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1900 US Federal Census

Oliver Morton Evans (Close)Age: 61 years18861947

Name
Oliver Morton Evans (Close)
Birth March 28, 1886
Publication: Period, WW1
Publication: Period, WW11
Death of a sisterMartha (Mattie) Evans (Close)
March 28, 1889 (Age 3 years)
Census 1900 US Fed 1900 (Age 13 years)
Note: Living with parents and family at Decatur, Illinois.
Death of a motherNancy Hicks
December 27, 1904 (Age 18 years)
Burial of a motherNancy Hicks
after December 27, 1904 (Age 18 years)
Note: https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=47842034
Census 1910 US Fed 1910 (Age 23 years)
Note: Living with father and family at Decatur, Illinois. Brass Polisher.
Death of a fatherJohn D Close
September 30, 1916 (Age 30 years)
Note:

Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947

Name: John D. Evans Birth Date: 30 Jul 1840 Birth Place: Ohio Death Date: 30 Sep 1916 Death Place: Decatur, Macon, Illinois Burial Date: 1 Oct 1916 Cemetery Name: Greenwood Death Age: 76 Occupation: Retired Farmer Race: White Marital Status: W Gender: Male Father Name: William Evans Father Birth Place: West Virginia Mother Name: Martha Close Mother Birth Place: Ohio

NOTE: Father William Evans (his maternal grandfather, John Williams Evans). Mother Martha Close (nee Martha Evans)

Burial of a fatherJohn D Close
October 1, 1916 (Age 30 years)
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Milit-Beg September 12, 1918 (Age 32 years)
Publication: Period, WW1
Note: Drafted into the US Armed Forces.
Census 1920 US Fed 1920 (Age 33 years)
Note: Living with wife Madeline and family at Decatur, Illinois. Machinist.
Census 1930 US Fed 1930 (Age 43 years)
Note: Living with wife Madeline and family at Decatur, Illinois. Machinist.
Death of a brotherHenry Thomas Evans (Close)
October 20, 1939 (Age 53 years)
Note:

Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947

Name: Henry Thomas Evans Birth Date: 21 May 1877 Birth Place: Perry Co , Ind Death Date: 20 Oct 1939 Death Place: Decatur, Macon, Illinois Burial Date: 22 Oct 1939 Burial Place: Oakley, Macon, Ill. Cemetery Name: West Frantz Death Age: 62 Occupation: None Race: White Marital Status: M Gender: Male Residence: Cerro Gordo, Ill., Oakley, Macon, Illinois Father Name: John D. Evans Father Birth Place: Marn Co., Ohio Mother Name: Nancy Hicks Mother Birth Place: Perry Co., Ind. Spouse Name: Etta Evans

Burial of a brotherHenry Thomas Evans (Close)
October 22, 1939 (Age 53 years)
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Census 1940 US Fed 1940 (Age 53 years)
Note:

Living with wife Madeline at Decatur, Illinois. Machinist.

Daughter Elizabeth and husband are also present.

Milit-Beg April 27, 1942 (Age 56 years)
Publication: Period, WW11
Note: Drafted into the US Armed Forces.

Note

Note: NOTE: Due to a name change further up this branch of the tree, he really should be a Close rather than Evans.
Death November 7, 1947 (Age 61 years)
Note:

Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947

Name: Oliver M. Evans Birth Date: 28 Mar 1886 Birth Place: Perry County, Indiana Death Date: 7 Nov 1947 Death Place: Decatur, Macon, Illinois Burial Date: 10 Nov 1947 Burial Place: Decatur, Macon, Illinois Cemetery Name: Fairlawn Death Age: 61 Race: White Marital Status: M Gender: Male Father Name: John D. Evans Father Birth Place: Marietta, Ohio Mother Name: Nancy Hicks Mother Birth Place: Perry County, Indiana Spouse Name: Madeleine Weidman

Burial November 10, 1947 (3 days after death)
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mother
Marriage: October 18, 1868Perry County, Indiana, America
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
1880 US Federal CensusHenry Thomas Evans (Close)
Birth: May 21, 1877Tobin, Perry County, Indiana, America
Death: October 20, 1939Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, America
3 years
elder sister
1880 US Federal CensusMartha (Mattie) Evans (Close)
Birth: about 1879Tobin, Perry County, Indiana, America
Death: March 28, 1889Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, America
3 years
elder sister
22 months
elder brother
3 years
himself
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Family with Madeline Weidman - View this family
himself
wife
son
Robert Francis Evans (Close)
daughter
Elizabeth Nancy Evans (Close)

BirthJohn D Close (1840) 1900 US Federal Census, Census Type: 1900 US Federal Census, Census Place: Decatur, Macon County, Illinois
BirthOliver Morton Close (1886) WW1 US Draft Card, Record Type: WW1 US Draft Card, Name Of Person: Oliver Morton Close
Publication: Period, WW1
BirthOliver Morton Close (1886) WW11 US Draft Card, Record Type: WW11 US Draft Card, Name Of Person: Oliver Morton Close
Publication: Period, WW11
Census 1900 US FedJohn D Close (1840) 1900 US Federal Census, Census Type: 1900 US Federal Census, Census Place: Decatur, Macon County, Illinois
Census 1910 US FedJohn D Close (1840) 1910 US Federal Census, Census Type: 1910 US Federal Census, Census Place: Decatur, Macon County, Illinois
Milit-BegOliver Morton Close (1886) WW1 US Draft Card, Record Type: WW1 US Draft Card, Name Of Person: Oliver Morton Close
Publication: Period, WW1
Census 1920 US FedOliver Morton Close (1886) 1920 US Federal Census, Census Type: 1920 US Federal Census, Census Place: Decatur, Macon County, Illinois
Census 1930 US FedOliver Morton Close (1886) 1930 US Federal Census, Census Type: 1930 US Federal Census, Census Place: Decatur, Macon County, Illinois
Census 1940 US FedOliver Morton Close (1886) 1940 US Federal Census, Census Type: 1940 US Federal Census, Census Place: Decatur, Macon County, Illinois
Milit-BegOliver Morton Close (1886) WW11 US Draft Card, Record Type: WW11 US Draft Card, Name Of Person: Oliver Morton Close
Publication: Period, WW11
Census 1900 US Fed

Living with parents and family at Decatur, Illinois.

Census 1910 US Fed

Living with father and family at Decatur, Illinois. Brass Polisher.

Milit-Beg

Drafted into the US Armed Forces.

Census 1920 US Fed

Living with wife Madeline and family at Decatur, Illinois. Machinist.

Census 1930 US Fed

Living with wife Madeline and family at Decatur, Illinois. Machinist.

Census 1940 US Fed

Living with wife Madeline at Decatur, Illinois. Machinist.

Daughter Elizabeth and husband are also present.

Milit-Beg

Drafted into the US Armed Forces.

Note

NOTE: Due to a name change further up this branch of the tree, he really should be a Close rather than Evans.

Death

Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947

Name: Oliver M. Evans Birth Date: 28 Mar 1886 Birth Place: Perry County, Indiana Death Date: 7 Nov 1947 Death Place: Decatur, Macon, Illinois Burial Date: 10 Nov 1947 Burial Place: Decatur, Macon, Illinois Cemetery Name: Fairlawn Death Age: 61 Race: White Marital Status: M Gender: Male Father Name: John D. Evans Father Birth Place: Marietta, Ohio Mother Name: Nancy Hicks Mother Birth Place: Perry County, Indiana Spouse Name: Madeleine Weidman

Burial

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