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Delmar Carl Arden
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Birth: Jun. 14, 1901
Key West
Monroe County
Florida, USA
Death: Jul. 10, 1907

Delmar's father (Dale's) job was delivering mail with his boat in the Florida Key's. On the 10th of July 1907, Dale took his two boys with him. Something happened to the motor of the boat. Dale told Delmar and Hal to sit still while he checked on the motor. Boys being boys; they were up moving around on the boat and Delmar fell over board. Dale jumped in to try and save his son. He managed once to grab his hand but couldn't hold on to him. He kept going back down in the water looking for his son but never found him. Dale had to go home and tell his pregnant wife that their son was gone; lost in the Gulf of Mexico. 
 
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 Parents:
  Dale Kempler Arden (1870 - 1937)
  Emma Bertha Allen Arden (1883 - 1973)
 
 Siblings:
  Delmar Carl Arden (1901 - 1907)
  Halbert Allen Arden (1905 - 1993)*
  Zelma Bertha Arden (1907 - 1968)*
  Emma Rita Arden (1911 - 1980)*
  Dale Kempler Arden (1914 - 2001)*
  Geraldine Arden Delaney (1920 - 2005)*
  Rupert Arden (1922 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Body lost at sea
Specifically: fell off his father's boat
 
Created by: Linda Murphy
Record added: Feb 26, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105859937
 

You were lost to us before we ever got to know you. Rest in peace my dear uncle.
- Linda Murphy
 Added: Feb. 26, 2013
 
 
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