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Charles Reed Querrey
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Birth: Mar. 21, 1853
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 9, 1916
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA

Decatur Herald 3/10/1916

Charles R. Querrey aged 63, a lifelong resident of Decatur, died in the home of Mrs.S.J.Bruce,1036 W.Wood street, at 2 o'clock Tuesday morning. He had been in ill health for several weeks.
The funeral will be conducted in the home at 8:30 o'clock Saturday morning and a special train will bear the body over the Illinois Central to Argenta, where services will be conducted at 10:30 o'clock in the Presbyterian church. Burial will be in the Friends Creek cemetery. The train will wait til the service is over and return to Decatur with those who are in attendance.
Mr.Querry was born March 21,1853. His parents were among the first seven families to settle in Decatur. He was a brother of Mrs.W. J. Myers of Argenta, whose death occurred March 2. He leaves two children,R.B.Querry, 1546 N. Morgan street and Mrs.S.J.Bruce,1026 W.Wood street and a sister, Miss Belle Querrey, of Argenta.

Obituary furnished by Janet Donner

Name: Charles Reed Querrey
Birth Date: 21 Mar 1853
Birth Place: Illinois
Death Date: 9 Mar 1916
Death Place: Decatur, Macon, Illinois
Burial Date: 11 Mar 1916
Burial Place: Argenta, Ills
Death Age: 62
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Race: White
Marital Status: W
Gender: Male
Father Name: Jas Querrey
Father Birth Place: Virginia
Mother Name: Elizabeth Williams
Mother Birth Place: Virginia
FHL Film Number: 1530824

Illinois Death and Stillbirth Index 1916-1947 
 
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 Parents:
  James Querrey (1811 - 1889)
  Elizabeth S. Williams Querrey (1814 - 1898)
 
 Spouse:
  Orpha A. Greenfield Querrey (1861 - 1908)
 
 Children:
  Ralph Bryant Querrey (1889 - 1923)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bartlett D. Querrey (1836 - 1906)*
  Eri Querrey (1840 - 1932)*
  Olive F. Querrey (1845 - 1868)*
  Miriam King Querrey Myers (1848 - 1916)*
  Belle Querrey (1851 - 1935)*
  Charles Reed Querrey (1853 - 1916)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Friends Creek Cemetery
Argenta
Macon County
Illinois, USA
 
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Record added: Oct 08, 2009
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- Gwen Miller
 Added: Sep. 3, 2012
Part of my father's line. RIP
- Gwen Miller
 Added: Sep. 3, 2012
 
 
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