Clarence Wilbur McCoy1,2

M, #12401, b. 1878, d. 1944
Father*William Henry McCoy3,4 b. 29 Dec 1850, d. 12 Jan 1924
Mother*Rhoda Ann Jackson3,4 b. 18 Nov 1857, d. 8 Nov 1941
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited8 Apr 2022
     He was born in 1878 at Kansas, USA.5,4
     He died in 1944 at Kansas, USA.5      Clarence Wilbur McCoy was buried at Nortonville Cemetery, Nortonville, Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.5

Census Data

     Clarence appeared on the 1880 Federal Census Norton Twp., Jefferson County, Kansas in the household of his parents, W. H. McCoy and Rhoda McCoy.4
     In the obituary of Carl McCoy who died 23 September 1921, his brother, Clarence McCoy of Valley Falls, was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of William H. McCoy who died 12 January 1924, his son, Clarence McCoy of Valley Falls, was listed as a survivor.7
     Clarence McCoy was a pallbearer in the funeral of his father, William Henry McCoy.7

Citations

  1. [S73] Merrie Rue Smith, "Merrie Rue Smith email," e-mail message from unknown author e-mail (Garland, TX) to Rick Moffat, Family Tree Maker's Genealogy Site Genealogy Report Descendants of Ezekiel J_ Jackson, Sr -- Rhoda A Jackson Jr.mht. Hereinafter cited as "Merrie Rue Smith email."
  2. [S457] Family Search Pedigree Resource File -- 1283800-0421101185315 , Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files, unknown url; "This database is of questionable value. If no other sources are given for an event or relationship, consider it unreliable and subject to further research for verification"; cited as "Family Search Pedigree Resource File., Clarence Wilbur Mc Coy Compact Disc #28 Pin #459146.
  3. [S457] "Family Search Pedigree Resource File", online unknown url: FamilySearch Internet - Search -- Clarence W McCoy -- PED.mht; Clarence Wilbur Mc Coy Compact Disc #28 Pin #459146.
  4. [S4109] W H McCoy household, 10 June 1880 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Norton, Jefferson, Kansas; Enumeration District:; Family: 108 109, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T9_383; Family History Film: 1254383; Page: 148D; Image: 0301.
  5. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Clarence McCoy
    Grave marker transcription:
    Clarence McCoy     1878 - 1944.
  6. [S12593] Obituary — McCoy, The Valley Falls Vindicator, Valley Falls, Kansas, 30 Sep 1921, Page 2, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Carl McCoy (Aged 39). Hereinafter cited as Valley Falls Vindicator.
  7. [S12590] William H. McCoy, The Valley Falls Vindicator, Valley Falls, Kansas, 18 Jan 1924, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William H. McCoy. Hereinafter cited as Valley Falls Vindicator.

Ethel Gertrude McCoy1

F, #12402, b. 28 January 1880, d. 18 August 1954
Father*William Henry McCoy2,3 b. 29 Dec 1850, d. 12 Jan 1924
Mother*Rhoda Ann Jackson2,3 b. 18 Nov 1857, d. 8 Nov 1941
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited10 Jul 2022
     She was born on 28 January 1880 at Kansas, USA.2,3,4,5,6 Ethel married Edward Francis Ellerman, at the home of the bride's parents near Valley Falls, on 14 May 1902 at Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.7,5,6,8
     She died on 18 August 1954 at Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA, at age 74.1,9
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survived by her husband, Ed Ellerman. Survivor(s): Alice Hoffman, Anna Smith, Helen Vera Davis, Letha Langley, Ralph McCoy, Fred McCoy and Jessie Stafford.9      Ethel Gertrude McCoy was buried on 20 August 1954 at Nortonville Cemetery, Nortonville, Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.1,9

Census Data

     Ethel appeared on the 1880 Federal Census Norton Twp., Jefferson County, Kansas in the household of her parents, W. H. McCoy and Rhoda McCoy.3
     She was also known as Ethel Gertrude McCoy according to her Find A Grave memorial page.1

Ethel G. appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Nortonville, Norton Twp., Jefferson County, Kansas in the household of her parents, William H. McCoy and Rhonda A. McCoy, and she was listed as a school teacher.4
     The following article appeared in the Nortonville, Kansas The Nortonville News, 16 May 1902 :
McCoy - Ellerman
     Two of Nortonville's most worthy and popular young people were the happy participants in a pretty marriage ceremony Wednesday night when Miss Ethel McCoy became Mr. Edgar (sic) Ellerman's bride. Mr. and Mrs. Ellerman will live on the old Ellerman farm east of town and have always with them the best wishes of many friends. 1.10

     The following article appeared in the Valley Falls, Kansas The Valley Falls Vindicator, 23 May 1902 :
EIIerman-McCoy
     May 14th 1902. at the residence of the bride's parents, about five miles east of Valley Falls, at 8 P. M. Mr. Edward F. Ellerraan and Miss Ethel G. McCoy were united In marriage by the Rev. S. M. Hood, in the presence of a large number of invited guests.
     The happy couple were the recipients of many valuable and useful presents. The good wishes of many friends follow them. Mr. and Mrs. Ellerman will occupy the Ellerman home four miles east of Xortonville.8

     In the obituary of Carl McCoy who died 23 September 1921, his sister, Mrs. Ed Ellerman of Nortonville, was listed as a survivor.11
     In the obituary of William H. McCoy who died 12 January 1924, his daughter, Mrs. Ed Ellerman of Nortonville, was listed as a survivor.12
     Ed and Ethel Ellerman appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Norton Twp., Jefferson County, Kansas, enumerated 2 April 1930, described as a farmer on his own farm.5
     See the footnotes below for a link to her obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Atchison Daily Globe published in Atchison, Kansas, 19 August 1954.9
     In the obituary of Anna R. Smith who died 21 July 1993, her parent(s), Edward F. Ellerman and Ethel G. McCoy were listed or implied as predeceased.9

Family

Edward Francis Ellerman b. 9 Dec 1876, d. 1956
Marriage*Ethel married Edward Francis Ellerman, at the home of the bride's parents near Valley Falls, on 14 May 1902 at Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.7,5,6,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Ethel Gertrude Ellerman née McCoy
    Grave marker transcription:
    Ethel G. Ellerman     1880 - 1954.
  2. [S457] Family Search Pedigree Resource File -- 1283800-0421101185315 , Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files, unknown url; "This database is of questionable value. If no other sources are given for an event or relationship, consider it unreliable and subject to further research for verification"; cited as "Family Search Pedigree Resource File., Ethel G. Mc Coy Compact Disc #28 Pin #459147.
  3. [S4109] W H McCoy household, 10 June 1880 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Norton, Jefferson, Kansas; Enumeration District:; Family: 108 109, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T9_383; Family History Film: 1254383; Page: 148D; Image: 0301.
  4. [S12592] William H. McCoy household, 20 Jun 1900 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Nortonville, Norton, Jefferson, Kansas; Page: 14; Enumeration District: 0074; FH; Family: 310, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [S12595] Ed Ellerman household, 02 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Norton, Jefferson, Kansas; Page: 1A; Family: 7; Enumeration District: 0009, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  6. [S12597] Ed Ellerman household, 25 Mayr 1910 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Norton (township) Jefferson, Iowa; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 0073; Family: 97, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  7. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: A class="ext" href="https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/66480565">Edward Francis Ellerman/A
    Grave marker transcription:
    Edward F. Ellerman     1876 - 1956.
  8. [S12603] Ellerman - McCoy, The Valley Falls Vindicator, Valley Falls, Kansas, 23 May 1902, Page 4, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Marriage: Ellerman - McCoy May 14, 1902. Hereinafter cited as Valley Falls Vindicator.
  9. [S12596] Mrs. Ed Ellerman Dies At Topeka, Atchison Daily Globe, Atchison, Kansas, 19 Aug 1954, Page 8, column 2 viewed at Newspaper Archive, Obituary: Ether Ellerman nee McCoy. Hereinafter cited as Atchison Daily Globe.
  10. [S12604] McCoy - Ellerman, The Nortonville News, Nortonville, Kansas, 16 May 1902, Page 9, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Marriage: Ellerman - McCoy. Hereinafter cited as Nortonville News.
  11. [S12593] Obituary — McCoy, The Valley Falls Vindicator, Valley Falls, Kansas, 30 Sep 1921, Page 2, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Carl McCoy (Aged 39). Hereinafter cited as Valley Falls Vindicator.
  12. [S12590] William H. McCoy, The Valley Falls Vindicator, Valley Falls, Kansas, 18 Jan 1924, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William H. McCoy. Hereinafter cited as Valley Falls Vindicator.
  13. [S12600] Obituaries: Anna R. Smith, The Oskaloosa Independent, Oskaloosa, Kansas, 29 Jul 1993, Page 12, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary for Anna R. ANNA, 1905-1993 (Aged 88). Hereinafter cited as Oskaloosa Independent.

