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Notes for Elizabeth Senn Dyer

The Family of Bolton Biggert Dyer & Elizabeth Senn

1860 census Twp 5 Range 7, PO Ellis Grove page 298
John Senn, age 37. Farmer, b. Switzerland
Rosa, age 40. b. Switzerland
Elizabeth, age 5, b. IL
John, age 1, b. IL
Indexed on and under John Lenn

1870 census Trenton, Clinton Co., IL
John Senn, age 46, Laborer, b. Switzerland
Caroline, age 46, Housekeeper, b. Switzerland
Elizabeth, age 10 (? Should be 15), b. IL
John, age 12, b. IL
Catharina, age 7, b. IL

I have not found a marriage record for Bolton & Ellizabeth on the Illinois marriage website

1880 census Mt. Vernon, Lawrence Co., MO
B. B. DYER Self M Male W 28 IL Farmer IRE IRE
Elizabeth DYER Wife M Female W 25 IL Keeping House --- ---
Amanda J. DYER Dau S Female W 2 IL IL IL
Marilla DYER Dau S Female W 9M IL IL IL

Bolton died August 1894

1900 census Mt. Vernon, Lawrence Co., MO
Lizzie Dyer, head, July 1855, age 44, widowed, 10 births, 9 surviving, IL/Switzerland/Switzerland, Day laborer
Manda, daughter, Jan 1878, age 22, IL/IL/IL, waiter & cook restaurant
Rosa, daughter, Oct 1879, age 20, IL/IL/IL, house girl
Ida, daughter, Aug 1881, age 18, MO/IL/IL, at school
Edward, Sept 1883, age 16, MO/IL/IL, cigar maker
David G., Oct 1885, age 14, MO/IL/IL, at school
Samuel, Feb 1888, age 12, MO/IL/IL, at school
Dora, Jan 1893, age 7, MO/IL/IL, at school
Bolton, March 1895, age 5, MO/IL/IL
John Senn, father, June 1826, age 73, widowed, Switzerland/Switzerland/Switzerland, Imm 1844, in US 46 yrs, farmer

1910 census Mt. Vernon, Lawrence Co., MO page 166A
Household #88/91 Water Street
Elizabeth Dyer, widow, age 54, IL/Switz/Switz
Edward L., son, age 26, MO/IL/IL, Merchant, feed store
David G., son, age 24, MO/IL/IL, Salesman, grocery store
Sam J., son, age 22, MO/IL/IL, Salesman, grocery store
Bolton B., son, age 15, MO/IL/IL

Elizabeth died in 1917. Buried Old Mt. Vernon City Cemetery.

Death Certificate Lawrence Co., Missouri
Elizabeth Dyer
Female, white, widowed
Date of birth: July 27, 1855 in Randolph Co., IL
Father: John Senn, b. Switzerland
Mother: unknown, b. Switzerland
Informant: Mrs. T. W. Hogue, Mt. Vernon, Missouri
Date of death: Jany 23, 1917 in Mt. Vernon, Lawrence Co., Missouri
Age at death: 61 yrs, 5 months, 26 days
Cause of death: paralysis following uremic convulsions
Burial: Jany 24, 1917 in Mt. Vernon City Cemetery, Mt. Vernon, Lawrence Co., MO