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Sylvester Earl "Pop" Eakin
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Birth: Dec. 19, 1895
Jay County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 1951
Clackamas
Clackamas County
Oregon, USA

*Sylvester married Evangeline "Eva" Thornton in 1914 in Wasco County, Oregon.

They had four Children:

James Sylvester Eakin
(1916 - 1973)
Flora Maude Eakin Dunlap
(1917 - 1941)
Ivan Cecil Eakin
(1920 - 1965)
Velma Mae Eakin Newton Schield
(1922 - 1960)

Sylvester died at home of a massive Heart Attack.

*Sylvester and his Wife Evangeline also raised a Niece named Gladys M. Eakin. Gladys died in 1992 in Spokane Washington.

Gladys M. Eakin Lewis


*NOTE: I believe that there is a discrepancy on Sylvester's Headstone. All of his records state that he was born in 1895, including documents in his own handwriting. Therefore, I believe that his Headstone is mismarked, although I realize that this is rare.
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Robert Clark Eakin (1862 - 1932)
  Flora Bell Goodwith Eakin (1872 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Evangeline Thornton Eakin (1896 - 1972)
 
 Children:
  James Sylvester Eakin (1916 - 1973)*
  Flora Maude Eakin Dunlap (1917 - 1941)*
  Ivan Cecil Eakin (1920 - 1965)*
  Velma Mae Eakin Newton Schield (1922 - 1960)*
 
 Siblings:
  Clyde Blind Eakin (1883 - 1927)*
  Walter Lloyd Eakin (1893 - 1917)*
  Sylvester Earl Eakin (1895 - 1951)
  Robert Crawford Eakin (1898 - 1937)*
  Andrew Clark Eakin (1904 - 1969)*
  Melvin Sylvester Eakin (1907 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Father
S. Earl Eakin
1893-1951
 
Note: Headstone is in good condition.
 
Burial:
Rose City Cemetery
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Plot: 2W1/2, Lot 48, Section O
 
Created by: Rebecca Dunlap
Record added: Jul 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94483215
Sylvester Earl Pop Eakin
Added by: Rebecca Dunlap
 
Sylvester Earl Pop Eakin
Added by: Rebecca Dunlap
 
Sylvester Earl Pop Eakin
Added by: Rebecca Dunlap
 
 
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- Rebecca Dunlap
 Added: Oct. 21, 2012
 
 
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