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Reba Lenore Lemmon1,2

Female
b. 5 September 1918, d. 15 January 2004


Family Lawrence Charles Crowl b. 24 July 1912, d. 8 January 2002
Marriage* 16 April 1938  Steuben Co., IN, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K3LF-MWP
name: Lawrence C Crowl
event: Marriage
event date: 16 Apr 1938
event place: , Steuben, Indiana
other event place:
registration place: , Steuben, Indiana, United States
marriage license date: 16 Apr 1938
residence: Hamilton, , Indiana
gender: Male
age (estimated): 26
number of prior marriages: 2
race:
birth date: 24 Jul 1912
birthplace: Otsego Twp, Steuben, Indiana
father's name: Charles Crowl
mother's name: Etta Griffin
spouse's name: Reba L Lemmon
spouse's residence: Hamilton, , Indiana
spouse's gender: Female
spouse's age (estimated): 20
spouse's number of prior marriages:
spouse's race:
spouse's birth date: 05 Sep 1918
spouse's birthplace: , Dekalb, Indiana
spouse's father's name: Avery Lemmon
spouse's mother's name: Edith Radabaugh
informant's name:
officiator's name: L E Clayton
page: 474
record number:
reference:
film number: 001887328
digital folder number: 005329145
image number: 00399
number of images: 1
batch number: M03574-8
Collection: Lawrence C Crowl, "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959", Principal=Lawrence Charles Crowl1
Children  1. Connie Ruth Crowl b. 1941
  2. Charles Lawrence Crowl b. 1947
  3. James Crowl b. 1950

Biography*   Reba Lenore Lemmon CROWL
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Family Sketch
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Reba's grandparents came from Ottwa, Ohio to Marion, Indiana. Her parents came from near Marion, Indiana. Reba's grandfather Radabaugh worked on the canal and also on oil rigs. Her father worked on the canal. She remembers two brothers, Ellsworth and Harley, who took her sister Kathleen to the Worlds Fair in 1932.

Reba walked two miles each way to County School #6 for the first two years of her schooling. The family moved again, and her father drove the three children and two other neighbors to Hamilton to school every day. Reba worked for a family in Auburn after she finished high school. They took her with their family to Florida for three months and she got paid $5.00 a week. After she and Lawrence were married they lived in Pleasant Lake, where Lawrence worked in the grain elevator. Connie Ruth was born there. Reba has worked in many local restaurants in the Steuben County area: Captain Cabin, Hamilton House and Pokagan Inn. She was a member of the Pleasant Lake Homemakers Club and has been a member of the Hamilton Homemakers Club for years. She also worked for the Department of Agriculture serving as an agent for Expended Food Nutritional Program for 12 years.2 
Note*   Reba is the daughter of Avery Lemmon and Edith Radabaugh.1 
Birth* 5 September 1918  Ottowa Co, OH1,3 
Married Name 16 April 1938  Crowl1 
Marriage* 16 April 1938  Steuben Co., IN, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K3LF-MWP
name: Lawrence C Crowl
event: Marriage
event date: 16 Apr 1938
event place: , Steuben, Indiana
other event place:
registration place: , Steuben, Indiana, United States
marriage license date: 16 Apr 1938
residence: Hamilton, , Indiana
gender: Male
age (estimated): 26
number of prior marriages: 2
race:
birth date: 24 Jul 1912
birthplace: Otsego Twp, Steuben, Indiana
father's name: Charles Crowl
mother's name: Etta Griffin
spouse's name: Reba L Lemmon
spouse's residence: Hamilton, , Indiana
spouse's gender: Female
spouse's age (estimated): 20
spouse's number of prior marriages:
spouse's race:
spouse's birth date: 05 Sep 1918
spouse's birthplace: , Dekalb, Indiana
spouse's father's name: Avery Lemmon
spouse's mother's name: Edith Radabaugh
informant's name:
officiator's name: L E Clayton
page: 474
record number:
reference:
film number: 001887328
digital folder number: 005329145
image number: 00399
number of images: 1
batch number: M03574-8
Collection: Lawrence C Crowl, "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959", Principal=Lawrence Charles Crowl1
Census* 1940  1940 Federal Census, Indiana, Steuben County, Otsego Township, ED: 76-11, Series: T627, Roll: 1096, Page: 7A, April 26
Sheet 7A
(enumerated with husband, Lawrence Crowl)
26, 185, , , , Crowl, Reba L, Wife, 1, F, W, 21, M, No, H4, 30, Indiana, 60, , R, Steuben, Indiana, , , No, No, No, No, H, 5, , , , , , , 0, 0, Yes,4 
SSN* 15 January 2004  https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/J1C1-8WR
first name: Reba
middle name: L
last name: Crowl
name suffix:
birth date: 5 September 1918
social security number: 311-44-7287
place of issuance: Indiana
last residence: Steuben, Indiana
zip code of last residence: 46742
death date: 15 January 2004
estimated age at death: 86
Collection: Reba L Crowl, "United States Social Security Death Index"3 
Death* 15 January 2004  Cameron Hospital, Angola, Steuben Co., IN3,5 
News/Obit* 17 January 2004  REBA L. CROWL

REBA L. CROWL, 85, of Hamilton, died Thursday, Jan. 15, 2004, at Cameron Hospital, Angola. She was born Sept. 5, 1918, in DeKalb County. Surviving are a daughter, Connie Johnson, of Hamilton; sons, Charles Crowl of Hamilton, James Crowl of Angola; sister, Joyce Sutton of Hamilton; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Crowl, who died Jan. 8, 2002. Service is 10 a.m. Monday at Weicht Funeral Home, 207 N. West St., Angola. Visitation is from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, with Eastern Star Service at 7:30 p.m. Burial at Hamilton Cemetery, Hamilton. Memorials to Pleasant Lake Baptist Church or Steuben County Community Education.

Published in The Journal Gazette and The News-Sentinel, (Fort Wayne, IN) - January 17, 20045 

Citations
  1. [S905] Indiana Marriages, 1811-1959.
  2. [S1504] Unknown compiler.
  3. [S129] SSDI Death Index,.
  4. [S1286] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , 1940 U.S. Federal Census.
  5. [S323] News Bank.


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