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Rufus J Childress
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Birth: Jun. 3, 1849
Death: Apr. 17, 1923
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Childress was a well known newspaperman and author. He was the father of Mabel Elaine of the stage act 'Elaine and Marshall.'

Links to two of his books of poetry:

http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=loc.ark:/13960/t7wm1st6j;view=thumb;seq=11

http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=loc.ark:/13960/t8hd8pw0r;view=thumb;seq=181 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Jennie Gilligan Childress (1854 - 1928)*
 
 Children:
  William Albert Childress (1880 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
His grave is not marked.

Volunteer
10/23/2013
 
Burial:
Mount Carmel Cemetery
Hillside
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section 18, Block 6, Lot 19, Grave 4
 
Created by: Crystal
Record added: Jul 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94080026
Rufus J Childress
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Added by: Paula Berry Nelson
 
 
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