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Delbert Ross May Sr.Age: 65 years19091974

Name
Delbert Ross May Sr.
Given names
Delbert Ross
Surname
May
Name suffix
Sr.
Birth January 21, 1909 26 21
Source: Find A Grave
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Census April 30, 1910 (Age 15 months)
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Name: Delbert R May Titles and Terms: Event Type: Census Event Date: 1910 Event Place: Carpenter, Jasper, Indiana, United States District: ED 16 Gender: Male Age: 1 Marital Status: Single Race: White Race (Original): White Relationship to Head of Household: Son Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son Birth Year (Estimated): 1909 Birthplace: Indiana Immigration Year: Father's Birthplace: Indiana Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Sheet Letter: A Sheet Number: 7 Sheet Number and Letter: 7A Household ID: 112 Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Affiliate Publication Number: T624 Affiliate Film Number: 357 GS Film Number: 1374370 Digital Folder Number: 004971215 Image Number: 00641 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace Bertrand May Head M 26 Indiana Orthel T May Wife F 22 Indiana Delbert R May Son M 1 Indiana Birdie May Daughter F 7 Indiana Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MKPQ-13G : 29 October 2015), Delbert R May in household of Bertrand May, Carpenter, Jasper, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 16, sheet 7A, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,374,370.
Death of a paternal grandfatherJacob Andrew May
March 9, 1919 (Age 10 years)
Source: Find A Grave
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Source: Obituary
Citation details: Published in the Rensselaer Republican on Monday evening, March 10, 1919
Text:
Rensselaer Republican Mon. Eve., 10 Mar 1919, pg. 1, col. 3 Civil War Veteran Called Jacob A. May, an uncle of County Treasurer Charles V. May, died very suddenly at his home in Remington Sunday, just after he had partaken of a very hearty dinner. The deceased is survived by his wife and two sons, Claude and Bert May. He was a veteran of the Civil war and was a prisoner in Libby prison with the Late Captain J.M. Wasson of this city. He was seventy-two years of age.
Burial of a paternal grandfatherJacob Andrew May
after March 9, 1919 (Age 10 years)
Source: Find A Grave
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Name: Jacob Andrew May Maiden Name: Event Type: Burial Event Date: 1919 Event Place: Remington, Jasper, Indiana, United States of America Photograph Included: Y Birth Date: 23 Aug 1846 Death Date: 09 Mar 1919 Affiliate Record Identifier: 58456331 Cemetery: Remington Cemetery Citing this Record: "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVKB-8VNS : 13 December 2015), Jacob Andrew May, 1919; Burial, Remington, Jasper, Indiana, United States of America, Remington Cemetery; citing record ID 58456331, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

Census January 19, 1920 (Age 10 years)
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Name: Delbert May Titles and Terms: Event Type: Census Event Date: 1920 Event Place: Carpenter, Jasper, Indiana, United States District: ED 15 Gender: Male Age: 10 Marital Status: Single Race: White Race (Original): White Can Read: Can Write: Relationship to Head of Household: Son Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son Own or Rent: Birth Year (Estimated): 1910 Birthplace: Indiana Immigration Year: Father's Birthplace: Indiana Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Sheet Letter: A Sheet Number: 5 Sheet Number and Letter: 5A Household ID: 94 Line Number: 33 Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Affiliate Publication Number: T625 Affiliate Film Number: 440 GS Film Number: 1820440 Digital Folder Number: 004964864 Image Number: 00070 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace Bertrand May Head M 37 Indiana Orpha A May Wife F 32 Indiana Delbert May Son M 10 Indiana Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MF75-SDD : 14 December 2015), Delbert May in household of Bertrand May, Carpenter, Jasper, Indiana, United States; citing sheet 5A, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,820,440.
