Rankin Family History Project
Weekly Perryville Union
Perryville, Missouri, Friday, 03 March 1878
An Accident -- While Samuel Rankin, residing a few miles northwest of Perryville, was
engaged in chopping wood, his little son came up behind him and was struck with the edge of the
axe on the joint of one of his elbows, cutting it about half off. It may have to be amputated.
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