5.15.1910 N Okaw Twp, Coles Co, IL. The census listed Arthur J, 27, farmer, married 5 years to Ada M, 25, without children. William Lineberry, 26, hired man and day laborer, lived with them. Miller families were neighbors just down the road on both sides of them.
9/12/1918 RFD#1, Trilla, Coles Co, IL was his address when registering for the draft. He verified his birth date and gave his occupation as farmer in Paradise Twp, Coles Co, IL but gave no employer. His nearest relative was Mrs A J Daily at the same address. Physically he was described as medium height, slender build, with blue eyes and dark hair.
1/2/1920 Paradise Twp, Coles Co, IL. That year at census time Arthur J Dailey was 31, and living with him were Mrs Arthur, 35, and son Merle, 9. Arthur was a grain farmer.