Nicodimas L Raymond1

M, #34361, b. 3 August 1805, d. 25 November 1885
Last Edited15 Nov 2019
     Nicodimas was born on 3 August 1805 in Stamford, Bennington County, Vermont, USA.2 Nicodimas married Eveline Marshall circa 1830.3,2 He died on 25 November 1885 in Kingston, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA, at age 80.1 Nicodimas L Raymond was buried in North Kingston Cemetery, Genoa, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.1
     His name was also recorded as Nicholas Raymond.4
     In the obituary of Laura Jane Raymond who died 14 December 1943, Laura's father, Nicholas Raymond was listed as predeceased.4

Family

Eveline Marshall b. 9 Jan 1809, d. 30 Mar 1890
Child

Citations

  1. [S4199] 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., Nicodemus L "N L" Raymond
    Grave marker transcription:
    Nicodimas L Raymond     Born Aug 3, 1805 - Died Nov 25, 1885
    Eveline His Wife     Born Jul 9, 1809 - Died Mar 30, 1890.
  2. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Eveline Raymond née Marshall
    Grave marker transcription:
    Nicodimas L Raymond     Born Aug 3, 1805 - Died Nov 25, 1885
    Eveline His Wife     Born Jul 9, 1809 - Died Mar 30, 1899*.

    [* Note the last digit of the year of her death is not a 0 or an 8 when compared with other examples on this stone. My best reading is 9, so 1899]
  3. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  4. [S7016] Mrs. McMurchy Dies Tuesday at Hospital, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Dec 15, 1943, Page 1, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.

Eveline Marshall1

F, #34362, b. 9 January 1809, d. 30 March 1890
Last Edited15 Nov 2019
     Eveline was born on 9 January 1809 in New York, USA.2 Eveline married Nicodimas L Raymond circa 1830.3,2 She died on 30 March 1890 in Illinois, USA, at age 81.2,4 Eveline Marshall was buried on 1 April 1890 in North Kingston Cemetery, Genoa, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.2,5,4
     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the True Republican published in Sycamore, Illinois 2 April 1890:
Kingston
...Mrs Raymond, over 80 years of age, died Sunday. The funeral services were held at the house on Tuesday, and the remains interred in the family plat (sic), North Kingston cemetery.4



     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the True Republican published in Sycamore, Illinois 9 April 1890:
Mrs. Raymond, widow of N. L. Raymond, deceased, died on Sunday, March 31 (sic); having been in poor health all winter. She was in her 81st year; she had always lived a quiet, kindly life, and was respected by all who knew her, and will be mourned by her family and a large circle of neighbors and friends, several of whom have known her for forty years past. Funeral services were held at the home place, now occupied by her son; they were conducted by Rev. Hull, of Kingston, and she was laid to rest beside her husband on Tuesday.5


Family

Nicodimas L Raymond b. 3 Aug 1805, d. 25 Nov 1885
Child

Citations

  1. [S4199] 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., Eveline Marshall Raymond
    Grave marker transcription:
    Nicodimas L Raymond     Born Aug 3, 1805 - Died Nov 25, 1885
    Eveline His Wife     Born Jan 9, 1809 - Died Mar 30, 1899*
    [* Note the last digit of the year of her death is not a 0 or an 8 when compared with other examples on this stone. My best reading is 9, so 1899].
  2. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Eveline Raymond née Marshall
    Grave marker transcription:
    Nicodimas L Raymond     Born Aug 3, 1805 - Died Nov 25, 1885
    Eveline His Wife     Born Jul 9, 1809 - Died Mar 30, 1899*.

    [* Note the last digit of the year of her death is not a 0 or an 8 when compared with other examples on this stone. My best reading is 9, so 1899]
  3. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  4. [S7091] Kingston, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, Apr 2, 1890, Page 4, column 1 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,, Mrs. Raymond. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  5. [S7090] Herbert, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, Apr 9, 1890, Page 4, column 1 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,, Mrs. Raymond. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.

Frank A McMurchy1

M, #34363, b. 21 August 1879, d. 4 April 1965
Father*Daniel H McMurchy2,3 b. 12 Jan 1843, d. 15 May 1929
Mother*Laura Jane Raymond2,3 b. 16 Feb 1854, d. 14 Dec 1943
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited18 May 2018
     Frank was born on 21 August 1879 in Illinois, USA.4,2,3 Alternatively, he was born in August 1880 in Illinois.5,6,7 Frank married Ada Sauer on 6 June 1923 in Ogle County, Illinois, USA.8,9,3,10,6,7 He died on 4 April 1965 at age 85.4 Frank A McMurchy was buried in St. Marys Cemetery, Oregon, Ogle County, Illinois, USA.4
     In the obituary of Daniel H McMurchy who died 15 May 1929, his son, Frank McMurchy of DeKalb (city), was listed as a survivor.11,12
     In the obituary of Laura Jane Raymond who died 14 December 1943, Laura's son, Frank McMurchy was listed as a survivor.13
     In the obituary of Ada Sauer who died 16 May 1944, Ada's husband, Frank McMurchy was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of Charles McMurchy who died 27 February 1959, Charles's brother, Frank McMurchy was listed as a survivor.14

