Willis Hemingway

Willis Hemingway

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Willis Riley Hemingway
Born in Plymouth, Connecticut
Husband of — married in Kane, Illinois, USA
[children unknown]
Died in Chicago Cook County Illinois
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1850 US census Plymouth, Litchfield, CT - Allen Hemingway, 42 yrs, merchant with Harriet 31 yrs, Rodney A 15 yrs, Mary A 13 yrs, Roselin 11 yrs, Geo R 8 yrs, Anson T 6 yrs, Willis R 2 yrs, Harriet 2 months, Mary Ryan 17 yrs, Lucretia Smith 65 yrs

1860 US census Leyden, Cook, Illinois - Allen Hemingway, 51 yrs, farmer, with Harriett 40 yrs, Rosalia 20 yrs, George 18 yrs, Anson 15 yrs, Willis R 12 yrs, Harriet 9 yrs, Lucretia SMITH 75 yrs - all born Connecticut

1870 US census Leyden, Cook, Illinois - Allen Hemingway, 62 yrs, farmer, with Harriett 51 yrs, Willis R 22 yrs, Harriet 19 yrs, Lucretia SMITH 85 yrs - all born Connecticut

1880 US census Norwood Park, Cook, Illinois - Allen Hemingway, 71 yrs farmer, with wife Harriet 60 yrs, next family is Willis 32 yr farmer with wife Mary 27 yrs


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Willis was born in 1848. He is the son of Allen Hemingway and Harriet Tyler. [1]

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  1. First-hand information as remembered by Nalani Marie Kupau Briggs, Monday, May 12, 2014. Replace this citation if there is another source.

[1] 1850 United States Federal Census shows parents and siblings of Willis R Hemingway

See also: [2] 1880 United States Federal Census about Willis Hemingway

See also: [3] Findagrave.com Willis R Hemingway

See also: [4] Kankakee County, Illinois Death Index, 1870-1992 about Willis Hemingway

See also: [5] Heminway Family Tree

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