Fisher Family Genealogy

FARRIS Erma Isabel

Female 1886 - 1966  (79 years)


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  • Name FARRIS Erma Isabel 
    Born 4 Aug 1886  Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    CENSUS 11 Jun 1900  Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census: 1900 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Roll  T623_320; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 57
    Census: 1900 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Roll T623_320; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 57
    CENSUS 24 Apr 1950  Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Living with sister Orie, next door to cousin Florence (Ashby) Fisher
      Lodger Fred Fisher living with them
      Marital status: never married
      Occupation: teacher
      Kind of business: high school
      Hours worked last week: 45
    1950 US Census, E.D. 55-3, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL, p 2
    1950 US Census, E.D. 55-3, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL, p 2
    Died 2 Apr 1966 
    Person ID I700  Main
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2022 

    Father FARRIS Nathan Ward,   b. 25 Aug 1855, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1923  (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother WOODSIDE, Emma Jane,   b. Jan 1862, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1933  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 15 Oct 1885  McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F431  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Aug 1886 - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - 11 Jun 1900 - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - 24 Apr 1950 - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • Erma Farris appointed as executrix of Mary Ann (Farris) Fisher's estate on Mary's death in 1928: "LASTLY—I hereby nominate and appoint Erma Farris to be the Executrix of this, my LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT, hereby revoking all former Wills and Codicils by me made. In Witness Whereof, I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed my seal, this Fourth day of January in the year of our Lord One Thousand Nine Hundred and Twenty-four, (A.D. 1924)
      Mary Ann Fisher (signature) Seal"
      Erma also received a small stipend of twenty-five dollars and was appointed trustee for a monetary bequest to Mary's nieces Jessie, Madeline and Ruth, and a $100 bequest to the Blandinsville South Cemetery for the maintenance of the family graves. [3]
    • Erma B. Farris listed as informant on Mary Ann (Farris) Fisher's death certificate. [4]

  • Sources 
    1. [S88] Census: 1900 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL , (Ancestry,com), 5 (Reliability: 3), 11 Jun 1900.

    2. [S508] 1950 US Census, Illinois, (National Archives), 2 (Reliability: 3), 24 Apr 1900.

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

    4. [S472] Illinois Death Certificates, (State of Illinois, Dept. of Public Health, Division of Vital Statistics) (Reliability: 3), 6 Oct 1928.