Adair County Anquestors Genealogy Society
Adair County, Iowa


Obituaries - 1914

From Adair County newspapers


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Newspapers: (A)   Adair News Adair (1881-1971)
  (B)   Bridgewater Times Bridgewater (1893-1960)
  (C)   Casey Vindicator Casey (1881-1971)
  (F)   Fontanelle Observer Fontanelle (1885-present)
  (G)   Adair County Free Press Greenfield (1907-present)
  (S)   Stuart Herald Stuart (1900-present)
  (T)   Greenfield Transcript Greenfield (1875-1916)

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Surnames marked with an asterisk (*) are a death story, funeral or probate notice, NOT an obituary.

Last Name First/Middle Name Maiden Name Paper Date of Paper "Comment" / (Location)
AllenB. F. (S)April 24(Los Angeles, CA)
AmbroseRobert (G) (T)August 20(Kent, IA)
Anderson*  (S)May 1"Mrs. C. C."
Bacon
Bacon
George
George
 (G)
(T)
January 1
January 8
 
Bacon
Bacon
Bacon
Wm.
William
Wm.
 (G)
(T)
(G) (T)
March 19
March 19
March 26
 
Baird
Baird
Baird
Florence Iona
Florence
Florence Iona
 (G)
(T)
(S)
June 25
June 25
July 3
 
BakerHiram (G)October 15 
BarnhartHannah A.Bowser(S)January 30(Stockport, IA)
BauerKatherineRoos(F)March 25 
BeckJohn (S)April 20 
Blakely
Blakely*
Blakely
Blakely*
James W.
James W.
James W.
James
 (T)
(T)
(G)
(S)
March 12
March 19
March 19
March 27
 
Bouplin*  (S)February 13"Mr."
Bouplin*  (S)February 13"Mrs."
BowerKatherineRoos(G) (T)April 2 
BowserOrick Jackson (A)April 10 
Boyd
Boyd
Daniel
Daniel
 (S)
(T)
April 3
April 9
 
Bradshaw*  (S)January 23"Mrs. M. E.'s mother" / (Colfax, IA)
BrowerDelos (G) (T)December 3 
Brown
Brown
Wilhelm Herman Henry
W. H.
 (F)
(G)
April 9
April 16
 
Bruffett*E. W. (T)April 2(Atchison, KS)
Burdette(Dr) Robert J. (T)November 26(Pasadena, CA)
BurnettGeorgia Velma (T)September 27(Mt. Etna, IA)
BurvisA. T. (S)May 1(Washington)
CaltriderOlan Ray (A)August 7 
Campbell Hanson(F)January 15"Mrs. Bert" / (Atlantic, IA)
Capps
Capps
Caroline
Carrie E.
 
Riggs
(G)
(G)
September 3
September 10
 
CarstenOlga (A)January 23 
CarstensAnna KatherineEden(A)February 27(Guthrie Co, IA)
CarverDaniel (F) (G)July 2 
CarylMaggieOliphant(T)December 17 
Caskey
Caskey
Lulu
Lulu
Kinney
Kinney
(F)
(A)
April 16
April 17
(Valley Junction, IA)
 
Caskey*Joe (T)November 19 
ChristensenHannah Florence (S)May 22 
ClarkGeorge W. (S)November 20 
CliffordDuane (S)May 1(Vancouver, WA)
Coffin
Coffin
Lydia A.
Lydia Ann
 
Shockley
(S)
(S)
May 29
June 5
(Guthrie Co., IA)
 
CoglinGertie (F)March 12(near Exira, IA)
CollinsCharles D. (S)August 14(Des Moines, IA)
CollinsManetta ElizaGowdey(S)July 10 
ColwellWalter Jay (F) (G)May 21 
Condon
Condon
Delia
Delia
Smith
Smith Meyerly
(G)
(T)
March 12
March 12
 
