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Lewis Edward "Lew" Jordan
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Birth: Aug. 22, 1871
Clinton County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 25, 1950
Wagner
Charles Mix County
South Dakota, USA

Obituary, undated, from local Armour, SD newspaper:

Burial Services Held Here For Lewis Jordan, Thursday

Burial services were held at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery last Thursday afternoon for Lewis Jordan, 78 of near Marty Mision, S.D. Funeral services were held at Wagner at the Methodist Church. He died at the Wagner hospital after a brief illness, May 23, 1950.

He was born at Clinton, Iowa in 1871 and in 1894, he married Henrietta Howe, Bagley, Iowa. In 1902 they moved to a farm five mile southwest of Armour where they resided until 1920 when they moved to the farm where he has since resided with his daughter, Alice Jordan. His wife and one daughter preceded him in death.

He is survived by five daughters, Alice, Wagner; Mrs. Vern Harris, Yankton; Mrs. Vern Giles, Texas; Mrs. Ernest Hensel, Philadephia, Pa.; and Mrs. Albert Lawien, Timber Lake, South Dakota; Two sons Ted, Wagner and Marion, Boise Idaho.

Lew as he was known in this Community was well liked here and often made trips to Armour before his illness.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Murdock Jordan (1838 - 1913)
  Sarah Elizabeth Nowels Jordan (1851 - 1933)
 
 Spouse:
  Henrietta Howe Jordan (1871 - 1938)
 
 Children:
  Marion Charles Jordan (1895 - 1987)*
  Ada Jordan Giles (1897 - 1983)*
  Violet Vineta Jordan Harris (1901 - 1986)*
  Alice Rooseveldt Jordan (1905 - 1963)*
  Theodore Rooseveldt Jordan (1906 - 1973)*
  Dorothy Jordan Hensel (1908 - 2007)*
  Dolly Iola Jordan Lawien (1909 - 1960)*
  Ruth Rosulan Jordan (1911 - 1924)*
 
 Siblings:
  Catherine Miller Jordan Jordan (1869 - 1951)*
  Lewis Edward Jordan (1871 - 1950)
  Ora E. Jordan (1872 - 1873)*
  Jessie Margaret Jordan Chapman (1874 - 1949)*
  Edith Irene Jordan Cain (1876 - 1973)*
  Joan Electa Jordan Names (1878 - 1975)*
  John Murdock Jordan (1881 - 1961)*
  Sara Lucinda Jordan Schlotfeldt (1885 - 1974)*
  Marion Elizabeth Jordan Kindig (1889 - 1915)*
  Florence Pauline Jordan Murphy (1893 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
Armour
Douglas County
South Dakota, USA
Plot: Block N, Lot 9, Grave 1
 
Created by: Airrow
Record added: Aug 12, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15311821
Lewis Edward Lew Jordan
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 Added: Sep. 21, 2006
 
 
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