NameJames Robert Steagall
Birth28 Oct 1896, Cranston, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Death4 Nov 1978, Eugene, Lane Co., Oregon
Marriage15 Apr 1915, Rowan Co., Kentucky
SpouseHannah Quesinberry, 1C2R
Birth4 Jun 1899, Morgan Co., Kentucky
Death20 Sep 1996, Louisville, Jefferson Co., Kentucky
Birth15 Feb 1916, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Death12 Mar 1999, Eugene, Lane Co., Oregon
Birth5 Nov 1917, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Birth6 Jan 1920, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Birth4 Mar 1922, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Notes for James Robert Steagall
His WW I draft registration card, filed 5 June 1918 in Rowan Co., Ky, records Robert Stegall, age 21, residence Cranston, Ky, born 28 Oct 1896 in Rowan Co, Ky, father’s birthplace Elliott Co., Ky, nearest relative Hannah Stegall (wife), Cranston, Ky.
The Oregon death index lists James Rob Steagall, age 82, born 28 Oct 1896, died 4 Nov 1978, spouse Mayme.
The SSDI lists Robert Steagall, born 28 Oct 1896, died Nov 1978, last residence Blue River, Lane Co., Oregon, SSN issued in Idaho before 1951.
His obituary in the Eugene Register Guard reported James Robert Steagall of 55636 McKenzie River Drive, McKenzie Bridge, OR died 4 November 1978 at the age of 83. He was born October 28 1896, in Cranston, Kentucky, preceded in death by his wife Mayme D'Arcy on 22 June 1967.
He was a farmer and lived in the community for the past 18 years. He was a member of the Junior Order of United American Mechanics.
Survived by two sons, Luther Steagall of Vida, Oregon and Willard Steagall of Coatsville, Indiana, one daughter Faye Morrissey, Los Angeles California. 2 grand children and 4 Great Grandchildren. 2 sisters, Julia Cooper of Batavia, Ohio and Martha Cooper of Cranston, Kentucky.
Notes for Hannah Quesinberry
The SSDI lists Hannah Q. Land, born 4 June 1898, died 15 Sep 1996, last residence Louisville, Jefferson Co., Kentucky.
Census Notes for James Robert & Hannah (Family)
1920 census of Rowan Co., Ky, Morehead precinct #1, enumerated 14 Jan, lists on p. 7B as family #67:
Steagall, Robert, 22, farm laborer; Hannah, wife, 21; Luther Earl, son, 3; Willard, son, 2; Mattie F., 1/360. All born Ky Ky Ky.
(Technically Mattie should not have been listed, since she was born on 6 Jan 1920, and only people living on Jan 1 are supposed to be enumerated.)
1930 census of Clermont Co., Ohio, Union township, enumerated 1 May, lists on p. 10B as family #242/250:
Steigall, Robert, 32, age at first marriage 18, b. Ky Ky Ky, farmer; Hannah, wife, 29, age at first marriage 16, b. Ky Va Ky; Luther, son, 14; Willard, son, 12; Faye, dau, 10; Clell, son, 8. All children born Ky Ky Ky.