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Jason Lee Roberts
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Birth: Dec. 8, 1859
Warren County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 26, 1940
Prairie City
Jasper County
Iowa, USA

Jason Lee Roberts was just 10 when his family migrated from Warren County, Illinois, to Jasper County, Iowa, in covered wagons with other local families.

He married Julia French on 22 Dec 1881 and they had 7 children: Orpha B. (m. Samuel Blount), Oca S. (m. Walter Wilkinson), Guy L., Wiley A., Willard Francis, Charles W., and Ralph H. The family lived on a farm in Jasper County, which was later owned by his son Charles.

Jason's wife Julia died in 1917. He married May Riley (1872-1961) on 25 Oct 1919. They lived in Jasper County, Iowa, and wintered in Long Beach, California.
Jason passed away at a hospital in Des Moines, Iowa, and was interred in Jasper County, Iowa. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Roberts (1832 - 1922)
  Elizabeth Ann Murrell Roberts (1835 - 1917)
 
 Spouses:
  Julia French Roberts (1863 - 1917)
  May Riley Roberts (1872 - 1961)*
 
 Children:
  Orpha B Roberts Blount (1883 - 1948)*
  Oca Roberts Wilkinson (1888 - 1973)*
  Wiley A Roberts (1895 - 1967)*
  Willard F Roberts (1897 - 1943)*
  Charley W Roberts (1900 - 1989)*
  Ralph H Roberts (1903 - 1977)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jason Lee Roberts (1859 - 1940)
  George A Roberts (1861 - 1939)*
  Mary Jane Roberts Blount (1863 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Westview Cemetery
Prairie City
Jasper County
Iowa, USA
Plot: South Side Row 29
 
Maintained by: pmm
Originally Created by: Richard Weston
Record added: Sep 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76815012
Jason Lee Roberts
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Jason Lee Roberts
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Jason Lee Roberts
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 Added: May. 29, 2012
 
 
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