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Francis Marion Agnew
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Birth: Aug. 2, 1840
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 9, 1922
Jackson County
Illinois, USA

Dr. F. M. Agnew, 81 years old, died at his home east of Makanda last Friday and his funeral was held Sunday.

He was born near Cincinnati, Ohio, came to Southern Illinois in boyhood, taught school at 17 and, studying medicine, graduated from Rush Medical College of Chicago. His 62 years of practice is said to set a records for this state, and during that time he "assisted the stork" 2512 times. For many years he practiced over a wide expanse of country.

Besides practicing medicine he was active in other ways, carrying on a large farm where he lived, preaching frequently and serving as clerk of the Clear Creek Baptist Association for over half a century. He was also a writer of decided ability.

Dr. Agnew married Miss Hattie Elmore who with two daughters and a son survives him.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Allen Agnew (1800 - 1866)
  Eleanor Sutton Agnew (1802 - 1866)
 
 Spouse:
  Harriet Elizabeth Elmore Agnew (1845 - 1928)*
 
 Children:
  Joshua Allen Agnew (1867 - 1882)*
  Theodore Lee Agnew (1871 - 1948)*
  Tillie Bell Agnew (1874 - 1874)*
  Anna Bouton Agnew (1875 - 1882)*
  Jennie Pearl Agnew Roberts (1878 - 1937)*
  Dora Louise Agnew (1884 - 1979)*
 
 Siblings:
  Archibald Burns Agnew (1827 - 1911)*
  Samuel Agnew (1830 - 1830)*
  John Agnew (1837 - 1853)*
  Francis Marion Agnew (1840 - 1922)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Makanda
Jackson County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Ginny Agnew
Record added: Dec 08, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12627165
Francis Marion Agnew
Added by: Ginny Agnew
 
Francis Marion Agnew
Added by: Ginny Agnew
 
Francis Marion Agnew
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 Added: Nov. 7, 2006
 
 
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