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Cyrus Dow Douglass
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Birth: Jul. 28, 1835
Richland County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 1923
Saint Francis
Cheyenne County
Kansas, USA

Cyrus was born in Ohio but moved with his family to Lee County Illinois, then were the early settlers of Oxford Township, Johnson County, Iowa. He served in the 1st Iowa Infantry, Company B and was wounded at Wilson's Creek Missouri. After the war he married Louisa Sies on May 15, 1865 in Johnson County. They had at least nine children all born in Iowa. After 1883 the family moved to Franklin County, Nebraska. In 1890 they moved to Cheyenne County, Kansas where Cyrus bought land in Nuttycombe Township. His obituary appeared on February 15, 1923 in the St. Francis Herald, Cheyenne County, Kansas. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Louisa Fredricka Sies Douglass (1843 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  James William Douglass (1869 - 1943)*
  Ebenezer Whiteside Douglass (1871 - 1957)*
  Guy C. Douglass (1877 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Separate white military marker for Cyrus says
CYRUS DOUGLASS CO. B 1 IA. INF.
 
Note: Double marker for Cyrus and Louisa.
 
Burial:
German Plains Cemetery
Saint Francis
Cheyenne County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: historylostandfound
Originally Created by: L Wilkerson
Record added: Dec 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32184561
Cyrus Dow Douglass
Added by: Carol Moore
 
Cyrus Dow Douglass
Added by: L Wilkerson
 
Cyrus Dow Douglass
Added by: L Wilkerson
 
 
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