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Lulu May Van Schoyck Higdon
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Birth: Aug. 6, 1875
McLean County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 7, 1916
Ford County
Illinois, USA

Father: Amos Van Schoyck b. 9 Dec 1852 in Illinois d. in Saybrook, McLean, Illinois
Mother: Elizabeth Mae Gardner b. Jul 1850 in Tuscarawas County, Ohio d. 1900 in Saybrook, McLean, Illinois.

Extract from the 1880 Census:
Name: Lulu May Van Schoyck
Age: 5
Estimated birth year: 1875
Birthplace: Illinois
Race: white
Sex: female
Relationship to head-of-household: daughter
Parents: Amos and Elizabeth Van Schoyck, ages 28 and 30
Home in 1880: Cheneys Grove, McLean, Illinois
Marital status: single
Father's birthplace: Illinois
Mother's birthplace: Ohio
Father's occupation: farmer
Occupation: none
Sibling living at home: Charles E (age 1)
Census place: Cheneys Grove, McLean, Illinois; Roll: T9_231; Family History Film: 1254231; Page: 637.1000; Enumeration District: 185; Image: 0157
Date: 8 Jun 1880

Extract from the 1900 Census:
Name: Lula Higdon
Age at last birthday: 24
Date of birth: Aug 1875
Birthplace: Illinois
Race: white
Sex: female
Relationship to head-of-house: wife
Home in 1900: Boone, Hancock, Iowa
Marital status: married
Number of years of marriage: 8
Number of children: 0
Number of children living: 0
Able to read, write and speak English: yes
Father's birthplace: Illinois
Mother's birthplace: Ohio
Occupation: none
Census place: Boone, Hancock, Iowa; Roll: T623 434; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 118.
Date: 21 Jun 1900

Extract from the 1915 Iowa State Census:
Name: Mrs Lulu Higdon
Age: 39
Estimated birth year: 1876
Birth location: Illinois
Gender: female
Race: white
Residence county: Hancock
Residence state: Iowa
Locality: Boone
Post office: Britt
Years in Iowa: 19
Marital status: widow
Occupation: not listed
Able to read and write: yes
Education: 7th grade
Father's birthplace: Illinois
Mother's birthplace: Ohio
Religion: United Brethren
Roll: IA1915_216
Line: 396

Extract from the Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947:
Name: Lula Higdon [sic]
Age: 40
Birth date: 6 Aug 1875
Birth place: Illinois
Gender: female
Race: white
Occupation: nurse
Father: Amos Van Schoyck
Father's birth place: Illinois
Mother: Elizabeth Gardener [sic]
Mother's birth place: Ohio
Death date: 7 Feb 1916
Death place: Lyman, Ford, Illinois
Burial date: 9 Feb 1916
Burial place: Britt, Iowa
FHL film number: 1531027
Family links: 
  Amos E Van Schoyck (1852 - ____)
  Elizabeth Mae Gardner Van Schoyck (1850 - 1893)
  William J. Higdon (1855 - 1908)*
  Lulu May Van Schoyck Higdon (1875 - 1916)
  Charles Edward Van Schoyck (1880 - 1938)*
  Myrtle Ivy Van Schoyck Spohr (1882 - 1943)*
*Calculated relationship

1875 - 1916
1855 - 1908
Evergreen Cemetery
Hancock County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Richard Rhode
Record added: May 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51869780
Lulu May <i>Van Schoyck</i> Higdon
Added by: Richard Rhode
Lulu May <i>Van Schoyck</i> Higdon
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