When I ended one of my previous posts, Case of the “Missing” Brother, I said that I would update everyone. Over the weekend, I got an obituary from the Chicago Daily News and a death certificate from Cook County, Illinois for William H. Payne, the could-be brother to Catherine.
Here is what I got;From the obituary, I learned the maiden name of his wife, Anne, Murphy, and the probable children of William and Anne, Catherine, Joseph and Andrew. From the death certificate, unfortunately, I don’t learn anything new.
Footnotes to follow!