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Selected Families and Individuals


Duncan Robertson was born about 1828 in Glasgow, Scotland. He died on 30 Dec 1867 in Bellflower, McLean, Illinois. Duncan married Margaret Nicholson on 20 May 1851 in , , Scotland.

Margaret Nicholson was born about 1832 in Isle of Skye, Scotland. She died on 8 Oct 1865 in Bellflower, McLean, Illinois. Margaret married Duncan Robertson on 20 May 1851 in , , Scotland.

They had the following children.

  F i Jennie Alice Robertson was born on 29 Apr 1855. She died on 28 Oct 1949.

Charles Walter Chambers [Parents] was born on 1 Nov 1872 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois. He died on 13 Apr 1964 in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri. He was buried 1 in Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, McLean, Illinois. Charles married Lelia Grace Downing on 23 Jun 1896 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois.

Charles was counted in a census on 23 Jun 1880 in Chenoa, McLean Co., Illinois (ED 178, Pg 546D, Sht 40). He was counted in a census on 16 Jun 1900 in Chenoa Twp., McLean Co., Illinois (ED 98, Sht. 7B, Pg. 9 ). He was counted in a census on 20 Apr 1910 in Chenoa Twp., McLean Co., Illinois (ED 96, Pg. 77, Sht 6B). He was counted in a census on 5 Jan 1920 in Bloomington., McLean Co., Illinois (ED 92, Sht# 4B). He resided in 1930 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. Charles Walter Chambers registered for the draft in 1917/1918 in McLean, Illinois, United States.

Lelia Grace Downing [Parents] was born on 11 Jul 1877 in Hannibal, Marion, Missouri. She died on 21 Oct 1949 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois. She was buried 1 in Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, McLean, Illinois. Lelia married Charles Walter Chambers on 23 Jun 1896 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois.

Lelia was counted in a census on 4 Jun 1880 in Chillicothe Twp., Livingston Co., Missouri (ED 167, Pg 111D, Sht# 8). She was counted in a census on 16 Jun 1900 in Chenoa Twp., McLean Co., Illinois (ED 98, Sht. 7B, Pg. 9 ). She was counted in a census on 20 Apr 1910 in Chenoa Twp., McLean Co., Illinois (ED 96, Pg. 77, Sht 6B). She was counted in a census on 5 Jan 1920 in Bloomington., McLean Co., Illinois (ED 92, Sht# 4B). She resided in 1930 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States.

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They had the following children.

  M i
Walter Byron Chambers was born on 18 Oct 1898 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois. He died on 29 Jun 1921 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois. He was buried in Park Hill Cemetery - Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois.

Walter was counted in a census on 16 Jun 1900 in Chenoa Twp., McLean Co., Illinois (ED 98, Sht. 7B, Pg. 9 ). He was counted in a census on 20 Apr 1910 in Chenoa Twp., McLean Co., Illinois (ED 96, Pg. 77, Sht 6B). He was counted in a census on 5 Jan 1920 in Bloomington., McLean Co., Illinois (ED 92, Sht# 4B).
  F ii Helen Margaret Chambers was born on 13 Aug 1903. She died on 15 Sep 2001.
  M iii Paul Gaylord Chambers was born on 19 Oct 1905. He died on 27 May 1966.
  F iv
Lillian Merly Chambers was born on 6 Jul 1910 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois. She died on 8 Jul 2004 in Saint Louis, Missouri.

Lillian resided in 1920 in Bloomington Precinct 2, McLean, Illinois, United States. She resided in 1930 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States.

Gerald Ray Green was born about 1888 in , , Illinois. He died. Gerald married Edith Alberta Downing about 1917.

Edith Alberta Downing [Parents] was born on 3 Apr 1888 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois. She died on 21 Jul 1968 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois. She was buried on 23 Jul 1968 in Park Hill Cemetery - Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois. Edith married Gerald Ray Green about 1917.

Edith was counted in a census on 13 Jun 1900 in Bloomington Twp., McLean Co., IL (ED 85, Pg 191, Sht 15B). She was counted in a census on 22 Apr 1910 in Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois (ED 93, Sht 13A, Pg. 293, 7th Ward).

Other marriages:
Hawkins, Herbert


Herbert Hawkins died. Herbert married Edith Alberta Downing on 2 Aug 1960 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois.

Edith Alberta Downing [Parents] was born on 3 Apr 1888 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois. She died on 21 Jul 1968 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois. She was buried on 23 Jul 1968 in Park Hill Cemetery - Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois. Edith married Herbert Hawkins on 2 Aug 1960 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois.

