Herbert H. Doyle - Oak Grove Cemetery - Paducah, Ky.
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N 37° 05.219 W 088° 37.320
16S E 355840 N 4105752
Quick Description: This small grey marble obelisk is located in the Oak Grove Cemetery - 1613 Park Ave in Paducah, Ky.
Location: Kentucky, United States
Date Posted: 10/13/2013 1:41:44 PM
Waymark Code: WMJ954
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ZZYP
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Long Description:
From the Paducah Evening Sun December 27, 1910:

Life and Death Strangely Met

As Patrolman Doyle's Little girl dies, a son is born

"Six hours after the death of their two-year-old daughter, a boy was born into the family of Patrolman Herbert H. Doyle of 1519 South Sixth Street at noon today. After lying in an unconscious condition for several days Dorothy Doyle succumbed at 6:30 o'clock this morning to uremic poisoning. Mrs. Doyle gave birth to a little son shortly after noon today and both mother and child were doing well this afternoon. The funeral of Dorothy will be conducted at the residence at 10 o'clock tomorrow morning, the Rev. J.B. Pearson of the Third Street Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove. Patrolman Doyle is one of the best men on the local department and receives the sympathy of the department"

The headstone is a grey marble obelisk, approximately 5 foot tall. The Woodman Seal is towards the top. The family name DOYLE appears at the bottom. The inscription reads:

Herbert H Doyle
Born July 10, 1881
Died May 12, 1911

At Rest
Was the inscription legible?: Yes

Location of Marker/Monument: Cemetery

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