Farmer, S. 28; P.O. Edenville; born April 5, 1836, in Knox Co., Ohio; in 1855, came to
Cedar Co., Iowa; in 1856, removed to Marshall Co., Iowa; in 1866, came to his
present farm; owns 120 acres of land, valued at $25 per acre. Married Mary
Beal, Feb. 10, 1858; she was born Dec. 5, 1832, in Beaver Co., Penn.; they have four
children—Nellie, Loe, Dot and Bub.
Enlisted in Co. K, 13th I.V.I., in
1864; served to the end of the war. Is Secretary of the School Board and
--Taken from “The History of Marshall
County Iowa, Containing A History of the County, its
Cities, Towns, &r.,” and published by Western Historical Company of Chicago in 1878.
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