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Andrew Porter Devore
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Birth: Apr. 29, 1851
Hardin County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 28, 1910
Corning
Adams County
Iowa, USA

Obit for Andrew Porter Devore found in Leola Gale Devore's Bible

Andrew Porter Devore died at, his home this Monday morning about 1 o'clock after a long illness from a complication of diseases. Mr. Devore was born April 29, 1851, in Hardin County, Ohio to Joshua and Caroline. In November 1870, he married to Miss Mary Bartlett, also of Hardin county, and they came to Adams County, Iowa soon after. To this union two daughters were born Mrs. Alice Livingston, who died at her home in Farragut last September, and Mrs. Nora Eblin, of Cumberland, who survives her parents. In November 1874, Mrs. Devore died and A. P. returned to his old home in Hardin County, Ohio, where he was later married to Miss Nancy M. Candler on November 26th 1879 and the family returned to Iowa in 1884. To this union four sons and two daughters were born, one of the sons having died in infancy. The surviving children are Ray Devore, of Rapid City, S.D. Clyde Devore, Lexington, Neb. Earl and Misses Pearl and Leola who make their home with their parents. Beside the children Mr. Devore is survived by his wife and a large number of friends. He had a large acquaintance not only in Corning but in the surrounding towns, having done a great deal of brick and cement work in various places. Funeral services were held at the home at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon, November 30th, conducted by Rev. O. W. Winters, pastor of the Christian church, and interment was in Walnut Grove cemetery. .

Hardin County Marriage records 7-10-1870 for Mary E. Bartlett and Andrew Devore Their cildren were: Pearline Elnora born 1870 and Alice
Andrew and Nancy's children and birthdays:
Ida Pearle 10-31-1880 Forest Ohio
Wilber Ray 10-3-1882 Forest Ohio
William Clyde Jan 1885
Emery Earl 1-21-1889 Iowa
Leola Gale 1-22-1901 Corning, Adams Iowa 
 
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 Parents:
  Joshua DeVore (1824 - 1899)
  Caroline Laasy DeVore (1828 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy M Candler Devore (1858 - 1912)
 
 Children:
  Elnora Pearline Devore Eblen (1871 - 1945)*
  Alice Livingston (1873 - 1910)*
 
 Siblings:
  Daniel Devore (1847 - 1930)*
  Andrew Porter Devore (1851 - 1910)
  Watt James DeVore (1855 - 1929)*
  Joshua Turner DeVore (1859 - 1938)*
  George DeVore (1861 - 1908)*
  Franklin L DeVore (1863 - 1913)*
  Elizabeth J DeVore Yearington (1866 - 1893)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Walnut Grove Cemetery
Corning
Adams County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: Maggie
Originally Created by: ADD
Record added: Aug 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41032528
Andrew Porter Devore
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