FISHER Truman

Male 1903 - 1974  (70 years)


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  • Name FISHER Truman 
    Born 26 Jun 1903  Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    CENSUS 10 May 1910  Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census: 1910 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Roll  T624_305; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 50; Image: 270
    Census: 1910 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Roll T624_305; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 50; Image: 270
    CENSUS 02 Jan 1920  Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Occupation: Laborer, farm
    Census: 1920 U.S. - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Roll  T625_385; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 52; Image: 795
    Census: 1920 U.S. - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Roll T625_385; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 52; Image: 795
    CENSUS Apr 1930  Sciota Township, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Occupation: Carpenter, shops
    Census: 1930 U.S. - Sciota Township, McDonough Co., IL Roll: 533; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 31; Image: 509.0.
    Census: 1930 U.S. - Sciota Township, McDonough Co., IL Roll: 533; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 31; Image: 509.0.
    CENSUS May 1940  Good Hope, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Highest grade of education: one year high school
      Occupation: Office, metal manufacturing co.
      Worked 52 weeks in 1939.
      Income in 1939: $1200
    Census: 1940 U.S. - Good Hope, McDonough Co., IL; Roll: T627_839; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 55-37
    Census: 1940 U.S. - Good Hope, McDonough Co., IL; Roll: T627_839; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 55-37
    OCCU Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Employed by McGraw Edison 
    OCCU Bushnell, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Owned and operated Highway Cafe for five years 
    OCCU Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Worked for Globe American for 25 Years 
    SSN 333-09-5465  [10
    Died 19 May 1974  Bushnell, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12, 13
    Age: 70 
    Cause: Heart Failure 
    Address:
    350 E. Hess St.
    Bushnell, IL 61422 
    Buried 22 May 1974  Good Hope Cemetery, Good Hope, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 14, 15
    • Place and Time of Service:
      Martin-Hollis Funeral Home
      Wednesday, May 22, 1974 at 3:00 P.M.
      Internment: Good Hope Cemetery, Good Hope, IL
    Memorial Card: Fisher, Truman - 1974
    Memorial Card: Fisher, Truman - 1974
    Headstone: Fisher, Truman (1903-1974) Edith J. (Smith) (1903-1972)
    Headstone: Fisher, Truman (1903-1974) Edith J. (Smith) (1903-1972)
    Plot: Section 3
    Person ID I117  Main
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2013 

    Father FISHER Charles H.,   b. 25 Jun 1873, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1918, Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother ASHBY Florence Ethyl,   b. 26 Jul 1877, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1960, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 5 Sep 1894  Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [16, 17
    Notes 
    • Mary Ann (Farris) Fisher left her most of her estate to the children of Charles and Florence (Ashby) Fisher: "After payment of such funeral expenses and debts, I give, devise and bequeath to the children of Charles Fisher deceased, namely- Zella Fisher, Raymond Fisher, Reva George, Truman Fisher, Dorothy Fisher, Jessie Fisher, Madeline Fisher and Ruth Fisher..." [18]
    Family ID F31  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family SMITH Edith Jane,   b. 29 Mar 1903, LaHarpe, Hancock Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1972, Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [8
    Married 16 Apr 1926  Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 19, 20, 21
    Children 
    +1. FISHER, Mary Lou
    +2. FISHER, Robert Eugene,   b. 25 Aug 1926, Good Hope, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1985, McDonough Co. District Hospital, Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    +3. FISHER, Loretta Jane,   b. 18 Oct 1927, Good Hope, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 2006, Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +4. FISHER Charles Thomas,   b. 7 Jul 1935, Good Hope, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 2007, McDonough Co. District Hospital, Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [Birth]
    +5. FISHER, Jerry Lee,   b. 27 Aug 1937, Good Hope, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 2013, OU Medical Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Co., OK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2010 20:10:55 
    Family ID F43  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Jun 1903 - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - 10 May 1910 - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - 02 Jan 1920 - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Apr 1926 - Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - Apr 1930 - Sciota Township, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - May 1940 - Good Hope, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOCCU - Employed by McGraw Edison - - Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOCCU - Owned and operated Highway Cafe for five years - - Bushnell, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOCCU - Worked for Globe American for 25 Years - - Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 70 - 19 May 1974 - Bushnell, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 22 May 1974 - Good Hope Cemetery, Good Hope, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • At the time of his death Truman was survived by three sons, Robert of Macomb, Charles of Bushnell, and Jerry of Oklahoma City, Okla.; two daughters, Mrs. Loretta Barker of Good Hope and Mrs. Mary Lou Bartlett of Bushnell; 16 grandchildren; one brother, Raymond of Blandinsville; five sisters, Mrs. Madelyn McKeown and Mrs. Ruth Hobby, both of Blandinsville, Mrs. Dorothy Cox of Vermont and Mrs. Reva George and Mrs. Jessie Ruberts, both of Macomb. In addition to his wife, Mr. Fisher was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and one sister. [8, 9]
    • He was a past master of the Good Hope Masonic Lodge and a social member of the Bushnell VFW. [8, 9]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] Memorial Card: Fisher, Truman (Reliability: 3), 22 May 1974.
      Date of Birth
      June 26, 1908

