Obituary for Dora E. Byrd Morgan
23 April, 1868 - 21 January, 1959
From The Caldwell News-Tribune,
dated Thursday, 22 January, 1959
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo
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Dora is buried in the Roswell Cemetery,
Roswell, Canyon Co., Idaho
Mrs. Dora E. Morgan
Mrs. Dora E. Morgan,
90, of Wilder Route 2, died Wednesday at a local nursing home.
She was born April 23, 1868, in Evansville, Ind., and
was married to Joseph Morgan on April 21, 1886, in Fremont,
He preceded her in death in 1921 in Nebraska.
She came to Idaho in 1933 from Waterloo, Neb., and made
her home in the Big Bend community across the line in Oregon
and resided there until in 1956 when she returned to Nebraska.
She later returned to Idaho to make her home with her
daughter, Mrs. Edith Case in Arena Valley near Wilder.
Mrs. Morgan was a member of the Christian Church in
Waterloo, Iowa (Nebraska?).
Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Case of Wilder,
Mrs. Effie Gates of Waterloo, Neb., and Mrs. Ethel Hofeldt of
Casper, Wyo.; six sons, Victor of Wilder, Marion of
Missoula, Mont., Clifford of St. Louis, Mo., Henry of Valley,
Neb., Richard of Casper, Wyo., and John Morgan of Sherman,
N.Y.; a brother, Jesse Byrd of Evansville, Ind.;
37 grandchildren, 52 great-grandchildren and one
Arrangements are pending at the Peckham-Dakan-Davis
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