Aaron Bucher1,2

M, b. January 27, 1835, d. April 23, 1923
     Aaron Bucher was buried at Pennington Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3 He was born on January 27, 1835 at Sandusky Co., Ohio.2 He married Martha Jane Chastain on November 1, 1857 at Keokuk Co., Iowa.2 Aaron Bucher died on April 23, 1923 at Iowa at age 88.3

Family

Martha Jane Chastain b. 1835, d. May 21, 1914
Marriage*He married Martha Jane Chastain on November 1, 1857 at Keokuk Co., Iowa.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S511] Unknown author, Genealogical and Biographical History of Keokuk County, Iowa, From the Jacob Conner biography on pages 96 and 97.
  2. [S511] Unknown author, Genealogical and Biographical History of Keokuk County, Iowa, From the Aaron Bucher biography on pages 31 and 32.
  3. [S324] Works Project Administration, Iowa Cemetery Records.
  4. [S11195] Unknown compiler, Iowa, U.S., Death Records, 1880-1904, 1921-1951.
  5. [S2895] Conner Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com

Ruth G. Williamson1

F, b. circa 1892
     Ruth G. Williamson was born circa 1892 at Indiana.2 She married Adrian C. Linn, son of Charles Fender Linn and Laura B. Conner, on December 24, 1914 at Montgomery Co., Indiana.1 As of December 24, 1914,her married name was Linn.1

Census Records

1920Dwelling 21, District 187, Walnut Township, Montgomery Co., Indiana2
1930Dwelling 97, District 26, Indianapolis, Marion Co., Indiana3

Family

Adrian C. Linn b. November 30, 1892, d. February, 1975
Marriage*Ruth G. Williamson married Adrian C. Linn, son of Charles Fender Linn and Laura B. Conner, on December 24, 1914 at Montgomery Co., Indiana.1 

Citations

  1. [S418] Indiana Works Progress Administration, Indiana Marriage Records Index, 1800-1941.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Ruth Edna Penn1

F, b. November 20, 1891, d. March 1, 1981
     Her Social Security Number was 267-62-7681.2 Ruth Edna Penn was buried at Skyway Memorial Gardens, 5200 U.S. Highway 19, Palmetto, Manatee Co., Florida.3,4 She was born on November 20, 1891 at New Market, Montgomery Co., Indiana.5,4,2 She married Azel Mark Linn, son of Charles Fender Linn and Laura B. Conner, on August 5, 1920 at Franklin Co., Indiana.6,7 As of August 5, 1920,her married name was Linn.7 Ruth Edna Penn died on March 1, 1981 at Sarasota, Sarasota Co., Florida, at age 89.5,4 She Ruth Linn, 89, of 6205 Green View Drive, Sarasota, died Sunday in Doctors Hospital of Sarasota. Burial will be in Skyway Memorial Gardens, Palmetto. A native of New Market, Ind., she moved to Sarasota from Bradenton a year ago. She had lived in Bradenton since 1949. Surviving are two sons, Charles and Marion, both of Sarasota; two daughters, Norma DePoy and Mildred Frances, both of Indianapolis; a sister, Elisabeth Gardner of Crawfordsville, Ind; six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren. on March 2, 1981.4

Census Records

1930Dwelling 103, District 5, Roachdale Township, Putnam Co., Indiana8
1940Dwelling 96, District 32-19, Marion, Hendricks Co., Indiana9

Family

Azel Mark Linn b. July 18, 1891, d. April 18, 1977
Marriage*Ruth Edna Penn married Azel Mark Linn, son of Charles Fender Linn and Laura B. Conner, on August 5, 1920 at Franklin Co., Indiana.6,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S6143] Skyway Memorial Gardens, Manatee Co., FL, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  4. [S1994] Bradenton Herald, The, From the Ruth Linn obituary in the Mar 2, 1981 edition.
  5. [S417] Florida Health Department, Florida Death Index,1877-1998.
  6. [S443] Indianapolis Star, From the Norma D. DePoy obituary in the Dec 28, 2005 edition.
  7. [S418] Indiana Works Progress Administration, Indiana Marriage Records Index, 1800-1941.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S1994] Bradenton Herald, The, From the Wilma Jean Keller obituary in the Jan 3, 1978 edition.
  11. [S5667] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940.
  12. [S5629] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011.
  13. [S8538] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Marriage Certificates, 1960-2005.
  14. [S6005] FamilySearch, Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001.
  15. [S12102] Matthews Mortuary, online www.matthewsmortuary.com, From the Mildred Rae Francis Placko obituary.

