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Family: **Samuel Clarence Elkins / **Gladys Helen Ellen Farner (F4111)

m. 17 Apr 1920


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  • Father | Male
    **Samuel Clarence Elkins

    Born  21 Aug 1897  Judson, Greene Township, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 May 1967  70 Years Old, Montezuma, Parke County, Indiana, At Home Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  25 May 1967  Parke County Border, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  17 Apr 1920  [1]  Covington, Indiana  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Franklin Asbury Elkins | F4112 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Clara May Mae Tyler | F4112 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    **Gladys Helen Ellen Farner

    Born  11 Sep 1903  Cates Station, Near Harveysburg, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 Nov 1985  82 Years Old, Vermillion County Hospital, Clinton, Vermillion County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  25 Nov 1985  Parke County Border, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  **John H. Farner | F4117 Group Sheet 
    Mother  **Margaret Ann Rector | F4117 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Dorothy Mae Elkins

    Born  23 Feb 1921  Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Mar 1954  St. Joseph County, Mishawaka, Indiana In The Osteopathic Hospital Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  16 Mar 1954  Orvis Funeral Home, St. Joseph County, Mount Pleasant Cemetery, South Bend, Indiana; Services Mayflower Bible Church; March 15, 1954; Rev. Nitz Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Living Walter | F3531 
    Married     

    Child 2 | Female
    Vera Ellen Elkins

    Born  17 Sep 1923  Marshall, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Dec 1994  At Her Residence, 71 Years Old, Shirkieville, Vigo County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  30 Dec 1994  Gooch Funeral Home Of Rockville, In., Wolf Creek Cemetery, Grange Corner, Near Wallace, Indiana, Rev. Frank Paddock Officiating. Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Roy Paul Paddock | F4178 
    Married  13 Jul 1940  Bloomingdale, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    Living Elkins

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    Spouse  *Herman Estel Wall | F4179 
    Married     

    Child 4 | Male
    Clarence Richard Elkins

    Born  17 Dec 1926  Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 Oct 1927  9 Mos. Old, Marion County, Indianapolis, Indiana, Riley Hospital; He Was Taken To O.M. Funeral Home In Marshall, Indiana. Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Oct 1927  Wolf Creek Cemetery, Grange Corner, Near Wallace, Indiana; He Was Buried Along The Fence Row. Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Female
    Evelyn Ruth Elkins

    Born  17 Dec 1927  Mecca, Wabash Township, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 Dec 2002  74 Years Old, Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana; With Her Only Child At Her Bedside Along With Many Family Members. Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  16 Dec 2002  Barnes Mortuary Of Rockville, In., Wolf Creek Cemetery, Grange Corner, Near Wallace, Indiana; Rev. Gene Walls Officiated From The Nyseville Full Gospel Church. Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Louis Melvin Sheets Mershon | F4180 
    Married  31 Oct 1942  Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Living Lunog | F4181 
    Married     
    Spouse  August Ages, Corporal | F4182 
    Married     

    Child 6 | Female
    Nellie Alverta Elkins

    Born  27 Dec 1929  White & Single; Adams Township, Parke County, Indiana, White, Female, Single, Age 0 Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Dec 1929  Same Day As Birth, Stillborn. Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Dec 1929  Funeral Director: O.M. Davies Of Marshall, Indiana, Wolf Creek Cemetery, Grange Corner, Near Wallace, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes  Married:
    • Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
      Name: Samuel C Elkins
      Spouse Name: Gladys H Farner
      Marriage Date: 17 Apr 1920
      Marriage County: Fountain
      Source Title 1: Fountain County, Indiana
      Source Title 2: Index to Marriage Record 1848 - 1920 Inclusive Vol
      Source Title 3: W. P. A. Original Record Located: County Clerks Of
      Book: 17
      OS Page: 247
      Source Citation: Title: Fountain County, Indiana, Index to MarriageRecord 1848 - 1920 Inclusive Vol, W. P. A. Original Record Located:County Clerks Of; Book: 17;Page: 247.
      Ancestry.com. Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 [databaseon-line].
      [Transcribed 12 January 2008, SLJuhl, compiler]

  • Sources 
    1. [S101] Marriage Record and Application of Samuel Clarence Elkins and GladysHelen Farner, date: April 17, 1920, mar. rec. no. 17, page 247 (Reliability: 3).