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Washburn Prairie Cemetery, Barry Co., MO

Name Born Died Research Notes & Inscriptions Researcher or Resource
IRVIN, Maston Jan. 10, 1823 Aug. 31, 1889 Research Note: He is buried next to Nancy James. Another Photo Photos
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IRWIN, Sarah E. (DOITERA) Oct. 16, 1832 July 10, 1913 SSW: William L. Photo
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IRWIN, William Lands Sep. 20, 1823 May 2, 1905 SSW: Sarah E. - Research Note: He was a son of Benjamin and Catherine (Simmons) Irwin. On September 26, 1853, in Lawrence Co., MO, he married Sarah E. Doitera. Photo
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IVY, Maudy M. Nov. 16, 1882
Barry Co., MO
No Date
Barry Co., MO
Inscription: "Dau. of J. and E. E. Ivy" - Research Note: On March 9, 1879 in Barry Co., MO, Elizabeth E. Longley married James Ivey. In 1880 they had one child listed name Florence who was age 5 mos. old. His name was spelled Ivy like the stone reads for this child. Note
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A. B. J. No Date No Date Research Note: This may be a footstone. Photo
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JACK, Darthula Eglantine (CREED) Feb. 27, 1832
TN
Aug. 8, 1856
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: She was the wife of John J. Jack, and a daughter of Thornton Creed and Nancy (Powell) Fulton. Died 2 weeks after her last daughter's birth. John J. and Darthula married 10 October 1850 in Rhea Co, TN Mother of Alfred Roland Jack, b 21 January 1852 in Rhea Co, TN, d 11 January 1886 in Lamar Co, TX Eliza Jane Jack, b 3 October 1853 in Rhea Co, TN, d 8 July 1943 in Cass Co, MO Mary Emiline Jack, b 21 July 1856 in Barry Co, MO, d 24 June 1889. Note
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JACK, John J. Apr. 15, 1824
Rhea Co., TN
Apr. 26, 1859
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: He was the husband of Darthula E. Jack, son of John Jack and Mary "Polly" Taylor. John J. and Darthula married 10 October 1850 in Rhea Co., TN - See Darthula E. Jack for children. After Darthula died John married Rachel Dora (Legrand) Ferguson b September 1832. Headstone
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JAMES, Alexander McGhee Nov. 28, 1829
Blount Co., TN
Jan. 18, 1911
Rural Cassville,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: Mr. James was married in Tennessee in 1855. To this union eleven children were born, nine boys and two girls lived to be grown, a son, William James, died in 1894. The remainder of the children are living. Mrs. James died in 1886. In 1890 he was married to Nancy Irvin who died Aug 23, 1906. Mr. James married Caroline Frost, January 1908. He leaves a wife, nine children, thirty-four grand-children and seven great grand-children. Four of the grandson were pall bearers at the funeral. Donna's Note: He was a son of Benjamin and Elizabeth(Gilbreath) James of Blount Co., TN. Donna's Note: The above mentioned son named William H. James was age 21 in 1880 and so in 1894 he would have been around 35 years old. Phyllis' Note: He served in the Union Army, Co. 11, 2nd TN Vol. Cav. This information was taken from his son's obit. He was William H. James and is buried at Corinth. Online Obit,
Cassville Republican,
Jan. 26, 1911
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JAMES, Lucinda Abt. 1825
Blount Co., TN
Mar. 15, 1879
Barry Co., MO
Inscription: "Aged 53 yrs, 1 mo, 2 ds" - Research Note: In 1860 Lucinda was living with Alexander and Mary. she was age 36 and born in TN. They were living in Sugar Loaf Twp., of Marion Co., AR, at that time. She apparently was Alexander's sister. Photo
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JAMES, Mary Jane (WRIGHT) Nov. 18, 1837 Aug. 7, 1886 SSW: A. M.- Research Note: They are buried next to Lue James, wife of J. F. Elrod. Next to Lue is an unmarked grave. Photo
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JAMES, T? o? 187? Aug. 20, 1878? Inscription: "Infant Son of ___ & ____ James - Aged __ 1 D.?" - Research Note: Buried next to Lucinda James. Another Photo Photo
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JAMES, Nansey Elizabeth (IRVIN) Feb. 15, 1833 Aug. 23, 1906
