Cora Blasdel1

F, #29601
Father*Franklin Townend Blasdel1 b. 15 Mar 1810, d. 4 Feb 1882
Mother*Louisa Cloud1
Last Edited13 Jun 2018
     In the obituary of Charles Bailes Blasdel who died 16 February 1924, Charles's sister, Cora Blount was listed as a survivor.2,3

Citations

  1. [S4708] Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder , Lawrenceburg Public Library, Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder search page; cited as "Lawrenceburg Obituary Finder., Charles B Blasdel.
  2. [S4951] Civil War Veteran, Lawrenceburg Press, Lawrenceburg, IN, Feb 11, 1924 viewed at Lawrenceburg Public Library,, Clipping from Lawrenceburg Press, annotation gives date as 11 Feb 1924. Hereinafter cited as Lawrenceburg Press.
  3. [S4952] Civil War Veteran Answers Last Roll Call, Dearborn County Register, Lawrenceburg, IN, Feb 28, 1924 viewed at Lawrenceburg Public Library,, Clipping from Lawrenceburg Register, annotation gives date as Feb.24, 1924. Hereinafter cited as Dearborn County Register.

Fannie Blasdel1

F, #29603
Father*Franklin Townend Blasdel1 b. 15 Mar 1810, d. 4 Feb 1882
Mother*Louisa Cloud1
Last Edited13 Jun 2018
     In the obituary of Charles Bailes Blasdel who died 16 February 1924, Charles's sister, Fannie Johnson was listed as a survivor.2,3

Citations

  1. [S4708] Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder , Lawrenceburg Public Library, Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder search page; cited as "Lawrenceburg Obituary Finder., Charles B Blasdel.
  2. [S4951] Civil War Veteran, Lawrenceburg Press, Lawrenceburg, IN, Feb 11, 1924 viewed at Lawrenceburg Public Library,, Clipping from Lawrenceburg Press, annotation gives date as 11 Feb 1924. Hereinafter cited as Lawrenceburg Press.
  3. [S4952] Civil War Veteran Answers Last Roll Call, Dearborn County Register, Lawrenceburg, IN, Feb 28, 1924 viewed at Lawrenceburg Public Library,, Clipping from Lawrenceburg Register, annotation gives date as Feb.24, 1924. Hereinafter cited as Dearborn County Register.

Flora Inez Grubbs1,2,3,4,5,6

F, #29605, b. 8 November 1885, d. 12 November 1973
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Flora was born on 8 November 1885 in Logan Twp., Dearborn County, Indiana, USA.7,3,8,9,4,5,6,10 Flora married Charles Dow Blasdel on 20 March 1907.1,11,12,4,5,6,10 She died on 12 November 1973 in Ohio County, Indiana, USA, at age 88.2,8
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Ruth Guard and Doris Sackett. Predeceased: Charles D Blasdel and Ellsworth Blasdel.8 Flora Blasdel was buried on 15 November 1973 in Gibson Cemetery, Bright, Miller Twp., Dearborn County, Indiana, USA.9,3,2
     She was listed as next-of-kin/contact on the draft registration of Charles Dow Blasdel.13 Flora Inez Grubbs was listed as next-of-kin/contact on the draft registration of Charles Dow Blasdel.12
     In the obituary of Charles Dow Blasdel who died 30 June 1960, Charles's wife, Flora Blasdel was listed as a survivor.14

Census Data

     Flora I Blasdel and Charles D Blasdel appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Harrison Twp., Dearborn County, Indiana, enumerated 19 April 1910, enumerated as a farmer. Their son Ellsworth A was listed as living with them. Her uncle, Henry A Grubbs was included in the household.10

Flora I Blasdel and Charles D Blasdel appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of an unknown place , enumerated 19 January 1920, enumerated as a farmer on a general farm. Their children Ellsworth A and Ruth I were listed as living with them.5

Flora I Blasdel and Charles D Blasdel appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Miller Twp., Dearborn County, Indiana, enumerated 7 April 1930, enumerated as a farmer on a general farm.. Their children Ruth I and Doris L were listed as living with them.4

Flora Blasdel and Charles D Blasdel appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Miller Twp., Dearborn County, Indiana, enumerated 29 April 1940, enumerated as a farmer.6

