Watermen's Memorial

Halyma Jakobson  
May 25, 1900

Sturgeon Fisherman
Drowning, Papers in his pocket identified him. His employer Augustus Johnson sailed to Delaware to retreive the body. He and another Swede were trying to get back into the Cohansey when their boat upset near Ship John. Delaware Bay near Mahon's Ditch.

Bridgeton Evening News
Date: Tuesday, May 29, 1900 Page 1