|Birth: ||Oct. 14, 1812|
|Death: ||May 23, 1871|
Source: History of Muscatine County Iowa, Volume II, Biographical, 1911, page 762
Thomas J. Huffman . . . Son in law
William Bede and Mary Price
The father was a native of Scotland and the mother of Kentucky.
They were married in Ohio and subsequently came to Van Buren county Iowa, later removing to Louisa county, where Mr. Bede passed away in January, 1857. His wife died May 23, 1871, and was laid to rest beside her husband in Wapello cemetery.
There were eight children born to Mr. and Mrs. Bede:
Mary, who died at the age of sixteen years;
Richard, who gave up his life for his country at the time of the Civil War;
Cynthia, now Mrs. Thomas J. Huffman;
Robert, of Nebraska;
Elizabeth, the wife of Israel Hill of Conesville;
Minerva, who became the wife of John Price of Illinois and is now deceased;
Jackson, who died an Conesville, February 7, 1910; and
Nancy, who died in infancy.
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Mary C. Bede (1836 - 1852)*
Richard Bede (1838 - 1863)*
Elizabeth Hill (1844 - 1925)*
Created by: C & N Rasmussen
Record added: Jul 15, 2010
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