Family

Charles Dow Blasdel b. 2 Apr 1884, d. 30 Jun 1960
Marriage*Flora married Charles Dow Blasdel on 20 March 1907.1,11,12,4,5,6,10 
Children

Citations

  1. [S4767] Obituary - Charles Dow Blasdel, Funeral Home Records:Jackman-Kercheval-Meyers Funeral Home, Harrison, OH viewed at http://www.jkmfuneralhome.com,, Blasdel, Charley Dow. Hereinafter cited as Funeral Home Records:Jackman-Kercheval-Meyers Funeral Home.
  2. [S4780] Diane and Harper, Lois Fox, compiler, Cemeteries of the Northeast Section of Dearborn County, Indiana (1935 Sampson Drive, Apollo, PA 15613: Closson Press, March 1993), Gibson Cemetery page 50 - Flora Blasdel. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries NE Dearborn County.
  3. [S4748] "Much of her data results from extensive documentation and publication of Dearborn County, Indiana cemeteries, so I consider that data relatively reliable", Lois' genealogy by Lois Lee Harper on ancestry.com , cited as "Lois' genealogy:, Flora Inez Grubbs.
  4. [S4867] Charles D Blasdel household, Apr 7, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Miller, Dearborn, Indiana; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 24, Ancestry.com Roll: 582; Image: 941.0; FHL microfilm: 2340317.
  5. [S4870] Charles D Blasdel household, Jan 19, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Miller, Dearborn, Indiana; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 50, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_428; Image: 982.
  6. [S4876] Charles D Blasdel household, Apr 29, 1940 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Miller, Dearborn, Indiana; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 15-24, Ancestry.com Roll: T627_1035.
  7. [S4780] Diane and Harper, Lois Fox, Cemeteries NE Dearborn County, Gibson Cemetery page 50 - Flora Belle Grubbs Blasdel.
  8. [S4855] Obituary - Flora Blasdel, Jackman-Kercheval-Meyers Funeral Home, Harrison, OH, About Nov 13, 1972 viewed at http://www.jkmfuneralhome.com,. Hereinafter cited as Jackman-Kercheval-Meyers Funeral Home.
  9. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi Flora Inez Grubbs Blasdel.
  10. [S4877] Charles D Blasdel household, Apr 19, 1910 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Harrison, Dearborn, Indiana; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0042, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_345; FHL microfilm: 1374358.
  11. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Charles Dow Blasdel.
  12. [S2775] U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 (Publisher: National Archives and Records Administration), Ancestry.com, World War II Draft Registration search; "United States, Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Fourth Registration"; cited as "Old Man's Draft., Charles Dow Blasdel.
  13. [S4448] World War I Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, Franklin Townsend Blasdel. Hereinafter cited as WWI Draft Registration.
  14. [S4767] Funeral Home Records:Jackman-Kercheval-Meyers Funeral Home, Undated transcription of text by Lois Lee Harper: Jackman-Kercheval-Meyers Funeral Home.
  15. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi Ellsworth Archie Blasdel.
  16. [S4708] Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder , Lawrenceburg Public Library, Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder search page; cited as "Lawrenceburg Obituary Finder., Charles D Blasdel.

Charlotte Carr1,2,3

F, #29609, b. 25 October 1922, d. 21 November 2011
Father*George Carr3,4 b. c 1887
Mother*Della Wolfington3,4 b. c 1888
Last Edited6 Jul 2019
     Charlotte was born on 25 October 1922 in California, Campbell County, Kentucky, USA.5,3,4 Charlotte married Earl Eugene Sykes.3,6 She died on 21 November 2011 in Drake Center, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA, at age 89.7,3
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Predeceased: Eugene Sykes.3 Charlotte Sykes was buried on 23 November 2011 in Gibson Cemetery, Bright, Miller Twp., Dearborn County, Indiana, USA.1,7,3,8
     In the obituary of Earl Eugene Sykes who died 3 January 1983, Earl's wife, Charlotte Carr Sykes was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of Lois Rechenbach who died 12 March 1998, her daughter-in-law, Charlotte Sykes was listed as a survivor.10

Census Data

     Charlott appeared on the 1940 Federal Census Miller Twp., Dearborn County, Indiana in the household of her parents, George Carr and Della Wolfington.4

Family

Earl Eugene Sykes b. c Jan 1920, d. 31 Dec 1982
Marriage*Charlotte married Earl Eugene Sykes.3,6 

