Commemorative Biographical Record of the Upper Lake Region (Google eBook)

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J. H. Beers & Company, 1905 - Minnesota - 554 pages
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A wonderful description of some family members whose background was unknown in part.

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Page 115 - For age is opportunity no less Than youth itself, though in another dress, And as the evening twilight fades away The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.
Page 5 - Cincinnati since 1899, a member of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion and of the...
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Page 43 - Potts was a soldier in the War of 1812, and took part in the battle of New Orleans under General Jackson.
Page 58 - No. 210. tie has also filled most of the chairs in the local lodge of the Knights of Pythias, and is identified with the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and the Benevolent Protective Order of Elks.
Page 311 - In politics he is a Republican, and has served as a member of the Boonsboro Board of Commissioners.
Page 485 - Legislature, serving two terms, and for the past eight years has been a member of the Iowa State Senate.
Page 329 - MacMulIen became a pupil in the public schools and was graduated from the high school at the age of sixteen years.

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