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Boston Evening Post
Boston Evening Post
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Description: Wife of Thomas COLEMAN Dies.

Date: July 5 1736

Newspaper published in: Boston, MA

We hear from Nantucket, that on the 10th of June past, the wife of Thomas COLEMAN of that Island, was suddenly taken with a stoppage in her throat, and while her husband went to his next neighbour's in order to get help, she died. It is further added, that the sore throat distemper begins to prevail there, and that some few children have already died of it.


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