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John Jerome Govro
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Birth: Aug. 4, 1873
Clear Lake
Cerro Gordo County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 27, 1957
Powersville
Floyd County
Iowa, USA

Parents, unknown.

Married: Ida M. Gashel (1878-1963), 26 Nov. 1896, Mason City, at the Methodist parish.

Children: Kenneth(1898-1976), Virgil(1900-
1973), Madge(1906-2000), Vivian(1910-1989)

John and Ida lived on Rock Falls until 1900 where John was a section foreman on the Rock Island Railroad. They moved to Dubuque for two years and John became fireman, then engineer for the Great Western Railroad. They then moved to Rockford, IA and John became a mason and bricklayer. He was a member of the Modern Woodmen of America.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jerome Govro (1851 - 1934)
  Margaret Govro (1852 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Ida M. Gashel Govro (1878 - 1963)
 
 Children:
  Kenneth Leroy Govro (1898 - 1976)*
  Virgil Lee Govro (1900 - 1973)*
  Madge Marie Govro Ewald (1906 - 2000)*
  Vivian Ilene Govro Field (1910 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Cora Govro Kane (1871 - 1955)*
  John Jerome Govro (1873 - 1957)
  Roy Govro (1876 - 1957)*
  Edna L.uella Govro Hamlet (1881 - ____)*
  Grover C Govro (1885 - 1908)*
  Terrance Govro (1889 - 1889)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Rockford
Floyd County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Lot 10, section 59, grave 5
 
Created by: Marilyn Andersen
Record added: Nov 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61997768
John Jerome Govro
Added by: Chad Krueger
 
John Jerome Govro
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- Marilyn Andersen
 Added: Dec. 26, 2010
 
 
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