Posted By: County Coordinator (email)
Date: 11/12/2006 at 15:26:08
E McDowell, farmer, Sec 30 P O Coal Town, was born in Ripley county, Indiana, in 1841, and removed with his parents to Polk county, this state, in 1856, he lived there twelve years and then came to this county, in the early part of the war he enlisted in company A, Tenth Iowa infantry, and served for four years, at Vicksburg he was severely wounded in the hip, the result of which he feels very forcibly at the present day, in 1864 he was married to Lavina Hartzog, of Polk county, they have five children: O P L, Samuel O, Edwin E, Christiana B and Harry M
1880 Boone Co History Book
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