Person:Margaret Loudermilk (1)

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Margaret Ann Loudermilk
b.1 Aug 1853 Clay, Indiana
d.15 Jan 1934
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Name Margaret Ann Loudermilk
Married Name Margaret Ann Varner
Alt Name Margaret Ann Lowdermilk
Gender Female
Birth? 1 Aug 1853 Clay, Indiana
Marriage 12 Sep 1872 Clay, Indianato Erastus Perry Varner
Residence[1] bef 15 Jan 1934 Jasonville, Greene, Indiana423 N Meridian St
Death[1] 15 Jan 1934
Reference Number? 9
Burial[2][6] Moss Cemetery, Ashboro, Clay, Indiana

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Census

1870

1870 Federal Census, Clay, Indiana.

Ananias Lowdermilk, 50, b. NC
Frances Lowdermilk, 43, b. IN
Louisa J. Lowdermilk, 18, b. IN
Margaret A. Lowdermilk, 17
Thomas J. Lowdermilk, 14
Mary B. G. Lowdermilk, 11
Eliza K. F. Lowdermilk, 4
Rachel A. M. Lowdermilk, 1

Stephen Lowdermilk, 77


1880

1880 Federal Census, Sugar Ridge Township, Clay, Indiana.

Eraspus P. Vasner, white, male, 34, head, married, Farmer, b. North Carolina, father b. North Carolina, mother b. North Carolina
Margaret A. Vasner, white, female, 26, wife, married, Keeping House, b. Indiana, father b. North Carolina, mother b. Indiana
William C. Vasner, white, male, 1, son, single, b. Indiana, father b. North Carolina, mother b. Indiana

Notes on 1880 census

Frances Lowdermilk, Margaret's mother, and her family lived in the adjacent property. Margaret's father Ananias had died in 1871.


1900

1900 Federal Census, Sugar Ridge Township, Clay, Indiana.

Erastus Varner, head, white, male, 53, married, b. North Carolina
Margaret Varner, wife, white, female, 45, married, b. Indiana
Curtis Varner, son, white, male, 21, single, b. Indiana
Minnie Varner, daughter, white, female, 19, single, b. Indiana
Rella Varner, daughter, white, female, 16, single, b. Indiana
Tina Varner, daughter, white, female, 14, single, b. Indiana
Clyde Varner, son, white, male, 10, b. Indiana
Mabel Varner, daughter, white, female, 8, b. Indiana

Notes on 1900 census

Tina should be Ina. Curtis is identical to William C. of 1880.


1910

1910 Federal Census, Jasonville, Greene, Indiana.

Erastus Varner, head, male, white, 64, married, b. North Carolina, father b. North Carolina, mother b. North Carolina
Margaret A, wife, female, white, 57, married, b. Indiana, father b. North Carolina, mother b. Indiana
Clyde Varner, 20
Mabel Varner, 18

1910 Census
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1910 Census



1920

1920 Federal Census, Jasonville Ward 1, Greene, Indiana.

Erastus Varner, head, owns home, male, white, 73, married, can read, can write, b. North Carolina, father b. North Carolina, mother b. North Carolina
Margaret Varner, wife, female, white, 67, married, b. Indiana, father b. North Carolina, mother b. Indiana


1930

1930 Federal Census, Jasonville, Greene, Indiana.

Erastus Varner, head, male, white, 83, married, b. North Carolina,
Marget M Varner, wife, female, white, 76, married, b. Indiana


Obituaries

Two identical obituaries appeared in the Brazil TimesS3 and the Terre Haute TribuneS4 on 16 Jan 1934.

The text of both is as follows:

Jasonville, Ind., Jan. 16 —

Margaret Varner, 80 years old, died at her home here Monday. Mrs Varner formerly resided at Ashboro for many years before locating at Jasonville. She is survived by two sons, Curtis of Jasonville and Clyde of Bloomington; three daughters, Mrs. Rella Purcell of Brazil, Ina Varner of Terre Haute and Mrs. Mabel Sinders of Wayne, Mich.; a brother, Thomas Loudermilk, of Flint, Mich., and three sisters, Mrs. Fannie Mallinger of Terre Haute, Mrs. Alice Reeder of Germantown, Pa., and Ina Bridgewater of Ashboro. Funeral services will be held at 1 o'clock Wednesday afternoon at the United Brethern church here with the Rev. Mr. Baker of the Methodist church officiating. Burial will be in the Ashboro Cemetery.

Images

Margaret, age 77, in 1930 with grandsons Gayle and Garrett.
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Margaret, age 77, in 1930 with grandsons Gayle and Garrett.


Footnotes

  1. 1.0 1.1 Margaret A Varner, in Drop Report - Pensioner, Margaret A Varner, 7 Feb 1934, Primary quality.

    Death given as 15 Jan 1934.

  2. Tombstone with name inscribed, in Tombstone Inscription of Erastus and Margaret Varner.

    Margaret's name is on the tombstone, but no death date was inscribed on the stone.

  3.   Margaret Varner obituary, in Margaret Varner Obituary, Brazil Times, 1934, 16 Jan 1934.

    Obituary transcript sent via email.

  4.   Margaret Varner obituary, in Margaret Varner Obituary, Terre Haute Tribune, 1934, 16 Jan 1934, Primary quality.

    Photocopy of obituary provided by the Vigo County Public Library, Special Collections. Wabash Valley Obituary Index

  5.   Marriage Certificate of Erastus Varner and Margaret Loudermilk, in Marriage Certificate of Erastus Varner and Margaret Loudermilk.

    The marriage license of Erastus Varner and Margaret Ann Loudermilk. This copy was supplied to the federal government, U.S. Pension Office, for the military pension request by Margaret Loudermilk.

  6. Margaret's name is on the tombstone, but no death date was inscribed on the stone.
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