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William Levi LAWHORN

William Levi LAWHORN

Male 1913 - 1965  (52 years)

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  • Name William Levi LAWHORN 
    Born 25 Feb 1913  , , Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Birth Certificate for LAWHORN, William Levi
    Birth Certificate for LAWHORN, William Levi
    Gender Male 
    1920 U.S. Census 1 Jan 1920  , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age: 6y 
    • He was recorded as the son of James L. Lawhorn and was 6 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was his reported birthplace.
    1920 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Anchor [LAWHORN, James L] Pg1
    1920 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Anchor [LAWHORN, James L] Pg1
    1930 U.S. Census 1 Apr 1930  , Oakdale Township, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 19y 
    • Denton's occupation was recorded as "farmer", and he rented his residence. Illinois was the reported birthplace of everyone in the household, as well as everyone's parents. The members of the household were:

      Denton M., head, age 33 (was 20 when married)
      Edna P., wife, age 30 (was 17 when married)
      William H., son, age 12
      Denton E., son, age 9
      Vernon L., son, age 6
      Loren M., son, age 1-8/12
      Denton W. Lawhorn, nephew, age 20
      Willie L. Lawhorn, nephew, age 19
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, Washington County, Oakdale Twp. [COATES, Denton and LAWHORN, Denton]
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    Died 15 Dec 1965 
    Obituary 17 Dec 1965 
    Obituary of LAWHORN, William Levi
    Obituary of LAWHORN, William Levi
    FindAGrave
    FamilySearch ID
    Buried Beaucoup Cemetery, Beaucoup, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gravestone for LAWHORN, William 'Bill'
    Gravestone for LAWHORN, William "Bill"
    Transcription:
    LAWHORN
    WILLIAM L.
    1913 -- 1965
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 30 April 2005
    Person ID I3730  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Lawhorn Branch
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2018 

    Father James Levi LAWHORN, Sr.,   b. 4 Jun 1887, , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1955, Marshall Browning Hospital, Du Quoin, Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Martha Rosetta COATES,   b. 7 Mar 1888, , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1939, , Winkle, Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 2 Apr 1908  , Casner, Jefferson Country, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    Photos
    Family of LAWHORN, James Levi, Sr. (standing), Rosetta (Coates) Lawhorn (sitting) Mary Elizabeth (on Rosetta's lap) with Denton Lawhorn (baby)
    Family of LAWHORN, James Levi, Sr. (standing), Rosetta (Coates) Lawhorn (sitting) Mary Elizabeth (on Rosetta's lap) with Denton Lawhorn (baby)
    Family ID F1395  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ollie "Vern" EDWARDS,   b. 23 Jul 1919, , Beaucoup, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 2016, Delmar Gardens Assisted Living, O’Fallon, St. Charles County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 24 Oct 1936  , , Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marriage Record of LAWHORN, William L. and Vern Edwards
    Marriage Record of LAWHORN, William L. and Vern Edwards
    Children 
    +1. William Vernon LAWHORN, Jr.
     2. Mary Ellen LAWHORN,   b. 30 May 1938, , Beaucoup, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1986  (Age 48 years)
     3. Sylvia June LAWHORN,   b. 17 Feb 1940, , Beaucoup, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1997  (Age 56 years)
    +4. Douglas James LAWHORN
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F1405  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Feb 1913 - , , Perry County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 U.S. Census - Age: 6y - 1 Jan 1920 - , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Oct 1936 - , , Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Beaucoup Cemetery, Beaucoup, Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos Lawhorns June 1941Bill,Jim,Amos,Virgil,Avery,Jim Jr,Frieda,Mary
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    Family of Bill LAWHORN
    Bill & Vern, Children L-R: Mary Ellen, Doug (baby), William, and Silvia (A living individual is linked to this item - Requires login to see details.)
    LAWHORN, Bill
    LAWHORN, Bill

  • Sources 
    1. [S556] Perry County, Illinois, "Report of a Birth," book "B", p. 75, for William Levi Lawhorn; County Clerk's Office, Pickneyville. Digitally scanned by Kathy Kult [kk @ kks-fam.net].

    2. [S729] 1920 U.S. census, McLean County, Illinois, population schedule, Anchor Township, p. 95 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 84, sheets 4-B and 5-A, dwelling 83, family 83, James L. Lawhorn household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 4 July 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication T625, roll 386 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1068] 1930 U.S. census, Washington County, Illinois, population schedule, Oakdale Township, p. 99 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 95-21, sheet 4-A, dwelling 82, family 82, Denton M. Coates household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 1 May 2011); citing National Archives microfilm publication T626, roll 566 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S512] Beaucoup Cemetery (Washington County, Illinois; LAT/LON N38.346°, W-89.295°; located on Rt. 15 and Ballard Street, on the southwest side of Beaucoup, Illinois), William L. Lawhorn marker; personally read and photographed, 19 June 2005 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S1260] "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940," database, FamilySearch, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KFK1-2CG : Accessed 18 Feb 2018 - Present), James L. Lawhorn and Martha R. Coats, 02 Apr 1908 (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S144] Pam Lawhorn, Illinois, to Betty Bunger, e-mail, 12 Sep 2002, privately held by Bunger, Kirkland, Illinois (Reliability: 1).

    7. [S803] Frieda (Lawhorn) Tubbs, Tucson, Arizona (), to Kathy Kult, e-mail, 18 Jun 2008, "[no subject]"; privately held by Kult, Island Lake, Illinois (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S1087] Washington County, Illinois, "Register of Marriages", Book F, p. 225, No. 169, (1936); Lawhorn-Edwards; Washington County Clerk's Office, Nashville, Illinois (Reliability: 3).