Shelby  County  Indiana


The  Shelbyville  Republican
Tuesday, August 2, 1910
Formerly Lived Here and Was
Temperence Lecturer.
          Joseph Critchfield,  who was well known to the older residents of Shelbyville, died a few days ago in a benevolent institution at Chicago.  He was born February 11, 1887, making his age a little over seventy-three years and five months.
          Mr. Critchfield resided here a number years, and he was a member of the Masonic lodge and had quite a large acquaintance over the county, having made temperance speeches in almost every section of the county.  Deceased was a stone cutter by trade.  He was a brother of the  Rev. William Critchfield,  of Brownstown.  His only child, a daughter, is in Paris, France.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

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