Census Data

     Frank appeared on the 1880 Federal Census Malta Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois in the household of his parents, Daniel McMerchy and Laura Jane Raymond.2

Frank appeared on the 1900 Federal Census South Grove Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois in the household of his parents, Dan McMurchy and Jennie E McMurchy, listed as a farm laborer.5

Frank McMurchen (sic) and Ada McMurchen (sic) appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, at Ward 2, enumerated 8 April 1930, enumerated as labour in a dye specialties factory.6

Frank McMurchy and Ada McMurchy appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, enumerated 17 April 1940, enumerated as a General Laborer for an Agricultural Association.7

Family

Ada Sauer b. 10 Nov 1881, d. 16 May 1944
Marriage*Frank married Ada Sauer on 6 June 1923 in Ogle County, Illinois, USA.8,9,3,10,6,7 

Citations

  1. [S7020] Court House Notes, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Oct 31, 1935, Page 2, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  2. [S7012] Daniel McMurchy household, June 22, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Malta, De Kalb, Illinois; Page: 121B, Ancestry.com Roll: 202; Family History Film: 1254202; Enumeration District: 033; Image: 0486.
  3. [S7771] Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940 (Publisher: FamilySearch), Ancestry.com, Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940; "Original data: Marriage Records. Illinois Marriages. Images may not be included"; cited as "Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940., Frank Mcmurchy & Ada Sauer.
  4. [S4199] 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., Frank McMurchy
    Grave marker transcription:
    Frank (footstone) Aug. 21, 1879 - Apr. 4, 1965.
  5. [S7013] Dan McMurchy household, Jun 5, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, South Grove, De Kalb, Illinois; Page: 2B, Ancestry.com Roll: 297; Enumeration District: 0017; FHL microfilm: 1240297.
  6. [S8513] Frank McMurchen (sic) household, Apr 8, 1930 US Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, DeKalb, Dekalb, Illinois; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 12, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  7. [S8514] Frank McMurchy household, Apr 17, 1940 U.S. Census, Washington, DC, USA, DeKalb, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 19-15, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T627_793.
  8. [S7026] Personals, Dixon Evening Telegraph, Dixon, IL, Dec 16, 1943, Page 11, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Evening Telegraph.
  9. [S7027] Mrs. McMurchy Is Summoned Here Tuesday, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, May 17, 1944, Page 1, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Mrs. Frank McMurchy née Sauer. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  10. [S8511] Attended Funeral, Dixon Evening Telegraph, Dixon, IL, May 4, 1943, Page 10, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Attended Funeral of William Seiferman; this article gives names of relatives of Mrs. Frank McMurchy, inferring her maiden name was Sauer. Hereinafter cited as Evening Telegraph.
  11. [S7015] Death Takes A Pioneer Farmer of South Grove, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, May 16, 1929, Page 1, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Daniel McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  12. [S8003] Death Takes A Pioneer Farmer of South Grove, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, May 18, 1929, Page 1, column 2 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,, Obituary: Daniel H. McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  13. [S7016] Mrs. McMurchy Dies Tuesday at Hospital, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Dec 15, 1943, Page 1, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  14. [S7018] Charles McMurchy, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Feb 28, 1959, Page 2, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.

Evelyn J. McMurchy1

F, #34364, b. 3 October 1880, d. 10 October 1976
Father*Daniel H McMurchy2 b. 12 Jan 1843, d. 15 May 1929
Mother*Laura Jane Raymond2 b. 16 Feb 1854, d. 14 Dec 1943
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited17 Dec 2019
     Evelyn was born on 3 October 1880 in South Grove Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA, accordng to her obituary.3,1 Alternatively, she was born in October 1881 in Illinois, USA, according to the 1900 census.2 Evelyn married Lee Owen Clegg on 27 August 1906 in Indiana, USA.4,5,6,7,3 Evelyn J. McMurchy and Lee Owen Clegg were divorced.8 She died on 10 October 1976 in DeKalb County Health Center, DeKalb, Illinois, USA, at age 96.1
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Laverne Clegg. Predeceased: Lee Clegg.1 Evelyn J. McMurchy was buried on 12 October 1976 in South Grove Cemetery, South Grove Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.1
     Her name was also recorded as Eva J McMurchy according to the 1900 census.2
     In the obituary of Daniel H McMurchy who died 15 May 1929, his daughter, Eva Clegg of Chicago, was listed as a survivor.5,9
     In the obituary of Laura Jane Raymond who died 14 December 1943, Laura's daughter, Eva Clegg was listed as a survivor.10
     In the obituary of Charles McMurchy who died 27 February 1959, Charles's sister, Eva Clegg was listed as a survivor.11
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Daily Chronicle published in DeKalb, Illinois, 11 October 1976 .1

     In the obituary of Laverne Clegg who died 6 October 1985, his mother, the former Evelyn McMurchy was listed as predeceased.7

