|Birth: ||May 20, 1866|
|Death: ||Mar. 7, 1932|
Mrs. Gilkeson is Dead
Wife of Carlyle Farmer will be buried here. (note: indicates Iola, but listed in Carlyle cemetery)
Mrs. Margaretta A. Gilkeson died early this morning at her home in Carlyle. She was 65 years old, the wife of James C Gilkeson, who is the only member of the immediate family to survive her. They had no children.
The funeral will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2:00 in the Carlyle Presbyterian Church, the Rev. W J Poole officiating. Burial will be in Highland Cemetery.
Mrs. Gilkeson was born in Waraw, Indiana and came to Allen county in 1900 where she has lived since. She was the daughter of the Rev. William Wilson, former pastor of the Presbyterian Church of Carlyle.
The formal obituary on 14 March 1922, pg 2 is quite lengthy. States she was married to Jas. C. Gilkeson of Carlyle, not Joh. It states a child was taken into the home, Martha, deceased. It also lists a granddaughter Margaret Jo of borget Texas.
Father: Rev William S. Wilson
Mother: Sarah Wilson
Lists sister and brother-in-law (Rev. Thos. Boyd) she lived with in Oregon and California prior to coming to Carlyle to her father's home. Also listed a brother, a Rev. Jesse Wilson
James C Gilkeson (1868 - 1948)*
Martha Gilkeson Walton (1902 - 1929)*
Plot: Section 20, lot 112, grave 3
Created by: jim gillis
Record added: Nov 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61957646