Wilma Jean Linn1,2,3

F, b. June 20, 1921, d. January 1, 1978
FatherAzel Mark Linn1,4,5,3 b. July 18, 1891, d. April 18, 1977
MotherRuth Edna Penn1,4,5,2,3 b. November 20, 1891, d. March 1, 1981
     Wilma Jean Linn was buried at Skyway Memorial Gardens, 5200 U.S. Highway 19, Palmetto, Manatee Co., Florida.2,6 Her Social Security Number was 310-16-1144.7 She married Lawrence Byron Keller.2 Her married name was Keller.8 Wilma Jean Linn was born on June 20, 1921 at Linnsburg, Montgomery Co., Indiana.9,7,2,3 She died on January 1, 1978 at Bradenton, Manatee Co., Florida, at age 56.9,2 She Wilma Jean Keller, 55, of 1843 Flamingo Blvd., Bayshore Gardens, died Sunday in Blake Memorial Hospital. Burial will be in Skyway Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Keller was born in Linnsburg, Ind., and came to Bradenton from Lebanon, Ind., 26 years ago. She was a homemaker and a Presbyterian. She was a member of the Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary 18 and American Legion Post 24 Auxiliary. She is survived by her widower, Lawrence B. Keller; her mother, Mrs. Ruth Linn of Bradenton; a son, Michael Keller of Palmetto; two sisters, Mrs. Mildred Francis and Mrs. Norma DePoy, both of Indianapolis, Ind; two brothers, Charles Linn of Bradenton and Marion Linn of Sarasota and one grandchild. on January 3, 1978.8

Census Records

1930Dwelling 103, District 5, Roachdale Township, Putnam Co., Indiana1
1940Dwelling 96, District 32-19, Marion, Hendricks Co., Indiana5

Occupation

1940Retail store clerk5

Family

Lawrence Byron Keller b. August 31, 1920, d. October 23, 1978
Marriage*Wilma Jean Linn married Lawrence Byron Keller.2 
Child
  • Michael Keller2

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1994] Bradenton Herald, The, From the Wilma Jean Keller obituary in the Jan 3, 1978 edition.
  3. [S5667] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940.
  4. [S443] Indianapolis Star, From the Norma D. DePoy obituary in the Dec 28, 2005 edition.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S6143] Skyway Memorial Gardens, Manatee Co., FL, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S1994] Bradenton Herald, The, From the Willma Jean Keller obituary in the Jan 3, 1978 edition.
  9. [S417] Florida Health Department, Florida Death Index,1877-1998.

Norma Dean Linn1,2,3,4

F, b. March 7, 1923, d. December 26, 2005
FatherAzel Mark Linn1,2,5,3,6,4 b. July 18, 1891, d. April 18, 1977
MotherRuth Edna Penn1,2,5,7,3,6,4,8 b. November 20, 1891, d. March 1, 1981
     Norma Dean Linn was buried at Crown Hill Cemetery, 700 West 38th Street, Indianapolis, Marion Co., Indiana.9 Her Social Security Number was 316-16-4265.10 Her married name was DePoy.2 She married Emmett Edgar DePoy.2,11 Norma Dean Linn was born on March 7, 1923 at Linnsburg, Montgomery Co., Indiana.2,10,6,4 She died on December 26, 2005 at Carmel, Hamilton Co., Indiana, at age 82.2,10,6 She Norma D. DePoy 82, of Carmel, passed away Monday, December 26, 2005. Norma was born March 7, 1923 in Roachdale, IN to the late Azel and Ruth Penn Linn. She had been a volunteer for St. Vincent Hospital for many years. She was a member of American Legion Post # 155 Ladies Auxillary and Woodland Country Club. Memorial services will be Thursday, December 29 at 11:30 a.m. in Flanner & Buchanan Funeral Center-Carmel, where friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until service time. She was the widow of Emmett DePoy. She is survived by her children, Susan Sjostrom and David DePoy; grandchildren, Sarah Kate Sjostrom, Alec Huxsaw and Alison Linn DePoy; sister, Mildred Placko; brother, Marion C. Linn. Her sister, Jean Keller and brother Charles Linn preceded her in death. www.flannerbuchanan.com on December 28, 2005.2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 103, District 5, Roachdale Township, Putnam Co., Indiana1
1940Dwelling 96, District 32-19, Marion, Hendricks Co., Indiana5

