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Robert Cain
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Birth: Jan. 31, 1830, Isle of Man
Death: Oct. 15, 1915
Holt County
Missouri, USA

Son of Philip & Martha Crane Cain, Husband of Mary Jane Curtis

The Holt County Sentinel, October 25, 1940 TO THE REAR MARCH **25 Years AGO**

Robert Cain
He was an extensive dealer in livestock up to a few years of his retirement. He went to New Orleans in the fall of that year and went through the cholera and yellow fever epidemics of 1848-1849, He was a victim of cholera and was cared for at the home of George Beeler in New Orleans. Later Mr. Beeler came to Holt County and died here in 1875.
On January 31, 1850, he married Mary J. Curtis, a daughter of James Curtis, Sr. and they went to Buchanan County, where they lived until 1865 when they again came back to Holt County on the present farm in Hickory Township, where they have since resided and the farm has since his retirement, been conducted by his son, Thomas. They were the parents of nine children, seven of whom, with the mother, survive. Thomas and James of Holt County, William of St. Joseph, Mrs. Charles Brigham of St. Joseph, Mrs. Eliza Randolph of Rulo, Nebr., John of Okmulgee, Okla. and Georgia (George) of Coner of Alene, (Coeur d'Alene) Idaho. 
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  Mary Jane Curtis Cain (1825 - 1922)
  William Cain (1851 - 1931)*
  George W Caine (1859 - 1933)*
  James Cain (1861 - 1922)*
  John Cain (1863 - 1933)*
  Elizabeth Ann Cain Brigham (1865 - 1951)*
  Thomas Cain (1867 - 1945)*
*Calculated relationship
Cowan Cemetery
New Point
Holt County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Cheryl Behrend
Record added: Jul 04, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14819622
Robert Cain
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Robert Cain
Added by: Cheryl Behrend
Robert Cain
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- Mary jane Cookemboo
 Added: Jun. 30, 2015
Rest in Peace.
 Added: Nov. 7, 2012

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