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Children of James McQuerrey and Etta Hankins
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Adene McQuerrey was born on July 16, 1900, in Missouri. She was the daughter of James and Etta Hankins McQuerrey .

Adene McQuary, 9 years old, born in Missouri, is listed as granddaughter in the home of James G. Hankins, on the 1910 census, Ray County, Missouri. Also in the home is Etta McQuary, 24 years old, listed as daughter of James Hankins.

Adene married ELMER ANDREW McGAUGH on November 28, 1917, in Ray County, Missouri.

Elmer was born on June 2, 1891, in Ray County. He was the son of William Daniel McGaugh and Sarah Ann Goe.

Elmer and Adene lived in the Ray County area. Elmer was a farmer, and a World War I veteran.


1910 Fishing River Township, Ray County, Missouri
James G. Hankins, 70 years old, born Missouri. Father born in Virginia; mother in Tennessee. Married x2, present marriage 24 years
Mary J. Hankins, wife, 45 years old, born in Missouri
Etta McQuary, daughter, 24 years old, born in Missouri; parents born in Missouri. Widowed. Mother of 1 child, living
Adene McQuary, granddaughter, 9 years old, born in Missouri. Father born in Kentucky; mother in Missouri

1920 Knoxville, Ray County, Missouri
Elmer A. McGaugh, 28 years old, born in Missouri; parents born in Missouri. Farmer.
Aden McGaugh, wife, 19 years old, born in Missouri; parents born in Missouri.

1930 Fishing River Township, Ray County, Missouri
Elmer McGough, 37 years old, born in Missouri. Parents born in Missouri. Farmer. WW Vet. Age at first marriage: 25
Adene McGaugh, wife, 29 years old, born in Missouri. Clerk. Parents born in Missouri. Age at first marriage: 17


Adene died on September 9, 1975.

Elmer died on April 7, 1976.

They are buried in the Old Union Cemetery, Ray County, Missouri.

Obituary for Elmer McGaugh
Published in the Daily Standard
Excelsior Springs, Missouri

Elmer Andrew McGaugh, Rayville, died Wednesday at the Ray County Hospital. He was 84. Mr. McGaugh was born June 2, 1891, at Rayville, the son of William Daniel and Sarah Ann (Goe) McGaugh. He was lifelong Ray Countian. Mr. McGaugh retired from farming in 1966. He was a member of the Christian Union Church at Rayville.
On November 28, 1917, at Rayville, he was married to Adene M. McQuerry. She died Sept. 9, 1975.
He leaves a brother, ... , and a sister, .... Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the church, the Rev. Wilbur Holman, the Rev. William Smith and the Rev. Jack Eggers officiating. Burial will be in Old Union Cemetery east of Lawson.
The family will receive friends after 7 p.m. Friday at the Gowing Chapel, Richmond.

Old Union Cemetery
Lawson, Ray County, Missouri

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