Carl E. McCoy1,2,3,4

M, #12403, b. 16 May 1882, d. 23 September 1921
Father*William Henry McCoy5,4 b. 29 Dec 1850, d. 12 Jan 1924
Mother*Rhoda Ann Jackson5,4 b. 18 Nov 1857, d. 8 Nov 1941
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited14 May 2022
     He was born on 16 May 1882, near Nortonville, at Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.5,3,4,6 Carl married Mary L. Miller on 8 October 1901 at Kansas, USA.7,6
     He died on 23 September 1921, near Nortonville, at Jefferson County, Kansas, USA, at age 39.3,8,6
           Carl E. McCoy was buried on 25 September 1921 at Nortonville Cemetery, Nortonville, Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.3,6
     Carl E. appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Nortonville, Norton Twp., Jefferson County, Kansas in the household of his parents, William H. McCoy and Rhonda A. McCoy.4
     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper The Valley Falls Vindicator published in Valley Falls, Kansas 30 September 1921:
Obituary — McCoy
     Carl McCoy was born near Nortonville May 16, 1882, and died near place of birth September 23, 1921, aged 38 years, 4 months and 7 days.
     He grew up on the farm and was married to Marv L. Miller of Nortonville, October 8, 1901.
     To this union three children were born, Mrs. Wm. Hoffman, and sons. Barney and Pern, who survive. He is also survived by hie parents, Mrs. W. H. McCoy. brother Clarence and sister Mrs. Melvin Stafford of Valle Falls. His older sister, Mrs. Ed Ellerman and brothers Ralph and Fred of Nortonville. They have the deep sympathy of everybody.
     The funeral was held at the heme Sunday afternoon in the presence of a large assembly.
     The burial was in the Nortonville cemetery.6


     In the obituary of William H. McCoy who died 12 January 1924, his son, Carl McCoy was listed as predeceased.8

Family

Mary L. Miller b. 1884, d. 1967
Marriage*Carl married Mary L. Miller on 8 October 1901 at Kansas, USA.7,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S73] Merrie Rue Smith, "Merrie Rue Smith email," e-mail message from unknown author e-mail (Garland, TX) to Rick Moffat, Family Tree Maker's Genealogy Site Genealogy Report Descendants of Ezekiel J_ Jackson, Sr -- Rhoda A Jackson Jr.mht. Hereinafter cited as "Merrie Rue Smith email."
  2. [S457] Family Search Pedigree Resource File -- 1283800-0421101185315 , Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files, unknown url; "This database is of questionable value. If no other sources are given for an event or relationship, consider it unreliable and subject to further research for verification"; cited as "Family Search Pedigree Resource File., William Henry Mc Coy Compact Disc #28 Pin #459121.
  3. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Carl E. McCoy
    Grave marker transcription:
    Carl McCoy     1882 - 1921.
  4. [S12592] William H. McCoy household, 20 Jun 1900 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Nortonville, Norton, Jefferson, Kansas; Page: 14; Enumeration District: 0074; FH; Family: 310, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [S457] "Family Search Pedigree Resource File", online unknown url: Carl E. Mc Coy Compact Disc #28 Pin #459148.
  6. [S12593] Obituary — McCoy, The Valley Falls Vindicator, Valley Falls, Kansas, 30 Sep 1921, Page 2, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Carl McCoy (Aged 39). Hereinafter cited as Valley Falls Vindicator.
  7. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Mary Louisa “Lucy” McCoy née Miller
    Grave marker transcription:
    Mary L. McCoy     1884 - 1967.
  8. [S12590] William H. McCoy, The Valley Falls Vindicator, Valley Falls, Kansas, 18 Jan 1924, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William H. McCoy. Hereinafter cited as Valley Falls Vindicator.
  9. [S11299] Hazel M. Sowles, St. Joseph News-Press, St. Joseph, Missouri, 27 Sep 1999, Page 10, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary for Hazel M. Sowles nee McCoy, 1999-1999 (Aged 95). Hereinafter cited as St. Joseph News-Press.
  10. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Hazel M. Sowles née McCoy
    Grave marker transcription:
    Hazel M. Hoffman-Sowles     Dec 1, 1903 - Sepr 25, 1999.
  11. [S11293] Obituaries: Hazel M. Sowles, The Oskaloosa Independent, Oskaloosa, Kansas, 30 Sep 1999, Page 10, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Hazel M. Sowles nee McCoy (Aged 95). Hereinafter cited as Oskaloosa Independent.
  12. [S10983] Obituaries: Pern McCoy, St. Joseph News-Press, St. Joseph, Missouri, 26 Feb 1999, Page 48, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, https://www.newspapers.com/clip/63811014/…">Obituary: Pern McCoy, 1906-1999 (Aged 93). Hereinafter cited as St. Joseph News-Press.

Ralph Henry McCoy1,2

M, #12404, b. 30 October 1887, d. 27 July 1962
Father*William Henry McCoy3,2,4 b. 29 Dec 1850, d. 12 Jan 1924
Mother*Rhoda Ann Jackson3,2,4 b. 18 Nov 1857, d. 8 Nov 1941
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited3 Aug 2022
     He was born on 30 October 1887 at Kansas, USA.3,2,5,4 Alternatively, he may have been born circa 1889 at Kansas, USA, according to the 1940 census.6 Ralph married Elizabeth Baur, at the Baur family home, on 26 October 1910 at Nortonville, Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.7
     He died on 27 July 1962 at Winchester Hospital, Winchester, Jefferson County, Kansas, USA, at age 74.2,8
     The following selected information is from his obituary. Survivor(s): Elizabeth Bauer (sic), Vivian Wells, Marian Watson, Joan Binkley, Fred McCoy and Mrs. Melvin Stafford.8      Ralph Henry McCoy was buried on 29 July 1962 at Nortonville Cemetery, Nortonville, Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.2,8

Census Data

     Ralph and Elizabeth H. McCoy appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Nortonville, Norton Twp., Jefferson County, Kansas, enumerated 3 April 1930, described as a stock buyer (mules and hogs).5
     Ralph and Elizabeth H. Baur appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Nortonville, Jefferson County, Kansas, enumerated 22 April 1940, described as a stock buyer (live stock). Their children: Marian and Joan, were listed as living with them. Her widowed father, Frank Baur was included in the household.6
     Ralph H. appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Nortonville, Norton Twp., Jefferson County, Kansas in the household of his parents, William H. McCoy and Rhonda A. McCoy, and he was listed as at school.4
     The following article appeared in the Nortonville, Kansas Nortonville News, 14 October 1910 :
Mr. and Mrs. F. C. Baur have issued invitations to the marriage of their daughter Elizabeth, to Ralph H. McCoy, at the Baur home on the evening of Wednesday, October 26.9

     The following article appeared in the Nortonville, Kansas Nortonville News, 28 October 1910 :
HYMENEAL
     On Wednesday evening, October 26 occurred the marriage of Miss Elizabeth Baur to Ralph McCoy at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. F. C. Baur. At seven thirty o'clock the happy couple took their place beneath a large flower bell, and in front of a solid background of autumn leave and Arbor Vitae that reached from floor to ceiling, while Miss Gertrude Baur, a sister of the bride played the wedding march Rev, Clay Bobbitt officiated with the ring ceremony. The bride was tastefully dressed in a very pretty gown of white organdie trimmed in baby Irish lace. The groom wore the conventional black. Upon pronouncing them husband and wife, the secret cord was pulled which caused an abundance of rice to shower upon them.
     After the ceremony a splendid two course supper wa served. About forty guest were present many of them being out of town friends of the bride and groom.
     The groom i a son of Mr. and Mr. W. H. McCoy of near Valley Falls and his friends are numbered by his acquaintances.
     The bride grew to young woman hood in Nortonville and is one of its most loved and popular young ladies.
     We rejoice that Mr. and Mrs. McCoy are going to make their home in Nortonville, the groom having furnished a beautiful home in the south part of town. Their many friends extend congratulations. The out of town guests were: Miss Ruth Merry of Baldwin, Miss Eula Johnson of Kansas City, Miss Gladys Seever and the Misses Mattocks of Atchison, Miss Helen Griffin of Topeka, Miss Grace Glasselof Valley Falls and Mrs. J. A. Hatfield of St. Joe.10

     In the obituary of Carl McCoy who died 23 September 1921, his brother, Ralph McCoy of Nortonville, was listed as a survivor.11
     In the obituary of William H. McCoy who died 12 January 1924, his son, Ralph McCoy of Nortonville, was listed as a survivor.12
     Ralph McCoy was a pallbearer in the funeral of his father, William Henry McCoy.12
     In the obituary of Ethel Ellerman who died 18 August 1954, her brother, Ralph McCoy, of Nortonville, was listed as a survivor.13
     See the footnotes below for a link to an article about their 50th anniversary that appeared in the newspaper at The Atchison Daily Globe published in Atchison, Kansas, 20 October 1960 .14

     See the footnotes below for a link to his obituary that appeared in the newspaper The Atchison Daily Globe published in Atchison, Kansas, 27 July 1962.8
     In the obituary of Elizabeth H. McCoy who died 15 June 1965, her husband, Ralph McCoy was listed as predeceased.7
     In the obituary of Joan Louise Binkley who died 12 May 2019, her father, Ralph McCoy was listed as predeceased.15

