People of Decatur County IA

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Coffey Girls, 1908
Miss Decatur County, Iowa - 1937
Esther Luellen Sellers

Edd Alexander

year unknown

Clive M. Alexander

son of Will A. & Sadie E.

Billie Lee Bailey

1935-36 School Year

Joyce Ballantyne


William & Mary Ella Barrett Family

year unknown

Joseph Allen Beavers

year unknown

The Beavers Family

year unknown

The Beavers Family

year unknown

The Beavers Brothers

circa 1898

Isaac Bedell

July 14, 1912

Bob Bixby

1945 - 1946

Glen & Bonnie Bixby

1945 - 1946

Nurses, 1940's

Pearl Bixby & ____ Stuteville

Pearl Bixby


Calvin Boord family


Will Bright baling crew


Asa Burrell

1st male child born in Decatur County

Dewayne Davis

1935-36 School Year

Decatur County Women

year unknown

Anna & Leon Derig


Doyle Doolittle

1935-36 School Year

Wilson I. Gardner family

year unknown

William & Caroline Gammon

Eden Twp.

Dewey Holden

year unknown

Lindsey & Adeline Hubbard

parents of A.T. Hubbard

Bonnie Hyatt


Bonnie Hyatt

and husband

Bonnie Hyatt's family


Charlie Nelson Hyatt


Sylvester Johnson

year unknown

Josephine Kellogg

1st female child born in Decatur County

Zella Kelly

Nov. 4, 1905

Lattie and unknown


Mrs. Met Lavelle


Mary Esther (Fassett) Lee

year unknown

Lorene Lovell

1935-36 School Year

Flora Madarasz


Flora Madarasz

& Annie Cline, 1894

Helen Burt &

Flora Madarasz

Hermina Madarasz

year unknown

Billy Jim Manchester

1935-36 School Year
Homer Manchester    Lowell Manchester
1935-36 School Year

Charles, Rosa, Ora, Clifford
Mitchell at Weldon

Mr. and Mrs. H. Midgorden

probably at Lamoni

Clayborn Moore family

Morgan Twp.

Mandy Morton (or Moore)

year unknown

Mandy Moore (or Morton)'s daughters

taken at Grand River IA

Peters & Finch Families

year unknown

Wayne Percell

1935-36 School Year

J. B. Preston

1935-36 school year

Alice (Johnston) Foland Redman

circa 1918

Florence (Kellogg) Richards
& husband C. M. Richards

Ray & Fay Richards

1911 or 1912

Ray, Harold & Fay Richards

year unknown

Veta Laura Scott &
Grace B. McDowell

Philiman Manana Shields


Christine Still, Olive (Evans) Blakesley

Pearl Evans & unknown

C. B. Thomas


O.B. Thomas' children
year unknown

Jack Tullis, Earl Riley
& Veryl Ihmes

Maude Brown (Fulton), Elva Campbell (Allbaugh), Kate Forbes (Humphrey), Amy Benefiel (Gardner), Fay Benefiel (Farqhuar), Winnie Cash (Cordess), Cecil Grimes (Elder), Myrtle Brown.




From the left-Ruth Syble, J.C., Francis, baby is C.B. Bradshaw of Lexington, OK in 1921. Family of Neva Bixby.

unknown group

Christmas Pageant

Willie Warrren

year unknown

Convention Delegates

year unknown

Family Album *** Decatur County IAGenWeb