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Location: Magnolia Iowa

Obituary of Levi Motz

Levi Motz was born in Pennsylvania, 21 April 1828 and died at the home of daughter, Mrs. John Taylor, in Decatur, Nebraska 26 May 1914 at 6 p.m. following several months of decline in strength and sickness aged 86 years 1 month and 5 days. When a young man he came to Tipton County Indiana. In 1854 he came to Iowa and in 1856 he was married to Elizabeth Burcham at Magnolia, Iowa. To their union 11 children were born–9 daughters and 2 sons. All of his children survive him except one daughter who died several years ago. His wife died 36 years ago. Of recent years he has visited with his children, coming to the home of his daughter in Decatur about three months ago. The funeral services were conducted on Wednesday at 3 p.m. in the Presbyterian church and his body was laid to rest in the Decatur cemetery, Decatur, Nebraska. The deceased was an uncle of Geroge and J. L. Motz. He was well known to all the earlier settlers in Harrison...

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1884 Directory of Magnolia Iowa

Last First and Middle Section Post Office Township Business Origin Arrival County State Brown B F 34 Logan Magnolia Farmer/Stock Raiser Illinois 1866 Harrison Iowa Bolch Frank 5 Magnolia Magnolia Farmer/Breed Poland China Hogs Ohio 1875 Harrison Iowa Cadwell F H 1S Logan Magnolia Farmer/Stock Raiser Iowa 1860 Harrison Iowa Cutler A I 34 Magnolia Magnolia Farmer/Stock Raiser Illinois 1853 Harrison Iowa Donn W B 10 Woodbine Magnolia Farmer/Stock Raiser Canada 1869 Harrison Iowa Donnelson James 22 Magnolia Magnolia Farmer/Stock Raiser Illinois 1873 Harrison Iowa Doyle M 10S Magnolia Magnolia Farmer/Stock Raiser Ireland 1855 Harrison Iowa Davison Wm R 36 Logan Magnolia Farmer/Stock Raiser New Jersey 1878 Harrison Iowa Eaton D F 5S Magnolia Magnolia Farmer/Stock Raiser New York 1858 Harrison Iowa Ehlert Fred’k 22 Magnolia Magnolia Farmer/Stock Raiser Germany 1863 Harrison Iowa Grosvenor A S 35 Logan Magnolia Farmer/Breed Poland China Hogs New York 1878 Harrison Iowa Grosvenor Dell 35 Logan Magnolia Farmer/Stock Raiser New York 1877 Harrison Iowa Gieth Frederick 3S Magnolia Magnolia Farmer/Stock Raiser Germany 1868 Harrison Iowa Gieth Albert 34 Magnolia Magnolia Farmer/Stock Raiser Pennsylvania 1868 Harrison Iowa Grosvenor Calvin 15 Logan Magnolia Farmer/Stock Raiser New York 1881 Harrison Iowa Ganzhorn Wm 1 Woodbine Magnolia Farmer/Stock Raiser Germany 1870 Harrison Iowa Gilbert J B Magnolia Magnolia Farmer Iowa 1860 Harrison Iowa Giddings M D J 17 Magnolia Magnolia Physician and Surgeon Vermont 1869 Harrison Iowa...

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Business Directory of Magnolia, Iowa

Last Name First and Middle Business Origin Date City County State Brainard G R Post Master/General Indiana 1855 Magnolia Harrison Iowa Eaton D F Merchandise New York 1858 Magnolia Harrison Iowa Depue I W Photographer Canada 1867 Magnolia Harrison Iowa Hallen James Mfg Harness/Saddles England 1875 Magnolia Harrison Iowa Holmes C H Proprietor of Creamery Vermont 1866 Magnolia Harrison Iowa Oviatt A N Dlr General Merchandise Vermont 1866 Magnolia Harrison Iowa Farmer/Stock Raiser Magnolia Harrison...

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