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Ervin Charles Rath
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Birth: Jun. 29, 1873
Iroquois County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 4, 1951
Kay County
Oklahoma, USA

Ervin Charles Rath, 78, who lived in the Hubbard field southwest of Blackwell, died after a 6-week illness in Blackwell General hospital Saturday at 3 a.m.

Born June 29, 1873 at Buckley, Illinois, Mr. Rath came from Argonia, Kans. to the Jefferson area in 1894, then moved to Major county in 1900.

He had spent some of the years of his life in the Medford and Braman communities before coming here in 1941.

Pending word from relatives, services have been set tentatively for Tuesday at Roberts Funeral home chapel.

Survivors are his wife, Lena of the home: two daughters, Mrs. Marjorie James of Santa Ana, Calif., and Mrs. Etta Breneman of Rocky, Conn., and six sons, Carl and Edward of Blackwell, Cecil of Ponca City, Arthur of Arkansas City, Kans.,Lee of Midland, Texas, and Jack of Parsons, Kansas.

He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Lillie May Rath-Payne-Bruns, and his daughter, Hattie Neola Rath.

Ervin Charles and Laura Luella Haun were married May 31, 1901, in Alva, Woods County, Oklahoma Territory.
Ervin Charles and Lena M Krapf were married Dec. 30, 1925, in Enid, Garfield County, Oklahoma.

Blackwell Journal Tribune
August 5, 1951 
Family links: 
  Jacob Rath (1850 - 1917)
  Nellie (Ellen) Frances Dodge Rath (1853 - 1942)
  Mary Magdelena Krapf-Treadaway Rath (1895 - 1974)
  Laura Luella Haun-Rath Smith (1882 - 1961)*
  Etta May Rath Jaynes-Breneman (1902 - 1985)*
  Karl Everett Rath (1905 - 1984)*
  Lee Allen Rath (1907 - 1969)*
  Hattie Neola Rath (1910 - 1920)*
  James Arthur Rath (1912 - 2004)*
  Margaret Nellie Rath-James Ertman (1914 - 2009)*
  Edward Ervin Rath (1916 - 2003)*
  Cecil Ernest Roth (1918 - 2007)*
  Jack Albert Rath (1921 - 1996)*
  Ervin Charles Rath (1873 - 1951)
  Lillie May Rath-Payne Bruns (1875 - 1927)*
*Calculated relationship
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Blackwell Cemetery
Kay County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: Jo Sheats
Record added: Aug 28, 2011
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Ervin Charles Rath
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Ervin Charles Rath
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Ervin Charles Rath
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Good-night grandpa.
- Jo Sheats
 Added: Mar. 30, 2013
love, from your grand-daughter, JO
- Jo Sheats
 Added: Jan. 9, 2012

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