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Grace L. Ecker

Grace L. Ecker

Female 1897 - 1999  (102 years)

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  • Name Grace L. Ecker  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 8 Sep 1897  Olathe, Johnson Cnty, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Died 17 Nov 1999  Denver, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Buried 23 Nov 1999  Fairmount Cem, Denver, Denver Cnty, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I10503  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2012 

    Father Guy Laypard Ecker,   b. Abt 1873, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1949  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Mother Maybelle Florence Baker,   b. 1877, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1935  (Age 58 years) 
    Married Abt 1895  [1
    Family ID F3802  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John D. Hinton,   b. 1892,   d. 1949  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 1915  [3, 6
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2012 
    Family ID F3803  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1910 census lists Guy L Ecker, 37, born in NY, and his wife of 15 years, "Maybelle," 32, born in IL; and their Kansas-born children: Grace L, 12; Ethel L, 5; "Blanche M," 3, and John R, 1. Guy was a farmer. 1910 U.S. Census, Harrison, Wallace Cnty, KS (T 624, Roll 455, stamped p. 158B).

      The 1915 Kansas State Census records the "Eckers" family as follows: G. L. Eckers, 42, a farmer; "May," 37; Grace, 17; Ethel, 10; "Blanch," 8; and John 6. 1915 Kansas State Census, Roll KS1915_251, stamped p. 9).
    • According to the Social Security Death Index, Grace L. Hinton (SSN 523-44-0839; issued by CO) was born 8 Sep 1897 and died 17 Nov 1999 while residing in Denver, CO.
    • Obituary, Rocky Mountain [CO] News, p. 14B (11 Dec 1999)
      "GRACE L. HINTON, 102, of Denver died Nov. 17. Services were Nov. 23, with burial at Fairmount Cemetery. Mrs. Hinton was born in Olathe, Kan., on Sept. 8, 1897. She married John D. Hinton, 1915. She was a homemaker. Survivors include daughter Gladys Cronkey of Denver; sister Ethel Cochran of Denver; brother Guy Ecker of Denver; nine grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; 16 great great-grandchildren."

  • Sources 
    1. [S861] KS Census 1910, Wallace|, Kansas, Wallace Cnty, 1910 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C. ), (T624, Roll 455, p. 158B).

    2. [S517] CO Census 1930, Denver|, Colorado, Denver Cnty, Denver, 1920 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T626, Roll 240, p. 97).

    3. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Grace L Ecker; 11 Dec 1999).

    4. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com).

    5. [S281] Social Security|, U.S. Social Security Admin., Social Security Death Index, (https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3693).

    6. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (John R Ecker; 19 Mar 1999).