Ethel M. Shores, age 90, of Mattoon, passed away 5:54 p.m. Saturday, January 1, 2000 at her residence.
MRS. EMMELINE CAVANAUGH (nee SHORES)
The Mattoon Journal - Gazette
March 4, 1921 (Friday)
DEATH ON THURSDAY OF MRS. J. CAVANAUGH
Funeral Services Held This Afternoon From Christian Church - Burial in Dodge Grove
Mrs. James Cavanaugh passed away at her home, 708 South Seventeenth Street, on Thursday afternoon after a week's illness from uremic poisoning. The funeral was held at the First Christian Church at three o'clock this afternoon, Rev. J.F. McMahan officiating. Burial was at Dodge Grove cemetery.
Mrs. Cavanaugh was born Emmeline Shores, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Merritt Shores, at Rockford, on February 14, 1850. Her first marriage was in 1866 to Noah Wagner. A son, Richard Wagner of Denver, and a daughter, Mrs. Josephine Berry of Mattoon, survive. Mr. Wagner died in 1880. In 1881, she married Elijah Bolen, who died in 1903. There were no children from this marriage. She married James Cavanaugh on May 17, 1917, and he survives her. There are seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren who also survive her. There are no surviving brothers or sisters.
Mrs. Cavanaugh came to Mattoon ten years ago from Neoga, in and around which she spent the greater part of her life. She was a member of the First Christian Church.
Coles Co, Illinois Death Cert # 616
Name SHORES, HANNAH H.
Coles Co, Illinois Death Cert #'s:
GOODWIN, CLIFTON MONROE
Regiment or Vessel
U.S. or State
Date of Death
Shores, William W.
20 ILL Vol
Pleasant Grove, Coles County, Illinois
Household #, LastName, FirstName, Age, Sex, Race, Occupation, Value of Real Estate, Personal Estate, Place of birth
132/124-GOODWIN, William-37-m-w-farm laborer-Kentucky
Lorenzo- 12-m-w-Illinois-attend school
William- 10-m-w-Illinois-attend school
Isaac-3/12-m-w-Illinois-born in April
Accession or Serial Number
SHORES, AARON IL 10/10/1840 9176 IL2580__.459
GOODWIN, BURREL T IL 09/01/1852 20821 IL3150__.101
*These Coles County land patent records can be found at the Bureau of Land Management website at: http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/default.asp
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