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The Buck Grove cemetery list had been updated. Norm Prince provided the
available birth and death data found on the stones.
A listing of the 6 stones in the Bockelmann Family Cemetery in Hanover
Township, northeast of Charter Oak, has been posted. Data provided by
Find them in the Cemetery Listings of the Database.
Please thank Norm Prince for the data.
He walked and transcribed all.
The Mt. Olivet cemetery list has been posted on the Crawford County
GenWeb site. The cemetery is located near Manilla, Crawford County. Find
the listing in the Cemetery Lists category of the Database.
Norm Prince acquired and submitted the data.
Thank you much;
A listing of the burials in the Union Township cemetery near Defiance,
Shelby County, has been posted on the Crawford County GenWeb site. It is
near Crawford Co. and includes burials of Crawford County residents.
Find it in the Cemetery Lists of the Database.
The data was provided by Marthann Kohl-Fuhs.
The Crawford County, Iowa, GenWeb Project at:
and/or searching the IACRAWFO-L archives at:
Bye for now,
> [Original Message]
> From: JOHN CASEY <JCASEY20(a)comcast.net>
> To: <IACRAWFO-L(a)rootsweb.com>
> Date: 8/16/2005 9:42:43 AM
> Subject: Patrick or Joseph Casey-Vail- 1880-1900
> Newspaper articles, court records, or postings that contain reference to
either Patrick or Joseph Casey of Vail, Iowa in the 1880 to 1900's. These
brothers were business/merchants/farmers in Vail. I am particularly
interested in Joseph William Casey, my great grandfather, as he was a land
owner/farmer in Vail, sold out in the 1890's and moved to Omaha. I think.
> Any help would be appreciated.
> John Casey
Newspaper articles, court records, or postings that contain reference to either Patrick or Joseph Casey of Vail, Iowa in the 1880 to 1900's. These brothers were business/merchants/farmers in Vail. I am particularly interested in Joseph William Casey, my great grandfather, as he was a land owner/farmer in Vail, sold out in the 1890's and moved to Omaha. I think.
Any help would be appreciated.
The 1930 Census of Ward 3 in Denison has been posted on the Crawford
County GenWeb site. Find it in the Census Data category of the Database.
The complete 1930 Denison City census is now on the web site.
Melba McDowell for transcribing all of this data.
I've added a group of links to the Passenger Arrival database at Castle
Garden, New York, (1830-1892) and Ellis Island, New York, (1892-1924),
as well as the Hamburg, Germany, passenger list database (1890-1905).
Find them in the same group of links on the Links page of the Crawford
County GenWeb site.
Date: 08/01/05 06:16:49
Subject: [IOWA] Bio of Charles Wesley Carr, M. D.
A Narrative History
The People of Iowa
SPECIAL TREATMENT OF THEIR CHIEF ENTERPRISES IN
EDUCATION, RELIGION, VALOR, INDUSTRY,
EDGAR RUBEY HARLAN, LL. B., A. M.
Curator of the
Historical, Memorial and Art Department of Iowa
THE AMERICAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY, Inc.
Chicago and New York
CHARLES WESLEY CARR, M. D., was a very able doctor during the active years
of his practice, and his qualifications as a professional man are
though he has made every effort to give up the routine work of his
profession. That has been rather difficult, since many residents of his
home City of
Denison learned to rely upon his skill years ago and profess an
to run the risk and inconvenience of seeking the services of an untried
Whether as a professional man or citizen Doctor Carr has earned and enjoyed
a high degree of popularity. He was born in Macon County, Illinois,
September 5, 1865. His father, Robert F. Carr, was also a medical man.
He was born
in Orange County, New York, graduated from the Albany Medical College, and
while in college his instructor in anatomy was Dr. Oliver Wendell Holmes,
it will be recalled was a physician, but is best known to fame and is
in later generations as a philosopher and poet. Doctor Carr came west to
practice his profession and was engaged in his labors in Macon County,
until his death. He married Emnily Snick, a native of Kentucky. She
resides at Oak Park, Illinois, and celebrated her ninety-first birthday
Charles Wesley Carr grew up in Macon County, Illinois, was educated in
public schools and the University of Illinois and in 1890 received his M. D.
degree from Rush Medical College of Chicago. In the same year he came to
County, Iowa, first practicing in Dow City, and in 1903 moved to Denison,
the county seat. Doctor Carr kept up his active practice until a few years
ago, and since then has given up his office and so far as possible devotes
time to his private affairs. For a number of years he has owned lands in
Western Canada, including a large tract in Saskatchewan, which has been
colonized. He was reared a Democrat, but has exercised an independent
candidate. He is a Royal Arch Mason, and in his career has developed a
of life that is distinctly cheerful and optimistic.
Doctor Carr married, in 1893, Olivette Dorsey, a native of Dorsey, Illinois
He has one son, Vernon W., who married Cora Randolph. Doctor Carr's two
grandchildren are Marie E. and Dorothy R. Vernon Carr is connected with
Crawford County Trust & Savings Bank of Denison. This bank was organized in
March, 1927. Doctor Carr took an active part in the organization sand for
past three years has been president of the bank.
Debbie Clough Gerischer
Iowa History Site
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