Rooney Ewing WARREN
Amanda Josephine BIGGERSTAFF

Husband:  Rooney Ewing WARREN
Birth:  21 Sep 1883, Robertson Co., Tennessee
Death: 
(obituary) 16 Apr 1972, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana     
Burial:  Apr 1972, Memorial Park Cemetery, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana     (pic)

Father:  William Turner WARREN
Mother:  Margaret HOLLAND

Marriage:  24 Dec 1908, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana 

Wife:  Amanda Josephine BIGGERSTAFF
Birth:  5 Mar 1880, Thackeray, Hamilton Co., Illinois 
Death:  
(obituary) 8 Jun 1958, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana       
Burial:  Jun 1958, Memorial Park Cemetery, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana      (pic)
Father:  Arden Florence BIGGERSTAFF 
Mother:  Mary Catherine "Molly" BALL 

Children:
1. Samuel Clyde WARREN, b: 14 Feb 1910, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana
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Notes:
Rooney was the longest tenured employee of the L&N Railroad.  He hired on as a water boy at the age of 15,  when the Ridgetop tunnel was being built.  He held many positions all the way to conductor of the Dixie Flyer and didn't retire until he was 70 years old.

1910 Federal Census Data (T624_0383, Page 198A), Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana,
                                                                                   Enumeration District: 125, Enumeration Date: 15-Apr-1910, Family #7

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Age

Col.

M/S W/D

# Yr Mar

# C B.

# C L.

POB

Fa. POB

Mo. POB

Occupation
 or Trade

In Sch

 WARREN, Runa

 Head

M

26

W

M

1

 

 

IN

IN

IN

 Flagman / Railroad

 

                   Amanda

 Wife

F

25

W

M

1

1

1

IN

IN

IN

 None

 

                   Clyde S

 Son

M

3m

W

S

 

  

 

IN

IN

IN

 None

 

 1920 Federal Census Data (T625_0471, Page 14B), Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana,
                                                                                    Enumeration Dist: 127, Enumeration Date 13-Jan-1920, Family #343

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Col.

Age

M/S
W/D

POB

Fa.
POB

Mo.
POB

Occupation

In Sch.

 WARREN, Rooney

 Head

M

W

36

M

TN

TN

TN

 Brakeman / Steam Railroad

 

                   Amanda

 Wife

F

W

38

M

IL

IL

IL

 None

 

                   Clyde

 Son

M

W

9

S

IN

TN

IL

 None

   X

 1930 Federal Census Data (T626_0633, Page 109A), Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana,
                                                                                    Enumeration District: 22, Enumeration Date: 3-Apr-1930, Family #72

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Col.

Age

M/S W/D

Age Marr.

POB

Fa. POB

Mo. POB

 In Sch

Occupation

 WARREN, Rooney

 Head

M

W

46

M

20

TN

TN

TN

 

 Baggage Master / Railroad

                  Amanda

 Wife

F

W

49

M

21

IL

IL

IL

 

 None

                  Clyde

 Son

M

W

20

S

 

IN

TN

IL

X

 None

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Sources:
1) Marriage:  Vanderburgh County Indiana Vital Statistics - Marriages, Book 36, Page 321
2) Birth - Wife:  Hamilton County Illinois Vital Statistics - Births, Book A, #1259  (Name: Manda J)
3) Birth - Child #1:  Vanderburgh County Indiana Vital Statistics - Births, Book CH-1, Page 217