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Below is a family biography included in History of Warren County, Iowa published by Union Historical Company in 1879.  These biographies are valuable for genealogy research in discovering missing ancestors or filling in the details of a family tree. Family biographies often include far more information than can be found in a census record or obituary.  Details will vary with each biography but will often include the date and place of birth, parent names including mothers' maiden name, name of wife including maiden name, her parents' names, name of children (including spouses if married), former places of residence, occupation details, military service, church and social organization affiliations, and more.  There are often ancestry details included that cannot be found in any other type of genealogical record.

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CONDIT, MRS. SARAH M., widow, Sec. 7; P. O. Cool, born May 1, 1820, in Gallia county, Ohio; married, March 23, 1841, to Mahlton Condit, a native of New Jersey; came to this county in July, 1858, and settled on the same place and same house she now lives in; she owns one hundred and ninety-two acres of land; she had two children: Hettie V. and Clarence M.; both living; her husband died September 14, 1873, at home, of consumption.

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This family biography is one of 548 biographies included in The History of Warren County, Iowa published in 1879.  For the complete description, click here: Warren County, Iowa History and Genealogy

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