Medlar Flower

Family Group Sheet

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Husband: George Vernon Messplay Picture
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    Born: 25-Feb-1866     in: Farmington, Fulton Co., Missouri          
    Died: 19-Oct-1917     in: Galesburg, Knox Co., Illinois             
Father: George Smith Messplay 
Mother: Annie Crissy Elliott
Member of the Galesburg Alaska Mining and Development Company - a group of 25
men and one woman who went to the Yukon in 1898. They did not meet with much
success. A man named Wyman kept a diary and took photos. The glass plate
negatives are now at the Anchorage City Museum. In 1988 a book, Journey to the
Koyukuk, which contains photos, diary, and letters of Wyman's was published by
Pictorial Histories Publishing Co.
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Wife: Mary Eva Rice
Married: 15-Sep-1892     in: Rock Island, Rock Island Co., Illinois
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    Born:  9-Mar-1874     in: Gage Co., Nebraska                        
    Died: 19-Feb-1903     in: Galesburg, Knox Co., Illinois             
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  1    Walker Elliot Messplay  Born: 18-Dec-1893
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  2    Nona Ruth Messplay  Born: 19-Apr-1896
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  3    Clifford Claude Messplay  Born:  1-Mar-1901
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Wife: Sarah Morgan  
Married:  9-Jul-1887     in: Galesburg, Knox Co., Missouri
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    Born:                 in: Wales, England                            
    Died: May 1889        in: Galesburg, Knox Co., Illinois             
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  1    William Francis Morgan Messplay  Born: 27-Apr-1889
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Wife: Anna Cofield Picture
Married: 25-Aug-1904     in: Burlingotn, Des Moines Co., Iowa
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    Born: 29-Aug-1871     in: Galesburg, Knox Co., Illinois             
    Died:  5-Jun-1941     in: Aurora, Kane Co., Illinois                
Father: Cofield 
Mother: Shea
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  1    Vernon Elliot Messplay  Born:  6-Feb-1906
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  2    John Claire Messplay  Born: 19-Dec-1907
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  3    Paul Cresant Messplay  Born:  5-Aug-1909
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  4    Marian Margaret Messplay  Born:  5-Jul-1912
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  5    Francis Anita Messplay  Born: 29-Aug-1916
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