Delaware County in Iowa

Colesburg in Delaware County

Cold Cases in Colesburg, Iowa





Lyman Elledge

Lyman Elledge

Lyman Samuel Elledge
65 YOA
Colesburg, IA
Delaware County
September 28, 1951

Lyman Elledge, 65, was found bludgeoned to death on the front lawn of the Barney Wiskus home in Colesburg, Iowa, at about 7 a.m. on Friday, September 28, 1951.

Delaware County Coroner Dr. Paul G. Meyer said autopsy results showed Elledge died from a skull fracture wound to the back of his head.

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