Lemuel O. Berry1

M, b. circa 1859, d. after 30 June 1870
     Lemuel O. Berry was born circa 1859 at Sangamon Co., IL.1 He was the son of James Green Berry Jr. and Lydia Ann Swigert.1 Lemuel O. Berry died after 30 June 1870; not found in 1880 or 1900, not named in the will of James G. Berry.

Citations

  1. [S1022] 1860 Federal Census, Sangamon County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 226; FHL #803226.

Lena Mae Berry

F, b. 28 April 1893, d. 18 February 1950
     Lena Mae Berry was born on 28 April 1893 at Washington Co. (probably), TN.1 She was the daughter of Robert L. Berry and Mary Ellen Rowe.1 Lena Mae Berry married Earl Hodges Henley, son of Alexander Harris Henley and Manassas Victoria Hodges. Lena Mae Berry died on 18 February 1950 at Jonesborough, Washington Co., TN, at age 56. She was buried in February 1950 at Cherokee Community Cemetery, Jonesborough, Washington Co., TN, Find A Grave Memorial# 61066249.

Citations

  1. [S465] 1900 Federal Census, Washington County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1603; FHL #1241603.

Leonora H. Berry1

F, b. February 1855, d. 1928
     Leonora H. Berry was born in February 1855 at Wells Co. (probably), IN, per 1900 census -- 1860 census suggests 1853.1,2 She was the daughter of James Green Berry Jr. and Lydia Ann Swigert.1 Leonora H. Berry married Dr. James A. Barkalow on 8 June 1881 at McLean Co., IL. Leonora H. Berry lived in 1911 at Rose Hill, Butler Co., KS, per will of James G. Berry. She died in 1928. She was buried in 1928 at Old Mission Cemetery, Wichita, Sedgwick Co., KS, Findagrave #34933722.

Child of Leonora H. Berry and Dr. James A. Barkalow

Citations

  1. [S1022] 1860 Federal Census, Sangamon County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 226; FHL #803226.
  2. [S998] 1900 Federal Census, Sedgwick County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 499; FHL #1240499.

Lida Mae Berry

F, b. 26 March 1871, d. 23 March 1957
     Lida Mae Berry was born on 26 March 1871 at Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL. She was the daughter of George Berry and Amelia Summers. Lida Mae Berry married Edwin Wellington Larimore, son of John Wesley Larimore and Catherine Jackson, on 1 January 1890. Lida Mae Berry died on 23 March 1957 at Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL, at age 85. She was buried in March 1957 at Lakeside Cemetery, Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL.

Children of Lida Mae Berry and Edwin Wellington Larimore

Liza Berry1,2

F, b. January 1874
     Liza Berry was born in January 1874 at Tazewell Co., IL, 1900 age and birth year appears to have been "enhanced" -- 1880 age of 6 is consistent with 1874 birth year. DLB 2010.1,2 She was the daughter of Simeon Berry and Amanda E. McKean.2

Citations

  1. [S182] 1880 Federal Census, Tazewell County, Illinois. Microfilm, NARA Series T9, Rolls 253-54, FHL #1254253-54.
  2. [S1042] 1900 Federal Census, Peoria County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 333 - 334; FHL #1240333 - 34.

Louise Yeardley Berry

F
     Louise Yeardley Berry married George Howard Duvall.

Child of Louise Yeardley Berry and George Howard Duvall

Louisiana Berry

F, b. July 1874, d. 1957
     Louisiana Berry was born in July 1874 at Illinois.1 She married Harker Dell Griffith on 8 November 1894 at Piatt Co., IL. Louisiana Berry died in 1957.

Child of Louisiana Berry and Harker Dell Griffith

Citations

  1. [S1871] 1900 Federal Census, Dewitt County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 297; FHL #1240297.

Lowell Marmon Berry1

M, b. 14 February 1913, d. 9 February 1984
     Lowell Marmon Berry was born on 14 February 1913 at Hardin Co., OH.1 He was the son of Willis Orland Berry and Mabel C. Marmon.1 Lowell Marmon Berry married Mary K. Gooch, daughter of James D. Gooch and Laura L. (?). Lowell Marmon Berry died on 9 February 1984 at age 70. He was buried in February 1984 at Byhalia Cemetery, Byhalia, Union Co., OH, Find A Grave Memorial# 68799754.

Citations

  1. [S521] 1920 Federal Census, Hardin County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1397.

