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Catalog Number 00585
Object Name Cane
Description gold-head, ebony stick. Belonged to Judge Samuel Forrey 1826-1914. Born in Columbia, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Feb 11, 1826, died at Leon, Iowa April 28, 191, aged 88 years. Removed to Leon, Iowa 1855 and began the practice of law. Appointed judge of circuit court by Governor Merrill 1870. On head of cane is engraved "Samuel Forrey From Decatur County Bar"
Presented August 26, 1946
Source Stookey, Mrs. Paul F.
Received Date 08/26/1946
Search Terms Chronicling America 2014
Leon Reporter
Decatur County