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Subject: Elizabeth "Biddy" Jane Jenkins

Date: Thursday, September 06, 2001 8:50 PM

Elizabeth "Biddy" Jane Jenkins

Mitchell, James Ruben, age 24 and Elizabeth Jane "Biddy" Jenkins age 20 b.

in Missouri married. 23 Dec. 1885 in Decatur County, Iowa (Bk. B., no page

number, and Bk. 3, p. 383). Bk. 3 shows Ruben James Mitchell married Biddy

J. Jenkins (where born not shown for James). Parents are I. S. Mitchell and

Hannah Cook/Coop Mitchell, and Patrick Jenkins and Susannah (Downey) Jenkins

marriage on file at Decatur County Courthouse, Leon, Iowa.

Turpin, Ben F. age 41 born in Indiana and Elizabeth Jane "Biddy" (Jenkins)

Mitchell age 42 born in Harrison County, Missouri married 25 Sept 1904 in

Lamoni, IA (Book 8, page 441) marriage record shows Biddie Jenkins Mitchell

number 2 marriage for both. Parents are James Turpin and Martha (Arthur)

Turpin and Patrick Jenkins and Susan (Downey) Jenkins. Marriage is on file

at Decatur County Courthouse, Leon, Iowa.

Courtesy of George Noe

Biddy Jane Turpin is buried in the Lillie cemetery. Courtesy of Ruby Cox.




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