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Charles Oliver "Ollie" Armstrong
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Birth: Apr. 24, 1869
Bond County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 23, 1906
Du Quoin
Perry County
Illinois, USA

CHARLES OLIVER "Ollie" ARMSTRONG.6, (JOHN HENRY ARMSTRONG.5, ROBERT ARMSTRONG.4, JOHN ARMSTRONG.3, JOHN ARMSTRONG.2, ROBERT ARMSTRONG.1) born: 24 April 1869, Elm Point, Bond County Illinois, died: 23 November 1906, Du Quoin, Perry County Illinois, buried: Odd Fellow Cemetery, Du Quoin, Perry County Illinois, son of: JOHN HENRY ARMSTRONG and MARY ANN WEBSTER, married: 15 June 1893, Perry County Illinois, MINNIE FULFORD, born: 15 July 1874, Du Quoin, Perry County Illinois, died; 25 March 1953, Du Quoin, Perry County Illinois, buried: Odd Fellow Cemetery, Du Quoin, Perry County Illinois, daughter of: ALFORD HENDERSON FULFORD and FRINZELIA BELL WOOD, Children: MARIE ELEANOR (ARMSTRONG) BROSCH (Mrs. Charles August Brosch), CHESTER ROBERT ARMSTRONG, LOUIS WILLIAM ARMSTRONG, HENRY HARRISON ARMSTRONG, JOHN ALFORD ARMSTRONG, ORIS "GILBERT" ARMSTRONG.

Source: Notes of Olive Kaune; with input by Mary (HARRELL) Enos

Charles was stricken with White Swelling as a child as a result one leg was shorter, and he walked with a limp, he followed the trade of Plastering and Carpenter with his father John Henry Armstrong, when he was plastering the High School Building at Pinckneyville Illinois, he fell and hit the back of his head on the stairway. Charles left five young children when he died, I dont know the whole story, but I believe their Mother tried to raise the children, and she did her best, but then they went to live with others. I do know his son, Louis William Armstrong, came to live with Charles and Olive Kaunes, he was always known as Uncle Louis to me, he went to Church and School in Donnellson, Montgomery County Illinois, he was like a brother to the Kaune Girls, that would be Irene (Kaune) Harrell and Selma M. (Kaune) Canepa.



 
 
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 Parents:
  John Henry Armstrong (1841 - 1902)
  Mary Ann Webster Armstrong (1849 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  Minnie Fulford Armstrong (1874 - 1953)
 
 Children:
  Chester Robert Armstrong (1894 - 1953)*
  Marie Eleanor Armstrong Brosch (1894 - 1952)*
  Louis William Armstrong (1898 - 1946)*
  Henry Harrison Armstrong (1899 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  Amanda Ellen Armstrong (1867 - 1870)*
  Robert Webster Armstrong (1868 - 1871)*
  Charles Oliver "Ollie" Armstrong (1869 - 1906)
  Sydney Emelia Armstrong (1871 - 1872)*
  Louis Franklin Armstrong (1873 - 1900)*
  Samuel Harvey Armstrong (1875 - 1876)*
  Walter Henry Armstrong (1877 - 1877)*
  Jennie May Armstrong Brayfield (1878 - 1939)*
  William Robert Armstrong (1882 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
IOOF Cemetery
Du Quoin
Perry County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Marilyn Pederson
Record added: May 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36658509
Charles Oliver Ollie Armstrong
Added by: Bradley Hutson
 
 
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- Marilyn Pederson
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