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looking for siblings of Marion Lee Usher

looking for siblings of Marion Lee Usher

Posted: 6 Sep 2003 9:38PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: usher
Marion Lee Usher ( Iowa )
I am trying to find information on my biological father , Marion Usher . He was from Davenport, Iowa. Born on 2/19/21 . He married my mother, Lois J. Foust from Cardington, Ohio. They were married in Las Vegas, Nv. on 5/5/47 . Divorced in 1952. I was born in Marion, Ohio on 9/26/49 . I know he passed away in Riverside, Ca. in 1988 . This is all the info I can find on this man. Can anyone help me or point me in the right direction? Any advice would be helpfull. I'm looking for any sibling's I may have or family members. I live in Oklahoma. My email is Anthony@brightok.net . Name is Anthony R. Bortz, or you can email my friend at kmartin910@comcast.net Thanks so much .

Re: looking for siblings of Marion Lee Usher

Posted: 27 Jun 2004 11:41PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 20 Nov 2004 11:22PM GMT
Surnames: Usher, Ruggles
siblings found:

MARION LEE USHER
Male


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Event(s):
Birth: 19 MAR 1921 Adel, Dallas, Iowa

Christening:
Death: JUL 1999

Burial:


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Parents:
Father: PERRY ALONZO USHER Family
Mother: EVA LEOTA RUGGLESS
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MARION LEE USHER
Male


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Event(s):
Birth: 19 MAR 1921 Adel, Dallas, Iowa

Christening:
Death: JUL 1999

Burial:


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Parents:
Father: PERRY ALONZO USHER Family
Mother: EVA LEOTA RUGGLES
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Marion Lee USHER
Birth Date: 19 Mar 1921
Death Date: Jul 1988
Social Security Number: 485-07-6350
State or Territory Where Number Was Issued: Iowa

Death Residence Localities
ZIP Code: 92226
Localities: Blythe, Riverside, California

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Your father's mother is Eva Leota Ruggless/Ruggles. Here is a possible connection for her side of the family 2 messages:
http://boards.ancestry.com/mbexec?htx=message&r=rw&p...
http://boards.ancestry.com/mbexec?htx=message&r=rw&p...
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On Eva Ruggles, your paternal grandmother:
Name: Eva Ruggles
Sex: F
Birth: ABT. 1889

Father: Marion Ruggles
Mother: Ingabee Malissa Brandenburgh
[so, your father was named after his mother's father, your great-grandfather, Marion Ruggles]

Marriage 1 ---- Durlin

Marriage 2 Perry Usher
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Eva's father, Marion Ruggles:
Name: Marion Ruggles
Sex: M

Father: James Ruggles , Jr.
Mother: Katherine Kelly

Marriage 1 Ingabee Malissa Brandenburgh
Children
George Ruggles
Marjorie Ruggles
Lee Ruggles
Algern Ruggles
Martha Ruggles
Eva Ruggles b: ABT. 1889
Ethel May Ruggles b: 22 SEP 1891
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3 of your father's siblings:
Name: Perry USHER
Sex: M
Birth: Abt 1889
Change Date: 1 NOV 2002 at 18:40:25

Marriage 1 Eva Leota RUGGLESS b: 1889 in Iowa
Children
Barbara USHER
Algern USHER
Rachel USHER
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the next list of siblings includes your father. his name was added by the same person who sent the msg, above; the addition was made in March 2004 by Steven Walker:
Name: Perry USHER
Sex: M
Birth: Abt 1889
Change Date: 1 NOV 2002 at 18:40:25

Marriage 1 Eva Leota RUGGLESS b: 1889 in Iowa
Children
Barbara USHER
Marion USHER
Algern USHER
Rachel USHER
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same submitter, adding two dates in late May 2004:
Name: Perry USHER
Sex: M
Birth: Abt 1889
Change Date: 1 NOV 2002 at 18:40:25

Marriage 1 Eva Leota RUGGLESS b: 1889 in Iowa
Children
Barbara USHER b: 27 FEB 1918 in Iowa
Marion USHER
Algern USHER b: 3 SEP 1921 in Iowa
Rachel USHER
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IMPORTANT NOTE: MARION USHER, same submitter:
http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:28982...
ID: I148
Name: Barbara USHER
Sex: F
Birth: 27 FEB 1918 in Iowa
Death: 15 FEB 1996 in Denver,CO
Note:
Barbara's death is recorded in the Social Security Death Index. It is recorded under her married name, Jacques. Barbara B. Jacques, Soc. Sec. # 523-62-1599

Barbara, Marion and Algern Usher are in the 1930 U. S. Federal Census. The census taker mispelled Algern's name as Algren. They were in the Iowa Soldiers Orphans Home in Davenport, Iowa at the time of the census. Although the census form list the occupants at 2800 Eastern Avenue in Davenport as "Inmate"s, this place was an orphanage not a jail. The residents were all orphans, all children 18 years old or younger.
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On Algern Usher, same submitter:
ID: I149
Name: Algern USHER
Sex: M
Birth: 3 SEP 1921 in Iowa
Death: 10 JUN 1984 in Imperial,California
Note:
Algern's death is recorded in the California Death Index, 1940-1997. This database includes his date of birth, birthplace, date of death and place of death. It can be accessed at Ancestry.com - California Death Index, 1940-1997.

Algern Usher is my grandmother's (Dorothy Durlin's) half brother on her mother's side. My grandmother also had six half brothers and sisters on her father's side.

Algern Usher's social security # was 482 24 4937
Change Date: 19 MAY 2004 at 21:26:09

Father: Perry USHER b: Abt 1889
Mother: Eva Leota RUGGLESS b: 1889 in Iowa

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You might want to get in touch with Steven Walker (click on that long message link, above), actively researching that line.
kathy c.

Iowa Soldiers' Orphans' Home, Davenport, IA

Posted: 28 Jun 2004 12:33AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 20 Nov 2004 11:22PM GMT
Surnames: Usher
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