Eleazer "Ell" BUTLER


  1. Russell BUTLER (1903-1989)
  2. Florence (BUTLER) SPIELER (1911-1979)

Census data

1880 federal census, Bunker Hill, Macoupin co. IL:
Page 68.

1900 federal census, Gillespie village 948, Macoupin co. IL:
Page 1A, 1 June 1900,

1910 federal census, Shaws Point, Macoupin co. IL:
Page 3, family 53.


Illinois State Journal, Monday, 26 November 1928, page 3 column 3:

Gillespie, Nov. 25. -- Ell Butler, 54, died at 7:20 o'clock Friday evening at his home on Elm street. Mr. Butler was taken ill several weeks ago and was taken to St. John's hospital in St. Louis. Accompanied by a nurse he was brought to his home last week.

Decedent was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Butler and spent the greater part of his life in this city. He is survived by his wife, Cassie Russell Butler, one son, Russell and one daughter, Florence; one brother, William, Clarion, Ia., and the following sisters: Mrs. Elizabeth Ward, Kansas City; Mrs. Ota Angel, Hixsville, O.; Mrs. H. A. Colthar, Nebraska; Mrs. J. B. Stein, South Center, Kan.; Mrs. Sadie Poole, Dorchester, and Mrs. William Carney, Gillespie.

Funeral services will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Methodist church, Rev. E. U. Yates officiating. Interment will be in the Mayfield cemetery.