Mary Belle Francis

F, b. 18 July 1919, d. 11 May 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary Belle Francis was also known as Mary Bell.
Married Name9 July 1938As of 9 July 1938,her married name was Boren.
  • Mary Belle Francis was born on 18 July 1919 at Herrin, Williamson, Illinois.
  • She married Ray E. Boren, son of Thomas Boren and Lillian Emma Everly, on 9 July 1938.
  • Mary Belle Francis died on 11 May 2009 at Herrin, Williamson, Illinois, at age 89 Mary Belle Boren, 89, of Herrin, passed away 9:30 a.m. Monday, May 11, 2009 at her residence surrounded by her loving husband and family.
    Services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 15, 2009 at Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home in Herrin. Rev. Donald Grammer will officiate. Interment will be in Herrin City Cemetery at Herrin. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Thursday, May 14, 2009 at Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home in Herrin. Memorial donations are the preferred form of remembrance and may be made to TIP Hospice or to the First Baptist Church of Herrin, envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
    Mrs. Boren was primarily a homemaker during her lifetime, and was best known for her meals on Sunday for her family and taking care of her five grandkids. Mary Belle and her husband, Ray, formerly owned and operated the Boren IGA Stores in Herrin, Harrisburg and Carbondale and during World War II, she also worked for an ordinance plant and a Lemon Packing Plant in San Diego, CA.
    She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Herrin, Beta Sigma Phi Sorority and the Herrin Women's Club.
    She was born July 18, 1919 in Herrin, IL to Ray and Hazel (Ladd) Francis.
    Mary Belle was united in marriage with Ray E. Boren on July 9, 1938 in Jackson, MO. Surviving are her husband of 70 years, Ray E. Boren of Herrin; three children, Brenda Preston of Herrin, Jerry Boren of Carbondale, David and Amy Boren of Herrin; five grandchildren, Amy (Jeff) Suchadoll of Houston, TX, James Neal Preston of Portland, OR, Brian Preston (Mrs. Boren's care-giver) of Herrin, Joshua Boren and Danielle Boren of Herrin; four great grandchildren, Jordan Preston, Brandon Suchadoll, Jake Suchadoll and Jenna Suchadoll; brother and sister-in-law, Paul and Barbara Francis of Herrin; nieces and nephews, Thomas (Ib) Boren of San Diego, CA, Chick (Karleen) Boren of Covington, TN, Terry and Maria Boren of Barnes, WI, Michael and Pam Musgrave of San Francisco, CA, Paulie Francis of Herrin, Sally (Brian) Suprenant of Herrin and Jim and Wendy Francis of Rochester, MN and special friend, Dorothy Mercer of Herrin.
    She was preceded in death by her parents and an infant sister.

    Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home, Herrin, IL.

Child of Mary Belle Francis and Ray E. Boren

Rebajean Mae Talley

F, b. 24 May 1919, d. 30 April 2002
Father*Samuel A. Talley b. 31 May 1897, d. Feb 1986
Mother*Ruby Fern McWilliams b. 25 Mar 1896, d. 22 May 1988
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRebajean Mae Talley was also known as Reba.
Married Namecirca 1935As of circa 1935,her married name was Boren.

Child of Rebajean Mae Talley and Woodrow Wilson Boren

Lynn Rae Boren

F, b. 17 August 1936, d. 26 February 2003
Father*Woodrow Wilson Boren b. 1 Dec 1916, d. 6 Jul 1999
Mother*Rebajean Mae Talley b. 24 May 1919, d. 30 Apr 2002
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hindman.
  • Lynn Rae Boren married Bill L. Hindman.
  • Lynn Rae Boren was born on 17 August 1936 at Herrin, Williamson, Illinois.
  • She was the daughter of Woodrow Wilson Boren and Rebajean Mae Talley.
  • Lynn Rae Boren died on 26 February 2003 at age 66 Lynn Rae (Boren) Hindman, 66, died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2003, at her home. There will be no visitation. The body will be cremated. The family of Mrs. Hindman requests that friends spend time with the one who gives eternal life. Mrs. Hindman was born August 17, 1936, in Herrin to Woodrow Boren and Reba Jean (Talley) Boren. She graduated from Herrin High School in 1954 and attended Southern Illinois University and graduated from the Barnes Hospital School of Nursing in 1959. She is survived by her son, Jay Boren and wife Dee of Orangeville, Calif; daughters, Kelley and husband Mike Meyer of Newport, Wash. and Tracy Mumey of Herrin; sister, Iva Nell and husband Gene Stiman of Salem; brother, Terry and wife Maria Boren of Rogers, Minn; grandchildren, Joshua and Jacob Hindman of Orangeville, Calif, Michael, Mason and Megan Meyer of Newport, Va. and Eden and Nicole Mumey of Energy; beloved aunt and uncle Mary Belle and Ray Boren of Herrin and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her huband, Bill L. Hindman and her grandparents, Tom and Lillian Boren and Sam and Rudy Talley.

