Obit: Stewart, John (1844 -1925)

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Surnames: Stewart, Shanks, McMahon, Root

----Source: Neillsville Press (Neillsville, Clark County, Wis.) Thursday, 06/11/1925

Stewart, John (3 Oct. 1844 - 31 May 1925)

John Stewart, once of prominent citizen of Clark County, died at Portland, Oregon, on May 31st, 1925, For several years he was a member of the County Board of Clark County.

He was born on October 3, 1844, in Glasgow, Scotland, emigrated to Canada in 1858, thence to Michigan in 1864, and to Wisconsin in 1866.

His wife preceded him in death a few months ago; she was the sister of Mrs. Margaret Shanks and Eugene McMahon of Greenwood and Mrs. H. M. Root of Neillsville.

He is left two sons, Dr. J. Arch Stewart and David Stewart, both of Portland, Oregon, and two daughters, Bernice of Portland, Oregon, and Elizabeth of Santa Monica, California. He also left six grandchildren.

* See obit: Stewart, Mrs. John (1924) for more family details.



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