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Lexis B. Clore

Male 1899 - 1977  (77 years)


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  • Name Lexis B. Clore 
    Born 7 Sep 1899  Montgomery County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried Feb 1977  Oak Hill Cemetery, Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 6 Feb 1977  88 Y; Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I19821  My Genealogy

    Father Johnson Clore,   b. 9 Mar 1843, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1936, 93y; Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Mother Lucinda Frances Clore,   b. 8 May 1852, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1937, 85 Yrs Old; Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 22 Feb 1872  Rockville, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
      Name: Johnson Clore
      Spouse Name: Cinna Clore
      Marriage Date: 22 Feb 1872
      Marriage County: Parke
      Performed By: M. G. R. Davis
      Source Title 1: Parke County, Indiana Rockville, Indiana
      Source Title 2: Marriages 1861 to 1900
      Source Title 3: Compiled and Indexed by Genealogical Records Commi
      OS Page: 52
      Source Citation: Title: Parke County, Indiana Rockville, Indiana,Marriages 1861 to 1900, Compiled and Indexed by Genealogical RecordsCommi; Page: 52.
      Ancestry.com. Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 [databaseon-line].
    Family ID F5441  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth B. Barnhart,   b. 1890, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 28 Dec 1921  Montgomery County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F7089  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • OBITUARY:
      "Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana
      Lex B. Clore, 88, of 404 Ben Hur Drive, who served as theCrawfordsville City Engineer for 23 years, died at Culver Hospital(Crawfordsville) after a short illness.
      There are no immediate survivors and much of the material concerninghis life was prepared by Mr. Clore in 1972. Born Sept. 7, 1889, atCrawfordsville. He graduated from Crawfordsville High School andPurdue University. He was married to Ruth Barnhart, for forty years.She died in 1961. He had a wide variety of jobs and positions duringhis life time. A veteran of W.W. I, he served seven years at sea as anaval officer. He was an officer of the U.S. Coast Guard GeodidicSurvey and U.S. Maritime Service. He also worked as a mate on a trampsteamer and deck hand on a fishing boat, A registered civil engineer.He was also employed as a carnival worker, factory worker, andindustrial chemist, research bacteriologist, and hydrographicengineer.
      After the death of his wife, he traveled to several foreign countries,and in one eight year period visited with twenty-four differentnations. At last count he had twenty crossings by aircraft.
      He was a member of the American Legion and the Elks. Funeral will beat 10 A.M. Thursday in Burkhart Funeral Home. Burial will be in OakHill Cemetery Crawfordsville, Indiana." [Transcribed 18 January 2008,SLJuhl, compiler, copy kept in records of Joyce L. Clore Elkins]