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Irwin Grant Alger
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Birth: May 22, 1863
Jones County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 6, 1916
Twin Falls
Twin Falls County
Idaho, USA

Irwin Grant Alger was the son of James Irwin Alger and Hester Monroe. He was born in Iowa. His father died when Irwin was 13 leaving him and his brothers to take care of their mother and sister. Irwin and his brother Sherman left Iowa for Lead, South Dakota when silver was discovered there. It was here he met a widow with 5 children, Mary Matilda Cox Criswell. They married in 1891 and headed west to Idaho and Oregon where Mary's family had gone. They had 3 children of their own, Annie Mildred Alger, James Irwin Alger and Hester Naomi "Omie" Alger. He worked as a lumberer and a farmer in OR then settled in ID where he died. 
Family links: 
  James Alger (1834 - 1876)
  (H)Ester Monroe Alger (1831 - 1916)
  Mary Matilda Cox Alger (1854 - 1932)
  Annie Mildred Alger McCabe (1892 - 1979)*
  James Irwin Alger (1894 - 1957)*
  Cora Alice Alger (1861 - 1881)*
  Irwin Grant Alger (1863 - 1916)
  Sherman Monroe Alger (1866 - 1911)*
  Amos B. Alger (1868 - 1928)*
  Warren Jerome Alger (1871 - 1940)*
  Hester Alger Grim (1873 - 1943)*
*Calculated relationship
Twin Falls Cemetery
Twin Falls
Twin Falls County
Idaho, USA
Created by: Kathleen Brawn
Record added: Oct 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59900647
Irwin Grant Alger
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Irwin Grant Alger
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