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George Myron Bly
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Birth: Aug. 4, 1855
Saint Anthony
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 1942
Cresco
Howard County
Iowa, USA

OBITUARY - Mason City Globe-Gazette - March 18, 1942 Mason City, Iowa
Hold Funeral Rites for George M. Bly
CRESCO—Funeral services were held Wednesday, at the Bradley funeral home for George Myron Ely, 86, who died at his home in Cresco Sunday afternoon. The Rev. George W. Turner of the Methodist church officiated, with burial at New Oregon cemetery, three miles south of Cresco. Mr. Bly was born August 4, 1855, at St. Anthony Falls, now, Minneapolis. Minn., a son of Charles S. and Julia Pepin Bly, who moved to the village of New Oregon, Howard county, Iowa, the following year. There he attended the village school which was held in various buildings and later in the abandoned Cole hotel. He was married twice, both wives having preceded him in death many years ago. He had five children by the first marriage, four of whom survive. Alvin of Austin, Minn., Leslie, Roland, and Mrs. M. E. Yarrington, all of Cresco, and 33 grandchildren. He leaves one sister, Mrs. W. A. Lucas of Dexter, Minn. Two brothers and three sisters preceded him in death.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Sigel Bly (1826 - 1905)
  Julia Pepin Bly (1828 - 1871)
 
 Spouses:
  Susannah Jane Lucas Bly (1859 - 1902)
  Bessie Eliza Horan Bly (1842 - 1931)*
 
 Children:
  Lelia Marie Bly Yarrington (1884 - 1945)*
  Alvia Earl Bly (1887 - 1981)*
  William Leslie Bly (1891 - 1963)*
  Rollo Morrison Bly (1894 - 1957)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Myron Bly (1855 - 1942)
  Emily Josephine Bly (1857 - 1893)*
  Ida May Bly (1859 - 1861)*
  Charles Lewis Bly (1860 - 1887)*
  Abner Franz Sigel Bly (1863 - 1897)*
  May A Bly Lucas (1865 - 1956)*
  Mary Elizabeth Bly (1867 - 1881)*
  Mahaley Alpha Bly Yarrington (1869 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Oregon Cemetery
Cresco
Howard County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Peggy Olson
Record added: Oct 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60690433
George Myron Bly
Added by: Peggy Olson
 
George Myron Bly
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George Myron Bly
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 Added: Apr. 28, 2011
 
 
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