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Sorry for the trouble, but some kook sabotaged my e-mail subscriptions to
the Rootsweb.com mailing lists. I can still receive postings to my
USER683614(a)AOL.COM box, or here. I also have about a dozen screen names with
two other Internet providers, so if those of you who I am helping will e-mail
me privately, I'll give them to you. I hope this problem will resolve itself.
Laguna Hills, CA
Hello to the Great State of Iowa,
I am searching for any information anyone can provide me with regard to
the surname TARRANT and FEDEREN.
Both families lived in various parts of the state, but spent quite a bit
of time in the Minneapolis area. I am searching for PHILIP FEDEREN (1883) and
his wife EDITH FEDEREN (1884) and their two children FABIOLA TARRANT (1897)
and CECILE TARRANT (1893). They were last known to be in the Twin Cities area
in 1944, but their descendants could be anywhere by now.
They were relatives of GEORGE A. SHANNON AND ISABELLA (McDonald) SHANNON
of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, and their son ROBERT D. SHANNON, who was last
known around 1942-44 to be living in Spencer, Iowa. Robert's wife was named
JESSE and his children were ANNABELLE and GEORGE, also of Chippewa Falls, WI.
Any information regarding these families or their descendants would be
Laguna Hills, CA USA
I've just completed an update to the Marion County pages at:
Here's a quick list of what's new:
There are 30 new Surnames.
There are 24 new Queries.
There is 1 new Obituary.
Surnames associated with the new surname registries, queries, and
obituary: Adamson, Benn, Bevan, Brand, Brower, Brown, Calhoun, Cammack,
Clair, Coons, Cox, Crozier, Davies, Davis, Dawson, DeGeest, DeJong,
Dewit, Dewitt, Durham, Eutsler, Fisher, Hamilton, Horrocks, Johnson,
Junkin, Kaldenberg, Karr, Kelderman, Kimbro, Klein, Klockeman, Korver,
Love, Loveall, Lovell, Macomb, May, McCorkle, Miller, Mills, Molesworth,
Morrison, Payne, Peckenpaugh, Prentiss, Prouty, Reeves, Rickabaugh,
Riddle, Ruble, Sanders, Sherman, Spencer, Steele, Stotts, Talbott,
Thornburgh, Van Ommen, van Zonen, Vickroy, Ward, Willson, Wilson, Wison,
Great News!!! I'm pleased to announce that as of December 10, 1999,
the Marion County Genealogical Society has its own web site. Please visit
We continue to have new folks joining the Marion County list. Please
don't be shy! Speak up, introduce yourself, and let everyone know who
you're looking for in Marion County!
Randy L. Dop
IAGenWeb Project County Coordinator
Marion County, Iowa
Researching: ALEXANDER GLENN HENDERSON
1st spouse: Elizabeth Dain 2nd spouse: Sally Allen
Born:1806, probably PA. Died: 1880,Knoxville, Marion Co, IA
Does anyone have a 1860/1870/1880 Census Book,
I'm not quite sure when he moved from Ohio to Iowa.
Would appreciate a look up from anyone with a Will Book -
and the address of the Marion County Court House.
Information to share. Thanks for your help.