John R Eskew

Brief Life History of John R

When John R Eskew was born in 1899, in Iowa, United States, his father, John Wesley Eskew, was 23 and his mother, Phebe Rebecca Lewis, was 22. He married Evelyn Jeanne Fox on 26 January 1925, in Red Oak, Montgomery, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Walnut Township, Fremont, Iowa, United States in 1920 and Maplewood, St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1930.

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John R Eskew
Evelyn Jeanne Fox
Marriage: 26 January 1925
Duane Donald Eskew

Sources (12)

  • John Eskew in household of John W Eskew, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Roland Eskew, "Iowa, County Births, 1880-1935"
  • John Roland Eskew, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"

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1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.


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Name Meaning

English: variant of Askew . This surname is very rare in Britain.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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