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Phoebe (Boggess) Busby (1887)


Posted By: Pat Hochstetler
Date: 10/27/2007 at 17:34:28

Winterset Madisonian and Chronicle
Winterset, Iowa
Thursday, February 17, 1887
Page 4

Special Mention

The elderly Mrs. Busby, grandmother of F. DeLos Campbell, died at her home in this city Saturday. She was upwards of eighty-seven years of age.

The Winterset News
Winterset, Iowa
Wednesday, February 16, 1887
Page 4, Column 1

Mrs. Phoebe Busby died here Saturday evening. She was born in Virginia in 1800, was married to John Busby about 1820, moved to Indiana, and from there to Illinois in 1850, and to Iowa in 1869.

Her husband, with whom she lived some 60 years, died in 1880, She was surrounded with descendants to the fourth generation.


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