George A. Hughson

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Wednesday, May 27, 1908
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George A. Hughson died early Saturday morning, May 23, 1908, at his home on Garfield street of tumor and dropsy, aged 48 years.

He was the son of C. R. Hughson, who settled in Lyle township in 1856. George was born in Lyle March 8, 1860, and was reared there. He was a bridge builder by trade and worked for Mower county for many years. He has lived in Austin for the past 17 years. He was a member of the M. E. church. He was married to Mrs. Freelove Musser of this city, February 25, 1908. He fell from a bridge last summer while at work and did not fully recover from the shock. He leaves a wife and one brother, John L. Hughson of Lyle. Funeral services, conducted by Rev. G. W. Lutz, were held at the residence Monday afternoon. Interment at Cedar City cemetery.