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Riley Jarrett "Decker" Veal
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Birth: Apr. 10, 1881
Princeton
Mille Lacs County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Nov. 12, 1956
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA

Note: Some of the Princeton Veal's would later change their name to "Vale".

In Princeton, Minnesota on 29 Jan 1910 married Mary E "Mayme" Clark (daughter of Joel F Clark and Minnie Elsie Gay who would later marry Oliver Veal (later changed to Vale) Riley's brother). Riley and Mayme had three children: Garrett Louis, Dewey, and Daisy. (Mayme remarried to Carl Albert Marton in Rock Island, Illinois in 1922).

On 30 Jul 1923 he married Mary Elizabeth Thomas (widow of Jessie Gay, Minnie's brother). Riley and Mary Thomas had Ellsworth "Buck" Veal, Mina Veal Edmunds, Richard Pete Veal, Margaret Maggie Veal Applegate, Annie Veal Saxon, and Dorothy Veal Martin. Mary Thomas Gay Veal also brought 3 children from her first husband to the marriage: Alfred, Wilbur, and Ethel Gay. 
 
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 Parents:
  Peter Louis Veal (1849 - 1937)
  Nancy Jane Walters Veal (1857 - 1930)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Elizabeth Clark Marton (1891 - 1942)
  Mary Elizabeth Thomas Veal (1888 - 1969)*
 
 Children:
  Garrett Louis Veal (1911 - 1973)*
  Dewey Joseph Vale (1912 - 1999)*
  Mina Marie Veal Edmunds (1920 - 2008)*
  Richard Pete Veal (1921 - 1979)*
  Margaret Rosemary Veal Applegate (1923 - 2001)*
  Annie Jane Veal Saxon (1925 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Oliver Richard Veal Vale (1873 - 1943)*
  Easter L. Veal Pendleton (1877 - 1915)*
  Riley Jarrett Veal (1881 - 1956)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Knoll Cemetery
Princeton
Mille Lacs County
Minnesota, USA
 
Created by: Marilyn Phelps
Record added: Sep 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97435284
Riley Jarrett Decker Veal
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Riley Jarrett Decker Veal
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Riley Jarrett Decker Veal
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