Citations

  1. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Charlotte Sykes
    Grave marker transcription:
    Sykes
    Eugene      1920 - 1982
    Charlotte      1922 - 2011.
  2. [S4708] Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder , Lawrenceburg Public Library, Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder search page; cited as "Lawrenceburg Obituary Finder., Eugene Sykes.
  3. [S4996] Charlotte Sykes, tristateobits.com, Harrison, OH, 22 Nov 2011 viewed at http://www.tristateobits.com,, Obituary: Charlotte E. Sykes née Carr. Hereinafter cited as tristateobits.com.
  4. [S6892] George Carr household, Apr 23, 1940 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, George Town Ridge, Miller, Dearborn, Indiana; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 15-24; Family 116, Ancestry.com Roll: T627_1035.
  5. [S4780] Diane and Harper, Lois Fox, compiler, Cemeteries of the Northeast Section of Dearborn County, Indiana (1935 Sampson Drive, Apollo, PA 15613: Closson Press, March 1993), Gibson Cemetery page 168 - Charlotte Sykes. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries NE Dearborn County.
  6. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Eugene Sykes
    Grave marker transcription:
    Sykes
    Eugene      1920 - 1982
    Charlotte      1922 - 2011.
  7. [S4773] Lois Harper, Spreadsheet, July 2013, unknown location. Sykes, Charlotte (Carr).
  8. [S6868] Sykes, Charlotte E., Harrison Press, Harrison, OH, Nov 30, 2011 viewed at Lawrenceburg Public Library,. Hereinafter cited as Harrison Press.
  9. [S4994] Eugene Sykes, Journal Press, Aurora, IN, 4 Jan 1983 viewed at Lawrenceburg Public Library,, No on-line version of this obituary is currently available (2018). Hereinafter cited as Journal Press.
  10. [S8484] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Mar 14, 1998, Page 20, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Lois Sykes née Rechenbach. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.

Orpha Romilda Elliott1

F, #29610, b. 30 August 1918, d. 3 August 2012
Father*Harry Elliott1
Mother*Mayme Williamson1
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Orpha was born on 30 August 1918 in Lawrenceburg, Lawrenceburg Twp., Dearborn County, Indiana, USA.2,1 Orpha married Carl Stanley Sykes on 7 June 1943.3,1,4,5
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Phyllis Sykes, Tim Fleet, Mary Lou Fiedelman, David Fiedelman, Sharon E Schaible, Bill Schaible, Marci Sykes and B J Sykes. Predeceased: Carl S Sykes, Bob Sykes, Lora Sykes, Harry Elliott and Mayme Elliott.6 She died on 3 August 2012 at age 93.2,1 Orpha Romilda Elliott was buried on 8 August 2012 in Gibson Cemetery, Bright, Miller Twp., Dearborn County, Indiana, USA.2,7,6
     In the obituary of Lois Rechenbach who died 12 March 1998, her daughter-in-law, Orpha Sykes was listed as a survivor.8
     In the obituary of Carl Stanley Sykes who died 16 October 2000, Carl's wife, Orpha Sykes was listed as a survivor.5
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared in her memorial page on the web site of Brater-Winter Funeral Home published in Harrison, Ohio, circa 4 August 2012 .1

Family

Carl Stanley Sykes b. 4 May 1918, d. 16 Oct 2000
Marriage*Orpha married Carl Stanley Sykes on 7 June 1943.3,1,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S4768] Obituary of Orpha Romilda Sykes, Brater Funeral Home, Harrison, IN, Aug 2012 viewed at http://www.braterfuneralhome.com/,, Obituary: Orpha Romilda Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Brater Funeral Home.
  2. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Orpha R Sykes
    Grave marker transcription:
    Sykes
    Carl S     1918 - 2000
    Orpha R     1918 - 2012.
  3. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Carl S Sykes
    Transcription Memorial Plaque:
    Carl S Sykes      PFC US Army      World War II      May 4, 1918 - Oct 16, 2000
    Transcription Grave Marker:
    Sykes
    Carl S      1918 - 2000
    Orpha R      1918 - 2012.
  4. [S4773] Lois Harper, Spreadsheet, July 2013, unknown location. Sykes, Carl.
  5. [S6867] Carl Sykes, Dearborn County Register, Dearborn County, Oct 19, 2000 viewed at Lawrenceburg Public Library,. Hereinafter cited as Dearborn County Register.
  6. [S6855] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Aug 5, 2012 viewed at www.legacy.com,, Obituary: Orpha R. Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.
  7. [S4773] Lois Harper, Spreadsheet, Sykes, Orpha (Elliott).
  8. [S8484] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Mar 14, 1998, Page 20, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Lois Sykes née Rechenbach. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.
  9. [S4708] Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder , Lawrenceburg Public Library, Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder search page; cited as "Lawrenceburg Obituary Finder., Orpha R Sykes.
  10. [S4773] Lois Harper, Spreadsheet, Sykes, Robert E.