Family

Elizabeth H. Baur b. 8 Oct 1892, d. 15 Jun 1965
Marriage*Ralph married Elizabeth Baur, at the Baur family home, on 26 October 1910 at Nortonville, Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S457] Family Search Pedigree Resource File -- 1283800-0421101185315 , Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files, unknown url; "This database is of questionable value. If no other sources are given for an event or relationship, consider it unreliable and subject to further research for verification"; cited as "Family Search Pedigree Resource File., FamilySearch Internet - Search -- Ralph H McCoy -- PED.mht; Ralph Henry Mc Coy Compact Disc #28 Pin #459149.
  2. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Ralph Henry McCoy
    Grave marker transcription:
    Ralph H. McCoy     Oct. 30, 1887 - July 27, 1962.
  3. [S73] Merrie Rue Smith, "Merrie Rue Smith email," e-mail message from unknown author e-mail (Garland, TX) to Rick Moffat, Family Tree Maker's Genealogy Site Genealogy Report Descendants of Ezekiel J_ Jackson, Sr -- Rhoda A Jackson Jr.mht. Hereinafter cited as "Merrie Rue Smith email."
  4. [S12592] William H. McCoy household, 20 Jun 1900 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Nortonville, Norton, Jefferson, Kansas; Page: 14; Enumeration District: 0074; FH; Family: 310, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [S10978] Ralph McCoy household, 03 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Nortonville, Norton, Jefferson, Kansas; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 8, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  6. [S10987] Ralph McCoy household, 22 Apr 1940 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Nortonville, Norton, Jefferson, Kansas; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 44-9, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: M-T0627-01236.
  7. [S10977] The Nortonville News: Elizabeth McCoy, The Winchester Star, Winchester, Kansas, 18 Jun 1965, Page 5, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Elizabeth McCoy nee Baur. Hereinafter cited as Winchester Star.
  8. [S10982] McCoy Rites on Sunday, The Atchison Daily Globe, Atchison, Kansas, 27 Jul 1962, Page 2, column 5 & 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Ralph McCoy obituary. Hereinafter cited as Atchison Daily Globe.
  9. [S10980] Lane Itetms, The Nortonville News, Nortonville, Kansas, 14 Oct 1910, Page 4, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding Invitations Sent: McCoy-Baur. Hereinafter cited as Nortonville News.
  10. [S10979] Hymeneal, The Nortonville News, Nortonville, Kansas, 28 Oct 1910, Page 4, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: McCoy--Baur. Hereinafter cited as Nortonville News.
  11. [S12593] Obituary — McCoy, The Valley Falls Vindicator, Valley Falls, Kansas, 30 Sep 1921, Page 2, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Carl McCoy (Aged 39). Hereinafter cited as Valley Falls Vindicator.
  12. [S12590] William H. McCoy, The Valley Falls Vindicator, Valley Falls, Kansas, 18 Jan 1924, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William H. McCoy. Hereinafter cited as Valley Falls Vindicator.
  13. [S12596] Mrs. Ed Ellerman Dies At Topeka, Atchison Daily Globe, Atchison, Kansas, 19 Aug 1954, Page 8, column 2 viewed at Newspaper Archive, Obituary: Ether Ellerman nee McCoy. Hereinafter cited as Atchison Daily Globe.
  14. [S10988] Anniversary, Atchison Daily Globe, Atchison, Kansas, 20 Oct 1960, Page 12, column 2 viewed at Newspaper Archive, 50th Anniversary: Mr. and Mrs. Ralph McCoy. Hereinafter cited as Atchison Daily Globe.
  15. [S10992] Obituary for Joan Louise Binkley, Kevin Brennan Family Funeral Home, Topeka, Kansas, abiout 13 May 2019 viewed at Kevin Brennan Family Funeral Home, Obituary: Joan Louise Binkley née McCoy. Hereinafter cited as Kevin Brennan Family Funeral Home.
  16. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Elizabeth McCoy née Baur.
  17. [S8430] Unknown spouses' names marriage, in U.S., Presbyterian Church Records, 1701-1970, unknown manuscript info, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah, USA, Vivian Estalene Wells; baptized 21 Apr 1946, Presbyterian Church, Nortonville, Kansas, USA; Parents: Ralph McCoy & Elizabeth McCoy. Hereinafter cited as U.S., Presbyterian Church Records, 1701-1970.
  18. [S283] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Name: Marian Marguerite McCoy. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.
  19. [S10986] Unknown article title, St. Joseph News-Press, St. Joseph, Missouri, 15 May 1955, Page 29, column 6 to 8 viewed at Newspapers.com, Marriage: McCoy - Binkley. Hereinafter cited as St. Joseph News-Press.

Fred H. McCoy1,2,3,4

M, #12405, b. 11 April 1890, d. 1969
Father*William Henry McCoy1,4 b. 29 Dec 1850, d. 12 Jan 1924
Mother*Rhoda Ann Jackson1,4 b. 18 Nov 1857, d. 8 Nov 1941
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited8 Apr 2022
     He was born on 11 April 1890 at Kansas, USA.3,4 Fred married Melissa Taliaferro.5
     He died in 1969 at Nortonville, Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.3      Fred H. McCoy was buried at Nortonville Cemetery, Nortonville, Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.3
     Fred H. appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Nortonville, Norton Twp., Jefferson County, Kansas in the household of his parents, William H. McCoy and Rhonda A. McCoy, and he was listed as at school.4
     In the obituary of Carl McCoy who died 23 September 1921, his brother, Fred McCoy of Nortonville, was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of William H. McCoy who died 12 January 1924, his son, Fred McCoy of Nortonville, was listed as a survivor.7
     Fred McCoy was a pallbearer in the funeral of his father, William Henry McCoy.7
     In the obituary of Ethel Ellerman who died 18 August 1954, her brother, Fred McCoy, of Nortonville, was listed as a survivor.8
     In the obituary of Ralph McCoy who died 27 July 1962, his brother, Fred McCoy, was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of Jessie Stafford who died 20 April 1965, her brother, Fred McCoy, of Nortonville, was listed as a survivor.10

Family

Melissa Taliaferro b. 4 May 1893, d. 25 Mar 1986
Marriage*Fred married Melissa Taliaferro.5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S73] Merrie Rue Smith, "Merrie Rue Smith email," e-mail message from unknown author e-mail (Garland, TX) to Rick Moffat, Family Tree Maker's Genealogy Site Genealogy Report Descendants of Ezekiel J_ Jackson, Sr -- Rhoda A Jackson Jr.mht. Hereinafter cited as "Merrie Rue Smith email."
  2. [S457] Family Search Pedigree Resource File -- 1283800-0421101185315 , Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files, unknown url; "This database is of questionable value. If no other sources are given for an event or relationship, consider it unreliable and subject to further research for verification"; cited as "Family Search Pedigree Resource File., FamilySearch Internet - Search -- Fred H McCoy -- PED.mht; Fred H. Mc Coy Compact Disc #28 Pin #459150.
  3. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Fred H. McCoy
    Grave marker transcription:
    McCOY
    Melissa T.     1893 - 1986
    Fred H.     1890 - 1969.
  4. [S12592] William H. McCoy household, 20 Jun 1900 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Nortonville, Norton, Jefferson, Kansas; Page: 14; Enumeration District: 0074; FH; Family: 310, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Melissa McCoy née Taliaferro
    Grave marker transcription:
    McCOY
    Melissa T.     1893 - 1986
    Fred H.     1890 - 1969.
  6. [S12593] Obituary — McCoy, The Valley Falls Vindicator, Valley Falls, Kansas, 30 Sep 1921, Page 2, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Carl McCoy (Aged 39). Hereinafter cited as Valley Falls Vindicator.
  7. [S12590] William H. McCoy, The Valley Falls Vindicator, Valley Falls, Kansas, 18 Jan 1924, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William H. McCoy. Hereinafter cited as Valley Falls Vindicator.
  8. [S12596] Mrs. Ed Ellerman Dies At Topeka, Atchison Daily Globe, Atchison, Kansas, 19 Aug 1954, Page 8, column 2 viewed at Newspaper Archive, Obituary: Ether Ellerman nee McCoy. Hereinafter cited as Atchison Daily Globe.
  9. [S10982] McCoy Rites on Sunday, The Atchison Daily Globe, Atchison, Kansas, 27 Jul 1962, Page 2, column 5 & 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Ralph McCoy obituary. Hereinafter cited as Atchison Daily Globe.
  10. [S12594] (no title), The Winchester Star, Winchester, Kansas, 30 Apr 1965, Page 8, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Funeral: Jessie Stafford nee McCoy (Aged 68) part 1 and Funeral: Jessie Stafford nee McCoy (Aged 68) part 2. Hereinafter cited as Winchester Star.
  11. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Douglas Charles McCoy
    Grave marker transcription:
    McCoy
    Douglas C.     1914 - 1978.

