|Birth: ||Jul. 27, 1832|
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA
|Death: ||Oct. 16, 1917|
Son of David B. and Caroline (Wilson) Drake. He married Caroline E. Hart 16 Apr 1857. They raised two adopted children.
Obituary was found in the Webster County, Iowa
Dayton Review Dayton, Iowa 1913-1922. p 29.
01 November 1917
"Francis B. Drake died Oct 16 at Otho. He was born in St. Lawrence Co., NY where he worked and attended school. He went to Pottsdam Academy and then taught school. In 1854 he taught school in Davenport, IA. He came here to Otho twp in 1858. He married 16 Apr 1857 to Caroline E. Hart, who died about a year ago. No children, but raised Mrs. Charlotte Yort and Mrs. Charles H. Bostwick."
"Marriages, Webster County, Iowa"...part of Genealogy Trails, lists Francis Belding Drake as Feromus B. and states he married Caroline E. Hart on 12 Mar 1857.
Caroline E. Hart Drake (1833 - 1916)*
Plot: lot 29
Created by: Burt
Record added: Jan 01, 2007
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