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Edward Raymond Lightcap
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Birth: May 15, 1865
Crown Point
Lake County
Indiana, USA
Death: May 15, 1915
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Married Lena Lincoln, 23 January 1895 in Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois

Edward and Lena had no children.

article citation: Rockford Republic, Tuesday, 1 Jun 1915, page 10.

Remains of E.R. Lightcap Interred Here Wednesday
Prominent Chicago Automobile Man Died Yesterday Following Auto Accident - Married Rockford Woman

Edward R. Lightcap, for many years one of Chicago's most prominent automobile men, president of the Federal Motor Truck Co., passed away yesterday at his home in Chicago at the age of forty-nine years from pneumonia, caused by being thrown against the front seat of his automobile when his chauffeur stopped the machine suddenly.

Mr. Lightcap was united in marriage here twenty-five years ago to Miss Lena Lincoln, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Lincoln, who survives him. The remains will arrive here at 5:15 o'clock Wednesday evening over the Illinois Central railroad, and will be taken directly to the west side cemetery, where Rev. Charles Parker Connolly will conduct the funeral services.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Augustus G Lightcap (1831 - 1904)
  Mary Jane Lightcap (1834 - 1895)
 
 Spouse:
  Lena Lincoln Lightcap (1868 - 1943)*
 
 Sibling:
  Edward Raymond Lightcap (1865 - 1915)
  Frances M Lightcap (1866 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Rockford
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Kathryn Lightcap
Record added: Feb 17, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105372767
Edward Raymond Lightcap
Added by: Kathryn Lightcap
 
Edward Raymond Lightcap
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