|Birth: ||Mar., 1893|
|Death: ||Feb. 18, 1920|
In June 1900 she was a boarder living with the family of Arthur M. Butt and his wife Rebecca E. in Chickasawba Township, Blytheville town, in Mississippi County Arkansas. She was listed as Iona Griffin age 7 having been born in Arkansas in March 1893. Her parents had been born in Arkansas. (ED 55, page 1A) Note: Rebecca E. died on 4 Dec 1900 six months after the census. She has a memorial marker along the sidewalk at the Blytheville Public Library along with 39 other people. Rebecca's FAG is 96669417. Arthur Butt is buried in the Maple Grove Cemetery in Blytheville. He died in 1931. His FAG is 70456613.
In April 1910 she was 17 years old and living with her uncle and aunt in the Clear Lake Township of Mississippi County, Arkansas. Iona and her parents had been born in Arkansas. The uncle was Andrew T. Jones age 36 and the aunt was his wife Martha V. age 33. (ED 87, page 3A)
Her death certificate is Number 015-00813 issued in Mississippi County Arkansas.
James Walter Beacham (1895 - 1951)
James Harold Beacham (1914 - 1994)*
Created by: Jack Stevens
Record added: Feb 03, 2013
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