Constable Edgar Eugene Isgitt

Constable Edgar Eugene Isgitt

Harris County Constable's Office - Precinct 2, Texas

End of Watch Thursday, June 15, 1911

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Edgar Eugene Isgitt

Constable Edgar Isgitt was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a man for whipping his wife.

He succumbed to his wound the following day. The suspect was convicted of second-degree murder and sentenced to 20 years.

Constable Isgitt was the elected constable of the Harrisburg Precinct 2. He was survived by his wife and four daughters.


  • Age 39
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Wednesday, June 14, 1911
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to 20 years

arrest, domestic

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Constable Isgitt had four daughters. One of those daughters, Olivia, was my husband’s grandmother. She passed when my father-in law was a little boy so we never got to know her. We can never know the void that is created by the taking of a life. Godspeed, Edgar.

Jennifer Manning, family
Great granddaughter-in-law

February 12, 2021

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