FATHER: JOHN WILLIAM ADMIRE, JR.
Born: May 5, 1857 in Jasper Co., Ill.
Died: May 25, 1916 in Roodhouse, Illinois
Buried in Fernwood Cemetary
Member of the Forest Oak Baptist Church near Woodville
Moved to a farm near Woodville, Ill. when he was 5 years old. with his parents: John William Admire (1823-1897) and
Sena Elizabeth Fletcher Admire (1829-1862). Click HERE to see their family. Click HERE to see picture of John (#14 ) in 1911.
First married to Ida J. Buris (b. May, 1857 in Kentucky,
They had two children who died young and are buried in
the Varble Cemetery: Luther L. Admire (b. March 29, 1879,
died July 26, 1879) and Katie A. Admire (b. August 19, 1880,
died July 14, 1881).
Second marriage was to Julia A. Hardwick.
MOTHER: JULIA A. HARDWICK
Born September 15, 1860; Died May 7, 1942 in Greene Co., Ill.
Buried in Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, Illinois.
Daughter of James H. Hardwick (1839-1901) and Minerva
Cowan Harwick. Click HERE to see the Hardwick Family. Click HERE to see picture of Julia in 1911. She is #10.
CHILDREN OF JOHN AND JULIA HARDWICK:
(1) WILLIAM ALFRED ADMIRE
Born: June 5, 1884 in Greene Co., Ill.; Died: March 26, 1889
(2) CHARLES THOMAS ADMIRE
(A twin to Alfred Admire)
Born: April 23, 1887 in Roodhouse, Ill.
Died: October 24, 1946 in Chicago, Ill. at 59 years of age
Buried in Pleasant View Cemetery, Kewanee, Ill.
A member of First Baptist Church of Roodhouse
Married first to Ella F. Utt on June 23, 1909/10
They were divorced in February of 1914
One son: Glen Ogden Admire (March 14, 1910 to Sept. 16, 1948)
His second marriage was to Edna Mae Boham (b. 11-10-1895; d. 1970)
on November 2, 1921. They had no children.
Charles Admire was a veteran of WWI and a song writer.
Click HERE to see picture and more about him. Click HERE to see picture of Charles in 1911. He is # .
(3) ALFRED ADMIRE
(Twin to Charles Thomas Admire)
Born: April 23, 1887; Died: March 26, 1889
(4) LAWRENCE CLAY ADMIRE
Born: August 6, 1891 at Roodhouse, Illinois
Died: August 24, 1964 in Oak Park, Illinois
Lived in Roodhouse, Ill.
Married Emma Matilda Heil on August 12, 1908.
Also married Bessie Riddle and Clara Flowers.
Click HERE to see pictures and family of Lawrence Clay Admire
(5) JOHN A. ADMIRE
(Died in Infancy)
CLICK HERE TO GO TO MARRIAGE LICENCE OF
JOHN AND JULIA ADMIRE
AND OBITUARY OF JOHN W. ADMIRE, JR