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Perry G. Milner, Happyville

Perry cash-claimed a quarter in 18, 1S 46W in 1891.  That land was owned by John H. Cox in 1920.

A likely claimant is :

Pery G. Milner, born about 1869, in Lucas County Iowa in 1880 with mother Catherine 33 Burley and her husband James Burley 45.

Perry Grant Milner, born at Lucas Iowa to Isaiah Milner and Kate McMain, married Orah Nelson August 25, 1891 in Corydon, Wayne County, IOwa.

In 1900 P.G. Milner is farming in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, born Aug 1868 in Iowa, married ten years to Ora born Jan 1869 Iowa.  She's had four kids, three living - Marie Dec 1891 Iowa, Irene Feb 1894 Iowa, and Burl Mar 1896 Oklahoma.

In 1910 Pottawatomie County, Perry is a plasterer, with Ora H. 41, Marie D. 18, Burl G. 14, Chester 9, and Herbert G. 7.

Perry is a plasterer in 1920 Pottawatomie County, with Ora 51, Chester 19, and Herbert 17.

(Catherine died in 1917, leaving two sons - Grant Milner of Shawnee Oklahoma and Andrew Burley of Spokane, per #   46448607

Orah Nelson Milner 1869-1937 is buried in Shawnee, Oklahoma # 10003741  So is Grant Milner 1868-1949  # 10003739 

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