Patty McKinley's Genealogy

McKinley, Dewey Comodore

Male 1898 - 1972


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  • Name  McKinley, Dewey Comodore 
    Born  22 Dec 1898  Haddon Twp - Sullivan Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    _UID  2835A4A53D81487D89E73505FF8B144ABB8F 
    Military  12 Sep 1918  Haddon Twp - Sullivan Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    WWI Draft Registration 
    Died  1 Jan 1972  Oaktown - Knox Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  Shaker Prairie Shepherd Cemetery, Carlisle, Sullivan, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I51  Patty McKinley's Genealogy
    Last Modified  1 Jan 2015 

    Father  McKinley, Alonzo,   b. 25 Dec 1859, Haddon Twp - Sullivan Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1939, Haddon Twp - Sullivan Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Cook, Eliza J,   b. 27 Jul 1862, Haddon Twp - Sullivan Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1929, Haddon Twp - Sullivan Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  17 Jun 1882  Haddon Twp - Sullivan Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Status  MARRIED 
    Marriages
    Marriage Certificate
    Marriage Certificate
    Alonzo McKinley & Eliza Cook
    Family ID  F16  Group Sheet

    Family  Grass, Gretchen Bernice,   b. 13 Sep 1902, Oaktown - Knox Co., IN. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1970, Oaktown - Knox Co., IN. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  15 Jan 1921  Sullivan Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Status  MARRIED 
    Children 
     1. McKinley, Willard Leon,   b. 5 Jan 1923, Carlisle - Haddon Twp. - Sullivan Co., IN. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1976, Vincennes, IN. Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. McKinley, Norma Ruth
     3. McKinley, Ronald Gene,   b. 5 Oct 1935, Carlisle - Haddon Twp. - Sullivan Co., IN. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 2007, Carlisle - Sullivan Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Headstones
    Dewey & Gretchen (Grass) McKinley Headstone
    Dewey & Gretchen (Grass) McKinley Headstone
    Located in the Shepherd Cemetery in Carlisle, Haddon Twp., Sullivan Co., IN
    Census Records
    1930 US Federal Census Busseron Twp. Knox Co., IN
    1930 US Federal Census Busseron Twp. Knox Co., IN
    Enumeration District 12-2 Supervisor District 10 Sheet 11B Lines 72, 73, 74, 75
    Last Modified  1 Jan 2015 
    Family ID  F23  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Shaker Prairie Shepherd Cemetery, Carlisle, Sullivan, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Military
    Dewey McKinley WWI Draft Card
    Dewey McKinley WWI Draft Card

  • Notes 
    • Sullivan Daily Times - 1972
      "Rites Tuesday for Dewey McKinley"
      Dewey McKinley, 73, of Carlisle, died at 6:45 p.m. Saturday in Good Samaritan Hospital, Vincennes. He was a retired farmer and a former elder and superintendent of the Shaker Prairie Christian Church, where he also was a member. Surviving are two sons, Willard, Vincennes and Ronald, Carlisle; a daughter, Mrs. Norma Halter, Vincennes; a brother, John, Toledo, Ohio; a sister, Mrs. Thomas Bowen, Sullivan and 13 grandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Shaker Prairie Church with the Rev. Jerry Meuller officiating. Burial will be in the Shepherd Cemetery. Friends may call.

      United States Federal Census 1930 Busseron, Knox Co., IN Roll 596 Page 11B Enumeration District 2
      McKinley Dewey C age 31 born in IN both parents born in IN occupation Farmer wife Gretchen B age 27 born in IN both parents born in IN son Willard L age 7 born in IN daughter Norma R age 1 yr 8 mos

  • Sources 
    1. [S16] Social Security Death Index (Reliability: 0).
      Given Name: Dewey
      Middle Name:
      Surname: Mckinley
      Name Suffix:
      Birth Date: 22 December 1898
      Social Security Number: 308-16-4448
      State: Indiana
      Last Place of Residence: Sullivan, Indiana
      Previous Residence Postal Code: 47838
      Event Date: January 1972
      Age: 74

      Citing this Record:
      "United States Social Security Death Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JRVN-W24 : accessed 1 January 2015), Dewey Mckinley, Jan 1972; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

    2. [S4] Indiana Marriage Records Index, 1845-1920.
      Spouse 1: Alonzo McKinley
      Spouse 2: Eliza Cook
      Marriage Date: 17 Jun 1882
      Name: P. C. Cauble
      Ancestry.com, 2000. Original Data: Works Progress Administration. Index to Marriage Records Indiana: Indiana Works Progress Administration, 1938-1940.

    3. [S73] FamilySearch, FamilySearch.org (Reliability: 0).
      Name: Alonzo Mc Kinley
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 17 Jun 1882
      Event Place: , Sullivan,
      Alternate Event Place:
      Registration Place: Sullivan, Indiana, United States
      Marriage License Date:
      Residence Place: Haddon Twp
      Gender: Male
      Age (Estimated):
      Race (Original): Caucasian
      Birth Date:
      Birthplace: Haddon Twp
      Father's Name: J D Mc Kinley
      Mother's Name: Mcclanahan
      Spouse's Name: Eliza Cook
      Spouse's Residence Place: Carlisle
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age (Estimated):
      Spouse's Previous Marriage Number:
      Spouse's Race (Original): Caucasian
      Spouse's Birth Date:
      Spouse's Birthplace: Haddon Twp
      Spouse's Father's Name: F Cook
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Chonening
      Informant's Name:
      Officiator's Name: P C Cauble
      Page:
      Record Number:
      Reference ID:
      GS Film number: 001401739
      Digital Folder Number: 004170579
      Image Number: 01015
      Number of Images: 1

      Citing this Record:
      "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XXFY-B15 : accessed 2 January 2015), Alonzo Mc Kinley and Eliza Cook, 17 Jun 1882; citing , Sullivan, , county clerk offices, Indiana; FHL microfilm 1,401,739.

    4. [S73] FamilySearch, FamilySearch.org (Reliability: 0).
      From Familysearch.com

      Groom's name: Commodore Dewey Mckinley
      Groom's race or color: White
      Groom's birthdate: 22 Dec 1898
      Groom's birthplace: Carlisle Indiana
      Groom's residence: Carlisle Indiana
      Groom's number of marriages:
      Groom's father's name: Alonzo Mckinley
      Groom's mother's name: Eliza Cook
      Bride's name: Gretchen Bernice Grass
      Bride's race or color: White
      Bride's birthdate: 13 Sep 1902
      Bride's birthplace: Carlisle Indiana
      Bride's residence: Carlisle Indiana
      Bride's number of marriages:
      Father of bride's name: Willard Lee Grass
      Mother of bride's name: Birtie Mary Fausel
      Officiator's Name: Ralph W Hoffman
      Informant's name:
      Marriage license date: 15 Jan 1921
      Registration Place: Sullivan, Indiana, USA
      Marriage county: Sullivan
      Marriage date: 15 Jan 1921
      Marriage place: , Sullivan,
      Official's name:
      Record number: 508
      Film number: 1401530
      Digital GS number: 4170576
      Image number: 00508
      Number of images: 1
      Collection: Indiana Marriages 1811-1959

      Citing this Record:
      "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XXNL-FQG : accessed 1 January 2015), Commodore Dewey Mckinley and Gretchen Berneice Grass, 15 Jan 1921; citing , Sullivan, , county clerk offices, Indiana; FHL microfilm 1,401,502.