Census Data

     Eva J appeared on the 1900 Federal Census South Grove Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois in the household of her parents, Dan McMurchy and Jennie E McMurchy, listed as a teacher.2

Eva L. Clegg and Lee O Clegg appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, enumerated 18 April 1910, enumerated as a railroad conductor. Their son Laverne D. was listed as living with them.3

Eva L. Clegg appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, enumerated 26 April 1940, enumerated as a lodger in the household of Frank L & Dorothy Valadez. She was a comptometer operator for a steam rail road office.8

Family

Lee Owen Clegg b. 24 Dec 1881, d. 5 Mar 1946
Marriage*Evelyn married Lee Owen Clegg on 27 August 1906 in Indiana, USA.4,5,6,7,3 
Divorce* Evelyn J. McMurchy and Lee Owen Clegg were divorced.8 
Child

Citations

  1. [S10315] Obituaries: Evelyn J. Cleg, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, 11 Oct 1976, Page 12, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Evelyn J. Clegg née McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  2. [S7013] Dan McMurchy household, Jun 5, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, South Grove, De Kalb, Illinois; Page: 2B, Ancestry.com Roll: 297; Enumeration District: 0017; FHL microfilm: 1240297.
  3. [S10314] Lee O Clegg household, 18 Apr 1910 U.S. Census, unknown repository address, Page: 24; Enumeration District: 0220, US National Archives Roll: T624_242.
  4. [S7556] Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001 (Publisher: FamilySearch), unknown repository, Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001; "An ancestry.com database based upon one of the same name at FamilySearch, 2013. Marriage dates reflect the date and place of issue of the marriage license, not the actual wedding"; cited as "Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001., Lee Clegg & Eva Mcmurchy.
  5. [S7015] Death Takes A Pioneer Farmer of South Grove, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, May 16, 1929, Page 1, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Daniel McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  6. [S7024] Society Events, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Feb 27, 1933, Page 5, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Wedding: Beydler--McMurchy; continued. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  7. [S10313] Deaths: Laverne Clegg, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, 07 Oct 1985, Page 5, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Laverne Glegg. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  8. [S10362] Frank L. Valadez household, Apr 26, 1940 US Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Ward 48, Chicago, Illinois; Page: 23A; Enumeration District: 103-3104, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  9. [S8003] Death Takes A Pioneer Farmer of South Grove, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, May 18, 1929, Page 1, column 2 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,, Obituary: Daniel H. McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  10. [S7016] Mrs. McMurchy Dies Tuesday at Hospital, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Dec 15, 1943, Page 1, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  11. [S7018] Charles McMurchy, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Feb 28, 1959, Page 2, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.

Charles McMurchy1,2,3

M, #34365, b. 26 February 1884, d. 27 February 1959
Father*Daniel H McMurchy2,3 b. 12 Jan 1843, d. 15 May 1929
Mother*Laura Jane Raymond2,3 b. 16 Feb 1854, d. 14 Dec 1943
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Charles was born on 26 February 1884 in South Grove Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.1,2,3,4 He died on 27 February 1959 in DeKalb Public Hospital (Glidden Memorial Hospital), DeKalb, Illinois, USA, at age 75.1,3,4
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Frank McMurchy, Eva Clegg and LaVerne. Predeceased: Daniel McMurchy, Laura McMurchy and Jessie E McMurchy.3 Charles McMurchy was buried on 2 March 1959 in South Grove Cemetery, South Grove Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.1,3
     In the obituary of Daniel H McMurchy who died 15 May 1929, his son, Charles McMurchy living on the farm, was listed as a survivor.5,6
     In the obituary of Laura Jane Raymond who died 14 December 1943, Laura's son, Charles McMurchy was listed as a survivor.7

Census Data

     Charles appeared on the 1900 Federal Census South Grove Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois in the household of his parents, Dan McMurchy and Jennie E McMurchy, listed as a farm laborer.2

Citations

  1. [S4199] 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., Charles McMurchy
    Transcription (Footstone):
    Charles     1884 - 1959.
  2. [S7013] Dan McMurchy household, Jun 5, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, South Grove, De Kalb, Illinois; Page: 2B, Ancestry.com Roll: 297; Enumeration District: 0017; FHL microfilm: 1240297.
  3. [S7018] Charles McMurchy, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Feb 28, 1959, Page 2, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  4. [S7042] Charles McMurchy, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, Mar 3, 1959 viewed at http://obits.mirusresearch.com/,, Charles McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  5. [S7015] Death Takes A Pioneer Farmer of South Grove, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, May 16, 1929, Page 1, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Daniel McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  6. [S8003] Death Takes A Pioneer Farmer of South Grove, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, May 18, 1929, Page 1, column 2 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,, Obituary: Daniel H. McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  7. [S7016] Mrs. McMurchy Dies Tuesday at Hospital, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Dec 15, 1943, Page 1, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.

