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LAWHORN Virgil John

LAWHORN Virgil John

Male 1915 - 2005  (90 years)

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  • Name LAWHORN Virgil John 
    Born 1 Feb 1915  , Swanwick, Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation U.S. Military WWII Veteran 
    1920 U.S. Census 1 Jan 1920  , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 4y 
    • He was recorded as the son of James L. Lawhorn and was 4 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  , Coulterville, Randolph County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 14y 
    • He was recorded as the son of James Lawhorn, and was 14 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was his reported birthplace.
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, Randolph County, Coulterville [LAWHORN, James L]
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    Military Service From 1941 to 1945  , , , , Philippines and New Guinea Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Virgil was in WWII from 1941 to 1945 in the Philippines and New Guinea. Corporal Service Company Cook. Medals for Asiatic Pacific Theater. Ribbon with two bronze battle stars and 6 other medals.
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    Died 22 Apr 2005  , DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Cause: stroke 
    Buried 25 Apr 2005  Fairview Park Cemetery, DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Gravestone for LAWHORN, Virgil & Margaret
    Transcription:
    VIRGIL J.
    1915 -- 2005
    MARGARET I.
    1921 --
    IN LOVING MEMORY
    LAWHORN

    Photographed by Ronald Lawhorn (A living individual is linked to this item - Requires login to see details.)
    Person ID I3734  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Lawhorn Branch
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2017 

    Father LAWHORN James Levi, 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 COATES Martha Rosetta,   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  , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    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 COLEMAN Margaret 
    Children 
     1. LAWHORN Ronald Lee
    +2. LAWHORN Joyce Lynn
    Family ID F1407  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Feb 1915 - , Swanwick, Perry County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 U.S. Census - Age: 4y - 1 Jan 1920 - , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 U.S. Census - Age: 14y - 1 Apr 1930 - , Coulterville, Randolph County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - From 1941 to 1945 - , , , , Philippines and New Guinea Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: stroke - 22 Apr 2005 - , DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 25 Apr 2005 - Fairview Park Cemetery, DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos KULT Family - back: Mary E. (Lawhorn) Kult (mother) and Virgil Lawhorn (uncle) front: Roger, Windel and Nadine Kult
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    LAWHORN, Virgil John
    LAWHORN, Virgil John
    Lawhorns June 1941Bill,Jim,Amos,Virgil,Avery,Jim Jr,Frieda,Mary
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    LAWHORN, Virgil & Margaret (Coleman)
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    LAWHORN Reunion, Summer 1986 at Betty Bunger's house in Kirkland, Illinois. [L-R] Ben Lawhorn, Windel Kult, Joe Piotrowski, Joe McDonald, Ben Lawhorn Jr., Roger Kult, James Lawhorn Jr. Sitting in front: Virgil Lawhorn and Wilbur Lawhorn.
    [L-R] back: Ben Lawhorn Sr., Windel Kult, Joe Piotrowski, Joe McDonald, Ben Lawhorn Jr., Roger Kult, and Jim Lawhorn, Jr.
    front: Virgil Lawhorn and Wilbur Lawhorn (A living individual is linked to this item - Requires login to see details.)
    LAWHORN Reunion, Summer of 1978 in DeKalb, Illinois
    Taken in 1978 in DeKalb, Illinois (A living individual is linked to this item - Requires login to see details.)
    Virgil & Ben LAWHORN (Brothers)
    Virgil & Ben LAWHORN (Brothers)
    Virgil & Margaret Lawhorn in California, c. 1943
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    LAWHORN, Virgil
    LAWHORN, Virgil
    LAWHORN, Virgil - Military
    LAWHORN, Virgil - Military

  • Sources 
    1. [S131] Bunger, Betty (Lawhorn), compiler. "Lawhorn/Coates Family Genealogy." Supplied by compiler, Kirkland, Illinois, Family History: Lawhorn/Coates Family; BUNGER, Betty.

    2. [S910] Illinois. Perry County. Report of a Birth. County Clerk's Office, Pickneyville, Birth: LAWHORN, Virgil.

    3. [S295] Social Security Administration. "U.S. Social Security Death Index." Database. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2005, Ancestry.com: SSDI., (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 17 May 2011), entry for Virgil Lawhorn, 2005, SS no. 337-24-0011 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S729] Illinois. McLean County. 1920 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007, CENSUS-1920-LAWHORN-JamesL & Pg2. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S168] Illinois. Randolph County. 1930 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007, CENSUS-1930-LAWHORN-JamesL. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S103] Illinois. DeKalb. Daily Chronicle. 24 Apr 2005. Web edition. http://www.daily-chronicle.com : 2005, (http://www.daily-chronicle.com/articles/2005/04/25/record/obituaries/zzaobits01.txt : accessed 26 Apr 2005), Obituary: LAWHORN Virgil J..

    7. [S519] Fairview Park Cemetery (DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois; LAT/LON N41.90955°, W-88.76451°; located south of DeKalb on First Street; take Interstate 88 West to Exit 91, Annie Glidden Rd.; go North on Annie Glidden to Fairview Drive; turn right (east) on Fairview Drive to First Street, then turn left (north) on First Street, and cemetery is on the right (east) side of the road). Grave markers, Cemetery: Fairview Park., Virgil J. and Margaret I. Lawhorn joint marker; personally read and photographed, 16 September 2006 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S655] Kult, Kathy. Personal knowledge. kk @ kks-fam.net, Personal knowledge: KULT, Kathy., Kathy, the grand-niece of Virgil Lawhorn, personally attended Virgil's funeral on 25 Apr 2005 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S144] Lawhorn, Pam. E-mail to Betty Bunger. 12 Sep 2002. Privately held by Bunger, Kirkland, Illinois, Email: LAWHORN, Pam. (Reliability: 1).

    10. [S803] Tubbs, Frieda (Lawhorn). "[no subject]". E-mail to Kathy Kult. 18 Jun 2008. Privately held by Kult. Island Lake, Illinois, Email: TUBBS, Frieda. (Reliability: 2).