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William Pleasant Story
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Birth: Oct. 19, 1859
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1922
Schuyler County
Missouri, USA

married, son of Franklin Story, husband of Altona Story
d. cert 3374

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WILLIAM PLEASANT STORY is the son of Franklin and Nancy Story. He was born in Green County, Illinois, October 19, 1860. He now lives a mile and a quarter southeast of Pleasant View school house.

Mr. Story was married to Altona Alice Keesecker in January 1896. They have two children, Earl Glen, age fourteen, and Ruth Hildred, age twelve.

Franklin Story was born in Tennessee March 8, 1824. Nancy McManus was a native of North Carolina, born November 5th, 1824. They came to Schuyler County in 1879 settling in Salt River township. Mr. Story died in 1893 at the age of sixty-nine, his wife is still living. W. P. Story has one brother and six sisters living.

Mr. W. P. Story is the daughter of Wm. Keesecker and was born in Schuyler county, Missouri, August 28, 1879. She has four brothers and two sisters living. Mrs. Story is a member of the Methodist church.

Mr. Story owns 80 acres of land worth sixty dollars an acre. He is a successful farmer and stock raiser and makes a specialty of handling White Plymouth Rock chickens. He is a member of the M.W.A lodge and is a Democrat in politics.

Swanson, Arthur Malcolm and George Washington Ford. A History of Schuyler County. Trenton: W. B. Rogers Printing Co. page 375-76 (1910) 
 
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 Parents:
  Bradley Franklin Story (1824 - 1893)
  Nancy F. McManus Story (1824 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  Altona Alice Keesecker Story (1870 - 1960)
 
 Children:
  Earl Glen Story (1896 - 1955)*
  Ruth Hildred Story Hagensick (1897 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Story (1849 - 1850)*
  Martha E Story Curtis (1853 - 1912)*
  William Pleasant Story (1859 - 1922)
  Luvenia Isabelle Story Keesecker (1862 - 1912)*
  Joeabb Story (1865 - 1917)**
  Rosetta Story (1866 - 1942)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Towles Cemetery
Greentop
Schuyler County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: NE MO
Record added: Dec 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45806991
William Pleasant Story
Added by: Treva Poe
 
 
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