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1921 Farmers’ Directory of Lincoln Township

Abbreviations: Sec., section; ac., acres; Wf., wife; ch., children; ( ), years in county; O., owner; H., renter.   Ahrendsen, Herman. Wf. Annie; ch. Lawrence, Arthur, Alta. P. O. Manning, R. 1. O. 80 ac., sec. 7; O. 80 ac., sec. 8. (9.) Aikman, Geo. R. Wf. Mae; ch. Ethel M. P. O. Audubon, R. 1. O. 120 ac., sec. 26. (38.) Aikman, R. F. Wf. Jennie; ch. Vera, Floyd, Olive, Donald and Myron. P. O. Audubon, R. 1. O. 120 ac., sec. 24. (34.) Asmus, Fred. Wf. Edith; ch. Dwight, Hazel and Harry. P. O. Audubon, R. 1. R. 80 ac., sec. 24. (9.) Owner, John Asmus. Asmus, H. A. Wf. Minnie; ch. Earl. P. O. Audubon, R. 1. R. 240 ac., sec. 25. (32.) Owner, D. Asmus. Asmus, J. J. Wf. Annie; ch. Chris, Willie, Fred and Herman. P. O. Audubon, R. 1. R. 160 ac., sec. 23; O. 120 ac., sec. 9, and in Douglas Twp.,O. 80 ac., sec. 4. (30.) Owner, John Asmus. Asmus, W. F. Wf. Ella. P. O. Audubon, R. 1.R. 160 ac., sec. 35. (27.) Owner, Christina Asmus. Bald, Barbara. Ch. Geo., Jacob and Anna. P. O. Audubon, R. 6. O. 160 ac., sec. 27; O. 80 ac., sec. 28. (43.) Bald, Geo. Wf. Ida; ch. Clara, Mary. Erna, Elsie, Harry, Mardell. P. O. Audubon. R. 6. R. 80 ac., sec. 28. (44.) Owner, Barbara Bald. Bald, Jacob. Wf. Emma; ch. Esther, Herman, Annie, Fritz, Rose, Walter, George. P. O. Audubon, R. 6. R. 160 ac., sec. 27. (43.) Owner, Barbara Bald. Barten, John. Wf. Pauline; ch. Richard, Walter, John and Lorene....

1921 Farmers’ Directory of Cameron Iowa

Abbreviations: Sec., section; ac., acres; Wf., wife; ch., children; ( ), years in county; O., owner; H., renter.   Aikman, C. M. Wf. Alma. P. O. Gray, R. 1. R. 160 ac., sec. 6. (26.) Breeder of Short Horn Cattle. Owner, W. F. Aikman. Aikman, W. F. Wf. Nettie; ch. Glen, Fern, Lloyd and Gladys. P. O. Gray, R. 1. R. 260 ac., sec. 7; R. 240 ac., sec. 8; O. 160 ac., sec. 6. (40.) Breeder of Short Horn Cattle. Owner, J. F. Liken. Albertsen, M. and A. Hansen. P. O. Gray, R. 1.R. 400 ac., sec. 21. (8 and 15.) Owner, Mrs. H. N. Christensen. Anderson, Dale. Wf. Emma. P. O. Ross, R. 1. R. 160 ac., sec. 35. (25.) Owners, H. A. Tessman and M. F. Ehlert. Anderson, P. F. Wf. Julia; ch. Frank, Dale, Hazel, Howard, Glen and Helen. P. O. Ross, R. 1. O. 160 ac., sec. 28. (43.) Avey, Fred. Wf. Lottie; ch. Carl, Mary, Eileen and Floyd. P. O. Ross, R. 1. O. 200 ac., sec. 36. (30.) Baldwin, Edward E. Wf. Ethel; ch.Ailene and Gladys. P. O. Ross, R. 1. O. 93.65 ac., sec. 33;O. 40 ac., sec. 28. (33.) Bamsey, Frank. Wf. Theodocia; ch. Gladys, Lola, Victor and Virgil. P. O. Ross, R. 1. O. 80 ac., sec. 25; O. 80 ac., sec. 26; R. 80 ac., sec. 25. (28.) Owner, A. Fancher. Bengford, Clarence. Wf. Margaret; ch. Isabelle and Bernice. P. O. Templeton, R. 1. R. 65.92 ac., sec. 4; R. 280 ac., sec. 3. (3.) Owners, J. and W. Friedman, E. Hinkson and B. J. Arnold. Boers, C....

Biography of Nicholas J. McCuen

McCUEN, NICHOLAS J. resident of the city of Vergennes, Vt., son of Robert and Mary (Foster) McCuen, was born in Castlebar, County Mayo, Ireland, on the 15th day of August, 1851, and came to this country at the age six months. A portion of his father’s early days was passed in England. Later he owned and carried on a farm, owned and ran a number of looms for the manufacture of linen; also he speculated quite extensively in grain and mill stuff. Adverse circumstances, caused by the failure of crops in 1847, induced him to come to this country, where he prospered, and was in comfortable circumstances at his death, which came by paralysis on the 22d of July, 1882. His mother was born in Ireland (an only daughter). Her parents died when she was about fourteen years of age, leaving her a comfortable home. Her people being lovers of education, she was much interested in encouraging her son in that direction. She died of paralysis December 18, 1882. N. J. McCuen, when between the age of ten and twelve years, earned a part of his tuition and attended the private school of B. B. Allen, where he made rapid progress in his studies, receiving favors and compliments from “Uncle Ben,” the kind and faithful old schoolmaster. At not quite the age of thirteen he entered one of the stores of Vergennes as a clerk, and retained the position until January 11, 1871, he then being nineteen years of age, when he purchased a stock of goods and entered into business for himself, his capital being what he had...

McCuen, Karen Lee Hudecek Mrs. – Obituary

Karen Lee McCuen, 41, of Baker City died Jan. 15, 2005, at her home. Her memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Blue Mountain Foursquare Gospel Church, 1837 Third St. Pastor Gene Saunders will officiate. Friends are invited to join the family after the service for a luncheon at the church. Karen was born on Aug. 7, 1963, in Baker City to Benjamin Thomas and Ida Marie Beers Hudecek. Karen was raised in Baker City and attended Baker High School. After completing her GED in 1984, Karen moved to Portland and attended college to further her education. She married Bill McCuen on Jan. 27, 2004, at the Blue Mountain Foursquare Gospel Church in Baker City. The couple met at a support meeting and Bill asked Karen to marry him in June of 1993. They had a very good and strong relationship. Karen loved her work, and took much pride in all of her occupations. She worked at her church as the secretary, at the Baker House as a drug and alcohol counselor, and at home as a housewife. She also ran a diaper service in Baker City. Karen spent her free time camping and fishing. She loved music and was known for her dancing at A.A., New Years, Christmas, Thanksgiving and large gatherings. She enjoyed beadwork, selling it at flea markets; arts and crafts; and helping Bill work on cars and the pickup truck. Karen took pride in her garden and flowers; she always kept a beautiful garden. Karen was very active in A.A. and N.A. She was a member of the Blue Mountain Gospel Church....

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