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Inscription: Wife of A. M. James" - Research Note: August 25, 1906, Saturday, Cassville Democrat - Mrs. Nancy James, wife of Doctor James, living 5 miles south of town, died Aug 23rd of paralysis age about 73 years. She was a member of the Baptist Church, and the remains were laid to rest in the Washburn Prairie, cemetery, Aug 24, at 12 am. She was a good woman and enjoyed the respect and esteem of all her acquaintance. Note: Named as Nancy Irvin in husband James' obit. Stone is on the ground and homemade. Online Newspapers
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JAYNE, Claiborne N. Apr. 30, 1867 Lee Co., VA Dec. 23, 1938 SSW: Savannah & Lawrence - Research Note: Claiborne N. Jayne married Savannah "Vannie" Arnhart, March 2, 1890, Barry Co., MO, married by J. M. Brooks. - Back of Stone Note
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JAYNE, Lawrence Oct. 14, 1898
Barry Co., MO
Oct. 2, 1918
Springfield
Normal School,
Springfield,
Greene Co., MO
SSW: Claiborne & Savannah - Research Note: On his death certificate Lawrence Jayne's father is listed as Jaynes but he is listed as Jayne. He was a single student. He was age 19 years 11 months and 2 days old when he died. His father is listed as Clalie Jaynes and his mother as ____ Arnhart. The cause of death was influenza. Oct. 17, 1918, Cassville Republican reported his death. - Another Stone - Back of Stone Death Certificate
Online Newspapers
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JAYNE, Mariam Elizabeth (DAUGHERTY) Apr. 22, 1830
Lee Co., VA
June 25, 1902
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: She was a daughter of James and Teressa Henrietta (Warren) Daugherty. Note
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JAYNE, Martin Sims Nov. 8, 1818
Lee Co., VA
Feb. 2, 1892
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: Martin Jayne married Mariam Eliza Daugherty. He was a son of James and Hannah (Sims) Jayne. Back of Stone Note
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JAYNE, Martin Thaddeus Apr. 30, 1867 Feb. 1900 No Data Photo
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JAYNE, Savannah (ARNHART) Feb. 17, 1872
Barry Co., MO
Aug. 17, 1949
Centralia,
Marion Co., IL
SSW: Lawrence & Claiborne - Research Note: She was a daughter of George Alexander and Sarah Arnhart. Her son, Clarence Olin Jayne and his wife Martha Hawkins, lived in Centralia. Another Stone - Back of Stone Note
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JOHNSON, ____ Sep. 9, 1812 Sep. 18, 1884 Research Note: The top part of the stone is broken off and the name is missing from this stone. Note
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JOHNSON, Armstrong B. Mar. 8, 1817 VA Mar. 25, 1884 Barry Co., MO SSW: Mary - Research Note: He was the husband of Mary Logan. First transcription had his name as A. D. Johnson. In Sugar Creek Twp., of Barry Co., MO, in 1880, Armstrong Johnson was age 63, born in VA, and his wife Mary Johnson was age 53, born in TN, and in the household also were Vina Logan, age 60, born in MO; Samuel Moore, age 11, born MO; and Lewis Burton, age 21, born in MO, a mulatto. - Johnson Stone Note
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JOHNSON, Annie A. Abt. 1836 Jan. 31, 1897
Brightwater,
Benton Co., AR
Research Note: On Feb. 11, 1897 Cassville Republican reported the following: Died, Mrs. Seaburn Johnson, formerly of Washburn, at Brightwater, AR. She was buried in Washburn Prairie Cemetery. Annie A., wife of S. M. Johnson, died Jan. 31, at Brightwater, age 69 years, 7 months, 2 days. She died at the home of her son Dr. Arthur Johnson of typhoid. She leaves 5 children. Burial was in the Prairie graveyard at Washburn. Feb. 11, 1897
Cassville Republican
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JOHNSON, Arthur Gay Nov. 28, 1895 Feb. 1, 1902 Research Note: This stone could read Feb. 7 instead of Feb. 1. Note
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JOHNSON, Betty Sue (BURNETTE) July 1, 1923 Aug. 23, 1991 SSW: Carl H. - Inscription: "Married Sept 25, 1941" - Research Note: She was a daughter of Andrew Amos and Martha Florence (Weathers) Burnette. Another Photo Photo