Robert Earl Sykes Sr1,2,3,4

M, #29611, b. 6 June 1947, d. 28 May 1977
Father*Carl Stanley Sykes5,6,2,3 b. 4 May 1918, d. 16 Oct 2000
Mother*Orpha Romilda Elliott5,6,3 b. 30 Aug 1918, d. 3 Aug 2012
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited6 May 2018
     Robert was born on 6 June 1947.2,3 Robert married Lora J Clark on 15 April 1967 in Dearborn County, Indiana, USA, license issued in Dearborn County so I assume they wed in the same county.7,8,6,2,9 He died on 28 May 1977 in Beverly Hills Supper Club, Southgate, Campbell County, Kentucky, USA, at age 29 Bob and his wife, Lora were among the 165 victims of the Beverly Hills Supper Club fire. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beverly_Hills_Supper_Club_fire for details about the fire, which was the 3rd deadliest fire in US history.8,1,2,10 Robert Earl Sykes Sr was buried on 1 June 1977 in Gibson Cemetery, Bright, Miller Twp., Dearborn County, Indiana, USA.1,3,4
     He also went by the name of Bob.5,6
     In the obituary of Earl Blasdel Sykes who died 3 December 1986, his grandson, Robert Sykes was listed as predeceased.11
     In the obituary of Lois Rechenbach who died 12 March 1998, her grandson, Robert Sykes was listed as predeceased.12
     In the obituary of Orpha Romilda Elliott who died 3 August 2012, Orpha's son, Bob Sykes was listed as predeceased.13

Family

Lora Jane Clark b. 24 Jan 1948, d. 28 May 1977
Marriage*Robert married Lora J Clark on 15 April 1967 in Dearborn County, Indiana, license issued in Dearborn County so I assume they wed in the same county.7,8,6,2,9 
Children

Citations

  1. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Robert E Sykes
    Grave marker transcription:
    Sykes
    Robert E     1947 - 1977
    Lora Clark     1948 - 1977.
  2. [S4748] "Much of her data results from extensive documentation and publication of Dearborn County, Indiana cemeteries, so I consider that data relatively reliable", Lois' genealogy by Lois Lee Harper on ancestry.com , cited as "Lois' genealogy:, Robert Earl Sykes, Sr.
  3. [S4773] Lois Harper, Spreadsheet, July 2013, unknown location. Sykes, Robert E.
  4. [S4780] Diane and Harper, Lois Fox, compiler, Cemeteries of the Northeast Section of Dearborn County, Indiana (1935 Sampson Drive, Apollo, PA 15613: Closson Press, March 1993), Gibson Cemetery page 169 - Robert E Sykes. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries NE Dearborn County.
  5. [S4708] Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder , Lawrenceburg Public Library, Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder search page; cited as "Lawrenceburg Obituary Finder., Orpha R Sykes.
  6. [S4768] Obituary of Orpha Romilda Sykes, Brater Funeral Home, Harrison, IN, Aug 2012 viewed at http://www.braterfuneralhome.com/,, Obituary: Orpha Romilda Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Brater Funeral Home.
  7. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Lora Sykes née Clark
    Grave marker transcription:
    Sykes
    Robert E      1947 - 1977
    Lora Clark      1948 - 1977.
  8. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Bob Sykes.
  9. [S6986] Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013, online Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013, Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013. Hereinafter cited as Indiana Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013.
  10. [S4821] Beverly Hills Supper Club fire, online http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beverly_Hills_Supper_Club_fire, The Beverly Hills Supper Club fire in Southgate, Kentucky, is the third deadliest nightclub fire in U.S. history. It occurred on the night of May 28, 1977, during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. A total of 165 persons died and over 200 were injured as a result of the blaze. It was the deadliest fire in the United States since 1944, when 168 people were killed in the Hartford circus fire in Hartford, Connecticut.. Hereinafter cited as Beverly Hills Supper Club fire.
  11. [S8485] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Dec 4, 1986, Page 75, column 9 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Earl B. Sykes. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.
  12. [S8484] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Mar 14, 1998, Page 20, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Lois Sykes née Rechenbach. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.
  13. [S6855] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Aug 5, 2012 viewed at www.legacy.com,, Obituary: Orpha R. Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.

