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Carroll Everard "Deke" Houlgate, Sr
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Birth: May 8, 1905
Peru
Nemaha County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 1959
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Death Notice of Deke Houlgate
Pasadena Independent
August 1, 1959
Page 9
Deke Houlgate Dead at 54

Carroll E. "Deke" Houlgate 54, well known sports publicist and football statistician died yesterday in Los Angeles after a lengthly illness.

Houlgate was the publisher of a series of books relating to sports an was widely known for his syndicated football rating system. His system rated teams according to the strength of the opposition rather than games won.

The Daily Review
August 1, 1959
Page 15
Grid Statistician Houlgate Dies

LOS ANGELES (UPI) - Carroll E. "Deke" Houlgate, 54, well-known sports publicist and football statistician, died yesterday at the Wadsworth Veterans Administration Hospital after a lengthy illness.

Houlgate was the publisher of a series of books relating to sports and was widely know for his syndicated football rating system. His system rated teams according to the strength of their opposition rather than games won. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Everard Houlgate (1865 - 1948)
  Gertrude Lydia Herbert Houlgate (1875 - 1955)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorothy Penry Houlgate (1908 - 1959)
 
 Siblings:
  Emma Louise Houlgate (1903 - 1966)*
  Carroll Everard Houlgate (1905 - 1959)
  Herbert Paul Houlgate (1908 - 1913)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Inglewood Park Cemetery
Inglewood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Grave #3, Division B, Lot 184, Cypress Plot
 
Created by: Jane Rudesill Ducklow
Record added: Feb 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105821207
Carroll Everard Deke Houlgate, Sr
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Carroll Everard Deke Houlgate, Sr
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Carroll Everard Deke Houlgate, Sr
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