Benton County

History of Benton County, Iowa
Ed. by Luther B. Hill, The Lewis Publishing Company, Chicago, 1910. 

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Dick Barton has graciously offered to transcribe bios from this history. Thanks Dick!


A

Aherns, George R., 894
Albert, Charles F., 823
Alden, Joseph Sr., 546 (photo)
Allen, A. B., 763
Allen, E. K., 156
Armstrong, Newton G., 751
Arnold, William, 565
Athey, James W., 412, 652 (photo)
Auld, Arthur J., 801
Auld Family, 398
Austin, Annie G., 465
Austin, James, 465
Austin, Robert B., 569
Austin, Samuel B., 592 (photo)

B

Bacon, Samuel, 177
Baker, Emanuel, 407
Ball, J. H., 826 (photo)
Bardwell, Frank J., 765
Barr, George, 476
Barr, J. W., 891
Barry, Michael, 822
Baumgardner, William, 502
Beatty, John M., 455
Beckett, James F., 314
Beller, David,407, 553
Beller, M. B., 554
Bergen, O. C., 820
Berry, Ebenezer, 395
Berry, Robert, 760
Bickel, William E., 566
Bills, John O., 345
Bixby Brothers, 595
Bixby, Clarence, 595
Bixby, Clayton, 595
Bixby, Wallace, 664
Blossom, Charles A., 432
Blue, John M., 535
Boggs, William C., 689
Bogle, V., 405
Boisen, William, 484
Book, John, 879
Boomgarden, Okke, O., 856
Bowe, Romanzo E., 447
Bowen, I. W., 398
Boyden, J. H., 785
Brandt, John D., 714
Brown, A. H., 149
Brown, Elwyn F., 298,458
Brown, James 814 (photo)
Brubaker, Joseph S., 345,478 (photo)
Bryson Family, 414
Bryson, W. G., 627
Budd, Allen J., 549
Budd, Joseph L., 403
Bunten, James W., 509
Burleigh, H. S., 260
Buxton, E. A., 570

C

Calkins, David, 407
Campbell, Samuel M., 346,462
Cantwell, Paul Sr., 456
Carleton, James, 289,292
Carver, Thomas A., 158
Case, Nelson B., 402,404,562 (photo)
Chenoweth, Charles B., 309,692
Chenoweth, I. N., 406
Chinn, John P., 397
Clifton, John, 711
Clime, John C., 852
Coburn, John P., 770 (photo)
Cokely, Jonathan, 489
Colcord, E. H., 510
Collins, Martin J., 645
Collins, Thomas, 411
Conley, Andrew, 409,847
Conley, Charles, 409
Conley, Rhesa, 413
Connell, W. C., 188,189,298
Conner, W. E., 701
Cook, Stephen M., 309,512
Cooper, O. L., 299
Corbin, Jerome, 769
Correll, Paul, 342,433
Cox, George M., 648
Crawford, James F., 407
Culp, John B., 658
Culver, James S., 761
Cummings, Walter E., 612

D

Danskin, George M., 390
Davis, Henry J., 647
Davis, Henry, 893
Davis, Louisa B., 893
Deklotz, John, 606 (photo)
Deklotz, Lewis, 610
Delfs, Carl, 876 (photo)
Detrick, Elmer E., 596
Dickson, David D., 597
Dilling, John A., 406,804 (photo)
Ditzler, E. J., 384
Doan, Elias, 396,397
Doerzman, William J., 881
Donald, Jackson, 727
Donelan, P. J., 646
Dorsey, Beal, 393
Douglass, Samuel, 108
Downs Brothers, 406
Downs, Mary M., 561
Downs, Robert N., 561
Drexler, Joseph, 277,716 (photo)
Drummond, Thomas, 147,177,180 (photo)
Dutton, O. B., 377

E

Eaton, Eliza W., 461
Eaton, George D., 176,179
Eaton, Josiah, 461
Edmond, Samuel M., 499
Edwards, A. T., 620
Edwards, Hamilton, 674
Eggleston, Levi C., 691
Elliott, C. W., 628 (photo)
Elliott, J. A., 656
Ellis, Cornelius, 341,422
Ellis, W. C., 342,422
Ellsworth, W. O., 406
Evans, Edward M., 67
Evans, Elijah, 338
Evans, Marion, 339

F

Fagan, Robert, 698
Farrington, Sereno S., 152,153
Fish, E. H., 825
Flechner, John G., 748
Forrester, Asa B., 623
Forsyth, John S., 294
Fritz, August L., 613
Frost, Daniel H., 154
Fry, J. H., 731
Fry, U. S., 446
Fry, W. E., 776
Fry, William, 403,680 (photo)

G

Gardemann, Louis C., 643
Garriher, Joseph, 396
Gibbins, A., 408
Gilchrist, George M., 101,293,295,429 (photo)
Gilchrist, James Y., 523
Gilmore, John, 870
Golden, Thomas C., 263
Gongwer, Joseph J., 604
Goodell, Charles M., 685
Gravenhorst, Ida M., 705
Griffin, C. C., 308,854
Grimm, Eli, 861
Gross, Nicklas, 715
Grote, Henry L., 525
Grunewald, William J., 493
Guinn, H., 411

