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Dudley Simeon CORLEY

Male 1857 - 1933  (75 years)


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  • Name Dudley Simeon CORLEY 
    Born 7 Dec 1857  Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    AFN 2KHD-MP 
    Died 3 Nov 1933  Carthage, Jasper County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 5 Nov 1933  Park Cemetery, Carthage, Jasper County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Source: "My Very Large Extended Family," a Public Member Tree on Ancestry.com.

      (2) Corley, Dewitt C., A Genealogy of Corleys, Decatur, IL, 1927, p. 18:

      Dudley Simeon Corley, son of William, is a farmer living at Carthage, Missouri. He began his career in Shelby County, Illinois, but removed his family to his present home. He married Elizabeth Dowell, September 6, 1878 in Shelby County, Illinois, and to them have been born the following children:

      [i] Arthur Corley, born March 31, 1880, in Shelby County, Illinois; died March 31, 1880.

      [ii] Olive Corley, born September 23, 1881 in Shelby County, Illinois.

      [iii] Essie E. Corley, born January 22, 1884 in Shelby County, Illinois.

      [iv] Clayton E. Corley, born July 16, 1885 in Shelby County, Illinois.

      [v] Joseph B. Corley, born May 5, 1887 in Shelby County, Illinois.

      [vi] Letitia Pearl Corley, born March 31, 1889 in Shelby County, Illinois.

      [vii] Manley H. Corley, born September 7, 1890 in Shelby County, Illinois.

      [viii] Glenn H. Corley, born October 21, 1891 in Shelby County, Illinois.

      [ix] William L. Corley, born February 27, 1894 in Shelby County, Illinois.

      [x] Leverett L. Corley, born February 23, 1896 in Shelby County, Illinois.

      [xi] Inez A. Corley, born August 3, 1898 in Shelby County, Illinois.

      [xii] Hester Leora Corley, born April 8, 1901 in Shelby County, Illinois.

      [xiii] Eda Jane Corley, born April 28, 1903 in Shelby County, Illinois.

      [xiv] Dorothy Corley, born December 20, 1904 in Shelby County, Illinois.

      All of the aforesaid children were born in the vicinity of Lakewood, Illinois.

      (3) Kathleen Smith has provided the compiler with a copy of the Corley Family Bible, from which the following information has been extracted:

      Name: Dudley Corley
      Place of Birth: Shelby County, IL
      Date of Birth: 7 Dec 1857
      Date of Marriage: 6 Sep 1878
      Date of Death: [3] Nov 1933

      [Note by compiler: The Bible page is torn, and the specific date in November 1933 on which Dudley died does not appear in the Bible. That date has been obtained from another source.]

      (4) A household headed by Dudley CORLEY is listed in the 1900 census of Cowden, Shelby County, IL.

      Dudley is listed in the 1900 census as a farm laborer who was born in December 1857 was then 42 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL. According to the 1900 census, he had then been married 21 years.

      Listed with Dudley is his wife, Mary A., who was born in November 1861 and was then 38 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in IL, her father was born in NC, and her mother was born in IL. According to the 1900 census, she had then been married 21 years and had theretofore given birth to 12 children, 7 of whom were then living. [Note by compiler: If this information is correct, 5 of the children who had been born to Mary before 4 June 1900 (the enumeration date of the 1900 census) had died before that date. However, according to the 1910 census, only 4 of the children who had been born to Mary before 16 April 1910 (the enumeration date of the 1910 census) had died before that date.]

      Also listed with Dudley is his daughter, Lucia O., who was born in September 1881 and was then 18 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in IL, and both of her parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his daughter, Lettie P., who was born in March 1889 and was then 11 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in IL, and both of her parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his son, Manly H., who was born in September 1890 and was then 9 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his son, Glenn H., who was born in October 1891 and was then 8 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his son, William L., who was born in February 1894 and was then 6 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his son, Levert, who was born in February 1896 and was then 4 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his daughter, Inez A., who was born in August 1898 and was then 1 year of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in IL, and both of her parents were born in IL.

      (5) A household headed by Dudley CORLEY is listed in the 1910 census of Ward 1, Vinita, Craig County, OK. [His name is listed as Eudley CARLEY in the index to the 1910 census.]

      Dudley is listed in the 1910 census as a carpenter who was then 52 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1858. According to the 1910 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL. According to the 1910 census, he had then been married 31 years.

      Listed with Dudley is his wife, Mary E., who was then 48 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1862. According to the 1910 census, she was born in IL, and both of her parents were born in IL. According to the 1910 census, she had then been married 31 years, and had theretofore given birth to 14 children, 10 of whom were then living.

