Enos Eldridge Gwinn

Enos Eldridge Gwinn

Wayne County, Iowa, USA
Death 23 Mar 1955 (aged 84)
Chariton, Lucas County, Iowa, USA
Burial Humeston, Wayne County, Iowa, USA
Plot Row 3
Memorial ID 74946015 · View Source
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Husband of Sarah E. Roberts. Son of Andrew Jackson Gwinn and Mary E. Sayers


Chariton, Iowa
Thursday, March 31, 1955


Enos Eldridge Gwinn passed away suddenly at the Anderson nursing home Wednesday, March 23, at 4 p.m. at the age of 84 years, 3 months and 15 days.

He was born in Wayne county, Iowa near Humeston, Dec. 8, 1870, the son of Andy and Mary Gwinn. He farmed in that vicinity in his early life.

On Dec. 25, 1899, he was united in marriage to Sarah Roberts. To this union were born five children, two of whom preceded him in death. In 1915 he moved to Chariton where he has since lived.

Survivors include his wife, Sarah, of Chariton; one son, Burt, of Fontana, Calif.; two daughters, Alice and Lucy Moore of Boring, Ore.; four brothers, Chat, of Leroy, Ia., Arthur, of Lucas, Lloyd, of Blue Earth, Minn., Everett, of Kansas. There are also 12 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Four brothers preceded him in death.

Funeral services were held Sunday, March 27, at 1:30 p.m. at the Beardsley funeral home and were in charge of the Rev. J. Huber Dixon. Interment was in the family plot near Humeston.

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  • Created by: Skip
  • Added: 14 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 74946015
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Enos Eldridge Gwinn (8 Dec 1870–23 Mar 1955), Find A Grave Memorial no. 74946015, citing Gwinn Cemetery, Humeston, Wayne County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Skip (contributor 46976613) .