|Birth: ||Feb. 20, 1817|
Death after 1880.
SIMEON AMOS, farmer, Sec. 17; P. O. Elwood; was born near Fairmont, Marion Co., Va., Feb. 20, 1818; he came to Jackson Co., Iowa, in 1844, and settled in Farmers' Creek Township. In 1846, he married Miss Mary Brown, a native of Ohio; in 1851, they removed to where they now reside, in this township; they have two children living-Harriet (now Mrs. J. Goodwin) and John. Mr. Amos and wife are members of the Methodist Episcopal Church; he is a Republican; has held various
local offices, and always has encouraged, in every possible manner, religious and educational institutions. Mr. A. owns 334 acres of land, finely improved and possessing many natural advantages.
Allen, L. P. , History of Clinton County, Iowa, Containing A History of the County, it's Cities, Towns, Etc. and Biographical Sketches , Chicago, Western Historical Company, 1879. p. 725., Google Books.
"BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF BROOKFIELD TWP.
L. P. Allen. "The History of Clinton County Iowa" by Chicago, Western Historical Company, 1879. p. 725(see Google Books).
Mary Amos (1779 - 1833)
Harriet Amos Goodwin (1847 - 1923)*
Alice Amos (1853 - 1863)*
John J Amos (1861 - 1885)*
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Record added: Jul 20, 2011
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