Oliver Frank Conklin
(1869-1937)
Mary Leslie Mayhugh
(1876-1932)
Alma May Conklin
(1910-1983)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Ross N. Beeker

Alma May Conklin 2 3 4 5

  • Born: 8 Oct 1910, Cincinnati, Hamilton, OH 2 3 5
  • Marriage (1): Ross N. Beeker on 24 Jan 1942 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe, IN, United States 1 2
  • Died: 29 Sep 1983, Lafayette, Tippecanoe, IN, United States at age 72 2 3 5 6
  • Buried: 3 Oct 1983, Battle Ground: Battle Ground Cemetery, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States 3 5

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1920 in Anderson, Madison, IN. 7 The 1920 census recorded owning a home at 233 West 11th Street: Oliver O. Conklin, general manager of electric works, 50, living with wife Mary L., 43; daughter Elma May, 9; and maid Minnie Hobbs, 37. The Conklins and their parents were born in Ohio. Minnie and her parents were born in Michigan.

2. Census in 1930 in Anderson, Madison, IN. 8 The 1930 census recorded owning a $15,000 home at 233 W. 11th Street: Elmer E. Stick, occupation Claim Att. for Union Fraction Co., 64, living with wife Mary L., 52; adopted daughter Alma M. Conklin, college student, 19; and son Robert G. Stick, 15. Elmer was born in Indiana and his parents in Ohio. Mary, her parents, and Alma were born in Ohio. Robert and his parents were born in Indiana.

3. Arrival: 1934, in West Lafayette, Tippecanoe, IN. 2

4. Residence: in 1977 in Nokomis, Sarasota, FL, United States. 2

5. Cause of Death: breast cancer, 29 Sep 1983, Lafayette, Tippecanoe, IN, United States. 5

6. Residence: 316 8th Street, Nokomis, FL on 29 Sep 1983 in Nokomis, Sarasota, FL, United States. 5

7. Obituary: Journal and Courier: obituary of Mrs. Ross N. Beeker on 30 Sep 1983 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe, IN, United States. 2 Mrs. Ross N. Beeker
Mrs. Alma M. Conklin Beeker, 72, formerly of West Lafayette, died at 10:10 p.m. Thursday in Americana Healthcare Center. She had been in ill health since May and was admitted to the nursing facility Sept. 21. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, she was reared in Anderson where she lived until moving to West Lafayette in 1934. The past six years she had lived in Nokomis, Fla., returning here when she became ill in May. She was a graduate of John Herron Art School in Indianapolis and a 1930 graduate of Indiana University. She was employed as a Purdue University administrative secretary in the office of the vice president for 38 years. In 1942 she was married here to Ross N. Beeker, who survives. Mrs. Beeker was a member of Phi Mu Sorority at Indiana University and Phi Mu Alumnae at Purdue and in Sarasota, Fla. She attended West Lafayette Federated Church. The husband is the only immediate survivor.


Alma married Ross N. Beeker, son of Frank Ellsworth Beeker and Pearl Alice Bartlett, on 24 Jan 1942 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe, IN, United States.1 2 (Ross N. Beeker was born on 26 May 1902 in Battle Ground, Tippecanoe, IN,1 6 9 died on 23 Feb 1986 in Rossville, Clinton, IN 1 6 9 and was buried on 26 Feb 1986 in Battle Ground: Battle Ground Cemetery, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States 1 9.)


Sources


1 <i>Find A Grave</i>, https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=15054081.

2 "Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)," 30 Sep 1983, page 12. Obituary of Mrs. Ross N. Beeker.

3 <i>Find A Grave</i>, https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=53664248.

4 <i>Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, OH)</i>, 5 Feb 1937, page 3. Obituary of O. F. Conklin.

5 Ancestry.com, "Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011," Alma M. Beeker, father Oliver Coniklin, mother Mary Mayhugh, informant Ross Beeker husband.

6 "Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)," 24 Feb 1986, page 26. Obituary of Ross N. Beeker.

7 <i>1920 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MFW6-G31 Oliver O Conklin, Anderson Ward 2, Madison, Indiana, United States; citing ED 104, sheet 12A, line 20, family 273.

8 <i>1930 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XH9G-KG9 Elmer E Stick, Anderson, Madison, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 13, sheet 2B, line 93, family 70.

9 Ancestry.com, "Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011," Certificate 86-003999 Ross M. Beeker, father Frank Beeker, mother Pearl Bartlett, informant brother Robert B. Beeker.



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