Jessie E McMurchy1

F, #34366, b. 1882, d. 1899
Father*Daniel H McMurchy1 b. 12 Jan 1843, d. 15 May 1929
Mother*Laura Jane Raymond1 b. 16 Feb 1854, d. 14 Dec 1943
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited15 Nov 2019
     Jessie was born in 1882.1 She was buried in South Grove Cemetery, South Grove Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.1 She died in 1899.1
     In the obituary of Laura Jane Raymond who died 14 December 1943, Laura's daughter, not referenced by name, Jessie E McMurchy was listed as predeceased.2
     In the obituary of Charles McMurchy who died 27 February 1959, Charles's sister, no referenced by name, Jessie E McMurchy was listed as predeceased.3

Citations

  1. [S4199] 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 E McMurchy
    Grave marker transcription (Footstone):
    Daughter     Jessie E     1882 - 1899.
  2. [S7016] Mrs. McMurchy Dies Tuesday at Hospital, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Dec 15, 1943, Page 1, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  3. [S7018] Charles McMurchy, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Feb 28, 1959, Page 2, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.

Lee Owen Clegg1

M, #34367, b. 24 December 1881, d. 5 March 1946
Last Edited18 Dec 2019
     Lee was born on 24 December 1881 in Henryville, Indiana, USA.2,3 Lee married Evelyn J. McMurchy on 27 August 1906 in Indiana, USA.4,5,6,7,3 Lee Owen Clegg and Evelyn J. McMurchy were divorced.8 Lee married Ella Ridgeway.9 He died on 5 March 1946 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA, at age 64. He had been a Pullman Conductor.2,10
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Ella Ridgeway Clegg, Laverne Clegg and Lee Clegg.10 Lee Owen Clegg was buried on 10 March 1946 in Monongahela Cemetery, Monongahela, Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA.11,2
     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the Chicago Tribune published in Chicago, Illinois 7 March 1946:
CLEGG
     Lee Clegg of 7742 Eastlake terrace, beloved husband of Ella Ridgeway Clegg, fond father of Laverne Clegg, grandfather of Lee Clegg. Services Friday. 1:30 p. m. at chapel. 1460 Sherman avenue, Evanston. Interment Monongahela City, Penn.10



     In the obituary of Evelyn J. Clegg who died 10 October 1976, her husband, Lee Clegg was listed as predeceased.12
     In the obituary of Laverne Clegg who died 6 October 1985, his father, Lee Clegg was listed as predeceased.7

Census Data

     Lee O Clegg and Eva L. Clegg appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, enumerated 18 April 1910, enumerated as a railroad conductor. Their son Laverne D. was listed as living with them.3

Family 1

Evelyn J. McMurchy b. 3 Oct 1880, d. 10 Oct 1976
Marriage*Lee married Evelyn J. McMurchy on 27 August 1906 in Indiana, USA.4,5,6,7,3 
Divorce* Lee Owen Clegg and Evelyn J. McMurchy were divorced.8 
Child

Family 2

Ella Ridgeway b. 1892, d. 18 Feb 1972
Marriage*Lee married Ella Ridgeway.9 

Citations

  1. [S295] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Name:     Lee Owen Clegg. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.
  2. [S3491] 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:     Lee O. Clegg.
  3. [S10314] Lee O Clegg household, 18 Apr 1910 U.S. Census, unknown repository address, Page: 24; Enumeration District: 0220, US National Archives Roll: T624_242.
  4. [S7556] Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001 (Publisher: FamilySearch), unknown repository, Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001; "An ancestry.com database based upon one of the same name at FamilySearch, 2013. Marriage dates reflect the date and place of issue of the marriage license, not the actual wedding"; cited as "Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001., Lee Clegg & Eva Mcmurchy.
  5. [S7015] Death Takes A Pioneer Farmer of South Grove, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, May 16, 1929, Page 1, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Daniel McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  6. [S7024] Society Events, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Feb 27, 1933, Page 5, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Wedding: Beydler--McMurchy; continued. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  7. [S10313] Deaths: Laverne Clegg, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, 07 Oct 1985, Page 5, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Laverne Glegg. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  8. [S10362] Frank L. Valadez household, Apr 26, 1940 US Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Ward 48, Chicago, Illinois; Page: 23A; Enumeration District: 103-3104, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  9. [S2775] U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 (Publisher: National Archives and Records Administration), Ancestry.com, World War II Draft Registration search; "United States, Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Fourth Registration"; cited as "Old Man's Draft., Name:     Lee Owen Clegg; Wife: Ella R. Clegg.
  10. [S10364] Death Notices: Clegg, Lee, Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, 07 Mar 1946, Page 24, Column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Lee Clegg. Hereinafter cited as Chicago Tribune.
  11. [S10363] Monongahela Cemetery (Publisher: The Monongahela Cemetery), unknown repository, Monongahela City Cemetery records search; "Cemetery records search giving name, plot and date of birth and date of death"; cited as "Monongahela Cemetery., Lee and Ella Clegg.
  12. [S10315] Obituaries: Evelyn J. Cleg, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, 11 Oct 1976, Page 12, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Evelyn J. Clegg née McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.

