Posted By:Phyllis Gauss
Subject:Re: Look Up Help Please
Post Date:March 20, 2013 at 16:51:38
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Forum:Iowa Genealogy Forum
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Have you contacted the cemetery? Altho no dates on tombstones, they may have additional info.

Here's a bit of info....
2-2-1899 Union Grove, Harrison Co IA
John Hiram COOK s/o Wm and Susan COOK m Daisy D BABB age 16 d/o George Francis BABB/Alice SEARCY
[Daisy b 10-3-1882 Harrison Co IA]
WWI Draft Reg, Omaha; John Hiram b 9-15-1877; streetcar motorman; 6'2" slender/br eyes/blk hair; missing tip of finger on right hand/no teeth; wife Anna Belle.
He d 1920-30; unless Annie moved elsewhere she d 1930-40.

1900 Glenwood, Mills Co IA
James P 37 KY KY KY
Anna 27 KY KY KY
Walter 6 IA
[WWI Draft Omaha; b 9-10-1894 Glenwood IA, single, car checker/usher for Union Pacific RR; tall/slender/ bluee yes/br hair}

12-26-1889 James Pryor NICHOLS m. Annie B MURPHY, MIlls Co IA
had son b 5-29-1891, who apparently didn't survive.

Obit for James P NICHOLS in the Tribune 11-7-1906 available from the Glenwood Public Library