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Jennie Goltry Drake
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Birth: Aug. 8, 1865
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1952
Lucas County
Iowa, USA

Wife of Adison Douglas Drake. Daughter of Jacob Fitzgerald Goltry and Emeline Force.


Chariton, Iowa
Thursday, September 25, 1952

Mrs. Jennie Goltry Drake, daughter of Jacob F. and Emeline Goltry, was born in Lucas County, Aug. 8, 1865, and died at the O'Donnell nursing home in Russell, Tuesday evening, Sept. 16, at the age of 87 years, one month and eight days. She was one of 13 children.

She was united in marriage to Adison Douglas Drake Feb. 2, 1883, and to this union five children were born. She was preceded in death by her husband and three children, Frank Drake, Grace Smith and Lillian Drake, who died in infancy. She leaves to mourn two children, Edna Brown of Long Beach, Calif., and Joe Drake of Russell. There are also 12 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, four sisters, one brother, other relatives and many friends.

She accepted Christ at an early age and was a member of the Methodist church. Her entire lifetime was spent in and near Russell. She was a kind and faithful wife and mother and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Funeral services were held at the Woodman Home for Funerals on Friday, Sept. 19, at 2 p.m., conducted by Rev. A. E. Beals. Interment was in the Russell cemetery.

Family links: 
  Jacob Fitzgerald Goltry (1837 - 1914)
  Emeline Force Goltry (1843 - 1934)
  Adison Douglas Drake (1861 - 1935)
  James Franklin Drake (1884 - 1938)*
  Edna Mae Drake Brown (1888 - 1977)*
  Joseph Clifford Drake (1891 - 1970)*
  Lillie Drake (1894 - 1894)*
  Lula Grace Drake Smith (1899 - 1950)*
  Charles Edgar Goltry (1860 - 1862)*
  Anna King Goltry Duckworth (1862 - 1925)*
  Jennie Goltry Drake (1865 - 1952)
  Mary Emeline Goltry Wright (1868 - 1954)*
  Margaret Goltry LaFollette (1869 - 1957)*
  Deborah Mae Goltry LaFollette (1871 - 1955)*
  Walter Stephen Goltry (1873 - 1940)*
  Flora Goltry Cooper (1874 - 1959)*
  George Goltry (1877 - 1880)*
  Josephine Goltry (1878 - 1887)*
  Albert Raymond Goltry (1880 - 1962)*
  James Blaine Goltry (1883 - 1933)*
  Thomas Nelson Goltry (1885 - 1893)*
*Calculated relationship
Russell Cemetery
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Maintained by: Skip
Originally Created by: Member #46989892
Record added: Oct 10, 2008
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Jennie <i>Goltry</i> Drake
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