KK's Family History

Researching the Kult & Lawhorn and Case & Collier Families

Bennett Franklin BRUNSON

Male 1896 - 1957  (60 years)



  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [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).

    2. [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: 2).

    3. [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: 3).

    4. [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).

    5. [S728] 1920 U.S. census, McLean County, Illinois, population schedule, Anchor Township, enumeration district (ED) 84, sheets 7-B and 8-A, dwelling 152, family 152, Harry W. Brunson household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 4 July 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication T625, roll 386, (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S208] 1930 U.S. census, McLean County, Illinois, population schedule, Money Creek Township, enumeration district (ED) 57-5, sheet 2-B, dwelling 50, family 50, Harry Brunson household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 13 October 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication T626, roll 536, (Reliability: 3).

    7. [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), Bennett F. Brunson marker; personally read and photographed, 2 July 2005.

    8. [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].

    9. [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).