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 Jerome Bonaparte Armstrong

Jerome Bonaparte Armstrong

Birth
Peru, Clinton County, New York, USA
Death 16 Jul 1921 (aged 90)
Cottonwood County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Shenandoah, Page County, Iowa, USA
Plot Lot 12, Block 29
Memorial ID 102920087 · View Source
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According to newpaper celebrating his 84th birthday in 1915, he was born in 1831. Jerome resided in Illinois until 1863 when he returned to Michigan where he learned the harness business. In 1869 he headed west settling in Shehandoah, Page, Iowa and became interested in the propagation of corn. He successfully founded the J.B. Armstrong and Son Seed Corn Company which became world famous.

(Detroit Society for Genealogical Research Magazine, Spring 1992 Vol 55 #3)



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  • Created by: Kirk
  • Added: 1 Jan 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 102920087
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jerome Bonaparte Armstrong (3 Jul 1831–16 Jul 1921), Find A Grave Memorial no. 102920087, citing Rose Hill Cemetery, Shenandoah, Page County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Kirk (contributor 48012381) .