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Herbert and Lucille (Lamar) Mayo


Herbert Mayo and Caroline Lucille Lamar married October 28, 1916.


Mrs. Joslin wrote about Christmas dinner 1916 "Mr. and Mrs. Lamar and Melvin, Mr. Ernest Lamar and wife, and Mr. & Mrs. Mayo (Lucille Lamar) ate dinner with us Xmas"

In 1920 James 61 and Ella 54 Lamar are in Weld (roughly the same as earlier Magee) Precinct, with Melvin J. 16.  With them is daughter Lucille K.  Mayo, 24 and son-in-law Herbert Mayo 28.  They have Darl H. 2 and James F. two-months.

Guy I. Strickland married Mrs. Lucile Mayo March 2, 1930.

We are researching the Mayo family from Colorado and Nebraska. My name is David and my grandfather was Herbert Mayo from Cambridge, Nebraska and Table Grove, Illinois, he was born August 5, 1889. His Father was John William Mayo, born October 21, 1854 and his mother was Sarah Emily Bossort, born May 30, 1862. My grandmother was Caroline Lucile Lamar, Born June 8. 1896. Her father was James Buchanan Lamar, 1858-1933. Her grandmother was Ella May Williams 1864-1936

David Lloyd Mayo
1248 Manda Place
El Cajon, CA 92021-4639

(James Fred Mayo, born January 16, 1919, served in WWII Army, died March 19, 1983, and is buried in Fort Logan.)

Herbert Darl (Herb) Mayo, 93, of Roanoke Virginia went home to be with the Lord, Wednesday, February 16, 2011. He was preceded in death by his wife, Irene Spelts Mayo. Surviving are his children, Darleen Mayo Fiel and husband Andrew of Wirtz; Charles Mayo and wife Paulette and Donald Mayo and wife Denise all of Live Oak, California; Alan Mayo and wife Linda of Linden, Utah; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren including Tamra Alfer of Hardy and Terri Rhea of Roanoke; sisters, Merry Palmer of Colorado Springs, Colorado; Iva Mae Gee of Hutchinson, Kansas; brother, Paul Strickland of Tucson, Arizona; sister-in-law, Doris Mayo of Colorado Springs, Colorado; also surviving are a number of nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers the family asks that memorials be made to the American Cancer Society. The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, February 20, 2011 at Simpson Funeral Home 5160 Peters Creek Road. A graveside service will be conducted on Thursday, February 24, 2011 in Mountain View Cemetery in Mesa, Arizona. Arrangements by Simpson Funeral Home & Crematory. 366-0707


One tree says Herbert Mayo died June 12, 1928, and is buried in the Bartley Cemetery, Nebraska

John William Mayo 1854-1931 m. Sarah Emily Bossort 1862-1830
Their children were:
Mary Luelle (Lulu) 1882-1966
William B. 1886-1969
Clarry Bell 1888-1888
Herbert B. 1889-1928**
Fred 1892-1974
Harvey Clifford 1894-1952
Irene 1897-1986
Albert Elmo 1905-1960
** Herbert B. married Caroline Lucille Lamar.
My notes indicate that he drowned in Medicine Creek trying to get cattle out.
Their children were:
Herbert Darl b 1917
James Fred b 1920
Ruth b 1921
Glen 1927-1928

Kris Mayo


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