    2. [S14] Obituary: Fisher, Truman (Reliability: 2).
      Mr. Fisher was born on June 26, 1903 in Blandinsville, the son of Charles H. and Florence Ashby Fisher.

    3. [S41] Obituary: Fisher, Truman (Reliability: 2), 21 May 1974.
      He was born June 26, 1903, at Blandinsville...

    4. [S91] Census: 1910 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL , (Ancestry,com), Roll T624_305; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 50; Image: 270 (Reliability: 3), 10 May 1910.

    5. [S98] Census: 1920 U.S. - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL , (Ancestry,com), Roll T625_385; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 52; Image: 795 (Reliability: 3), 02 Jan 1920.

    6. [S97] Census: 1930 U.S. - Sciota Township, McDonough Co., IL , (Ancestry,com), Roll: 533; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 31; Image: 509.0. (Reliability: 3), Apr 1930.

    7. [S311] Census: 1940 U.S. - Good Hope, McDonough Co., IL , (Ancestry.com), Roll: T627_839; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 55-37 (Reliability: 2), May 1940.

    8. [S14] Obituary: Fisher, Truman (Reliability: 2).

    9. [S41] Obituary: Fisher, Truman (Reliability: 2), 21 May 1974.

    10. [S249] Social Security Card Application, (Social Security Adminstration) (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S2] Memorial Card: Fisher, Truman (Reliability: 3), 22 May 1974.

    12. [S14] Obituary: Fisher, Truman (Reliability: 2).
      Mr. Fisher died Sunday evening at his residence.

    13. [S41] Obituary: Fisher, Truman (Reliability: 3), 21 May 1974.
      Truman Fisher, 70, of 350 E. Hess St., died Sunday evening at his home.

    14. [S14] Obituary: Fisher, Truman (Reliability: 2).
      Funeral services for Truman Fisher, 70, of Bushnell will be held at 3 p.m., on Wednesday at Martin-Hollis Funeral Home. The Rev. Arthur Ferguson will officiate and and burial will be in the Good Hope Cemetery.

    15. [S41] Obituary: Fisher, Truman (Reliability: 2), 21 May 1974.
      Funeral will be Wednesday at 3 p.m. at Martin-Hollis Funeral Home, with Rev. Arthur Ferguson officiating. Burial will be at Good Hope Cemetery.

    16. [S21] Marriage Return: Fisher, Charles H. and Florence E. Ashby, (Illinois State Board of Health), License No. 994. (Reliability: 3), 5 Sep 1894.
      16. Married at Blandinsville in the County of McDonough and the State of Illinois, the 5 day of Sept 1984

    17. [S22] Marriage License: Fisher, Charles H. and Florence E. Ashby, (Illinois State Board of Health), License No. 994. (Reliability: 3), 5 Sep 1894.
      I B. H. Harmon a Minister of the Gospel hereby certify that Mr. Charles H. Fisher and Miss Florence E. Ashba were united in Marriage by me at Blandinsville in the County of McDonough and the State of Illinois on the 5th day of Sept. A.D. 1894.

    18. [S25] Will: Fisher, Mary Ann - 1928, Mary Ann Fisher (Reliability: 3), 4 Jan 1924.

    19. [S41] Obituary: Fisher, Truman (Reliability: 2), 21 May 1974.
      ...and married Edith J. Smith on April 16, 1926 at Macomb.

    20. [S55] Marriage Certificate: Fisher, Truman and Edith Jane Smith (Reliability: 3), 16 Apr 1926.
      THIS CERTIFIES THAT Mr. Truman Fisher of Blandinsville State of Illinois AND Miss Edith Jane Smith of Good Hope State of Illinois WERE UNITED IN HOLY MATRIMONY At Macomb, Illinois According to the ORDINANCE OF GOD and the Laws of the State of Illinois on the 16th day of April in the year of OUR LORD One Thousand Nine Hundred and Twenty-Six

    21. [S57] Obituary: Fisher, Edith - 1972 (Reliability: 2), 19 Aug 1972.
      Mrs. Fisher married Truman Fisher, April 16, 1926.