Bill L. Hindman

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Brenda Carol Boren

F, b. 20 May 1947, d. 1 December 2014
Father*Ray E. Boren b. 17 May 1919, d. 9 Mar 2012
Mother*Mary Belle Francis b. 18 Jul 1919, d. 11 May 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Schullian.
Married NameHer married name was Preston.
  • Brenda Carol Boren was born on 20 May 1947 at Herrin, Williamson, Illinois.
  • She was the daughter of Ray E. Boren and Mary Belle Francis.
  • Brenda Carol Boren died on 1 December 2014 at Herrin, Williamson, Illinois, at age 67.

Helen M. Boren

F, b. circa 1909, d. after 1958
Father*Thomas Boren b. 25 Jan 1882, d. 25 Nov 1958
Mother*Lillian Emma Everly b. 23 Aug 1881, d. 5 Jun 1965
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Long.
Census DateLocation
1910Herrin Ward 4, Williamson, IllinoisHelen M. Boren was listed as a daughter in Thomas Boren's household on the 1910 Census at Herrin Ward 4, Williamson, Illinois.1
1920Blairsville, Williamson, IllinoisHelen M. Boren was listed as a daughter in Thomas Boren's household on the 1920 Census at Blairsville, Williamson, Illinois.2
21 April 1930Herrin, Williamson, IllinoisHelen M. Boren was listed as a daughter in Thomas Boren's household on the 1930 Census at Herrin, Williamson, Illinois; surname listed as Baren.3
     Helen M. Boren lived in 1958 at Brooklyn, New York.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Herrin Ward 4, Williamson, Illinois; Roll: T624_335; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0162; FHL microfilm: 1374348.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Blairsville, Williamson, Illinois; Roll: T625_418; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 153.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Herrin, Williamson, Illinois; Roll: 570; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 0006; FHL microfilm: 2340305.

(?) Long

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Faye Boren

F, b. 17 May 1919, d. 5 February 2002
Father*Thomas Boren b. 25 Jan 1882, d. 25 Nov 1958
Mother*Lillian Emma Everly b. 23 Aug 1881, d. 5 Jun 1965
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Musgrave.
  • Faye Boren married Mike Musgrave.
  • Faye Boren was born on 17 May 1919 at twin with Ray, Herrin, Williamson, Illinois.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Boren and Lillian Emma Everly.
  • Faye Boren died on 5 February 2002 at age 82.
Census DateLocation
1920Blairsville, Williamson, IllinoisFaye Boren was listed as a daughter in Thomas Boren's household on the 1920 Census at Blairsville, Williamson, Illinois.1
21 April 1930Herrin, Williamson, IllinoisFaye Boren was listed as a daughter in Thomas Boren's household on the 1930 Census at Herrin, Williamson, Illinois; surname listed as Baren.2
     In June 1949 at Illinois attended Lemons Boren family reunion.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Blairsville, Williamson, Illinois; Roll: T625_418; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 153.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Herrin, Williamson, Illinois; Roll: 570; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 0006; FHL microfilm: 2340305.

Mike Musgrave

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Thomas Mike Boren

M, b. 16 October 1910, d. 29 July 1985
Father*Thomas Boren b. 25 Jan 1882, d. 25 Nov 1958
Mother*Lillian Emma Everly b. 23 Aug 1881, d. 5 Jun 1965
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationThomas Mike Boren was also known as Mike.
Name VariationThomas Mike Boren was also known as Maurice.
  • Thomas Mike Boren was born on 16 October 1910 at Illinois.
  • He was the son of Thomas Boren and Lillian Emma Everly.
  • Thomas Mike Boren married Ollie N. Stover circa 1930.
  • Thomas Mike Boren died on 29 July 1985 at Herrin, Williamson, Illinois, at age 74.
Census DateLocation
1920Blairsville, Williamson, IllinoisThomas Mike Boren was listed as a son in Thomas Boren's household on the 1920 Census at Blairsville, Williamson, Illinois.1
     In January 1953 at Illinois Three Boren generations serve IOOF.
Carbondale Southern Illinoisan January 14, 1953 - 3 Boren generations serve IOOF

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Blairsville, Williamson, Illinois; Roll: T625_418; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 153.

