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LAWHORN Cliffie Christina

LAWHORN Cliffie Christina

Female 1878 - 1932  (54 years)

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  • Name LAWHORN Cliffie Christina 
    Birth (Alternate) 17 Jan 1877  [1
    Born 17 Jan 1878  , Richview, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Both on Cliffie's gravestone and her death certificate indicates that her date of birth was 17 Jan 1877, while the county birth register states she was born on 17 Jan 1878
    Birth Register for LAWHORN, Cliffie Christina, p. 1 of 2
    Birth Register for LAWHORN, Cliffie Christina, p. 1 of 2
    Birth Register for LAWHORN, Cliffie Christina, p. 2 of 2
    Birth Register for LAWHORN, Cliffie Christina, p. 2 of 2
    Gender Female 
    Married Name Cliffie Brunson  [3
    1880 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1880  , Richview, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 3y 
    • She was recorded as the daughter of William Lawhorn and 3 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was her reported birthplace.
    1880 U.S. census, Illinois, Washington County, Richview [LAWHORN, William J.]
    1880 U.S. census, Illinois, Washington County, Richview [LAWHORN, William J.]
    1900 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1900  , Bald Hill Twp., Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 22y 
    • She was recorded as being the daughter of William J. Lawhorn, and was 22 years old at the time of this census. She was born Jan.1878, and Illinois was her reported birthplace.
    1900 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Bald Hill [LAWHORN, William J] Pg1
    1900 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Bald Hill [LAWHORN, William J] Pg1
    1900 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Bald Hill [LAWHORN, William J] Pg2
    1900 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Bald Hill [LAWHORN, William J] Pg2
    1910 U.S. Census 15 Apr 1910  , Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: 31y 
    • She was recorded as the wife of Allen Brunson, married for 15 years, and was 31 years old at the time of this census. She had six children, all of which were still living at the time of this census. Illinois was her reported birthplace, as well as that of her mother. Her father's birthplace was reported as "Missouri".
    1910 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Blissville [COATES, Frank] Pg1
    1910 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Blissville [COATES, Frank] Pg1
    1920 U.S. Census 1 Jan 1920  , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 42y 
    • She was recorded as the wife of Allen T. Brunson, married, and 42 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was her reported birthplace. Missouri was the reported birthplace of both her father and mother.
    1920 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Anchor [BRUNSON, Harry W]
    1920 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Anchor [BRUNSON, Harry W]
    1930 U.S. Census 1 Apr 1930  , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age: 52y 
    • She was recorded as the wife of Allen T. Brunson, and was 52 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was her reported birthplace. Missouri was the reported birthplace of both her father and mother.
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Anchor [BRUNSON, Allen T]
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Anchor [BRUNSON, Allen T]
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    Died 20 Jun 1932  Brokaw Hospital, Normal, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Cause: chronic myocarditis (inflammation of heart muscles) 
    Death Certificate of BRUNSON, Cliffie
    Death Certificate of BRUNSON, Cliffie
    Buried 21 Jun 1932  Anchor Township Cemetery (aka Prairie Chapel Cemetery), Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Gravestone for BRUNSON, Cliffie Christina (Lawhorn) & Gladys (her daughter)
    Gravestone for BRUNSON, Cliffie Christina (Lawhorn) & Gladys (her daughter)
    Transcription:
    BRUNSON
    Mother | CLIFFIE | 1877--1932
    Daughter | GLADYS | 1905--1919
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 2 July 2005
    Person ID I3849  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Lawhorn Branch
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2013 

    Father LAWHORN William Jackson,   b. 13 Oct 1847, , Benton, Greene County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1920, , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother GODDARD Mary Vienna,   b. 27 Aug 1855, , , Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1921, , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 19 Jun 1870  , Newtonia, Newton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12, 13
    • William and Mary were in the same household in the 1870 U.S. census, taken on 10 Aug 1870. They were married on 19 Jun 1870.

      William's parents lived in Benton Twp, then Greene County when he was 3 yrs old. It was then named Newton County at the time William and Mary were married. Currently, it is now Douglas County.
    Marriage of LAWHORN, William J. and GODDARD, Mary V.
    Marriage of LAWHORN, William J. and GODDARD, Mary V.

    Transcription:

    State of Missouri }
    County of Newton } ss June 19, A.D. 1870

    This certifies that on the 19 day of June A.D. 1870 Mr. William J. Lawhorn and Ms. Mary V. Goddard were by me united in Marriage according to the Laws of God, and of the State of Missouri at Newtonia Newton County Missiouri

