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50. Charles G. AVERY was born on 9 September 1837 in Missouri.

Records of Marks & Brands in Schuyler Co, IL, by Lavina Walton & Edna Renner
977.3475 R2w, Family History Library
Charles Avery, Camden, under 1/2 crop Left ear, Crop right ear, 27 Apr 1867

Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900. www.ilsos.gove
Charles C. Avery married Julia Ann Haley, 5 May 1858, Schuyler Co IL

1870 Census. Camden Twp, Schuyler co, IL, Hh 164
Charles Avery, age 32, b. MO
Juliann, 29, b. IL as were all their children
Zavon A. 11. Philander 9. John S. 7
Zavan Adams, age 66, b. Pennsylvania [perhaps Julia's father? or an uncle?]

1880 Census. Camden Twp, Schuyler Co, IL, Hh 93
Charles Avery, age 47, farmer, b. MO, says parents b. Wis [an error]
Julia A., 37, wife, b. IL, parents b. KY
children all born in Illinois
Zavan, 21, son
Philander 19, son
John 16, son
Eva 8, dau
Wesley, 4, son
Lowry, 2, son
Emma Hightower, 17, servant, b. IL, parents b. KY

Charles G. AVERY and Julia Ann HALEY were married on 5 May 1858 in Schuyler County, Illinois. Julia Ann HALEY was born circa 1842 in Illinois.

Charles G. AVERY and Julia Ann HALEY had the following children:

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Zavan Adams AVERY was born in 1859 in Schuyler County, Illinois.

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Philander AVERY was born in 1861 in Schuyler County, Illinois. He died on 28 April 1923 at the age of 62 in Crook, Colorado..

The Schuyler Citizen
5 July 1923
Philander Avery, cousin of James Avery of Camden township, died at Crook, Colo. [I find no such place today] April 28th, aged 62 years, 5 months and 17 days. News of his death was received by friends in Industry last week. He was born in Camden township and afterward removed to Oklahoma. He removed to Colorado about a year ago. His son, Price W., lives in Pryor, Colorado.

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John S. AVERY was born in 1863 in Schuyler County, Illinois.

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Eva AVERY was born in 1872 in Schuyler County, Illinois.

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Wesley W. AVERY was born in 1876 in Schuyler County, Illinois.

The Schuyler Citizen
27 Jun 1907
Carrie Elizabeth Avery, wife of Wesley W. Avery died Saturday, June 22, 1907. of consumption, aged 30 years, 10 months and 24 days.
Carrie Elizabeth Knouse, the second daughter of Mr. & Mrs. James Knouse, was born in Rushville, Illinois, July 28, 1876, and died at the home of her parents in Bainbridge township. She was united in marriage to Wesley W. Avery March 30, 1896. To this union was born four children, three sons and one daughter, John, Warren, Gladys, and Berdette.
Deceased was possessed of a beautiful character and had endeared herself to a hot of friends, each of whom feel that in her death they have sustained a personal loss. The husband and motherless children have the sympathy of all in their great loss.
Funeral services, conducted by Elder Walter E. Harman, pastor of the Rushville Christian church, were held Sunday afternoon at the home of her parents. Interment was in the Gillett cemetery.

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Lowry AVERY was born in 1878 in Schuyler County, Illinois.