Leona A. <I>McGahuey</I> Gore

Leona A. McGahuey Gore

Putnam County, Indiana, USA
Death 1931 (aged 88–89)
Mena, Polk County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Davis City, Decatur County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 82130233 · View Source
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Leona A. McGahuey was born on October 1842 in Putnam Co., Indiana and died in 1931 in Mena, Polk Co., Arkansas (and was buried at the Eden Cemetery, Decatur Co., Iowa by her husband). Leona was married to Valentine "Bob" Decatur Gore (son of John C. Gore and Martha Smith). Valentine was born on March 3, 1840 in Tennessee and died on October 3, 1890 in Burrell Township, Decatur Co., Iowa and was buried on October 4, 1890 at the Gore Cemetery, Burrell Township, Decatur Co., Iowa. Leona lived in Mena, Polk Co., Arkansas in March 1917. Leona's grave maker has her name as Leona McGheaha Gore.

Leona was married again (after the death of her first husband) in December 5, 1893 in Davis City, Decatur Co., Iowa to Irvin S. Mitchell (son of Martin L. Mitchell and Martha D. Clark). Irvin was born on September 2, 1830 in Trumbull Co., Ohio and died on May 10, 1908 in Davis City, Decatur Co., Iowa. Irvin was a farmer Irvin and Leona were married by the Reverend George E. Mitchell, Pastor M. E. Church. Irvin and Leona were divorced. Leona went back to using the last name of Gore after the divorce.

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  • Created by: Robert W. McGahuey
  • Added: 18 Dec 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 82130233
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leona A. McGahuey Gore (Oct 1842–1931), Find a Grave Memorial no. 82130233, citing Gore Cemetery, Davis City, Decatur County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Robert W. McGahuey (contributor 47116839) .