Iowa News from across the Country
- 1850 -

Daily National Intelligencer
Washington, D.C.
Thurs., April 4, 1850

Death. At Du Buque, Iowa, on the 19th of March, Mr. William A. Nutt, of Alexandria, Va., in the 24th year of his age.

[transcribed by S.F., May 2018]

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Missouri Courier
Hannibal, Missouri
April 11, 1850

Died. In Muscatine, Iowa, on Saturday morning the 26th of March of small pox, Mary Laura, daughter of H.D. La. and Jane A. Cossitt, aged sixteen months.

[transcribed by S.F., Oct. 2015]

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THE NATIONAL ERA
Washington, D.C.
May 9, 1850
Vol. IV No. 175 p. 75

DEATHS.
Died, in Fairview, Jones county, Iowa, on the 1st instant, Mrs. MARY ANN MATSON, wife of the honorable S.G. Matson.

Mrs. Matson was a native of Rutland county, Vermont. It seldom falls to our lot to record the death of one whose loss is more seriously felt by a large circle of friends. Several weeks previous to her death, she arranged her domestic matters, assuring her heart-broken husband, mother, and children, that the time of her dissolution was near at hand.

[transcribed by C.J.L., December 2006]

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Placer Times
Sacramento City, California
Wednesday, June 5, 1850

Died. In this city, May 31st, James F. Morrison, aged about 24 years, formerly of Lycoming Co. Penn., but lately from Fort Madison, Iowa. Penn. and Iowa papers please copy.
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Boston Daily Atlas
Boston, Massachusetts
Wednesday, June 26, 1850

Married - At Big Bar, Yuba Co., California, May 1st, Capt. Hiram Fogg, of Boston, Mass., to Miss Eliza A. Cameron, of Oskaloosa, Iowa.

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Scioto Gazette
Chillicothe, Ohio
Friday, July 26, 1850

Obituary (Communicated)
Died, near Agency City, Iowa, on the 18th of June, 1850, Robert G. youngest son of James and Rebecca Fulton, aged 7 years, 2 months and 18 days.

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Milwaukee Sentinel and Gazette
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Wednesday, August 7, 1850

Married - At Prairie du Chien, by J.H. Fonda, Esq., at his residence, on the 29th inst., Mr. Anfenson to Miss Martha Evens, both of Iowa.

[transcribed by S.F., Oct. 2015]

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Lancaster Gazette
Lancaster, Ohio
August 9, 1850

Married July 6th in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Dr. Seymour D. CARPENTER, formerly of Lancaster, and Sarah S. daughter of John WEURE

[transcribed by M.C.C., April 2004]

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Lancaster Gazette
Lancaster, Ohio
August 30, 1850

Died in KEOKUK, Iowa on August 7th, Margaret M. wife of P. D. FOSTER, formerly of Lancaster and daughter of the late Henry DUBBLE.

[transcribed by M.C.C., April 2004]

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Milwaukee Sentinel and Gazette
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Wednesday, October 2, 1850

Married. In Potosi, on Thursday, the 12th inst., by Thomas Laird, Esq., Mr. Jesse Morening, of Dubuque county, Iowa, to Mrs. Jane Smith, of the former place.

[transcribed by S.F., Oct. 2015]

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Milwaukee Daily Sentinel and Gazette
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
November 14, 1850

Married - At Iowa City, on Wednesday, the 23d Oct., by the Rev. A. Young, James B. Howell, Esq., of the Keokuk Register, and Mary Ann, daughter of Dr. Jesse Bowen of the former place.

[transcribed by S.F., Oct. 2015]

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Milwaukee Daily Sentinel and Gazette
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
December 19, 1850

Married.
At Prairie Laporte, Iowa, on the 25th ult., by __ Grinter, Esq., Mr. V.R. Miller to Miss Ann Maria Bass, both of McGregor.

At the same time and place, by the same, Mr. John G. Bass to Miss Phebe Ann Draper, both of McGregor, Iowa.

[transcribed by S.F., Oct. 2015]



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