Patrick LORAN and Ellen HEAVICAW. m. Florence Myrtle MCGRADY.
Sons: James, John, Patrick Jr., and Martin Edward.
Martin Edward LORAN (aka Ed) b. 7 May 1886, d. 1931, m. 20 Jun 1912 (Sterling, IL) to Florence Myrtle MCGRADY (aka Myrtle, aka Myrt), b. 7 Apr 1888, d. 25 June 1965
Ed and Myrt had three daughter: Florence Evelyn (aka F. Evelyn, aka Evelyn)b. 17 Sept. 1913; Ruth Elizabeth b. 28 Nov 1914;
Helen Cathrine (aka Kate)b. 10 Mar 1919.
LORAN is supposedly French as Evelyn was nicnamed "Frenchie" in high school.
Any info appreciated.