Photograph: Ollie Mae Coates Giacomo (Runion) and son, Eule Giacomo, Swanwick, Perry County, Illinois, circa 1934

Mae Coates, daughter of Grover Cleveland Coates (he went by Cleveland) and Tillie Gass Coates, was born in Swanwick, Perry County, Illinois, in 1912. She married Charlie Giacomo. They had 10 children, six boys, including Eule, pictured below, and four daughters. Charlie Giacomo died in 1952 and Mae later married Charles Runion. He died in 1968 and Mae in 1985. Eule Giacomo died in 2005.

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Photograph furnished by Beulah Tanner Brown


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