Phyllis J Sykes1

F, #29612
Father*Carl Stanley Sykes2,3 b. 4 May 1918, d. 16 Oct 2000
Mother*Orpha Romilda Elliott2,3 b. 30 Aug 1918, d. 3 Aug 2012
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited6 May 2018
     Phyllis married Tim Fleet.3
     In the obituary of Earl Blasdel Sykes who died 3 December 1986, his granddaughter, Phyllis Tonne was listed as a survivor.4
     In the obituary of Lois Rechenbach who died 12 March 1998, her granddaughter, Phyllis Tonne was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Carl Stanley Sykes who died 16 October 2000, Carl's daughter, Phyllis Sykes Tonne was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of Orpha Romilda Elliott who died 3 August 2012, Orpha's daughter, Phyllis Sykes was listed as a survivor.7

Family

Tim Fleet

Citations

  1. [S6986] Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013, online Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013, Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013. Hereinafter cited as Indiana Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013.
  2. [S4708] Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder , Lawrenceburg Public Library, Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder search page; cited as "Lawrenceburg Obituary Finder., Orpha R Sykes.
  3. [S4768] Obituary of Orpha Romilda Sykes, Brater Funeral Home, Harrison, IN, Aug 2012 viewed at http://www.braterfuneralhome.com/,, Obituary: Orpha Romilda Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Brater Funeral Home.
  4. [S8485] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Dec 4, 1986, Page 75, column 9 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Earl B. Sykes. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.
  5. [S8484] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Mar 14, 1998, Page 20, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Lois Sykes née Rechenbach. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.
  6. [S6867] Carl Sykes, Dearborn County Register, Dearborn County, Oct 19, 2000 viewed at Lawrenceburg Public Library,. Hereinafter cited as Dearborn County Register.
  7. [S6855] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Aug 5, 2012 viewed at www.legacy.com,, Obituary: Orpha R. Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.

Mary Lou Sykes1,2

F, #29614
Father*Carl Stanley Sykes1,2 b. 4 May 1918, d. 16 Oct 2000
Mother*Orpha Romilda Elliott1,2 b. 30 Aug 1918, d. 3 Aug 2012
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited1 Jul 2013
     Mary married David Fiedelman.1,2
     In the obituary of Earl Blasdel Sykes who died 3 December 1986, his granddaughter, Mary Lou Fiedelman was listed as a survivor.3
     In the obituary of Lois Rechenbach who died 12 March 1998, her granddaughter, Mary Lou Fiedelman was listed as a survivor.4
     In the obituary of Carl Stanley Sykes who died 16 October 2000, Carl's daughter, Mary Lou Fiedelman was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Orpha Romilda Elliott who died 3 August 2012, Orpha's daughter, Mary Lou Fiedelman was listed as a survivor.6

Citations

  1. [S4708] Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder , Lawrenceburg Public Library, Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder search page; cited as "Lawrenceburg Obituary Finder., Orpha R Sykes.
  2. [S4768] Obituary of Orpha Romilda Sykes, Brater Funeral Home, Harrison, IN, Aug 2012 viewed at http://www.braterfuneralhome.com/,, Obituary: Orpha Romilda Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Brater Funeral Home.
  3. [S8485] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Dec 4, 1986, Page 75, column 9 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Earl B. Sykes. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.
  4. [S8484] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Mar 14, 1998, Page 20, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Lois Sykes née Rechenbach. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.
  5. [S6867] Carl Sykes, Dearborn County Register, Dearborn County, Oct 19, 2000 viewed at Lawrenceburg Public Library,. Hereinafter cited as Dearborn County Register.
  6. [S6855] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Aug 5, 2012 viewed at www.legacy.com,, Obituary: Orpha R. Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.

