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John Ralph Botkin
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1885
Jackson County
Kansas, USA
Death: Mar. 8, 1969

Son of Marcus C. Botkin and Clara Hart.

Wichita Eagle (Wichita, KS), Sunday, March 9, 1969, Page: 50
Ralph Francis Botkin, 83, of 2280 S. Minnesota, a self-employed painting contractor, died Saturday. Born in Jackson County, Kan., he came here in 1931 from Emporia, Kan. Survivors include two sons, Francis, Landers, Calif., and Walter, Sun Valley, Calif.; daughter, Mrs. Laura Washburn, Lake Tejo, Calif.; stepdaughter Mrs. Marian Taylor, Dayton, Ohio; brother Cecile (sic), Topeka; and a sister Mrs. Bessie Short, Red Cloud, Neb. Cochran Mortuary has charge.

[NOTE: Name is incorrectly shown as Ralph Francis Botkin (which is his son's name); his name is correctly shown as John Ralph Botkin in March 10, 1969 funeral notice]

Wichita Eagle (Wichita, Kansas), 10 March 1969, page 15
Services for John Ralph Botkin, 83, of 2280 S. Minnesota, a self employed painting contractor who died Saturday, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday in Cochran Mortuary. Graveside services and burial will be at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday in Maple Wood Cemetery, Emporia, Kan.
Family links: 
  Marcus C Botkin (1851 - 1916)
  Clara Mae Hart Wilson (1862 - 1938)
  Leila Cathryn Moore Denis (1894 - 1974)
  Lela Helen Botkin (____ - 1923)*
  Ethel Marie Botkin (____ - 1925)*
  Harry Alvin Botkin (____ - 1923)*
  Ralph Francis Botkin (1912 - 2006)*
  Walter C. Botkin (1915 - 1993)*
  William Edward Botkin (1880 - 1957)*
  John Ralph Botkin (1885 - 1969)
  Cecil Alexander Botkin (1886 - 1970)*
  Bessie Short (1888 - 1973)*
  Mabel E Botkin Ward (1890 - 1947)*
  Roy Botkin (1896 - 1930)*
  Elmore B. Botkin (1902 - 1905)*
*Calculated relationship
Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery
Lyon County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section 35 - Lot 16 - Space 4 (Anonymous volunteer walked the section 9/2014 and confirmed with cemetery administration there is no headstone)
Maintained by: Jan Therkildsen
Originally Created by: Becky Doan
Record added: Jun 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91987066
John Ralph Botkin
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- Becky Doan
 Added: Sep. 10, 2014

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