Edith was counted in a census on 13 Jun 1900 in Bloomington Twp., McLean Co., IL (ED 85, Pg 191, Sht 15B). She was counted in a census on 22 Apr 1910 in Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois (ED 93, Sht 13A, Pg. 293, 7th Ward).

Other marriages:
Green, Gerald Ray


Howard Bruce Butler was born on 9 Jun 1889 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. He died on 20 May 1954 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. He was buried in 1954 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. Howard married Nellie Leona Downing on 23 Jun 1910 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States.

Howard was counted in a census on 15 Jun 1900 in Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois (ED 84, Pg. 175, Sht. 19A, Ward 3). He was counted in a census on 12 Jan 1920 in Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois (ED 104, Sht 10A, Pg. 19, 14th Pct.). He resided in 1910 in Bloomington Ward 3, McLean, Illinois, United States. He resided in 1930 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. He resided in 1940 in Ward 7, Bloomington, Bloomington City Township, McLean, Illinois, United States. Howard Bruce Butler registered for the draft in 1942 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. Howard Bruce Butler registered for the draft in 1917 in McLean, Illinois, United States.

Nellie Leona Downing [Parents] was born on 30 Nov 1890 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois. She died on 11 Jan 1970 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois. She was buried 1 on 13 Jan 1970 in Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, McLean, Illinois. Nellie married Howard Bruce Butler on 23 Jun 1910 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States.

Nellie was counted in a census on 13 Jun 1900 in Bloomington Twp., McLean Co., IL (ED 85, Pg 191, Sht 15B). She was counted in a census on 22 Apr 1910 in Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois (ED 93, Sht 13A, Pg. 293, 7th Ward). She was counted in a census on 12 Jan 1920 in Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois (ED 104, Sht 10A, Pg. 19, 14th Pct.). She resided in 1930 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. She resided in 1940 in Ward 7, Bloomington, Bloomington City Township, McLean, Illinois, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Alice Aline Butler was born on 15 Oct 1911 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois. She died on 13 Nov 1916 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois. She was buried 1 on 13 Nov 1916 in Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, McLean, Illinois.
  F ii Lelia Ruth Butler was born on 21 Jul 1914. She died on 31 Jan 1990.
  F iii
Marjorie Bell Butler was born on 16 Jan 1917 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois. She died on 5 Aug 2000 in Canton, Fulton, Illinois. She was buried 1 on 11 Aug 2000 in Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, McLean, Illinois.

Marjorie was counted in a census on 12 Jan 1920 in Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois (ED 104, Sht 10A, Pg. 19, 14th Pct.). She resided in 1930 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. She resided in 1940 in Ward 7, Bloomington, Bloomington City Township, McLean, Illinois, United States.
  F iv Hazel Mae Butler was born on 7 Apr 1918. She died in Feb 1978.

Virgil Lee Downing [Parents] was born 1 on 13 Aug 1893 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois. He died on 7 May 1987 in , Phelps, Missouri. He was buried 2 on 10 May 1987 in Broadway Baptist Cemetery, Maries, Missouri. Virgil married Frieda E. Zbinden in 1915.

Virgil was counted in a census on 13 Jun 1900 in Bloomington Twp., McLean Co., IL (ED 85, Pg 191, Sht 15B). He was counted in a census on 22 Apr 1910 in Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois (ED 93, Sht 13A, Pg. 293, 7th Ward). He was counted in a census on 3 Jan 1920 in Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois (ED 103, Sht 2B, Pg. 2, 13th Pct.). He resided in 1940 in Tract SLC49, Richmond Heights, Jefferson Township, St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Virgil Lee Downing registered for the draft in 1917/1918 in McLean, Illinois, United States.

Other marriages:
, Vivian Ruth

Frieda E. Zbinden was born in Jan 1894 in Illinois. She died before 1972. Frieda married Virgil Lee Downing in 1915.

Frieda resided in 1900 in ED 89 Bloomington Township Bloomington city Ward 5, McLean, Illinois, United States. She resided in 1920 in Bloomington Precinct 13, McLean, Illinois, United States. She resided in 1940 in Tract SLC49, Richmond Heights, Jefferson Township, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
Virgil Lee Downing Jr. was born on 2 Oct 1920 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois. He died on 15 Jul 1990 in Florissant, St. Louis, Missouri.

Virgil resided in 1930 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. He resided in 1940 in Tract SLC49, Richmond Heights, Jefferson Township, St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Virgil Lee Downing Jr. registered for the draft in 15 Feb 1942 in Richmond Heights, , Missouri, United States. He served in the military on 21 Oct 1942 in Jefferson Barracks, Missouri, United States.

