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Claude Leroy Belcher
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Birth: Jun. 5, 1883
Indiana, USA
Death: Aug., 1926
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Claude Belcher was the son of James and Mary Linton Belcher.

He married Rose Etta See in Marshall, Iowa and they had a family of at least 11 children: Trella M. abt 1907, Mary Leota abt 1908, Dorothy 1909-1909, Mable 1910-1910, Orpha M. abt 1913, Robert 1914-1914, Harvey L. abt 1915, Daisy Fae abt 1918, Gertrude abt 1921, Jennie abt 1923, Harold abt 1925.

THE MAXWELL TRIBUNE, Maxwell, Iowa, Thursday, September 2, 1926, page 1, column 6. "SUDDEN DEATH OF CLAUDE BELCHER - Claude Belcher, former Maxwell and Iowa Center man,
died very suddenly of heart trouble, Friday afternoon at the Des Moines Electric company, Des Moines, where he has been employed the past eight years. Mr. Belcher was born 43 years ago at Leavenworth, Ind., but the greater part of his life was spent in the Iowa Center neighborhood, until he moved to Des Moines eight years ago. He is survived by his widow, eight children, his aged mother, Mrs. Mary Belcher, three brothers, Jasper, Earl and Chester, all of Grinnell. ___ ___ ___ afternoon from the Iowa Center church, conducted by Rev. D. C. Busenburg, of Red Oak, a former pastor at Iowa Center. Interment was in the Iowa Center cemetery."
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Belcher (1857 - 1904)
  Mary Francis Linton Belcher (1863 - 1948)
 
 Spouse:
  Rose Etta See Belcher (1885 - 1974)
 
 Children:
  Dorothy Belcher (1909 - 1909)*
  Mable Belcher (1910 - 1910)*
  Orpha Maude Belcher Groves (1912 - 1987)*
  Robert Belcher (1914 - 1914)*
  Harvey L Belcher (1915 - 1980)*
  Daisy Faye Belcher Hindal (1918 - 1987)*
  Jennie N Belcher McNeley (1923 - 1995)*
 
 Siblings:
  Claude Leroy Belcher (1883 - 1926)
  Belva (Velvie) Ellen Belcher Robinson (1886 - 1915)*
  Jasper Belcher (1889 - 1960)*
  Earl Belcher (1897 - 1931)*
  Roe Chester Belcher (1901 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodland Cemetery
Iowa Center
Story County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Sec - 1, Row - 7, Lot - 22
 
Maintained by: Donna Meeks
Originally Created by: Dennis Bell
Record added: Oct 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22502268
Claude Leroy Belcher
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Claude Leroy Belcher
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Claude Leroy Belcher
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Rest in Peace.
- Ellen Martin
 Added: Sep. 16, 2013

- Carolyn
 Added: Nov. 3, 2012

- Lawsonail
 Added: May. 7, 2012
 
 
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