Prepare to be confused.Here is information on Alonzo J. Rule as you can see there is a great deal of different information.His mother is listed as born in Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas and Wisconsin.Also Alonzo is 30 in 1917 and 31 in 1920 perhaps being older might keep one out of the draft?
1900 Census, WA, Mason County, Hoodsport RULE, Mary-head-b.July 1856 age 43-6 children-b.Miss.-father b. Virginia-mother b. Georgia RULE, Thomas-son-b. March 1873 age 27 b. Texas-father b. Virginia-mother b. Mississippi RULE, Emma-dau.-born Apr. 1885 age 15 b. Texas-f.born Virginia-m. born Miss. RULE, Lonzo-son-born Dec. 1889 age 10 b. Texas-f. born Virginia-m. born Miss. * * * Marriage Application Book Three:
Ben Johnson of Hoodsport & Maria P. Rule of Hoodsport, 7 Feb. 1905 * * * 1910 Census-WA-Mason County-Hoodsport
JOHNSON Benjamin-head-age 60-born Norway-parents born Norway-Carpenter JOHNSON Mary-wife-age 55-born S. Carolina-father born Georgia-mother born S. Carolina RULLE, Thomas W.-age 36-born Texas-father born Wisconsin-mother born S. Carolina RULLE, Alonzo J.-age 21-born Texas-f. born Wisconsin-m.born S. Carolina-laborer day jobs
separate listing: RULE, Thomas-head age 36 born Texas, f. born Wisconsin, m. born Texas-work logging camp RULE, Alonzo J. age 21 born Texas, f. born Wisconsin, m. born Texas-work in logging camp * * * Draft Registration Card Alonzo James Rule, home address 552 Ward, Seattle, WA, age 30 born December 28, 1886, Milano Texas occupation:Engineer at Northwestern Fisheries Co., Kenai, Alaska dependent: child under 12 single, Caucasian description: short, slender, brown eyes, black hair recorded at Kenai Cannery, Coos(?) Inlet, Alaska on Aug. 24, 1917 * * *