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Ira Maxwell Putney, Jr
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Birth: Jun. 16, 1840
Stanstead
Quebec, Canada
Death: Mar. 5, 1901
Henderson County
Illinois, USA

One of the four sons of James H & Betsey Copp Brown, Ira was raised by Betsey's sister, Sarah Copp & her husband, Ira Maxwell Putney, as their son. Ira, Jr. married Azubah Ann Haislett on June 23, 1858 in Henderson County, IL. Their first child, Ira Turton, died at the age of 1 and is buried next to Ira, Sr. and Sarah D Copp Putney at Olena. Ira, Jr. was the postmaster at Olena, Illinois because the post office was located in his general store. He was a Civil War veteran and a Freemason. Ira & Azubah's other children are: Minnie Peterson, Libbie Vie Armstrong, Harry Mc., Gear Maxwell; and Bert Brown Putney who married Mary Florence McIntire. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ira Maxwell Putney (1802 - 1872)
  Sarah D Copp Putney (1802 - 1881)
 
 Spouse:
  Azubah Ann Haislett Putney (1840 - 1900)*
 
 Children:
  Ira Turton Putney (1859 - 1860)*
  Elizabeth Victoria Putney Armstrong (1861 - 1911)*
  Minnie Alace Putney Peterson (1866 - 1942)*
  Gear Maxwell Putney (1870 - 1930)*
  Bert Brown Putney (1872 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Stronghurst Cemetery
Stronghurst
Henderson County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Shawdau
Record added: Apr 24, 2010
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