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Ernest Celistia Bacon
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1900
Allen County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 1959
Fort Wayne
Allen County
Indiana, USA

Ernest had 8 siblings and 6 half-siblings including Charles Bacon who married Marie Kiel, sister of Anne Kiel, Ernest's wife.

Ernest Bacon married Anna Elizabeth Kiel on Junly 12, 1922 in Hillsdale, MI. Witnesses at their marriage by M.E. (Methodist-Episcopal) Pastor W. W. Whitehouse were Grace H. and Eliza M. Whitehouse.

The 1930 Indiana, Allen County, Adams Township, Fort Wayne, 8th Ward Federal Census (Roll 576; Page 13A; ED 34; Image 80) enumerated 11 April 103 by Florence E. Smitley shows:
Living at 3633 New Haven Avenue
BACON, Earnest C., head, 29, married at age 21, owns house valued at $2000, has radio set, bont Indiana, Salesman, Bakery
BACON, Anna E., wife, 26, married at age 19, born Indiana, parents born Indiana
BACON, Warren C., son, 6, born Indiana
BACON, Iona A., daughter, 4 8/12, born Indiana
BACON, Gerald C., son, 2 10/12, born Indiana
BACON, Charles S., father, 75, married at age 19, born Indiana, parents born Indiana
BACON, Teresa M., mother, 65, married at age 18, born Indiana, father born New York, mother born Ohio

Children of Charles and Anna:
1. Warren C. Bacon (born July 22, 1923 - died November 30, 1948); buried in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in New haven, IN.
2. Iona M. Bacon; married Kenneth R. Brames (born September 14, 1926 - died October 22, 1983); buried St. Rose Roman Catholic Cemetery in Monroeville, IN.
3. Gerald 'Sonny' C. Bacon (born June 8, 1927 - died January 26, 1989); buried St. Louise Roman Catholic Cemetery - Besancon (Allen County), IN. Gerald married Annabelle 'Jean' I. Brames.
4. Loarta L. Bacon; married Eugene L. Lee (born April 27, 1928 - died May 4, 1996); buried I.O.O.F. Cemetery in New Haven, IN.

Ernest's Obituary: Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette (Sunday 19 January 1959 - page 10A)
Ernest C. Bacon, 58, of 3633 New Haven Avenue was dead on arrival at 12:45 p.m. yesterday at Parkview Memorial Hospital.
He was retired since last August from the International Harvester Company because of ill health. He was a member of St. Andrew's Catholic Church.
Surviving are the wife, Anna; one son, Gerald, Fort Wayne; two daughters, Mrs. Iona Brames, Monroeville and Mrs Loarta Lee, Fort Wayne; four brothers, Lafayette of Angola, Charles of New Haven, Cletus of Payne, Ohio, and Joseph, Fort Wayne; three sisters, Mrs. Rose Keplinger, Huntington, Mrs. Cecila Smith of Monroeville.
The body was removed to C. M. Sloan and Son Funeral Home.
Final rites are at 8:30 a.m. at the funeral home and at 9 a.m. at St. Andrew's, the Rev. Eugene Mulligan officiating. Burial will be in the New Haven IOOF Cemetery.

Family links: 
  Anna Elizabeth Kiel Bacon (1903 - 1982)*
  Warren Charles Bacon (1923 - 1948)*
  Iona M. Bacon Brames (1925 - 2014)*
  Gerald 'Sonny' C. Bacon (1927 - 1989)*
*Calculated relationship
IOOF Cemetery
New Haven
Allen County
Indiana, USA
Created by: donald knopf
Record added: Mar 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50352783
Ernest Celistia Bacon
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Ernest Celistia Bacon
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