LaVerne Clegg1,2,3

M, #34368, b. 26 September 1906, d. 6 October 1985
Father*Lee Owen Clegg2,3 b. 24 Dec 1881, d. 5 Mar 1946
Mother*Evelyn J. McMurchy2 b. 3 Oct 1880, d. 10 Oct 1976
Relationship4th cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited15 Nov 2019
     LaVerne was born on 26 September 1906 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.1 LaVerne married Virginia Beydler on 20 February 1933 in Cook County, Illinois, USA.3,4 He died on 6 October 1985 in Rockford Memorial Hospital, Rockford, Rockford Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA, at age 79.1,5
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Lee Clegg. Predeceased: Lee Clegg.5 LaVerne Clegg was buried on 9 October 1985 in Greenview Cemetery (AKA Esmond Cemetery), Esmond, South Grove Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.1,5
     LaVerne Clegg was also known as LaVerne.6
     Laverne Clegg was referenced in a newspaper article about Walter Renwick and Mary Renwick on 11 September 1923 in the newspaper the Daily Chronicle.7
     In the obituary of Daniel H McMurchy who died 15 May 1929, his grandson, LaVerne Clegg was listed as a survivor.2,8
     The following newspaper article appeared in the DeKalb, Illinois Daily Chronicle 27 February 1933 :
Society Events
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Beydler of Esmond announce the marriage of their daughter. Virginia, to Laverne Clegg. son of Mr. and Mrs. R. Clegg of Chicago which took place in the city on February 20.

Virginia has made her home in the Esmond community her entire life and is a graduate of the Sycamore high school. Mr. Clegg has made his home with his grandparents. Mr. and Mrs. McMurchy of South Grove township and is well known throughout this entire community.

The couple will make their home for the present with Mr. and Mrs. McMurchy of South Grove.3

     In the obituary of Lee Clegg who died 5 March 1946, his son, Laverne Clegg was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of Charles McMurchy who died 27 February 1959, Charles's nephew, LaVerne was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of Virginia M. Clegg who died 12 October 1971, her husband, La Verne Clegg was listed as a survivor.4
     In the obituary of Evelyn J. Clegg who died 10 October 1976, her son, Laverne Clegg of Kirkland, was listed as a survivor.10
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Daily Chronicle published in DeKalb, Illinois, 7 October 1985 .5

     In the obituary of Charles Lee Clegg who died 23 December 2015, Laverne Clegg was listed as predeceased.11

Census Data

     Laverne D. appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Chicago, Cook County, Illinois in the household of his parents, Lee O Clegg and Eva L. Clegg.12

Family

Virginia M. Beydler b. 10 Jun 1908, d. 12 Oct 1971
Marriage*LaVerne married Virginia Beydler on 20 February 1933 in Cook County, Illinois, USA.3,4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S4199] 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., LaVerne Clegg
    Grave marker transcription:
    CLEGG
    Husband LaVerne 1906 - 1985.
  2. [S7015] Death Takes A Pioneer Farmer of South Grove, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, May 16, 1929, Page 1, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Daniel McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  3. [S7024] Society Events, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Feb 27, 1933, Page 5, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Wedding: Beydler--McMurchy; continued. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  4. [S10309] Boone County Records, Belvidere Daily Republican, Belvidere, Illinois, 14 Oct 1971, Page 10, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Virginia Clegg née Beydler. Hereinafter cited as Daily Republican.
  5. [S10313] Deaths: Laverne Clegg, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, 07 Oct 1985, Page 5, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Laverne Glegg. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  6. [S7018] Charles McMurchy, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Feb 28, 1959, Page 2, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  7. [S7030] Court House News, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Sep 11, 1923, Page 3, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  8. [S8003] Death Takes A Pioneer Farmer of South Grove, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, May 18, 1929, Page 1, column 2 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,, Obituary: Daniel H. McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  9. [S10364] Death Notices: Clegg, Lee, Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, 07 Mar 1946, Page 24, Column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Lee Clegg. Hereinafter cited as Chicago Tribune.
  10. [S10315] Obituaries: Evelyn J. Cleg, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, 11 Oct 1976, Page 12, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Evelyn J. Clegg née McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  11. [S10311] Obituaries: Charles Lee Clegg, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, 28 12 2015, Page 4, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Charles Lee Clegg. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  12. [S10314] Lee O Clegg household, 18 Apr 1910 U.S. Census, unknown repository address, Page: 24; Enumeration District: 0220, US National Archives Roll: T624_242.

Kate McMurchy1

F, #34370, b. circa 1875, d. 29 April 1958
Last Edited21 Oct 2016
     Kate was born circa 1875.1 She died on 29 April 1958 in Eldorado Nursing Home, Illinois, USA.1 She was buried on 1 May 1958 in Westwood Cemetery, Illinois, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S7022] Mrs. Kate McMurchy Of Shawneetown Dies, The Daily Register, Harrisburg, IL, Apr 30, 1958, Page 9, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Register.

