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abode acquired acres acres of land active afterward agricultural attended Bank became become began born brother brought carried Catholic church Charles Chickasaw county church citizens Company conducted connection continued Cresco cultivation daughter death democrat devoted died district schools early efforts eighty acres engaged established farmer father fields five four Frank further given Hampton home farm Howard county hundred identified Illinois improvement interests Iowa James John Joseph known labors land later living Lodge marriage to Miss married Mary mother Nashua native occurred owner parents party passed period pioneer political position practice present progressive public schools purchased reached reared remained removed representative republican resided retired returned schools served settled sixty acres spent Springs substantial success took town township tract twenty united in marriage wife Wisconsin York
Page 96 - Jacobus exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the republican party and keeps well informed on the questions and issues of the day. He...
Page 465 - His political allegiance is given to the republican party, but the honors and emoluments of office have had no attraction for him. He...
Page 29 - As the day, with its morning of hope and promise, its noontide of activity, its evening of completed and successful effort, ending in the grateful rest and quiet of the night — so was the life of this good man.
Page 187 - His political endorsement is given to the republican party, which he has supported since age conferred upon him the right of franchise. His...
Page 109 - He was educated in the district schools and was reared upon the home farm, early becoming familiar with the best methods of tilling the soil and caring for the crops.
Page 454 - Long exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the republican party, with which he has been connected since attaining his majority.
Page 454 - He has been an important factor in the business circles and his prosperity is well deserved, as in him are embraced the characteristics of an unbending integrity, unabating energy and industry that never flags.
Page 17 - In politics he is a republican and keeps well informed on the questions and issues of the day but has never been a politician in the sense of office seeking.