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Raymond Claude Addington
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Birth: Sep. 8, 1917
Boonville
Warrick County
Indiana, USA
Death: May 19, 1991
Elizabethtown
Hardin County
Kentucky, USA

In 1930, at the tender age of 13, Raymond drove a team of mules hauling a load of the families possessions from Boonville, IN to their new home, a farm on St. John Road, in Elizabethtown, KY. This trip, about 110 miles, took him several days, but he persevered, even though he had little food and no one to help him.

Raymond Addington married Alice Rae Nacke on 19 Nov 1938, in Hardin County, KY. They had seven children, one of whom, Phillip, was deceased in 2004.

The property which Ray and Alice purchased in 1947, later became "Addington Field," the Elizabethtown Airport, which, along with his father, Claud Addington's adjoining farm, was sold in 1976. 
 
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 Parents:
  Claude Earl Addington (1886 - 1961)
  Elma Gertrude Purdue Addington (1886 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Alice Rae Nacke Addington (1920 - 2009)*
 
 Children:
  Phillip Glenn Addington (1940 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mabel Lillian Addington Ball (1911 - 1995)*
  Norma Lucille Addington Purl (1912 - 1965)*
  Kenneth Hoover Addington (1914 - 1976)*
  Ida Ellen Addington Nelson (1915 - 1986)*
  Raymond Claude Addington (1917 - 1991)
  Nina Gertrude Addington Singer (1919 - 1998)*
  Wanda Jewel Addington Putman (1921 - 1988)*
  Samuel Henry Addington (1923 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens
Elizabethtown
Hardin County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Diane Addington
Record added: Nov 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100042016
Raymond Claude Addington
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Raymond Claude Addington
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Raymond Claude Addington
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Rest in Peace
- Ann Joscher
 Added: Dec. 23, 2012
"Shoot the moon" Big Ray
- Diane Addington
 Added: Nov. 3, 2012
 
 
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