago at his camp in the Black Canyon
district, and admitted to the hospital thirteen days before his
death. No relatives survive him in this section.
Mr. Britton was an industrious citizen, enjoying a wide acquaintance
in mining circles.
The funeral will be held this morning at 11 o'clock from the chapel
of the Ruffner undertaking parlors. Interment will be in the
Prescott Journal Miner, Prescott, Arizona Territory
Sunday, December 25, 1910, page 5, column 2
Laid At Rest
The funeral of Joseph Britton was held yesterday from the Ruffner
parlors, Rev. Deming officiating in the religious ceremonies. Many
pioneers were present and the remains were laid away in the Citizens
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