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BRUNSON Charles Elmer

Male 1900 - 1933  (32 years)


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  • Name BRUNSON Charles Elmer  [1, 2
    Nickname Charlie 
    Born 12 Sep 1900  , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    1910 U.S. Census 15 Apr 1910  , Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 9y 
    • He was recorded as the son of Allen Brunson and was 9 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was his reported birthplace.
    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  [5
    Age: 19y 
    • He was recorded as the son of Allen T. Brunson and 19 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was his reported birthplace.
    1920 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Anchor [BRUNSON, Harry W]
    1920 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Anchor [BRUNSON, Harry W]
    Occupation 1930  [6
    May-tag dealer 
    1930 U.S. Census 1 Apr 1930  , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 29y 
    • He was recorded as the son of Allen T. Brunson, and was 29 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was his reported birthplace.
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Anchor [BRUNSON, Allen T]
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Anchor [BRUNSON, Allen T]
    FindAGrave
    Died 28 Jul 1933  St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Granite City, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10, 11
    Cause: skull fracture due to striking head on telephone pole while riding on side of truck 
    Death Certificate of BRUNSON, Charles Elmer
    Death Certificate of BRUNSON, Charles Elmer
    Buried 30 Jul 1933  Anchor Township Cemetery (aka Prairie Chapel Cemetery), Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Gravestone for BRUNSON, Charles E.
    Gravestone for BRUNSON, Charles E.
    Transcription:
    CHARLES E. BRUNSON | 1900 -- 1933
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 2 July 2005
    Person ID I3859  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Lawhorn Branch
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2013 

    Father 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) 
    Mother LAWHORN Cliffie Christina,   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  , , Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    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
    Family ID F1472  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family [UNKNOWN] Irene 
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2009 
    Family ID F1961  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Sep 1900 - , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1910 U.S. Census - Age: 9y - 15 Apr 1910 - , Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 U.S. Census - Age: 19y - 1 Jan 1920 - , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 U.S. Census - Age: 29y - 1 Apr 1930 - , Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 30 Jul 1933 - Anchor Township Cemetery (aka Prairie Chapel Cemetery), Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S886] Illinois. Madison County. Death Certificates. State Board of Health. ISA microfilm 379. Illinois State Archives, Springfield, Death: BRUNSON, Charles Elmer. (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S755] Find A Grave. Database and Digital Images., Website: Find A Grave., (http://findagrave.com: accessed 13 January 2013), memorial page for Allen T. Brunson (1868-1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21425019, citing Anchor Township Cemetery, Anchor, McLean County, Illinois (Reliability: 2).

    3. [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)., Charles E. Brunson marker; personally read and photographed, 2 July 2005 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [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).

    5. [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).

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

    7. [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).

    8. [S886] Illinois. Madison County. Death Certificates. State Board of Health. ISA microfilm 379. Illinois State Archives, Springfield, Death: BRUNSON, Charles Elmer. (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). Grave markers, Cemetery: Anchor Township (a.k.a. Prairie Chapel Cemetery)., Charles E. Brunson marker; personally read and photographed, 2 July 2005 (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S63] "Illinois Statewide Death Index, 1916-1950." Database. Illinois State Archives, (http://www.ilsos.gov/isavital/idphdeathsrch.jsp : accessed 2009-present), IllinoisStateArchives: Illinois Statewide Death Index, after 1916., possible death certificate# 3600154 (Reliability: 1).
      This source states that a Charles Elmer Brunson died in Granite City, Madison Co., IL on 28 Jul 1933.

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

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

    13. [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).