Lee Crow Whilkins

Lee Crow Whilkins

Birth
Kaufman, Kaufman County, Texas, USA
Death 15 Dec 1969 (aged 74)
Clinton, Custer County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Clinton, Custer County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 71170065 · View Source
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Lee Crow Whilkins is the oldest child of William A "Willie" Wilkins and Barbara Ellen "Barbie" Crow. He married Gertie Gladys (Hill) Surber Whilkins on Sep.18,1944 in Custer Co., Oklahoma. (Gertie married her first husband, Theodore Surber on Sep.8,1928 in Custer Co., Oklahoma). Lee was divorced from an earlier wife, Laura Ellen Ashcraft. He fathered two daughters. One by each wife.

On the 1940 U.S. CENSUS Lee is divorced and owns his own home and his widowed mom, Barbara Ellen (Crow) Wilkins, is living with him. His occupation was laborer on the State Highway.

He is a WWI Veteran and on his 1917 WWI REGISTRATION CARD and his 1942 WWII REGISTRATION CARD-(Men born on or after April 28, 1877 and on or before February 16, 1897) you can view his signature, address, and more for these two time periods. See photos of both on here.

Lee Crow Whilkins was twice awarded the Croix De Guierre, the French Iron Cross In World War I.


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. . . LEE C WHILKINS
. . .. . . OKLAHOMA
. SFC 1 MECH REGT AIR SVC
. .. . . WORLD WAR I
JUNE 8, 1895 - DEC 23, 1969

Sources:
1. 1900 U.S. CENSUS Kaufman Co.,TX
2. 1910 U.S. CENSUS Custer Co.,OK
3. 1940 U.S. CENSUS Clinton,Custer,OK
4. WWI Registration Card Kiowa Co.,OK
5. WWII Registration Card Clinton,Custer,OK
6. OK Marriage Index Custer Co.,OK
7. U.S.Social Security Clinton,Custer,OK


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Amy
  • Added: 11 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 71170065
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lee Crow Whilkins (8 Jun 1895–15 Dec 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 71170065, citing Clinton Cemetery, Clinton, Custer County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .