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Luther Elmer Dicken

Luther Elmer Dicken

Male 1901 - 1966  (65 years)

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  • Name Luther Elmer Dicken  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Born 1 Feb 1901  Lamar Co. Tx Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Pastor  [15
    Residence Paris, Lamar, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1910  Justice Precinct 6, Lamar, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1910  Justice Precinct 6, Lamar, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1910  Justice Precinct 6, Lamar, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1910  Justice Precinct 6, Lamar, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1910  Justice Precinct 6, Lamar, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1910  Justice Precinct 6, Lamar, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1930  Precinct 6, Lamar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Age: 29; Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head 
    Residence 1935  Sumner, Lamar, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Residence 1 Apr 1940  Paris, Lamar, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Age: 39; Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head 
    Residence 1 Apr 1940  Paris, Lamar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head 
    Residence 1946  Paris, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Residence 1957  Paris, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 29 Jun 1966  Paris, Lamar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 13
    • Age at Death: 65
    Buried 29 Jun 1966  Paris, Tx Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 8, 10
    Person ID I1018  Jacob Eller 3
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2018 

    Father Robert Walter Dicken,   b. 10 Mar 1879, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1942, Lamar Co., Tx Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Minnie Ola Guttery,   b. 19 Jan 1884, Lamar, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1939, Precinct 6, Lamar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 14 Jan 1900  Lamar Co., Tx Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Family ID F290  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth Marie Medlock,   b. 30 Jun 1902, Batesville, Ar Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1988, Katy, Harris, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1922  Lamar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Harold D Dicken,   b. 28 Jun 1930, Brookston, Lamar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 2011, Conway Regional Health System Mayflower AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Natural]
     2. Billie Jo Dicken,   b. 27 Jan 1927, Paris, Lamar Co. Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 2008, Katy, Fort Bend, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [Natural]
     3. Emma Francis Dicken,   b. 22 Feb 1925, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1995, Rolling Meadows, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [Natural]
     4. Robert Arthur Dicken,   b. 9 Feb 1928, Paris, Lamar Co Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1928, Maxey, Lamar County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Natural]
     5. Mary Ruth Dicken,   b. 3 Nov 1936, Sumner, Lamar Co., Tx Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1936, Sumner, Lamar Co., Tx Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Natural]
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F315  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head - 1 Apr 1940 - Paris, Lamar, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Jun 1966 - Paris, Lamar, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • http://userdb.rootsweb.com/cemeteries/TX/Lamar/cgi-bin/txlamarcem.cgi?id=18361&d=Lamar_Co._TX_Cemeteries&r=http://userdb.rootsweb.com/cemeteries/TX/Lamar/&s=

      Interment Record for Luther Elmer Dicken
      Name: Luther Elmer Dicken
      Born: 1 Feb 1901
      Died: 29 Jun 1966
      Buried: Meadowbrook
      Location: F-272-01
      Notes: From the record journal of Meadowbrook Cemetery; an unmarked grave, son of Robert W. and Minnie Gatterz- Dicken. Born in Lamar County, TX., died in Paris, TX. *THE PARIS NEWS, 29 Jun 1966: 'The Rev. L. E. Dicken, 65, longtime Baptist minister, suffered a heart attack at home, 427 W. Sherman St., Wednesday and was dead on arrival at Lamar Medical Center at 10:15 p.m. Licensed to preach in 1938, Mr. Dicken helped organize Belmont Baptist Church in 1940, and was ordained the following year as its pastor. He served other churches in Lamar and adjacent countries, and retired in February, 1963, from pastorate of North Paris Baptist Church, but continued ministerial duties on call of area churches. Relatives will receive friends Thursday between 7:30 and 9 p.m. at Leverett and Steele Funeral Home, where service will be conducted Friday at 3 p.m. Interment will be made in Meadowbrook cemetery. Born in Lamar County, Feb 1, 1901, Luther Elmer Dicken was a son of Robert W. and Minnie (Guttery) Dicken. He married Miss Ruth Marie Medlock, 24 Dec 1922, and she survives, besides four children; Harold D. Dicken, Pecos; Larry Lee Dicken and Mrs. Martin Browning, Paris, and Mrs. Arnold Rosenthal, Chicago, Ill.; 11 other descendants, including a granddaughter, Shirley Dicken, whom the L. E. Dickens reared; Also nine half-brothers and half-sisters: Emory Neal, Brookston; Lowell Dicken, Irving; Harvey Dicken and Mrs. Delroy Ruth, Paris....(remainder unreadable.)'

  • Sources 
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    5. [S24] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).
      Record for Rev L. E. Dicken

    6. [S20] Ancestry Family Trees, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;), Database online.
      Record for Luther Elmer Dicken

    7. [S20] Ancestry Family Trees, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;), Database online.
      Record for Elmer Dicken

    8. [S57] FamilySearch Family Tree, FamilySearch.org, "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org : modified 17 May 2017, 13:29), entry for Luther Elmer Dicken(PID https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/4:1:K695-ZXB); contributed by various users. PersonID K695-ZXB.
      Luther Elmer Dicken

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      Elmo Dicken in household of Freeman Neal, "United States Census, 1910"

    10. [S250] FamilySearch Family Tree, FamilySearch.org, "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org : modified 17 May 2017, 13:29), entry for Luther Elmer Dicken(PID https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/4:1:K695-ZXB); contributed by various users. PersonID K695-ZXB.
      Luther Elmer Dicken

    11. [S250] FamilySearch Family Tree, FamilySearch.org, "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M2S6-R76 : accessed 13 September 2017), Elmo Dicken in household of Freeman Neal, Justice Precinct 6, Lamar, Texas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 97, sheet 12A, family 241, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1571; FHL microfilm 1,375,584.
      Elmo Dicken in household of Freeman Neal, "United States Census, 1910"

    12. [S288] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2015;).

    13. Details: Number: 451-10-3812; Issue State: Texas; Issue Date: Before 1951 Citation Text: Record for Luther Dicken.

    14. [S18] Web: Texas, Find A Grave Index, 1761-2012, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).
      Record for L. E. Dicken

    15. [S55] U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for Ruth M Dicken

    16. [S8] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;), Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 6, Lamar, Texas; Roll: 2368; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0032; Image: 401.0; FHL microfilm: 2342102.
      Record for Elmer L Dickens

    17. [S9] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), Year: 1940; Census Place: Paris, Lamar, Texas; Roll: T627_4089; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 139-7.

    18. [S26] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Year: 1900; Census Place: Justice Precinct 5, Lamar, Texas; Roll: 1652; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0081; FHL microfilm: 1241652.