Contributed by Gloria_Lester
Description: Freddie, son of Mr. and Mrs. T. J. McClellanDate: June 19 1888
Newspaper published in: Stockton
Freddie, son of Mr. and Mrs. T. J. McCLELLAN, aged ten years, was drowned
while bathing in the Solomon river, on Thursday, June 14th, 1888.
The father was absent from home when the sad news was telegraphed him. He
reached home in time for the funeral on Saturday, June 16th, at two p.m.
The services were conducted by Rev. A. B. CONWELL at the residence of the
The Band of Hope attended in a body, to look for the last time in this
world upon the from of little Freddie.
Truly "we know not what a day may bring forth," but He who said "They
shall be mine in that day when I make up my jewels" doeth all things
The bereaved family have the sympathy of the entire community.