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Elizabeth Lippencott Shinn Ivins

July 11, 1800–December 30, 1865

Born in Burlington County, New Jersey; daughter of Mary Norton and John Shinn. Died at Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa. 1 (See Document 1.2)


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