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Obit: Bailey Davenport - Jan 1890 - (Son of Col. George Davenport)

Obit: Bailey Davenport - Jan 1890 - (Son of Col. George Davenport)

Posted: 5 Apr 2008 8:20PM GMT
Classification: Obituary
Surnames: Davenport
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New York Times
January 11, 1890

Bailey Davenport, the oldest settler in Western Illinois, and son of the late Col. George Davenport, who went to Rock Island in 1816, and who was murdered on the island of Rock Island by robbers in 1845, died at Rock Island Thursday evening of bronchitis, aged sixty-six years. He leaves an immense estate in lands.

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http://query.nytimes.com/gst/abstract.html?res=9E07E2DC143BE...

Re: Obit: Bailey Davenport - Jan 1890 - (Son of Col. George Davenport)

Posted: 11 Jun 2013 5:51AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: wabaunasee and Davenport
To my knowledge this is my great great great great greatgrandfather on my father's side. My father name is Mike Wayne Wabaunasee Sr.from the Meskwaki Settlement. Nice to see his picture.
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