McCONNELL, Dr. Charles Talmange: Born May 4, 1874 In St. Louis. He was the son of John W. and Julia Mixer McConnell, the former of whom was a native of Pennsylvania and the latter a native of Montreal, Canada. Julia died in Sedalia in 1888 and John died at Booneville, MO in 1896. John and Julia were the parents of four children: George; Frank; Dr. Charles and one child of whom died in infancy. Charles married Miss Grace Mary Gibson on December 15, 1898. She was a native of Pettis County, the daughter of Judge William Clay Gibson. Charles and Grace were the parents of Eugene born December 15, 1900 and Charles Talmage born April 15, 1914.

Source: McGruder, Mark A. History of Pettis County, Missouri (Topeka: Historical Publishing Company, 1919)
Submitter: Robin Helman