Family

Emmett Edgar DePoy b. September 7, 1923, d. August 17, 1996
Marriage*Norma Dean Linn married Emmett Edgar DePoy.2,11 
Children

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S443] Indianapolis Star, From the Norma D. DePoy obituary in the Dec 28, 2005 edition.
  3. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S5667] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S5629] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011.
  7. [S1994] Bradenton Herald, The, From the Wilma Jean Keller obituary in the Jan 3, 1978 edition.
  8. [S1994] Bradenton Herald, The, From the Ruth Linn obituary in the Mar 2, 1981 edition.
  9. [S3295] Crown Hill Cemetery, Marion Co., IN, online http://www.findagrave.com
  10. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  11. [S443] Indianapolis Star, From the Emmett E. DePoy obituary in the Aug 19, 1996 edition.

Joseph Conner "Joe" Link1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

M, b. August 1, 1910, d. November 18, 1963
FatherDavid Wesley Link5,9,8 b. March 28, 1864, d. August 5, 1943
MotherLucy Mary Conner5,9,8 b. May 18, 1867, d. March 22, 1938
     Joseph Conner "Joe" Link was buried at Iddings Cemetery, intersection of Daniel's Run Road and Huffville Road, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,6,8 He FLOYD - Joseph Conner Link, 53, of Check, died Monday while at work at Salem. Link died Monday at about 7:30 a.m. from an apparent heart attack after walking up three flights of stairs at the new women's dormitory at Roanoke College, where he was emplyed as a construction worker. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Reba L. Link; four sons, David and James Link, Roanoke; Paul and Allen Link, Floyd County; four daughters, Mrs. Harless Akers, Pilot; Mrs. Harold Reynolds, Salem; Mrs. Cleve Richardson, Roanoke; Miss Brenda Link, Floyd County; four sisters, Mrs. Albert Whitenack, Check; Mrs. Robert Palmer, Roanoke; Mrs. Howard Goff and Mrs. Hubert Lawrence, both of Pilot; six brothers, Coy Link, Copper Hill; Guy Link, Hubert Link, Henry Link, Ted Link, all of Check; Roscoe Link, Pilot. Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Haven's Chapel, Terrys Fork, with burial in Iddings Cemetery.6 He was born on August 1, 1910 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5,8 He married Rheba Jane Light, daughter of Henry Jacob Light and Tempie Elizabeth Vest, on December 17, 1932 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,10,5,7,8 Joseph Conner "Joe" Link died on November 18, 1963 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 53.1,5,6,7,8

Census Records

1920Dwelling 13, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 64, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Occupation

1940Farmer11

Family

Rheba Jane Light b. October 20, 1914, d. November 19, 2010
Marriage*Joseph Conner "Joe" Link married Rheba Jane Light, daughter of Henry Jacob Light and Tempie Elizabeth Vest, on December 17, 1932 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,10,5,7,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Joseph Conner Link.
  2. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  3. [S36] Clerk of Courts, Computerized Marriage Records of Floyd Co., Virginia, Reference # 99-39.
  4. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Joseph Conner Link obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Rheba Light Link obituary in the Nov 21, 2010 edition.
  8. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Clara Edith Light obituary in the Feb 17, 1997 edition.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Joan Link Akers obituary in the Apr 7, 2016 edition.
  13. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  14. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Charles F. Linn1,2,3,4

M, b. May 20, 1925, d. November 26, 1992
FatherAzel Mark Linn1,5,6,2,3 b. July 18, 1891, d. April 18, 1977
MotherRuth Edna Penn1,5,6,7,2,3,8 b. November 20, 1891, d. March 1, 1981
     His Social Security Number was 314-28-7251.9 Charles F. Linn was born on May 20, 1925 at Pittsboro, Hendricks Co., Indiana.9,10,2,3,4 He died on November 26, 1992 at Sarasota Co., Florida, at age 67.9,10

Census Records

1930Dwelling 103, District 5, Roachdale Township, Putnam Co., Indiana1
1940Dwelling 96, District 32-19, Marion, Hendricks Co., Indiana6

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S5667] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940.
  4. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  5. [S443] Indianapolis Star, From the Norma D. DePoy obituary in the Dec 28, 2005 edition.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S1994] Bradenton Herald, The, From the Wilma Jean Keller obituary in the Jan 3, 1978 edition.
  8. [S1994] Bradenton Herald, The, From the Ruth Linn obituary in the Mar 2, 1981 edition.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S417] Florida Health Department, Florida Death Index,1877-1998.