Virginia M. Beydler1

F, #34371, b. 10 June 1908, d. 12 October 1971
Father*Charles Edward Beydler2,3 b. 31 Jul 1877, d. 28 Jun 1938
Mother*Elizabeth E. Blair2 b. 17 May 1888, d. 15 Dec 1971
Last Edited14 Dec 2019
     Virginia was born on 10 June 1908 in Milan Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.3 Virginia married LaVerne Clegg on 20 February 1933 in Cook County, Illinois, USA.2,3 She died on 12 October 1971 in Sycamore Municipal Hospital, Sycamore, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA, at age 63.3
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Bessie Hamrick, La Verne Clegg and Lee Clegg. Predeceased: Charles Beydler.3 Virginia M. Beydler was buried on 15 October 1971 in Greenview Cemetery (AKA Esmond Cemetery), Esmond, South Grove Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.1,3
     The following newspaper article appeared in the DeKalb, Illinois Daily Chronicle 27 February 1933 :
Society Events
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Beydler of Esmond announce the marriage of their daughter. Virginia, to Laverne Clegg. son of Mr. and Mrs. R. Clegg of Chicago which took place in the city on February 20.

Virginia has made her home in the Esmond community her entire life and is a graduate of the Sycamore high school. Mr. Clegg has made his home with his grandparents. Mr. and Mrs. McMurchy of South Grove township and is well known throughout this entire community.

The couple will make their home for the present with Mr. and Mrs. McMurchy of South Grove.2

     In the obituary of Charles E. Beydler who died 28 June 1938, his daughter, Virginia Clegg of Esmond, was listed as a survivor.4
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Belvidere Daily Republican published in Belvidere, Illinois, 14 October 1971 .3

     In the obituary of Laverne Clegg who died 6 October 1985, his wife, the former Virginia Beydler was listed as predeceased.5
     In the obituary of Charles Lee Clegg who died 23 December 2015, the former Virginia Beydler was listed as predeceased.6

Family

LaVerne Clegg b. 26 Sep 1906, d. 6 Oct 1985
Marriage*Virginia married LaVerne Clegg on 20 February 1933 in Cook County, Illinois.2,3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S4199] 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., Virginia M. Clegg née Beydler
    Grave marker transcription:
    CLEGG
    Wife Virginia M. 1908 - 1971.
  2. [S7024] Society Events, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Feb 27, 1933, Page 5, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Wedding: Beydler--McMurchy; continued. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  3. [S10309] Boone County Records, Belvidere Daily Republican, Belvidere, Illinois, 14 Oct 1971, Page 10, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Virginia Clegg née Beydler. Hereinafter cited as Daily Republican.
  4. [S10308] Esmond Farmer Is Summoned at His Farm Home, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, 29 Jun 1938, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Charles E. Beydler. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  5. [S10313] Deaths: Laverne Clegg, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, 07 Oct 1985, Page 5, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Laverne Glegg. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  6. [S10311] Obituaries: Charles Lee Clegg, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, 28 12 2015, Page 4, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Charles Lee Clegg. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.

Charles Edward Beydler1

M, #34372, b. 31 July 1877, d. 28 June 1938
Last Edited14 Dec 2019
     Charles was born on 31 July 1877 in Maurertown, Shenandoah County, Virginia, USA.2 Charles married Elizabeth E. Blair on 14 February 1907.3,2 He died on 28 June 1938 at his farm home 1 mile north of Esmond in South Grove Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA, at age 60.2
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Virginia Clegg.2 Charles Edward Beydler was buried on 1 July 1938 in Greenview Cemetery (AKA Esmond Cemetery), Esmond, South Grove Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.2,1
     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the Daily Chronicle published in DeKalb, Illinois 29 June 1938:
Esmond Farmer Is Summoned at His Farm Home
     Charles E. Beydler, age 60, well known Esmond farmer and a son-in-law of Police Magistrate and Mrs. J. M. Blair of this city, died last night at his farm home, near Esmond. Mr. Beydler had not been in good health for the past several months but he was not taken seriously ill until Thursday of last week.
     Charles E. Beydler was born at Maurertown, Va., on July 31. 1877, coming to Illinois and DeKalb county in 1899, when was 22 years of age. On February 14, 1907, he was united in marriage to Bessie E. Blair and for the past 21 years the home has been made on a farm a mile north of Esmond.
     He leaves to mourn his death his widow. Mrs. Bessie E. Beydler, five sons and daughters, Mrs. Virginia Clegg of Esmond, and Walter, Corriley, Charles, and Donna Mae, all living in Creston. One brother has preceded him in death.
     Funeral services will be held on Friday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock from the Esmond church, interment to be in the Esmond cemetery.2



     In the obituary of Virginia M. Clegg who died 12 October 1971, her father, Charles Beydler was listed as predeceased.4
     In the obituary of Bessie Hamrick who died 15 December 1971, her first husband, Charles Beydler was listed as predeceased.5

