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Clarence Richard Elkins

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  • Name Clarence Richard Elkins  [1
    Born 17 Dec 1926  Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    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 
    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 
    Person ID I156656  My Genealogy

    Father **Samuel Clarence Elkins,   b. 21 Aug 1897, Judson, Greene Township, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1967, 70 Years Old, Montezuma, Parke County, Indiana, At Home Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother **Gladys Helen Ellen Farner,   b. 11 Sep 1903, Cates Station, Near Harveysburg, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1985, 82 Years Old, Vermillion County Hospital, Clinton, Vermillion County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 17 Apr 1920  Covington, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 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]
    Family ID F4111  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "Obituary: (Taken from a hand written original by Joyce Lorraine CloreElkins.) CLARENCE R. ELKINS died: October 06, 1927. Again theHeavenly Father has visited our home and claimed our only son, whoselife was short, but in that short time his loving babyish, ways foundtheir way into the hearts of all who knew him. Clarence R. Elkins,baby son of Samuel and Gladys Elkins, was born, December 17, 1926 anddeparted for his Heavenly home, October 06, 1927 age 9 mo and 19 days. Although several days of Clarence's short life was spent in illness,he had a smile for those he met to the last. His last hours werespent in the Riley Hospital. ___Clarence leaves behind his fatherand mother, three sisters, Dorotha, Vera, and Helen, a grandmother, agreat-grandmother, two uncles and one aunt, Mrs. Hanna D__________anda host of other dear relatives and dear friends who will miss hiscunning ways. "Life is left to God Will bring a greater yield Ofgolden harvest and of repined field Than all the weary plannings ofthy soul Can force to be, or strength_______________-good from all_____________
      life to God." The original is in the Elkins Family Volumes II, and wasprobably written in the 1970's and is not in the best of shape forsafe keeping. The lines indicate where either words or letters aremissing. [Transcribed by, SLJuhl, compiler & niece, 14 Jan 2005].

      NOTE FROM JOYCE ELKINS TO HER DAUGHTER SANDRA: c.03 Aug. 1977 A.D. "Clarence Richard lived nine months and nineteen days. He died ofBroncho-Pneumonia at Riley Hospital in Indianapolis. He is buried atWolf Creek Cemetery, at Grange Corner, South of Wallace, Indiana." NoStone-buried back fence row along side his sister Nellie AlvertaElkins.
      Please check this: _MDCL: CONC 186 by, J.E. Hassbepger, M.D.; Mother, Gladys Farner;Father, Samuel
      _MDCL: CONC Elkins
    • (Medical):Date of burial: 10-1927; Cemetery: Wolf Creek; Death Cert.#30 - Pg.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2723] Death Certificate of Clarence Richard Elkins, October 06, 1927; #77-9-006, cert. no. 30, pg. 186 (Reliability: 3).

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