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William McDonnell
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William McDonald (sic) was born in Linn County, Iowa August, 29, 1864 and died at his home near Springville, May 15, 1906, age 41 years, 8 months and 14 days. He was married to Anna O'Rourke April 10, 1888. He is survived by his wife, 9 children, 3 sisters, 2 brothers, and his mother. He was an esteemed citizen and was well known and respected by all that knew him. The funeral was held yesterday in Anamosa at 10:30 and the internment at Holy Cross cemetery at that place. The profound sympathy of the entire community is extended to the bereathed ones in this time of sorrow.

Submitted by: Patrick McDonnell
Source: New Era, Springville, Iowa, May 16 1906
Note: William was the son of David McDonnell & Alice Lynch.

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