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Harold John Franklin Elkin
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1868
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1888
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA

Note: there was no individual stone found for Harold in the large Elkin plot, Block 8-14, as shown in the photo.
Died, on Saturday, Jan. 28, 1888, at 3:10 a.m., of consumption, Frank, third son of W. F. and M. L. Elkin, aged 19 years, 5 months. Funeral from the St. Paul's Episcopal church on Monday under the auspices of the Governors Guard. Frank Elkin was a well known and exemplary young man and an honored member of the Governors Guard, I.N.G. He was employed in the store of R. F. Ruth up to the time he was taken sick in September last. The following month he went south in search of health but returned three weeks ago, in a still worse condition than when he went, and continued to decline until death relieved him of his sufferings at the time above stated. The family has the kindly sympathy of the entire community.

IL State Register, Springfield, IL 1-29-1888 
Family links: 
  William F. Elkin (1836 - 1890)
  Maria Louise Harvey Elkin (1839 - 1918)
  Emma Clark Elkin (1861 - 1920)*
  Charles Harvey Elkin (1863 - 1921)*
  Nellie True Elkin (1864 - 1865)*
  Robert Rice Elkin (1865 - 1930)*
  Harold John Franklin Elkin (1868 - 1888)
  Lewis Clover Elkin (1870 - 1944)*
  Clara Belle Elkin (1874 - 1876)*
  William Lawton Elkin (1876 - 1925)*
  Hazel Lorena Elkin Becker (1882 - 1965)*
*Calculated relationship
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 8, 14; no stone
Maintained by: BjJ
Originally Created by: Charles W Brown
Record added: Feb 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24350871
Harold John Franklin Elkin
Added by: BjJ
Harold John Franklin Elkin
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Added by: BjJ
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- Sherry Goolsby, Genealogical Research
 Added: Dec. 3, 2016
Love, Wynn Woolman Beeson
- wynn beeson
 Added: Sep. 24, 2013
with respect
- Goddess
 Added: Sep. 10, 2013
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