James Saint was born in Hamilton County, Ohio, Oct 27, 1830. In 1858
he went to Pike’s Peak in search of gold and later to California. In
1861 he enlisted in the Union Army. After the war he located at
Lewis in Cass County, Iowa, where he worked as a carpenter.
1866 he married Elizabeth Hamilton, a daughter of James and
Elizabeth (Long) Hamilton, natives of Ohio. James and Elizabeth
Saint bought land in Waveland Twp., Pottawattamie Co., where they
lived until their deaths. They were the parents of five children:
George, William, Inez, James and Earl.
SAINT served as Twp. Clerk of Waveland Twp. for many years. He never
SAINT married Mary Jane Reynolds. They were the parents of three
children, Harold, Harry and Hazel. William worked as a barber in
Elliott and Red Oak. After the death of Mary, he married Sadie
Harold married Buelah Hornby.
They had one son, Robert William. Harold worked in the Post Office
in Council Bluffs for many years.
Robert W. Saint and his wife Greta, have three children:
Marsha Elizabeth – a dental assistant in Omaha; Gayle Ann, who is
married to Dennis Bouckheyt and has a daughter, Laurie Ellen; and
Robert Reynolds Saint who is in high school in Harlan. Robert W.
Saint is postmaster at Harlan.
Saint was on the police force in Council Bluffs for many years. He
was a “Motorcycle Cop”. He and his wife Mabel, adopted a daughter,
Jeaneann, She was married to a Fangman and had two sons. After the
death of her first husband, she married John Kern. They live in
Saint Montgomery lived in Council Bluffs until her death.
CAREY – see Carey.
SAINT married Emma Peterson. They had two children: Harlan and
Pearl. They farmed northwest of Elliott until retiring to a home in
married Agnes Sanny. They are the parents of two sons, Dennis and
Ronald. Dennis and his wife have four children.
married John Duncan. They have four children: James, John, Joyce and
Duncan has one son, John.
Duncan married Paul Robinson. They have three children: Paula Jean,
George and Grace. They live in Des Moines.
married Kenneth Madewell. They have three sons, Robert James, John
David, and Joseph Wayne. They live in Aurora, Missouri.
married Blanche Artlip. They had four children: Donald, Edythe,
Kenneth and Vera.
married Laura Jones. They had a son, William, and a daughter, Ann.
married Jack Schneider and had a daughter, Judy.
married Lorraine Armstrong. They had four children: Sandra, Donna,
Douglas and Nicholas.
Vera married Bruce Orton.
They had two sons: Richard and Dwight, and an adopted daughter,