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JOHNSON, Bevrl Nov. 23, 1925 Nov. 23, 1925 Inscription: "Still Born" Photo
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JOHNSON, Carl H. Apr. 8, 1921 Jan. 20, 1992 Inscription: "US ARMY - WORLD WAR II" Another Stone - SSW: Betty Sue - Inscription: "Married Sept 25, 1941" - Another Photo - Another Photo Photo
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Johnson, De A. A. Apr. 16, 1847 July 27, 1903 Research Note: This stone has parts missing and is in pretty bad shape. - Pieces of Stone Photo
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JOHNSON, Infant 1900 Nov. 1900 Research Note: Cassville Republican, Thursday, November 29, 1900 - Washburn Prairie News: The infant child of Mr. and Mrs. Johnson was interred at the cemetery Monday. Online Newspapers
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JOHNSON, Lida No Date Dec. 6, 1894 Inscription: "Daughter of Joseph M. & Emily M. Johnson - Aged 13 Yr. 11 mo. 21 da." - Another Photo Photos
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JOHNSON, Mary (LOGAN) Nov. 10, 1825 Mar. 1910
Ft. Worth, TX
SSW: A. B. - Inscription: "Wife of A. B. Johnson - Daughter of N. Logan" - Research Note: She was listed in 1880 on the census so she died after that date. - Barbara's Note: Cassville Republican March 10, 1910 - Local News: Aunt Mary Johnson who once resided in Washburn and was so well and favorably known around here died recently at Ft. worth , Tex. and her remains were shipped here for burial. Rev. Mc Cracken conducted short services at the cemetery Saturday afternoon after which her body was laid to rest to await the resurrection. - Johnson Stone Photo
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Barbara Erwin
JOHNSON, Naomi A. Mar. 2, 1885
Barry Co., MO
Nov. 14, 1885
Barry Co., MO
Inscription: " Daughter of W. M. and Ella" - Research Note: Stone is broken. Another Photo - Naomi Photos
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JOHNSON, Oscar Ray Nov. 28, 1895 Nov. 29, 1895 Research Note: This stone is in bad need of repair or replacement. Photo
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JOHNSON, Peggie No Date 1905 Research Note: Cassville Republican, Thursday, November 29, 1900, Washburn Prairie News: The infant child of Mr. and Mrs. Johnson was interred at the cemetery Monday. Online Newspapers
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JOHNSON, Robert Golden Dec. 23, 1898 Jan. 21, 1902 Research Note: This stone could read Jan. 27 instead of Jan. 21 as transcribed here. Note
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JOHNSON, Seborme M. Nov. 21, 1814
VA
Dec. 7, 1888
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: In Sugar Creek Twp., of Barry co., MO, in 1880 he was age 67, born in VA, and Annie was 47, born in TN, also in the house was Arthur age 32 and Emma, age 18, and also a child age 14 named Fannie Jesey. - Another Photo Photos
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JOHNSON, Walter G. May 13, 1859 Nov. 3, 1859 Inscription: "Son of S. N. & N. A." Photo
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JONES, Alexander Jan. 6, 1824 June 7, 1876 Inscription: Aged 52 Yrs, 6 Ms, 1 Dy" Photo
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JONES, Charles Benjamin "Charley" Sep. 11, 1875
Saline Co., MO
Oct. 19, 1931
Seligman,
Sugar Creek Twp.,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Susie - Research Note: His death certificate names Thomas Jones as his father and Mavis Paris? as his mother's name. Death Certificate
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JONES, Clara E. (DAVIS) 1886 1974 SSW: Walter H. - Research Note: She married Walter Jones Nov. 1, 1908 in Barry Co., MO. Note
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JONES, Luella "Ella" (WITHERS) Oct. 25, 1869 Aug. 5, 1893
Barry Co., MO
Inscription: "Wife of Rufus D." - Research Note: Luella Withers married Rufus Jones, in Barry County, MO, 20 Mar. 1892. - Another Photo Note
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JONES, Eugene Oct. 22, 1917 June 30, 1997 SSW: Helen - Inscription: "US ARMY AIR FORCE WORLD WAR II" - Research Note: Brother of Helen. - Another Stone Note
