Deaths Researched from the
Lehigh Valley Argus
This was submitted by Mel Echelberger.
The date in the first column is the date of the newspaper.
Dec 14 - Margaret Malisa ALLEN born April 26, 1871 died December 6, 1900.
Buried at Dayton, Ia cemetery.
Jan 5 - Robert AKEN 16 years old, youngest son of Robert. Died Dec 31, 1901.
Dynamitting. Buried Blanhard Cemetery.
Unknown - Mrs Mariah AKEN born White Hall, Illinois, March 25, 1823. Died April 30, 1904.
Buried Blanchard Cemetery.
May 24 - Dean ALLBEE born Charles City, Iowa on July 15, 1888. Died May 22, 1907
Buried at West lawn Cemetery.
Jan 17 - Frank A AELINGborn Burnside Township, Webster County, Iowa, September 5, 1878.
Died Salt Creek, Montana on Jan 15, 1908. Dayton, Iowa Cemetery.
Mar 27 - Fred AELING born Beyers, Germany February 3, 1833. Died March 9, 1908.
Nov 19 - Jacomiah ALLEN born Licking Cty, Ohio on August 24 1831. He died at his home
in Duncombe on November 16, 1914. He was 83 years old. Buried at Blanchard Cemetery.
Jacomiah and his wife, Margaret M GOLER, had seven children.
May 18 - A man buried on the bank of the Des Moines River, south of Lehigh. He was 5 feet, 8 inches tall,
slim hands and feet, reddish hair, 140 -150 pounds. He was found by M.N.Reed and John Duckett. No identifing mark,
evidently in river 4 or 5 days. In the pocket of cassimere gray suit was a portion of a letter
written in Swedish which referred to a big dance and a fight that occurred, no address or names. Also contained
two cards of DM Hotel of Omaha, Nebraska and two blank envelopes from that hotel.
Jan 13 - Elizabeth ADAMSON (Mrs ASHFORD) born Port Hope, Canada on January 13,1834. Died January 8, 1916.
Husband: Nelson ASHFORD
Nov 17 - Emmett Lyle AKINS b. Sept 17, 1919, son of E.C of Yell Township. Died Nov 12, 1921
fist Diptheria death in Lehigh area. He was buried in McGuire Bend Cemetery.
Sept 15 - Greenlief P ALLARD Born Gladbrook, Ia in 1883. Died Sept 11, 1927 at Mercy Hospital located
in Fort Dodge. Buried at Graceland Cemetery, Webster City, Ia.
Mar 29 - Orrin ALLBEE died on March 25, 1928 at his Fort Dodge Home, his wife had
passed away four years earlier.
unknown - Baby Boy a few days old was found on the Des Moines River near Coalville by several boys.
No inquest or investigation is planned by authorities.
Sept 26 - Martha Louise ABBOTT(Mrs. Henry DAVIS born Washington County, Arkansas
on September 12, 1863. She died September 22, 1929. Martha was buried at Peem Cemetery, Lehigh.
Mar 13 - Mrs. Robert AKEN born Mahaska County, Iowa July 24, 1856. Formally
of Lehigh, Iowa. Died March 10, 1930 at son Orval in Oxfordville, Wisc. Buried Blanchard Cemetery.
Dec 10 - Mary AGEER died December 1931. She was buried in Detroit, Michigan.
Jan 15 - Mrs John ALGOE Born in Illinois. Died Jan 12, 1831, at age 51. Buried at Webster City, Iowa
Jan 20 - Mrs Tom ADAMSON of Boone, Iowa, formally of Lehigh, died November 30, 1936.
Mar 26 - Clara AKEN Born Richland Center, Wisconsin, June 4, 1859. She was the youngest of seven
children of Robert and Mariah. Died on March 25, 1936 at Mercy Hospital, Fort Dodge, Iowa. Buried Blanchard Cemetery.
Jan 16 - Mrs Ben ALGOE, the former Susie GERHRING, daughter of Daniel Gerhring. Died Jan 7, 1936
at age 44. Buried Graceland Cemetery, Webster City, Iowa.
Oct 28 - Joseph Lee ALLEN born July 11, 1937, died Oct 27 1937. Three month old son of William.
Buried Webster City Cemetery.
May 5 - Miles H ALLEN died May 3, 1938 at Burnside, Iowa. Buried Dayton Cemetery.
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