Rodolphus Nelson “R N” Faulkner

Rodolphus Nelson “R N” Faulkner

Birth
Baraboo, Sauk County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 20 May 1933 (aged 86)
USA
Burial Charlevoix, Charlevoix County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 94040492 · View Source
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"Death Claims Rodolphus Nelson Faulkner Saturday:
Rodolphus Nelson Faulkner a Charlevoix resident for more than a quarter of a century, passed away at the family apartment, 228 Bridge Street, just a few minutes before midnight Satufday at the age of 86 years and 1 week.
The date of Mr. Faulkner's birth is given as May 14, 1847, and place of birth, Baraboo, Wisconsin.
He first came to Michigan with his parents when he was twelve years old. Prior to coming to this state the family after leaving Baraboo lived for a short time in Indiana with the change from the latter state settled at Pentwater in 1859 and it was at Penwater some years later where he was united in marriage with Miss Addie Whitcomb who survives him.
For some years Mr. Faulkner lived and was engaged in Business at Los Angeles, California. Later he changed to Chicago where he was also engaged in business for a term of years in the early nineties, his next move being from Chicago to Charlevoix about twenty-five years ago, to continue as a permanent citizen.
Prior to the past twenty-five year period Mr. Faulkner was a frequent visitor for many seasons. During these visits he formed many local acquaintenceships, became familiar with charlevoix as well as continuous territory with the final decision that this should be his future home wherein to spend his declining years, the last chapter concluding with his death.
Funeral service was from Brookside Chapel Tuesday at 2 o'clock o, n, wutg Rev, G Russell Parker officiating.
Mr. Faulkner is survived by Mrs. Faulkner to whom he was united in marriage more than fifty-five years ago, one son Ray W., an employee at the local post office and grandson, Ray W., who is an instructor in the schools at Minneapolis, Minn.
He was also affiliated with the Masonic fraternity of long standing and a member of Charlevoix Lodge No. 282, F. & A. M.
Charlevoix Sentinel, Thursday, May 25, 1933


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  • Created by: Susan Winchester
  • Added: 22 Jul 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 94040492
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rodolphus Nelson “R N” Faulkner (14 May 1847–20 May 1933), Find A Grave Memorial no. 94040492, citing Brookside Cemetery, Charlevoix, Charlevoix County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Susan Winchester (contributor 47142422) .