Irvin Guy #2 (? - 1887)
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----Sources: Neillsville Times (Neillsville, Clark County, Wis.) 23 Aug. 1887
Bortle, Irvin Guy (? - 15 Aug. 1887)
Bortle - Near Neillsville Aug. 15th, of Cholera infantum, Irvin Guy, infant son of L. E. E. Bortle, aged 9 months and 11 days.
Death may the hands of life unloose
But can’t destroy my love.
Millions of infants souls compose
The family above.
I’ll take these little lambs, says he,
And lay them in my breast.
Protection they shall find in me,
In me be ever blest.
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