Lucinda Ellen Berry

F, b. 1 January 1849, d. 7 November 1889
     Lucinda Ellen Berry was born on 1 January 1849 at Union City, Union Co., IN.1 She married James Irving Gilmore, son of Samuel Baldridge Gilmore and Margaret McMechan, on 17 May 1877 at Preble Co., OH. Lucinda Ellen Berry died on 7 November 1889 at Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY, at age 40.

Child of Lucinda Ellen Berry and Augustus Dice

Child of Lucinda Ellen Berry and (?) Maxwell

Children of Lucinda Ellen Berry and James Irving Gilmore

Citations

  1. [S130] 1880 Federal Census, Preble County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1060; FHL #1255060.
  2. [S287] 1900 Federal Census, Preble County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1285; FHL #1241315.
  3. [S3381] 1900 Federal Census, Taylor County, Kentucky. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 552; FHL #1240552.

Lula Berry1

F, b. June 1862
     Lula Berry was born in June 1862 at Illinois.1,2 She was the daughter of James Green Berry Jr. and Lydia Ann Swigert.1 Lula Berry married William Burke, no children. Lula Berry lived between 1900 and 1910 at 621 North Thirteenth Street, St. Joseph, Buchanan Co., MO.2,3 She lived in 1911 at St. Joseph, Buchanan Co., MO, per will of James G. Berry.

Citations

  1. [S2327] 1870 Federal Census, Logan County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 248; FHL #545747.
  2. [S823] 1900 Federal Census, Buchanan County, Missouri. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 842; FHL #1240842.
  3. [S607] 1910 Federal Census, Buchanan County, Missouri. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 771 - 772; FHL #1374784 - 85.

Lydia Josephine Berry

F, b. 1 April 1898, d. 4 December 1979
     Lydia Josephine Berry was also known as Lila. She married Jack Stroud. Lydia Josephine Berry was born on 1 April 1898 at Tazewell Co., IL. She was the daughter of William Anderson Berry and Josephine Kessler. Lydia Josephine Berry died on 4 December 1979 at age 81.

Child of Lydia Josephine Berry and Jack Stroud

Mabel Berry1

F, b. 10 October 1903, d. 1952
     Mabel Berry was born on 10 October 1903 at Macon, Macon Co., MO.1 She was the daughter of Laadan A. Berry and Ida May Harris.1 Mabel Berry married Alonzo Mankin, son of Gibson Mankin and Florence M. Stairs, on 3 May 1922, license date. Mabel Berry married Ernest Boyd Keran, son of Clive Sylvester Keran and Myrtle Bauman, on 27 May 1929 at Indiana. Mabel Berry died in 1952. She was buried in 1952 at Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson Co., IN, Findagrave #46909686.

Child of Mabel Berry and Alonzo Mankin

Citations

  1. [S4449] 1910 Federal Census, Parke County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 373; FHL #1374386.

Mae Berry

F, b. 24 February 1894, d. 31 May 1961
     Mae Berry was born on 24 February 1894 at Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL. She was the daughter of William Anderson Berry and Josephine Kessler. Mae Berry married Roy F. Parkins on 29 November 1913 at Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL. Mae Berry died on 31 May 1961 at Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL, at age 67.

Margaret Berry1

F, b. circa 1792
     Margaret Berry was born circa 1792 at Virginia.1 She was the daughter of William Berry and Elizabeth (?)2 Margaret Berry married Michael Short.1

Child of Margaret Berry and Michael Short

Citations

  1. [S601] 1860 Federal Census, Tazewell County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 232; FHL #803232.
  2. [S1054] 1850 Federal Census, Hampshire County, Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 948.

Margaret A. Berry1

F, b. circa 1862
     Margaret A. Berry was born circa 1862 at Ohio.1 She was the daughter of Jacob Berry and Hannah Long.1

Citations

  1. [S401] 1870 Federal Census, Wyandot County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 1284; FHL #552783.

Margaret Lucille Berry

F, b. 20 April 1930, d. 23 July 2001
     Margaret Lucille Berry was also known as "Marjory" In Isaac's obituary. She was born on 20 April 1930 at Nevada, Story Co., IA. She was the daughter of Isaac Berry and Bessie Mitchell. Margaret Lucille Berry married Ray Townsend circa July 1950 at Story Co., IA, license reported in the 21 JUL 1950 Ames Daily Tribune. Ray was "of Omaha". Margaret Lucille Berry married Howard Wayne Rice, son of Albert Ward Rice and Anna Zelma Richards, Howard's first wife was Mary Joan Beatrice Johnson. They had four sons and three daughters, one of whom died in infancy. Howard and Joan divorced 21 FEB 1968 at Reno, Washoe Co., Nevada.

