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William Harry BRUNSON, Jr.

Male 1925 - 1995  (70 years)



  • Name William Harry BRUNSON  [1
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 13 Apr 1925  , , McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation U.S. Military WWII Veteran  [2
    1930 U.S. Census 1 Apr 1930  , Money Creek Twp., McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 5y 
    • He was recorded as the son of Harry Brunson, and was 5 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was his reported birthplace.
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Money Creek [BRUNSON, William Harry] Pg2
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, McLean County, Money Creek [BRUNSON, William Harry] Pg2
    Military Service
    • in PFC US Army, WWII. He received a Purple Heart.
    FindAGrave
    Died 12 Aug 1995  , , McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 14 Aug 1995  Anchor Township Cemetery (aka Prairie Chapel Cemetery), Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gravestone for BRUNSON, William Harry Jr.
    Gravestone for BRUNSON, William Harry Jr.
    Transcription:
    WILLIAM H BRUNSON Jr
    PFC US ARMY
    WORLD WAR II
    APR 13 1925 † AUG 12 1995
    PURPLE HEART
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 2 July 2005
    Person ID I4527  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Lawhorn Branch
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2013 

    Father 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) 
    Mother Josephine Mae SMITH,   b. 25 Mar 1895,   d. 1 May 1981  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 3 Feb 1913 
    Family ID F1475  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Apr 1925 - , , McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 U.S. Census - Age: 5y - 1 Apr 1930 - , Money Creek Twp., McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Aug 1995 - , , McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 14 Aug 1995 - 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

  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I4527&tree=1: accessed 17 December 2018), "William Harry BRUNSON, Jr.".

  • Sources

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

    2. [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), William H. Brunson Jr. marker; personally read and photographed, 2 July 2005. (Reliability: 2).

    3. [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).

    4. [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), William H. Brunson Jr. marker; personally read and photographed, 2 July 2005. (Reliability: 3).