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acquired his education acres of land active agricultural pursuits agriculturist became Bethlehem township birth occurred Castle township Charles citizens Coshoc Coshocton county daughter deceased died in infancy district schools duties early Elizabeth engaged in farming enterprise family numbered farmer father was born final rest five children follows farming fraternal George gives his political home farm honorable hundred acres improved interests Jackson township James Jefferson township John Keene township Knox county labor Lafayette township later Linton township living retired located Margaret marriage to Miss married Mary Methodist Episcopal church Mill Creek township Monroe township mother native Ohio Volunteer Infantry parental roof passed Pennsylvania pioneer Plainfield political support political views prosperity purchased reared remained republican party resident of Coshocton Roscoe Samuel Sarah spent success Tiverton township trade Tuscarawas county Tuscarawas township union united in marriage Unto Virginia Warsaw West Lafayette White Eyes township wife William
Page 82 - Bible spent the days of his boyhood and youth in his parents' home and early became familiar with the duties and labors that fall to the lot of the agriculturist.
Page 301 - He has never had occasion to regret his determination to seek a home in the new world...
Page 393 - The hope that led him to leave his native land and seek a home in America has been more than realized. He found the opportunities he sought, — which, by the way, are always open to the ambitious, energetic man, — and making the best of these he has steadily worked his way upward.
Page 200 - His connection with any undertaking insures a prosperous outcome of the same, for it is in his nature to carry forward to successful completion whatever he is associated with.
Page 399 - Fellows, while his religious faith is indicated by his membership in the Methodist Episcopal church, to which his wife also belongs.
Page 271 - His life has been one of continuous activity, in which has been accorded due recognition •of labor ; and to-day, he is numbered among the substantial citizens of his county.
Page 133 - Our subject exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the Republican party.
Page 256 - 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.