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Allan Thurman BRUNSON

Male 1868 - 1938  (69 years)



  • Name Allan Thurman BRUNSON  [1
    Born 5 Nov 1868  , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Birth , , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Birth (Alternate) , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1910  [1, 3, 5
    farmer 
    1910 U.S. Census 15 Apr 1910  , Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 41y 
    • He was recorded "Allen Bronson", the head of household, married for 15 years, and was 41 years old at the time of this census. His occupation was recorded as "farmer", and Ohio was his reported birthplace, as well as that of his father. His mother's birthplace was reported as "Illinois".
    1910 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Blissville [COATES, Frank] Pg1
    1910 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Blissville [COATES, Frank] Pg1
    1910 U.S. Census 15 Apr 1910  , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: 40y 
    • He was recorded as a boarder in the household of Ernest L. Shaw, married for 16 years, and was 40 years old at the time of this census. His occupation was recorded as "laborer", and Illinois was his reported birthplace, His father and mother's birthplace was reported as "Ohio".
    1910 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Anchor [BRUNSON, Allen T]
    1910 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Anchor [BRUNSON, Allen T]
    Occupation 1920  [3, 7
    carpenter 
    1920 U.S. Census 1 Jan 1920  , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 51y 
    • He was recorded as the head of household, married, and 51 years old at the time of this census. His occupation was recorded as "carpenter", and Illinois was his reported birthplace. Ohio was the reported birthplace of both his 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]
    Occupation 1930  [8
    laborer 
    1930 U.S. Census 1 Apr 1930  , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age: 61y 
    • He was recorded as the head of household, married, and 61 years old at the time of this census. His occupation was recorded as "laborer", and Illinois was his reported birthplace. Ohio was the reported birthplace of his father, and "Illinois was the reported birthplace of his mother.
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Anchor [BRUNSON, Allen T]
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Anchor [BRUNSON, Allen T]
    FindAGrave
    Died 22 Jul 1938  , Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 9
    Cause: chronic myocarditis 
    Death Certificate of BRUNSON, Allen Thurman
    Death Certificate of BRUNSON, Allen Thurman
    Buried 24 Jul 1938  Anchor Township Cemetery (aka Prairie Chapel Cemetery), Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9, 10
    Gravestone for BRUNSON, Allen T.
    Gravestone for BRUNSON, Allen T.
    Transcription:
    FATHER | ALLEN T. BRUNSON | 1868 -- 1938
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 2 July 2005
    Person ID I3856  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2013 

    Family Cliffie Christina LAWHORN,   b. 17 Jan 1878, , Richview, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1932, Brokaw Hospital, Normal, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 16 May 1893  , Birds Point, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 11
    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. William Harris "Harry" BRUNSON,   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. Bennett Franklin BRUNSON,   b. 30 Dec 1896, , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1957  (Age 60 years)
     3. Charles Elmer BRUNSON,   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. Eula May BRUNSON,   b. 23 Mar 1903, , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1984  (Age 81 years)
     5. Gladys Opal BRUNSON,   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. James Edward BRUNSON,   b. 12 Nov 1907, , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1969, , Calumet City, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F1472  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Nov 1868 - , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - - , , , Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth (Alternate) - - , , , Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Agency: Married by Rev. J.R. Fox - 16 May 1893 - , Birds Point, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1910 U.S. Census - Age: 41y - 15 Apr 1910 - , Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1910 U.S. Census - Age: 40y - 15 Apr 1910 - , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 U.S. Census - Age: 51y - 1 Jan 1920 - , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 U.S. Census - Age: 61y - 1 Apr 1930 - , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: chronic myocarditis - 22 Jul 1938 - , Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 24 Jul 1938 - Anchor Township Cemetery (aka Prairie Chapel Cemetery), Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I3856&tree=1: accessed 22 October 2018), "Allan Thurman BRUNSON".

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S889] McLean County, Illinois, death certificate no. 27175 (stamped), Allen Thurman Brunson, issued 22 Jul 1938; ISA microfilm 496, item 4 (Deaths 1938), Illinois State Archives, Springfield, (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S755] Ancestry, "Find A Grave", database with images, Find A Grave (http://findagrave.com: accessed 13 January 2013), memorial 21425019, Allen T. Brunson (1868-1938), Anchor Township Cemetery, Anchor, McLean County, Illinois. (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S564] Jefferson County, Illinois, Marriage Certificate, Vol. 12, No. 0327769 (16 May 1893), Brunson-Lawhorn; Jefferson County Clerk's Office, Mount Vernon, Illinois. [Cliffie and her sister Lila were married on the same day at their father's house].

    4. [S109] 1900 U.S. census, Jefferson County, Illinois, population schedule, Bald Hill township, enumeration district (ED) 65, sheet 6-B, dwelling 118, family 119, William J. Lawhorn household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 31 Mar 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication T623, roll 308, (Reliability: 1).

    5. [S720] 1910 U.S. census, Jefferson County, Illinois, population schedule, Blissville Township, p. 22 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 94, sheet 8-A, dwelling 146, family 148, Allen Bronson [sic] household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 20 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication T624, roll 294, (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S169] 1910 U.S. census, McLean County, Illinois, population schedule, Anchor Township, p. 21 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 75, sheet 8-A, dwelling 38, family 38, boarder in Ernest L. Shaw household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 9 February 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication T624, roll 305, (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S170] 1920 U.S. census, McLean County, Illinois, population schedule, Anchor Township, p. 95 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 84, sheet 8-A, dwelling 163, family 163, Allen T. Brunson household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 June 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication T625, roll 386, (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S171] 1930 U.S. census, McLean County, Illinois, population schedule, Anchor Township, enumeration district (ED) 57-3, sheet 2-B, dwelling 45, family 47, Allen T. Brunson household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 June 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication T626, roll 535, (Reliability: 3).

    9. [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), Allan T. Brunson marker; personally read and photographed, 2 July 2005. (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S889] McLean County, Illinois, death certificate no. 27175 (stamped), Allen Thurman Brunson, issued 22 Jul 1938; ISA microfilm 496, item 4 (Deaths 1938), Illinois State Archives, Springfield, (Reliability: 3).

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