Charles Deyo was fatally shot at Shawangunk, Ulster County, NY
on Tuesday, 12 October. The Lancaster Daily Intelligencer reported, On This Day
in 1880, that Charles was accidently shot by a “playfellow.”
Lancaster Daily Intelligencer. (Lancaster, PA),
14 October 1880. Chronicling America:
Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress.
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