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|MACPHERSON, Hannah Ethel
MACPHERSON, Hannah Ethel 1 2
- Born: Jul 1878, Eagle Point, Ogle County, Illinois
- Marriage: STRAKA, Charles in 1896 in Ogle County, Illinois
Hannah married Charles STRAKA in 1896 in Ogle County, Illinois. (Charles STRAKA was born in Aug 1875 in Iowa.)
1880 US Census (District 147, Eagle Point, Ogle County, Illinois). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Mason C. MacPherson (age 49, b. PA), wife Mary L. (age 44, b. IL) and children Charles W. (age 18, b. IL), Pearson S. (age 17, b. IL), Harry (age 16, b. IL), Mary J. (age 11, b. IL), Elmer (age 9, b. IL), Sadie (age 4, b. IL) and Hannah E. (age 1, b. IL), living in Eagle Point, Illinois. Also in the household is Mason's brother, Charles MacPherson (age 28, b. PA) listed as a "laborer," Mary E. Neady (age 18, b. PA) listed as a "servant," and David N. Johnston (age 30, b. PA) listed as a "boarder" and "school teacher." Mason is listed as a "M.D." Mason indicates that his father was born in New Jersey and his mother in Pennsylvania. Living next door is Jerome Holroyd and his family, who is Mary's cousin (son of Emmit Shoemaker).
1900 US Census (District 13, Elkhorn Grove, Carroll County, Illinois). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Charles Straka (age 24, b. IA), wife Ethel [MacPherson] (age 21, b. IL) and son Mason (age 6 mos, b. IL), living in Elkhorn Grove, Illinois. Also in the household is Ethel's sister, Laura MacPherson (age 18, b. IL). Charles is listed as a "station agent," and indicates that both his parents were born in Germany. Living next door is Ethel's aunt, Laura Violet [Shoemaker] Buswell, and living two houses away is Ethel's brother, Walter MacPherson and his family.