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William Henry Large family from Missouri

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Re: William Henry Large family from Missouri

Posted: 9 Feb 2013 10:00PM GMT
Classification: Query
I'm not related, just trying to help :)

You may have this census, but since you didn't mention it (or else I just missed it in your post), am going to go ahead and post it:

1920 United States Federal Census

Name: William H Large
Age: 52
Birth Year: abt 1868
Birthplace: Kansas
Home in 1920: Hugo Ward 2, Choctaw, Oklahoma
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Ledia Large
Father's Birthplace: Kentucky
Mother's Birthplace: Missouri
Home Owned: Rent
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Household Members: Name & Age
William H Large 52
Ledia Large 39
May Harden 14

Then there is this one:

1880 United States Federal Census

Name: H. William Large
Age: 13
Birth Year: abt 1867
Birthplace: Kansas
Home in 1880: Maple Hill, Wabaunsee, Kansas
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: Agusta Messenger
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Name: E. Julia Messenger
Mother's Birthplace: Missouri
Occupation: At School
Household Members: Name Age
Agusta Messenger 23
E. Julia Messenger 35
C. Mary Large 15
H. William Large 13
E. Sarah Large 10
A. Charles Large 1

Tracing Julia, find her in 1900:

1900 United States Federal Census

Name: Julia Messinger
Age: 54
Birth Date: Oct 1845
Birthplace: Missouri
Home in 1900: Elk, Oklahoma, Oklahoma
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Birthplace: Maryland
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
Mother: number of living children: 5
Mother: How many children: 9
Household Members: Name & Age
Julia Messinger 54
Barbra Messinger 18
Robert M Messinger 17

This gives us Robert. He appears to be half-brother to William.

Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925

Name: Robert M Mesenger
Census Date: 1 Mar 1895
Residence County: Wabaunsee
Residence State: Kansas
Locality: Maple Hill
Birth Location: Missouri
Family Number: 5
Gender: Male
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1884
Race: White
Line: 29
Roll: v115_156
Household Member(s): Name & Age
A Mesenger 38
J E Mesenger 49
Barbary A Mesenger 13
Robert M Mesenger 11
Catharine Kemp 75

1910 United States Federal Census

Name: Robert M Messenger
Age in 1910: 27
Birth Year: abt 1883 [1883]
Birthplace: Missouri
Home in 1910: Oklahoma City Ward 8, Oklahoma, Oklahoma
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)[Head]
Marital Status: Single
Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's Name: Gula Edna Downing
Mother's Birthplace: Missouri
Household Members: Name & Age
Robert M Messenger 27
Gula Edna Downing 64

U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918

Name: Robert Manual Messenger
City: Oklahoma City
County: Oklahoma
State: Oklahoma
Birth Date: 22 Apr 1883
Race: White
Draft Board: 3

1920 United States Federal Census

Name: Robert M Messinger
Age: 36
Birth Year: abt 1884
Birthplace: Missouri
Home in 1920: Oklahoma City Ward 4, Oklahoma, Oklahoma
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital Status: Single
Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's Name: Julie Downing
Mother's Birthplace: Missouri
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name & Age
Julie Downing 75
Robert M Messinger 36


U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942

Name: Robert Manue Messinger
Birth Date: 22 Apr 1883
Birth Place: Sl Clair County, Missouri
Residence: Redding, California
Race: White

California, Death Index, 1940-1997

Name: Robert M Messenger
Social Security #: 563467300
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 22 Apr 1883
Birth Place: Missouri
Death Date: 21 Oct 1974
Death Place: Santa Clara

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1870 United States Federal Census

Name: William H Large
Age in 1870: 4
Birth Year: abt 1866
Birthplace: Kansas
Home in 1870: Douglass, Jackson, Kansas
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Mount Florence
Household Members: Name & Age
James Large 25
Julia Large 24
Mary C Large 6
William H Large 4
Sarah E Large 1

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James M. Large and Julia E. Hemp were married Douglass Twp, Jackson Co KS 6 Dec 1863

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Haven't seen the name Winona yet.

Let me know what you think and we can follow up from there.


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