Mildred Rae Linn1,2,3

F, b. June 10, 1927, d. November 24, 2020
FatherAzel Mark Linn1,4,5,2,3,6 b. July 18, 1891, d. April 18, 1977
MotherRuth Edna Penn1,4,5,7,2,3,6,8 b. November 20, 1891, d. March 1, 1981
     Mildred Rae Linn Mildred Rae Placko, June 10, 1927 - November 24, 2020. Mildred Rae Francis Placko, 93, Indianapolis, passed away on November 24, 2020. She had been a secretary for Ben Davis High School for many years. She enjoyed traveling to Florida and playing golf. She was a member of the Brownsburg Homemakers club. Mildred was preceded in death by her parents Azel and Ruth Linn, 4 siblings, and husbands Donald Francis and Edward Placko. She is survived by her daughter Jeni (Kenny) Davis.6 She was buried at Brownsburg Cemetery, 190 E. 56th Street, Brownsburg, Hendricks Co., Indiana.9 Her married name was Francis. She was born on June 10, 1927 at Linnsburg, Montgomery Co., Indiana.3,6 She married Donald Earl Francis on April 3, 1948 at Indiana.3,6,10 As of July 11, 1992,her married name was Placko.2 Mildred Rae Linn married Edward Thomas Placko on July 11, 1992 at Monticello, White Co., Indiana.2,6 Mildred Rae Linn died on November 24, 2020 at Indianapolis, Marion Co., Indiana, at age 93.6

Census Records

1930Dwelling 103, District 5, Roachdale Township, Putnam Co., Indiana1
1940Dwelling 96, District 32-19, Marion, Hendricks Co., Indiana5

Family 1

Donald Earl Francis b. December 29, 1922, d. August 11, 1990
Marriage*Mildred Rae Linn married Donald Earl Francis on April 3, 1948 at Indiana.3,6,10 
Child
  • Jennifer "Jeni" Francis6,10

Family 2

Edward Thomas Placko b. December 31, 1922
Marriage*Mildred Rae Linn married Edward Thomas Placko on July 11, 1992 at Monticello, White Co., Indiana.2,6 

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S8538] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Marriage Certificates, 1960-2005.
  3. [S6005] FamilySearch, Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001.
  4. [S443] Indianapolis Star, From the Norma D. DePoy obituary in the Dec 28, 2005 edition.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S12102] Matthews Mortuary, online www.matthewsmortuary.com, From the Mildred Rae Francis Placko obituary.
  7. [S1994] Bradenton Herald, The, From the Wilma Jean Keller obituary in the Jan 3, 1978 edition.
  8. [S1994] Bradenton Herald, The, From the Ruth Linn obituary in the Mar 2, 1981 edition.
  9. [S5216] Brownsburg Cemetery, Hendricks Co., IN, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  10. [S7528] Vincennes Sun-Commercial, The, From the Donald E. Francis obituary in the Aug 12, 1990 edition.

Marion C. Linn1,2,3,4

M, b. March 8, 1929, d. January 28, 2018
FatherAzel Mark Linn1,2,5,4 b. July 18, 1891, d. April 18, 1977
MotherRuth Edna Penn1,2,5,6,4,7 b. November 20, 1891, d. March 1, 1981
     Marion C. Linn FORT WORTH - Marion C. Linn, 88, formerly of Sarasota, Fla., passed away peacefully at his home in Fort Worth, Texas, on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018. Marion was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during the Korean War. In 1958 he married Lorraine K. Linn with whom he shared 59 years of happiness. Survivors: Marion leaves behind a loving family including daughter, Diana Linn of Fort Worth, Texas; son, Mark (Melanie) Linn of Parrish, Fla; sister, Mildred "Middie" Placko of Carmel, Ind; and grandsons, Joshua Hamaker of Pittsburgh, Pa., and Carter Linn of Parrish, Fla.3 He was born on March 8, 1929 at Linnsburg, Montgomery Co., Indiana.4 He married Lorraine Unknown in 1958.3 Marion C. Linn died on January 28, 2018 at Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas, at age 88.3