H

Hagen, Fred, 803
Hamann, Fred, 719
Hanford, Rush R., 808
Hanna, Alexander H., 397,836 (photo)
Hanna, John W., 841
Hanna, William H., 842 (photo)
Hannen, William M., 884
Hansen, Thomas, 883
Harder, Henry, 787
Harper, Alexander, 410
Harper, Charles S., 788
Harper Family, 410
Harper, J. Wilson, 762
Harper, Robert A., 343,834
Harrington, C. O., 342,527
Harwood, James, 848 (photo)
Hayward, Horace, 586 (photo)
Heinrich, Christian S., 443
Heinrich, Gustav, 552
Henkle, Henry C., 453
Henkle, Merritt C., 747
Herring, George, 362
Hevener, H. S., 156
Hill, Clyde S., 523
Hill, James M., 520 (photo)
Hite, David, 402
Hite, Jacob, 819
Hite, John W., 532
Hogan, John, 278
Horridge, George, 342,425
Houghton, John A., 409,702 (photo)
Houghton, William A., 705
Humphrey, George, 707
Humphrey, Hugh, 409,792
Humphrey, Joseph, 409

I

Inman, Orville, 574

J

Jewitt, William, 441
Johnson, Alexander, 409
Johnson, David K., 409,799
Johnson, David M., 734
Johnson Family, 414
Johnson, George, 482
Johnson, James, 896
Jones, J. W., 598 (photo)
Jones, Millard W., 835

K

Kahler, James, 632 (photo)
Kearns Family, 416
Kearns, Hiram W., 764
Keith, Samuel E., 344,528 (photo)
Kellogg, Alonzo S., 686 (photo)
Kellogg, Cora W., 723
Kellogg, Guy, 244,339,723
Kelly, Charles, 847
Kelly, John, 449
Kelly, Michael, 416,477
Kenyon, Mary, 401
Keokuk the Indian Chief, 26,31
Kerr, Steward J., 852
Kirk, Richard, 516
Kluss, Frederick H., 670 (photo)
Knapp, George R., 111,340
Knapp, John, 111,340
Knapp, S. A., 184,257
Knupp, L. C., 882
Knuth, William, 483
Kolsto, Iver C., 583
Kolsto, L. A., 568
Koopman, O. A., 859
Kramer, Emma K., 617
Kramer, Henry C., 614 (photo)
Kroehnke, Herman D., 885
Kroehnke, John P., 463
Kruse, H. G., 157
Kuen, Mathias, 570 (photo)
Kuhn, Henry, 651
Kuhn, Peter, 406

L

Lamb, Henry J., 388,811
Larue, Chambers C., 734
LaRue, Eliza S., 737
Leonard, Frank, 473
Little, Alexander H., 773
Lockhart, Samuel M., 89
Loizeaux, J. J., 343,638
Loizeaux, Leon S., 638 (photo)
Long, Cornelius P., 589
Long, Delia S., 590
Long, William J., 813
Lorenz, John, 728 (photo)
Lormor Family, 404
Lormor, Frank, 782 (photo)
Lowe, Frank, 584
Lowe, Frederick, 407
Lyman, Frederick, 144

M

Maag, Mathias, 694 (photo)
Mall, William A., 776 (photo)
Marietta, John E., 258,260,345,434
Martin, David E., 474
McCandless, Thomas B., 496 (photo)
McCulley, Eugene W., 683
McCune, Thomas F., 186,470 (photo)
McElroy, George D., 535
McElroy, Hays H., 534
McGranahan Family, 408
McLaughlin, Thomas, 886
McMillan, Robert F., 741
Means, W. W., 346
Mease, John P., 732
Meredith, Marion, 308,450 (photo)
Meredith, Sarah L., 450
Meyer, Henry J., 744 (photo)
Meyer, William L., 560
Miller, Henry Sr., 887
Miller, John A., 574
Miller, Levi S., 344
Miller, William, 624 (photo)
Mitchell, James R., 490
Mitchell, James, 284,285
Moeller, John D., 513
Morrow, E. H., 389,543
Mosnat, J. J., 299
Murphy, Bernard, 147
Myers, G. M., 152

N

Narber, Homer, 678
Nell, Jacob, 857
Nichols, Clarence, 780
Nichols, John D., 779
Noble, Andrew L., 603
Noble, C. A., 151
Noble, Isband, 415,602
Noble, James A., 602
Novak, Frank A., 303
Novak, John, 802

P

Palmer, George L., 399,504 (photo)
Palmer, H. N., 344
Palmer, T. S., 344
Palmer, Walter S., 897
Parker, John, 394
Parzybok, Samuel F., 542
Phelps, Stephen, 266
Pickart, John H., 761
Pickering, Isaac, 441
Pohlmann, Henry, 517
Pohlmann, Jacob, 793
Pyne, D. B., 150 (photo)
Pyne, John F., 155

