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After the war he moved the family to Shirley, Indiana, where he procured a position in a glass factory as a glass blower. He did not stay long at this position, however, because of the menace to his health. From there the family went to Kings Mills, Ohio. He worked for the Peter’s Cartridge Company for almost five years. Several of his partners were killed by an explosion and he was severely shaken. He could never bear to enter the factory after that. He then moved to Hamilton, Ohio and worked for the Cincinnati, Hamilton and Dayton Traction Company for eighteen years. Eventually he moved back to Kentucky and resumed farming until his death. He died at the VA hospital in Lexington, Ky.