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1) Sarah Matilda Cook:
                born 06 Jan 1867 Edgar Co., IL; 
                died 14 Nov 1948 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO; death certificateobituary
                cause of death: abdominal malignancy type undetermined; 
                buried Mt Vernon Cemetery, Atchison Co, KS; tombstone photo
                census records for Sarah
                married Joseph Nelson Hughes on 03 Jan 1886 Nodaway Co, MO 
                         (born 09 or 16 Feb 1865 Muscatine Co, IA; 
                         died 09 Feb 1938 Buchanan Co, MO; death certificate
                         cause of death: carcinoma of throat; 
                         buried Mt Vernon Cemetery, Atchison Co, KS; tombstone photo
                         son of John A Hughes and Mary Samantha Becknell)
                marriage record for Sarah and Joseph;
                children: 
                    1) Josie Ethel Hughes - born 27 Sep 1886 MO; 
                            died 18 Feb 1923; 
                            census records for Josie
;  
                            Josie married (1) Jesse Milbourne Coburn on 01 Jan 1902 Nodaway Co, MO 
                                    (born 30 Jan 1882 Maryville, Nodaway, MO; 
                                    died 25 Sep 1948 St Francois Co, MO; death certificate
                                    cause of death: supposed overdose of morphine for pain of prostatic carcinoma; 
                                    buried Doe Run Memorial Cemetery, Doe Run, St Francois, MO; tombstone photo;
                                    WWI draft registration cardSocial Security record;  
                                    signature:

                                    ;

                                    son of Owen Coburn and Mary E Touhey (born May 1846 OH);
                                   Jesse married (2) Eliza Jane Johns on 27 Jul 1918 Jackson Co, MO)
                            marriage record for Josie and Jesse;
                            divorced or separated by 1919;
                            children: 
                                1) unknown Coburn - born after 1900; died by 1910; likely buried Nodaway Co, MO
                                2) Mildred Gladys Coburn - born 23 Dec 1903 Maryville, Nodaway, MO; 
                                        died 18 May 1986 Farmington, St Francois, MO; obituary;
                                        buried Doe Run Memorial Cemetery, Doe Run, St Francois, MO; tombstone photo;
                                        census records for Mildred;
                                        married Henry Raymond Ely c. 1922
                                                        (born 01 Jan 1900 Atchinson, Atchinson, KS;
                                                        died 15 Dec 1974 Farmington, St Francois, MO; obituary;
                                                        buried Doe Run Memorial Cemetery, Doe Run, St Francois, MO; tombstone photo;
                                                        WWI draft registration card; signature:

                                                         ;

                                                         son of George Washington Ely (25 May 1870-12 Jan 1950; buried
                                                        Doe Run Memorial Cemetery, Doe Run, St Francois, MO; tombstone photo)
and Selina Martin
);
                                        children: 
                                           1) Melvin George Ely - born 08 Oct 1923 Atchinson, Atchinson, KS; 
                                                    died 08 Jun 1989 Farmington, St Francois, MO; obituaries;
                                                    buried Doe Run Memorial Cemetery, Doe Run, St Francois, MO; tombstone photo;
                                                    census records for Melvin;
                                                    Melvin married (1) Joyce Shannon in Nov 1946 (living?);
                                                    children:
                                                        1) James R Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                        2) Rick D Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                        3) Roger D Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                        4) Melvin E Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                    Me
lvin married (2) Doris Virginia Hughes on 25 Feb 1945 Suadia, Iron, MI
                                                             (born 25 Feb 1945 Desloge, St Francois, MO;
                                                             died 13 Mar 2005;
                                                             Social Security record
;
                                                             daughter of Jason Hughes and Ruth Pannebecker);
                                                    marriage record for Melvin and Doris;
                                                    divorced;
                                                    children?

