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A Biographical and Genealogical History of Southeastern Nebraska
Lewis Publishing Company
No preview available - 2013
active afterward April August battle Beatrice became born braska Captain career Cavalry citizen Civil Colonel command Crete daugh daughter death deceased died Diller dollars duty early eight enlisted Fairbury faith farmer father February five children four children Gage county George Grand Army grandfather Hebron Helvey Henry Henry county home farm honorably discharged hundred and sixty Illinois Illinois Infantry Indiana Iowa James Jefferson county John Joseph July Kansas Kentucky land later Lee county Lincoln living March marriage marriage to Miss Missouri Morse mother native Nemaha county Ohio parents Pawnee county Pennsylvania pioneer political precinct prominent public schools reared and educated regiment Republican party residence returned Richardson county Saline county Sarah September served settlers siege of Vicksburg six children sixty acres soldier sons southeastern Nebraska successful Tennessee Thayer county three children took township Turney Union united in marriage Virginia wife William Wisconsin York
Page 771 - His success in all his undertakings has been so marked that his methods are of interest to the commercial world. He has based his business principles and actions upon strict adherence to the rules which govern industry, economy and strict, unswerving integrity.
Page 587 - Schenck was reared, early becoming familiar with all the duties and labors that fall to the lot of the agriculturist, and thus becoming well prepared to carry on farming on his own account at a later day.
Page 637 - Masonic fraternity and the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, and both he and his wife are zealous members of the Congregational Church, Dr.
Page 752 - ... 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 590 - He early became familiar with the duties and labors that fall to the lot of the agriculturist, and in his youth was an active and able assistant in the work of the home farm.
Page 660 - He has been a member of the school board for a number of years and is now acting as its president, doing valuable service in the cause of education.
Page 884 - 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 641 - War period, the War of 1812, the Mexican War, the Civil War, and the Spanish-American War.