interesting deaths

Mundane or propane:

Victim: Joseph Padfield (1802-1835)
Cause of death: From a coal hole
Circumstance: fell down an old coal-hole which had opened during the night when stepping out of the garden door to go milking
Origin of this story: Padfield Family Journal

Blew me away. Way to go.

I'd have had more exciting afternoons at the corn clinic. Get this snoozeworthy material off the site.
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