Census Records

1930Dwelling 103, District 5, Roachdale Township, Putnam Co., Indiana1
1940Dwelling 96, District 32-19, Marion, Hendricks Co., Indiana5

Family

Lorraine Unknown
Marriage*Marion C. Linn married Lorraine Unknown in 1958.3 
Children
  • Diana Linn3
  • Mark Linn3

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S443] Indianapolis Star, From the Norma D. DePoy obituary in the Dec 28, 2005 edition.
  3. [S1643] Fort Worth Star-Telegram, From the Marion C. Linn obituary in the Feb 4, 2018 edition.
  4. [S5667] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S1994] Bradenton Herald, The, From the Wilma Jean Keller obituary in the Jan 3, 1978 edition.
  7. [S1994] Bradenton Herald, The, From the Ruth Linn obituary in the Mar 2, 1981 edition.

Lawrence Byron Keller1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. August 31, 1920, d. October 23, 1978
     Lawrence Byron Keller married Wilma Jean Linn, daughter of Azel Mark Linn and Ruth Edna Penn.7 Lawrence Byron Keller was buried at Skyway Memorial Gardens, 5200 U.S. Highway 19, Palmetto, Manatee Co., Florida.5,6 His Social Security Number was 311-12-7790.8 He was born on August 31, 1920 at New Ross, Montgomery Co., Indiana.8,2,3,4 He died on October 23, 1978 at Bradenton, Manatee Co., Florida, at age 58.1,5 He Lawrence B. (Larry) Keller, 58, 4110 Sandpointe Drive, died Monday in Blake Memorial Hospital. The Masons of Manatee Lodge No. 31 will officiate. Burial will be in Skyway Memorial Gardens. Mr. Keller was born in New Ross, Ind. He came to this area from Lebanon, Ind., 28 years ago. He was a salesman with HavaTampa Wholesale Co., a member of Manatee Masonic Lodge No. 31, D.A.V. No. 18, Kirby Stewart American Legion Post No. 24 and a Veteran of World War II. Mr. Keller was a Protestant. Survivors include a son, Michael of Palmetto; three sisters, Mildred Laughner, Helen Willhite and Grace Glore all of Waynetown, Ind., and one grandchild. on October 26, 1978.5

Family

Wilma Jean Linn b. June 20, 1921, d. January 1, 1978
Marriage*He married Wilma Jean Linn, daughter of Azel Mark Linn and Ruth Edna Penn.7 
Child
  • Michael Keller7,5

Citations

  1. [S417] Florida Health Department, Florida Death Index,1877-1998.
  2. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  3. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S5667] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940.
  5. [S1994] Bradenton Herald, The, From the Lawrence B. Keller obituary in the Oct 26, 1978 edition.
  6. [S6143] Skyway Memorial Gardens, Manatee Co., FL, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  7. [S1994] Bradenton Herald, The, From the Wilma Jean Keller obituary in the Jan 3, 1978 edition.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Donald Earl Francis1,2,3,4,5

M, b. December 29, 1922, d. August 11, 1990
     Donald Earl Francis was buried at Brownsburg Cemetery, 190 E. 56th Street, Brownsburg, Hendricks Co., Indiana.3,4 His Social Security Number was 311-20-4290.2 He was born on December 29, 1922 at Avon, Hendricks Co., Indiana.2,3,4,6,7,8,5 He married Mildred Rae Linn, daughter of Azel Mark Linn and Ruth Edna Penn, on April 3, 1948 at Indiana.1,9,6 Donald Earl Francis died on August 11, 1990 at Indianapolis, Marion Co., Indiana, at age 67.2,3,4,6,8 He INDIANAPOLIS - Donald E. Francis, 67, Indianapolis, died Saturday at Methodist Hospital. A Greyhound bus driver for 32 years, he retired in 1983 and drove for Executive Coach of Indianapolis until his final illness. He was a graduate of Avon High School, a World War II Army veteran and a member of Evergreen Masonic Lodge, Murat Shrine Temple, Scottish Rite of Indianapolis, The American Legion in Speedway and the Elks lodge in Plainfield. He was born Dec. 29, 1922, in Avon to James and Bertha (Rader) Francis. Surviving are his wife, the former Mildred Linn; a daughter, Jennifer Davis of Indianapolis; and a brother, Chester Francis of Vincennes. on August 12, 1990.6

