Stanton, WI Farmer Died from Cold, Dec 1901

DIED FROM THE COLD.

Stanton, Wis., Farmer Found in a Snow Drift.

NEW RICHMOND, Wis., Dec. 15.---John McQuaid, a well to do farmer residing at Stanton, died at the hospital in Stillwater, Minn., today as a result of exposure to the extremely cold weather. McQuaid was found in a snow drift beside the road, near Houlton, having fallen from his wagon. He was badly frozen, and died within a few hours after reaching the hospital. He was about 50 years of age.

The Duluth News Tribune, Duluth, MN 16 Dec 1901