Conners
Conners
Thomas
Thomas
 (S)
(T)
March 13
March 19
 
ConradViolet Ardith (A)April 3 
CookJacob (S)August 28(West Branch, IA)
CoxGeorge Washington (A)July 10 
CraneM. B. (F)February 26(Red Oak, IA)
CrawfordMargaretHarlan(G) (T)April 16 
CreightonNancy JaneMcIlravy(F)April 2(near Carl, IA)
CrossCarrie MariaHuntington(S)July 3 
Culver*  (S)January 16"Roy's infant"
CunninghamWm. (T)September 10 
CurtisGeorge (S)February 13 
DarbyWilliam Norton (G)June 25(Columbus, OH)
Daugherty
Daugherty
Effie
Effie Alma
 (F)
(F)
May 7
May 14
(Long Pines, NE)
 
DaughertySarah AnnAnderson(S)August 28(Des Moines, IA)
DavisEndora (F)March 19 
DavisGeorre (S)June 19 
DavisH. W. (S)April 27 
DavisJohn Stuart (S)January 9 
DavisWilma Marie (F)May 28 
Dean (S)June 5"Mrs. C. E." / (Panora, IA)
DeBuskBoyd (T)March 5 
Delahoyude
Delahoyde
 
Elizabeth
 
Moberly
(S)
(S)
March 6
March 13
"Mrs. Sam" / (Vandalia, MO)
(Vandalia, MO)
Deremo*Belinda (G)December 31(Waukon, IA)
DieboldJoseph (S)March 20 
Dillon(Judge) J. F. (T)May 7(New York)
Doane
Doane
Doane
Frank
Frank H.
Frank H.
 (T)
(G)
(T)
December 24
December 24
December 31
(Creston, IA)
(Creston, IA)
(Creston, IA)
Driscoll*Charles (T)March 12 
DuffChristian Boyd (A)November 27 
Duff*  (G) (T)December 10"Cal's infant daughter"
Dunlap
Dunlap
Daniel Nelson
D. N.
 (G) (T)
(F)
December 10
December 10
 
Edwards
Edwards
Alma
 
Ramsbottom
 
(T)
(A)
October 29
November 6
(Creston, IA)
"Mrs. Pood" / (Creston, IA)
EdwardsMaryMyers(F)September 24 
ErvenRobert Monroe (A)June 26(North Branch, IA)
FagaVelma (A)April 24 
FayMearl Edward (A)Februry 20 
Fitzgerald
Fitzgerald
Lewis
Lewis A.
 (F)
(G)
June 18
June 25
 
FormanMarthaLugar(S)April 10(Chicago, IL)
FosterChas. (G) (T)May 7 
Foster
Foster
Wiliam
William
 (G) (T)
(G) (T)
December 17
December 24
 
FrostElizabethColwell(S)July 17(Plainview, NE)
Frutiger  (F)August 20"(Dr) E. C.'s father"
Galbreath
Galbreath
Mary Jane
Mary Jane
Sipe
Sipe
(G)
(S)
July 23
July 24
 
GardnerSarahHiggins Barton(S)January 23 
Giles
Giles
John Henry
John Henry
 (F) (T)
(A)
July 30
July 31
 
GordinierErnest Everett (A)May 4(Hanford, CA)
Gow
Gow
Cordelia
Whilhelmine Cordelia
Hughes
Hughes
(G) (T)
(F)
June 18
July 2
(Iowa City, IA)
(Iowa City, IA)
Gow
Gow
Gow
James Ellis
J. E.
James Ellis
 (F) (G)
(T)
(T)
August 27
August 27
September 3
(Creston, IA)
(Creston, IA)
 
GraeberGrace ViolaStrong(F)May 7 
GreenArba Griffith (F)January 22 
GreenWilliam Norman (S)December 18 
HadowayE. A. (F)March 12(Cumberland, IA)
HallerC. A. (A)February 6 & 13 
HalleyJames (S)July 3 
Hallock
Hallock
 
