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Alpheus Jewett of Free Point, Alaska ~ son of deceased ~ Nathan Jewett
Posted by: Deborah Brownfield - Stanley (ID *****1616) Date: March 04, 2005 at 11:13:16
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The Chariton Leader, Chariton, Iowa
Thursday, June 25, 1908

NATHAN JEWETT was born in Newark, Licking County, Ohio, April 2, 1836. At
the breaking out of the rebellion, he enlisted in Company H. 3rd Ohio
Infantry Volunteers, and served three years, after which time he was
honorably discharged. After the close of the war he came to Iowa, locating
in Chariton in 1867, residing here until his death which occurred Thursday
morning, June 18th.

He was an honorable man, upright in his dealings, and was loved and
respected by all who knew him. He leaves a wife and two children, ALPHEUS,
of Free Point, Alaska and MRS. ETTA CLARK, of this city. Funeral services
were held at the home on Saturday afternoon, conducted by Rev. McCullagh,
and interment made in the Chariton Cemetery. The Grand Army of the Republic
of which he was a member, had charge of the services at the grave.
Copied by Nancee(McMurtrey)Seifert
March 3, 2005

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