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Seward Bristow
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Birth: Apr. 21, 1898
Clinton County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1986
Tipton
Tipton County
Indiana, USA



++Seward Bristow married Mamie Hawkins on November 18, 1916 in Tipton, IN. They were the parents of five children. Mamie died in 1951 in Lafayette, IN. She is buried in Bunnell Cemetery in Frankfort, IN. Seward later married Rosa (Pearson) Jackson on December 3, 1960 in Tipton, IN.++
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Seward Bristow, 88, 232 Washington St., died Thursday, Sept. 11, 1986, in Tipton County Memorial Hospital.

He was born April 21, 1898, near Scircleville, a son of Noah and Sarah (Shockley) Bristow.

In November 1916 he married Mamie Inez Hawkins, who died in June 1951. In December 1960 he married Rosa A. Jackson, who died June 23, 1986.

Bristow had lived in McClain County, IL, Lafayette and Tipton. He was retired from the Nickle Plate Railroad where he had worked 49 years. He was a member of West Street Christian Church, Masonic Lodge, Scottish Rite of Indianapolis and American Legion at Tipton. He was a veteran of World War I.

Surviving are two sons; Ralph O. Bristow of Jacksonville, FL., and Harold D. Bristow of Anderson; two daughters, Norma Graham of Elwood and Anita J. Thomas of Monticello; two stepsons; Jack Jackson of Clarks Hill, S.C., and Tod Jackson of New York City; a stepdaughter, Mary Dickover of Atlanta; 15 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; seven step-grandchildren; and 15 step-great-grandchildren. A son and eight brothers and sisters preceded him in death.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday in Leatherman Morris Funeral Home here. The Rev. Richard Hall will officiate. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery at Frankfort. Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the mortuary.

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U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010

Name: Seward Bristow
Birth Date: 21 Apr 1898
Death Date: 11 Sep 1986
SSN:
Branch 1: ARMY
Enlistment Date 1: 1 Oct 1918
Release Date 1: 19 Dec 1918

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Noah Lincoln Bristow (1863 - ____)
  Sarah E. Shockley Bristow (1864 - 1935)
 
 Spouses:
  Mamie Inez Hawkins Bristow (1898 - 1951)
  Rosanna Pearson Jackson (1897 - 1986)
 
 Children:
  Ralph O. Bristow (1917 - 1988)*
  Harold D. Bristow (1919 - 1993)*
  Anita J. Bristow Thomas (1928 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ethel Bristow McAlister Critchfield (1881 - 1968)*
  Iva Bristow McAlister (1884 - 1959)*
  Mary Jane Bristow Woods (1887 - 1950)*
  John Bristow (1889 - 1977)*
  Daniel Bristow (1889 - 1970)*
  Rufus Bristow (1891 - 1891)*
  Lusetta Bristow Evans (1893 - 1969)*
  Gladys C. Bristow Bogan (1895 - 1971)*
  Seward Bristow (1898 - 1986)
  Gretchen Bristow (1902 - 1902)*
  Grafton Bristow (1902 - 1902)*
  Azorah T. Bristow Daniels (1904 - 1974)*
  Baby Girl Bristow (1906 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
SEWARD
1898 - 1986

 
Note: Thank you to my distant cousin & friend, Marilyn VanBerg, for providing the two photos.
 
Burial:
Bunnell Cemetery
Frankfort
Clinton County
Indiana, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Judy
Record added: Sep 05, 2008
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Seward Bristow
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