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From: Thomas Hamm <>
Subject: Re: [Q-R] FOREST CITY, WINNEBAGO COUNTY, IOWA MONTHLY MEETINGS
Date: Fri, 30 Dec 2005 09:39:10 -0500
There were three Hicksite monthly meetings in Iowa at this time:
Prairie Grove in Henry Co., Wapsinonoc in Muscatine Co., and Marietta
in Marshall Co. None is close to Winnebago Co--Marietta is closest.
By the late nineteenth century, all of the Hicksite yearly meetings
reported significant numbers of nonresident members scattered around
the US. The Boyces may well have left their membership back in New
>Does anyone happen to know if there monthly meetings for Hicksite
>Quakers in Winnebago County, Iowa during the 1880s. I am looking
>for the following two people who residents there between 1880-1885.
> Elon Boyce (Boice) 1849-1930. Elon was born in Middlefield,
>Itsego County, New York the son of Isaac (Samuel) Boyce and Clara
>Howland Boyce (daughter of Aseneth Howland).
> Nancy Ella Smith Boyce (Boice) 1859-?. Ella (Elvira and variant
>spellings) was daughter of Joseph and Sally Hoag Smith out of the
>Farmington, Ontario County, New York MM.
> The Boyce's were in Iowa from at least from 1880-88.
> Thank you in advance.
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