Category Archives: Newton

Bernice May Wilkey (1931-2005)

Bernice May Wilkey (Gertrude Bernice-8, Georgia May-7, John-6, Samuel-5, Joseph-4, James-3, Joshua-2, Thomas-1), daughter of Francis Charles Wilkey and Gertrude Bernice Humphrey, was born on March 11, 1931 in Gilman, Douglas Township, Iroquois County, Illinois, USA. She died on August 19, … Continue reading

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Edna Kingsley (1902-1984)

from Caryl Davis Edna Kingsley (Gertrude-7, John-6, Samuel-5, Joseph-4, James-3, Joshua-2, Thomas-1), daughter of Frank Burt Kingsley and Gertrude “Gertie” Atkinson, was born on October 31, 1902 in Roberts, Ford County, Illinois, USA. She died on October 20, 1984 in Olney, … Continue reading

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Gertrude Atkinson (1874-1964)

Photo from Caryl Davis Gertrude “Gertie” Atkinson (John-6, Samuel-5, Joseph-4, James-3, Joshua-2, Thomas-1), daughter of John Atkinson and Nancy Ann Yeaman, was born on September 28, 1874 in Iroquois County, Illinois, USA.  She died on June 16, 1964 in Newton, Jasper … Continue reading

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