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Lawrence Edwin Fletcher
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1892
Formoso
Jewell County
Kansas, USA
Death: Mar. 25, 1978
Dewey
Washington County
Oklahoma, USA

FATHER - WILLIAM SILAS FLETCHER
MOTHER - MARY JANE ADCOCK
WIFE - JESSIE ARVILLA BURD
MARRIED - 11 SEP 1918
BURLINGTON, BACA CO, COLORADO
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"In 1910 Lawrence Fletcher said he lived in the home of James Howard Adcock with my father, Orlan E. Adcock, his cousin, and helped take care of all the horses, cattle & hogs while Grandpa was in Iowa that winter tending his farm there . The hogs got cholera and they had to burn 122 head. Lawrence & Orlan attended Ramona School."
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Notes from Bartlesville, Oklahoma Examiner-Enterprise Monday March 27, 1978
LAWRENCE FLETCHER SERVICES TUESDAY
**Funeral services for Lawrence E. Fletcher, 85, who died Saturday at the Forrest manor anursing Home, Dewey, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the First Baptist Church, Meeker.
**Rev. John Davis will officiate and burial will be in Meeker Cemetery.
**Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. George (Thurlie) Tyner Jr., 1818 McKinley Rd., Barlesville, Mrs. J. W. Blackketter of Meeker and Mrs. Joe (Gwen) Gideon of Albuqerque, N. M.; a son, W. L. (Gale) Fletcher of Meeker, six grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
**Neekamp Funeral Home, Bartlesville, is in charge of local arrangements.
**Fletcher, son of the late Silas and Mary Jane Adcock, was born Sept. 18, 1892, in Fomoso, Kan. He lived with his parents in Burlington, Co., and was married to the former Jessie A. Buron on Sept. 11, 1916, in Burlington. They established their home in Colorado.
**In 1926, they moved to Ramona where Fletcher was employed in Washington County as a farmer, trader and auctioneer. At the time of his retirement, he was associated with Mohawk Zoo, Tulsa.
**The Fletchers moved to Meeker in 1970. Mrs. Fletcher died in 1972 and Fletcher remained in Meeker until he became ill and moved to Forrest Manor to be near Mrs. Tyner.
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Social Security Death Index about Lawrence Fletcher
Name: Lawrence Fletcher
Last Residence: 74855 Meeker, Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States of America
Born: 18 Sep 1892
Last Benefit: 74834 Chandler, Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States of America
Died: Mar 1978
State (Year) SSN issued: Oklahoma (1951)
Issue State: Oklahoma
Issue Date: 1951
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World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 about Lawrence Edwin Fletcher
Name: Lawrence Edwin Fletcher
County: Kit Carson
State: Colorado
Birthplace: Kansas; United States of America
Birth Date: 18 Sep 1893
Race: Caucasian (White)
Roll: 1561833
DraftBoard: 0
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Source Citation:
Registration Location: Kit Carson County, Colorado; Roll: 1561833; Draft Board: 0.
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1900 United States Federal Census about Lawrence E Fletcher
Name: Lawrence E Fletcher
Home in 1900: Wendell, Thomas, Kansas
Age: 7
Birth Date: Sep 1892
Birthplace: Kansas
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Gender: Male
Relationship to head-of-house: Son
Father's Name: William
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Name: Mary Jane
Mother's Birthplace: Iowa
Marital Status: Single
Residence : Lacey, Smith & Wendell Townships, Thomas, Kansas
Occupation:
Neighbors:
Household Members: Name Age
William Fletcher 48
Mary Jane Fletcher 50
Lara A Fletcher 19
Viola Fletcher 16
Jessie Fletcher 14
Fredric J Fletcher 12
Lawrence E Fletcher 7
Source Citation:
Year: 1900; Census Place: Wendell, Thomas, Kansas; Roll: T623_502 Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 179.
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1910 United States Federal Census about Lawrence Fletcher
Name: Lawrence Fletcher
Age in 1910: 17
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1893
Birthplace: Kansas
Relation to Head-of-house: Son
Father's Name: William S
Father's Birth Place: Missouri
Mother's Birth Place: Iowa
Home in 1910: Beaver Valley, Kit Carson, Colorado
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Male
Neighbors:
Household Members: Name Age
William S Fletcher 58
Viola Fletcher 25
Lawrence Fletcher 17
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Beaver Valley, Kit Carson, Colorado; Roll: T624_120; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 90; Image: 1407.
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1920 United States Federal Census about Lawrence Fletcher
Name: Lawrence Fletcher
Home in 1920: Towner, Kiowa, Colorado
Age: 27 years
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1893 [abt 1892]
Birthplace: Kansas
Relation to Head-of-house: Head
Spouse's name: Jessie A
Father's Birth Place: Missouri
Mother's Birth Place: Iowa
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Own
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Image: 624
Neighbors:
Household Members: Name Age
Lawrence Fletcher 27
Jessie A Fletcher 20
Ida L Fletcher 2
Thuelie M Fletcher 11/12
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Towner, Kiowa, Colorado; Roll: T625_165; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 107; Image: 624.
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1930 United States Federal Census about Lawrence Fletcher
Name: Lawrence Fletcher
Home in 1930: Madison, Washington, Oklahoma
Age: 37
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1893
Birthplace: Kansas
Relation to Head-of-house: Head
Spouse's name: Jessie
Race: White
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Household Members: Name Age
Lawrence Fletcher 37
Jessie Fletcher 31
Ila Fletcher 12
Thurlia Fletcher 11
Garl Fletcher 3 8/12
Gwendolyn Fletcher 2 2/12
Jack Hendricks 17
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Madison, Washington, Oklahoma; Roll: 1938; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 18; Image: 529.0.
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Silas Fletcher (1852 - 1936)
  Mary Jane Adcock Fletcher (1850 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Jessie Arvilla Burd Fletcher (1899 - 1972)*
 
 Children:
  Ila Nelene Fletcher Blackketter (1917 - 1994)*
  Thurlie Maxine Fletcher Tyner (1919 - 2002)*
  William Lawrence Fletcher (1926 - 2014)*
  Gwendolyn Mae Fletcher Gideon (1928 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Hope Cemetery
Meeker
Lincoln County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Dennis Ward
Record added: Nov 08, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31224870
Lawrence Edwin Fletcher
Added by: Kat
 
Lawrence Edwin Fletcher
Added by: Kat
 
Lawrence Edwin Fletcher
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Added by: Jean Avery Feaster
 
 
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A special note of THANKS to Shirl Cross for providing these great photos. Lawrence Edwin FLETCHER and I are 1st cousins 2 times removed. Our common ancestors are Irvin "Ervin" ADCOCK and Hannah "Miers" MYERS.
- Dennis Ward
 Added: May. 29, 2009
 
 
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