Courtney Hell, and Death Was Instantaneous
Thomas Courtney, of Nortonville, who had been employed in the mines near Marion, Ill., attempted to board a train at that place last Thursday night, and falling under the cars, met instant death. He was about 35 years old and unmarried. The body was brought to Nortonville and interred Sunday.
Hopkinsville Kentuckian Oct 1900
Causes Death of Former Attendant at Asylum
Mr. Walter Courtney, a young man about twenty-eight years old, died at the
home of his father, John Courtney, Sunday morning. He had been an asylum attendant for some time, but returned to his home on the 16th inst. The next day he was taken sick with typhoid fever and lived only five days.
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