|Posted By:||sheila norton|
|Subject:||brees in marion country iowa holmes in milwaukee ,wis.& dayton ,ohio|
|Post Date:||April 10, 2004 at 06:35:05|
|Forum:||Breese Family Genealogy Forum|
looking for elizabeth c. brees b-5-17-1863 d-1943 buried at graceland cem. knoxville,ia. parents-joseph & sarah (wilcut) brees elizabeth was married first to george shotwell on aug.31,1879 in marion co. ia. children-johnny shotwell b-5-31-1883 d-3-24-1905 buried at-greenwood cem.,ollie pearl shotwell b-5-4-1885 d-1-2-1946 buried greenwood cem.married to w.a. nichols on dec.28,1910 marion co. ia. elizabeth 2 marriage to robert holmes on feb. 29,1888 in marion co. ia. son artie b. holmes b-3-24-1890 d-12-20-1950 in dayton ,ohio buried - graceland cem. knoxville,ia. married to irma d. norton on 98-6-1913 knoxville,ia. had 4 children - verdene , keo ,robert lee , infancy boy holmes,artie was a laundry superintendent at va hopital in knoxville,ia. for 9 years, tranfer to milwaukee , wis. and was there for 12 years and tranfer to dayton ,ohio and was there for 5 years .they call him "pops" sisters- beaulah miller , hazel nagel , eva ridpath ,stella etzel , ollie nichols (all in daveport ,iowa when artie died) and ora &kelso holmes (brothers) and verdene holmes married to dolezal (daughter)& keo holmes married schatzke(daughter) lived in milwaukee ,wis. robert lee holmes in us army in germany at the time of artie pass away. had 3 grandchildren at the time also.