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Lena Grimes Scott
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Birth: Sep. 16, 1884
Tolono
Champaign County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 1992
Rockford
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA

Burial in this cemetery, per obituary, at right. (Her parents and the parents of her husband are here).
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She was 107 years old at the time of death, per obit.
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Birth: County clerk volume: 3; Library volume: 3; Page #4.0; Ref# 4046; Name of child: Grimes, Infant; Sex: F, Date born: 16 Sep 1884; Where: Tolono; Father: Grimes, Joseph; Father born: Ohio; Maiden or married name: Toups [sic] {Louks}, Mary G.{Grace} ; Mother born: OH.; Comments: {none}.

SOURCE: Champaign County Illinois Pre 1900 Birth Registers.
Source [link]: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ilccgs/
birthdeathrecords/Pre_1900birth.htm
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US CENSUS 1920:
SOURCE: US Federal Census 1900.
Source [link]: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.2/1TTF-RPX/p_50525621
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Name: Lena Scott
Residence: Tolono, Champaign, Illinois
Estimated Birth Year: 1886
Age: 34
Birthplace: Illinois
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Gender: Female
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Birthplace:
Film Number: 1820298
Digital Folder Number: 4300169
Image Number: 00900
Sheet Number: 5
Household Gender Age
Parent Mary Grimes F 72y
Joseph Scott M 32y
Lena Scott F 34y
Mary Scott F 5y

SOURCE: US Federal Census 1920.
Source [link]: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MJ91-R2R
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US CENSUS 1900:
Name: Lena Grimes
Titles & Terms:
Residence: Sadonus & Tolono villages, Champaign, Illinois
Birth Date: Sep 1884
Birthplace: Illinois
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Spouse:
Spouse's Titles & Terms:
Spouse's Birthplace:
Father: Jos F Grimes
Father's Titles & Terms:
Father's Birthplace: Delaware
Mother: Mary G Grimes
Mother's Titles & Terms:
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
Race or Color (expanded): White
Head-of-household Name: Jos F Grimes
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Single
Years Married:
Estimated Marriage Year:
Mother How Many Children:
Number Living Children:
Immigration Year:
Enumeration District: 0030
Page: 4
Sheet Letter: A
Family Number: 75
Reference Number: 9
Film Number: 1240241
Image Number: 00000331
Household Gender Age
Parent Jos F Grimes M
Parent Mary G Grimes F
Lena Grimes F

SOURCE: US Federal Census 1900.
Source [link]: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.2/1TTF-RPX/p_50525621
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First wife of Joseph F. Scott.
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CHILDREN (1):
Mary Margorie Scott, b.~1915, IL. d.????.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph T Grimes (1841 - 1912)
  Mary Grace Louks Grimes (1848 - 1937)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Franklin Scott (1888 - 1983)
 
 Children:
  Mary Marjorie Scott Dobzynski (1914 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bailey Memorial Cemetery
Tolono
Champaign County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Robert Kuhmann
Record added: Oct 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79090885
Lena <i>Grimes</i> Scott
Added by: Robert Kuhmann
 
Lena <i>Grimes</i> Scott
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Added by: Kevin
 
 
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R.I.P. - your ex-husband became my Uncle through his 2nd-marriage to my Aunt, Helen E. Kuechler.
- Robert Kuhmann
 Added: May. 25, 2012
 
 
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