New Jersey Obituaries - 1899 - Francis Connelly

Drowned in the Bay

Francis Connelly of New York, a sailor on the steamboat Sandy Hook, which runs between Atlantic Highlands and New York, fell overboard last Wednesday night and was drowned. The body was not found until Friday morning, when it was discovered floating near the Atlantic Highlands pier. Deputy Coroner Amzi M. Posten sent the body to New York.

Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, September 20, 1899