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Family Group Record: Wilson Odas Shrum and Eula M. Presnel

Information supplied by: Janet M. Roseen e-mail adress and Sue Leach Shrum

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   Wilson Odas Shrum 
   Born: January 22, 1884 Place: Patton, Missouri
   Married: ca. 1915 Place: Missouri
   Died: June 2, 1937 Place: Marble Hill, Missouri
   Parents: Emily Jane Biffle and DeWitt Clinton Shrum

   Eula M. Presnel  
   Born: December 21, 1892 Place:
   Died: May 15, 1983 Place: Marbel Hill, Missouri


1 Eula Pauline Shrum
Sex Born: December 26, 1917 Place: Missouri
F   Married: Woodrow Simon Crader (see Crader Cemetery) Place:
   Died: January 26, 1945 Place:

2 Charles Clinton Shrum
Sex Born: December 26, 1919 Place: Marble Hill, Bollinger County, Missouri
M   Married: Dorothy Mae Selnes Place:
   Died: May 2001 Place: Ellisville, Missouri; he is buried in Jefferson Barracks Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri

3 Bonnie Shrum
Sex Born: ca. 1924 Place: Missouri
F   Married: Place:
   Died: Place:

4 Mabel Marie Shrum
Sex Born: ca. 1929 Place: Missouri
F   Married: Place:
   Died: Place:

5 Helen Shrum
Sex Born: after 1930 Place: Missouri
F Married: Place:
   Died: Place:

Wilson Odas Shrum was a teacher, attended Will Mayfield College in Marble Hill, Missouri. He was a farmer, a school board member, and citizen of the community. Eula, his wife, tried to run the farm by herself after her husband died of a heart attack and her son went into service in 1942 (World War II). She was unable to keep up the farm and later worked for Brown Shoe Company.

  • 1920 U.S. Census, Lorance, Bollinger County, Missouri, T625-905, p. 3A, E.D. 5
  • 1930 U.S. Census, Bollinger County, Missouri, T626-1176, p. 9A, E.D. 8

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