Margaret Jesse McCoy1,2

F, #12406, b. 9 April 1897, d. 20 April 1965
Father*William Henry McCoy3,4 b. 29 Dec 1850, d. 12 Jan 1924
Mother*Rhoda Ann Jackson3,4 b. 18 Nov 1857, d. 8 Nov 1941
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited10 Jul 2022
     She was born on 9 April 1897, on the family farm northeast of Valley Falls, at Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.3,5,4 Margaret married John Melvin Stafford on 29 December 1915 at Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.6,5
     She died on 20 April 1965 at Stormont - Vail Hospital, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA, at age 68.3,5,7
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survived by her husband, Melvin Stafford. Survivor(s): Harold Stafford and Fred McCoy.7      Margaret Jesse McCoy was buried on 22 April 1965 at Valley Falls (Rose Hill) Cemetery, Valley Falls, Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.3,5
     She was commonly known as Jessie.5

Margret appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Nortonville, Norton Twp., Jefferson County, Kansas in the household of her parents, William H. McCoy and Rhonda A. McCoy.8
     In the obituary of Carl McCoy who died 23 September 1921, his sister, Mrs. Melvin Stafford of Valley Falls, was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of William H. McCoy who died 12 January 1924, his daughter, Mrs. Melvin Stafford of Valley Falls, was listed as a survivor.10
     In the obituary of Ethel Ellerman who died 18 August 1954, her sister, Jessie Stafford, of Valley Falls, was listed as a survivor.11
     In the obituary of Ralph McCoy who died 27 July 1962, his sister, Mrs. Melvin Stafford, of Valley Falls, was listed as a survivor.12
     In the obituary of Harold Eugene Stafford who died 14 January 2002, his parent(s), Margaret Jesse McCoy and John Melvin Stafford were listed or implied as predeceased.13

Family

John Melvin Stafford b. 9 Jul 1892, d. 22 Oct 1978
Marriage*Margaret married John Melvin Stafford on 29 December 1915 at Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.6,5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S457] Family Search Pedigree Resource File -- 1283800-0421101185315 , Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files, unknown url; "This database is of questionable value. If no other sources are given for an event or relationship, consider it unreliable and subject to further research for verification"; cited as "Family Search Pedigree Resource File., FamilySearch Internet - Search -- Margaret J McCoy -- PED.mht; Margaret Jesse Mc Coy Compact Disc #28 Pin #459164.
  2. [S73] Merrie Rue Smith, "Merrie Rue Smith email," e-mail message from unknown author e-mail (Garland, TX) to Rick Moffat, Family Tree Maker's Genealogy Site Genealogy Report Descendants of Ezekiel J_ Jackson, Sr -- Rhoda A Jackson Jr.mht. Hereinafter cited as "Merrie Rue Smith email."
  3. [S457] "Family Search Pedigree Resource File", online unknown url: Margaret Jesse Mc Coy Compact Disc #28 Pin #459164.
  4. [S12591] John McCoy household, 30 July 1870 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Columbus Post Office, Brown, Franklin, Ohio; Page: 18 & 19; Family: 141, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Jessie Stafford née McCoy
    Grave marker transcription:
    STAFFORD
    J. Melvin     1892 - 1978
    M. Jessie     1897 - 1965.
  6. [S457] "Family Search Pedigree Resource File", online unknown url: Spouse: John Melvin Stafford Disc #28 Pin #459161 -- Marriage: Dec 1915 Place: ,Jefferson, Kansas; Margaret Jesse Mc Coy Compact Disc #28 Pin #459164.
  7. [S12594] (no title), The Winchester Star, Winchester, Kansas, 30 Apr 1965, Page 8, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Funeral: Jessie Stafford nee McCoy (Aged 68) part 1 and Funeral: Jessie Stafford nee McCoy (Aged 68) part 2. Hereinafter cited as Winchester Star.
  8. [S12592] William H. McCoy household, 20 Jun 1900 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Nortonville, Norton, Jefferson, Kansas; Page: 14; Enumeration District: 0074; FH; Family: 310, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  9. [S12593] Obituary — McCoy, The Valley Falls Vindicator, Valley Falls, Kansas, 30 Sep 1921, Page 2, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Carl McCoy (Aged 39). Hereinafter cited as Valley Falls Vindicator.
  10. [S12590] William H. McCoy, The Valley Falls Vindicator, Valley Falls, Kansas, 18 Jan 1924, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William H. McCoy. Hereinafter cited as Valley Falls Vindicator.
  11. [S12596] Mrs. Ed Ellerman Dies At Topeka, Atchison Daily Globe, Atchison, Kansas, 19 Aug 1954, Page 8, column 2 viewed at Newspaper Archive, Obituary: Ether Ellerman nee McCoy. Hereinafter cited as Atchison Daily Globe.
  12. [S10982] McCoy Rites on Sunday, The Atchison Daily Globe, Atchison, Kansas, 27 Jul 1962, Page 2, column 5 & 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Ralph McCoy obituary. Hereinafter cited as Atchison Daily Globe.
  13. [S4162] Obit - Stafford, H E, online http://cjonline.com/stories/011602/obn_stafford.shtml, Obituary: Harold Eugene Stafford. Hereinafter cited as Obit - Stafford, H E.
  14. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Harold Eugene Stafford
    Grave marker transcription:
    Harold E. Stafford
    US Navy World War II
    Mar 17, 1920 - Jan 14, 2002.

John Melvin Stafford1,2,3

M, #12407, b. 9 July 1892, d. 22 October 1978
Last Edited8 Apr 2022
     He was born on 9 July 1892 at Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.4,3 John married Margaret Jesse McCoy on 29 December 1915 at Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.5,6
     He died on 22 October 1978 at Valley Falls, Jefferson County, Kansas, USA, at age 86.4,3      John Melvin Stafford was buried at Valley Falls (Rose Hill) Cemetery, Valley Falls, Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.4,3
     He was commonly known as Melvin.6
     Melvin Stafford was a pallbearer in the funeral of his father-in-law, William Henry McCoy.7
     In the obituary of Jessie Stafford who died 20 April 1965, her husband, Melvin Stafford, of Valley Falls, was listed as a survivor.8
     In the obituary of Harold Eugene Stafford who died 14 January 2002, his parent(s), Margaret Jesse McCoy and John Melvin Stafford were listed or implied as predeceased.9

Family

Margaret Jesse McCoy b. 9 Apr 1897, d. 20 Apr 1965
Marriage*John married Margaret Jesse McCoy on 29 December 1915 at Jefferson County, Kansas, USA.5,6 
Child

Citations

  1. [S906] Donna J Skidmore Barlow, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi, unknown author (unknown location).
  2. [S457] Family Search Pedigree Resource File -- 1283800-0421101185315 , Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files, unknown url; "This database is of questionable value. If no other sources are given for an event or relationship, consider it unreliable and subject to further research for verification"; cited as "Family Search Pedigree Resource File., FamilySearch Internet - Search -- John M Stafford -- PED.mht; John Melvin Stafford Compact Disc #28 Pin #459161.
  3. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., John Melvin Stafford
    Grave marker transcription:
    STAFFORD
    J. Melvin     1892 - 1978
    M. Jessie     1897 - 1965.
  4. [S457] "Family Search Pedigree Resource File", online unknown url: John Melvin Stafford Compact Disc #28 Pin #459161.
  5. [S457] "Family Search Pedigree Resource File", online unknown url: Spouse: John Melvin Stafford Disc #28 Pin #459161 -- Marriage: Dec 1915 Place: ,Jefferson, Kansas; Margaret Jesse Mc Coy Compact Disc #28 Pin #459164.
  6. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Jessie Stafford née McCoy
    Grave marker transcription:
    STAFFORD
    J. Melvin     1892 - 1978
    M. Jessie     1897 - 1965.
  7. [S12590] William H. McCoy, The Valley Falls Vindicator, Valley Falls, Kansas, 18 Jan 1924, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William H. McCoy. Hereinafter cited as Valley Falls Vindicator.
  8. [S12594] (no title), The Winchester Star, Winchester, Kansas, 30 Apr 1965, Page 8, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Funeral: Jessie Stafford nee McCoy (Aged 68) part 1 and Funeral: Jessie Stafford nee McCoy (Aged 68) part 2. Hereinafter cited as Winchester Star.
  9. [S4162] Obit - Stafford, H E, online http://cjonline.com/stories/011602/obn_stafford.shtml, Obituary: Harold Eugene Stafford. Hereinafter cited as Obit - Stafford, H E.
  10. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Harold Eugene Stafford
    Grave marker transcription:
    Harold E. Stafford
    US Navy World War II
    Mar 17, 1920 - Jan 14, 2002.

