Jordan, S. G.--Farmer, Sec. 5, P. O. Deep River [Dayton township]. Was born
in Noble county, Ohio, November 5, 1834, and was there educated and raised.
March 16, 1877, he came to his present location. He was married in 1856, to
Miss Sarah Hughes, and by this union they have two children: Orrin W. and
Isaac D. Lost one, Frances C. Mr. Jordan's second marriage was in 1863, to
Miss Emily J. Bell, a native of Ohio. The result of this union is four
children: William R., Lammon P., Mary and Ida. Lost one, Agnes B. Mr. J.
Takes an interest in educational matters, and is the owner of 283 acres of
land. He is one of the most prominent auctioneers in this part of the
(Source: The History of Iowa County, Iowa, Des Moines: Union Historical
Company, Birdsall, Williams & Co., 1881, p. 745.)
Carol C. Eddleman
PA-Roots Data Board Administrator (Bedford, Bucks, Northampton, Counties)