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Maude Gertrude McWherter Birckett
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Birth: Oct. 17, 1893
Derry
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 1982
Cordell
Washita County
Oklahoma, USA

Maude Gertrude Brickett died at Tulsa,Ok June 13,1982. She and Clarence O. Birckett were married in Guthrie,Ok. in March 1910. They moved in 1923 to Cordell,opening a furniture and funeral home. Mrs. Birckett belonged to United MethodistChurch,Eastern Star(50 years),Yam-Pa-ri-Ka study group and the Cordell Historical Society. She was also active in community and civic affairs.Maude and Mr. Birckett own several propertiesin the area. As well as a farm at Burns Flat In the early 1970's an oil well was drilled at the farm 2 miles south of Burn Flats. It was know as the Lone Star Producing No 1 Maude G. Brickett it was the world's deepest well at that time--31,441 feet deep. After that a Russain well went deeper. However at Mrs Birkett's death it was still the Second deepest hole,although two wells near Elk City that are being drilled expect to go over 33,000feet. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas F McWherter (1858 - 1939)
  Clara Elizabeth Gess McWherter (1871 - 1957)
 
 Spouse:
  Clarence O. Birckett (1891 - 1957)
 
 Children:
  Mildred Elsie Birckett Johnson (1912 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Minnie McWherter Moore (1885 - 1923)**
  Pearl McWherter Freeman (1890 - 1980)*
  Lillian Grace McWherter Stone (1892 - 1961)*
  Maude Gertrude McWherter Birckett (1893 - 1982)
  Thomas Forbes McWherter (1897 - 1992)*
  James Wakefeild McWherter (1900 - 1992)*
  Kenneth L McWherter (1910 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Lawnview Cemetery
Cordell
Washita County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Maintained by: Darlene Zollars
Originally Created by: Phillip H. Pitzer
Record added: Dec 12, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12665176
Maude Gertrude <i>McWherter</i> Birckett
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Maude Gertrude <i>McWherter</i> Birckett
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Maude Gertrude <i>McWherter</i> Birckett
Added by: Rita Collvins Mayfield
 
 
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Blessing to you and Love
- Darlene Zollars
 Added: Aug. 8, 2010
Your Brother JAmes McWherter is my Grandfather MAy you rest in Love and Peace
- Darlene Zollars
 Added: Jun. 14, 2010
 
 
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