Lewis LeRoy SLAWSON

Lewis LeRoy SLAWSON

Male 1918 - 1975  (56 years)

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Lewis LeRoy SLAWSONLewis LeRoy SLAWSON was born 24 Feb 1918, McLouth, Jefferson, Kansas, USA (son of Swift Ray Ferguson SLAWSON and Mary Irene SHRADER); died 9 Jan 1975, Amarillo, Randall Co., Texas; was buried 13 Jan 1975, Penwell-Gabel Cemetery and Mausoleum, Topeka, Shawnee Co., Kansas.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1920, Living with parents in Oskaloosa, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1925, Living with parents in Oskaloosa, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1930, Living with parents in Jefferson, Jefferson Co., Kansas

    Notes:

    Name:
    Topeka State Journal Saturday 11 January, 1975. pg. 20:

    Graveside services will be Monday at Memorial Park Cemetery for Lewis L. Slawson, 56, Amarillo, Tex., who died Thursday at his home. He had a heart attack. He was born February 24,1918 at McLouth in Jefferson County. He lived in Topeka from 1936 to 1940. He lived at Amarillo, Tex. about 20 years.

    He was employed by Santa Fe Railway 30 years and was a lineman in the telegraph department before he retired in 1974. He was a member of the United Methodist Church at Amarillo.

    He was married to Wilma K. Chapman in 1942 at Wichita. She survives. Other survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Charles Wayne Moore, Fort Worth, Tex.; a brother, Charles Slawson, Topeka; and a sister, Mrs. Susie I. Easter, Topeka.

    Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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    Created by: Larry & Nancy Brooks

    Lewis married Wilma CHAPMAN 29 Nov 1942, Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, USA. Wilma was born 3 Apr 1922; died 12 Jul 2009, Amarillo, Texas; was buried , Penwell-Gabel Cemetery and Mausoleum, Topeka, Shawnee Co., Kansas. [Group Sheet]


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Swift Ray Ferguson SLAWSONSwift Ray Ferguson SLAWSON was born 07 Sep 1881, McLouth, Jefferson Co., Kansas (son of Swift Ray SLAWSON and Susan S. ATWOOD); died 26 May 1961; was buried , Plum Grove Cemetery, Winchester, Jefferson Co., Kansas.

    Other Events:

    • Occupation: 1910 - Farmer
    • Occupation: 1920 - Farmer
    • Occupation: 1930 - Farmer
    • Birth: Sep 1882, Kansas
    • Census: 1885, Living with parents in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1895, Living with parents in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1900, Living with parents in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1905, Living in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1910, Living in Elkader, Logan County, Kansas
    • Census: 1915, Living in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1920, Living in Oskaloosa, Jefferson County, Kansas
    • Census: 1925, Living in Oskaloosa, Jefferson County, Kansas
    • Census: 1930, Living in Jefferson, Jefferson County, Kansas

    Swift married Mary Irene SHRADER 08 Oct 1902. Mary was born 23 May 1885; died 21 Oct 1943, Oskaloosa, Jefferson, Kansas; was buried , Plum Grove Cemetery, Winchester, Jefferson Co., Kansas. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Mary Irene SHRADERMary Irene SHRADER was born 23 May 1885; died 21 Oct 1943, Oskaloosa, Jefferson, Kansas; was buried , Plum Grove Cemetery, Winchester, Jefferson Co., Kansas.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Daughter of Charles and ?(Yoders) Shrader
    • Census: 1905, Living with husband in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1910, Living with husband in Elkader, Logan Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1915, Living with husband in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1920, Living with husband in Oskaloosa, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1925, Living with husband in Oskaloosa, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1930, Living with husband in Jefferson, Jefferson Co., Kansas

    Children:
    1. 1. Lewis LeRoy SLAWSON was born 24 Feb 1918, McLouth, Jefferson, Kansas, USA; died 9 Jan 1975, Amarillo, Randall Co., Texas; was buried 13 Jan 1975, Penwell-Gabel Cemetery and Mausoleum, Topeka, Shawnee Co., Kansas.
    2. Charles Swift SLAWSON was born 10 Aug 1905, McLouth, Jefferson Co., Kansas; died 1979; was buried , Penwell-Gabel Cemetery and Mausoleum, Topeka, Shawnee Co., Kansas.
    3. Susan Irene SLAWSON
    4. Neal Shrader SLAWSON
    5. Reuel Chester SLAWSON was born 04 Jun 1903, Oskaloosa, Kansas; died Aug 1971, Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, USA.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Swift Ray SLAWSONSwift Ray SLAWSON was born 12 Oct 1854, Newark, Ohio (son of Stephen Sowers SLAWSON and Charlotte FERGUSON); died 08 Oct 1939, Oakley, Logan Co., Kansas; was buried , McLouth Cemetery, McLouth, Jefferson Co., Kansas.