Census April 14, 1930 (Age 21 years)
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Name: Delbert May Titles and Terms: Event Type: Census Event Date: 1930 Event Place: Carpenter, Jasper, Indiana, United States District: ED 3 Gender: Male Age: 20 Marital Status: Single Race: White Race (Original): White Relationship to Head of Household: Lodger Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Lodger Birth Year (Estimated): 1910 Birthplace: Indiana Immigration Year: Father's Birthplace: Indiana Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Sheet Letter: B Sheet Number: 5 Sheet Number and Letter: 5B Household ID: 100 Line Number: 68 Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Affiliate Publication Number: T626 Affiliate Film Number: 594 GS Film Number: 2340329 Digital Folder Number: 004950610 Image Number: 00616 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace Edgar O Gordan Head M 37 Indiana Myrtle E Gordan Wife F 34 Indiana Fay E Gordan Daughter F 13 Indiana Maxine R Gordan Daughter F 11 Indiana Ralph D Gordan Son M 4 Indiana Donald W Gordan Son M 3 Indiana Delbert May Lodger M 20 Indiana Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1930", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XHM1-PPP : 8 December 2015), Delbert May in entry for Edgar O Gordan, 1930.
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Ann Ravenscroft
June 5, 1938 (Age 29 years)
Source: Find A Grave
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Source: Obituary
Citation details: Published in The Remington Press on Friday, June 10, 1938
Text:
The Remington Press Fri., 10 June 1938, pg. 1, col. 3 Mrs. Jacob May Called to Rest Death on Sunday morning claimed another life long resident of Remington, when the final chapter in long life of Mrs. Elizabeth Ann (Ravenscroft) May, widow of Jacob May, who was one of he early settlers in Carpenter Township died. Mrs. May was born near New Creek Station., W. Virginia, August 28, 1848 and died at the advanced age of almost 90 years. She came to this community with her parents when a child and has lived here ever since. On December 3, 1868 she was married to Jacob May and five children were born to this union. Of the five four have passed on, leaving Bertram May the sole survivor of the family. There is also one grandson, Delbert R. May. Her husband passed over in 1919. The deceased has been in failing health for a couple of years, but a stroke a year ago left her practically helpless, since which time her decline has been slow but sure and from an entriely helpless condition many weeks she passed to her lst rest on Sunday morning. The funeral services were held at the residence of Mrs. Ida May with whom she had made her home since the death of her husband, on Tuesday afternoon at two o'clock.
Death of a maternal grandmotherMalinda Jane Waymire
1938 (Age 28 years)

Burial of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Ann Ravenscroft
June 7, 1938 (Age 29 years)
Source: Find A Grave
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Name: Elizabeth Ann Ravenscroft May Maiden Name: Ravenscroft Event Type: Burial Event Date: 1938 Event Place: Remington, Jasper, Indiana, United States of America Photograph Included: Y Birth Date: 28 Aug 1848 Death Date: 05 Jun 1938 Affiliate Record Identifier: 58456363 Cemetery: Remington Cemetery Citing this Record: "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVKB-8VF5 : 11 July 2016), Elizabeth Ann Ravenscroft May, 1938; Burial, Remington, Jasper, Indiana, United States of America, Remington Cemetery; citing record ID 58456363, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

Birth of a son
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Robert Alvin May
September 24, 1938 (Age 29 years)
Source: Obituary
Citation details: Published in Toledo Blade from Aug. 5 to Aug. 6, 2007
Census April 26, 1940 (Age 31 years)
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Name: Delbert R May Titles and Terms: Event Type: Census Event Date: 1940 Event Place: Union Township, Benton, Indiana, United States Gender: Male Age: 36 Marital Status: Married Race (Original): White Race: White Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head Relationship to Head of Household: Head Birthplace: Indiana Birth Year (Estimated): 1904 Last Place of Residence: Jasper, Indiana District: 4-16 Family Number: 101 Sheet Number and Letter: 5A Line Number: 21 Affiliate Publication Number: T627 Affiliate Film Number: 1027 Digital Folder Number: 005459783 Image Number: 00314 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace Delbert R May Head M 36 Indiana Burnadette May Wife F 38 Indiana Joseph May Son M 7 Indiana Delmar R May Son M 5 Indiana Shirley D May Daughter F 3 Indiana Robert A May Son M 1 Indiana Gilbert E May Son M 0 Indiana Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V1R7-VKW : accessed 12 September 2016), Delbert R May, Union Township, Benton, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 4-16, sheet 5A, family 101, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1027.