Leroy Claire
 (S)
(T)
April 27
April 30
"Emmett's son" / (Des Moines, IA)
(Des Moines, IA)
HarlanLillianRussell(S)September 18"Mrs. Wilbur"
Harlow  (T)September 17"Mrs."
Hart  (S)July 3"C. E.'s infant son"
HattelWilliam R. (F)February 5(Woodland, CA)
Hawkins
Hawkins
Samuel
Samuel
 (T)
(G)
November 26
December 3
(Canute, OK)
(Canute, OK)
HendryMary EmmaClark(F) (G) (T)July 30 
HenryA. H. (F)Februry 26(Des Moines, IA)
HenryArthur B. (T)March 12 
HermanWilliam R. (A)October 9(Des Moines, IA)
HiattWalter Austin (S)November 6(Los Angeles, CA)
HintzMichael (S)April 10 & 17 
Hitchcock
Hitchcock
Mary L.
Mary L.
 
Brown
(G)
(G) (T)
December 10
December 24
 
HoadleyAlmyraRoot(G)November 12(Massena, IA)
Hoadley
Hoadley
Hoadley*
Leo Henry
Leo
Leo
 (G)
(T)
(S)
April 16
April 16
April 24
 
HoagEdna (S)April 10(Glenwood, IA)
Hoskins*
Hoskins
Hoskins
 
Fannie
Fannie Berdella
 
Stinman
Stinman
(G)
(T)
(T)
March 12
March 12
March 19
"Mrs. John R."
 
"Mrs. John"
Houchin
Houchin
 
Celia Adaline
 
Cox
(G)
(F)
December 24
December 24
"Mrs. Chas."
 
HoweFred (S)July 31 
HughesPearlNeeley(T)August 27(Everet, WA)
HughesThomas (F) (G) (T)May 14 
HulbertArthur L. (F) (G) (T)June 11(Nampa, ID)
Jackson*  (T)April 16"Nelson's daughter"
Jacobs
Jacobs
Wayne J.
Wayne Johnson
 (G)
(F)
May 28
May 28
 
JohannesJohn (S)May 1(Massena, IA)
Johnson  (S)July 3"A. E.'s baby"
JohnsonFerne May (G)January 25 
JohnsonFrank (G) (T)March 19 
JohnsonGeorge (S)March 13(near Shenandoah, IA)
Johnson*George W. (A)April 17 
Johnston
Johnston
Frank
Frank
 (G)
(S)
March 19
March 20 & 27
 
JonesHarold Henry (F)September 24 
Jones
Jones
Zola Ione
Zola
 (S)
(G)
November 27
December 3
 
(Montana)
KaneBridgetLalley(A)May 18 
Kay
Kay
Harry
Harry
 (T)
(G)
February 19
March 26
(Chicago, IL)
(Chicago, IL)
KelleyCatherineHughes(T)March 19 
Kenworthy
Kenworthy
Kenworthy
Kenworthy
Maurice
Maurice W.
Maurice
Maurice
 (G)
(T)
(F)
(S)
April 2
April 2
April 9
April 10
 
Kester  (G)September 10"Ernest's son"
Kirklatrick  (S)December 18"Will's mother"
Kirlin*
Kirlen*
Kirlen
Marguerite
 
Marguerite
 (F)
(G)
(T)
March 5
March 12
March 12
 
"A. A.'s daughter" / (Saratoga, WY)
(Saratoga, WY)
KonopMagdalena (G)July 16(Fresno, CA)
KreisAugustaMiller(F) (G)May 21 
Kroff*Tony De (F)May 7 
Krueger*Fred (G)April 2 
KuhnsArthur Lee (G) (T)November 19 
Kuhrt*
Kuhrt
Fred
Friedrich
 (F)
(G)
May 21
May 21
 