    Other Events:

    • Occupation: 1880 - Farmer
    • Occupation: 1900 - Farmer
    • Occupation: 1910 - Farmer
    • Occupation: 1920 - Confectioner - Own shop
    • Occupation: 1930 - Confectionery Store
    • Census: 1870, Living with parents in Oskaloosa, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1880, Living in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1885, Living in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1895, Living in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1900, Living in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1910, Living in Elkader, Logan County, Kansas
    • Census: 1920, Living in Tonganoxie, Leavenworth Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1925, Living in Oakley, Logan Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1930, Living in Oakley, Logan Co., Kansas

    Notes:

    1885 Census for Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas lists Amy Atwood age 64, living with Swift and Susana.

    Swift married Susan S. ATWOOD 26 Dec 1877, Oskaloosa, Jefferson, Kansas, USA. Susan was born 19 Dec 1860; died 30 Mar 1945, Larned, Pawnee, Kansas, USA; was buried , McLouth Cemetery, McLouth, Jefferson Co., Kansas. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Susan S. ATWOODSusan S. ATWOOD was born 19 Dec 1860; died 30 Mar 1945, Larned, Pawnee, Kansas, USA; was buried , McLouth Cemetery, McLouth, Jefferson Co., Kansas.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Daughter of George and Amy (Ashby) Attwood
    • Occupation: 1880 - Farmer
    • Birth: Dec 1861, Illinois, USA
    • Census: 1880, Living with husband in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1885, Living with husband in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1895, Living with husband in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1900, Living with husband in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1910, Living with husband in Elkader, Logan Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1920, Living with husband in Tonganoxie, Leavenworth Co, Kansas
    • Census: 1925, Living with husband in Oakley, Logan Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1930, Living with husband in Oakley, Logan Co., Kansas
    • Death: Apr 1944

    Children:
    1. Ruby SLAWSON was born 1878, McLouth, Jefferson, Kansas, USA; died 1880, McLouth, Jefferson, Kansas, USA.
    2. Ivan LeRoy SLAWSON was born 12 Nov 1884, Oskaloosa, Jefferson Co., Kansas; died 15 May 1951, Wichita, Sedgwick Co., Kansas; was buried , McLouth Cemetery, McLouth Jefferson Co., Kansas.
    3. 2. Swift Ray Ferguson SLAWSON was born 07 Sep 1881, McLouth, Jefferson Co., Kansas; died 26 May 1961; was buried , Plum Grove Cemetery, Winchester, Jefferson Co., Kansas.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Stephen Sowers SLAWSON was born Sep 1818, Orange County, New York (son of Rufus SLAWSON and Rachel SNYDER); died Abt 1883, McLouth, Jefferson, Kansas, USA; was buried , Union Cemetery, McLouth, Kansas.

    Other Events:

    • Occupation: 1850 - Farmer
    • Occupation: 1870 - Farmer
    • Occupation: 1880 - Farmer
    • Census: 1850, Living in Norwich, Huron Co., Ohio
    • Census: 1870, Living in Oskaloosa, Jefferson County, Kansas
    • Census: 1880, Living in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas

    Stephen — Charlotte FERGUSON. Charlotte (daughter of ? FERGUSON and Mary ?) was born 1822, New York, USA; died , McLouth, Jefferson, Kansas, USA; was buried , Union Cemetery, McLouth, Kansas. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Charlotte FERGUSON was born 1822, New York, USA (daughter of ? FERGUSON and Mary ?); died , McLouth, Jefferson, Kansas, USA; was buried , Union Cemetery, McLouth, Kansas.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1850, Living with husband in Norwich, Huron Co., Ohio
    • Census: 1870, Living with husband in Oskaloosa, Jefferson Co., Kansas
    • Census: 1880, Living with husband in Union, Jefferson Co., Kansas

    Children:
    1. 4. Swift Ray SLAWSON was born 12 Oct 1854, Newark, Ohio; died 08 Oct 1939, Oakley, Logan Co., Kansas; was buried , McLouth Cemetery, McLouth, Jefferson Co., Kansas.
    2. Della SLAWSON was born 1851, Yates County, New York; was buried Oskaloosa, Kansas.
    3. Rufus Mills Henri Merritt Ferguson SLAWSON was born 14 Sep 1848, Yates County, New York; died 25 Apr 1923, Topeka, Kansas; was buried , McLouth, Jefferson, Kansas, USA.