Dennis H. McBeth

1866 - 1923



Dennis H. McBeth


--  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.




(submitter's note: Dennis H. McBeth is the Great Grandfather of Carol


~ transcribed and contributed by Carol