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Descendants of Charles Henry Smothers
1 Charles Henry Smothers
b: Jun 12, 1875 Galena,Delaware Co., Ohio
d: Apr 10, 1911 Foosland, IL
Buried in Bellflower Cem., Bellflower, IL Cause of death: Charles was killed while helping pull trees near Foosland,Illinois. He married on June 16, 1897 in Osmond, Champaign Co., IL to Ida Tyas b: Jun 25, 1877 Osman, IL d: Jan 04, 1969 Buried in Bellflower Cemetery, Bellflower, IL Ida's father: Jonathon Tyas
Charles and Ida (Tyas) Smothers had three children: Emery J., Ethel Florence and Charles Harold Smothers.
.....2 Emery J. Smothers
b: Oct 30, 1898 Mansfield, Piatt Co., IL d: Mar 1979 Emery married before 1921 to Lulu Schmelegb: Bef. 1906 St. Louis, MO
*2nd Wife of  Emery J. Smothers was Vivian who was b: Oct 09, 1910 Arthur, IL. Vivian and Emery were married Aft. 1925.
Emery and his first wife, Lulu had three children: Melba, Evlyn and George.
............3 Melba Smothers was b: Dec 16, 1921 St. Louis, Missouri. Melba married Winford Wilson. Melba and Winford had a son, Rodney Wilson.
............3 Evlyn Smothers was b: May 25, 1922 St. Louis, Missouri. Evlyn married between 1937-1941 to Melvin Gross. Evlyn and Melvin had a daughter, Beverly Gross and a son,Larry Gross.
............3 George Smothers was b: Feb 05, 1925 St. Louis, Missouri
.....2 Ethel Florence Smothers was b: Dec 21, 1906 Foosland, Champaign Co., IL d: Jul 15, 1981 Buried in Bellflower, IL. Ethel married sometime between May 1929 -Jul 1930 in IL to Alton Peter Nelson who was b: Jan 07, 1909 Foosland, Champaign Co., IL d: May 09, 1986 Kankakee, Kankakee Co., IL -Buried Drummer Twp. Cem., Gibson City, Ford Co., IL Father: Peter Nelsen of DenmarkMother: Kirsten Hansen of Denmark
Ethel and Alton had three children: Charles Peter Nelson, Harold 'Charlie' Nelson and James Nelson.
............3Charles Peter Nelsonb: Jul 21, 1930 Fisher, Champaign Co., ILd: Jul 21, 1930 Fisher, Champaign Co., ILCause of death: Passed away the day of his birth.
............3Harold Roland 'Charlie' Nelsonb: Nov 27, 1931 Fisher, Champaign Co., IL d: Aug 16, 1983 Burnham Hospital,Champaign Co., IL. Buried in Willow Brook Cem., Fisher,IL Cause of death: Injuries from an accident. 'Charlie' Nelson married Cec. 24, 1988 in Fisher, IL to Charlotte Ann Dubson b: private m: Dec 24, 1955 Fisher, Champaign Co., IL. Charlotte's Father: John Eugene Dubson Charlotte's Mother: Alma Imogene Belcher
............3James D. Or Edward Nelsonb: Jun 26, 1934 Fisher, Champaign Co., IL
.....2 Charles Harold Smothersb: May 10, 1911 Foosland, Champaign Co., IL d: Oct 14, 1994. Charles Harold Smothers married June 1, 1932 in Fisher, IL to Theresa F. Warrenb: Feb 24, 1911 Mansfield, Piatt Co., IL d: Apr 07, 1976 Mercy Hosp., Urbana, Champaign Co., IL- Buried Mansfield Cem., Mansfield, IL. Cause of death: Metastatic Cancer from the colon; no autopsy performed. Theresa's Father: Clarence F. Warren Theresa's Mother: Leota M.
Two children of Charles and Theresa: Warren Lee Smothers and Mary Kathryn Smothers.
............3Warren Lee Smothersb: Jul 21, 1933 Dewey, Champaign Co., IL
............3Mary Kathryn Smothersb: Jun 29, 1936 Fisher, Champaign Co., IL
-SMOTHERS, Ethel Florence; Baptismal certificte for Methodist Protestant Church
-NELSON, Ethel (Smothers); Obituary
-NELSEN, Peter; surname spelling as found on his tombstone in the Gibson City Cemetery., Source3: NEILSEN, Surname spelling.
-SMOTHERS, Theresa F. (Warren); death certificate
-ILLINOIS STATEWIDE MARRIAGE INDEX ONLINE- Marriage license: Lic # 7164
-"BUNNEY, George; The Family Tree - From Nadine (Tomblin) Coffey of Fisher- 3rd. gr-granddaughter of William Bunney b: abt. 1798 Leicestershire, England"