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Aug. 31, 1856 Des Moines Polk County Iowa, USA
Apr. 6, 1925 Polk County Iowa, USA
John was the sixth born of Michael Luther and Amanda Jane (Taylor) Devin. His newlywed wife was accidently shot by a family member and he never remarried.
John was a Civil Engineer and was Superintendent of the American Bridge Company in New Haven, Connecticut. He was a handsome man, beloved by the family and a great story teller to the children. After he injured his back from a fall from a bridge under construction, he returned to Des Moines to be with family.