(Mendota, IL)
KunkleJohn (S)May 1 
LaFavor  (S)October 30"Mrs. J."
LairdHenriettaWolfinger(S)April 3 
LaughlinJohn (A)May 1(Hillsboro, ND)
LeHew
LeHew
Moses Spencer
Moses Spencer
 (S)
(G)
May 15
May 21
(Hot Springs, SD)
(Hot Springs, SD)
LeightonHazen (S)January 9(Colfax, IA)
LeisureW. S. (S)May 1(Grinnell, IA)
Lenocker  (G)February 12"Mrs. G. F." / (Dexter, IA)
LenockerSevilla D. (S)Februry 6 
LeRoyMinnie (S)March 27 
LeverMark (S)February 27 
Lohafer
Lohafer
Henry F.
Henry F.
 (F)
(G) (T)
October 15
October 22
 
LoweCharityMorgan(S)October 23 
LymanLouisaMounts(S)January 30 
MareanMoses (A)August 28(North Branch, IA)
MasonJohn C. (G) (T)April 16(Villisca, IA)
May
May
May
Margaret
Margaret A.
Margaret A.
Cunningham
Cunningham
Cunningham
(G)
(T)
(T)
February 26
February 26
March 5
 
McAdowEverett (F)April 2 
McBride
McBride
James A.
James Absalom
 (S)
(G)
April 10
May 7
(Dexter, IA)
(Dexter, IA)
McCradden  (T)April 9"Mrs. Matthew"
McCraddenEliza J. (S)Feb 27 & Mar 6 
McCreightJ. J. (G)Februry 26(Des Moines, IA)
McDole
McDole
John W.
John
 (G)
(T)
January 8
January 15
(Twin Falls, ID)
(Twin Falls, ID)
McDonnellJohn (S)October 2(Council Bluffs, IA)
McEniry*T. J. (A)December 25 
McGinnis
McGinnis
Thomas Theodore
Thomas Theodore
 (S)
(G)
February 20
February 26
 
McKeeFaye (G)June 25(near Chicago, IL)
McManus*Frank A. (S)January 23(Crockett, CA)
McNay
McNay
McNay
Mary
Mary
Mary
Lucas
 
Lucas
(G)
(T)
(T)
April 9
April 9
April 16
 
Miller*  (G)March 12"Earnest's infant"
Miller*  (T)December 24"Mrs. H. A."
Miller*  (S)April 17"Mrs. J. W."
MillerGarret (S)March 20 
Miller*Harold George (S)April 17 
MillerOliver P. (S)November 13(near Menlo, IA)
Miller
Miller*
Sarah
Sarah
Bierman
 
(G)
(T)
April 30
April 30
 
MillsIshmael C. (S)March 27(New Castle, IN)
Mitchell
Mitchell
Mitchell
William R.
W. R.
Wm.
 (G)
(T)
(S)
November 19
November 19
November 20
 
Mock
Mock
Sarah
Sarah Margaret
 
Callum
(G)
(T)
February 19
February 19
 
MolinEmilineSchmidt(T)January 15 
Morris
Morris
Geo. E.
George Eliot
 (G)
(G) (T)
July2
July 16
(San Diego, CA)
(San Diego, CA)
MorrisonEarl Sylvester (F)May 7 
MountRichard (S)June 5 
Mounts*Louisa (S)January 9 
Mowry  (T)October 22"Mrs. J."
MulcahyMaryCurry(A)April 10 
Murphy
Murphy*
Polly Ann
Polly Ann
Roberts
 
(G)
(T)
December 31
December 31
 
MusmakerHazel (G) (T)August 13 
Neal
Neal
C. W.
C. W.
 (S)
(G)
December 9
December 15
(Tacoma, WA)
(Tacoma, WA)
NelsonJulia W. (T)November 5(Creston, IA)
Oaks
Oaks
Ed
Edwin Calvin
 (F) (T)
(A)
September 17
September 18
 
OtisPhila MarthaWhitney(F) (G) (T)August 13 
PageW. R. (G) (T)September 24 
PainterJoseph Allen (S)May 1 
PalmsC. S. (A)July 31 
PearsonMargaretThompson(F) (G)May 21 
Pettit
Pettit
Pettit
Cornelius
Cornelius
Cornelius
 (G)
(S)
(T)
March 12
March 13
March 19
 