Alice Eva Nowlin1,2,3,4

F, #12408, b. 25 April 1895, d. 12 February 1982
Father*Cortez Dewey Nowlin5,6,3 b. 28 Jul 1870, d. 10 May 1931
Mother*Minnie Belle Jump5,6,3 b. 5 Mar 1875, d. 13 May 1954
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited9 Feb 2017
     She was born on 25 April 1895 at Macon, Austin Twp., Macon County, Illinois, USA.5,7,8,9,10,11,12 Alice married Cecil Andrew Wilson on 12 October 1915 at Maroa, Maroa Twp., Macon County, Illinois, USA.13,14,8,15,11,12
     She died on 12 February 1982 at Maroa, Maroa Twp., Macon County, Illinois, USA, at age 86.6,10      Alice Eva Nowlin was buried at Friends Creek Cemetery, Argenta, Macon County, Illinois, USA.16,10

Census Data

     Alice Eva appeared on the 1900 Federal Census Austin Twp., Macon County, Illinois in the household of her parents, Cortez D. Nowlin and Minnie B. Nowlin.17

Alice E appeared on the 1910 Federal Census Austin Twp., Macon County, Illinois in the household of her parents, Court D Nowlin and Minnie Nowlin.18
     Cecil A and Alice Wilson appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Friends Creek Twp., Macon County, Illinois, enumerated 12 January 1920, described as a farmer on a grain farm.12
     Cecil A and Alice Wilson appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Decatur, Decatur Twp., Macon County, Illinois, enumerated 12 April 1930, described as a salesman for a wholesale oil company. Their children: Dorothy, Helen and Robert W. (sic), were listed as living with them.8
     Cecil A and Alice E Wilson appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Decatur, Decatur Twp., Macon County, Illinois, enumerated 19 April 1940, described as a salesman of gasoline and oil. Their children: Robert E., Dorothy Jane and Helen, were listed as living with them. As well as his widowed mother, Rose Wilson.11
     An article about Bevins Jump's 83 birthday celebration published on 6 January 1922 at the newspaper the Decatur Herald referenced Mrs. Cecil Wilson, Bivens's granddaughter, a guest at the celebration.19

     In the obituary of Cortez Dewey Nowlin who died 10 May 1931, Cortez's daughter, Mrs. C A Wilson was listed as a survivor.20 She was one of the heirs to of the estate of Cortez D. Nowlin on 23 May 1931 at Decatur, Decatur Twp., Macon County, Illinois, USA.21
     An article about the wedding of Charles M Edwards to Dorothy Jane Wilson published on 22 June 1941 at the newspaper the Decatur Herald referenced the bride's mother, Mrs. C A Wilson.22

     An article about the wedding of Helen Maree Wilson and James Hilton Ring published on 29 September 1947 at the newspaper the Decatur Daily Review referenced Mrs. C A Wilson, mother of the bride.23

     In the obituary of Minnie Belle Jump who died 13 May 1954, Alice Eva Nowlin, was listed as a survivor.24

Family

Cecil Andrew Wilson b. 16 Jun 1894, d. 1 Dec 1965
Marriage*Alice married Cecil Andrew Wilson on 12 October 1915 at Maroa, Maroa Twp., Macon County, Illinois, USA.13,14,8,15,11,12 
Children

Citations

  1. [S372] Family Data Collection - Individual Records (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Individual Records., Alice Eva Nowlin; Birth: 25 April 1895-- Macon, Austin Twp, IL; Death: -- ; Spouse: ; Parents: Cortez Dewey Nowlin; Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Cortez Nowlin.mht.
  2. [S489] Rolf Wilson, "Wilson, Rolf - gencirlces info," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (unknown address) to Rick Moffat, Oct 29, 2002, I would like to give you some additions and corrections for "Alice Eva Nowlin", who was my grandmother. Various Nowlin publications list her middle name as "Eva". This is incorrect - her middle name was "E". Yes, the single letter "E". She also gave the same middle name to my father.; Email Oct 29, 2002.
  3. [S1876] Court D Nowlin household, 21 Apr 1910 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 101, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T624_308; Image: 160, Household Members: Name Age
    Court D Nowlin 39
    Minnie Nowlin 35
    Alice E Nowlin 14
    Gladys M Nowlin 9.
  4. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  5. [S372] "Family Data Collection - Individual Records", online Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page: Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Cortez Nowlin.mht.
  6. [S489] Rolf Wilson, "Wilson, Rolf - gencirlces info," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Oct 29, 2002, She died 12 Feb 1982, and is buried in Friends Creek Cemetery, Macon Co, IL; Email Oct 29, 2002.
  7. [S1462] Decatur Genealogical Society, compiler, Birth Index of Macon County, Illinois 1850-1900 (Decatur, Illinoiis: Decatur Genealogical Society, 1979), 1895 Nowlin,Alice E Reg 2, Page 402. Hereinafter cited as Birth Index of Macon County, Illinois.
  8. [S1466] Cecil A Wilson household, 12 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Decatur, Macon, Illinois; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 16, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 537; Image: 1060.0.
  9. [S1876] 21 Apr 1910 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 101.
  10. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Alice Eva Nowlin Wilson.
  11. [S6857] Cecil A Wilson household, Apr 19, 1940 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Decatur, Macon, Illinois; Page: 20A; Family: 502; Enumeration District: 58-24, Ancestry.com Roll: T627-844.
  12. [S6862] Cecil A Wilson household, Jan 12, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 151, Ancestry.com Roll: T625-385; Image: 251.
  13. [S489] Rolf Wilson, "Wilson, Rolf - gencirlces info," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Oct 29, 2002, She married Cecil Andrew Wilson... on 12 Oct 1915; Email Oct 29, 2002.
  14. [S1465] Decatur, Illinois, 1940 Historial Records Survey, compiler, Macon County Marriage Records 1911-1920 Volume VIII (Decatur, Illinoiis: Decatur Genealogical Society, 89), 1915 Cecil A Wilson - Alice E Nowlin Oct 12 R.L. Fletcher M.G. Book G Page 115. Hereinafter cited as MCMR Vol VIII.
  15. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Cecil A Wilson
    Grave marker transcription:
    WILSON
    Alice E      1895 - 1982
    Cecil A      1894 - 1965.
  16. [S489] Rolf Wilson, "Wilson, Rolf - gencirlces info," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Oct 29, 2002, She died 12 Feb 1982, and is buried in Friends Creek Cemetery, Macon Co, IL.
  17. [S4151] Cortez D Nowlin household, June 4, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Austin, Macon, Illinois; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0044, Ancestry.com Roll: 323; FHL microfilm: 1240323.
  18. [S1876] 21 Apr 1910 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 101, Court D Nowlin household.
  19. [S6812] B. T. Jump 63 Years Old, The Decatur Herald, Decatur, Illinois, Jan 6, 1922, Page 8, columns 5 & 6 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Herald.
  20. [S6811] C. D. Nowlin of Maroa Succumbs, The Decatur Herald, Decatur, Illinois, May 11, 1931, Page 4, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Herald.
  21. [S5372] Two Wills Filed For Probate Saturday, Decatur Herald, Decatur, Illinois, May 24, 1931, page 3, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Herald.
  22. [S6860] Miss Wilson Weds, 4:30, The Decatur Herald, Decatur, Illinois, June 22, 1941, Page 16, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Herald.
  23. [S6861] Helen Wilson Is Bride Sunday, The Decatur Daily Review, Decatur, Illinois, Sep 29, 1947, Page 20, columns 3 to 6 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Daily Review.
  24. [S5371] Mrs. Cortez Nowlin, Maroa, Dies at 79, Decatur Herald, Decatur, Illinois, May 14, 1954, page 19, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Minnie Belle Nowlin née Jump. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Herald.
  25. [S914] Carrie E. Bodensteiner, online http://www.gencircles.com/users/bodenst/2/, unknown author (Gencirlces), downloaded viewed Nov. 27, 2004, Dorothy Jane Wilson
    Birth: Private
    Death: Private
    Sex: F
    Father: Cecil Andrew Wilson b. 1894
    Mother: Alice E. Nowlin b. 1895.
  26. [S1466] 12 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Decatur, Macon, Illinois; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 16, Household Members: Name Age
    Cecil A Wilson 35
    Alice Wilson 34
    Dorothy Wilson 9
    Robert W Wilson 7
    Helen Wilson 5.
  27. [S489] Rolf Wilson, "Wilson, Rolf - gencirlces info," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Oct 29, 2002, Various Nowlin publications list her middle name as "Eva". This is incorrect - her middle name was "E". Yes, the single letter "E". She also gave the same middle name to my father; Email Oct 29, 2002.
  28. [S914] Carrie E. Bodensteiner, viewed Nov. 27, 2004, Robert E. Wilson
    Birth: 1923
    Death: 1972
    Sex: M
    Father: Cecil Andrew Wilson b. 1894
    Mother: Alice E. Nowlin b. 1895
    Reference: DFA-4559.
  29. [S914] Carrie E. Bodensteiner, viewed Nov. 27, 2004, Helen Maree Wilson
    Birth: Private
    Death: Private
    Sex: F
    Father: Cecil Andrew Wilson b. 1894
    Mother: Alice E. Nowlin b. 1895.