Death of a fatherBertrand May
May 8, 1964 (Age 55 years)
Source: Find A Grave
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Burial of a fatherBertrand May
after May 8, 1964 (Age 55 years)
Source: Find A Grave
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Name: Bertrand May Maiden Name: Event Type: Burial Event Date: Event Place: Remington, Jasper, Indiana, United States of America Photograph Included: Y Birth Date: Death Date: Affiliate Record Identifier: 59343050 Cemetery: Remington Cemetery Citing this Record: "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV27-R6VY : 13 December 2015), Bertrand May, ; Burial, Remington, Jasper, Indiana, United States of America, Remington Cemetery; citing record ID 59343050, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
Death of a motherOrpha Aileen Timmons
September 27, 1965 (Age 56 years)
Source: Find A Grave
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Source: Obituary
Citation details: Published in the Remington Press on Friday, October 1, 1965
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Last Rites Held In Remington Thursday For Mrs. O.M. Spencer Last rites were held in 2 p.m. Thurday at the Howard funeral chapel, Remington, for Mrs. Orpha May Spencer, 76, with Rev. Richard Madden officiating. Burial was in Remington cemetery. Mrs. Spencer, a native of Jasper county, died Monday night in the State hospital, Logansport, after a long illness. Surviving is a son, Delbert May of Winamac.
Burial of a motherOrpha Aileen Timmons
September 30, 1965 (Age 56 years)
Source: Find A Grave
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Name: Orpha Aileen Timmons Spencer Maiden Name: Timmons Event Type: Burial Event Date: 1965 Event Place: Remington, Jasper, Indiana, United States of America Photograph Included: Y Birth Date: 06 Nov 1887 Death Date: Sep 1965 Affiliate Record Identifier: 59343288 Cemetery: Remington Cemetery Citing this Record: "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV27-RXQ9 : 11 July 2016), Orpha Aileen Timmons Spencer, 1965; Burial, Remington, Jasper, Indiana, United States of America, Remington Cemetery; citing record ID 59343288, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
Death July 18, 1974 (Age 65 years)
Source: Find A Grave
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Source: Obituary
Citation details: Published in the Rensselaer Republican on July 19, 1974
Text:
Delbert Ross May Sr., 65, passed away at 4:45 p.m. Thursday in his home on R.r. 2, Winamac. He had been in failing health three years. Born in Remington on January 21, 1909, he was the son of Bertrand and Orpha A. (Timmons) May. He was married to Burnadetta St. Peter on May 6, 1931, in Rensselaer. A resident of the Winamac community since 1942, going there from Remington, he was a member of the Community Baptist Church of Winamac. Surviving with the widow are four daughters, Mrs. Shirley Carmany of North Judson, Mrs;. Orpha A. Okeley of Merrillville, Mrs. Beverly Baker of Mentone, and Mrs. June May of South Haven, Indiana, six sons, Joseph Sr. of East Chicago, Delmar of English Lake, Robert of Portage, Gilbert of Knox, Richard, serving with the U.S. Army in San Antonio, Texas, and Delbert Jr. of Winamac, and 26 grandchildren. Rev. Franklin Arthur officiating. Interment in McKinley Memorial Gardens, Winiamac.
