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Lemuel Ransom McKinley
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Birth: Apr. 2, 1880
Perry County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 1, 1980
St. Clair County
Illinois, USA

Lemuel's obit appears in the Belleville News-Democrat, Belleville, Illinois, 1 May 1980, Page 9B, Column 2.

Lemuel was the son of Robert McKinley and Sarah McKee of Tilden, Randolph County, Illinois.

Lemuel married Catherine Louella Stevenson on 24 Dec 1901 in the First Methodist Church, Tilden, Randolph County, IL. Lemuel and Catherine had the following children: William Robert, Lemuel Dean, Catherine Agnes, William Wayne, and Leland C. N.

Lemuel owned a Chevrolet dealership for 54 years in Belleville. He sat on the board or was a member of many local organizations.

He was also a veternarian and exhibited his horses in various shows in the midwest, includng Illinois State Fair at Springfield, Missouri State Fair at Sedalia and the American royal Horse Show at Kansas City, Mo.

He was preceded in death by his wife and daughter Catherine and son William Robert. Survivors included his three remaining sons: Lemuel, Wiliam, and Leland. In addition, he is survived by grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were at Union United Methodist church with burial in Green Mount Protestant Cemetery.

Family links: 
  Robert McKinley (1841 - 1923)
  Sarah McKee McKinley (1841 - 1909)
  Catherine Louella Stevenson McKinley (1882 - 1967)
  William Robert McKinley (1911 - 1911)*
  Lemuel Dean McKinley (1918 - 2008)*
  Catherine Agnes McKinley Hinerman (1920 - 1957)*
  Ella Jane McKinley Stewart (1863 - 1910)*
  John William McKinley (1864 - 1942)*
  Nancy Harriet McKinley McMillan (1869 - 1909)*
  James Henry McKinley (1870 - 1956)*
  Mary Susan McKinley Lindsay (1873 - 1899)*
  Samuel Gilmore McKinley (1875 - 1944)*
  Robert Charles McKinley (1877 - 1959)*
  Lemuel Ransom McKinley (1880 - 1980)
*Calculated relationship
Green Mount Protestant Cemetery
St. Clair County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Pam
Record added: Dec 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 46161849
Lemuel Ransom McKinley
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Lemuel Ransom McKinley
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