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 James M. Aiken

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James M. Aiken

  • Birth 1850
  • Death 11 Sep 1928
  • Burial Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Plot Section 4
  • Memorial ID 44473702

THE OKLAHOMAN: 9/12/1928 WATCHMAN IS KILLED AS HE WARNS DRIVER (Wednesday) & 9/12/1928 DEATHS & FUNERALS (Wednesday)

Name: James M. Aiken

Died: Tuesday morning, age 76

Residence: 610 E. 7th

James was the watchman at the Fifth street and Santa Fe tracks intersection and was killed while warning a motorist of an approaching passenger train. He ran out to flag an approaching automobile and stepped in front of the approaching switch engine that killed him.

Survivors: 3 daughters, (Mrs. Ora Powell, Twenty-seventh street, south, and Miller avenue), (Mrs. M.L.(Ione) Robbins, Twenty-sixth street, south, and Miller avenue), and (Mrs. J.E. (Alice) Satterthwaite, 1304 West Seventh street); and one son, Glen C. Aiken, 1604 West Forty-second street.

Funeral: Wednesday 2:30 PM Garrison Funeral home by Rev. Cecil Berry


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  • Created by: Emily Jordan
  • Added: 17 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 44473702
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James M. Aiken (1850–11 Sep 1928), Find A Grave Memorial no. 44473702, citing Rose Hill Burial Park, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Emily Jordan (contributor 47063153) .