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Mahlon A Drake
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Birth: Jul. 29, 1853
Hilliar Township
Knox County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 18, 1901
Tiffin
Johnson County
Iowa, USA


MAHLON A DRAKE, the son of MORRIS SHARP DRAKE and LUCINDA WOLFE SLAUGHT, was born July 29, 1853 in Hilliar, Knox County, Ohio, and died July 18, 1901 in Tiffin, Johnson County, Iowa.

He married LUCY ALMA COLONY December 31, 1874 in Johnson County, Iowa, daughter of PHILO CARR COLONY and HANNAH DENNEY. She was born December 17, 1853 in Liberty, Knox County, Ohio, and died July 16, 1922 in Tiffin, Johnson County, Iowa.


The five children of MAHLON DRAKE and LUCY COLONY are:

(1) ALVIN AUGUSTUS DRAKE, b. June 26, 1876, Clear Creek, Johnson County, Iowa; d. June 11, 1953, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California; m. CORA EVA STANDFIELD; b. 1873.

(2) ERNEST PHILO DRAKE, b. June 24, 1878, Tiffin, Johnson County, Iowa; d. March 1963, Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa; m. EMMA HELEN AKKERMAN.


(3) ETHEL LUCY DRAKE, b. April 16, 1881, Tiffin, Johnson County, Iowa; d. August 26, 1961, Tiffin, Johnson County, Iowa; m. LOUIS SCHUMP; b. August 16, 1879, Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa; d. March 05, 1945, Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa.


(4) JOHN W(Wolf?)DRAKE, b. February 22, 1883, Tiffin, Johnson County, Iowa; d. August 09, 1887, Tiffin, Johnson County, Iowa.

(5) MARY ELDORA DRAKE, b. April 13, 1893, Clear Creek, Johnson County, Iowa; m. FRED RICHARD MEILKE.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Morris Sharp Drake (1830 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Lucy Alma Colony Drake (1853 - 1922)*
 
 Children:
  Alvin Augustus Drake (1876 - 1953)*
  Ernest Philo Drake (1878 - 1963)*
  Ethel Drake Schump (1881 - 1961)*
  Johnnie M. Drake (1883 - 1889)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Tiffin
Johnson County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: DeCody Brad Marble
Record added: Oct 28, 2012
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Mahlon A Drake
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