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Lesta April Skeels

Lesta April Skeels

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  • Name Lesta April Skeels 
    Born 15 Apr 1895  Noble Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Person ID I4299  forneyclark
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2018 

    Father Franklin Albert "Frank" Skeels,   b. 13 Aug 1873, Noble Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1941, Burial: Christian Chapel Cem., Noble Co., lN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Oca A. "Ocie" Forker,   b. 5 May 1878, Noble Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1959, Columbia City, Noble Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1892  Noble Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1669  Group Sheet

    Family Christian Louis Frank,   b. 1 Nov 1887, Paulding Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F2790  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Skeels, Franklin A. (1873-1941) &  Oca Forker  &  Lesta A. Skeels  &  Dewey H. Skeels
    Skeels, Franklin A. (1873-1941) & Oca Forker & Lesta A. Skeels & Dewey H. Skeels
    Group photo of (L-R) Franklin A. Skeels & Dewey H. Skeels & Lesta A. Skeels & Oca Forker Skeels came from Richard E. Skeels. It originally appeared in Skeels Family History 1720-1980 (which includes the text of a hard back bound book compiled and printed by George Roof in 1903 in Albion, IN). Important contributors to Section II of the above text were Hazel Brown McCollough & Mrs. J. Harry Kidwell & Mrs. Edmund Schafer & Col. Mortimer Bennet. Kenton M. Kidd organized and compiled the combined three book edition of Skeels Family History 1720-1980. Part of the earlier books were set in type at South Side Press by Wayne Favinger, aged 15 yrs.

  • Notes 
    • Source:
      Information came from Richard E. Skeels. It originally appeared in Skeels Family History 1720-1980 (which includes the text of a hard back bound book, compiled and printed by George W. Roof in 1903 in Albion, IN). Important contributors to Section II of the above text were: Hazel Brown McCollough & Mrs. J. Harry Kidwell & Mrs. Edmund Schafer & Col. Mortimer Bennet. Kenton M. Kidd organized and compiled the combined three book edition of Skeels Family History 1720-1980. Part of the earlier books were set in type at South Side Press by Wayne Favinger, aged 15 yrs:
      Name

      Source:
      http://www.rootsweb.com/~innoble/index.htm
      http://www.rootsweb.com/~innoble/Obituaries/Shu.htm
      Noble County INGenWeb Project:
      Noble County INGenWeb Project Coordinator: CJWhan
      Indiana State INGenWeb Project Coordinator: Debby Beheler
      OBITUARY USED BY PERMISSION:
      Skeels Frank A, 68, a resident of Noble Twp, died at his home last Friday of complications. Funeral was at Burr Oak Christian Church last Sunday. Burial, Christian Chapel Cemetery. He is survived by the widow, Ocie; a son, Woodward at home; 2 daughters, Mrs. Lester Franks of Columbus, O., and Mrs. Sarah Jane Burnsworth of Albion; a grandchild; 2 brothers, Charles of Albion and William of Wolf Lake; and a sister, Mrs. Elmer Holcomb of Albion. + 6-?-1941

      Source:
      http://www.rootsweb.com/~innoble/index.htm
      http://www.rootsweb.com/~innoble/Obituaries/Shu.htm
      Noble County INGenWeb Project:
      Noble County INGenWeb Project Coordinator: CJWhan
      Indiana State INGenWeb Project Coordinator: Debby Beheler
      OBITUARY USED BY PERMISSION:
      Skeels Oca A, 81, (b. 5-5-1878) a lifelong resident of this community, died July 6, 1959 in Backle Nursing Home at Columbia City. Surviving are 2 daughters, Mrs. Lesta Frank of Columbus, Ohio, and Mrs. Sarah Jane Burnworth of Columbia City; one son, Woodward of Westville; 2 granddaughters and 2 great-granddaughters. She was a charter member of Burr Oak Baptist Church. Funeral was Wednesday in Burr Oak Baptist Church. Burial, Christian Chapel Cemetery. + 7-?-1959

      Source:
      Reprinted by permission. Copyright (c) 1999 by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.
      http://www.familysearch.org
      FamilySearch:
      Family Group Record
      Husband
      Frank A. Skeels Pedigree
      Wife
      Oca Ann Forker Pedigree
      Children
      1. Lesta April Skeels Pedigree
      Female
      Birth: 15 APR 1895, Noble, Indiana







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