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Harry Broadhead

Ulster & Delaware Railroad
"The Only All Rail Route Through the Catskills"


Name: Harry E. Broadhead
Birth: November, 1875
Death:February 28, 1936, Kingston, NY
Residence(s): Arkville, NY; Kingston, NY
Spouse: Cora Sprague
Parents: Abraham & Catherine Broadhead
Date of Hire:
End of Employment: Retired
Position(s) Held: Conductor

Harry Broadhead

From the Catskill Mountain News, March 6, 1936

Death of Harry Broadhead

Harry E. Broadhead, New York Central railroad conductor, died Friday morning at his home, 116 Ten Broeck avenue. Mr. Broadhead had been a railroad employee for 39 years, first with the Ulster and Delaware and later with the New York Central when that company took over the U. & D. He moved to this city [Kingston] about two years ago, coming here from Arkville. He was a member of Mt. Tabor Lodge No. 807, F. & A.M. of Hunter; Rondout Commandery No. 52, K.T. Mountain Chapter, R.A.M. Windham, and Cyprus Temple, Mystic Shrine Albany. In addition to his wife, who was Cora B. Sprague, Mr. Broadhead is survived by several cousins. Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the parlors of A. Carr & Son. The body was placed temporarily in the receiving vault at Wiltwyck cemetery for the interment later in Margaretville cemetery -- Kingston Leader.

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