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abode acres of land acres on section Adair county agricultural pursuits agriculturist attained his majority began farming birth occurred born Bridgewater Bureau county citizens continued daughter deceased district schools engaged in farming esteemed Eureka township farm hand farmer father Fontanelle former a native forty acres gives his political Grand River township gratifying Greenfield Grove township Harrison township Henry home place hundred acres hundred and sixty hundred and twenty Illinois improved Iowa Jackson township Jefferson township John labors land on section Lee township Madison county marriage to Miss married Mary Methodist Episcopal church mother natives of Germany operated Orient township parental roof passed Prussia township reared religious faith remained removed to Adair republican party resided Richland township school director served sixty acres spent stock-raising success Summerset township survive took tract twenty acres Union township united in marriage Walnut township Washington township wife William
Page 70 - Wilson exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the republican party and keeps well informed on the questions and issues of the day, so that he is ever able to support his position by intelligent argument.
Page 358 - In no profession is there a career more open to talent than in that of the law, and in no field of endeavor is there demanded a more careful preparation, a more thorough appreciation of the absolute ethics of life, or of the underlying principles which form the basis of all human rights and privileges. Unflagging application...
Page 416 - Winn exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the republican party and keeps well informed on the vital questions and issues of the day.
Page 250 - 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 60 - Schroder is a republican and keeps well informed on the questions and issues of the day but has never been a politician in the sense of office seeking.
Page 369 - Doctor gives his political allegiance to the republican party, while his religious faith is indicated by his membership in the Christian church, to which his wife and children also belong.
Page 62 - ... 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 125 - His religious faith is indicated by his membership in the Methodist Episcopal church, in which he is serving as a steward and also as Sunday-school teacher.
Page 205 - Both he and his wife are members of the Methodist Episcopal church at Newberry and active Sunday school workers.