                                           2) Henry Raymond Jr Ely - born 08 Oct 1925 St Francois Co, MO; 
                                                    died 24 Nov 1980 Poplar Bluff, Butler, MO; obituary;
                                                    buried Doe Run Memorial Cemetery, Doe Run, St Francois, MO; tombstone photo;
                                                    Social Security record; census records for Henry
                                                    Henry married (1) Lula Marie Barnes
                                                               (born 06 Nov 1927 St Francois Co, MO;
                                                               died 26 Sep 1974 St Louis, St Louis, MO; obituary;
                                                               buried Doe Run Memorial Cemetery, Doe Run, St Francois, MO; tombstone photo;
                                                               daughter of John Barnes and Annie Chapman);
                                                    children:
                                                         1) Danny Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                         2) Terry Michael Ely - living?;
                                                                  Terry married (1) Renee ____ (living?; Renee married (2) Mike Pritchett);
                                                                  children:
                                                                      1) Terry Michael II Ely - born 15 Jun 1971 Farmington, St Francois, MO;
                                                                                died 24 Nov 2001; obituaries;
                                                                                buried Doe Run Memorial Cemetery, Doe Run, St Francois, MO; tombstone photo;
                                                                                married?;
                                                                                children:
                                                                                     1) Dane Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                                                     2) Dustin Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                                      2) Jason Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                                  Terry married (2) Diane ____ (living?);
                                                         3) Sandra Ely - living?; married Clyde Hoehn (living?); children?
                                                         4) Patricia Ann Ely - born 23 May 1951 Bonne Terre, St Francois, MO;
                                                                  died 23 Feb 2006 Farmington, St Francois, MO
; obituary
                                                                  buried Sunset Hill Cemetery, Potosi, Washington, MO; tombstone photo;
                                                                  Social Security record;  
                                                                  Patricia married (1) Jacob Jones (living?);
                                                                  children:
                                                                        1) Melba Jones - living?; married James William Mester (living?);
                                                                                   children:
                                                                                       1) Zachary Mester - living?; married?; children?
                                                                                       2) Matthew Mester - living?; married?; children?
                                                                  Patricia married (2) Donald Edward Declue on 10 Jan 1976
                                                                               (born 17 Jan 1937;
                                                                               died 05 Jul 2000 Washington Co, M
O; obituary;
                                                                               buried Sunset Hill Cemetery, Potosi, Washington, MO; tombstone photo);
                                                                  children?
                                                         5) Ronald D "Ronnie" Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                         6) Billy DeWayne Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                         7) Robert Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                         8) Debra J Ely - living?; married Jeffrey F Graves (living?); children?
                                                         9) Cheryl Ely - living?; married William C "Bill" Gaffney (living?); children?
                                                       10) Karen L Ely - living?; married Leonard R Hilleman (living?); children?
                                                       11) Dennis R Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                       12) Tammara R Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                    Henry married (2) Edith Bertha Taylor 
                                                               (born 24 Mar 1918 Biggers, Randolph, AR;
                                                               died 23 Aug 1999;
                                                               buried Garden of Memories, Sikeston, Scott, MO; tombstone photo
                                                               Social Security record
;
                                                               daughter of Lewis Taylor and Peggy Gamble);
                                                    children?
                                           3) Ethel Letty Ely - living?; census records for Ethel;  
                                                    Lettie married (1) Eugene Clarence Huff on 11 Aug 1948
                                                                 (born 27 Jun 1916 Roselle, Madison, MO;
                                                                 died 24 Apr 1975 Ness City, Ness, KS; obituary;
                                                                 buried Ness City Cemetery, Ness City, Ness, KS;
                                                                 son of Everett Huff and Mable ____);
                                                    children:
                                                         1) Gary Eugene Huff - living?; married?; children?
                                                         2) Nancy L Huff - living?; married?; children?
                                                         3) Janet Elaine Huff - living?; married?; children?
                                                    Lettie married (2) Henry Lawrence Whipple on 18 Apr 1987
                                                               (born 12 Mar 1926 Beeler, Ness, KS;
                                                               died 03 May 1992 Great Bend, Barton, KS; obituary;
                                                               buried Fairmount Cemetery, Jetmore, Hodgeman, KS; tombstone photo;
                                                               Social Security record;
                                                               son of James B Whipple (1899-1992) and Winnifred Burks (1899-1978);
                                                               James and Winnifred buried Fairmount Cemetery, Jetmore, Hodgeman, KS; tombstone photo
);
                                                    children?
                                           4) Howard Gale Ely - born 28 Feb 1928; 
                                                    died 02 Oct 1948 Ironton, Iron, MO; death certificate
                                                    cause of death: acute bilateral bronchial pneumonia; 
                                                    buried Doe Run Memorial Cemetery, Doe Run, St Francois, MO; tombstone photo;
                                                    census records for Howard;
                                           5) Frank Coburn Ely - born 01 Jul 1930 Farmington, St Francois, MO;
                                                    died 14 Mar 2013 Rock Springs, Sweetwater, WY
; obituary; cremated;
                                                    census records for Frank;  
                                                    Frank married (1) Mary Lee Sikes in 1950 Farmington, St Francois, MO (living?);
                                                    divorced;
                                                    children:
                                                         1) Randy Joe Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                         2) Susan Lynn Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                         3) Donna Kay Ely - living?; married?; children?
                                                    Frank married (2) Shirley Ann Dusel on 22 Mar 1985 (living?);
                            Josie married (2) Coll Wilson Armstrong on 03 Apr 1919 Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, IA
                                         (born 04 Jan 1882 IL;
                                         son of Luther Armstrong and Libbie Putnam);
                            marriage record for Josie and Coll
;

                    2) Dolly Hughes - born 1889; died 1889 or 1890 likely Buchanan Co, MO
                   3) Maggie Loretta Hughes - born 23 Jul 1894 MO; 
                            died 27 Jul 1967; 
                            census records for Maggie; Social Security record
                            married Otis Perry Ebrecht on 18 Jun 1917 
                                      (born 16 Jan 1892 Martin Co, Indiana; birth record;  
                                      died 15 or 16 Feb 1963 possibly Leavenworth, Leavenworth, KS; card of thanks from family;
                                      WWI draft registration card
                                      signature:

