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Samuel Bell Downing
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Birth: 1827
Death: Oct., 1903

- Mexican War -

Downing, Samuel Bell, At the age of 12 his parents came to Van Buren Co., IA. He enlisted in the Mexican War, in 1846, in company E, Third Missouri Cavalry, and served two years. He was ordained a minister in the Christian Church. Including the Stiles, and West Grove churches of Davis Co., IA.

Ref: History of Davis County, Iowa 1882. (and thanks to Karen.)

 
 
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 Parents:
  Alexander Downing (1795 - 1867)
  Elizabeth Burns Downing (1798 - 1848)
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas B. Downing (1822 - 1886)**
  Samuel Bell Downing (1827 - 1903)
  George Sylvester Downing (1834 - 1916)*
  Lucretia Downing Brumley (1839 - 1895)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Drakesville Cemetery
Drakesville
Davis County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: carla
Record added: Jul 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39568695
Samuel Bell Downing
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- Lisa Downing Lanier
 Added: Jan. 30, 2010
 
 
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