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Edgar Allen Brock

Edgar Allen Brock

Male 1930 - 1972  (42 years)

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  • Name Edgar Allen Brock  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 12 Jul 1930  Chicago, Cook Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Military Service U.S. Army - Korea 
    Occupation Retail Sales - Salesman 
    Died 6 Nov 1972  Kirkwood, St. Louis Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Buried 9 Nov 1972  Glen Rest Mem. Estate, Reynoldsburg, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Person ID I14797  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2018 

    Family Joyce Ann Whitrock,   b. 25 Nov 1932, Ironton, Lawrence Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 22 Jul 1954  Wayne Cnty, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. Karen Joyce Brock,   b. 26 Jul 1957,   d. 19 Apr 1998, De Soto, Jefferson Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    +2. Michael Leonard Brock,   b. Abt 1956,   d. 25 Feb 1983, St. Louis, St. Louis Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years)
     3. Patricia Brock
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F5502  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • An Indiana marriages index compiled by the Family History Library lists Thomas R. Whitrock and Sophia Wall Whitrock as the parents of Joyce Whitrock, who applied for a license on 22 Jul 1954 in Wayne Cnty, IN, to marry Edgar A. Brock. Her full name was Joyce Ann Whitrock, born 25 Nov 1932 in Ironton, OH. Her father was Thomas R. Whitrock, a farmer, born in Wilgus, OH; her mother was Sophia Wall, born in Scottown, OH. Her intended husband, Edgar A. Brock, was born 12 Jul 1930 in Chicago, IL, to father Edgar Brock, born in Carterville, IL, and mother Oda Mae Bradley, born in Carbondale, IL. The license was issued, and they were married the same day by a Justice of the Peace. "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," (Wayne Cnty, IN; 1954, vol. 210, p. 99); online database, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV9M-BN96/ [LDS Film 2419720].
    • The Social Security Death Index records that Edgar Brock (SSN 337-23-2519; issued by IL) was born 12 Jul 1930 and died in Nov. 1972 (no other locations are given).
    • Obituary, The Columbus [OH] Dispatch, p. 26-B (8 Nov 1972):
      "Edgar Allen Brock, age 42, ... Kirkwood, Mo. [died] Monday [6 Nov] at the residence. [He was a] Salesman for the Navy Brand Mfg. Co. Survived by wife, Joyce Ann; son, Michael; daughters, Karen and Patricia Brock, all at home; also sister, Mrs. Allene William, Mt. Vernon, Ill. Funeral service Thursday [9 Nov].... Interment Glen Rest Cemetery...."

  • Sources 
    1. [S911] IN Marriages, 1811-2007 |, Indiana, Indiana, Marriages, 1811-2007, (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake City, UT; Online database, www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1410397.).

    2. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Edgar A Brock; 8 Nov 1972).

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

    4. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 93139110 .

    5. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Karen J Brock; 22 Apr 1998).