|Posted 2019-01-10 by Judy Wight Branson|
|Prescott Journal Miner, Prescott, Arizona Territory|
Thursday, February 6, 1908, page 5
DEATH CLAIMS A PIONEER OF THE WEST
At the advanced ago of 81 years, John Glendennon succumbed yesterday
morning at 1:30 o’clock, at his home on South McCormick street, to
general debility, He was a native of Scotland and leaves no known
His remains were taken in charge by the Ruffner undertaking
establishment to be prepared for burial. The funeral will take place
this afternoon at 3 o’clock, with interment in the Citizens’ cemetery.
Deceased was a pioneer of the great west. He landed in San Francisco
from an English vessel in 1849, during the gold excitement, and engaged
in mining. He identified with the mining industry in California from
that time until 30 years ago, when he came to this county which has
been his home ever sense. He was employed a number of years as a
watchman by the Sultan Mining company the Santa Maria district before
he grew too feeble to attend to the duties of the position.
He was a man of generous impulse and was held in the highest respect by
all who enjoyed his acquaintance.
Prescott Journal Miner, Prescott, Arizona Territory
Thursday, February 6, 1908, page 4
The funeral of the late John Glendennon will be held at G. G. Ruffner's
funeral chapel, Thursday, Feb. 6 at 3 p.m. All friends and
acquaintances are invited. Interment in Citizens cemetery.
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