Posted By:Sally
Subject:Re: Charles Clinton Knowles
Post Date:December 28, 2003 at 10:50:57
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Forum:Hancock County, IL Genealogy Forum
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There is a Charles Knowles in the Social security death index born 12/16/1883 died 2/1974 Matoon Cole co Illinois worked for the railroad ss # 713-01-1204
In the 1920 census Charles Knowles is 34 year old painter single male white boarder in Macon Decatur Illinois

In the newspaper from Decatur Illinois June 21 1929: Charged with being the keeper of a gambling house Clint Hirst William Steward and Charles Knowles all bein held as inmates.
Pleaded guilty and was fined $23.15 he lived at 706 West decatur
Decatur Review Dec 11,1929 shows:
Funeral services for Levi Kemper pallbears were all nephews of Mr Kemper -William Kemper-George Thomas Knowles -George Knowles-William Knowles-Charles Knowles and Robert Knowles
Decatur Review: Aug 11,1920
Miss Alice M. Frazee and Charles Knowles both of Decatur were issued a marriage license in Chicago Wednesday don't know if any of this is your fellow or not but some it might give you a clue.
I have no intrest in the family just had some time a thought I might be of help to you. good luck Sally