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Isaac Franklin Rains
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1829
Highland County
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug., 1912
Red Oak
Montgomery County
Iowa, USA

RAINS, ISAAC F., farmer and millwright, P. O. Villisca; born in Highland County, Ohio, October 15, 1829, and at the age of twenty-one years, having learned the millwright trade with his father, who was a millwright by trade, went to work in a mill in Ross County, Ohio; was married to Miss Mary Rains, March 3, 1851, by the Rev. James McGee, J. P., of Vinton County, Ohio. Mrs. Rains was the daughter of Benjamin and Susan Rains, natives of North Carolina. Mr. Rains was engaged in buying and selling land; was in the state militia and assisted in the capture of John Morgan while on his raid in Ohio. in November, 1864, emigrated to Montgomery County, Iowa, and his family followed in the spring of 1865; he owned the farm where Nodaway town now is, in Adams County. He made many changes in his location and is finally located on section 21. Have nine children: Benjamin F., John W., Edward D., Thomas, Emma, Rebecca A., Ida, Minnie, and Lavina.

Montgomery County Biological Sketches Jackson Township, Iowa 
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  Mary Overman Rains (1832 - 1914)*
  Emma Rains Farlin (1863 - 1939)*
  Edward W Rains (1872 - 1957)*
  Thomas Raines (1874 - 1956)*
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Villisca Cemetery
Montgomery County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Marty & Harley
Record added: Mar 27, 2010
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Isaac Franklin Rains
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