Florenceville, NB Fire, Jul 1881

A fire in Florenceville, N. B., on Thursday afternoon last burned Richard Wheeler's house and barn, loss $4,000, insurance $1,800 [or $1,300]; Mrs. G. W. Wheeler's house, loss $2,500, no insurance; Rev. Jos. Flewelling's house, loss $1,000, insurance $600; Samuel Taylor's house, loss $200, no insurance; the Methodist church, loss $1,500, no insurance; H. T. Pariet's house, loss considerable, amount unknown, no insurance. The fire originated in Wheeler's barn: cause unknown.

The Sun, Baltimore, MD 18 Jul 1881