LeRoy Carpenter
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LeRoy Fremont Carpenter (1878 - 1964)

LeRoy Fremont Carpenter
Born in Marshall, Clark Co., ILmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 15 Mar 1899 in Clark Co., ILmap
Husband of — married 2 May 1923 in Danville, Vermilion Co., ILmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Marshall, Clark Co., ILmap
Profile last modified | Created 13 Apr 2012
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LeRoy was born in 1878. LeRoy Carpenter ... He passed away in 1964. [1]

LeRoy F. Carpenter, Chrisman, Illinois. Leroy Freemont Carpenter, 85, a resident of Chrisman, died at the Burnsides Home, Marshall, at 5:22 p.m. Tuesday. Mr. Carpenter had been a resident at the home for four months, and had lived in Chrisman for 20 years. Mr. Carpenter was born Oct. 24, 1878, at Marshall, the son of John and Phoebe Griffing Carpenter. He was married to the former Nellie May Blakeney who preceded him in death Nov. 4, 1963. Surviving are five daughters, Mrs. Gertrude Saults of Dana, Indiana; Mrs. Myra Sheldon of Bloomington, Illinois, Mrs. Luella Newlin of Fithian; Mrs. Gladys Sides of Congerville, IL; and Mrs. Thelma Bryant of Santa Monica, Calif., two sons, Lyman Carpenter of Beaumont, TX and LeRoy Carpenter of Siloam, Ark; two sisters, Mrs. Mary Brewster, also a resident of the Burnsides Home; and Mrs. Eunice Jackson of Marshall; and a brother, John Carpenter of Marshall. The body has been taken to the Scott Funeral Home, where services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday with Rev. Garnett Mitchell of the Chrisman Nazarene Church officiating. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery.Yates-709 21:27, 12 April 2012 (EDT)


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[2] Fremont Carpenter Event Place: Anderson, Clark, Illinois, United States Gender: Male Age: 2 Marital Status: Single Race: White Race (Original): W Birth Year (Estimated): 1878 Birthplace: Illinois, United States Father's Birthplace: New York, United States Mother's Birthplace: IndianaJohn Carpenter Self M 52 New York, United States Lidinia Carpenter Wife F 42 Indiana, United States Thomas Carpenter Son M 24 Illinois, United States William Carpenter Son M 18 Illinois, United States Maggie Carpenter Daughter F 16 Indiana, United States James Carpenter Other M 12 Indiana, United States Maria Carpenter Other F 5 Indiana, United States Fremont Carpenter Other M 2 Illinois, United States Henry Carpenter Son M 22 Illinois, United States John Carpenter Son M 14 Indiana, United States

[3] Name: Leroy F Carpenter Age: 21 Birth Date: Oct 1878 Birthplace: Illinois Home in 1900: Watson, Effingham, Illinois Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Servant (Employee) Marital Status: Married Marriage Year: 1899 Years Married: 1 Father's Birthplace: New York Mother's Birthplace: Illinois Household Members: Name Age Joseph Bartley 67 Leroy F Carpenter 21 Minnie Carpenter 17 Edith Carpenter 1/12 Fred Plinke 18

[4] Name: Leroy F Carpenter Age in 1910: 31 Birth Year: abt 1879 Birthplace: Illinois Home in 1910: Sidell, Vermilion, Illinois Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Hired Man (Employee) Marital Status: Divorced [Single] Father's Birthplace: New York Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Household Members: Name Age Thomas Cline 35 Mary Cline 50 Leroy F Carpenter 31

[5]Name: Le Roy Freemont Carpenter [Leroy Freemont Carpenter] County: McLean State: Illinois Birth Date: 24 Oct 1878 Race: White

[6] Name: Leroy Carpenter Birth Year: abt 1881 Gender: Male Race: White Birthplace: Illinois Marital Status: Married Relation to Head of House: Head Home in 1930: Dana, Vermillion, Indiana Age at First Marriage: 21 Attended School: No Able to Read and Write: Yes Father's Birthplace: Illinois Mother's Birthplace: Illinois Able to Speak English: Yes Occupation: Laborer Industry: Odd Jobs Household Members: Name Age Leroy Carpenter 49 Nellie Carpenter 37 Thelma Bryant 16 Gertrude Bryant 11 Lyman Carpenter 5 Leroy Carpenter 3 [3 6/12] Luella M Carpenter 1

[7] Name: Le Roy Carpenter Age: 61 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1879 Gender: Male Race: White Birthplace: Illinois Marital Status: Married Relation to Head of House: Head Home in 1940: Chrisman, Edgar, Illinois Household Members: Name Age Le Roy Carpenter 61 Nellie Carpenter 48 Lyman W Carpenter 15 Le Ray Carpenter 13 Luella Mae Carpenter 11 Gladys Carpenter 8 James Frink 66

[8] Name: Leroy Freemont Carpenter Birth Date: 24 Oct 1878 Birth Place: Marshall, Illinois, USA Residence: Chrisman, Illinois, USA Race: White

  1. Entered by Ronald Yates, Apr 12, 2012
  2. 1880 United States Federal Census
  3. 1900 United States Federal Census
  4. 1910 United States Federal Census
  5. U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
  6. 1930 United States Federal Census
  7. 1940 United States Federal Census
  8. U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942

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