Hyde Park, PA House Fire, Feb 1860

Feb 2, 1860

FIRE.---CHILDREN BURNED TO DEATH.---The residence of Daniel Early, Sr., situated about three miles below Hyde Park, near Scranton, Pa., was destroyed by fire this night. Three children of Mr. Early perished in the flames. The mother and three other children escaped out of the second-story window, with their lives, but all were badly burned. The father was absent at the time.

Vincent's Semi-annual United States Register, Jan-Jun 1860 page 80