Fisher Family Genealogy

FISHER Raymond Claude

Male 1899 - 1981  (82 years)


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  • Name FISHER Raymond Claude 
    Nickname Buck 
    Born 6 Jan 1899  Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    ASSO Independent Order of Odd Fellows  [2, 3
    CENSUS 11 Jun 1900  Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Census-taker apparently never talked directly to family. Too many errors in the listing: Florence born Jul 1877 not Jun. Zilla should read Zella and not a daughter, but Charles and Florence's eldest son, born in Apr 1895 not Aug 1895. Also Raymond born in Jan 1899 not Mar.
    Census: 1900 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL; Roll: 320; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0057; FHL microfilm: 1240320
    Census: 1900 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL; Roll: 320; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0057; FHL microfilm: 1240320
    CENSUS 10 May 1910  Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census: 1910 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Roll  T624_305; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 50; Image: 270
    Census: 1910 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Roll T624_305; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 50; Image: 270
    MILI 12 Sep 1918  Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • WW I Draft Registration
      Home address: Blandinsville, IL.
      Occupation: Labor, E.E. Voorhees, Blandinsville, IL.
      Nearest relative: (mother) Florence Fisher, Blandinsville, IL.
      Appearance: Short, medium build, gray eyes, brown hair.
    WW I Draft Registration Card - Fisher, Raymond Claude, McDonough County, Illinois; Roll  1614209; Draft Board: 0
    WW I Draft Registration Card - Fisher, Raymond Claude, McDonough County, Illinois; Roll 1614209; Draft Board: 0
    CENSUS 02 Jan 1920  Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census: 1920 U.S. - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Roll  T625_385; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 52; Image: 795
    Census: 1920 U.S. - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Roll T625_385; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 52; Image: 795
    CENSUS 21 Apr 1930  Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Indicates married at age 24.
      Occupation: Mechanic, hardware store.
    Census: 1930 U.S. - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Roll: 532; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 2; Image: 1016.0
    Census: 1930 U.S. - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Roll: 532; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 2; Image: 1016.0
    CENSUS 11 Apr 1940  Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Occupation: Plumber, Retail hardware store
    Census: 1940 U.S. - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL ; Roll: T627_839; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 55-2
    Census: 1940 U.S. - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL ; Roll: T627_839; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 55-2
    OCCU Vorhees/Taylor Wilson Hardware  [9, 10
    OCCU 1962 to 1965  [11, 12
    Blandinsville Water Works 
    RELI Baptist  [13, 14
    SSN 352-01-8127  [15
    Died 18 Feb 1981  Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [16, 17
    Age: 82 
    Address:
    McDonough District Hospital
    525 East Grant Street
    Macomb, IL 61455 
    Buried 21 Feb 1981  Glade City Cemetery, Blandinsville, McDonough County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [18, 19
    Person ID I105  Main
    Last Modified 8 Oct 2012 

    Father FISHER Charles H.,   b. 25 Jun 1873, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1918, Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother ASHBY Florence Ethyl,   b. 26 Jul 1877, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1960, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 5 Sep 1894  Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [20, 21
    Marriage Return: Fisher, Charles H. and Florence E. Ashby - 1894
    Marriage Return: Fisher, Charles H. and Florence E. Ashby - 1894
    Notes 
    • Mary Ann (Farris) Fisher left her most of her estate to the children of Charles and Florence (Ashby) Fisher: "After payment of such funeral expenses and debts, I give, devise and bequeath to the children of Charles Fisher deceased, namely- Zella Fisher, Raymond Fisher, Reva George, Truman Fisher, Dorothy Fisher, Jessie Fisher, Madeline Fisher and Ruth Fisher..." [22]
    Family ID F31  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family BRITTON Fronie E.,   b. 30 Nov 1903, Lawrenceburg, Anderson Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1965, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 15 Sep 1923  Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [23, 24, 25
    Children 
     1. FISHER, Lucille V.,   b. Abt 1925, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. FISHER Everette Reon,   b. Abt 1927, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     3. FISHER, Ronald "Dean",   b. 09 May 1932, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 2008, Lewistown, Fulton Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2006 
    Family ID F36  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Jan 1899 - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - 11 Jun 1900 - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - 10 May 1910 - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMILI - 12 Sep 1918 - Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - 02 Jan 1920 - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Sep 1923 - Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - 21 Apr 1930 - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - 11 Apr 1940 - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 82,Address:
    McDonough District Hospital
    525 East Grant Street
    Macomb, IL 61455 - 18 Feb 1981 - Macomb, McDonough Co., IL
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    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Feb 1981 - Glade City Cemetery, Blandinsville, McDonough County, IL Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • At the time of his death Raymond was survived by one daughter, Mrs. Wilbur (Lucille) Terry of Dallas City; two sons, Everett Reon of Macomb, with whom he made his home the past year; Dean of Blandinsville; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Also surviving were five sisters, Mrs. Henry (Ruth) Hobby and Mrs. Norman (Madeline) Fenton, both of Blandinsville, Mrs. Reva George of Macomb, Mrs. Jessie Ruberts of Washington and Mrs. Dorothy Cox of Vermont. Three brothers, Zella, Truman and Paul, and one sister, Nora, also preceded him in death. [26]

  • Sources 
    1. [S174] WW I Draft Registration Cards 1917-1918, (Ancestry,com), McDonough County, Illinois; Roll 1614209; Draft Board: 0 (Reliability: 3), 12 Sep 1918.