Laura Long1,2

F, #12409
Last Edited28 Apr 2013
     Laura married Alvin Elmer Emery before 1907.2

Family

Alvin Elmer Emery b. 27 Jun 1881, d. 9 Jul 1913
Child

Citations

  1. [S372] Family Data Collection - Individual Records (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Individual Records., Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Eleanore E Nowlin.mht.
  2. [S372] "Family Data Collection - Individual Records", online Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page: Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Alvin E Emery.mht.
  3. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Thomas Robert Rinehart1,2

M, #12410, b. 1872, d. 1955
Last Edited27 Apr 2022
     He was born in 1872 at Illinois, USA.3,4 Alternatively, he may have been born circa 1874 at Indiana, USA, since he was age 36 in 1910 census.5 Thomas married Ida May Emery circa 1906, since they had been married 4 years at the time of the 1910 census.1,6,5
     He died in 1955.3      Thomas Robert Rinehart was buried at Bethel Ridge Cemetery, Atwater, Macoupin County, Illinois, USA.3

Census Data

     Thomas Robert and Ida May Emery appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Laenna Twp., Logan County, Illinois, enumerated 20 April 1910, described as a farmer.5
     Thomas R. Rinehart appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Shaws Point Twp., Macoupin County, Illinois, enumerated 22 January 1920, described as a farmer. His son, Clarence H., was listed as living with him.4
     In the obituary of Mary (sic) Rinehart who died 12 February 1919, Mary's husband, Thomas B. Rinehart was listed as a survivor.7

Family

Ida May Emery b. 22 Jan 1884, d. 12 Feb 1919
Marriage*Thomas married Ida May Emery circa 1906, since they had been married 4 years at the time of the 1910 census.1,6,5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S746] Family Data Collection - Marriages (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Marriages; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Marriages., Emery, Ida May; Spouse: Rinehart, Thomas Robert -- No Other Data.
  2. [S4129] Thonas R Rinehart household, 20 Apr 1910 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Laenna, Logan, Illinois; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0066, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T624_304; FHL microfilm: 1374317., Thomas R Rinehart household.
  3. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  4. [S12679] Thomas R. Rinehart household, 22 Jan 1920 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Shaws Point, Macoupin, Illinois; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 160, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [S4129] 20 Apr 1910 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Laenna, Logan, Illinois; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0066.
  6. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  7. [S5545] Mary Rinehart Dies Wednesday, The Decatur Herald, Decatur, Illinois, Feb 13, 1919, Page 3, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Mary Rinehart nee Emery. Hereinafter cited as The Decatur Herald.
  8. [S372] Family Data Collection - Individual Records (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Individual Records., Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Ida M Emery.mht.

William Galloway1

M, #12411
Last Edited3 Sep 2015
     William married Katie Louise Emery on 6 October 1916.1,2,3,4,5
     His name was also recorded as Will C Galloway.6,7
     In the obituary of Katie Galloway who died 27 August 1917, her husband, William Galloway was listed as a survivor.5

Family

Katie Louise Emery b. 4 Dec 1892, d. 27 Aug 1917
Child

Citations

  1. [S372] Family Data Collection - Individual Records (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Individual Records., Katie Louise Emery; Birth: 4 December 1892-- Macon, Austin Twp, IL; Death:27 August 1917 -- ; Spouse: William Galloway ; Parents: Clarence Foster Emery, Eleanore Elizabeth Nowlin; Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Eleanore E Nowlin.mht.
  2. [S3254] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947 , Ancestry.com, Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947; ""Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916–1947." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2010. Index entries derived from digital copies of original records."; cited as "IL Deaths & Stillbirths., Name: Katie Louise Galloway
    [Katie Louise Emery].
  3. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  4. [S3254] "IL Deaths & Stillbirths", online Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947: Name: Charles Williams (sic) Galloway.
  5. [S5549] Austin Township Woman, 25, Dies, The Decatur Herald, Decatur, Illinois, Aug 29, 1917, Page 8, columns 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Katie Galloway nee Emery. Hereinafter cited as The Decatur Herald.
  6. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  7. [S3254] "IL Deaths & Stillbirths", online Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947: Name: Charles Williams Galloway.

Lena Josephine Rinehart1,2,3

F, #12412, b. 14 June 1894, d. 21 August 1983
Last Edited17 Jun 2019
     She was born on 14 June 1894 at Ingraham, Cook County, Illinois, USA.2,3 Lena married Lawrence Edward Emery on 10 October 1914 at Newton, Jasper County, Illinois, USA.4,5,3
     She died on 21 August 1983 at Carlinville, Macoupin County, Illinois, USA, at age 89.6,7      Lena Josephine Rinehart was buried at Bethel Ridge Cemetery, Atwater, Macoupin County, Illinois, USA.3,2
     The following biographical information appeared at a Find A Grave memorial page, originally published, 7 July 2010:
Lena was born in Ingerham, IL. and is the daughter of Jacob George Rinehart and Flora Catherine Eckart. Lena married Lawrence Edward Emery, October 10, 1914 in Newton, IL.

They farmed in the Maroa, Il area until purchasing farm land near Atwater, IL and moving there about 1922.

Lena and Lawrence had five children, Scott, Orville, Oscar, Paul and Virginia.
After retiring from farming, the couple moved to Carlinville, IL. Lena kept many scrapbooks of family weddings, funeral clippings, etc. She enjoyed making quilts for her children and grandchildren. She had a frog collection and also liked cactus plants. She always enjoyed visiting with her children and grandchildren and very interested in the future.

Lena's sibblings: Fronia, who died as an infant; Celestia Rinehart McKinney; Henry Rinehart.

Lena's parents are buried in Smith Cemetery, southeast of Sailor Springs, IL.7

     In the obituary of Paul Raymond Emery who died 26 August 2010, his wife, the former Lena Josephine Rinehart, was listed as predeceased.8,9

Family

Lawrence Edward Emery b. 2 Jun 1889, d. 29 Jan 1951
Children

Citations

  1. [S372] Family Data Collection - Individual Records (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Individual Records., Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Eleanore E Nowlin.mht.
  2. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  3. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  4. [S746] Family Data Collection - Marriages (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Marriages; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Marriages., Emery, Lawrence Edward; Spouse: Rinehart, Lena -- No Other Data.
  5. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  6. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Lena J. Emery
    http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  7. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Lena Josephine Rinehart Emery
    http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  8. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Paul Raymond Emery
    http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  9. [S4131] Paul Raymond Emery, State Journal-Register, Springfield, IL, Aug 27, 2010 viewed at www.legacy.com, Obituary: Paul Raymond Emery. Hereinafter cited as State Journal-Register.
  10. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Lawrence Edward "Slim" Emery
    http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  11. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Lena Josephine Rinehart Emery
    http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Jessie May Heft1,2

F, #12413, b. 16 July 1886, d. 26 September 1953
Last Edited23 Mar 2021
     She was born on 16 July 1886 at Austin Twp., Macon County, Illinois, USA.3,2 Jessie married Louis Levi Emery on 24 January 1907 at Austin Twp., Macon County, Illinois, USA.4,2,5
     She died on 26 September 1953 at Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA, at age 67.6      Jessie May Heft was buried at Harristown Cemetery, Harristown, Macon County, Illinois, USA.7,8

Census Data

     Louis L. and Jessie M. Emery appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Austin Twp., Macon County, Illinois, at Austin, Macon, enumerated 29 April 1930 Their children: Lauren V., Reva E. and Wilna E., were listed as living with them.2
     An article about an early automobile trip by Silas Nowlin published on 30 September 1905 at the newspaper the Decatur Herald referenced Jessie May Heft, Silas's nephew Louis' future wife, accompanying him on the trip.9

     The following article appeared in the Decatur, Illinois Decatur Daily Review, 14 May 1943 :
Maroa Girl Engaged
     Mr. and Mrs. Louis Emery of route 1. Maroa, announce the engagement of their daughter Wilna Evelyn to Corporal Everett M. Streenz, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. Streenz of Blomington. Both were with the State Farm Mutual company in Bloomington for two years. Miss Emery is now with the Caterpillar company in Decatur, and Corporal Streenz is at Camp Stewart, Ga.10

     In the obituary of Louis L. Emery who died 10 August 1948, his wife, the former Jessie Heft was listed as a survivor.5 She witnessed the marriage of Reva E. Emery and John William Culp on 10 June 1955 at Mount Pulaski Methodist Church, Mount Pulaski, Logan County, Illinois, USA.11,12
     In the obituary of Reva E. Culp who died 4 October 2010, his wife, the former Jessie Heft, was listed as predeceased.13