PiggMyrtle Irene (T)October 8(Fort Morgan, CO)
PotterBetsey/BetsyTaylor(G) (T)February 5 
Powers
Powers
Margaret Evelyn
Margaret Evelyn
Hammer
Hammer
(S)
(G)
May 15
May 21
 
PrewittDee Wilton (G)December 17 
PughJames C. (S)October 2(Des Moines, IA)
RamsbottomAlma Edith (G)November 5(Creston, IA)
Ramsbottom
Ramsbottom
Ramsbottom
Raymond
Raymond D.
Raymond D.
 (T)
(G)
(G)
June 18
June 18
June 25
(Creston, IA)
(Creston, IA)
 
RamseyJ. M. (S)January 9(Blaine, ME)
Raney
Raney
Raney
Manley A.
(Gen) M. A.
(General) M. A.
 (F)
(G) (T)
(S)
July 23
July 23
July 24
(Marengo, IA)
(Marengo, IA)
(Marengo, IA)
ReardonMichael (G)November 26 
Redburn
Redburn
Joseph Benton
Joseph Benton
 (S)
(G)
April 10
April 16
 
Reed*  (T)March 5"Miss"
Reed
Reed
Reed
Reed
Margaret J.
 
Margaret
 
Armstrong
 
Armstrong
 
(F)
(G)
(G)
(S)
June 25
June 25
July 2
July 3
 
"Mrs. Harmon"
 
"Mrs. H. M."
ReeseFlorence DellaPerson(S)April 10 
ReynoldsLucy AmeliaStafford(A)July 24(Anita, IA)
RidgewayGeo. H. (T)January 22(Creston, IA)
RitzBarbra (S)February 13(Lincoln, NE)
RoarkNancyBetts(S)December 18 
Robinson
Robinson
Chas H.
(Rev) Ch. H.
 (G)
(T)
June 4
June 4
 
RobinsonThomas (S)April 10(Grand Island, NE)
Roe*Nettie I. (T)March 12 
RosenbaughPhillip (G) (T)December 3 
RuthHarold Edwin (A)December 11 
RyanJohn B. H. (S)February 6 & 13 
SachauMagdelineJasper(A)January 9(Dennison, IA)
SampsonEmmuel (S)July 3(near Menlo, IA)
SanbornM. J. (S)March 6(Des Moines, IA)
Sandborn*  (T)March 12"Mr., Sr." / (Des Moines, IA)
Sawyer
Sawyer
Josephine M.
 
Bunce
 
(G)
(T)
August 6
August 6
 
"Mrs. George"
SchirmGeorge Jacob (A)February 6 
Schroeder
Schroeder
Christianna Caroline
Christianna Caroline
Friederike
Friederike
(G)
(T)
December 24
December 31
 
SchultzEva A.Barnes(S)March 13(Valley Junction, IA)
SchultzFrederick C. T. (S)September 18 & 25(Valley Junction, IA)
Schwenneker*
Schwennecker*
Schwenneker
 
 
Anna Margaret
 
 
Day
(A)
(F)
(A)
January 9
January 15
January 23
"Mrs. P. C."
"Mrs. P. C."
 
SchwyartMyra (S)June 26 
Scofield
Scofield*
Elizabeth
 
Clark
 
(G)
(T)
February 26
February 26
(Cleveland, OH)
"Mrs. Levi T." / (Cleveland, OH)
Scott*  (F)April 16"Mrs. Chas. E." / (Chicago, IL)
Silbe
Selbe
Selbe
 
Delia Maude
Delia Maude
Snyder
Snyder
Snyder
(T)
(S)
(G)
September 3
September 4
September 10
"Mrs. Richard" / (St. Maries, ID)
(St. Maries, ID)
(St. Maries, ID)
Shannon
Shannon
Ruth Jane
Jane
Bennett McDonald
Bennett McDonald
(F)
(G)
May 14
May 21
 
