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kmullikin [Isabella D. Selmes Ferguson Greenway King, 1886-1953]
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-Like her [[martha_macomb_flanrau_selmes|mother]] before her, Isabella was born on the Dinsmore farm.  Although educated in St. Paul and New York, she often returned to Boone County to spend her summers. ​ At the age of nineteen, Isabella married [[robert_h._munro_ferguson|Robert H. Munro Ferguson]], nineteen years her senior. ​ They had two children, Martha and Bobby. ​ One year after [[robert_h._munro_ferguson|Robert]] died of tuberculosis,​ Isabella married his good friend, John C. Greenway and the couple had one son, Jack.  Following Greenway’s death, Isabella started her own furniture company, the Arizona Hut, and then designed a hotel on the edge of Tucson, Arizona, called the Arizona Inn.  It is a historic inn and is still owned and managed by her descendants.+Like her [[martha_macomb_flanrau_selmes|mother]] before her, Isabella was born on the [[dinsmore_homestead|Dinsmore farm]].  Although educated in St. Paul and New York, she often returned to Boone County to spend her summers. ​ At the age of nineteen, Isabella married [[robert_h._munro_ferguson|Robert H. Munro Ferguson]], nineteen years her senior. ​ They had two children, Martha and Bobby. ​ One year after [[robert_h._munro_ferguson|Robert]] died of tuberculosis,​ Isabella married his good friend, John C. Greenway and the couple had one son, Jack.  Following Greenway’s death, Isabella started her own furniture company, the Arizona Hut, and then designed a hotel on the edge of Tucson, Arizona, called the Arizona Inn.  It is a historic inn and is still owned and managed by her descendants.
  
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