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Lucinda Berry Ferguson
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1863
Richland County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 30, 1928
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA

Lucinda Berry Terguson[Ferguson]65,[abt74] died 30 Jun 1928 in Danville, Vermilion Co. IL.

She was born 16 Jan 1863[abt1856]year is wrong]in Bonpas Twp. Richland Co. IL., daughter of Peter Berry and Rachel Zimmerman and wife of John Henry Ferguson.

Length of residence in city or town where death occured, 6 months. Occupation: Home Duties.

Burial 2 Jul 1928 in Danville, Vermilion Co. IL.

IL Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947
As 1860 Census in Bonpas, Richland Co. IL, Peter Berry 44 years is Widow with 9 Children; Joseph B 14, Susan 12, Sarah 12, Leander 10, Samuel 8 Jacob 6, Henry 5, Lucinda 4 and William F. 3 years old.

The family is still together 1870 Census, Bonpas,IL, Peter Berry 54 is Widow with 9 Children; Joseph B. 23, Sarah J 21, Susan 21, Leander 20, Samuel 19, Jacob 17, Henry 15, Lucinda 13 and William 12 years old

The Census 4 Jun 1880 in Sumner, Lawrence Co. IL Lucinda Berry 22 years old works in Hotel.

Also, Lucinda is listed with Sister & Brother 1880 Census in Bonpas, Richland Co. IL, William Berry 22 is Farming and Sister Susan Berry 30 is Keeping House, and Sister Lucinda Berry 24 years is a Domestic Servant[works in Hotel in Lawrenceville--Next door; Sister; Sarah[Berry] Paullins's & William H. Paullins family. Father, Peter Berry 61 years is Widow living with Sarah's family.

Next time we have been able to find her is 5 Jan 1920 in the Census in St Louis Ward 5, St Louis (Independent City), MO, John H Ferguson 44 years Born in Va. is a Laborer and wife Lucinda [Berry] 56 years Born in IL. works in a Laundry Place.

Then 6 Months living in Danville, Vermilion Co. IL, Lucinda [Berry] Ferguson died 30 Jun 1928.

Family links: 
  Peter Berry (1816 - 1894)
  Rachel Zimmerman Berry (1822 - 1859)
  Susanna Berry Harmon (1849 - 1890)*
  Leander Berry (1850 - 1916)*
  Henry Berry (1855 - 1927)*
  William Friend Berry (1858 - 1933)*
  Lucinda Berry Ferguson (1863 - 1928)
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Ann Harmon Govers
Record added: Dec 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82218887

"Lucinda Berry Ferguson"
- Ann Harmon Govers
 Added: Dec. 21, 2011

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