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Francis Carl Aiken
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Birth: Apr. 3, 1921
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 1996
Douglas County
Oregon, USA

PARENTS: George Earl Aiken & Nora Marie Binder (aka Honore).

George Earl Aiken, b. 31 Jan. 1897, Delaware; d. 27 June 1943, Napa Co., Calif.

PATERNAL GRANDPARENTS: George K. Aiken & Lily B. Hicky.

George K. Aiken's parents were b. Delaware.

MATERNAL GRANDPARENTS: Jacob Binder & Rose Binder.


George Hickey's father was b. Delaware; his mother in Ireland. George A. Hickey & Mary were m. ca 1868, Delaware.

Mary's parents were b. Maryland.

1880 U.S. Census for North Murderkill, Kent Co., Delaware:
George Hickey Self M 38 Delaware; farmer
Mary Hickey Wife F 39 Maryland
Eliza F Hickey Dau F 11 Virginia
Soloman P Hickey Son M 8 Virginia
Lily B Hickey Dau F 4 Virginia
Sadie Hickey Other F 0 Delaware
M E Stitchbury Dau F 17 Maryland
Stephen R Stitchbury Son M 14 Maryland

1900 U.S. Census for Wilmington Hundred, Wilmington City, New Castle Co., Delaware:
George A Hickey Head M 58 yrs, b. July 1842 Delaware
Mary E Hickey Wife F 59 yrs, b. Jan. 1841 Maryland
George K Aiken Son-in-law M 29 yrs, b. Aug. 1871 Delaware
Earl Aiken Grandson M 3 yrs, b. Jan. 1897 Delaware
Lulie Murphy Granddau F 6 Pennsylvania

Mary had 13 children, 5 living. George Hickey was a day laborer. George K. Aiken was a widower & some kind of "finisher". The first word is illegible. Earl's mother was b. Virginia.

George Earl Aiken enlisted in the U.S. Army July 1, 1917 & was discharged May 12, 1919.

George & Nora/Honora were divorced.

In 1930, George resided in Dunsmuir, Siskiyou Co., CA. In 1940, he was a patient as the Veteran's Home Hospital, Yountville, Napa Co., CA.

1930 U.S. Census for Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA:
John F Hruska Head M 44 Austria
Honora Hruska Wife F 32 New York
Francis Aiken Stepson M 9 Minnesota
Alfred Hruska Son M 4 California
Theodore Hruska Son M 2 California

1940 U.S. Census for Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA:
John Hruska Head M 54 Austria
Honora Hruska Wife F 41 New York
Francis Aiken Stepson M 19 Minnesota
Alfred Hruska Son M 14 California
Theodore Hruska Son M 12 California

They resided in the same place in 1935. John is a driver for a tile company.

Francis C. Aiken m. Ruth Phyllis Guerino 15 Oct 1956, Wayne Co., Indiana. Francis & Ruth resided in Columbus, Ohio. Ruth was b. 19 Mar 1926, Columbus, OH. Ruth's parents were Wilbert Keller & Hazel Watkins. Francis' occupation was a "lead man". George Aiken was b. Maryland & was deceased. Nora Marie was b. New York City, NY & resided in Los Angeles, CA. Francis was married previously, divorced July 28, 1956. His children from the previous marriage are: Barbara Aiken, age 9; Norene Aiken, age 7; Theodore Aiken, age 5; & Eileen Aiken, age 3. Ruth Guerino is a waitress. Ruth was married previously, divorced Aug. 11, 1956.

Francis C. Aiken m. Eleanor D. Wicker 10 January 1960, Orange Co., Calif.

To confuse matters a bit, Francis C. Aiken m. Eleanor B. Thompson on the same date at the same location.
Family links: 
  George Earl Aiken (1897 - 1943)
  Honora Marie Binder Hruska (1897 - 1977)
  Eleanor D Wicker Aiken (1922 - 2002)*
  Norene Parker Aiken (1949 - 1972)*
  Theodore A. Aiken (1951 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship

Lookingglass Community Cemetery
Douglas County
Oregon, USA
Created by: J.D. Larimore
Record added: Dec 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62927936
Francis Carl Aiken
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Francis Carl Aiken
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Rest in Peace
- J.D. Larimore
 Added: Dec. 14, 2010

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