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Posted by: Phyllis Gauss (ID *****0891) Date: October 30, 2012 at 14:11:59
In Reply to: Re: JOSIE LUSHER by thomas kimes of 19727

Yes, Francine presumably dec'd, with Santana being her last ch. Besides Greenbrier Co you might try Kanawha Co for Francine's marriage, as this is where the family was living 1850-60
Eliz. gdau is apparently orphaned....please re-read my msgs.
Look what I found, don't know why I didn't locate earlier.....
11-29-1899 Josie LUSHER m. William AMENDA, Jackson Co MO

1920 St Louis MO
William 46 Ger Ger Ger; emi 1880; restaurant prop
Josphine 40 WV WV WV
Will D 16 MO
Hazel A 12 MO
Dorothy 5 MO

1910 St Louis
William 36 Ger; hotel chef
Jane [Josie]30 WV
Del [William] 7 MO
Evaline 2 MO [this must be Hazel]

William AMENDA, restaurant prop
b 10-8-1874 Germany
d 10-15-1922 ST Louis; bur Lake Charles
Parents; unk
Inf: William D AMENDA

12-21-1925 William D AMENDA m. Mildred BECKMAN, St Louis
1930-40 they are living with Mildred's parents, Chas/Clara BECKMAN, St Ferdinand, St Louis Co MO
Apparently no ch.
I couldn't find Josie aft 1920.

William Delbert AMENDA
b 6-8-1903 St Louis MO
d 2-17-1952 Corpus Christi, Nueces Co TX; Seaside Mem Park
Parents: Wm/Josephine LUSHER
Inf: Hazel MEHL [sister?]

Elizabeth, domestic
Josie, hotel matron
Tilden teamster, Hyatt Coal Co
Victoria, waiter

Elizabeth wid/Leander
Victoria, works Som_R Factory

1906 Oklahoma City, OK
Miss Victoria LUSHER, domestic
If she survived, maybe you can write for a marriage in OK for her.
Hazel E J AMENDA m Alfred MEHL [marriage not found]
1930 Morristown NJ
1935 Poplar Bluff MO
1940 San Antonio TX
1947 Austin TX...they owned Mehl's Motel
Hazel d 10-1-1988 Austin [Hazel Evelyn Josephine]
Alfred d 1985 Austin
They had 1 ch, Donald Alfred b 10-1-1927 MO; d 12-27-1994 Marin Co CA; Mother: AMENDA
Donald Alfred MEHL Jr b 4-15-1953 Travis Co TX s/o Donald Alfred MEHL/Orville Linnette BAILEY; m. Cheryl L TREMAINE 4-4-1979 Travis Co TX
It looks like Jr might still be in Pflugerville TX [Travis TX]

If it's that important to you to find living relatives send me the names of daus/spouses, and I'll attempt to find more data. [it is a "one", not an L]
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