William Henry Chambers was born on 25 Dec 1849 in Newton, Camden, New Jersey. He died on 9 May 1927 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois. He was buried on 11 May 1927 in Chenoa Cemetery, Chenoa, McLean, Illinois. William married Mary Ann Hargadine on 8 Mar 1870 in Pontiac, Livingston, Illinois.

William resided in 1850 in Newton, Camden, New Jersey, United States. He resided in 1880 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois, United States. He resided in 1900 in Chenoa Township Chenoa city Ward 1-3, McLean, Illinois, United States. He resided in 1910 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois, United States. He was counted in a census on 24 Jul 1860 in Pike Twp., Livingston Co., Illinois (Pg. 873, Sht 183). He was counted in a census on 17 Aug 1870 in Chenoa Twp., McLean Co., Illinois (Pg. 286, Sht 19).

Mary Ann Hargadine was born on 5 Jan 1850 in Medina, Peoria, Illinois. She died on 20 Dec 1912 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois. She was buried on 21 Dec 1912 in Chenoa Cemetery, Chenoa, McLean, Illinois. Mary married William Henry Chambers on 8 Mar 1870 in Pontiac, Livingston, Illinois.

Mary was counted in a census on 26 Sep 1850 in Peoria Co., Illinois (Pg. 226). She was counted in a census on 11 Jun 1860 in Medina, Peoria Co., Illinois (Page 401, Sht 32). She was counted in a census on 17 Aug 1870 in Chenoa Twp., McLean Co., Illinois (Pg. 286, Sht 19). She was counted in a census on 23 Jun 1880 in Chenoa, McLean Co., Illinois (ED 178, Pg 546D, Sht 40). She was counted in a census on 18 Jun 1900 in Chenoa Twp., McLean Co., IL (ED 98, Sht 10B). She was counted in a census on 21 Apr 1910 in Chenoa Twp., McLean Co., Illinois (ED 96, Pg 76, Sht 7A, 2nd Ward).

They had the following children.

  M i Charles Walter Chambers was born on 1 Nov 1872. He died on 13 Apr 1964.

Herbert C. Rediger died. Herbert married Helen Margaret Chambers in 1927.

Helen Margaret Chambers [Parents] was born on 13 Aug 1903 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois. She died on 15 Sep 2001 in St. Petersbury, Pinellas, Florida. She was buried on 19 Sep 2001 in Memorial Park Cemetery -St. Petersburg, Pinellas Co., Florida. Helen married Herbert C. Rediger in 1927.

Helen was counted in a census on 20 Apr 1910 in Chenoa Twp., McLean Co., Illinois (ED 96, Pg. 77, Sht 6B). She was counted in a census on 5 Jan 1920 in Bloomington., McLean Co., Illinois (ED 92, Sht# 4B).


Paul Gaylord Chambers [Parents] was born on 19 Oct 1905 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois. He died on 27 May 1966 in Orange, Orange, California. Paul married Mabel E. "Mabel" about 1926.

Paul resided in 1910 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois, United States. He resided in 1920 in Bloomington Precinct 2, McLean, Illinois, United States. He resided in 1930 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. He resided in 1940 in Lafayette, Fairfield Township, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States.

Other marriages:
Smith, Elouise Geraldine

Mabel E. "Mabel" died on 29 Jan 1930 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois. Mabel married Paul Gaylord Chambers about 1926.


Paul Gaylord Chambers [Parents] was born on 19 Oct 1905 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois. He died on 27 May 1966 in Orange, Orange, California. Paul married Elouise Geraldine Smith on 10 Dec 1930 in Eureka, Woodford, Illinois.

Paul resided in 1910 in Chenoa, McLean, Illinois, United States. He resided in 1920 in Bloomington Precinct 2, McLean, Illinois, United States. He resided in 1930 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. He resided in 1940 in Lafayette, Fairfield Township, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States.

Other marriages:
, Mabel E.

Elouise Geraldine Smith was born on 6 Jul 1910 in Dawson, Sangamon, Illinois. She died on 26 Apr 1990 in Escondido, San Diego, California. Elouise married Paul Gaylord Chambers on 10 Dec 1930 in Eureka, Woodford, Illinois.

Elouise resided in 1920 in Bloomington Precinct 3, McLean, Illinois, United States. She resided in 1930 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. She resided in 1940 in Lafayette, Fairfield Township, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
Paul Gaylord Chambers was born in 1932 in Illinois, United States. He died.
  F ii
Shearon L Chambers was born about 1933 in Illinois, United States. She died.
  M iii
Kenneth Byron Chambers was born on 3 Jul 1934 in Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana, United States. He died.
  M iv
Robert J Chambers was born about 1937 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States. He died.

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