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Herbert Amos Rock
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Birth: Dec., 1889
Death: Dec. 28, 1914

OBIT: Herbert Rock of Chestnut street died at St Elizabeth hospital shortly after 11 o'clock this morning from typhoid pneumonia. He had been sick two weeks and was taken to the hospital a week ago. He was born in this city about twenty six years ago and was a son of the late Amos Rock. Mr. Rock was a teamster and was an honest and industrious citizen. All his life had been spent in Lafayette and he had many friends. Besides the widow he leaves two children. He is also survived by a mother, Mrs. Emma Rock, six brothers and two sisters. The body was taken to the Evans parlors to be prepared for burial. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Amos Rock (1853 - 1911)
  Emma DeHart Sellers Rock (1861 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Edna Ethel Shockey Yates (1894 - 1965)*
 
 Children:
  Clarence Edward Rock (1912 - 1980)*
  Howard Wilbur Rock (1914 - 1984)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert R Rock (1880 - 1928)*
  Earl Escort Rock (1882 - 1963)*
  Frank Aaron Rock (1883 - 1952)*
  Orville Haney Rock (1884 - 1929)*
  Charles A Rock (1888 - 1925)*
  Herbert Amos Rock (1889 - 1914)
  Mary Margaret Rock Klutzke (1891 - 1973)*
  George Merrill Rock (1892 - 1895)*
  Merrill Elmer Rock (1894 - 1950)*
  Harry Amos Rock (1897 - 1918)*
  Jessie May Rock Christian Gonzales (1898 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Herb A Rock
1889-1914
 
Note: Herman Evans undertaker, Lafayette, IN;
 
Burial:
Spring Vale Cemetery
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec 35 Lot 279
 
Created by: familyroots♡
Record added: Jan 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24233720
Herbert Amos Rock
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Herbert Amos Rock
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- Honoring Your Memory
 Added: Jul. 9, 2013
I am your Great Granddaughter. Wish we could have met.
- familyroots♡
 Added: Jan. 29, 2008
 
 
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