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Re: Looking for family information

Posted: 1408888426000
Classification: Query
There is a 20 yr. gap in the census records [1880 - 1900] as the 1890 census was burned in the 1920's. Add 20 yrs to everyone's 1880 age for the 1900 census.

I’m not related to any member of this family.

1940 is the last available census at this time.

Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947
Name: Eva Luella Runnels
[Eva Luella Harp]
Birth Date: 30 Dec 1911
Birth Place: Macon, Ill
Death Date: 5 Jul 1947
Death Place: MT Vernon, Jefferson, Illinois
Burial Date: 8 Jul 1947
Burial Place: Blue Mound, Macon, Ill.
Cemetery Name: Macon
Death Age: 35
Occupation: Housekeeper
Race: White
Marital Status: M
Gender: Female
Street address: 1013 Herbert
Residence: MT. Vernon, Jefferson, Ill.
Father Name: Henry Harp
Father Birth Place: Ill.
Mother Name: Fannie Boyd
Mother Birth Place: Ill.
Spouse Name: Lonnie Henry Runnels

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Eva Luella Harrp Runnels
Birth: Dec. 30, 1911
Death: Jul. 5, 1947

Family links:
Lonnie Henry Runnels (1911 - 1958)

South Macon Township Cemetery
Macon County
Illinois, USA

1940 -
Name: Eva Runnells
Age: 28
Estimated birth year: abt 1912
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birthplace: Illinois
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Home in 1940: Rome, Jefferson, Illinois
Inferred Residence in 1935: Rome, Jefferson, Illinois
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Resident on farm in 1935: Yes
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 6th grade
Class of Worker: Unpaid family worker
Weeks Worked in 1939: 0
Income: 0
Income Other Sources: No

Lonnie Runnells 28, ILL - coal truck driver
Eva Runnells 28, ILL
Rosela Runnells 5m, ILL

Lonnie died in MO in 1958 -
Missouri Death Records
Death certificates for Missouri 1910-1963 deaths can be downloaded and printed out for FREE, at this site:

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1920 -
Name: Eva Harp
Age: 8
Birth Year: abt 1912
Birthplace: Illinois
Home in 1920: Ridge, Shelby, Illinois
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Marital Status: M
Father's Name: Henry Harp
Father's Birthplace: Illinois
Mother's name: Fannie Harp
Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
Attended School: Yes
Occupation: None

Henry Harp 34, ILL
Fannie Harp 34, ILL
May Harp 13, ILL
Herbert Harp 10, ILL
Eva Harp 8, ILL
Clara Harp 4, ILL
Ora Harp 1, ILL - dau

Lonnie Henry Runnels
Birth: Apr. 15, 1911
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 27, 1958
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

The Mt. Vernon Register-News, Monday, December 29, 1958
Lonnie Runnels Funeral Is Held Today At Dix
Funeral services for Lonnie Henry Runnels were held at 1 p. m. today at the Osborn Funeral Home in Dix, with Rev. Mr. Stringer of St. Louis officiating, and burial was in Kirk cemetery in Ina. Mr. Runnells, (sic.) of 2211 Miami street, St. Louis, died at 1:45 p. m. Friday in the St. Louis City Hospital. He was 47 years eight months and 11 days old. Mr. Runnels was born April 15, 1911 at Ina, the son of James and Cora (Pickett) Runnels. He was married to Eva Harrp, who died in 1945. Survivors include one son Larry Rumels of Arlington, Calif.; two daughters Rozella Runnels of Stonington, Ill., and Mrs. Sharon Miller of St. Louis; six brothers, Enos Runnels of Ferguson, Mo., Harl Runnels of St. Louis, Onnie Runnels of Burkley, Mo., Carson Runnels of Ferguson, Mo., Carl Runnels of Arlington, Calif., and Lawrence Runnels of Mattoon; and one sister, Mrs. Dicie Miller of St. Loius. Mr. Runnels, a welder, had lived in Jefferson county until the past seven yean during which he made his home in S t Louis. He was a member of the Penecostal church.

The Mt. Vernon Register-News, Tuesday, November 23, 1948
Settle $15,000 Suit Out of Court
Having been settled out of court, a $15,000 automobile accident suit was dismissed in circuit court here yesterday by Judge B. W. Eovaldl. The suit was Lonnic Henry Runnels, administrator of the estate of Eva Louella Runnels, deceased vs. Clyde Roney, James Winfree and Harry P. Voelkel. Eva Louella Runnels was fatally Injured in the accident which occurred on the Rynsky Hill, eight miles west of Mt. Vernon, on July 4, 1947. The suit was dismissed on motion of the plaintiff.

Family links:
James M. Runnels (1873 - 1942)
Cora Pickett Runnels (1880 - 1956)

Eva Luella Harrp Runnels (1911 - 1947)

Dewey Runnels (1902 - 1918)
Dicie M. Runnels Miller (1903 - 1971)
Lonnie Henry Runnels (1911 - 1958)
Lawrence Earl Runnels (1920 - 1972)

Kirk Cemetery
Jefferson County

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