Family

Mildred Rae Linn b. June 10, 1927, d. November 24, 2020
Marriage*He married Mildred Rae Linn, daughter of Azel Mark Linn and Ruth Edna Penn, on April 3, 1948 at Indiana.1,9,6 
Child
  • Jennifer "Jeni" Francis9,6

Citations

  1. [S6005] FamilySearch, Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001.
  2. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S5629] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011.
  4. [S5216] Brownsburg Cemetery, Hendricks Co., IN, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  5. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  6. [S7528] Vincennes Sun-Commercial, The, From the Donald E. Francis obituary in the Aug 12, 1990 edition.
  7. [S5667] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940.
  8. [S3600] U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010.
  9. [S12102] Matthews Mortuary, online www.matthewsmortuary.com, From the Mildred Rae Francis Placko obituary.

John Elston Conner1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. September 19, 1898, d. December 19, 1976
FatherCharles Thomas "Charley" Conner1,7,4,6 b. December 18, 1875, d. 1948
MotherReece Anna "Reecie" Whiteman1,7,4,6 b. July, 1876, d. 1935
     His Social Security Number was 310-07-9772.8 John Elston Conner was buried at Oak Hill Cemetery, Lebanon, Boone Co., Indiana.5,6 He was born on September 19, 1898 at Montgomery Co., Indiana.1,2,8,3,4,6,9 He married Nettie Snow Dale on April 12, 1923 at Boone Co., Indiana.4,10 John Elston Conner died on December 19, 1976 at Lebanon, Boone Co., Indiana, at age 78.8,6,9

Census Records

1900Dwelling 48, District 12, Jackson Township, Boone Co., Indiana1
1910Dwelling 140, District 12, Jackson Township, Boone Co., Indiana7
1930Dwelling 375, District 2, Lebanon, Boone Co., Indiana11
1940Dweling 63, District 6-2, Lebanon, Boone Co., Indiana12

Occupation

1930Clothing store salesman11
1940Clothing store salesman12

Family

Nettie Snow Dale b. July 26, 1899, d. July 17, 1990
Marriage*John Elston Conner married Nettie Snow Dale on April 12, 1923 at Boone Co., Indiana.4,10 

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  4. [S5670] Unknown compiler, Indiana, Select Marriages Index, 1748-1993.
  5. [S2583] Oak Hill Cemetery, Boone Co., IN, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=white&GSfn=benjamin&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=in&GSst=17&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=46829576&CRid=86196&df=all&
  6. [S5629] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S3600] U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010.
  10. [S443] Indianapolis Star, From the Snow N. Dale Conner obituary in the Jul 19, 1990 edition.
  11. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Homer Kelsey Schwindler1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. January 16, 1888, d. September 30, 1947
     Homer Kelsey Schwindler was buried at Oak Hill Cemetery, Grant Avenue, Crawfordsville, Montgomery Co., Indiana.4,5 He was born on January 16, 1888 at New Market, Montgomery Co., Indiana.5,6,7 He married Estella Pearl "Stella" Conner, daughter of Samuel W. Conner and Frances B. "Fannie" Linn, on October 18, 1911 at Crawfordsville, Montgomery Co., Indiana.1,4 Homer Kelsey Schwindler died on September 30, 1947 at Montgomery Co., Indiana, at age 59.5

Census Records

1920Dwelling 280, District 183, Ward 4, Crawfordsville, Montgomery Co., Indiana8
1930Dwelling 315, District 25, Crawfordsville, Montgomery Co., Indiana2
1940Dwelling 12, District 54-34, Union Township, Montgomery Co., Indiana9

Occupation

1920Court house department clerk8
1930Farm laborer2
1940Farmer9

Family

Estella Pearl "Stella" Conner b. September 12, 1888, d. October 29, 1973
Marriage*Homer Kelsey Schwindler married Estella Pearl "Stella" Conner, daughter of Samuel W. Conner and Frances B. "Fannie" Linn, on October 18, 1911 at Crawfordsville, Montgomery Co., Indiana.1,4 