Scherdeman*J. S. (F)October 8 & 15(Omaha, NE)
SherwinHorace (S)Aril 17(Cedar Falls, IA)
Shike
Shike
Shike
Shike
Walter DeForest
(Rev) Walter
Walter
Walter DeForest
 (G) (T)
(F)
(S)
(A)
July 9
July 9
July 17
July 24
(near Red Oak, IA)
(near Red Oak, IA)
(near Red Oak, IA)
(near Red Oak, IA)
ShirkFaustaMcCollom(G)February 26(Lenox, IA)
Shirk
Shirk
Iva
 
Higgens
 
(G)
(T)
August 27
August 27
 
"Mrs. Henry"
Shoemaker*Lloyd (S)July 17(Decatur, IA)
Simpson
Simpson
William J.
William J.
 (F)
(G)
October 15
October 22
 
SinclairRebecca A.Harden(G) (T)February 26(Overton, NE)
SinesSamuel G. (S)October 16(Chelan, IA)
SmithJohn Milo (S)September 18 & 25 
SmullElmer (S)December 18 
Snyder
Snyder
Austin
J. A.
 (G)
(F) (T)
December 17
December 17
(Creston, IA)
(Creston, IA)
SpanglerZwingle Bernard (A)August 14 
SpencerIsaac (T)February 19(Council Bluffs, IA)
Srackangast
Srackangast*
 Bevercombe
 
(G)
(T)
April 30
April 30
"Mrs. John W."
"Mrs. J. W."
Staats*Richard (G)July 30 
StarkJ. A. (G) (T)December 31 
StarnesEdridge Howard (G)February 12(Afton, IA)
SteeleSarahCalhoun(G) (T)April 23 
StilesJohn (S)June 19(west of Perry, IA)
Strackingast Bevercombe(G)April 30"Mrs. John W."
Sutliffe*  (S)July 31"Mr."
TaylorHazel ElaineRaber(S)September 18 & 25(Harlan, KY)
ThomasA. C. (S)July 24 
Thompson  (T)June 11"Mrs."
Thornton*
Thornton
Thornton
 
Effie
Effie
 
Mills
Mills
(G)
(T)
(S)
February 5
February 5
February 6
"Mrs. John" / (near Menlo, IA)
 
(near Menlo, IA)
TiltonPhoebe EllenMcClain(T)September 3 
ToedtFred W. (S)July 17 
TschiemerBarbara (A)July 24(Guthrie Co., IA)
TylerRuth Pearl (A)August 7(North Branch, IA)
UdyGilbert (T)October 29 
Van Meter*Hugh (S)July 17 
VanceEliza JaneArbuckle(S)May 1 
VarleyCharles, Sr. (S)April 27 
VorheesMary (F)May 7"Mrs. U. D." / (Prairie City, IA)
WaheDolores Edna (A)July 31 
Wakefield
Wakefield
Sarah Margaret
Sarah Margaret
Owen
Owen
(G) (T)
(G)
March 12
March 19
 
Wallace
Wallace
Richard
Richard
 (T)
(F)
February 19
February 26
 
WarnerEd (A)February 6 
Wedemeyer
Wedemeyer
 
Caroline Louise
 (A)
(A)
November 6
November 13
"Mrs. Henry"
 
Williams
Williams
Williams
 
Anna Elizabeth
Anna Elizabeth
 
Lindsay
Lindsay
(T)
(G)
(T)
May 14
May 14
May 21
"Mrs. R. L." / (Creston, IA)
(Creston, IA)
(Creston, IA)
WilliamsonElsie (F)April 23(Des Moines, IA)
Wilson*  (G)April 2"Mrs. John"
WilsonJohn Miller (G)February 26 
WilsonLena (A)March 6 
WilsonOlive MargaretSilverthorne(G)May 7 
Winkleman*  (S)January 16"Mrs. Henry's mother"
Wisler*Wm. (T)April 23 
WisslerLeslie A. (F)October 15(Kansas)
WolfeCatherine (S)April 27"Mrs. Ed" / (Anthon, IA)
WolfeJames W. (T)January 15(Eaton, CO)
ZandersClarence Frederick (A)March 13