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Harry Sylvester Botkin
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1889
Ada
Hardin County
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 24, 1955
Matherville
Mercer County
Illinois, USA

Married Matilda Lilliman Hanser on 20 August 1927 in Detroit, Michigan.

Obituary "HARRY S. BOTKIN, 67 MATHERVILLE OFFICIAL, DIES. Harry S. Botkin, 67, village clerk and former businessman of Matherville, died on Wednesday morning, Aug. 24, 1955, in an ambulance in route to Mercer County Hospital. He has been ill for about eighteen months. Funeral services were held Saturday at 2.p.m. at the Crummy Funeral home at Viola. Burial was in the Cable cemetery.

Mr. Botkin was born Jan. 4, 1888 in Ada, Ohio. He was a son of Frank and Molly Clabaugh Botkin. He married Matilda Lilliman on Aug. 20, 1927. Mr. Botkin had lived in Matherville for the last 10 years. He operated a resturant in the village until he became ill. He was of Methodist faith. He was a member of the Matherville Boosters club.

Surviving are two sons, Jack and Charles Botkin, Detroit, Mich., and a step-son, Charles E. Hanser, Matherville." 
 
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 Parents:
  James Franklin Botkin (1861 - 1910)
  Mary Etta Clabaugh Botkin (1864 - 1930)
 
 Spouse:
  Matilda Lilliman Botkin (1895 - 1965)
 
 Siblings:
  Harry Sylvester Botkin (1889 - 1955)
  Orien Vance Botkin (1890 - 1952)*
  Charles Sumner Botkin (1892 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cable Community Cemetery
Cable
Mercer County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Ray Botkin
Record added: Jan 30, 2010
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Harry Sylvester Botkin
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Harry Sylvester Botkin
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Harry Sylvester Botkin
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- Rita Botkin Bomher
 Added: Jan. 1, 2011
 
 
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