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Re: Farm Laborer County Home


Posted By: Sarah Thorson Little (email)
Date: 9/13/2017 at 22:57:01

In Response To: Farm Laborer County Home (Rose Wargo)

I looked at his death certificate.

Decatur county Iowa #27-526
Jacob Bigley died at the County Home in Eden township, Decatur County on June 11, 1924; died at 5 pm. He died from cardiovascular disease and had been treated from January 1, 1923. He was listed as age 83, farmer; widower; born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; parents Jack Nathan and Anna Bigley; employer had been Elmer Shira; informant Elmer Shira of Leon, Iowa; burial in Leon Cemetery. F. S. Stewart, undertaker.

From findagrave.com
Jacob Bigley
October 4, 1837 in Chambersburg, Franklin County,
June 11, 1924 in Leon, Decatur county, Iowa


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