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Irish, William died 1922

IRISH, SMITH, INGLES

Posted By: S. Ferrall IAGenWeb volunteer
Date: 4/28/2016 at 16:17:40

William Irish, a resident of Elk twp. for over forty years, died at his home in Elk township Thursday, January 26, of old age.

Mr. Irish was 78 years old and was known as an honest upright man and a good citizen. The funeral was held Saturday, burial in the Brookshier cemetery.

~Clayton County Messenger, February 1, 1922 (Elkport column)

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William Irish, an old time resident of this vicinity died at his home in Elk Valley, east of here last Thursday.

He was 78 years old and a veteran of the civil war, highly respected for his honest, loyalty and industry.

His wife survives. He was buried in the Brookshier cemetery, Saturday afternoon. Funeral services were conducted by Rev. Meyers.

~Clayton County Messenger, February 8, 1922 (Edgewood column)

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Notes:
1) The DOD on his military gravestone is 1910, which is in obvious conflict with the dates on the above death notices; and with the Iowa Death Certificate database.

2) His wife, Catherine 'Kate' (Smith) Ingles Irish, died just a few days after his death. She is also buried in the Brookshier cemetery but apparently has no gravestone. She may be buried next to her 1st husband Benjamin Ingles (also a CW soldier).


 

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