Marion County

Queries Oct 1998

FUNK reply to S.F."Rocky" Rockefeller
October 1998
Hezekiah Funk. Came to Ill in 1844 then served in the Mex War in 1846-discharged in 1847.

MAYO reply to Jane Sarles
October 1998
I am searching for any information on the Mayo family. Jane Garrett Mayo died in Rio sometime around 1850 or so. She probably lived with a daughter, whose married name is unknown. Would like to connect with anyone who knows anything about this family.

BAKER, LEATHERS reply to Dorie Leathers
October 1998
Searching for children of Jacob Simon BAKER and wife, Elizabeth Ann LEATHERS, m.1835 in Wayne County, OH. Jacob died 1871 in Marion County, IL. They were the parents of seven sons and three daughters. Some of these children intermarried with SHERMAN, NAVE, MORGAN, OSBERN and KELL families. Any help would be much appreciated.

WILLIAMS, LIDWINOWSKI reply to Bogartobri@aol.com
October 1998
Looking for info on WILLIAMS, Jules and Larry. They were brothers whose birth name was LIDWINOWSKI. They both changed it to WILLIAMS maybe in 1900-1920. Also looking for Dorothy CRAIG. Born in Centralia 1900-1910. Hit by a car & killed in Chicago, 1930. She was married to Jules Williams & divorced in 1927.

TUCKER reply to Brenda Davis
October 1998
Searching for Tucker Line from Marion County Illinois, some lived in Fayette County Names are Hiram Ellen Tucker, married Hosea Frank Holder, when Holder died in 1915 she married Ulysses Barton in Alma Illinois. Her father was Hiram W. Tucker, mother Elizabeth. Elizabeth and Hiram had eight children that I know of, Hiram Ellen, Pruscilla, Ann, Elizabeth Jane, William, Durcilla, Mary S. and Harmon. Hiram and Elizabeth were born in Tennessee, Census in 1850 show them listed in Williamson Co. Tennessee. in 1860 they were in Alma Illinois. In 1880 census shows Hiram no longer living and daughter Elizabeth Jane Tucker married to Charles Whitson , from Lone Grove Ill , township Marion , Married April 27, 1878 , with a son six MO old. Looking for people related to any of the Tuckers listed, or the Charles Whitson who's parents were Stephen and Susan M. Whitson, or any people related to Ulysses Barton, calles Ula Barton for short Brenda Davis

RICHARDSON, GOTT, FYKE reply to Mary Ann Richardson Goldsmith
October 1998
Looking for information on RICHARDSON, GOTT, and FYKE families who came to Marion County about 1830. Mary Ann Richardson Goldsmith, 6409 State Route 140, Edwardsville, IL 62025

SHELTON reply to Gordon
October 1998
I am interested in finding information on " THE SHELTON GANG ". Active in Marion Co. in 1927. Any information on the subject or individual members would be helpful as I am trying to establish possible family ties and history.

CABLE reply to Linda Roberts
October 1998
CABLE, Bazzle (Basil) and wife Barbara (Barger) Cable. I am told they moved from Saline Co, IL to Carrigan Twp after the 1860 census. I am told they may be in the 1870 and 1880 census records for Marion Co. Does anyone have these census/cememtery records that would do a lookup for me. Any help in locating them would be appreciated.

PHILLIPS, WIDDOWS, BEARD reply to Lori
October 1998
Looking for info on John A. PHILLIPS b. 1832 OH m. Mary A. BEARD b. 1839 IL. Their known children were: Ernest M. PHILLIPS b. 1861 m. Sarah E. WIDDOWS b. 1868 in Iuka in 1886; Marion b. 1863; Robert b. 1866; Nelson R. b. 1875 m. Lillian Andrews in Iuka 1895. Ernest and Sarah had children: Edith b. 1888 m. Harry L. MURRAY; Guy Otto b. 1890 m. Ada Nickell; Grace b. 1896; Clarence M. b. 1902. Would appreciate any info on these families.

TINKLER SPRINGS, PHILLIPS reply to Lori
October 1998
Would appreciate any info on resort area at Tinkler Springs, 2 1/2 miles NW of Iuka. According to "History and Families of Marion Co." John A. PHILLIPS built a hotel there approx. 1881. Would appreciate any info on this John A. PHILLIPS.


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