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Alonzo Clifton "Lon or Lonny" Matherly
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Birth: Jun. 18, 1878
Muhlenberg County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 1952
Logan County
Kentucky, USA

Children of Lon and Corinna James Matherly,
All born in Muhlenberg Co. KY:
James Edward Matherly  b. 21 Nov 1919
Nancy Belle Matherly  b. 24 Sep 1922, married Jack Anderson (1915-1989).  They had one child.
William P. Matherly 29 Nov 1924-1982

When Corinna married Lon Matherly in about 1917 she also inherited five young girls less than eleven years old.  The baby, Bess would have only been two months, JoNell, three, Catherine, six, Louise, ten, and Mildred eleven.

Before he married Corinna James, Lon Matherly was first married in 1904 to May Long.  May was born the 3 Sept, 1886 and died 18 Oct 1915 in Muhlenberg, KY.  She had almost reached her 30th birthday.  May's mother was Bessie Wyatt and her father was William Long, both born in KY.
The five children of Lon and May:

Mildred M. Matherly  born 19 Jan. 1905, first married Dr. Ralph Warmack in 1929. They had two children. They divorced in 1950 and in 1953, she married William Cox.. Mildred died the 3 April, 1993 in Hennepin, Minn.

Martha Louise Matherly born 6 Apr 1906, married Dr. Harry Johnstone Fisher, in 1935 in Chicago. IL They had one son and lived the majority of their married life in Hartford, and New Haven, Conn. Louise died 9 June, 1969.

Edith Catherine (Kathleen) Matherly born 15 June 1911 married Byron Velie in 1940. They had one daughter. On the 17 June 1976, Kathleen died in Honolulu, HA

JoNell Matherly born 30 Sept 1913, married Henry Charles Phillips in 1930 in Chicago, IL. They had one son. JoNell and Charles divorced and she married Floyd Alfred Bogen in 1941. They had one daughter, Linda, “Lynn” Nilsson Laikin who was born in 1943 and died in 2010. Jo Nell died in Florida.

Bessie Carolyn Matherly born 30 Aug 1915, married Edward Martin (1896-1962) in 1942.  They had two sons. Bess died 29 Aug, 2004 in Russellville, KY.
Family links: 
  Jeremiah W. Matherly (1854 - 1935)
  Lina Carolyn Welborn Matherly (1855 - 1888)
  May Long Matherly (1886 - 1915)*
  Corinna Belle James Matherly (1888 - 1965)*
  Mildred W. Matherly Cox (1905 - 1993)*
  Martha Louise Matherly Fisher (1906 - 1969)*
  Edith Kathleen Matherly Velie (1911 - 1976)*
  Bess Carolyn Matherly Martin (1915 - 2004)*
  James Edward Matherly (1919 - 2001)*
  Nancy Belle Matherly Anderson (1922 - 2012)*
  William Penrod Matherly (1924 - 1982)*
  Alonzo Clifton Matherly (1878 - 1952)
  Pearly May Matherly Baugh (1879 - 1948)*
  Zephrie Zene Matherly Johnson (1890 - 1939)**
  Alvin Matherly (1894 - 1969)**
*Calculated relationship
Maple Grove Cemetery
Logan County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Diane Addington
Record added: Feb 18, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105459156
Alonzo Clifton Lon or Lonny Matherly
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Alonzo Clifton Lon or Lonny Matherly
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