R

Radeke, Henry A., 536
Radeke, Otto L., 660 (photo)
Radeke, William A., 666 (photo)
Railsback, John, 817
Railsback, Samuel E., 818
Ralyea, Frank R., 246
Ralyea, L., 245
Ravenscroft, J. T., 551
Ravenscroft, J. H., 886
Ray, Frank G., 424
Reiss, George, 725
Reisser, Henry, 445
Remington Family, 414
Rice, James, 395
Rice, Moses W., 400
Richart, John, 404,554 (photo)
Rieke, Charles, 759
Rife, A. K., 786
Riley, William A., 781
Robertson, Andrew, 411,749
Robinson, George W., 580 (photo)
Rose, William G., 766
Rosenberg, Daniel S., 611
Royce, Roderick, 819
Rozema, John H., 433

S

Sanders, David A., 642
Sanders, John B., 405,637
Savage, Thomas E., 11
Schild, Andrew W., 411,663
Schild, Henry J., 541
Schild, John, 538 (photo)
Schirm, Henry, 658
Schluntz, Ferdinand, 724
Schmidt, Otto B., 875
Schnoor, Nicholas, 605
Schroeder, Henry, 700
Schroeder, John H., 780
Schwab, Henry, 831
Scollon, James, 832
Selk, Christian, 879
Selk, John, 869
Selleck, James L., 402
Shane, John, 293
Sherman, Buren R., 297
Shuck, James D., 502
Shutts, Lewis E., 399,706
Slack, Harvey, 152
Smith, Spencer, 492
Smythe, Williams, 284,287,292
Spencer, Charles H., 415
Spencer, Victor G., 415,635
Springer, Jacob, 110,182,239,874
St. Clair, Archibald, 515
St. Clair Brothers, 404
St. Clair, William M., 794 (photo)
St. Clair, John M., 775
Stewart, William A., 408
Stickney, David H., 798
Stickney, George E., 799
Stickney, William W., 797
Stocker, Eleazer W., 412,752 (photo)
Stookey, Charles F., 591
Struve, Carl, 648 (photo)
Struve, John, 495
Stuckenbruck, Herman R., 845
Summers, J. C., 371
Sweet, Charles A., 441
Sweet, Sidney S., 436 (photo)

T

Tannehill, George W., 186,466 (photo)
Tannehill, Jennie G., 466
Tatge, August F., 413,738 (photo)
Tatge, Conrad, 413
Thompson, Edward C., 737
Thompson, Frank L., 860
Thompson, James M., 861
Thompson, John, 713
Thompson, Samuel, 871
Thompson, W. L., 457
Tiedemann, Fred, 517
Tilford, John S., 169
Tilson, David, 412
Tilson, Everett, 412,579
Titus, Calvin P., 245
Tobin, M. J., 298,303
Tobin, T. F., 171
Tobin, Thomas, 169
Town, Wellington, 767
Traer, James F., 134,679 (photo)
Traer, James C., 235,245,679
Traer, William M., 157
Trojovsky, Charles, 833
Turner, C. G., 390
Tuttle, Osman, 376
Twogood, Charles, 410

U

Urmy, Jonathan L., 541

V

Van Deusen, M. B., 400
Van Horn, Walter B., 344,469
Van Horne, William C., 379
Van Metre, Isaac, 105,150,151
Van Skike, William N., 410,619
Van Skike, Nehemiah, 410,619
Vandike, H. W., 413
Vandike, John P., 862 (photo)
Vannice, A. V., 398

W

Wagner, W. B., 274
Walker, C. N., 404
Walker, Fred, 858
Wallace, Bruce, 731
Wallace, Elmer E., 693
Wallace, Orr A., 519
Waller, William H., 810
Walter, Joseph, 855
Walter, Peter, 576 (photo)
Walther, Frederick G., 557
Walther, Frederick Jr., 558
Wandschneider, Charles, 824
Ward, F. Marion, 868
Warner, Peter, 669
Way, Thomas, 90,282,283,291,292
Wehrman, August, 545
Wehrman, Henry, 385,526
Weichman, Christian A., 622
Weichman, Frank, 631
Weichman, John, 708 (photo)
Welton, Henry E., 720
Werner, Henry, 742
Whipple, Cyrenius T., 339,721 (photo)
Whipple, Milo E., 891
Whipple, S. T., 628
Whipple, William P., 298,339,419 (photo)
Whiteis, U. B., 872
Wilkinson, Charles, 148
Williams, John T., 617
Williams, Stephen D., 618
Williams, W. F., 340
Wilson, Adam H., 486 (photo)
Wilson, Henry M., 67,889
Wilson, James N., 773
Wyckoff, Elijah, 415

Y

Young, James F., 336
Young, John D., 660
Young, John, 343,558
Young, Robert N., 423

Z

Zornig, Marks H., 757