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Numan Axtell Line Linked!

Larry Axtell in Utah spent most of a day in October 1995 at the Latter-Day-Saints Family History Library in Salt Lake City and managed to find the father of "Numan" Axtell (his great grandfather). The 1945 Genealogy listed him as a separate lineage with "ancestors unknown." From the 1850 Census of Hamilton Twp., Lee County, IL, he found that Newman Axtell (correct spelling) is the son of Lewis Axtell (#8-61). It took perseverance, "some help from the volunteers there, and a little luck." Great sleuthing! (added Feb 1996)

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Last revised 2-28-96 by Dan Axtell