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Nannie Elizabeth Abel Askren
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Birth: Sep. 21, 1880
Jackson County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jun. 23, 1953
Manhattan
Riley County
Kansas, USA

--The Manhattan Mercury, June 23, 1953

Mrs. Edward L. Askren, 68, a long-time resident of Manhattan died at St. Mary Hospital at 2:25 p.m. Born September 21, 1880 in Jackson County, she came to Manhattan in 1902. She was active in the Presbyterian church and in a number of women's organizations. Her home was 1005 Poyntz. She had been hospitalized since June 16. Mrs. Askren, whose maiden name was Nannie Elizabeth, leaves her widower, Dr. Edward L. Askren Sr., Manhattan optometrist; a son, Dr. Edward LeRoy Askren, Jr., Atlanta, Ga., a daughter, Mrs. Cynthia Askren Brown, Lake Charles, La., three grandchildren and a sister, Mrs. Charles Chamerberlain, Salt Lake City, Utah. Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Courser Funeral Home. 
 
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 Parents:
  Archibald Dick Abel (1844 - 1905)
  Cynthia Hereford McComas Abel (1842 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Edward Leroy Askren (1879 - 1956)*
 
 Siblings:
  Louarie M Abel Bidwell (1868 - 1938)*
  David S. Abel (1870 - 1872)*
  Eleanor Abel Elliott (1871 - 1920)*
  Thomas Jefferson Abel (1872 - 1922)*
  Leroy Sanders Abel (1875 - 1946)*
  Mildred Ann Abel Day (1878 - 1919)*
  Nannie Elizabeth Abel Askren (1880 - 1953)
  Jessie Irene Abel Chamberlin (1881 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunset Cemetery
Manhattan
Riley County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 13-A-5
 
Created by: Roger
Record added: Apr 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36473762
Nannie Elizabeth <i>Abel</i> Askren
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Nannie Elizabeth <i>Abel</i> Askren
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- Donna (Endorf) Londeen
 Added: Jul. 1, 2011

- Donna (Endorf) Londeen
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