1857–1928

Introduction

Born: May 21, 1857, Rock Run Town­ship, Il­li­nois.

Died: No­vem­ber 10, 1928, Na­per­ville, Il­li­nois.

Buried: Phil­lips Ce­me­te­ry, Rock­ton, Il­linois.

Biography

Joseph was the son of Will­iam Har­ris­on Kea­gle and Han­nah E. Spring­er, and hus­band of Ra­chel G. Gra­ham (mar­ried 1888).

A teach­er and min­is­ter, he was con­duct­ing fun­er­als in Na­per­ville by 1884.

In 1898, Kea­gle ran un­suc­cess­ful­ly for Con­gress from the Ninth Dis­trict of Il­li­nois as a Pro­hi­bi­tion­ist can­di­date.

In 1919, he was serv­ing as pas­tor of Grace Unit­ed Ev­an­ge­li­cal Church in Na­per­ville.

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If you know where to get a good pho­to of Kea­gle (head-and-shoul­ders, at least 200×300 pix­els), would you ?