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Eliza Jennie Strong Ivey

Port Huron Township, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA
Death 16 Dec 1946 (aged 95)
Le Mars, Plymouth County, Iowa, USA
Burial Le Mars, Plymouth County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 100118702 · View Source
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Jennie was born in Port Huron, St. Clair Co MI. Her father George William Strong lived in Fort Gratiot MI in 1850 where his father John A. Strong was a soldier. Jennie's mother was Anne Butterfield, whose father John was a tailor for the Army in Fort Gratiot in 1850 census. By 1870 her family had moved to Scott Co IA, where she married John B. Ivey 12 March 1879. They moved to LeMars, Plymouth Co IA by 1880. Their 1st son Richard Clyde born 22 Feb 1880, died of diptheria 13 March 1886 in LeMars. Their 2nd son, unnamed, born & died in 1882 in LeMars. 4 more children born to them:Edna Mary Ivey Overman; John William; Randall Philip and Aubrey Charles Ivey. Her obit states her date of birth as 20 Nov 1865, in error.. she was 10 years old in 1860, died of cerebral hemorrhage, aged 95 years.

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  • Created by: Naomi Mc Ferrin Van Noy
  • Added: 3 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100118702
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Eliza Jennie Strong Ivey (20 Nov 1851–16 Dec 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100118702, citing Memorial Cemetery, Le Mars, Plymouth County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Naomi Mc Ferrin Van Noy (contributor 47640862) .