Elizabeth and Arthur Holsclaw legal papers 1886-1898
Arthur L. Holsclaw was born around 1851, and married his wife, Elizabeth, in Marion County, Iowa, on November 24, 1875. They had six children: Clinton, Audrey, James, Ira, May, and Roscoe. In mid-1886, Holsclaw and his family moved to a farm outside Valentine, Nebraska. Following Arthur L. Holsclaw's suicide on April 10, 1890, the American Investment Company sued Elizabeth Holsclaw for her husband's unpaid debt and repossessed the Holsclaw farm.