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JONES, Gary Layne Jan. 11, 1951
Mountain View, MO
Apr. 5, 1967
St. John's Hosp.,
Springfield,
Greene Co., MO
Research Note: Culver Funeral home records read that he was a son of Orvan Vernon Jones and Belva Dick. The cause of his death was from auto wreck injuries. The funeral was held at Washburn School where he was a student at Southwest High. He had lived in the community for ten years. - Another Photo - Photo on Stone Culver Funeral
Home,
V. 12, p. 102,
by Ted Roller
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Donna Cooper
JONES, Helen Elizabeth Nov. 3, 1911
Barry Co., MO
No Date SSW: Eugene - Research Note: Sister of Eugene - Research Note: Helen purchased this headstone. She never married. Eugene was her brother. Her father was Walter Hutchens Jones. From the Jones book by Helen Jones - "The Democrat Newspaper" Sat, March 6, 1926. Obituary. Wm. P. Jones - President of Bank of Washburn, MO - W. P. Jones Diary Note: "My Father, Walter Jones, kept his Father's Diary. The Diary has daily recordings over several years. (Author unknown) OBITUARY: Cassville, MO, Culver Funeral Home. Walter H. Jones, 75, leaves companion of more than 48 years, two sons, one daughter, granddaughter and sister, other relatives and many friends. Walter came into this world with what the Friends or Quakers call, "A birth right" in the Quaker Church. Attended the Spring River Academy, better known as the Quaker Academy near Riverton, Kansas. Some more can be found in "Stories of Old Mills of the Ozarks, by Bill Cameron, Copyright ?, White River Valley Historical Quarterly, Volume 4 , Number 9, Fall 1972" , Note
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JONES, Hester Jane (IRWIN) Oct. 22, 1866 Barry Co., MO Aug. 20, 1937 Barry Co., MO Research Note: Her death certificate reads that Lanz Irwin, born TN, was her father and Sarah Daugherty was her mother. J. P. Jones was named as her husband. Ira Jones was the informant. Death Certificate Donna Cooper
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JONES, Ira E. June 18, 1888
Barry Co., MO
Dec. 5, 1964
Home - Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
SSW: Jettie G. - Research Note: Culver Funeral Home records read that Ira Jones was a son of Patton Jones and Esther Irwin. His wife was Jettie Edens. He was a farmer and died at home. - Another Photo Culver Funeral
Home V. 11,
p. 62, by Ted Roller
Donna Cooper
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JONES, James Patton May 7, 1866
Blount Co., TN
Mar. 18, 1948
Rural Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: His death certificate reads that Alexander Jones as his father and Mahaley J. Johnson, was his mother. Hester Irwin Jones was listed as his wife's name. Ira Jones, Washburn, MO, was the informant. Death Certificate
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JONES, Jettie G. (EDENS) Dec. 8, 1889 Barry Co., MO May 28, 1982 SSW: Ira E. - Inscription: "Married Nov. 19, 1916" - Research Note: Jettie was a daughter of John C. and Harriett (Wallace) Edens. Another Photo Note
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JONES, Lucy M. July 23, 1950 No Date SSW: Vernon L. - Inscription: "Married Sep. 28, 1973" - Another Photo Photos
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JONES, Mahaley J. Dec. 21, 1829 June 7, 1880 Inscription: "Aged 51 ys, 6 ms, 14 ds" - Research Note: Stone is broken and needs repair. Note
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JONES?, N. No Date No Date Research Note: This is a homemade stone next to Susie and Charles Jones' stone. It reads N. J. and looks like at one time there were marbles in the lettering. Since the surname has "N J" and it is next to the Jones stone, it's possible that this person was named Jones. Note
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JONES, Orvan Vernon Dec. 9, 1920
Stillwater, OK
Jan. 10, 2008
Heritage Park
Nursing Center,
Rogers,
Benton Co., AR
Research Note: He was born Dec. 9, 1920, at Stillwater, OK, to George Henry and Mary (Boyd) Jones. He moved to Rogers in 1971 from Washburn. He was a carpenter, cattle farmer and owned a saw mill for several years. He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Belva (Dick) Jones; two sons, Vernon Jones and Gary Jones; one brother, Loyd Jones; and two sisters, Evelina Jones Casey and Cora Bieberdorf. Survived by his wife, two sons, and one daughter. Another Photo Fohn Funeral Home