David Fiedelman1,2

M, #29615
Last Edited1 Jul 2013
     David married Mary Lou Sykes.1,2
     In the obituary of Orpha Romilda Elliott who died 3 August 2012, Orpha's son-in-law, David Fiedelman was listed as a survivor.3

Citations

  1. [S4708] Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder , Lawrenceburg Public Library, Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder search page; cited as "Lawrenceburg Obituary Finder., Orpha R Sykes.
  2. [S4768] Obituary of Orpha Romilda Sykes, Brater Funeral Home, Harrison, IN, Aug 2012 viewed at http://www.braterfuneralhome.com/,, Obituary: Orpha Romilda Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Brater Funeral Home.
  3. [S6855] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Aug 5, 2012 viewed at www.legacy.com,, Obituary: Orpha R. Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.

Sharon E Sykes1

F, #29616
Father*Carl Stanley Sykes2,3 b. 4 May 1918, d. 16 Oct 2000
Mother*Orpha Romilda Elliott2,3 b. 30 Aug 1918, d. 3 Aug 2012
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited6 May 2018
     Sharon married William D Schaible on 29 September 1984 in Dearborn County, Indiana, USA, license issued in Dearborn County so I assume they wed in the same county.2,3,1
     In the obituary of Earl Blasdel Sykes who died 3 December 1986, his granddaughter, Sharon Schaible was listed as a survivor.4
     In the obituary of Lois Rechenbach who died 12 March 1998, her granddaughter, Sharon Schaible was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Carl Stanley Sykes who died 16 October 2000, Carl's daughter, Sharon E Schaible was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of Orpha Romilda Elliott who died 3 August 2012, Orpha's daughter, Sharon E Schaible was listed as a survivor.7

Citations

  1. [S6986] Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013, online Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013, Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013. Hereinafter cited as Indiana Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013.
  2. [S4708] Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder , Lawrenceburg Public Library, Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder search page; cited as "Lawrenceburg Obituary Finder., Orpha R Sykes.
  3. [S4768] Obituary of Orpha Romilda Sykes, Brater Funeral Home, Harrison, IN, Aug 2012 viewed at http://www.braterfuneralhome.com/,, Obituary: Orpha Romilda Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Brater Funeral Home.
  4. [S8485] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Dec 4, 1986, Page 75, column 9 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Earl B. Sykes. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.
  5. [S8484] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Mar 14, 1998, Page 20, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Lois Sykes née Rechenbach. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.
  6. [S6867] Carl Sykes, Dearborn County Register, Dearborn County, Oct 19, 2000 viewed at Lawrenceburg Public Library,. Hereinafter cited as Dearborn County Register.
  7. [S6855] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Aug 5, 2012 viewed at www.legacy.com,, Obituary: Orpha R. Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.

William D Schaible1

M, #29617
Last Edited13 Oct 2016
     William married Sharon E Sykes on 29 September 1984 in Dearborn County, Indiana, USA, license issued in Dearborn County so I assume they wed in the same county.2,3,1
     He also went by the name of Bill Schaible.2,3
     In the obituary of Orpha Romilda Elliott who died 3 August 2012, Orpha's son-in-law, Bill Schaible was listed as a survivor.4

Citations

  1. [S6986] Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013, online Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013, Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013. Hereinafter cited as Indiana Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013.
  2. [S4708] Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder , Lawrenceburg Public Library, Lawrenceburg Public Library District Obituary Finder search page; cited as "Lawrenceburg Obituary Finder., Orpha R Sykes.
  3. [S4768] Obituary of Orpha Romilda Sykes, Brater Funeral Home, Harrison, IN, Aug 2012 viewed at http://www.braterfuneralhome.com/,, Obituary: Orpha Romilda Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Brater Funeral Home.
  4. [S6855] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Aug 5, 2012 viewed at www.legacy.com,, Obituary: Orpha R. Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.

