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Joseph Rea Garwood
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Birth: Jun. 1, 1823
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1910
Clark County
Illinois, USA

Joseph R. Garwood on of the oldest residents of Clark County, died Wednesday at the home of his son Jay in Darwin Township after a long illness, aged 88 years. Funeral services were held Friday at Craig's Chapel, conducted by Elder R. Russell; interment in the Marshall Cemetery.

Mr. Garwood was born June 1, 1823, and when quite small came to Illinois with his parents settling near Newton. Later he came to Clark County where he has since resided. January 8, 1845, he married Hannah Price who died in 1895. To them were born eight children: Edward, Sarah H., Martha J., Thomas J.., Levi P., William Burns, Joseph E., and Elsie Jeannette, all of whom are living except Sarah who died in 1871. Mr. Garwood was a member of the Christian Church.

Source: Marshall Herald, 27 July 1910

this was added by Cindy Cornwell McCachern 
Family links: 
  Thomas Garwood (1778 - 1837)
  Hannah Rea Garwood (1797 - 1836)
  Hannah Pearce Garwood (1825 - 1895)*
  Edward Garwood (1847 - 1935)*
  Sarah H. Garwood (1849 - 1871)*
  Matilda J. Garwood Burkybile (1852 - 1924)*
  Thomas Jay Garwood (1854 - 1917)*
  Levi Pearce Garwood (1856 - 1928)*
  William "Burns" Garwood (1859 - 1938)*
  Joseph Elbert Garwood (1861 - 1947)*
  John Clark Garwood (1799 - 1877)**
  Rebecca Garwood Skidmore (1805 - 1835)*
  Hope Garwood Hatcher (1806 - 1861)**
  Thomas Garwood (1810 - 1869)**
  Charles Garwood (1814 - 1848)**
  Justice Gustavis Swan Garwood (1818 - 1895)*
  Joseph Rea Garwood (1823 - 1910)
  Levisa Ann Garwood Howell (1828 - 1869)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: if this is Hannah Garwood's husband sh may be buried here as well there is markings on other side but real hard to read.
Marshall Cemetery
Clark County
Illinois, USA
Plot: 3-64
Maintained by: Glen E. Carter
Originally Created by: Jeffrey Winnett
Record added: Oct 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30715000
Joseph Rea Garwood
Added by: Jeffrey Winnett
Joseph Rea Garwood
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Worsley/Garwood Ancestor
- Glen E. Carter
 Added: Aug. 5, 2012

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