Montgomery County, Iowa

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John Franklin Flowers Family Group Chart




John Franklin FLOWERS  (Henry Gadis, William) was born on 25 Jan 1882 in Grove Twp., Pottawattamie Co., Iowa. He died on 23 Jan 1958 in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa.  John married Lydia Elvira FRAIN  daughter of George Henry FRAIN and Mary Elizabeth ALEXANDER on 2 Dec 1903 in Red Oak, Montgomery, Iowa. Lydia was born on 6 Aug 1882 in Macedonia, Pottawattamie, Iowa. She died on 10 Sep 1968.

 They had the following children:

        i.  Earl FLOWERS  was born on 17 Mar 1905. He died on 7 Mar 1980. Earl married LaVerne WESMER .

       ii.  Margaret FLOWERS  was born on 2 Apr 1908. She died on 28 Oct 1987. Margaret married Elmer SEDAM .

      iii.  Leroy FLOWERS  was born on 21 Jul 1910. He died on 13 Aug 1976. Leroy married Joanne .

      iv.  Raymond FLOWERS  was born on 23 Feb 1913.  Raymond married Viola

       v.  Richard FLOWERS  was born on 23 Aug 1915. He died on 6 Jun 1976. Richard married Ruby WRIGHT .

      vi.  Jess FLOWERS  was born on 16 Apr 1919 in Foster, Pierce, Nebraska. He died on 31 May 1988 in Cody, Wyoming.

               He was buried on 4 Jun 1988 in Riverside Cemetery, Cody, Wyoming.  Jess married Pearl BROWN .

     vii.  Mildred Mae FLOWERS  was born on 7 Nov 1921 in Plainview, Pierce Co., Nebraska. Mildred married Clair  

               Ellsworth CHAMBERS  son of Manley Ellsworth CHAMBERS and Ina Iona EDIE on 3 Apr 1939 in Council Bluffs

               Pottawattamie Co., Iowa. Clair was born on 7 Oct 1918 in Cheyenne, Laramie Co., Wyoming. He died on 11 May 1993

               in Cody, Park Co., Wyoming. He was buried on 15 May 1993 in Hastings, Mills  Co., Iowa.

    viii.  DeWayne (Barney) FLOWERS  was born on 29 Jul 1923. DeWayne married Lois BROWN .

      ix.  Everett FLOWERS  was born on 4 Jul 1925. Everett married Jacqueline SILVER.