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Jess Cahoon
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Birth: Nov. 4, 1884
Bond County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 16, 1942
Jasper County
Missouri, USA

2nd wife, Carrie (Sanders) Cahoon death certificate reported she died of suicide.
(The death certificate can be viewed at Missouri Digital Archives/death certificates online website.)

Sister, Capitola Ellingsworth

Jess can be found in 1920 in Montgomery Co IL census living with his sister Capitola and brother in law.

Above information courtesy of Jim Cochran

Jess Cahoon passed away at his home, 527 High Street in Carthage, Missosuri. He had resided in the community for 50 years prior to his death. He had been married and widowed twice. His first marriage was to May Guinn Cahoon and his second marriage was to Helen surname n/a Cahoon.

He had been employed as a painter

He was 57 years, 11 months & 12 days old when he died of complications of chronic alcoholism and a coronary occlusion.

Dr. R. W. Webster M.D. was the attending physician/coroner.
Funeral arrangements were taken care of by Knell Mortuary.
The death certificate can be viewed at Missouri Digital Archives/death certificates online website.
Family links: 
  William Newton Cahoon (1846 - 1917)
  Nancy E. Spry Cahoon (1870 - 1935)
  May Guinn Cahoon (1887 - 1928)*
  Capitola Ellingsworth (1870 - 1943)**
  Jess Cahoon (1884 - 1942)
  Eva Leona Brown Fagg (1888 - 1955)**
  Norman Newton Cahoon (1901 - 1933)*
*Calculated relationship
Carterville Cemetery
Jasper County
Missouri, USA
Created by: NJBrewer
Record added: Apr 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67898932
Jess Cahoon
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