New Jersey Obituaries - 1899 - daughter Donnell

A Child Scalded to Death

The two-year-old daughter of Mrs. Willard Donnell of Etra was scalded to death last week. Mrs. Donnell was making jelly and the child walked to the stove and pulled a pan of the boiling fruit juice over on her . She lived only a few hours.

Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, October 11, 1899