    S.W. Wolcott
    Justice of the Peace

    Filed September 19 Recorded Oct 11, 1870
    Jr. Hopkins
    Clerk

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    Family of LAWHORN, William Jackson
    Family of LAWHORN, William Jackson
    LAWHORN, William J. & Mary V. (Goddard)
    LAWHORN, William J. & Mary V. (Goddard)
    SOURCE: The Historical Society of Washington County, Washington County, Illinois 1979 History, (Dallas, Texas : Taylor Publishing Company, 1979), p. 314, [submitted by Velda D. Langrand].
    Family ID F1316  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family BRUNSON Allan Thurman,   b. 5 Nov 1868, , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1938, , Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 16 May 1893  , , Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15
    Agency: Married by Rev. J.R. Fox 
    • Cliffie & her sister Delilah (Lila) were married on the same day.
    Marriage Certificate of BRUNSON, Allen and LAWHORN, Cliffie, Page 1
    Marriage Certificate of BRUNSON, Allen and LAWHORN, Cliffie, Page 1
    Marriage Certificate of BRUNSON, Allen and LAWHORN, Cliffie, Page 2
    Marriage Certificate of BRUNSON, Allen and LAWHORN, Cliffie, Page 2
    Children 
    +1. BRUNSON William Harris "Harry",   b. 15 Jul 1894, , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1958, , Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     2. BRUNSON Bennett Franklin,   b. 30 Dec 1896, , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1957  (Age 60 years)
     3. BRUNSON Charles Elmer,   b. 12 Sep 1900, , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1933, St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Granite City, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     4. BRUNSON Eula May,   b. 23 Mar 1903, , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1984  (Age 81 years)
     5. BRUNSON Gladys Opal,   b. 6 Apr 1905, , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1919, , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 13 years)
     6. BRUNSON James Edward,   b. 12 Nov 1907, , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Anchor Township Cemetery (aka Prairie Chapel Cemetery), Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2010 
    Family ID F1472  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Jan 1878 - , Richview, Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1880 U.S. Census - Age: 3y - 1 Jun 1880 - , Richview, Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Agency: Married by Rev. J.R. Fox - 16 May 1893 - , , Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1900 U.S. Census - Age: 22y - 1 Jun 1900 - , Bald Hill Twp., Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1910 U.S. Census - Age: 31y - 15 Apr 1910 - , Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 U.S. Census - Age: 42y - 1 Jan 1920 - , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 U.S. Census - Age: 52y - 1 Apr 1930 - , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: chronic myocarditis (inflammation of heart muscles) - 20 Jun 1932 - Brokaw Hospital, Normal, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Jun 1932 - Anchor Township Cemetery (aka Prairie Chapel Cemetery), Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Family of LAWHORN, William Jackson
    Family of LAWHORN, William Jackson
    LAWHORN, Cliffie Christina
    LAWHORN, Cliffie Christina

  • Sources 
    1. [S145] Illinois. Department of Public Health. Certificates of Death. Division of Vital Statistics. Springfield, Death: BRUNSON, Cliffie Christina (Lawhorn). (Reliability: 1).
      Cliffie's death certificate and gravestone both say her date of birth was 17 Jan 1877, however her birth register states that she was born 17 Jan 1878.

    2. [S116] Illinois. Washington County. Report of Births to County Clerk, vol 1. County Clerk's Office, Nashville, Birth: LAWHORN, Cliffie Christina. (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S62] "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900." Database. Illinois State Archives, (http://www.ilsos.gov/isavital/marriagesrch.jsp : accessed 2009-present), IllinoisStateArchives: Illinois Statewide Marriage Index., Vol. 12; Recorded 03 May 2005.

    4. [S107] Illinois. Washington County. 1880 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007, Census, U.S., 1880: LAWHORN, William. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S109] Illinois. Jefferson County. 1900 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007, CENSUS-1900-LAWHORN-WilliamJ. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S720] Illinois. Jefferson County. 1910 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007, CENSUS-1910-COATES-Frank. (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S170] Illinois. McLean County. 1920 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007, Census, U.S., 1920: BRUNSON, Allen T.. (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S171] Illinois. McLean County. 1930 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007, CENSUS-1930-BRUNSON-AllenT. (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S145] Illinois. Department of Public Health. Certificates of Death. Division of Vital Statistics. Springfield, Death: BRUNSON, Cliffie Christina (Lawhorn). (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S506] Anchor Township Cemetery (a.k.a. Prairie Chapel Cemetery) (Anchor, McLean County, Illlinois; LAT/LON N40.559°, W-88.5247°; located southeast of Anchor, Illinois, take East Street (CR 7) south out of town to the first paved road on the left (east) on CR 1900. Go approximately .6 miles, graveyard is on the left (north) side of the road). Grave markers, Cemetery: Anchor Township (a.k.a. Prairie Chapel Cemetery)., Cliffie and Gladys Brunson marker; personally read and photographed, 2 July 2005 (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S217] Missouri. Newton County. Marriage Records. FHL microfilm M515,511. Family History Library, Salt lake City, Utah, Marriage: LAWHORN, William J. and GODDARD, Mary V.. (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S795] Missouri. Newton County. "Marriages." MSA microfilm C20256 (Vol A, 1866-1867; Vol A2, 1867-1872; Vol B, 1872-1879; Vol C, 1879-1885; Vol D, pp 1-291, 1884-1889). Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City., Microfilm: Newton County Marriages, MSA C20256., (1867-1872), A2:172 and 187, entry for Wm LAWHORN and Mary V. GODDARD, 19 June 1870; MSA microfilm C20256, Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S1077] Civil War and Later Pension Files. Department of Veterans Affairs, Record Group 15. National Archives, Washington, D.C., Military Civil War Pension: LAWHORN, William J..

    14. [S564] Illinois. Jefferson County. Marriage Certificates. Jefferson County Clerk's Office, Mount Vernon, Illinois, Marriage: BRUNSON, Allen and LAWHORN, Clifie.

    15. [S62] "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900." Database. Illinois State Archives, (http://www.ilsos.gov/isavital/marriagesrch.jsp : accessed 2009-present), IllinoisStateArchives: Illinois Statewide Marriage Index., entry for Allen T. Bronson and Cliffie Lawhorn, 16 May 1893; citing Jefferson County Marriages, vol. 12, no license number (Reliability: 2).