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 Linford L. Van Buskirk

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Linford L. Van Buskirk

  • Birth Jan 1838 Tuscarawas County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 17 Mar 1916
  • Burial Kirkville, Wapello County, Iowa, USA
  • Memorial ID 12775568

This is correct information on Linford L. Van Buskirk 1833-1916


b. 9 [hard to read] Jan 1838 Tuscarawas Co., OH
d. 17 Mar 1918 at home, 3 miles south of Fremont
83y 2m 6d

Funeral services took place at his home, Sunday [19 Mar 1916] and burial was in the Kirkville [Wapello Co., IA] cemetery

m. Jane Reed 22 Sep 1861 at bride's parents, Mr. & Mrs. Benj. Reed, near New Philadelphia, OH

In the spring of 1863 Jane and Linford came to Iowa and located first on a farm south of Kirkville [would be in Wapello Co., IA] and after a year moved south of
Fremont [Mahaska Co., IA] and has resided there since

Linford grew to manhood on a farm in his native state

Loretta - wife of J.C. Albertson, this township [Cedar}
C.B. Van Buskirk - Selma, Iowa
W.A. Van Buskirk - Snowbelt, MT

Linford was a member of the United Brethen Church [I believe there was a church of that denomination in Fremont, there is not one there now]

Those present at the funeral:
Mr. & Mrs. C.B. Van Buskirk - Selma, IA
W.A. Van Buskirk, Snowbelt - MT
Mr. & Mrs. Frank Reed, Ottumwa - [Wapello Co., IA]
Sam Burgraph, Oskaloosa - [Mahaska Co., IA]
Albert Larimer, Afton - [IA]
Mrs. Alice Burns - Kansas City, MO
Cylde Burns & family - Des Moines, [IA]
Mr. & Mrs. F.O. Brown - Ottumwa
Mrs. W. H. Githens - Ottumwa
Frank Slutts - Ottumwa
Mr. & Mrs. Art Woodman - Ottumwa
C.H. Githens - Ottumwa
Jack & Will Majors - Ottuma
abstracted from the "Fremont Gazette:, Fremont, Mahaska Co., IA, Linford's
23 Mar 1916

Family Members


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  • Added: 23 Dec 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12775568
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Linford L. Van Buskirk (Jan 1838–17 Mar 1916), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12775568, citing Westview Cemetery, Kirkville, Wapello County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by IRISH EYES ARE SMILING (contributor 46591610) .