Lora Jane Clark1,2

F, #29618, b. 24 January 1948, d. 28 May 1977
Father*Elmer William Clark2,3 b. 18 Jun 1914, d. 18 May 1971
Mother*Lois Isabelle Jackson2,3 b. 5 Mar 1916, d. 15 Oct 1977
Last Edited13 Oct 2016
     Lora was born on 24 January 1948.4,2 Lora married Robert E Sykes on 15 April 1967 in Dearborn County, Indiana, USA, license issued in Dearborn County so I assume they wed in the same county.4,5,1,6,7 She died on 28 May 1977 in Beverly Hills Supper Club, Southgate, Campbell County, Kentucky, USA, at age 29 died among the 165 fatalities in the Beverly Hills Supper Club fire.4,2,3,8 Lora Jane Clark was buried on 1 June 1977 in Gibson Cemetery, Bright, Miller Twp., Dearborn County, Indiana, USA.4,3,9
     In the obituary of Orpha Romilda Elliott who died 3 August 2012, Orpha's daughter-in-law, Lora Sykes was listed as predeceased.10

Family

Robert Earl Sykes Sr b. 6 Jun 1947, d. 28 May 1977
Children

Citations

  1. [S4768] Obituary of Orpha Romilda Sykes, Brater Funeral Home, Harrison, IN, Aug 2012 viewed at http://www.braterfuneralhome.com/,, Obituary: Orpha Romilda Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Brater Funeral Home.
  2. [S4748] "Much of her data results from extensive documentation and publication of Dearborn County, Indiana cemeteries, so I consider that data relatively reliable", Lois' genealogy by Lois Lee Harper on ancestry.com , cited as "Lois' genealogy:, Lora Jane Clark.
  3. [S4773] Lois Harper, Spreadsheet, July 2013, unknown location. Sykes, Lora (Clark).
  4. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Lora Sykes née Clark
    Grave marker transcription:
    Sykes
    Robert E      1947 - 1977
    Lora Clark      1948 - 1977.
  5. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Bob Sykes.
  6. [S4748] "Lois' genealogy", online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/14884261: Robert Earl Sykes, Sr.
  7. [S6986] Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013, online Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013, Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013. Hereinafter cited as Indiana Genealogy Database: Marriages: 1958-2013.
  8. [S4821] Beverly Hills Supper Club fire, online http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beverly_Hills_Supper_Club_fire, The Beverly Hills Supper Club fire in Southgate, Kentucky, is the third deadliest nightclub fire in U.S. history. It occurred on the night of May 28, 1977, during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. A total of 165 persons died and over 200 were injured as a result of the blaze. It was the deadliest fire in the United States since 1944, when 168 people were killed in the Hartford circus fire in Hartford, Connecticut.. Hereinafter cited as Beverly Hills Supper Club fire.
  9. [S4780] Diane and Harper, Lois Fox, compiler, Cemeteries of the Northeast Section of Dearborn County, Indiana (1935 Sampson Drive, Apollo, PA 15613: Closson Press, March 1993), Gibson Cemetery page 168 - Lora Clark Sykes. Hereinafter cited as Cemeteries NE Dearborn County.
  10. [S6855] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Aug 5, 2012 viewed at www.legacy.com,, Obituary: Orpha R. Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.

Tim Fleet1

M, #29619
Last Edited1 Jul 2013
     Tim married Phyllis J Sykes.1
     In the obituary of Orpha Romilda Elliott who died 3 August 2012, the husband or the partner of Orpha's daughter, Tim Fleet was listed as a survivor.2

Citations

  1. [S4768] Obituary of Orpha Romilda Sykes, Brater Funeral Home, Harrison, IN, Aug 2012 viewed at http://www.braterfuneralhome.com/,, Obituary: Orpha Romilda Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Brater Funeral Home.
  2. [S6855] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Aug 5, 2012 viewed at www.legacy.com,, Obituary: Orpha R. Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.

Marci Sykes1

F, #29620
Father*Robert Earl Sykes Sr1 b. 6 Jun 1947, d. 28 May 1977
Mother*Lora Jane Clark1 b. 24 Jan 1948, d. 28 May 1977
Relationship4th cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited26 Apr 2017
     In the obituary of Orpha Romilda Elliott who died 3 August 2012, Orpha's granddaughter, raised as her daughter, Marci Sykes was listed as a survivor.2

Citations

  1. [S4768] Obituary of Orpha Romilda Sykes, Brater Funeral Home, Harrison, IN, Aug 2012 viewed at http://www.braterfuneralhome.com/,, Obituary: Orpha Romilda Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Brater Funeral Home.
  2. [S6855] Sykes, The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH, Aug 5, 2012 viewed at www.legacy.com,, Obituary: Orpha R. Sykes née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Cincinnati Enquirer.