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Birth: Aug. 21, 1873
Iowa, USA
Death: May 6, 1962
Mitchell County
Iowa, USA

John Allen Maxwell 1873-1962


Riceville John Maxwell, 88, died Sunday at the Mitchell County Memorial Hospital in Osage.
He had been living at the home of his sister-in-law, Mrs. Mae Maxwell, here. Funeral services will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the First Congregational Church in Riceville. The Rev. Norman Halliday will officiate. Champion Funeral Home, Osage, is in charge.

Surviving are a foster daughter, Mrs. Kenneth Lashbrook, Osage; two sisters; Mrs. Agnes Shafer, Newton; Mrs. Jessie Lewis, Mechanicsville; a brother, Gilbert, South Dakota.

Mason City Globe Gazette, Monday May 7, 1962

WWI Draft Registration: September 12, 1918
John Allen Maxwell 45, living at RFd3 Riceville, Howard, Iowa; born August 21, 1873; farmer; nearest relative wife Alma E Maxwell.

1925 Iowa Census:
Shows his parents as Charlie Maxwell and Mary McDowell and her parents as William Davis and Louise Hagerman.

The foster daughter mentioned in the obit was Mildred Jorgenson ( a marriage article found in Globe Gazette for her and Kenneth Lashbrook of Osage, August 23, 1940. They were married in the John Maxwell home.
Family links: 
  Charles Maxwell (1844 - 1911)
  Mary McDowall Maxwell (1849 - 1893)
  Alma E Davis Maxwell (1880 - 1942)*
  Child Maxwell (1922 - 1922)*
  John Allen Maxwell (1873 - 1962)
  Andrew Maxwell (1878 - 1953)*
*Calculated relationship
Riverside Cemetery
Mitchell County
Iowa, USA
Created by: DM Scott
Record added: Mar 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66964583
John Allen Maxwell
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