Citations

  1. [S418] Indiana Works Progress Administration, Indiana Marriage Records Index, 1800-1941.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S415] Crawfordsville District Public Library - Cemeteries of Montgomery County Indiana, online http://history.cdpl.lib.in.us/montcocem.html
  4. [S2567] Oak Hill Grant Avenue Cemetery, Montgomery Co., IN, online www.findagrave.com.
  5. [S5629] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011.
  6. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  7. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Jessie Rachel Pearson1,2,3

F, b. February 16, 1904, d. May 21, 1975
     Jessie Rachel Pearson was buried at Carmel Friends Cemetery, Carmel, Hamilton Co., Indiana.1,2 Her Social Security Number was 315-54-5453.4 She was born on February 16, 1904 at Montgomery Co., Indiana.4,2 She married Zeddie Ray Conner, son of Samuel W. Conner and Frances B. "Fannie" Linn, on January 28, 1927 at Indianapolis, Marion Co., Indiana.2,3 As of January 28, 1927,her married name was Conner.3 Jessie Rachel Pearson died on May 21, 1975 at Indianapolis, Marion Co., Indiana, at age 71.1,2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 269, District 348, Indianapolis, Marion Co., Indiana5
1940Dwelling 44, District 96-69, Indianapolis, Marion Co., Indiana6

Family

Zeddie Ray Conner b. November 13, 1895, d. April 10, 1983
Marriage*Jessie Rachel Pearson married Zeddie Ray Conner, son of Samuel W. Conner and Frances B. "Fannie" Linn, on January 28, 1927 at Indianapolis, Marion Co., Indiana.2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2766] Carmel Cemetery, Hamilton Co., IN, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GRid=73555762&CRid=858926&
  2. [S5629] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011.
  3. [S3813] Indiana, Circuit Court Marion County, Marion County, Indiana, Marriage Index, 1925-2012.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S443] Indianapolis Star, From the Marilyn Jane Conner Huckleberry obituary in the Sep 7, 2021 edition.
  8. [S5667] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940.

Beatrice Link1,2,3,4

F, b. June 17, 1906, d. October 24, 1992
FatherDavid Wesley Link2,4,5 b. March 28, 1864, d. August 5, 1943
MotherLucy Mary Conner2,4,5 b. May 18, 1867, d. March 22, 1938
     Her Social Security Number was 228-84-7177.6 Beatrice Link was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 She was born on June 17, 1906 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,1,2 She married Robert Pellham Palmer, son of Walter Thomas Palmer and Effie Esther Wood, on September 1, 1928.1,2,3 As of September 1, 1928,her married name was Palmer. Beatrice Link died on October 24, 1992 at Virginia at age 86.6,2 She Mrs. Beatrice Link Palmer, born June 17, 1906, in Floyd County, the daughter of David Wesley Link and Lucy Mary Conner Link, died Saturday, October 24, 1992. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Robert Pelham Palmer, a son, Donald Preston Palmer, a grandson, Barry Palmer, eight brothers and four sisters. She is survived by two sons, Ellis Wayne Palmer, and wife, Peggy, Chamblissburg; Walter Wesley Palmer and wife, Ruth, Wytheville; Phyllis Palmer Cockerham, Collinsville; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted at Lotz Roanoke Chapel 10:00 a.m. Monday, October 26, 1992, with the Rev. John Ott and the Rev. O. B. Cook officiating. Interment will follow at the Copper Hill Church of the Brethren cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday from 7:00 until 9:00 p.m. at Lotz Roanoke Chapel. on October 25, 1992.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 112, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 13, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 208, District 29, Roanoke, Virginia7
1940Dwelling 209, District 119-30, Roanoke, Virginia8

Family

Robert Pellham Palmer b. May 28, 1907, d. April 1, 1988
Marriage*Beatrice Link married Robert Pellham Palmer, son of Walter Thomas Palmer and Effie Esther Wood, on September 1, 1928.1,2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Beatrice Link Palmer obituary in the Oct 25, 1992 edition.
  3. [S581] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Jacob Shilling, Jr. Family of Franklin Co., VA.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Walter Wesley Palmer obitutary in the Dec 10, 2003 edition.
  10. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Barry Lynn Palmer obituary in the Jan 17, 1991 edition.
  13. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Michael Wayne Palmer obituary in the Sep 14, 2016 edition.

