Throckmorton, J. M. (Died on 21 May 1929)
appeared in Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 24 May 1929, p. 6, column 3

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J. M. Throckmorton, 1321 Elmwood avenue, suffered a stroke while working in his garden Tuesday evening, May 21, and died a few hours later at his home. Mr. Throckmorton, who was associated with the North American Accident Insurance company, had lived in Wilmette about ten years. He had been a member of St. Augustine's Episcopal church vestry for the last three years and at the time of his death was secretary-treasurer of the Wilmette Church union. He was also active in Community Chest work and in connection with the other civic enterprises.

Surviving him are a daughter, Mabel Elizabeth, 17, a senior at New Trier High school; a son, John 13; two brothers, W. K. Throckmorton and P. J. Throckmorton, both of Detroit, and a sister, Mrs. James Orr, of Michigan City, Ind. Mrs. Throckmorton died eleven years ago.

Funeral services will be held at St. Augustine's church this afternoon at 3 o'clock, Dr. Hubert Carleton officiating. The vestry of the church will act as pall bearers. Interment will be at Rosehill.

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24 May 1929
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21 May 1929
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    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
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Throckmorton, J. M. (Died on 21 May 1929)