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The Boston News-Letter
The Boston News-Letter
Contributed by Gigimo

Description: Death of Joshua COGGESHAL

Date: May 8 1735

Newspaper published in: Boston, MA

We are also informed that Joshua COGGESHAL, Esq. of Rhode Island on the 30th of April last, riding out from his own house about a mile and an half about some business, his horse started and ran by the side of a fence with great force on a large stake, which struck the said COGGESHAL on his breast and dismounted him off his horse, that he never spoke but one word afterwards, and dyed within a few hours. he was decently buried on Friday the 2d instant.

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