August - December 1909

August 4th

Mary Lampe vs Williams-divorce-petition

Fred W. Dircks, age 18, lived 1 mile Sof Lowden drowned in Wapsie, west of town Sunday (Toronto News)

August 25th

Anthony McAndrews, son of Jrs. John, of near Lost Nation, killed at Rogers Crossing E. of Oxford Jct, yesterday (obit card)

Esther Brown, adopted daughter of C. W. Bron & Frank Kcijane, married last Monday at Cedar Rapids-(Monticello Express)

September 1st

Old Soldiers Reunion, Calamus Monday & Tuesday-Matt Carrsher & John Heckard attended

Albert Wagner & Lena --------- married-see below

Anthony McAndrew buried Thursday at Toronto (obit card)

George A. Kelleran-yesterday, SW of town -August 30th) single, buried in Davenport

September 8th

Albert Wagner & Lena Puetsch, both of Wheatland, September 1, Wheatland-daughter of Mrs. Wilhelmina Puetsch

Frank Reidesel & Mrs. Kate Hennings, buried SW of town-last Wednesday-son of Henry D.

Mrs Schrick9daughter of Mrs Sievers)-died Davenport-(Toronto News)

Mrs. Anna Schrick, died Sunday-buried Toronto Wednesday (Toronto News)

No Paper September 18th

September 23rd

Edris Christine, little daughter of Bert Reed, near Olin (obit card), died September 14th-age 3 yrs i mo 15 days-buried Wheatland-he from Germany

Caroline Elizabeth Hedges Thornton (obit card)

Anna Brown vs Frank Brown-divorce petition-desertion

Silas Tedstrom, Portland, Oregon, died 26 August-buried Big Rock, Iowa-mother Mrs. Jim Keller (Limerick News)

September 29th

Jessie J. Koonz vs John F, Koonz-divorce-petition

Wm. Hickey (obit card)

October 13

Alma Reinking, Lowden & Ralph Yocum, Clarence, at Marion-October 5th-daughter of Conrad

Elmer Williams, funeral at Cedar Rapids-died at St. Luke’s Hosp

Mr. Quick, Oxford Jct, buried Monday at Toronto (Toronto News)

Henry Horst,am, Sr.-80 yrs on Sunday

Clark Mowry deed 100 acres to each of children

October 20th

Hans Ballhorn (obit card)

Carl H. Krocmer & Emma Brauer,(daughter of Wm.)-he lives Clarence-married October 15 at Lowden, Ia

Clay Seaman & Grace E. Hovey, daughter of Chas-October 14th, Wheatland

October 27th

John Rowan, Whitten, S. D., and Nellie Devone, Lost Nation, October 26th at Lost Nation

Lena Sloan to M. B. Hart, St. James Church, Toronto-Wednesday, daughter of W. L. of Toronto


November 3

Peter Lamrar, son of F. H., died Saturday (27 or 10?) Lost Nation(Peter Dawson Kamrar)

Mrs. Kelty, DeWitt, buried Catholic Cem. at Toronto

Mr. Connor of Tipton, reected monument for M. G. Yale family

November 10th

Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Steiner reunited in marriage at Catholic Church at Clarion, Iowa November 2nd

J. A. Frost-to Davenport last week-their 56th wedding anniversary

November 17th

Mrs. Henry Flenker doed November 10th, age 56, funeral Dixon-burial Oxford Jct.

Charlotte Ehrecke Laschanzky (obit card)

Walter Petersen & Bertha M. Hamdorf-Thursday (daughter of Henry-S. of town), (son of Hans) at Wheatland

John Meyers & Caroline Knabel, Thursday, Clinton-both of near Wheatland

Otto Stoecker, Lowden & Anna Tebbe, of near Toronto, November 10th at Clinton (son of Mrs. Louis), daughter of Henry

Mother of Mrs. W. H. Lenahan, in Oregon, word Monday

November 24

Boy Hendricksen died near Almont Thursday-funeral Sunday at Lyons

Wedding avviversary 25th, November 5th, Wm. Tebbe

Mr. & Mrs. M. Dolan & daughter, Charlotte visited Goodalls (Toronto)

The remains of Mrs. Connors of near Lost Nation-Toronto Cem.-Wednesday

December 8th

2 yrs old son of John McMahon, Calamus, died Thursday at home

Iver Holdt and Louisa Freese at Lake Benton, Minn, December 1st-both came from Denmark-he lives Wheatland

December 15th

Miss Velma Kroeger, December 7th ,????,Minn-daughter of Peter

Laura Riedesel & Leslie Walters-last Wednesday-now of Glidden, Iowa

Miss Edna McGrath, of Falkner, Neb-visited Chas Adams family

Mrs. Goodall, visited Monahans, Charlotte-he very ill

Effie Adams, Toronto & Wm. Sherwood, Bennette, daughter of Chas.-wed at Davenport

December 29

Mrs. Nick Everhart, Olin, died (obit next week)

Mac Stewart-25th wedding anniversary-Oxford Jct Thursday




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