                                       ;

                                       son of Andrew Ebrecht (born Dec 1848 IN) and Sarah Rebecca Emmons (born Aug 1855 IN))
                            City Directory listings for Otis and Maggie
                            children: 
                                1) Mary Margaret Ebrecht - born 22 Apr 1924 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO;
                                         died 25 Jul 2003 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO
; obituary;  
                                         buried St Joseph Memorial Park Cemetery, St Joseph, Buchanan, MO;
                                         census records for Mary; Social Security record
                                         married Roland Dewayne "Red" Sims on 25 Nov 1940
                                                   
(born 31 Oct 1921 or 1922 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO;
                                                    died 20 Dec 1989;
                                                    Social Security record
;
                                                    son of Clare D Sims and Delphia D Hogan);
                                         children:
                                              1) Connie Sims - living?; married?; children? 
                                              2) Ron Sims - living?; married Carol ____ (living?);
                                                       children:
                                                           1) Clint Sims - living?; married?; children? 
                                              3) Clint Sims - living?; married?; children? 
                                              4) Jennifer Sims -
living?; married?; children? 
                                2) Wallace Nelson Ebrecht - born 11 Feb 1926 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO; 
                                         died 19 Sep 2007 Cameron, Clinton, Buchanan, MO; obituary - includes photo;
                                         U.S. Army - WWII; census records for Wallace; Social Security record;
                                         married Jacqueline Faye Newton on 06 Nov 1945 Troy, Doniphan, KS
                                                      (born 16 Feb 1927 MO; 
                                                      died 24 Jan 2009 Savannah, Andrew, MO; obituary - includes photo; cremated; 
                                                      daughter of Frank Newton)
                                         children:
                                              1) Sherri L Ebrecht - living?; married Bud Constable (living?); children? 
                                3) Sarah Ellen Ebrecht - born 09 Dec 1928 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO;
                                         died 13 May 2009 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO; obituary;
                                         census records for Sarah;
                                         married John William Akers on 04 Dec 1948 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO
                                                      (
born 21 Jun 1923 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO; 
                                                      died 03 Jul 2002;
                                                      Social Security record
;
                                                      son of William C Akers (09 May 1878 Buchanan Co, MO-02 May 1943 Buchanan Co, MO) and
                                                      Ollie Jones (1885-1971); William and Ollie buried
                                                      St Joseph Memorial Park Cemetery, St Joseph, Buchanan, MO; tombstone photos
);
                                         children:
                                              1) John Jr Akers - living?; married Julie ____ (living?); children? 
                                              2) Sharon Akers - living?; married David Rupp (living?); children? 
                    4) Mable Lucy Hughes - born 15 Jun 1900 Maryville, Nodaway, MO;
                             died 09 Aug 1988; obituary;
                             buried Boss Cemetery, Boss, Denton, MO; tombstone photo;
                             census records for Mabel
                             Mabel married (1) Earl Clarence Hockaday
                                           (born 25 Nov 1903 or 1904 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO;
                                           died 15 Oct 1943 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO;
                                           death certificate
; cause of death: pulmonary thrombosis, ruptured appendix;
                                           buried Mt Auburn Cemetery, Buchanan Co, MO; tombstone photo;
                                           son of William Hockaday and Maime Murphy)
                             children? 
                             Mabel married (2) Willard Adolph Short on 01 Nov 1944 or 1945 Randolph Co, AR (discrepancy in records)
                                          (born 11 Nov 1901 Howes Mill, Dent, MO;
                                          died 02 Jun 1977 Graniteville, Iron, MO;
                                          buried Boss Cemetery, Boss, Denton, MO; tombstone photo;
                                          son of James Allen Short (15 Sep 1869 MO-11 Jun 1940 MO) and
                                          Lula Belle Anderson (25 Mar 1870 KY-05 May 1940 MO);
                                          James and Lula buried Boss Cemetery, Boss, Denton, MO; tombstone photo)
                             marriage record for Mable and Willard;  
                             no evidence of children
                    5) Leland Alfred Hughes - born 16 Mar 1903 Maryville, Nodaway, MO; 
                             died 11 Oct 1975 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO; obituary;
                             buried Mt Auburn Cemetery, Buchanan Co, MO; tombstone photo;
                             census records for Leland;  
                             married Mabel Elizabeth Minnick on 03 Jan or Feb 1940
                                      (born 18 Feb 1915 Lock Springs, Daviess, MO;
                                      died 07 Oct 2002 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO; obituary 
                                      buried Mt Auburn Cemetery, Buchanan Co, MO; tombstone photo
                                      Social Security record;  
                                      daughter of William Leander Minnick (1887-1917; buried
                                      Lock Springs Cemetery, Lock Springs, Daviess, MO; tombstone photo)
and
                                      Nellie Alice Franklin (1886-1973; buried Greenwood Cemetery, Gallatin, Daviess, MO))
                             no evidence of children