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acres on section agricultural pursuits April attended August Bank became Bennet birth occurred brother Bureau county Cass county Centerville Centerville precinct church Clayton county College View Company connected cultivation daughter death demise devoted died district early eighty acres engaged in farming farmer February followed four Fraternally Gage county graduated Grant precinct Havelock Henry Henry county Hickman home farm homestead hundred and sixty Illinois improved Indiana interests Iowa January John June Lancaster county later Lincoln living retired located manhood March marriage to Miss married Mary Methodist Missouri mother native Nebraska City Nemaha precinct North Bluff precinct October Ohio Omaha operated Otoe county Panama parents passed Pennsylvania Plattsmouth political public schools railroad religious faith removed to Lincoln republican party resident of Lincoln Saltillo Saunders county September served sixty acres spent success took town united in marriage University Place Waverly wife William York
Page 199 - His political allegiance is given to the republican party and he keeps well informed on the questions and issues of the day, although he does not seek nor desire public office.
Page 303 - He exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the Republican party, but has never sought or desired office, preferring to give his time and attention to his business affairs, in which he is meeting with creditable and well-deserved success.
Page 143 - In Masonry he has attained the thirty-second degree of the Scottish Rite and is also a member of the Mystic Shrine.
Page 152 - He maintained pleasant relations with his old army comrades through his membership in the Grand Army of the Republic.
Page 280 - Rite, and has also crossed the sands of the desert with the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine. He...
Page 70 - Morton is a republican and keeps well informed on the questions and issues of the day but has never sought nor desired office.
Page 621 - ... sundries, and his trade has reached gratifying proportions, bringing him a substantial annual income. Mr. Long exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the republican party, with which he has been connected since attaining his majority.
Page 670 - The specific and distinctive office of biography is not to give voice to a man's modest estimate of himself and his accomplishments, but rather to leave the perpetual record establishing his character by the consensus of opinion on the part of his fellowmen.