Lenox West Fairview Cemetery
Taylor County, Iowa
Uploaded 2/24/2017

James H. Ely, son of Benjamin Ely, was born in June 1841 in Hampshire Co., Virginia and died in Jan. 1913 in Brush, Morgan Co., Colorado. He married 1) Sarah Jane Whitcomb Sept. 4, 1862 in Knox Co., Illinois and 2) Mary Sophronia Hurd April 5, 1893 at Lenox, Taylor Co., Iowa. Mary Sophronia Hurd Orr was born Nov. 29, 1849 in Cumberland, Guernsey Co., Ohio, daughter of James Lyman Hurd and Nancy Clark Green, and died Jan. 8, 1908 in Lenox, Taylor Co., Iowa.Her 1st husband was William Boyd Orr, married Oct. 6, 1869 at Morning Sun, Louisa Co., Iowa.
Submitted by volunteer Julia Johnson
Photographed June 2015

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