|L.W. LeMasters, death certificate Book H1 page 71 (1888), Jay County Health Department, Portland, Indiana|
This certifies, that according to the records of the Jay County Board of Health Department
Name L.W. LeMasters Sr.
Died on April 15, 1888 at ___ C.S.T. at Jay County, Indiana
Sex M Color White Married Age 80
Primary cause of death given was Uraeumic Poison
Certified by D.S. Skinner, M.D. Salamonia, Indiana
Place of burial or removal not given
Date of burial not given
Record was filed May 16, 1888 Book H1 Page No. 71
E.M. Gillum, M.D. Local Heath Officer
Issued on September 1, 1976
He was the son of Jacob LeMasters. This is all I have.
The death certificate of my paternal 3rd-great grandfather, Luman Walker LeMasters Sr. (1808-1888) was recorded in Jay County, Indiana. It has been a part of my research collection for many years, and was part of my father's research back in 1976 when the record was requested.
Luman is buried in the Salamonia Cemetery, Salamonia, Indiana.