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John C. Bockius
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Birth: 1862
Death: Jan. 16, 1934
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Married Cora E. Collum in 1886.

Real Estate Officer with the Germantown Trust Company.

Phila. Inquirer, Jan 16, 1934:
Daughter Finds Banker Dead With Clothing On Fire
Running to tell John C. Bockius that she smelled smoke, his daughter found the 72 year old bank official seated in a chair with his clothing in flames. Police carried him to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. Physicians expressed belief that Bockius who was real estate officer with the Germantown Trust Company, had suffered a heart attack, his cigar falling from his mouth and igniting his clothing.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Godfrey Bockius (1819 - 1909)
  Margaret Unruh Bockius (1822 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  Cora E. Collum Bockius (1861 - 1938)
 
 Children:
  Isabella Eloise Bockius Hammond (1887 - 1925)*
  Charles G Bockius (1889 - 1890)*
  Margaret W. Bockius (1893 - 1939)*
 
 Siblings:
  Emma Virginia Bockius Williams (1845 - 1921)*
  Jacob C. Bockius (1848 - 1939)*
  John C. Bockius (1862 - 1934)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Grave includes: Charles G.Bockius, Wm H. Scott Bockius, John Bockius, Isabella E. Hammond, John C. Bockius, Cora E. Bockius, Margaret W. Bockius.
 
Burial:
Ivy Hill Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Lot # 7, Section K
 
Created by: Linda H
Record added: Jun 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37999765
John C. Bockius
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