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Herman Skelton

Herman Skelton

Male 1888 - 1941  (53 years)Deceased

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  • Name Herman Skelton  [1
    Born 6 Aug 1888  Ashton,Osceola,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Casket trimmer in the Casket Factory 
    Obituary Sep 1941 
    • Obituary of Herman Skelton:
      Constantine - Herman Skelton, 53, a resident of Constantine almost his entire life, died at his home at 7:30 Wednesday evening. He had been ill since January. Mr. Skelton was born in Ashton. Aug. 13, 1888, the son of John and Dora Skelton. He was married in Three Rivers in March, 1923 to Miss Sadie Thorn. He is survived by his widow, and eight children, all living at home. They are: Frances, Billie, Herman, Jr.,  and Robert; and three sons by a former marriage, Russell, Elwood, and Caryl; and his mother, Mrs. Dora Blood, Constantine, and two sisters, Mrs. Varney Simons, Three Rivers and Mrs. Don Parker, Coldwater. Funeral services will be held at 4 Saturday afternoon in the Geisler funeral chapel here, with burial in the Constantine cemetery.
    Died 3 Sep 1941  Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: Purfura hemurrliagica 
    Buried 6 Sep 1941  Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Notes 
    • (Medical):He had Glamerular nephritus for 1 yr and Purfura hemurrliagica for 5 years. He was ill from Jan 1941 until his death.
    Person ID I46  Rgstrong Family genes. | Descendants of Samuel Halladay, 1680-1741, Descendants of Ebenezer Pratt, I7152 and Noah Halladay, I8837, Descendants of Ebenezer Pratt, 1763-1805, Descendants of John Skelton, 1793-1877, Descendants of William Steare, -1720, Descendants of Roger Stevens II, 1730-1808
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2012 

    Father AncestorsJohn Sylvester Skelton,   b. 3 Nov 1860, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1924, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother AncestorsLadora Elizabeth "Dora" Snider,   b. 24 Oct 1872, Lincoln Township,Osceola,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1956, Three Rivers,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1887  Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 (Divorced) AncestorsWinifred Halladay,   b. 6 Aug 1892, Ashton,Osceola,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1983, Portage,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married Sep 1909  Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced 1923  ,,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Status 1923 
    Divorced 
    Children 
    +1. Russell Vernon Skelton,   b. 4 Jun 1910, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1993, Portage,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [natural]
    +2. Max Elwood "Bub" Skelton,   b. 27 Mar 1913, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1994, Portage,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
    +3. Joseph Caryl Skelton,   b. 1 Mar 1918, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 2002, Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2012 
    Family ID F8  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 AncestorsSadie Thorne,   b. 5 Sep 1895, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1986, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married Mar 1923  Three Rivers,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    Married1. Frances Skelton,   b. 4 May 1924, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 2012, Three Rivers,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [natural]
    +2. Eleanor Louise Skelton
    +3. Lillian Skelton,   b. 20 Oct 1927, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 2007  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
    +4. Thomas Arthur Skelton, Sr.,   b. 11 Mar 1929, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1998, Three Rivers,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [natural]
    Married5. Elizabeth Skelton
    +6. William Skelton,   b. 4 Oct 1932, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 2018, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [natural]
    Married7. Herman Skelton, Jr.,   b. 23 Jan 1935, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 2019, Three Rivers,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
     8. Robert Skelton
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2007 
    Family ID F9  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Aug 1888 - Ashton,Osceola,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Casket trimmer in the Casket Factory - - Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Sep 1909 - Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Russell Vernon Skelton - 4 Jun 1910 - Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Max Elwood "Bub" Skelton - 27 Mar 1913 - Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Joseph Caryl Skelton - 1 Mar 1918 - Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - 1923 - ,,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Mar 1923 - Three Rivers,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Frances Skelton - 4 May 1924 - Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Lillian Skelton - 20 Oct 1927 - Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Thomas Arthur Skelton, Sr. - 11 Mar 1929 - Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - William Skelton - 4 Oct 1932 - Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Herman Skelton, Jr. - 23 Jan 1935 - Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Purfura hemurrliagica - 3 Sep 1941 - Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 6 Sep 1941 - Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Herman Skelton
    Herman Skelton
    Young Herman Skelton

    Headstones
    SKELTON, Herman and Sadie nee THORNE
    SKELTON, Herman and Sadie nee THORNE
    SKELTON, Mother, Sadie, 1895-1986. Father, Herman, 1888-1941

  • Sources 
    1. [S460] Certificate of Death, Michigan Department of Health, Bureau of Records and Statistics, (Michigan), Certificate of Death for Herman Skelton, Local file No. 27, 6 Sep 1941 (Reliability: 3), 18 Jun 2007.