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Was my 2nd great grandfather murdered in Saline County?

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Re: Was my 2nd great grandfather murdered in Saline County?

Posted: 28 Feb 2014 3:14PM GMT
Classification: Query
I’m not related to any member of this family.

1940 is the last available census at this time.

. Birth and death registration started in 1916.

statement source -
Dan Pippin
Illinois Department of Public Health
Division of Vital Records

Illinois does not offer free online death information after 1950.

1900 -
Name: Sarah Simmons
Age in 1910: 46
Birth Year: abt 1864
Birthplace: Illinois
Home in 1910: Galatia, Saline, Illinois
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Birthplace: Illinois
Mother's Birthplace: Illinois

Sarah Simmons 46, ILL - widow, 6 children
Loren K Simmons 21, ILL
Lloyd Simmons 18, ILL - coal miner
Jamie Simmons 9, ILL

Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947
Name: Sarah C. Simmons
[Sarah C. Henderson]
Birth Date: 14 Dec 1863
Birth Place: Saline County
Death Date: 1 Jan 1941
Death Place: Galatia Township, Saline, Illinois
Burial Date: 3 Jan 1941
Burial Place: Brushy, Saline, Ill.
Cemetery Name: Kions
Death Age: 77
Occupation: Retired
Race: White
Marital Status: W
Gender: Female
Residence: Galatia Township, Saline, Ill
Father Name: Wilson Henderson
Father Birth Place: Johnson Co., Ill.
Mother Name: Rebecca Howe
Mother Birth Place: Saline Co., Ill.

James Lemuel "Jamie" Simmons, Sr
Birth: Nov. 1, 1900
Saline County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 19, 1959
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

Son of Joseph Simmons and Sarah Henderson

Husband of (1) Lillie Shaw (they divorced), (2) Maude, and (3) Irene May Simmons

Daughter: June Mae Simmons Baugher

Family links:
Joseph Wesley Simmons (1860 - 1891)
Sarah Catherine Henderson Simmons (1863 - 1941)

Mabel McCoy Simmons (1902 - 1929)

June May Simmons Baugher (1927 - 1990)

Sunset Memorial Park and Mausoleum
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA

Missouri Death Records
Death certificates for Missouri 1910-1962 deaths can be downloaded and printed out for FREE, at this site:

- - Birth & Death records for Missouri began in 1910 - -

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