Hougham, Emery Lamon

Male 1864 - 1911  (47 years)


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  • Name Hougham, Emery Lamon 
    Born 6 Nov 1864  Heyworth McLean Il Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Nov 1911 
    Notes 
    • on 1900 census a farmer of Dale TWP McLean CO ILL

      Hougham, Emery L., a very well-known, enterprising and thorough-going farmer in the vicinity of Covell, McLean County, Illinois and a citizen prominent in connection with the public affairs of his locality, was born in Funk's Grove Township, McLean County, Illinois 6 Nov 1863. He is a son of Lamon and Elizabeth (Pemberton) Hougham, mention of whom is made in a biographical record of another son, James Albert Hougham, appearing elsewhere in this connection, together with more ample particulars of the family history. Emery L. Hougham was reared on the home farm, and received his education in the common schools of Dale Township, McLean County. From early manhood, he has been engaged in general farming and raising stock. He is the owner of 240 acres of highly productive land in Dale Township, improved with unusually commodious and attractive buildings, besides 50 acres in Funk's Grove Township and his farming operations have been attended by uniformly good results.

      The marriage of Mr. Hougham took place 15 Dec 1886 on which date he was wedded to Margaret Belle Nicol, who was born in Dawson Township, McLean County, Illinois on 28 Dec 1868 and is a daughter of Thomas and Mary (Ross) Nicol the former a native of Scotland, and the latter, of McLean County. Three children have resulted from this union, as follows: Mabel, who received her education in the common school and the Bloomington high school; Howard who was educated in the common schools and is at the present writing a student in Brown's Business College; and Lyle who is with his parents and attends school in the vicinity of his home.

      On political issues, Mr. Hougham is identified with the Democratic party. For nine years he has discharged the duties pertaining to the office of Road Commissioner of his township, with credit to himself and to the satisfaction of all concerned. Fraternally he is affiliated with the AF and AM being a member of Shirley Lodge #582. In religion he is a Methodist. Mr. Hougham and his esteemed wife and promising family are greatly esteemed throughout the township.
    Person ID I2423  Hougham
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2008 

    Father Hougham, Lamon
              b. 12 Jan 1818, Oh Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 19 Mar 1885  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Pemberton, Elizabeth
              b. 4 Apr 1830, In Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 19 May 1901  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 18 Apr 1854  McLean Co Il Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1040  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nicol, Maggi Belle
              b. 28 Dec 1868, Ellsworth Il Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 23 Jan 1938, McLean County Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1886  McLean Co Il Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Hougham, Mabel E
              b. 6 Mar 1888, Funks Grove Il Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 18 Mar 1971, Normal Il Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +2. Hougham, Howard
              b. 7 Nov 1888, Shirly Il Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 19 Jan 1946, Muskegon Heights Il Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    +3. Hougham, Lyle
              b. 14 Apr 1896, Covell Il Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 13 May 1983, Deming Nm Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Family ID F1134  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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