    2. [S51] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 19 Feb 1981.
      ...and a former member of both the Blandinsville I. O. O. F Lodge...

    3. [S53] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 19 Feb 1981.
      ...and was a former member of the Blandinsville IOOF Lodge...

    4. [S88] Census: 1900 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL , (Ancestry,com), Roll T623_320; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 57 (Reliability: 3), 11 Jun 1900.

    5. [S91] Census: 1910 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL , (Ancestry,com), Roll T624_305; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 50; Image: 270 (Reliability: 3), 10 May 1910.

    6. [S98] Census: 1920 U.S. - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL , (Ancestry,com), Roll T625_385; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 52; Image: 795 (Reliability: 3), 02 Jan 1920.

    7. [S99] Census: 1930 U.S. - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL , (Ancestry.com), Roll 532; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 2; Image: 1016.0 (Reliability: 3), 21 Apr 1930.

    8. [S310] Census: 1940 U.S. - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL , (Ancestry.com), Roll: T627_839; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 55-2 (Reliability: 2), 11 Apr 1940.

    9. [S51] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 19 Feb 1981.
      He was employed at Vorhees Hardware store, which later became Taylor-Wilson Hardware store, 42 years.

    10. [S53] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 19 Feb 1981.
      He was employed at Vorhees Hardware Store and later at Taylor-Wilson Hardware Store in Blandinsville for 42 years.

    11. [S51] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 19 Feb 1981.
      He also worked for Blandinsville Water Works three years, retiring in 1965.

    12. [S53] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 19 Feb 1981.
      He also worked for Blandinsville Water Works for three years, retiring in 1965.

    13. [S51] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 19 Feb 1981.
      He was a member of First Baptist Church...

    14. [S53] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 19 Feb 1981.
      He was a member of First Baptist Church in Blandinsville...

    15. [S249] Social Security Card Application, (Social Security Adminstration) (Reliability: 3).

    16. [S51] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 19 Feb 1981.
      Raymond C. "Buck" Fisher, 82, of Macomb the past year, formerly of Blandinsville, died at 5 p.m. yesterday at McDonough District Hospital, Macomb. He had been ill a year and in the hospital seven weeks.

    17. [S53] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 19 Feb 1981.
      Blandinsville--Raymond "Buck" Claude Fisher, 82, of Macomb, formerly of Blandinsville, died at 5 p.m. Wednesday at McDonough District Hospital.

    18. [S51] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 19 Feb 1981.
      Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church, with Virgil Kelly officiating. Burial will be at Blade City Cemetery.

      Blade City Cemetery should read Glade City Cemetery

    19. [S53] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 19 Feb 1981.
      Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Blandinsville, the Rev. Virgil Kelly officiating. Burial will be in Glade City Cemetery. Visitation will be after 10 a.m. Friday and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Clugston Funeral Chapel in Blandinsville.

    20. [S21] Marriage Return: Fisher, Charles H. and Florence E. Ashby, (Illinois State Board of Health), License No. 994. (Reliability: 3), 5 Sep 1894.
      16. Married at Blandinsville in the County of McDonough and the State of Illinois, the 5 day of Sept 1984

    21. [S22] Marriage License: Fisher, Charles H. and Florence E. Ashby, (Illinois State Board of Health), License No. 994. (Reliability: 3), 5 Sep 1894.
      I B. H. Harmon a Minister of the Gospel hereby certify that Mr. Charles H. Fisher and Miss Florence E. Ashba were united in Marriage by me at Blandinsville in the County of McDonough and the State of Illinois on the 5th day of Sept. A.D. 1894.

    22. [S25] Will: Fisher, Mary Ann - 1928, Mary Ann Fisher (Reliability: 3), 4 Jan 1924.

    23. [S33] Obituary: Fisher, Fronie (Reliability: 2), 23 Aug 1965.
      She was married Sept. 15, 1923 at Macomb to Raymond Claude Fisher...

    24. [S51] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 19 Feb 1981.
      He married Fronie E. Britton Sept. 15, 1923, in Macomb.

    25. [S53] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 19 Feb 1981.
      He married Fronie E. Britton Sept. 15, 1923, in Macomb.

    26. [S51] Obituary: Fisher, Raymond Claude - 1981 (Reliability: 2), 17 Feb 1981.