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Minerva Ross Ames
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Birth: 1853
Death: 1929

Minerva worked on a committee that persuaded the Illinois State Legislature to purchase land that became Starved Rock State Park. She served in the Daughters of the American Revolution from 1901 to 1928. A bronze plaque at her gravesite says she was State DAR Regent of Illinois, 1909-1911, and Vice President General, 1913-1914.
-Riverview Cemetery: A self guided tour, 2nd ed. p 9. 
 
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 Spouse:
  John C Ames (1852 - 1922)
 
Burial:
Riverview Cemetery
Streator
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 17 Lot 54
GPS (lat/lon): 41.12424, -88.8491
 
Created by: Timothy M. Coplin
Record added: Nov 25, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31716893
Minerva Ross Ames
Added by: Timothy M. Coplin
 
Minerva Ross Ames
Added by: Timothy M. Coplin
 
Minerva Ross Ames
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