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"Real Daughters" of Patriots
of the Revolutionary War

"Real Daughters" Buried in Iowa or with an Iowa Connection

(Daughters of Revolutionary War Soldiers, and also members of DAR)

Member's Name

Patriot Father - State Served

Iowa Chapter Affiliation

Catherine Beatty Cox Andrew Beatty - PA Abigail Adams

Catherine Cox is buried in Woodland Cemetery, Des Moines, Iowa.

Jane Bevier Lamb David Bevier - NY Clinton

Jane Lamb is buried in Springdale Cemetery, Clinton, Iowa. The Jane Lamb Hospital in Clinton was named for her.

Emily Chittenden Carter Jared Chittenden - CT Wenonah Chapter, Minnesota

"Mrs. Emily Chittenden Carter, possessed the true pioneer spirit. She was the last of nineteen children and a very industrious person. When her sons came west, each had 24 pairs of wool socks, knitted by his mother, to bring with him. During her last eight years she pieced over 100 quilts."  -- DAR Magazine, Vol. 58, p225, April 1924.  Emily Chittenden Carter is buried in Dunham Grove Cemetery, Randalia, Fayette County, Iowa.  Her grave was marked jointly by Waucoma Chapter and Hannah Lee Chapter in 1923.

Sophia M. Dolson Andrews John Dolson - PA Abigail Adams
Mary Elliot Fahey Robert Elliot - PA Jean Espy

Mary Fahey is buried in Fort Madison City Cemetery, Fort Madison, Iowa.

Jane Englis Smith Andrew Englis - MA Stars and Stripes

Jane Smith is buried in Tecumseh, Nebraska. Her chapter marked her grave in 1902.

Lucy Fellows Sibley Abiel Fellows - CT Spinning Wheel

Lucy Sibley is buried in Hillside Cemetery, State Center, Iowa.  Spinning Wheel Chapter NSDAR marked her grave on November 13, 1914. 

Sarah Fletcher Whitcomb Isaac Fletcher - MA Deborah Avery Chapter, Nebraska

Sarah Whitcomb is buried in Evergreen Cemetery at Red Oak, Iowa.

Mary Ann Burr Theophilus Luther - RI Cedar Falls
Mary Ann Burr is buried in Independence, Iowa and her grave was marked by her chapter on June 2, 1917. 
Eliza A. M. Shrader Isaac Melvin - MA Pilgrim
Eliza A. M. Shrader is buried in Oakland Cemetery in Iowa City, Iowa.  Her grave was marked by her chapter on September 16, 1916. 
Catherine M. Mower Roadman Peter Mower - NY Cedar Falls
Catherine is buried in the Fairview Cemetery in Cedar Falls, Black Hawk County, Iowa. Her grave was marked by her chapter on June 16, 1916 and again in May, 1935. 
Emily Smith Nettleton Justus Reed - CT Martha Washington
Emily Nettleton is buried in the Logan Park Cemetery, Sioux City, Iowa.  Her grave was marked by her chapter in 1912.
Rebecca Smith Tylee
Nathaniel Austin Smith - PA Mary Ball Chapter, Washington
Rebecca Tylee is buried in Keosauqua, Iowa.  Her grave was marked by Elizabeth Ross Chapter NSDAR.
Pamelia Sykes Worsley
Increase Sykes - MA Mayflower Chapter, disbanded in 1918
Pamelia Worsley was a member of the Mayflower Chapter NSDAR in Red Oak, Iowa. She is buried in Red Oak, Iowa.
Martha Ellen Wall Hartford
William Wall - VA Council Bluffs

Martha Hartford is buried in New Lebanon Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery, Pilot Grove, Cooper County, Missouri.

Julia Ann Weaver
William Warrington - VA Hannah Caldwell

Julia Weaver is buried in Oakdale Memorial Gardens, Davenport, Iowa.

Susan Antoinette Ostrander
David Wood - CT Council Bluffs

Susan Ostrander is buried in West Liberty Cemetery, Glenwood, Iowa.


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