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JONES, Susie 1880 1969 SSW: Charles Photo
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JONES, Vernon L. Feb. 13, 1943 Apr. 15, 1982 SSW: Lucy M. - Inscription: "Married Sep. 28, 1973" - Another Photo Photos
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JONES, Walter Hutchins Aug. 24, 1881
Barry Co., MO
Mar. 24, 1957
Springfield,
Greene Co., MO
SSW: Clara E. - Research Note: His death certificate reads that William P. and Elizabeth (Hutchins) Jones were his parents. He was the owner and operator of the canning factory. His wife is given as Clara Jones and his address as Springfield, MO. He married Clara E. Davis, Nov. 1, 1908 in Barry Co., MO. Death Certificate
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JONES, William B. May 16, 1911
Barry Co., MO
Aug. 17, 1912
Barry Co., MO
Inscription: "Son of W. B. & J. L." - Research Note: Washburn Prairie News: The 15 months old baby of Mrs. Jennie Jones died Friday night Aug. 16th and was buried in the Washburn Prairie Cemetery, Saturday evening after short services conducted by Rev. Ireland. August 22, 1912, Thursday, Cassville Republican - Another Photo Note
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JUDSON, Arthur C. Aug. 14, 1894 Barry Co., MO Nov. 10, 1895 Barry Co., MO Inscription: "Son of P. L. & S. E." Photo
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JOURNEY, Martha E. (VARNER) Sep. 24, 1871
Washburn,
Barry Co., MO
July 25, 1921
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: Her husband was William Journey, and they married Nov. 18, 1917 in Barry County. She was a daughter of William Moulton and Catherine Mary Wells (Shipley) Varner. Note
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JUEL, Andrew Douglas July 15, 1932
Valentine, NE
Feb. 18, 2011
Red Rose Inn,
Cassville,
Barry Co., MO
Research Note: He was the son of Lester A. and Lillian A. (Sauerwein) Juel. He was united in marriage to Phyllis Relethford on Oct. 16, 1955, in Seligman, MO. He was a retired plant superintendent from Mitchel Manufacturing in Monett. He served in the Army during the Korean War. He was a member of the Washburn Baptist Church, Monett Masonic Lodge, Abou Ben Adhem Shrine, Scottish of Joplin, Barry County Trikes, Monett Sportsman's League and Monett Jaycees. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Richard Juel. Bennett-Wormington
Funeral Home
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JUEL, Ima F. Apr. 13, 1934 Sep. 25, 1995 SSW: Leonard A. - Inscription: "Sep. 8, 1951" - Her Side of Stone Photos
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JUEL, Leonard A. Sep. 3, 1926 No Date SSW: Ima F. - Inscription: "Sep. 8, 1951" - Research Note: According to his brother's obit he was a son of Lester and Lillian (Saurwein) Juel. His Side of Stone Note
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JUEL, Lester July 19, 1902 Oct. 6, 1979 SSW: Lillie - Another Photo Photos
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JUEL, Lillian "Lillie" (SAURWEIN) Aug. 5, 1905 June 3, 1987 SSW: Lester - Research Note: Dick Juel was born October 6, 1928, in Valentine, Nebraska, and was a son of Lester and Lillian (Saurwein) Juel. He was a self-employed truck driver. He died Feb. 10, 2001 and was cremated. His obit in the Monett Times gives Lillian's maiden name. It also reads that Dick had brothers Leonard, Louis and Andrew. - Another Photo Monett Times
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JUEL, Mary Katherine (HANSEN) Sep. 28, 1874
Omaha, NE
Dec. 8, 1944
Nevada,
Vernon Co., MO
Research Note: According to her death certificate her father was Christian Hansen, born Denmark and her mother Katherine Marie Carlsen, born Denmark. The cause of her death was chronic degeneration myocarditis, senile dementia. Death Certificate
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JUEL, Phyllis Raye (RELETHFORD) July 4, 1936 No Date SSW: Andrew Douglas - Inscription: Married "Oct. 16, 1955" Photo
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