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Joseph Drew
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Birth: 1832
Darke County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 3, 1875
Hayesville
Keokuk County
Iowa, USA

Joseph was the son of Robert Drew and Lydia-(Bliss)Drew. Probably born in Darke Co. Ohio. He married first Elizabeth Bitner and second Sarah Jane Hanks (cousin of Abraham Lincoln). Divorced Elizabeth in 1861 -grounds adultry. Interesting story. Joseph and Sarah had five children.He died of internal injuries due to a fall from his horse.

Son: William Drew son of Elizabeth Bitner

Joseph and Sarah's Children:

Laura Belle, Harvey, Linnie "Nora", Susan, Lou Alice.

His last child was my g-grandmother and she was born soon after his death never knowing her father.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Drew (1807 - 1879)
  Lydia Bliss Drew (1808 - 1893)
 
 Spouses:
  Elizabeth Payton (1835 - 1923)*
  Sarah Jane Hanks Drew - Jefferson (1843 - 1923)*
  Sarah Jane Hanks Drew (1843 - 1923)*
 
 Children:
  William Drew (1854 - 1880)*
  Harvey Drew (1870 - 1962)*
  Lou Alice Drew Seyferth (1875 - 1971)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Drew (1830 - 1879)*
  Joseph Drew (1832 - 1875)
  William Drew (1834 - 1929)*
  James Drew (1837 - 1924)*
  Lydia Ann Drew Krickenberger (1840 - 1924)*
  Mary Mollie Drew Hans (1842 - 1927)*
  Amanda Drew Folkerth (1844 - 1921)*
  Julia Ann Drew Newbauer (1846 - 1924)*
  Martin Drew (1846 - ____)*
  Martha Drew Brown (1849 - 1924)*
  Martha Drew Brown (1849 - 1924)*
  Elizabeth J Drew (1850 - 1855)*
  Eliza Mary Jane Drew Krickenberger (1855 - 1883)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kensler Cemetery
Delta
Keokuk County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: sierra brewi
Record added: Oct 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30834884
Joseph Drew
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- ebj
 Added: Sep. 22, 2014
Remembering you Christmas and always
- sierra brewi
 Added: Dec. 23, 2012
Dear gg-grandpa.
- sierra brewi
 Added: May. 24, 2011
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