Family

Louis Levi Emery b. 18 Sep 1882, d. 10 Aug 1948
Marriage*Jessie married Louis Levi Emery on 24 January 1907 at Austin Twp., Macon County, Illinois, USA.4,2,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S372] Family Data Collection - Individual Records (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Individual Records., Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Eleanore E Nowlin.mht.
  2. [S1400] Louis L Emery household, 29 Apr1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Austin, Macon, Illinois; Page: 6B; Enumeration District:, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 537; Image: 563.0.
  3. [S520] Pat Johnson's Family Genealogy, online www,ancestry.com, Name: Jessie Mae Heft; Sex: F; Birth: 16 JUL 1886 in Austin Twp,Macon Co,IL. Hereinafter cited as Pat Johnson's Family Genealogy.
  4. [S746] Family Data Collection - Marriages (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Marriages; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Marriages., Emery, Louis Levi; Spouse: Heft, Jessie May -- No Other Data.
  5. [S11069] Louis Emery, Austin Township Farmer, Dies, The Decatur Daily Review, Decatur, Illinois, 10 Aug 1948, Page 52, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Louis L. Emery (Aged 65). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Daily Review.
  6. [S520] Pat Johnson's Family Genealogy, online www,ancestry.com, Name: Jessie Mae Heft ; Death: 26 SEP 1953 in Springfield,Sangamon Co,IL.
  7. [S520] Pat Johnson's Family Genealogy, online www,ancestry.com, Name: Jessie Mae Heft; Burial: Harristown Cem,Harristown,Macon Co,IL.
  8. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  9. [S5393] Had a Pleasant Auto Trip, Decatur Herald, Decatur, Illinois, Sep 30, 1905, page 5, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Herald.
  10. [S11312] Maroa Girl Engaged, The Decatur Daily Review, Decatur, Illinois, 14 May 1943, Page 16, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Engagement: Emery-Streenz. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Daily Review.
  11. [S1401] Lymbo4y - Personal Famliy Tree, online www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Lymbo4y.
  12. [S5587] Emery - Culp, Decatur Hearld, Decatur, Illinois, 12 Jun 1955, Page 36, column 1, 2 & 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, The Decatur Herald for 1955 is no longer available in Newspapers.Com. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Hearld.
  13. [S11068] Obituaries - Macon County: Culp, Herald and Review, Decatur, Illinois, 07 Oct 2010, Page 27, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Reva E. Culp nee Emery, 1921-2010 (Aged 89). Hereinafter cited as Herald and Review.
  14. [S372] "Family Data Collection - Individual Records", online Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page: Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Louis L Emery.mht.
  15. [S520] Pat Johnson's Family Genealogy, online www,ancestry.com, Name: Lauren Emery; Death: 12 JAN 1975; Burial: Harristown Cem,Harristown,Macon,IL.
  16. [S1400] 29 Apr1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Austin, Macon, Illinois; Page: 6B; Enumeration District:, Household Members: Name Age
    Louis L Emery 47
    Jessie M Emery 43
    Lauren V Emery 21
    Reva E Emery 9
    Wilna E Emery 7.

Edith Amelia Erickson1,2

F, #12416, b. 19 October 1890, d. 7 July 1945
Last Edited3 Mar 2013
     She was born on 19 October 1890.2 Edith married Roy Emerson Applegate.3
     She died on 7 July 1945 at age 54.2      Edith Amelia Erickson was buried at Prairie Home Cemetery, Holdrege, Phelps County, Nebraska, USA.2

Family

Roy Emerson Applegate b. 11 Nov 1886, d. 3 Aug 1964

Citations

  1. [S372] Family Data Collection - Individual Records (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Individual Records., Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Emma J Nowlin.mht.
  2. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi Edith Amelia Erickson Applegate.
  3. [S746] Family Data Collection - Marriages (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Marriages; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Marriages., Applegate, Leroy Emerson; Spouse: Erickson, Edith Amelia -- No Other Data.

Frank W Peterson1,2

M, #12417, b. 9 September 1900, d. 19 September 1976
Last Edited16 Mar 2013
     He was born on 9 September 1900 at Holdrege, Phelps County, Nebraska, USA.2 Frank married Louise Blasdel Applegate.3,4,2
     He died on 19 September 1976 at Greeley, Weld County, Colorado, USA, at age 76.2      Frank W Peterson was buried at Linn Grove Cemetery, Greeley, Weld County, Colorado, USA.2

Family

Louise Blasdel Applegate b. 9 Feb 1903, d. 1 Mar 1981

Citations

  1. [S372] Family Data Collection - Individual Records (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Individual Records., Louise Blasdel Applegate; Birth: 9 February 1903-- , Holdredge, NE; Death:
    -- ; Spouse: Frank W Peterson; Parents: George Douglas Applegate, Emma Jane Nowlin; Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Emma J Nowlin.mht.
  2. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  3. [S746] Family Data Collection - Marriages (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Marriages; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Marriages., Applegate, Louise Blasdel; Spouse: Peterson, Frank W -- No Other Data.
  4. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

John Septimus Gepford1,2,3

M, #12418, b. 1 May 1873, d. 1 February 1934
Father*Frederick J Gepford4 b. 4 Dec 1841, d. 14 Dec 1922
Mother*Elizabeth S Weigle5 b. 12 Feb 1843, d. 2 Apr 1922
Last Edited8 Jun 2021
     He was born on 1 May 1873 at Decatur, Decatur Twp., Macon County, Illinois, USA.4,2,3,6,7 John married Jennie (?) circa 1899.6 John married Maude Ellis Applegate on 6 April 1908 at Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA.8,9,3,7
     He died on 1 February 1934 at Franklin County, Nebraska, USA, at age 60.10      John Septimus Gepford was buried at Prairie Home Cemetery, Holdrege, Phelps County, Nebraska, USA.10

Census Data

     John and Jennie Gepford appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Industry Twp., Phelps County, Nebraska, enumerated 28 June 1900, described as a farmer. They had been married for a year.6
     John S and Maud Gepford appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Industry Twp., Phelps County, Nebraska, enumerated 15 March 1920, described as having no occupation on a general farm, but I suspect the enumerator accidentally recorded "none" rather than "farmer" since he did ecord that he was farming on his "own account". Their children: Waunetta and Dorthy, were listed as living with them.7
     John S and Maude E . Gepford appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Loomis, Laird Twp., Phelps County, Nebraska, enumerated 21 April 1930, described as a farmer on a general farm and she was listed as the proprietor of a restaurant. Their children: Darhty J and Jack E, were listed as living with them.3
     John Septimus Gepford registered for the draft on 12 September 1918 at Holdrege, Phelps County, Nebraska, USA, at the age of 45. Giving his occupation as a farmer working for himself. He listed his next-of-kin/contact person as his wife, Maude Gepford.2

Family 1

Jennie (?) b. Feb 1885
Marriage*John married Jennie (?) circa 1899.6 

Family 2

Maude Ellis Applegate b. 26 Sep 1888, d. 6 Nov 1963
Marriage*John married Maude Ellis Applegate on 6 April 1908 at Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA.8,9,3,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S372] Family Data Collection - Individual Records (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Individual Records., Gepford, Emma Wauetta; Father: Gepford, John Septimus; Mother: Applegate, Maude Ellis; Birth Date: 8 March 1909 City: Holdredge; County: State: NE; Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Maude E Applegate.mht.
  2. [S4046] World War I Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, Name:      John Septimus Gepford (as shown by his signature - index is incorrect). Hereinafter cited as WWI Draft Registration.
  3. [S4100] John S Gepford household, 02 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Loomis, Laird, Phleps, Nebraska; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 12, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 1289; Image: 1053.0; FHL microfilm: 2341024.
  4. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., John S. Gepford
    Grave marker transcription:
    Gepford
    Father     Frederick J     Dec. 4, 1841 - Dec. 14, 1922
    Mother     Elizabeth S     Feb. 12, 1843 - Apr. 2, 1922
    John S.     May 1, 1873 - Feb 1. 1934.
  5. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: John S. Gepford
    Grave marker transcription:.
  6. [S6792] John Gepford household, June 28, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 148, Ancestry.com Roll: T623-936.
  7. [S6794] John S Gepford household, Mar 15, 1920; reflecting status on January 1, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 224, Ancestry.com Roll: T625-999.
  8. [S372] "Family Data Collection - Individual Records", online Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page: Maude Ellis Applegate; Birth: 26 September 1888-- , Macon, IL; Death: 6 November 1963 -- Mountain Home, ID; Spouse: John Septimus Gepford; Parents: George Douglas Applegate, Emma Jane Nowlin; Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Emma J Nowlin.mht.
  9. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Maude Ellis Applegate Gepford
    Grave marker transcription:
    Gepford
    Father     Frederick J     Dec. 4, 1841 - Dec. 14, 1922
    Mother     Elizabeth S     Feb. 12, 1843 - Apr. 2, 1922
    John S.     May 1, 1873 - Feb 1. 1934.
  10. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi John S Gepford.
  11. [S719] Family Data Collection -- Deaths (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection -- Deaths; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection -- Deaths., Gepford, Emma Wauetta; Death Date: 7 October 1955 -- No Other Data.
  12. [S283] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Dorothy Gepford Lucas. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.
  13. [S660] Idaho, Death Index, 1890-1964, online Idaho, Death Index, 1890-1964, Name:      Jack Earl Gepford. Hereinafter cited as Idaho, Death Index.

Ann Margaret Carson1,2

F, #12419, b. 12 August 1905
Father*G M Carson3
Mother*Mrs. G M Carson3
Last Edited9 Jun 2022
     She was born on 12 August 1905 at Bellflower, McLean County, Illinois, USA.4,5,6 Ann married Dr. Owen Wendel Emen Nowlin on 19 December 1925 at Bellflower, McLean County, Illinois, USA.7,8,4,9,5,10
     She was commonly known as Margaret Nowlin.4,5,6
     The following article appeared in the Decatur, Illinois Decatur Herald, 10 December 1925 :
Announce Engagement
The engagement and approaching marriage of Dr. Owen W. E. Nowlin, of Farmer City, ot Miss Anna Margaret Carson, of Belleflower, was made recently by the bride's parents. Mr. and Mrs. G. M. Carson. The date of the wedding has not been made known.

