[ View Thread ] [ Post Response ] [ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]

Re: Farm Laborer County Home


Posted By: Sarah Thorson Little (email)
Date: 9/13/2017 at 23:57:01

In Response To: Farm Laborer County Home (Rose Wargo)

I looked at his death certificate.

Decatur county Iowa #27-526
Jacob Bigley died at the County Home in Eden township, Decatur County on June 11, 1924; died at 5 pm. He died from cardiovascular disease and had been treated from January 1, 1923. He was listed as age 83, farmer; widower; born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; parents Jack Nathan and Anna Bigley; employer had been Elmer Shira; informant Elmer Shira of Leon, Iowa; burial in Leon Cemetery. F. S. Stewart, undertaker.

From findagrave.com
Jacob Bigley
October 4, 1837 in Chambersburg, Franklin County,
June 11, 1924 in Leon, Decatur county, Iowa


Messages In This Thread


Decatur Queries maintained by Sharon R. Becker.
WebBBS 4.33 Genealogy Modification Package by WebJourneymen


Post Response

Your Name:
E-Mail Address:
Your Query

If you'd like to include a link to another page with your message,
please provide both the URL address and the title of the page:

Optional Link URL:
Optional Link Title:

If you'd like e-mail notification of responses, please check this box:

Verification Test: Please type the two letters
before submission   (helps stop automated spam):  



[ View Thread ] [ Post Response ] [ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]