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Lafayette Franklin Decker1,2

Male
b. 5 February 1843, d. May 1932


Father Dr. Henry Decker b. 23 December 1814, d. 8 January 1892
Mother Susannah Adams b. 25 October 1817, d. 8 April 1893
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Family Allie M. Lynch b. circa 1847, d. 8 March 1906
Marriage* 5 June 1873  Principal=Allie M. Lynch 
Children  1. Rolland H. Decker b. c 1875
  2. Hugh L. Decker b. c 1877

Note*   Lafayette was living in Addison, NY. in 1918 as mentioned in his sister Mary Elizabeth Nim's obit. 
Birth* 5 February 1843  Adamsville, Muskingum Co., OH3 
Census* 1850  1850 Federal Census, Ohio, Muskingum County, Salem Township, Series: M432, Roll: 718, Page: 274A, September 27
(enumerated with father, Henry Decker)
03, 31, 31, Decker, Lafayette, 8, M, , , , , Ohio, , 1, ,4 
Census 1860  1860 Federal Census, Ohio, Muskingum County, Salem Township, Adamsville, Series: M653, Roll: 1019, Page: 564B, July 28
(enumerated with father, Henry Decker)
10, 1050, 971, Decker, Lafayette, 17, M, , Farm laboirer, , , Ohio, , 1, ,5 
Census 1870  1870 Federal Census, Ohio, Muskingum, Salem Township, Series: M593, Roll: 1251, Page: 329B
(enumerated with father, Henry Decker)
191, 195, Dicker, Lafayette, 27, M, W, Farm Laborer, 1100, 125, Ohio, , , , , , , , , 1,6 
Marriage* 5 June 1873  Principal=Allie M. Lynch 
Census 1880  1880 Federal Census, Ohio, Coshocton County, Coshocton, ED: 58, Series: T9, Roll: 1003, Page: 230A, June 10
15, 138, 140, Decker, L F, W, M, 42, , , , 1, , , Druggist, , , , , , , , , , , Ohio, Ohio, Ohio
16, 138, 140, Decker, Allie M, W, F, 33, , Wife, , 1, , Dress Maker, , , , , , , , , , , Ohio, Ireland, Va
17, 138, 140, Decker, Rolland H, W, M, 5, , Son, 1, , , , , , , , , , , , , , Ohio, Ohio, Ohio
18, 138, 140, Decker, Hugh L, W, M, 3, , Son, 1, , , , , , , , , , , , , , Ohio, Ohio, Ohio7 
Census 1910  1910 Federal Census, Ohio, Lucas County, Toledo, District 2, Ward 7, ED: 94, Series: T624, Roll: 1207, Page: 230A, April 22
Sheet 9A, 732 Nesslewood Street
17, 191, 204, Decker, Lafayette F, Head, M, W, 66, Wd, , , , Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, , , English, Salesman, Real Estate, OA, , , Yes, Yes, , O, F, H, , ,
18, 191, 204, Decker, Hugh L, Son, M, W, 32, S, , , , Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, , , English, Electrician, Electric Railroad, W, No, 0, Yes, Yes, , , , 12, 7, X, 48 
Census 1920  1920 Federal Census, Ohio, Lucas County, Toledo, Ward 7, ED: 83, Series: T625, Roll: 1409, Page: 139A, January 19
Sheet 9A, 732 Nesslewood Street
29, 189, 208, Decker, Lafayette F, Head, O, F, M, W, 77, Wd, , , , Yes, Yes, Ohio, , Ohio, , Ohio, , Yes, None, , ,
30, 189, 208, Decker, Hugh L, Son, , , F, W, 42, S, , , , Yes, Yes, Ohio, , Ohio, , Ohio, , Yes, Superintendant, Eletrical County, W,9 
Census 1930  1930 Federal Census, Ohio, Lucas County, Toledo, Ward 10, ED: 48-75, Block 15, Series: T626, Roll: 1836, Page: 19B, April 2
Sheet 1B, 732 Nesslewood Street
96, 26, 32, Decker, Lafayette F, Head, O, 6000, R, No, M, W, 86, Wd, 24, No, Yes, Ohio, New York, Virginia, , 59, , , , , Yes, None, , , , , , , ,
97, 26, 32, Decker, Hugh, Son, , , , No, F, W, 52, S, , No, Yes, Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, , 59, , , , , Yes, Auto Engineer, Auto Factory, 7622, W, Yes, , No, ,10 
News/Obit* May 1932  Obituary, Former Adamsville Resident Died in Toledo Last Week

Information was received by relatives here last week, that Lafayette Decker, aged 90, a former resident of Adamsville, had passed away at his home in Toledo.

Mr. Decker was a son of the late Dr. Decker, a former well known practicing physician in Adamsville. While residents here, the Decker family lived in the home now occupied by Harrison McDowell and Charles Shores.

The deceased was engaged in the real estate business in Toledo, where he had resided for many years. He is survived by one sister, Mrs. Sol Dickerson of Salt Lake City, Utah. Other near relatives in this vicinity include, Mrs. Geo. Shrigley, a niece, Lon Nims, a nephew, and Carson Hanks a first cousin. Many other relatives of Mr. Decker reside in Muskingum County.

Burial was made in a Toledo cemetery.

Appeared in the Adamsville Register, May, 1932.11 
Death* May 1932  Toledo, Lucas Co., OH 

Citations
  1. [S42] Dale Decker Personal Research, Dale Decker.
  2. [S56] Werts - Vinsel - Slater Family History, F. C. Slater.
  3. [S43] New Hope Lutheran Cemetery, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~ohmuski2/cemetery/newhopea.html.
  4. [S4] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , 1850 U.S. Federal Census.
  5. [S46] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , 1860 U.S. Federal Census.
  6. [S71] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , 1870 U.S. Federal Census.
  7. [S100] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , 1880 U.S. Federal Census.
  8. [S73] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , 1910 U.S. Federal Census.
  9. [S247] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , 1920 U.S. Federal Census.
  10. [S248] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , 1930 U.S. Federal Census.
  11. [S102] Adamsville Register Obits 1890-1939, R. Douglas Kreis.


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