Dr. Nowlin is the son of Dr. Jont A. Nowlin who has been an osteopathic physician in Farmer City for more than 18 years. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois receiving a bachelor of science degree from that college and also graduated from the Physicians' and Surgeons' college of Chicago receiving his M.D. degree there. He has spent the past two years as an interne (sic) in the California hospital located at Los Angeles, Cal.

Miss Carson comes from a very prominent family in Belle flower. She is also a graduate of the U. of I. with the class of 1922.

The couple will probably locate in California following the wedding.3

     Owen W. and Margaret A. Nowlin appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Farmer City, Santa Anna Twp., DeWitt County, Illinois, enumerated 12 April 1930, a medical doctor working on his own account.11
     Owen and Margaret Nowlin appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Farmer City, Santa Anna Twp., DeWitt County, Illinois, enumerated 19 April 1940, described as a medical doctor in private practice. Their children: Patsy, were listed as living with them.6
     The following article appeared in the Decatur, Illinois Decatur Herald, 3 October 1942 :
Farmer City Doctor Called to U.S. Navy
Farmer City (staff)

Dr. Owen Nowlin will leave Monday fo San Diego, Calif., where he will serve as lietenant commander in the medical corps. He will assume his duties Oct. 12. Mrs. Nowlin will accompany him and after a visit of about three weeks in Los Angeles she will return here to live while her husband is in service.12

     In the obituary of Dr. Owen Wendel Emen Nowlin who died 10 April 1973, Owen's wife, Margaret Carson, was listed as a survivor.10
     In the obituary of Patricia Ann Fuller who died 25 March 2013, his wife, the former Margaret Carson, was listed as predeceased.13

Family

Dr. Owen Wendel Emen Nowlin b. 27 Sep 1900, d. 10 Apr 1973
Marriage*Ann married Dr. Owen Wendel Emen Nowlin on 19 December 1925 at Bellflower, McLean County, Illinois, USA.7,8,4,9,5,10 
Child

Citations

  1. [S372] Family Data Collection - Individual Records (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Individual Records., Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Jont A Nowlin.mht.
  2. [S330] John Kritz (Family Tree) by William "Bill" Kritz , Ancestry.com, John Kritz family tree by William Kritz; "This family tree author has not been active for a year or more (Jan 2021.) Verify information from this tree with primary or secondary sources before consisdering it reliable"; cited as "John Kritz (Family Tree)., Name: Margaret Ann CARSON -- no other data.
  3. [S6612] Announce Engagement, The Decatur Herald, Decatur, Illinois, Dec 10, 1925, Page 11, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Decatur Herald.
  4. [S1404] Owen Nowlin household, 12 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal census, Washington, DC, USA, Santa Ana, Dewitt, Illinois; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 14, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 509; Image: 964.0, Owen W Nowlin household.
  5. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Margaret Nowlin née Carson
    Grave marker transcription:
    Margaret Carson Nowlin     Aug. 12, 1905 - July 8, 2000.
  6. [S6616] Owen Nowlin household, Apr 19, 1940 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Farmer City, Santa Anna, Dewitt, Illinois; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 20-16; Family: 331, Ancestry.com Roll: T627_794.
  7. [S330] "John Kritz (Family Tree)", online John Kritz family tree by William Kritz: Name: Owen W. E. NOWLIN...Margaret Ann CARSON...Married: 19 Dec 1925.
  8. [S746] Family Data Collection - Marriages (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Marriages; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Marriages., Nowlin, Owen; Spouse: Carson, Ann Margaret -- No other data.
  9. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Dr Owen W.E. Nowlin
    Grave marker transcription:
    Owen W. E. Nowlin, M.D.     Sept. 27, 1900 - Apr. 10, 1973.
  10. [S6613] Former Farmer City doctor Nowlin dies, The Pantagraph, Bloomington, IL, Apr 12, 1973, Page 6, columns 1 & 2 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Pantagraph.
  11. [S1404] 12 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal census, Washington, DC, USA, Santa Ana, Dewitt, Illinois; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 14.
  12. [S5399] Farmer City Doctor Called to U.S. Navy, Decatur Herald, Decatur, Illinois, Oct 3, 1942, page 8, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, The Decatur Herald (Decatur, Illinois); 3 Oct 1942, Sat; page 8, column 3
    Farmer City Doctor Called to U.S. Navy
    Farmer City (staff). Hereinafter cited as Decatur Herald.
  13. [S4126] Patricia Ann Nowlin Fuller | 1932 - 2013 | Obituary, Shellhouse & Shellhouse-Rivers Funeral Home, Aiken, SC, about 26 Mar 2013, viewed on-line viewed at http://www.shellhousefuneralhome.com/, Patricia Ann Nowlin Fuller (March 1, 1932 - March 25, 2013). Hereinafter cited as Shellhouse & Shellhouse-Rivers Funeral Home.
  14. [S330] "John Kritz (Family Tree)", online John Kritz family tree by William Kritz.
  15. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Patricia Ann Fuller née Nowlin.
  16. [S6615] Farmer City, The Pantagraph, Bloomington, IL, Mar 7, 1932, Page 13, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Pantagraph.

Ralph N Curry1,2

M, #12420, b. 13 July 1892, d. 28 August 1947
Father*Albert Grant Curry3,4,2,5 b. Aug 1865, d. 30 Oct 1959
Mother*Martha Louisa Nowlin3,2,4,5 b. 5 Apr 1866, d. 17 Dec 1946
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited9 Mar 2021
     He was born on 13 July 1892 at Macon, Austin Twp., Macon County, Illinois, USA.3,4 Ralph married Alodia A Hutchison.6,5
     He died on 28 August 1947 at Hines Veterans Hosiptial, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA, at age 55. His death registration indicates he was an osteopath.3,1,2,7
     

Census Data

     Ralph appeared on the 1900 Federal Census Sheridan Twp., Phelps County, Nebraska in the household of his parents, Albert G. Curry and Martha Curry.4
     His name was also recorded as Ralph Everett Curry.3,4,5,7
     Dr. R. E. Curry attended the funeral of his uncle, Dr. J. A. Nowlin on 4 September 1928 at the newspaper, The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, USA.8
     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the Farmer City Journal published in Farmer City, Illinois 4 September 1947:
DR. RALPH CURRY FORMER RESIDENT DIES IN SYCAMORE (sic)
     Dr. and Mrs. Owen Nowlin, Dr. and Mrs. Wilfred Nowlin, and Mrs. Emma Nowlin attended the military funeral services for Dr. Ralph Everett Curry at Sycamore, Sunday afternoon.
     Dr. Curry died Thursday, Aug. 28 at the Hines Veterans hospital, where he had been, a patient the past two weeks. He had been in frail health for several months.
     Dr. Curry was associated with Dr. J. B. Nowlin in this city from 1914 to 1921. He moved from here to Sycamore where he and his family have resided since. He served in both World War I and II as First Lieutenant and Major.
     One daughter survives. His wife preceded him in death three years ago.7


     March 2017 Research notes:
Are Ralph N Curry and Ralph Everett Curry really the same individual?9

Family

Alodia A Hutchison d. c 1944
Marriage*Ralph married Alodia A Hutchison.6,5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S306] Illinois Statewide Death Index, 1916-1950 (Publisher: Illinois State Archives), Database of Illinois Death Certificates, 1916–1950, Illinois Statewide Death Index, 1916-1950 (search page); "Index only, copies may be order"; cited as "IL deaths., Curry, Ralph N.
  2. [S3254] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947 , Ancestry.com, Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947; ""Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916–1947." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2010. Index entries derived from digital copies of original records."; cited as "IL Deaths & Stillbirths., Name: Ralph N. Curry.
  3. [S372] Family Data Collection - Individual Records (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Individual Records: Search page; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Individual Records., Ralph Everett Curry; Birth: 13 July 1892-- , Macon, IL; Death: 28 August 1947 -- Chicago, IL; Spouse: ; Parents: Albert Grant Curry, Martha Louisa Nowlin; Ancestry_com - Gene Pool -- Individual -- Martha L Nowlin.mht.
  4. [S1387] Albert G Curry household, 27 & 28 Jun 1900 U.S. Federal census, Washington, DC, USA, Sheridan, Phelps, Nebraska; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 146, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Rill: T623 936.
  5. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Albert Grant Curry
    Grave marker transcription:
    CURRY
    Mother Martha L. 1866 - 1946
    Father Albert G. 1865 - 1959.
  6. [S746] Family Data Collection - Marriages (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Marriages; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Marriages., Curry, Ralph Everett; Spouse: Hutchinson, Agnes -- No Other Data.
  7. [S10730] Dr. Ralph Curry Former Resident Dies in Sycamore, Farmer City Journal, Farmer City, Illinois, 04 Sep 1947, Page 1, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Funeral: Ralph Everett CURRY. Hereinafter cited as Farmer City Journal.
  8. [S6611] Dr. J. A. Nowlin, The Pantagraph, Bloomington, IL, Sep 4, 1928, Page 2, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Pantagraph.
  9. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  10. [S4121] Ralph E Curry household, 18 Apr 1940 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Sycamore, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 19-7, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T627_793, Ralph E Curry household.