John F. Markwell

1849 Jan 2: Born in Rush Co., IN to Lewis & Martha A. Markwell. (1,2,5)

1874 Nov 2: John F. Markwell marries Sarah A. Good. (2)

  Six children.

1902: J. F. Markwell (John & Sarah) own 48 acres along the Nodaway River just south of L. Good (Lydia Good). (4)

?? What was the purpose of the "diagonal" part of the property line between these two pieces of land? Most property lines in this area are simply east/west or north/south.
-- dg 2012 Feb 25

1905 Feb 16: John F. Markwell dies; buried Butler Cemetery, Page Co., IA. (1)

1907 Oct: Sarah A. Good Markwell marries J. F. Bates. (3)

1930 Oct 8: Sarah A. Good Markwell Bates dies at the home of her parents, John S. & Sarah Good (3); buried beside her first husband John F. Markwell at Butler Cemetery, Page Co., IA. (1)

Notes

1. Donald I Good, "Good Reunion Tour of Page Co. IA" (9 photos, 2004 Jun 11). localhost/family/peo...s/2004/06-11/hs.html.

2. "Obituary" in Herald of Truth, Vol.XLII, No. 11 (Mennonite Church of North America, 1905 Mar 16), 87-88. Also www.mcusa-archives.o.../1905HT/mar1905.html (MennObits; accessed 2012 Feb 24). John F. Markwell.

3. "Obituaries" in Gospel Herald, Volume XXIII, No. 37 (Mennonite Church of North America, 1930 Dec 11), 799. Also www.mcusa-archives.o...nObits/30/dec30.html (MennObits; accessed 2012 Feb 24). Sarah A. Good Markwell Bates.

4. Richard & Karen Good, "Family History Documents, Page Co., IA," localhost/family/peo.../1999/08-20c/hs.html (1999 Aug 20). Page Co., IA. Frame 4, from 1902 Plat Book.

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