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John W. LUKE
(Abt 1826-)
Elizabeth FOX
(Abt 1828-Between 1870/1880)
Jacob R. SHREEVE
(Abt 1815-Bef 1870)
Catherine
(Abt 1824-)
John LUKE Sr.
(1853-1934)
Katherine "Kate" SHREEVE
(1853-1949)
John William LUKE
(1873-1940)

 

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Johannah "Hannah" JOHNSON

John William LUKE
  • Born: October 28, 1873, Beacon, Mahaska, Iowa, USA
  • Marriage: Johannah "Hannah" JOHNSON on September 19, 1893
  • Died: December 15, 1940, Chariton, Lucas, Iowa, USA at age 67
  • Buried: December 1940, Chariton, Lucas, Iowa - Chariton Cemetery
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bullet  General Notes:

One day John came home drunk, grabbed his shotgun and shot holes in the wash tub. So, Hannah got mad and took the gun away and shot at him, shooting off the heal of his shoe.

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bullet  Noted Events In his Life:

  • Census, June 24, 1880, Lucas, Lucas, Iowa. picture

    The following Luke family members are listed on this page:
    John Luke, Age 26
    Kate, Age 27, Wife
    John, Age 6, Son
    Annie, Age 5, Daughter (Should be Emma)
    Isabell, Age 2, Daughter


  • Census, June 2, 1900, Jackson, Lucas, Iowa. picture

    The following Luke family members are listed on this page:
    John W. Luke, Head, Born Oct 1873
    Hannah, Wife, Born Dec 1875
    Mary, Daughter, Born Jan 1894
    Ruth E., Daughter, Born Feb 1896
    John E., Son, Born May 1898


  • Census, May 18, 1910, Delaware, Polk, Iowa. picture

    The following Luke family members are listed on this page:
    John Luke, Head, Age 36
    Hannah, Wife, Age 32
    Mary, Daughter, Age 16




  • Census, January 10, 1920, Wayne , Monroe, Iowa. picture

    The following Luke & Hooper family members are on this page:
    J. W. Luke, Head, Age 46
    Hannah, Wife, Age 44
    John, Son, Age 2?
    Willie, Son, Age 19
    Irvin, Son, Age 13
    Harold, Son, Age 9
    John Marlin Hooper. Uncle, Age 58
    Joseph Smith Hooper, Nephew, Age 20
  • Newspaper Article: a Luke family reunion with four generations present at the gathering, August 9, 1932, Chariton, Iowa. picture








  • Newspaper Article: his presence at the celebration of 60 years of marriage between John Luke and Kate Shreeve, October 23, 1932, Chariton, Iowa. picture









  • Newspaper Article: injuries he received in a train wreck, January 17, 1933, Chariton, Iowa. picture








  • Cemetery: Chariton Cemetery, December 1940, Chariton, Iowa. picture








  • Obituary: Herald Patriot, December 19, 1940, Chariton, Iowa. picture









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John married Johannah "Hannah" JOHNSON, daughter of Lars John JOHNSON and Anna Catherine ANDERSON, on September 19, 1893. (Johannah "Hannah" JOHNSON was born on December 18, 1875 in Värmland, , Gävleborgs Län, Sweden, died on February 12, 1948 in Aurora, Kane, Illinois, USA and was buried on February 24, 1948 in Chariton, Lucas, Iowa - Chariton Cemetery.)


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