Margaret Lucille Berry lived in 1993 at Jefferson, Greene Co., IA. She died on 23 July 2001 at Greene Co. (probably), IA, at age 71 per SSDI, last residence Jefferson.
Note: Margaret's SS Application and Claims Index record indicates that she first registered as Margaret Lucille Miller in 1949, then registered additional married names as follows:

JAN 1953 -- Townsend
JAN 1959 -- McAllen
SEP 1962 -- Berry
APR 1965 -- Ersland
JUN 1966 -- Neifert

It does not appear from that record that she ever registered "Rice". I find no evidence of any children. DLB 2020.

Marilyn J. Berry1

F, b. circa November 1925
     Marilyn J. Berry was born circa November 1925 at Hardin Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Milo Clay Berry and Helen M. Morrison.1

Citations

  1. [S3848] 1930 Federal Census, Hardin County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1821; FHL #2341555.

Mark Sheldon Berry

M, b. 18 December 1959, d. 29 April 1993
     Mark Sheldon Berry was born on 18 December 1959 at Baltimore, MD. He was the son of Richard Sheldon Berry and Julanne Py. Mark Sheldon Berry died on 29 April 1993 at Lorain, Lorain Co., OH, at age 33.

Marvin Berry

M, b. 28 August 1934, d. 19 September 2013
     Marvin Berry was born on 28 August 1934 at Ames, Story Co., IA. He was the son of Isaac Berry and Bessie Mitchell. Marvin Berry married Dorothy M. Moss, daughter of Edward J. Moss and Lillian Marie Jensen, on 2 April 1954 at Nevada, Story Co., IA. Marvin Berry married Barbara Jean Bradshaw, daughter of William J. Bradshaw and Bernice Myrtle Miller, circa 1965. Marvin Berry married Ruth E. Risdal on 1 June 1968 at Martin Co., MN. Marvin Berry died on 19 September 2013 at Melrose, Monroe Co., IA, at age 79

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com):

Marvin and Ruth were married on June 1, 1968, and raised six children. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and boating, camping, and playing horseshoes. Marvin also enjoyed visiting family and friends to socialize and share laughs with. He served in the Army from 1957 to 1959. He was retired for the International Brotherhood of Painters and Allied Trades Local 246 after 45 years of service. He had “Berry Trained” several painters.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Dorothy Moss Berry; his second wife, Barbara Bradshaw Berry; his son, Rick E. Berry; his sister, Margaret Berry Rice; his brothers, Robert (Bob) and Larry Berry.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth E. Berry, of Melrose; his children:

1. Valorie Berry, of Ames;
2. Theresa (Terri) Miller and her husband, Jerry, of Melrose;
3. Franklin D. Risdal, of Melrose;
4. Vicki M. Street, of Tucson, Ariz;
5. Danny A. Risdal and his wife, Sharon, of Maxwell;

Also remembered by 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
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Note: Franklin Risdal, Vicki (Risdal) Street, and Danny Risdal mentioned in the obituary were not biological children of Marvin Berry, but were raised along with his three biological children after his 1968 marriage to their mother, Ruth Risdal. DLB 2020.

He was buried in September 2013 at Nevada Municipal Cemetery, Nevada, Story Co., IA, Findagrave #179061705.

Child of Marvin Berry and Dorothy M. Moss

Mary Berry

F, b. circa 1913
     Mary Berry was born circa 1913 at Peoria, Peoria Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Reuben Berry and Sadie Silk.

Citations

  1. [S1044] 1920 Federal Census, Peoria County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Rolls 398-400; FHL #1820398-400.

Mary Berry1

F, b. circa 1913
     Mary Berry was born circa 1913 at Ohio.1 She was the daughter of Elmer Francis Berry and Flora B. Stevenson.1

Citations

  1. [S3663] 1920 Federal Census, Marion County, Ohio. Microfilm Image.

Mary Ann Berry

F, b. 1842, d. circa 1880
     Mary Ann Berry was born in 1842 at Augusta Co., VA. She married Andrew Persinger Jr., son of Andrew Persinger and Hannah Erwin, on 3 September 1868 at Greenbrier Co., WV. Mary Ann Berry died circa 1880 at Greenbrier Co., WV.