Family

Elizabeth E. Blair b. 17 May 1888, d. 15 Dec 1971
Marriage*Charles married Elizabeth E. Blair on 14 February 1907.3,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S4199] 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., Charles Edward Beydler
    Grave marker transcription:
    BEYDLER
    Charles E. 1877-1938; Elizabeth E. 1888-1971...
  2. [S10308] Esmond Farmer Is Summoned at His Farm Home, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, 29 Jun 1938, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Charles E. Beydler. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  3. [S7024] Society Events, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Feb 27, 1933, Page 5, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Wedding: Beydler--McMurchy; continued. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  4. [S10309] Boone County Records, Belvidere Daily Republican, Belvidere, Illinois, 14 Oct 1971, Page 10, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Virginia Clegg née Beydler. Hereinafter cited as Daily Republican.
  5. [S10310] Boone County Records: Bessie Hamrick, Belvidere Daily Republican, Belvidere, Illinois, 16 Dec 1971, Page 8, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Bessie Hamrick née Blair. Hereinafter cited as Daily Republican.

Elizabeth E. Blair1

F, #34373, b. 17 May 1888, d. 15 December 1971
Father*John Blair2
Mother*Cora Kempson2
Last Edited14 Dec 2019
     Elizabeth married Fred Hamrick.3 Elizabeth was born on 17 May 1888.2 Elizabeth married Charles Edward Beydler on 14 February 1907.4,5 She died on 15 December 1971 in DeKalb Public Hospital (Glidden Memorial Hospital), DeKalb, Illinois, USA, at age 83.2
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Predeceased: John Blair, Cora Blair, Charles Beydler and Fred Hamrick.2 Elizabeth E. Blair was buried on 17 December 1971 in Greenview Cemetery (AKA Esmond Cemetery), Esmond, South Grove Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.1
     In the obituary of Charles E. Beydler who died 28 June 1938, his wife, the former Bessie E. Blair was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Virginia M. Clegg who died 12 October 1971, her mother, Bessie Hamrick of Esmond, was listed as a survivor.3
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Belvidere Daily Republican published in Belvidere, Illinois, 16 December 1971 .2

Family 1

Fred Hamrick
Marriage*Elizabeth married Fred Hamrick.3 

Family 2

Charles Edward Beydler b. 31 Jul 1877, d. 28 Jun 1938
Marriage*Elizabeth married Charles Edward Beydler on 14 February 1907.4,5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S4199] 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., Elizabeth E. Beydler née Blair
    Grave marker transcription:
    BEYDLER
    Charles E. 1877-1938; Elizabeth E. 1888-1971...
  2. [S10310] Boone County Records: Bessie Hamrick, Belvidere Daily Republican, Belvidere, Illinois, 16 Dec 1971, Page 8, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Bessie Hamrick née Blair. Hereinafter cited as Daily Republican.
  3. [S10309] Boone County Records, Belvidere Daily Republican, Belvidere, Illinois, 14 Oct 1971, Page 10, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Virginia Clegg née Beydler. Hereinafter cited as Daily Republican.
  4. [S7024] Society Events, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Feb 27, 1933, Page 5, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Wedding: Beydler--McMurchy; continued. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  5. [S10308] Esmond Farmer Is Summoned at His Farm Home, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, 29 Jun 1938, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Charles E. Beydler. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.

Ada Sauer1,2,3,4

F, #34374, b. 10 November 1881, d. 16 May 1944
Father*Frans Sauer3
Mother*Catherine Beckman3
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Ada was born on 10 November 1881 in Oregon, Ogle County, Illinois, USA.5,6,7,8,4 Ada married Frank A McMurchy on 6 June 1923 in Ogle County, Illinois, USA.2,7,3,9,8,4
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Frank McMurchy.7 She died on 16 May 1944 in St. Mary's Hospital, DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA, at age 62.6,7 Ada Sauer was buried on 19 May 1944 in St. Marys Cemetery, Oregon, Ogle County, Illinois, USA.5,6,10
     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the Daily Chronicle published in DeKalb, Illinois 17 May 1944:
Mrs. McMurchy Is Summoned Here Tuesday
Mrs. Frank McMurchy 62 years of age and well known in this community, passed away at 3:15 o'clock yesterday afternoon at St. Mary's hospital in DeKalb. Born in Oregon, Ill., on November 10, 1881, Mrs. McMurchy was the daughter of Frank A. and Catherine Lauer (sic).

On June 6, 1923, she was married to Frank McMurchy. Her passing is mourned by her husband, one daughter, Louise, five sisters, Mrs. Theresa Leiferman of Freeport. Martha, Agnes and Catharine Lauer (sic) and Mrs. Anna Arnup, all of Oregon and three brothers, John of Freeport, Charles of Oregon and Michael of Sheldon, Ia.
Her parents, three brothers and five sisters preceded her In death.
Friends may call at the Wirtz Funeral Home Wednesday after 7:45 o'clock in the evening. The body will be taken to Oregon on Thursday where services will be held Friday morning at 9:30 o'clock from the St. Mary's Catholic church. Burial will be in 8t. Mary's cemetery at Oregon.

