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John Devin
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Birth: Aug. 31, 1856
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 6, 1925

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. 
 
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 Parents:
  Michael Luther Devin (1823 - 1899)
  Amanda Jane Taylor Devin (1827 - 1909)
 
 Siblings:
  David T Devin (1849 - 1898)*
  Millard Fillmore Devin (1851 - 1851)*
  Frank Devin (1854 - 1855)*
  John Devin (1856 - 1925)
  Abraham Devin (1861 - 1885)**
  James Devin (1870 - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Woodland Cemetery
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Beth Devin Marsau
Record added: Jul 30, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15091442
John Devin
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John Devin
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John Devin
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