Mary Elena Berry

F, b. 14 April 1905, d. April 1978
     Mary Elena Berry was born on 14 April 1905 at Texas. She married Herbert Alvin Cook. Mary Elena Berry died in April 1978 at Rosston, Cooke Co., TX. She was buried in 1978 at Shady Grove Cemetery, Grand Prairie, Dallas Co., TX, Find A Grave Memorial# 40786277.

Child of Mary Elena Berry and Herbert Alvin Cook

Mary Ellen Berry

F, b. 21 November 1821, d. 15 August 1903
     Mary Ellen Berry was born on 21 November 1821 at Kentucky. She married Isaac Asbury Godman on 2 February 1840. Mary Ellen Berry died on 15 August 1903 at Saline Co., MO, at age 81.

Child of Mary Ellen Berry and Isaac Asbury Godman

Mary Emma Berry1

F, b. circa 1865
     Mary Emma Berry was born circa 1865 at Ohio.1 She was the daughter of Jacob Berry and Hannah Long.1

Citations

  1. [S401] 1870 Federal Census, Wyandot County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 1284; FHL #552783.

Mary Margaret Berry1

F, b. 24 November 1920, d. 11 February 2008
     Mary Margaret Berry was born on 24 November 1920 at Michigan.1 She was the daughter of Emil Berry and Lelah Sonner.1 Mary Margaret Berry married Charles Jennings Randolph Jr., son of Charles Jennings Randolph and Edith F. Kaegin, after April 1940, Two daughters and one son. Mary Margaret Berry died on 11 February 2008 at Louisville, Jefferson Co., KY, at age 87.

Citations

  1. [S1698] 1930 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Kentucky. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 756; FHL #2340491.

Merle Sheldon Berry1

M, b. 25 February 1897, d. 17 October 1972
     Merle Sheldon Berry was born on 25 February 1897 at Ohio.1 He began military service WW I service, U.S. Army. He married Margaret L. de Bree, daughter of William Granville de Bree and Nina I. McCullough. Merle Sheldon Berry lived on 22 April 1940 at 675 Devonshire Avenue, Sheffield Lake, Lorain Co., OH, Product manager at stove works.1 He died on 17 October 1972 at Lorain, Lorain Co., OH, at age 75. He was buried in October 1972 at Elmwood Cemetery, Lorain, Lorain Co., OH, Findagrave #169771556.

Child of Merle Sheldon Berry and Margaret L. de Bree

Citations

  1. [S4769] 1940 Federal Census, Lorain County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 3104.

Mildred Janet Berry

F, b. 2 November 1915, d. 24 July 1986
     Mildred Janet Berry was born on 2 November 1915 at Vinton, Benton Co., IA. She married Leslie Vern White on 1 April 1934 at Shellsburg, Benton Co., IA. Mildred Janet Berry died on 24 July 1986 at age 70. She was buried in July 1986 at Oakwood Cemetery, Shellsburg, Benton Co., IA, Findagrave #30596653.

Milo Clay Berry1

M, b. February 1891, d. July 1981
     Milo Clay Berry was born in February 1891 at Ohio per 1900 census. SSDI and headstone show 18 FEB 1890.1 He was the son of John Garland Berry and Mary K. Watkins.1 Milo Clay Berry married Helen M. Morrison circa 1920.2 Milo Clay Berry lived on 8 April 1930 at South Main Street, Mt. Victory, Hardin Co., OH, occupation: retail sales, implements.2 He lived on 3 April 1940 at North Main Street, Mt. Victory, Hardin Co., OH, occupation: retail merchant, farm implements.3 He died in July 1981 at Hardin Co., OH, at age 90 Date per SSDI, last residence Mt. Victory. He was buried in 1981 at Wolf Creek Cemetery, Buck Twp., Hardin Co., OH, Find A Grave Memorial# 21873852.

Children of Milo Clay Berry and Helen M. Morrison

Citations

  1. [S1729] 1900 Federal Census, Marion County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1302; FHL #1241302.
  2. [S3848] 1930 Federal Census, Hardin County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1821; FHL #2341555.
  3. [S3849] 1940 Federal Census, Hardin County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 3082.

Myrtle H. Berry

F, b. circa 1915
     Myrtle H. Berry was born circa 1915 at Peoria, Peoria Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Reuben Berry and Sadie Silk.

Citations

  1. [S1044] 1920 Federal Census, Peoria County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Rolls 398-400; FHL #1820398-400.