Mary Meloy

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Philip Kuhn

M, b. 20 June 1825, d. 23 July 1893
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  • Note*: Mary, Philip's wife was also his first cousin. Mary could not read nor
    write so Philip educated all of his children.

    Philip enlisted in the Illinois 75th volunteers. Joined 08/09/1862 and
    discharged 09/02/1862 for medical reason at Nashville, TN.
    Age 35 , 6 ft, 1 in tall, black eyes, complexion dark. (from discharge
    papers)

    Member of the Lutheran Church and active Republican.

    Philip and Mary came to Illinois in 1852. In 1865 moved to Cedar Rapids,
    Iowa in a covered wagon with 2 horses, 3 cows, 3 white and 1 black
    sheep. They crossed the Cedar River on a ferry. They lived in a log
    cabin 3 miles west of Cedar Rapids. Bought a 60 acre farm in 1879. He
    and a neighbor built and started the first Lutheran Church in the area.

    Philip was killed in a farm accident.
  • Birth*: 20 June 1825; Wolfsville, Frederick, MD
  • Marriage*: 23 July 1846; Frederick, MD; Principal=Mary Kuhn
  • Death*: 23 July 1893; Marion, Linn, IA1

Family: Mary Kuhn b. 12 Jan 1826, d. 4 Jul 1903

Citations

  1. [S123] Newspaper/Cedar Rapids Evening Gazette, Monday, July 6, 1903.

Robert A. Hoak

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Maud Shull

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Mildred Darrell Boyer

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Kenneth Stephan Boyer

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Ellis Alexander

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  • Death*: Burket, IN

Chester Tibbetts

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  • Marriage*: 31 October 1908; Principal=Jane Boyer

Family: Jane Boyer b. 12 Jun 1889

William Deamer

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Family: Loretta Jane Boyer b. c 1873

Nerva Krieter

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Family: John F. Boyer b. c 27 Feb 1875

Arthur Boyer

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Alene Boyer

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Jossie M. Snider

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Robert Ragan

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Lura Ellen Boyer

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Elvia Florence Boyer

F, b. 13 April 1904, d. 16 October 1904
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  • Birth*: 13 April 1904
  • Death*: 16 October 1904

Lawrence John Boyer

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Wilda Geneva Boyer

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Alva Leonard Boyer

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Harold Wilbert Boyer

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Albert Beber

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  • Death*: Silver Lake, IN
  • Marriage*: 18 October 1902; Principal=Mary Ellen Boyer

Family: Mary Ellen Boyer b. 19 Dec 1878

Myrtle Almeta Metzer

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Anna Blanch Boyer

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Leah Marcella Boyer

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Barbara Jeanne Henry

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