Ephraim Boren

M, b. 23 July 1858, d. 20 August 1929
Father*Lemons Boren b. 9 Oct 1825, d. 4 Feb 1914
Mother*Melissa A. Crain b. 10 Sep 1837, d. 1 Aug 1921
Census DateLocation
1900Carterville, Williamson, IllinoisEphraim Boren was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Carterville, Williamson, Illinois.1

Children of Ephraim Boren and Amanda Stumm

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Carterville, Williamson, Illinois; Roll: 354; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0108; FHL microfilm: 1240354.

Amanda Stumm

F, b. 29 November 1859, d. 2 July 1935
Father*Thomas Stumm b. 1828, d. 1913
Mother*Mary A. (?) b. Sep 1835, d. 14 Jun 1915
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1877As of circa 1877,her married name was Boren.
Census DateLocation
1900Carterville, Williamson, IllinoisAmanda Stumm was listed as wife in Ephraim Boren's household on the 1900 Census at Carterville, Williamson, Illinois.1

Children of Amanda Stumm and Ephraim Boren

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Carterville, Williamson, Illinois; Roll: 354; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0108; FHL microfilm: 1240354.

James Dallas Boren

M, b. 24 January 1880, d. 5 February 1964
James D Boren 1964
Father*Ephraim Boren b. 23 Jul 1858, d. 20 Aug 1929
Mother*Amanda Stumm b. 29 Nov 1859, d. 2 Jul 1935
  • James Dallas Boren married Lulu Mae (?).
  • James Dallas Boren was born on 24 January 1880 at Williamson, Illinois.
  • He was the son of Ephraim Boren and Amanda Stumm.
  • James Dallas Boren died on 5 February 1964 at Carterville, Williamson, Illinois, at age 84 James D Boren obituary.
    Carbondale Southern Illinoisan February 5, 1964 - James D Boren obituary
Census DateLocation
1900Carterville, Williamson, IllinoisJames Dallas Boren was listed as a son in Ephraim Boren's household on the 1900 Census at Carterville, Williamson, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Carterville, Williamson, Illinois; Roll: 354; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0108; FHL microfilm: 1240354.

Grace Boren

F, b. December 1883, d. before 1958
Father*Ephraim Boren b. 23 Jul 1858, d. 20 Aug 1929
Mother*Amanda Stumm b. 29 Nov 1859, d. 2 Jul 1935
  • Grace Boren was born in December 1883 at Illinois.
  • She was the daughter of Ephraim Boren and Amanda Stumm.
  • Grace Boren died before 1958.
Census DateLocation
1900Carterville, Williamson, IllinoisGrace Boren was listed as a daughter in Ephraim Boren's household on the 1900 Census at Carterville, Williamson, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Carterville, Williamson, Illinois; Roll: 354; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0108; FHL microfilm: 1240354.

Lemons Boren

M, b. 18 January 1887, d. 27 December 1926
Father*Ephraim Boren b. 23 Jul 1858, d. 20 Aug 1929
Mother*Amanda Stumm b. 29 Nov 1859, d. 2 Jul 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLemons Boren was also known as Lem.
  • Lemons Boren married Regba (?).
  • Lemons Boren was born on 18 January 1887 at Jackson, Illinois.
  • He was the son of Ephraim Boren and Amanda Stumm.
  • Lemons Boren died on 27 December 1926 at Zeigler, Franklin, Illinois, at age 39.
Census DateLocation
1900Carterville, Williamson, IllinoisLemons Boren was listed as a son in Ephraim Boren's household on the 1900 Census at Carterville, Williamson, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Carterville, Williamson, Illinois; Roll: 354; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0108; FHL microfilm: 1240354.

Jessie Boren

F, b. December 1889
Father*Ephraim Boren b. 23 Jul 1858, d. 20 Aug 1929
Mother*Amanda Stumm b. 29 Nov 1859, d. 2 Jul 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was McVey.
Census DateLocation
1900Carterville, Williamson, IllinoisJessie Boren was listed as a daughter in Ephraim Boren's household on the 1900 Census at Carterville, Williamson, Illinois.1

Child of Jessie Boren and Edward McVey

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Carterville, Williamson, Illinois; Roll: 354; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0108; FHL microfilm: 1240354.

Barney Boren

M, b. 26 July 1891, d. 26 September 1916
Father*Ephraim Boren b. 23 Jul 1858, d. 20 Aug 1929
Mother*Amanda Stumm b. 29 Nov 1859, d. 2 Jul 1935
  • Barney Boren was never married.
  • He was born on 26 July 1891 at Illinois.
  • He was the son of Ephraim Boren and Amanda Stumm.
  • Barney Boren died on 26 September 1916 at Herrin, Williamson, Illinois, at age 25.
Census DateLocation
1900Carterville, Williamson, IllinoisBarney Boren was listed as a son in Ephraim Boren's household on the 1900 Census at Carterville, Williamson, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Carterville, Williamson, Illinois; Roll: 354; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0108; FHL microfilm: 1240354.

