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Luke Arlington Conner
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Birth: Jan. 22, 1875
Columbia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 8, 1919
Prospect Park
Delaware County
Pennsylvania, USA

Luke Arlington Conner was born 23 Jan 1875 in Columbia County, Pennsylvania; son of Theodore F. and Frances Madora (Pursell) Conner.

Luke was united in marriage in 1896 with Anna "Annie" Matilda Clewell; one of five children born to Christian E. and Amelia E. (Martz) Clewell.

Luke and Annie were the parents of six children:

1. Lawrence Clewell born 1897 married Catherine "Kitty" C. _?_
2. Russell Paul (1898-1938)
3. Marion Arlington born 1899 married Ella May Singley
4. Dorothy Ruth (1902-1953)
5. Winfield Scott born 1905 married Dorothy H Beaumont
6. Jean Elizabeth (1901-1925)

Officer Luke Conner was killed when he was struck by a vehicle while on foot patrol on Chester Pike near midnight on 08 Oct 1919. The driver of the vehicle drove Officer Conner to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries approximately six hours later. Officer Conner, age 44, had been with the Prospect Park Police Department for two years, and was survived by a wife and six children.

Officer Conner was laid to rest in Arlington Cemetery in Drexel Hill, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.

Annie passed away 27 Sep 1953 in Catawissa, Columbia County, Pennsylvania at the age of 84 years. She was laid to rest in Arlington Cemetery with Luke.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Theodore F. Conner (1851 - 1930)
  Frances Madora Pursell Conner (1849 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Matilda Clewell Conner (1869 - 1953)*
 
 Children:
  Russell Paul Conner (1898 - 1939)*
  Dorothy Ruth Conner (1902 - 1953)*
  Winfield Scott Conner (1905 - 1987)*
  Jean Elizabeth Conner (1910 - 1925)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington Cemetery
Drexel Hill
Delaware County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Bethany
 
Maintained by: Nancy (Hitchcock) Clewel...
Originally Created by: Tony & Cindy Lloyd
Record added: May 10, 2011
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Luke Arlington Conner
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Luke Arlington Conner
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In memory of my fourth cousin 1x removed.
- Bob Clewell
 Added: Jan. 3, 2013

- Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 14, 2011
 
 
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