Frances Unknown1

F, b. July 27, 1922, d. April 28, 1974
     Frances Unknown married Benjamin Harold "Benny" Martin, son of Arthur Cornelis "Chock" Martin and Alice M. Swank.1 Frances Unknown was buried at A.J. Powell Memorial Cemetery, Hominy, Osage Co., Oklahoma.1 Her Social Security Number was 447-18-2237.2 Her married name was Martin.1 She was born on July 27, 1922.1,2 She died on April 28, 1974 at age 51.1

Family

Benjamin Harold "Benny" Martin b. August 3, 1921, d. March 30, 1988
Marriage*She married Benjamin Harold "Benny" Martin, son of Arthur Cornelis "Chock" Martin and Alice M. Swank.1 

Citations

  1. [S541] Emma Pitts (e-mail address), A.J. Powell Cemetery, Osage Co., Oklahoma.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Joshua Wilson1,2

M
     Joshua Wilson married Christina Conner, daughter of Daniel I. Conner Sr. and Mary Unknown, on January 5, 1819 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2

Family

Christina Conner b. circa 1790
Marriage*Joshua Wilson married Christina Conner, daughter of Daniel I. Conner Sr. and Mary Unknown, on January 5, 1819 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.
  2. [S61] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register A, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Dora Myrtle Conner1

F, b. May 31, 1889, d. June 28, 1952
FatherThomas Unknown
MotherMary Isabel "Sis" Conner2,3 b. March 27, 1852, d. May 9, 1940
     Dora Myrtle Conner was buried at Riverview Cemetery, Oxford, Chenango Co., New York.1 She was born on May 31, 1889 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 She married William Francis Bowen on December 19, 1906 at Bluefield, Mercer Co., West Virginia.2,4,5 As of December 19, 1906,her married name was Bowen.4 Dora Myrtle Conner died on June 28, 1952 at Bainbridge, Chenango Co., New York, at age 63; Dora was killed when she was hit by an automobile as she stepped off a curb.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 276, District 78, Bluefield, Mercer Co., West Virginia3
1910Dwelling 329, District 481, Ward 15, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania6
1930Dwelling 388, District 19, East River, Mercer Co., West Virginia7
1940Dwelling 377, District 28-34, East River, Mercer Co., West Virginia8

Family

William Francis Bowen b. October 15, 1859, d. December 9, 1957
Marriage*Dora Myrtle Conner married William Francis Bowen on December 19, 1906 at Bluefield, Mercer Co., West Virginia.2,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S233] Patricia Heathcoe, "Cora Wright," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Dec 22, 2003.
  2. [S705] Scotland-Stewart, online http://www.scotland-stewart.com/features.html
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Bowen-Conner marriage record.
  5. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the W. F. Bowen obituary in the Dec 10, 1957 edition.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Lillian Ardella Hill obituary in the Dec 11, 1964 edition.
  10. [S5759] Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Pennsylvania, Birth Certificates, 1906-1911.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  12. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  13. [S1954] Cook Family Tree, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/1516731/person/-1928082895?ssrc=

Elbert Jackson "Jack" Harvey1,2

M, b. March 27, 1918, d. July 17, 2004
     Elbert Jackson "Jack" Harvey was buried at Resthaven Memorial Gardens, 1917 West Main Street, Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 His Social Security Number was 233-18-9495.3 He was born on March 27, 1918 at Flat Top, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1,3 He married Allie Corrine Conner, daughter of Dennis Haden Conner and Addie Anne"Annie" Kingrea, on August 30, 1975 at Giles Co., Virginia.1,2 Elbert Jackson "Jack" Harvey died on July 17, 2004 at Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia, at age 86.1,3

Family

Allie Corrine Conner b. August 5, 1917, d. September, 1986
Marriage*He married Allie Corrine Conner, daughter of Dennis Haden Conner and Addie Anne"Annie" Kingrea, on August 30, 1975 at Giles Co., Virginia.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Elbert Jackson Harvey obituary in the Jul 20, 2004 edition.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.