Location: Richland County WI

Wisconsin Gold Star List – Richland County

Army Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. choose a state: Any AL AK AZ AR CA CO CT DE DC FL GA HI ID IL IN IA KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WI WY INTL Start Now Brainerd, George Earl, 26, Lone Rock; pvt 6bn farpldrft, Camp Taylor; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 6, ’18. Brown, Walter H., 22, White Mound; pvt Indiana Chamber of Commerce tngdet; U. S.; dd (pneu) Sept 30, ’18. Crawford, Seth, 27, Viola ; pvt 47inf; kia Aug 9, ’18. Dake, Justin W., 22, Viola; 2Lt 354inf; Badricourt Hill; kia Nov 3, ’18. De Hart, Bayard C., 32, Richland Center; pvt 1cl 2engnrs; kia. June 6, ’18. Dosch, Gaylord Clermont, 20, Boaz; WNG; pvt 1cl fsbn SigC; kia Jy 19, ’18. Goplen, Ivar, 21, Tavera; pvt SATC UW; overseas; dd (pneu) Nov 5, ’18. Gunnill, Carl Thomas, 26, m, Richland Center; corp 4mgbn; dw Jy 19, ’18. Hamilton, Ole, 26, Viola; pvt 47inf; kia Aug 1, ’18. Jelinek, Joseph Edward, 26, m, Cazenovia; pvt SATC, Kansas City; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 3,’18. Koerth, Walter R., 22, Richland Center; corp 59inf; w Oct 4; kia Nov 11,’18. Lewis, Samuel George, 25, Yuba;...

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Biography of Mason A. Cornwall

This honored citizen of Moscow has now attained the venerable age of seventy-seven years, yet largely possesses the vigor of a man in his prime. His life has been a busy, useful and honorable one, and has been crowned with a rich measure of success as the fitting reward of his labors and his well directed energies. He is still actively interested in business affairs and in all that is connected with the state’s prosperity and progress, and is one of the most valued citizens of Idaho. Old age is not necessarily a synonym of weakness or inactivity. It need not suggest as a matter of course want of occupation or helplessness. There is an old age that is a benediction to all that comes in contact with it, that gives out of its rich stores of learning and experience, and grows stronger intellectually and spiritually as the years pass. Such is the life of Mr. Cornwall, an encouragement to his associates and an example well worthy of emulation to the young. Mason A. Cornwall was born in Truxton, Cortland County, New York, December 2, 1821, and is a descendant of an old English family that numbers many prominent men among its representatives. Four Cornwall brothers emigrated to New England in 1636, and founded the family in Connecticut and Rhode Island. William Cornwall settled in Hartford, Connecticut, and became...

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Biography of George H. Hodges, Hon.

Hon. George H. Hodges, the nineteenth governor of Kansas, was chief executive of the state from January, 1913, to January, 1915. Of his capable administration as governor, marked by progressive leadership throughout, a complete review is given elsewhere in this publication in the chapter devoted to the work of the governors. The following paragraphs serve to supplement that review with some of the more personal details and his place as a Kansas citizen and business man. A resident of Kansas nearly fifty years, George Hartshorn Hodges was born at Orion, in Richland County, Wisconsin, February 6, 1866, a son of William W. and Lydia Ann (Hartshorn) Hodges. When he was three years of age, in 1869, his parents brought him to Kansas and they located at Olathe, in Johnson County, where he had lived almost his entire life. His father was a school teacher, a man of fine intellectual and moral character, and while at his death a few years later he left his family little material property, he left an honored name and a character which his own children strove to emulate. W. W. Hodges evinced a great fondness for young people and had the ability to win their regard and thus did much to influence the formative character of many youth. Governor Hodges was educated in the public schools of Olathe and in 1886, at the age...

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Richland County, Wisconsin Cemetery Records

Wisconsin Cemetery records are listed by county then name of cemetery within the Wisconsin county. Most of these are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing. Richland County, Wisconsin Cemetery Records Hosted at Richland County USGenWeb Archives Project Basswood Cemetery Concord Cemetery Coumbe Cemetery Dawson Cemetery Eagle Corners (Newburn) Cemetery Greenwood Cemetery Haskins Cemetery, aka United Bretheran Church Cemetery Indian Creek Cemetery Lone Rock Cemetery Sand Prairie Cemetery Tavera Cemetery West Fork Cemetery, aka Coates Cemetery Wright Cemetery Hosted at Richland County, Wisconsin WIGenWeb Dawson Cemetery Five Points Cemetery Pleasant Hill Cemetery Richland Center Cemetery Hosted at USGenWeb Archives Project, Tombstone Photograph Pages Dawson Cemetery Five Points Cemetery Pleasant Hill Cemetery Richland Center Cemetery...

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Biographical Sketch of Eastland, W. G.

Eastland, W. G. of the firm of Eastland & Pierce, attorneys-at-law, came to Russell in the summer of 1872, and engaged in the practice of law. He served as County Attorney two terms, and was Representative to the Kansas Legislature for the years 1879-1880. He is a native of Mississippi; his parents moved from that State to Richland County, Wis., in 1853, where he was raised and educated. He was a member of the Wisconsin State University for a short time. Began the study of law in 1867, entering the law office of Eastland & Eastland, his uncles, and was admitted to the bar of the Circuit Court of Richland County in 1870. Began the practice of law in Russell. He enlisted in the three-months’ service in 1864, in Company D, Fortieth Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, and was mustered out at Madison, Wis., in the fall of the same year. He is a member of Russell Lodge, No. 119, I. O. O. F. He was admitted to the bar of the Supreme Court of Kansas and of the bar of the United States Circuit Court for the District of...

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