Deaths in History in July 1868

  • Jul 6 Sanosuke Harada, Shinsengumi Captain (b. 1840)
  • Jul 15 William Thomas Morton, dentist (1st to use ether), dies
  • Jul 19 Soji Okita, Japanese samurai, 1st Captain of the Shinsengumi (b. 1842 or 1844)
  • Jul 24 George Cattermole, painter/illustrator, dies