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Leslie Raymond Gilpin
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Birth: Apr. 17, 1895
Avoca
Pottawatomie County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jul. 21, 1989
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA

Uncle Leslie was born the second of seven children to Edward Joseph Gilpin and Mary Lillian Courtney when Oklahoma was still Indian Territory. He was the h/o Lula Vandaveer and the father of two children, Leslie Jr., also buried in this cemetery and Helen Ruth.
In his youth he lived in Asher, OK. In his teens he and his brothers played baseball with a team that traveled all around Oklahoma. Their sister, Mae, told me they were all three pretty good at it.
He served in the Army in France during WW1.

Uncle Leslie was a railroad man most of his life. He was a wonderful, kind, gentle man. 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Joseph Gilpin (1869 - 1943)
  Mary Lillian Courtney Gilpin (1868 - 1959)
 
 Children:
  Leslie Raymond Gilpin (1918 - 1919)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mae M. Gilpin Bryson (1893 - 1987)*
  Leslie Raymond Gilpin (1895 - 1989)
  Mary Florence Gilpin Thornton (1897 - 1978)*
  Clifford Delwin Gilpin (1899 - 1966)*
  Sarah Abbie Gilpin Britton (1901 - 1984)*
  Lewis Elga Gilpin (1903 - 1971)*
  Doris Ethel Gilpin Gibson (1907 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Shawnee
Pottawatomie County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Barbara Hammons Davis, D...
Record added: Feb 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18101122
Leslie Raymond Gilpin
Added by: Barbara Hammons Davis, Dalt
 
Leslie Raymond Gilpin
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Leslie Raymond Gilpin
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- Broken~♥~Heart
 Added: May. 13, 2011
God bless you, Uncle Leslie. You were a wonderful man.
- Barbara Hammons Davis, Dalt
 Added: Dec. 27, 2008
You were a wonderful, loving man. God bless you.
- Barbara Hammons Davis, Dalt
 Added: Oct. 21, 2008
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