Memoirs of the Lower Ohio Valley: Personal and Genealogical, Volume 2 (Google eBook)

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Federal publishing Company, 1905 - Ohio River Valley
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p. 184 Benjamin R. Garnett, Boone County

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Page 133 - He is prominent in the local lodges of the Free and Accepted Masons, the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and the Knights of Pythias; is a life member of the National Geographic Society, the Indian Rights Association and the Ohio State Archaeological Society.
Page 232 - Laidlaw to be a man of broad intelligence and genuine public spirit, for these have been shadowed forth between the lines of this review. Strong in his individuality, he never lacks the courage of his convictions but there are as dominating elements in this individuality a lively human sympathy and an abiding charity, which, as taken in connection with the sterling integrity and honor of his character, have naturally gained for him the respect and confidence of men.
Page 332 - He is a member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, the Modern Woodmen of America, and the Court of Honor, and both himself and wife belong to the Presbyterian church.
Page 367 - He is a member of the Knights of Pythias, and the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks at LeMars, Iowa. Judge Boies' wedded life began on November 24.
Page 109 - I have determined, without further delay, to establish and endow an Institute in this City, which, I hope, may become useful towards the improvement of the moral and intellectual culture of the inhabitants of Baltimore, and collaterally to those of the State ; and, also, towards the enlargement and diffusion of a taste for the Fine Arts.
Page 46 - He was also a member of the Knights of Pythias, the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, the Junior Order of American Mechanics and the Order of Red Men.
Page 44 - He is also a member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, the Knights of Pythias, the...
Page 350 - He belonged to the Grand Army of the Republic and the Independent Order of Odd Fellows.
Page 185 - Academy; was a private in Company B, Ninetieth New York Volunteers, and brigade clerk, First Brigade, First Division, Nineteenth Army Corps; was discharged at the close of the war...
Page 325 - He was a thorough believer in the old adage that "where there is a will, there is a way," and he devoted every spare moment to reading and study.

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