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Beryl Lois Knost
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Birth: Aug. 9, 1913
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 1937
Pittsburg
Crawford County
Kansas, USA

Beryl Knost was a teacher and college graduate. She was killed at the age of 23 in an auto-train accident on New Year's Day, 1937, along with her companion Robert Edward Kelly.

"TWO FATALLY INJURED AS AUTO HITS TRAIN By The Associated Press. PITTSBURG, Kas., Jan. 1.óMiss Beryl Knost, 23, and Robert Kelly were fatally injured today when a motor car driven by Kelly crashed into a Frisco motor train at a crossing in the south part of Pittsburg. They were the only occupants of the car. Miss Knost died en route to a hospital and Kelly five hours later." (From the Sedalia [MO] Democrat, Jan. 1, 1937)
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Owen Knost (1883 - 1924)
  Lula Annis Noel Knost (1884 - 1964)
 
 Siblings:
  Elma M. Knost Doubly (1907 - 1995)*
  Gerald Eugene Knost (1910 - 1988)*
  Beryl Lois Knost (1913 - 1937)
  John Owen Knost (1918 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Highland Park Cemetery
Pittsburg
Crawford County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section 7, Row 19
 
Created by: sjcyoung
Record added: May 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90300956
Beryl Lois Knost
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Beryl Lois Knost
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