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John Carl "Robert K. Evans" Bobzine
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Birth: Jun., 1885
Tama County
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 28, 1928
Denver
Denver County
Colorado, USA

Robert K. Evans was born John Carl Bobzine. At some point after 1910 he changed his name to Robert K. Evans and worked in Denver as a police officer.

On November 22, 1928, Denver police officer Robert Evans was shot in the right arm during a bootlegging raid. His partner Harry R. Ohle was killed. On November 28, 1928, still in the hospital from his arm wound, Robert was shot and killed by his night nurse and former fiance, Farice King, who then turned the gun on herself. Farice King survived, was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to life in prison. On February 14, 1934, Farice King was pardoned by Colorado Governor Edwin C. Johnson.
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1900 Census - Name: John Bobzine, Marital Status: Single. Occupation: At School. Born June 1885 (Highland, Tama Co., Iowa).

John C. Bobzine married Emma D. Heng on May 1, 1907 in Marshall Co., Iowa.

1910 Census - Name: John Bobzine, Marital Status: Married, Spouse: Emma Bobzine. Occupation: Farmer, Industry: General Farming (Greencastle, Marshall Co., Iowa)

World War I draft registration card - Name: Robert Evans, Home Address: Denver, Colorado. Born: July 13, 1889 in Marshalltown, Iowa. Marital Status: Married, Dependents: Married but separated & wife partially dependent one me for support. Occupation: Lead Salesman, Auto Equipment Co.

1920 Census - Name: Robert Evans, Marital Status: Single. Occupation: Teacher, Industry: Electric School (Denver, Denver Co., Colorado)

Married Lillian F. Hirzel between 1920-1927.

1927 Denver, Colorado city directory - Name: Robert K. Evans, Ocuupation: Policeman. Spouse: Lillian F.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Bobzine (1842 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma Heng Bach (1886 - 1977)
 
 Children:
  Marion B Bobzine (1908 - 1963)*
  Carl J Bobzine (1910 - 1966)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lewis Earl Bobzin (1879 - 1957)*
  Vena Marie Bobzin Shipley (1883 - 1957)*
  John Carl Bobzine (1885 - 1928)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Interred December 1, 1928.
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Wheat Ridge
Jefferson County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Block 32, Lot 75, Section 5
 
Created by: Dave Davidson
Record added: Mar 07, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106311326
John Carl Robert K. Evans Bobzine
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John Carl Robert K. Evans Bobzine
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John Carl Robert K. Evans Bobzine
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 Added: Feb. 12, 2015
 
 
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