I am helping a friend of mine research her family on her mother's mother side.Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Loma Ellen Headens/Headenb: Sept 1876 in Charleston, Coles County, Illinois.d: abt 1962 in Charleston, IL.She is buried in Charleston, Illinois. Loma's mother either died or her father remarried when she was 6 yrs. old. Loma had a brother ---- Headens/Headen who worked at the University of Illinois. Loma had a sister, possibly named Amanda, she was called "Mandy" Aunt "Mandy"
Loma Ellen Headens/Headen md: Charles Allen Lanman b: Sept 1876 we think in Charleston, Coles County, Illinois. d: 1951 in Charleston, ILburied in a country cemetery outside of charleston, IL.Charles had a stroke 7 yrs. before he died. He had a sister named Ann Lanman-? she lived around Charleston, IL. Charles & Loma Headens-Lanman children: 1. Leo b: before 1900Leo md: ?Leo's wife called him Lee Their children: 1. Leo Lanman Jr. 2. Betty Lanman 3. Durene Lanman 4. Bob Lanman Leo and his family lived around Charleston, ILlinois.
2 Mabel b: 1900
3. Roy b: 1902
4. Mildred "Mid" Ellen b: 1904md: Gibson "Gib" Knapp Their children: 1. Shirley Knapp 2. Jean Knapp They lived around Charleston, IL Gibson "Gib" Knapp is buried at Charleston, IL Mildred remarried and lived in Milwaukee, Wisconsin later she moved back to Charleston, IL and when she died was buried next to her first husband Gibson Knapp.
5. Margaret Ann "Maggie" Lanman b: 1906 her daughter Joan was b: March 21, 1927 Joan lived with her grandparents Charles & Loma Headens/Headen-Lanman until her mother Margaret "Maggie" Lanman md: 1938 Ralph Wemmer. Later they moved to the state of California. Later Joan md: Clair Lyle BurrowsTheir children: 1. Steven "Steve" Burrows 2. Sheri Burrows-Dekker 3. Jeffrey "Jeff Burrows. In 1975 Clair & Joan moved to Hickory county, MO where Clair died Dec 26, 1976 and is buried in the National Cemetery in Springfield, MO in Green County. Maggie and Ralph also moved to Hickory County, MO and Ralph and "Maggie" are buried at Springfield, MO in Green County. Margaret "Maggie" Lanman-wemmer and daughter Joan Burrows went back to Charleston, Il for "Maggie's" sister Mildred's funeral.It was after 1977.
6 Mary Lanman b: abt 1908md: Otto smith, their child: 1. Patrica Smith
7. Jack Lanman b: 1916md: Fredathey had 2 girls. They lived with Jack's parents Charles & Loma Headens-Lanman at Charleston, Illinois and took care of them until they both died. You can contact me at: SonshineHouse@centurytel.net Thank you, Lucille