Ephie Snider Boren

M, b. 18 January 1894, d. 4 November 1941
Father*Ephraim Boren b. 23 Jul 1858, d. 20 Aug 1929
Mother*Amanda Stumm b. 29 Nov 1859, d. 2 Jul 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEphie Snider Boren was also known as Ephriam.
  • Ephie Snider Boren married Loa (?).
  • Ephie Snider Boren was born on 18 January 1894 at Williamson, Illinois.
  • He was the son of Ephraim Boren and Amanda Stumm.
  • Ephie Snider Boren died on 4 November 1941 at Herrin, Williamson, Illinois, at age 47.
Census DateLocation
1900Carterville, Williamson, IllinoisEphie Snider Boren was listed as a son in Ephraim Boren's household on the 1900 Census at Carterville, Williamson, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Carterville, Williamson, Illinois; Roll: 354; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0108; FHL microfilm: 1240354.

Loa (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Boren.

Edward McVey

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Child of Edward McVey and Jessie Boren

John Boren McVey

M, b. 25 August 1917, d. 26 December 1994
Father*Edward McVey
Mother*Jessie Boren b. Dec 1889
  • John Boren McVey was born on 25 August 1917 at Herrin, Williamson, Illinois.
  • He was the son of Edward McVey and Jessie Boren.
  • John Boren McVey died on 26 December 1994 at age 77.

Regba (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Boren.

Lulu Mae (?)

F, b. 12 July 1883, d. 29 March 1974
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Boren.

Thomas Stumm

M, b. 1828, d. 1913
  • Thomas Stumm married Mary A. (?).
  • Thomas Stumm was born in 1828.
  • He died in 1913.

Child of Thomas Stumm and Mary A. (?)

Mary A. (?)

F, b. September 1835, d. 14 June 1915
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Stumm.
  • Mary A. (?) married Thomas Stumm.
  • Mary A. (?) was born in September 1835 at Kentucky.
  • She died on 14 June 1915 at Carterville, Williamson, Illinois, at age 79.

Child of Mary A. (?) and Thomas Stumm

Lemons Boren

M, b. 9 October 1825, d. 4 February 1914
Father*James Boren b. 18 Feb 1802, d. 4 Jan 1887
Mother*Sarah Wingate b. 3 Aug 1803, d. 16 Jan 1876
  • Lemons Boren was born on 9 October 1825 at Trigg, Kentucky, also reported as Oct 1824; also reported as Tennessee.
  • He was the son of James Boren and Sarah Wingate.
  • Lemons Boren married Lucinda Dunn on 17 September 1846 at Jackson, Illinois.
  • Lemons Boren married Melissa A. Crain, daughter of Winfrey Crain and Elizabeth Snider, in 1857 at Jackson, Illinois.
  • Lemons Boren died on 4 February 1914 at at his home east of Carbondale, Williamson, Illinois, at age 88.

Children of Lemons Boren and Melissa A. Crain

Melissa A. Crain

F, b. 10 September 1837, d. 1 August 1921
Father*Winfrey Crain
Mother*Elizabeth Snider
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMelissa A. Crain was also known as Lizzie.
Married Name1857As of 1857,her married name was Boren.
  • Melissa A. Crain was born on 10 September 1837 at Mulkytown, Franklin, Illinois, also reported as Sep 1836.
  • She was the daughter of Winfrey Crain and Elizabeth Snider.
  • Melissa A. Crain married Lemons Boren, son of James Boren and Sarah Wingate, in 1857 at Jackson, Illinois.
  • Melissa A. Crain died on 1 August 1921 at Carterville, Williamson, Illinois, at age 83.

Children of Melissa A. Crain and Lemons Boren

James Boren

M, b. 18 February 1802, d. 4 January 1887
  • James Boren was born on 18 February 1802 at Tennessee.
  • He married Sarah Wingate on 16 December 1824 at Trigg, Kentucky.
  • James Boren died on 4 January 1887 at age 84.

Child of James Boren and Sarah Wingate

Sarah Wingate

F, b. 3 August 1803, d. 16 January 1876
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSarah Wingate was also known as Winget.
Name VariationSarah Wingate was also known as Sally.
Married Name16 December 1824As of 16 December 1824,her married name was Boren.
  • Sarah Wingate was born on 3 August 1803 at South Carolina.
  • She married James Boren on 16 December 1824 at Trigg, Kentucky.
  • Sarah Wingate died on 16 January 1876 at age 72.

Child of Sarah Wingate and James Boren

Lucinda Dunn

F, d. before 1857
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name17 September 1846As of 17 September 1846,her married name was Boren.