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Melvina E (Hollenbeck) "Mellie" Henderson Alkire
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Birth: Dec. 13, 1860
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Death: Feb. 12, 1941
Tucson
Pima County
Arizona, USA

1st married to Theodore Hollenbeck
2nd marred to Lewis Lambert Alkire

Mrs. L. L. Alkire, 80, of Denver, Colo, died of a stroke Wednesday afternoon in Tucson, Ariz., while on a motor trip. She was born in Tippecanoe county, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James E. Henderson, and was married to L. L. Alkire in 1901, but had lived in Denver the last forty years.
Surviving are the husband; two sisters, Mrs. Edward Ogborn, Lafayette; and Mrs. Laura Coleman, New York, N.Y.; a brother Oliver M. Henderson, Lafayette Route 2; and a half-brother, Charles Sterret, Butte, Mont. The body will arrive here at noon Saturday, and will be taken to the Rogers-Henderson funeral home, where friends may call after 7 p.m. Saturday.

Lafayette Journal & Courier: Feb 15, 1941 Page 2
 
 
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 Parents:
  James M Henderson (1838 - 1910)
  Mary Maria (Sterrett) Hain Henderson (1841 - 1922)
 
 Spouses:
  Theodore W Hollenbeck (1850 - 1896)*
  Lewis Lambert Alkire (1877 - 1958)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Robert Sterrett (1858 - 1950)**
  Melvina E (Hollenbeck) Henderson Alkire (1860 - 1941)
  George H Henderson (1862 - 1940)*
  Oliver M Henderson (1871 - 1955)*
  Bertha May Henderson Ogborn (1876 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Greenbush Cemetery
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Ozarkcheryl
Originally Created by: L. A.
Record added: Apr 14, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18925026
Melvina E (Hollenbeck) Mellie <i>Henderson</i> Alkire
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Melvina E (Hollenbeck) Mellie <i>Henderson</i> Alkire
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- Linda Morice
 Added: Dec. 26, 2012
 
 
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