      Also listed with Dudley is his son, Herman H., a salesman who was then 19 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1891. According to the 1910 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL. [Note by compiler: Herman H. was probably the same person as Manley H. CORLEY.]

      Also listed with Dudley is his son, Glen H., a wagon driver who was then 18 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1893. According to the 1910 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his son, Loren W., a wagon driver who was then 16 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1894. According to the 1910 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his son, Levert L., who was then 14 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1896. According to the 1910 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his daughter, Inez A., who was then 11 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1899. According to the 1910 census, she was born in IL, and both of her parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his daughter, Hester L., who was then 9 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1901. According to the 1910 census, she was born in IL, and both of her parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his daughter, Eda J., who was then 6 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1904. According to the 1910 census, she was born in IL, and both of her parents were born in IL.

      (6) A household headed by Dudley CORLEY is listed in the 1920 census of Ward 4, Carthage, Jasper County, MO.

      Dudley is listed in the 1920 census as a person who was then 62 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1858. According to the 1920 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      Listed with Dudley is his wife, Mary E., a nurse who was then 58 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1862. According to the 1920 census, she was born in IL, her father was born in IN, and her mother was born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his son, Glenn, a shoe factory worker who was then 28 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1892. According to the 1920 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his daughter, Inez UTTER, a widowed office worker who was then 21 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1899. According to the 1920 census, she was born in IL, and both of her parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his daughter, Eda UTTER[?], a shoe factory worker who was then 16 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1904. According to the 1920 census, she was born in IL, and both of her parents were born in IL. [Her first name is listed as Eta in the 1920 census. The surname of UTTER listed for her in the 1920 census is believed by the compiler to be erroneous.]

      Also listed with Dudley is his granddaughter, Olive JACKSON, who was then 9 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1911. According to the 1920 census, she was born in OK, and both of her parents were born in IL.

      Also listed with Dudley is his granddaughter, Erline UTTER, who was then 1-4/12 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1918. According to the 1920 census, she was born in MO, her father was born in MO, and her mother was born in IL.
      (7) A household headed by Dudley CORLEY is listed in the 1930 census of Ward 4, Carthage, Jasper County, MO.

      Dudley is listed in the 1930 census as a person who was then 72 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, he was born in about 1858. According to the 1930 census, he was born in IL, and both of his parents were born in IL. According to the 1920 census, he was 20 years of age at his first marriage.

      Listed with Dudley is his wife, Mary E., who was then 68 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, she was born in about 1862. According to the 1930 census, she was born in IL, her father was born in SC, and her mother was born in IL. According to the 1920 census, she was 17 years of age at her first marriage.
    Person ID I23181  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2017 

    Family Mary Elizabeth DOWELL,   b. 12 Nov 1861, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1951, Carthage, Jasper County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 6 Sep 1878  Cowden, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Levert Leo CORLEY,   b. 20 Feb 1896, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1930  (Age 34 years)  [natural]
     2. William Loren CORLEY,   b. 27 Feb 1894, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1969, Lakeland, Polk County, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
     3. Glen Herbert CORLEY,   b. 21 Oct 1891, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1966, Elizabethtown, Lancaster County, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [natural]
     4. Inez A. CORLEY,   b. 3 Aug 1898, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1978, Porterville, Tulare County, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
     5. Dorothy CORLEY,   b. 20 Dec 1904, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1905, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     6. Eda Jane CORLEY,   b. 29 Apr 1903, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1983, Wahpeton, Richland County, ND Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
     7. Hester Leora CORLEY,   b. 8 Apr 1901, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1987, Laguna Hills, Orange County, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
     8. Essie Ethel CORLEY,   b. 22 Jan 1884, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1884, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     9. Lucia Olive CORLEY,   b. 23 Sep 1881, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1910, Vinita, Craig County, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)  [natural]
     10. Arthur Alonzo CORLEY,   b. 31 Mar 1880, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1897, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)  [natural]
     11. Clayton E. CORLEY,   b. 16 Jul 1885, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1899, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 13 years)  [natural]
     12. Manley H. CORLEY,   b. 7 Sep 1890, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1912, Vinita, Craig County, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)  [natural]
     13. Letitia Pearl CORLEY,   b. 31 Mar 1889, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 3 Apr 1930  (Age > 41 years)  [natural]
     14. Joseph B. CORLEY,   b. 5 May 1887, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1898, Shelby County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2017 17:00:28 
    Family ID F10212  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) Illinois StatewideMarriage Index, 1763???1900 : Groom: CORLEY, DUDLEY Bride: DONNELL, MARY E Date: 1878-09-06 Vol./Page: 1/12 License No.: County: SHELBY [Note by compiler: According to Mary's death certificate, her maiden name was DOWELL.].