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Jackson County, Ohio
Certificate of Death


Certificate of Death
Place of Death:
Washington Twp., Jackson Co., Ohio
File No.
Full Name:
Emmett William Sowers
Registration Dist. No.:
Primary Reg.: Dist. No.:
Registered No. 34
Color or Race:
Date of Death:
May 31, 1942
S/M/W/D: Single Time of Death: 1:15 pm
Spouse:   Served in Military:
Date of Birth: Oct. 24, 1938 Institution:  
Age: 3yr 7m 7d
Cause of death:
Gun shot wound in abdomen. Shot entered left side above left hip, came out right side of abdomen. He was shot by his 5 year old bro. Robert while playing with a 20 ga. shot gun.
Accident, Suicide, or Homicide Accident
Date last worked:  
Birthplace City: Washington Twp Contributory Causes: Abdomenal hemorrhage and died twenty minutes after accident
Birthplace Co./St: Jackson Co., Ohio  
Father: H. H. Sowers Born: Vinton Co., O
Mother: Essie Marie Murray Born: Vinton Co., O  
Informant: H. H. Sowers Address: Wellston, Ohio R R
Burial, Cremation or Removal:   Date of Burial Jun 2, 1942
Burial Location ***ensville, O    
Undertaker: Tinker Funeral Services - W. W. Tinker Address: McArthur, O
Source: State of Ohio Department of Health, Division of Vital Statistics
NOTE: Burial location could be Wilkesville in Vinton Co., Ohio
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