John Remington

In 1885 Jones County, Iowa, Rodney 34 and Ida J. 28 Remington hae James 5, John 3, and Katie 1.

In 1900 Jones County Iowa, Rodney 49 and Ida L. 44 Remington, have James G. 20, John L. 19, Katie V. 17, Minnie C. 16, Rodney E. 11, Amelia M. 1, Fred G. 6, Frank A. 3, and Harry R. newborn, all kids born in Iowa.

John Remington is in the 1905 Jones County census, 23, born in Iowa, 23.

In 1910 Leroy precinct, John Remington is farming, single, 28, born in Iowa to Ohio parents.

 John  cash-claimed  a quarter in 29, 6N 50W in 1915.

John Leonard Remington, born October 24, 1881, registered in Jones County Iowa, a guard at the state reformatory in Anamosa, mother Ida Louisa Remington of Anamosa.

John L. Remington, Pvt Co C. 2nd Infantry - Oct 24, 1881 - Nov 10, 1931 is buried in Norwich Cemetery, Jones County.

John filed for a pension August 7, 1931, from Iowa.

Sister:   Katie V. Remington, 21, married Frank W. Leaper (George W.) October 8, 1904 in Martelle, Iowa.  1929 Oxford, Iowa Katie Leaper and George Leaper filed for divorce.

1946 "ANAMOSA, Iowa—Earl "Bud" Dirks, 25, charged with manslaughter in connection with the death of George Leaper, 60, ^"lived preliminary hearing Tuesday and was held to the Jones county grand jury under $2,000 bond, which was furnished. Leaper died in an Iowa City hospital Sunday of injuries allegedly suffered in a fight with Dirks on the night of June 15."

FRED - probably not related

Fred C. Remington proved up two quarters in 31, 2N 51W (Washington County, about 20 miles south) in 1913.  This is probably from a Remington family in Pottawattomie County, Iowa.


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