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Edwin Baxter West
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Birth: Oct. 30, 1844
Wayne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 12, 1929
Quincy
Adams County
Illinois, USA

History of Hancock County, Illinois : together with an outline history of the state, and a digest of state laws by TH. Gregg; Chicago, 1880.

E. B. West, butcher, son of Solomon and Harriet (Bichnoll) West, both of English descent, was born in Pennsylvania in 1844; came to this county in 1857, and settled in Augusta. He was married in Schuyler county, this State, in 1866, to Alice Melvin, a native of this State, born in 1846, and they are the parents of 5 children, Harriet, Earl, Edith, Solomon and William. He owns 10 acres of land joining Augusta, two lots, one with house and one with shop. He served in the late war and was in several hard-fought battles; was in Andersonville prison.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Solomon West (1821 - 1892)
  Harriet Tiffany Bicknell West (1821 - 1894)
 
 Spouse:
  Alice Jane Melvin West (1849 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Harriet Amelia West Leach (1868 - 1945)*
  Earl Freeman West (1871 - 1929)*
  Edith Marie West Young (1874 - 1952)*
  Tobe Solomon West (1876 - 1947)*
  William Paul West (1878 - 1889)*
  Clyde West (1881 - 1887)*
  Clement Harvey West (1883 - 1967)*
  Mabel West Worman (1886 - 1959)*
  Benjamin F West (1889 - 1975)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edwin Baxter West (1844 - 1929)
  Bostwick Hawley West (1846 - 1938)*
  Ella Maria West (1852 - 1879)*
  Orsamus Stillman West (1854 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pulaski Cemetery
Pulaski
Hancock County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Kevin Arnold
Record added: Aug 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41326525
Edwin Baxter West
Added by: Kevin Arnold
 
Edwin Baxter West
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