The Rosary will be recited this evening at the funeral home at 8:00 o'clock.7


Census Data

     Ada McMurchen (sic) and Frank McMurchen (sic) appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, at Ward 2, enumerated 8 April 1930, enumerated as labour in a dye specialties factory.8

Ada McMurchy and Frank McMurchy appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, enumerated 17 April 1940, enumerated as a General Laborer for an Agricultural Association.4

Family

Frank A McMurchy b. 21 Aug 1879, d. 4 Apr 1965
Marriage*Ada married Frank A McMurchy on 6 June 1923 in Ogle County, Illinois, USA.2,7,3,9,8,4 

Citations

  1. [S4199] 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., Ada McMurchy.
  2. [S7026] Personals, Dixon Evening Telegraph, Dixon, IL, Dec 16, 1943, Page 11, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Evening Telegraph.
  3. [S7771] Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940 (Publisher: FamilySearch), Ancestry.com, Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940; "Original data: Marriage Records. Illinois Marriages. Images may not be included"; cited as "Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940., Frank Mcmurchy & Ada Sauer.
  4. [S8514] Frank McMurchy household, Apr 17, 1940 U.S. Census, Washington, DC, USA, DeKalb, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 19-15, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T627_793.
  5. [S3491] 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: Ada McMurchy née Squar (sic).
  6. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Ada McMurchy
    Grave marker transcription:
    Ada (footstone) Nov. 10, 1881 - May 16, 1944.
  7. [S7027] Mrs. McMurchy Is Summoned Here Tuesday, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, May 17, 1944, Page 1, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Mrs. Frank McMurchy née Sauer. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  8. [S8513] Frank McMurchen (sic) household, Apr 8, 1930 US Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, DeKalb, Dekalb, Illinois; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 12, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  9. [S8511] Attended Funeral, Dixon Evening Telegraph, Dixon, IL, May 4, 1943, Page 10, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Attended Funeral of William Seiferman; this article gives names of relatives of Mrs. Frank McMurchy, inferring her maiden name was Sauer. Hereinafter cited as Evening Telegraph.
  10. [S8512] Attended Funeral, Dixon Evening Telegraph, Dixon, IL, May 23, 1944, Page 7, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Attendees at funeral of Mrs. Frank McMurchy. Hereinafter cited as Evening Telegraph.

Richard Milton Valentine1

M, #34375, b. 2 December 1885, d. 27 April 1950
Father*George Howard Valentine1 b. Sep 1854, d. 1902
Mother*Harriet Shaver1 b. 10 Aug 1861, d. 9 Feb 1936
FatherGeorge Howard Valentine2 b. Sep 1854, d. 1902
MotherHarriet Shaver2 b. 10 Aug 1861, d. 9 Feb 1936
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Richard was born on 2 December 1885 in Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska, USA.3,1,4 Richard married Ruth Ann Bryan on 23 May 1912.3,5,1,4 He died on 27 April 1950 in Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA, at age 64.3,1
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Ruth Bryan and James Valentine. Predeceased: Howard Valentine, Howard G Valentine and Harriet Shaffer.1 Richard Milton Valentine was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.6
     Richard Valentine was referenced in a newspaper article about Walter Renwick and Mary Renwick on 11 September 1923 in the newspaper the Daily Chronicle.5
     In the obituary of Harriet Shaver who died 12 February 1936, Harriet's son, Richard Valentine was listed as a survivor.2

Census Data

     Richard M Valentine and Ruth B Valentine appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Sycamore, Cortland Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, at Ward 2, enumerated 3 May 1930, enumerated as operating an annealing furnace for a wire company. Their children Howard G and James D were listed as living with them.4

Family

Ruth Ann Bryan b. Oct 1892, d. 1961
Marriage*Richard married Ruth Ann Bryan on 23 May 1912.3,5,1,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S7032] Old Resident Dies Thursday in Hospital, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Apr 28, 1950, Page 6, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  2. [S7050] Mrs. Harriet V. Townsend Taken, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, Feb 12, 1936 viewed at http://obits.mirusresearch.com/,, Harriet Valentine Townsend née Shaver. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  3. [S4199] 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., Richard M Valentine
    Grave marker transcription:
    Richard M Valentine     1885 - 1950.
  4. [S7035] Richard M Valentine household, May 3, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Ward 2, Sycamore (city), Cortland, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0006, Ancestry.com Roll: 510; Image: 95.0; FHL microfilm: 2340245.
  5. [S7030] Court House News, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Sep 11, 1923, Page 3, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  6. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Richard M Valentine
    Grave marker transcription:
    Richard M Valentine     1913 - 1944     T. Sgt. 5th Class U.S. Army.
  7. [S7033] Death in Japs Prison Areas It Is Learned, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Oct 3, 1945, Page 2, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  8. [S6864] Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899 - 2011 , Ancestry.com, Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899 - 2011; "Based upon the Indiana State Board of Health. Death Certificates, 1900–2011. NOTE: this ancestry.com database includes images of the individual death certificates"; cited as "Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899 - 2011., James D. Valentine.