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David W. King, Sr
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Birth: 1808
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 1854

Founder of Kingston or West Cedar Rapids, David W. King Sr., ran a ferry across the Cedar River. He died of exhaustion and exposure from fighting a prairie fire.


From Etoile of NE Ohio:

__David Wilson King, Sr.
Birth 1808 in Stahlstown, Donegal Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania
__His father is William King # 79175529
__In 1836 in Westmoreland County, PA he married Mary Ann Singer. She appears as Mary King on the 1850 US Census in Linn County, Iowa along with David and their children (dwelling number 578, family number 296).
Family links: 
  William King (1776 - 1853)
  Mary Ann Singer King (1817 - 1902)
  Ann King Roadman (1799 - 1884)*
  Enos Boling King (1803 - 1891)*
  David W. King (1808 - 1854)
  Martha L. King Ellis (1834 - 1899)*
*Calculated relationship
David W. King
Nov. 5, 1854
. 46 Y'rs.

Murdoch-Linwood Cemetery
Cedar Rapids
Linn County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Div. D.
Created by: Frank
Record added: Sep 15, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21567182
David W. King, Sr
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David W. King, Sr
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David W. King, Sr
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- Not so Irish
 Added: Jun. 20, 2014
Long, lost, ggg uncle I have found you at last! R.I.P.
- Etoile of NE Ohio
 Added: Oct. 18, 2011

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