Dennis H. McBeth was born in Jasper County, Iowa, September 13, 1866
(sic, should read 1868) and died at this home south of Percival
Saturday June 23, 1923 at the age of 56 (sic) years 9 months and 10
days. He had been sick for a year; but his condition became worse
about 5 weeks ago, but he was con fined to his bed only one week.
When a small child he moved with his parents from Jasper County to
Nebraska, living there until twenty five years ago, when they came
to this community where he has resided ever since. He was married
in 1895 to Susie Laymon at Geneva, Nebraska. Seven children were
born to this union, two dying in infancy. Those surviving are Ivan,
Maggie, Bernice, Florence and Mrs. Robert Reed. He also leaves four
brothers and six sisters to mourn his loss. Six of these were
present. Funeral services were held Saturday morning at the home
conducted by Rev. Carlyon with interment in the Blanchard cemetery.
FREMONT COUNTY HERALD. June 28, 1923.
(submitter's note: Dennis H. McBeth is the Great
Grandfather of Carol