Francis Asberry Vandevort (4153)
Father: Joseph Vanderford (3012)
Mother: Roxey Ann "Roxana"
b. October 18, 1836 in Ohio
d. December 13, 1899, buried in
Wapello Cemetery, Louisa County, Iowa.
m. February 4, 1864 in Louisa County, Iowa, Sarah
Jane Lindsey [IAmarr], b. March 1841 in
Iowa [census-Iowa], d. 1904 buried in
Wapello Cemetery, Louisa County, Iowa
Mary Belle, b. 1866 in Iowa
Lettie R., b. 1868 in Iowa
Clara Emma, b. September 14, 1870 in Iowa, d.
February 21, 1948 buried in Wapello Cemetery,
Louisa County, Iowa [IAcem]
Harry H. (5197), b.
Arthur A. (5198), b.
The family was farming in Grandview
Township, Louisa County, Iowa [census-Iowa]
The family was farming in Jefferson
Township, Louisa County, Iowa. [census-Iowa]
Francis, Sarah and the three youngest
children were living in Wapello, Louisa County, Iowa.
The family was living in Wapello
Township, Louisa County, Iowa. Emma was a school teacher, Harry was a farm
laborer, and Arthur was a carpenter. [census-Iowa]
During the Civil War, Francis was a private in
Company K, 8th Iowa Infantry. [IAcem]
Francis was a member of G.A.R. Post #153.