Burial after July 18, 1974
Source: Find A Grave
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Name: Delbert Ross May Maiden Name: Event Type: Burial Event Date: 1974 Event Place: Winamac, Pulaski, Indiana, United States of America Photograph Included: N Birth Date: 21 Jan 1909 Death Date: 18 Jul 1974 Affiliate Record Identifier: 129045534 Cemetery: McKinley Memorial Gardens Citing this Record: "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVGY-D9MM : 13 December 2015), Delbert Ross May, 1974; Burial, Winamac, Pulaski, Indiana, United States of America, McKinley Memorial Gardens; citing record ID 129045534, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
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Marriage: November 15, 1906
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Gilbert Ernest May
Birth: August 18, 1907 25 19Jasper County, Indiana
Death: March 24, 1908Jasper County, Indiana
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Robert Alvin May
Birth: September 24, 1938 29 26Rensselaer, Jasper County, Indiana
Death: August 3, 2007Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio
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BirthFind A Grave
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CensusCensus, Federal, 1910
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Name: Delbert R May Titles and Terms: Event Type: Census Event Date: 1910 Event Place: Carpenter, Jasper, Indiana, United States District: ED 16 Gender: Male Age: 1 Marital Status: Single Race: White Race (Original): White Relationship to Head of Household: Son Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son Birth Year (Estimated): 1909 Birthplace: Indiana Immigration Year: Father's Birthplace: Indiana Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Sheet Letter: A Sheet Number: 7 Sheet Number and Letter: 7A Household ID: 112 Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Affiliate Publication Number: T624 Affiliate Film Number: 357 GS Film Number: 1374370 Digital Folder Number: 004971215 Image Number: 00641 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace Bertrand May Head M 26 Indiana Orthel T May Wife F 22 Indiana Delbert R May Son M 1 Indiana Birdie May Daughter F 7 Indiana Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MKPQ-13G : 29 October 2015), Delbert R May in household of Bertrand May, Carpenter, Jasper, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 16, sheet 7A, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,374,370.
CensusCensus, Federal, 1920
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Name: Delbert May Titles and Terms: Event Type: Census Event Date: 1920 Event Place: Carpenter, Jasper, Indiana, United States District: ED 15 Gender: Male Age: 10 Marital Status: Single Race: White Race (Original): White Can Read: Can Write: Relationship to Head of Household: Son Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son Own or Rent: Birth Year (Estimated): 1910 Birthplace: Indiana Immigration Year: Father's Birthplace: Indiana Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Sheet Letter: A Sheet Number: 5 Sheet Number and Letter: 5A Household ID: 94 Line Number: 33 Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Affiliate Publication Number: T625 Affiliate Film Number: 440 GS Film Number: 1820440 Digital Folder Number: 004964864 Image Number: 00070 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace Bertrand May Head M 37 Indiana Orpha A May Wife F 32 Indiana Delbert May Son M 10 Indiana Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MF75-SDD : 14 December 2015), Delbert May in household of Bertrand May, Carpenter, Jasper, Indiana, United States; citing sheet 5A, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,820,440.
CensusCensus, Federal, 1930
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Name: Delbert May Titles and Terms: Event Type: Census Event Date: 1930 Event Place: Carpenter, Jasper, Indiana, United States District: ED 3 Gender: Male Age: 20 Marital Status: Single Race: White Race (Original): White Relationship to Head of Household: Lodger Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Lodger Birth Year (Estimated): 1910 Birthplace: Indiana Immigration Year: Father's Birthplace: Indiana Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Sheet Letter: B Sheet Number: 5 Sheet Number and Letter: 5B Household ID: 100 Line Number: 68 Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Affiliate Publication Number: T626 Affiliate Film Number: 594 GS Film Number: 2340329 Digital Folder Number: 004950610 Image Number: 00616 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace Edgar O Gordan Head M 37 Indiana Myrtle E Gordan Wife F 34 Indiana Fay E Gordan Daughter F 13 Indiana Maxine R Gordan Daughter F 11 Indiana Ralph D Gordan Son M 4 Indiana Donald W Gordan Son M 3 Indiana Delbert May Lodger M 20 Indiana Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1930", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XHM1-PPP : 8 December 2015), Delbert May in entry for Edgar O Gordan, 1930.
CensusCensus, Federal, 1940
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Name: Delbert R May Titles and Terms: Event Type: Census Event Date: 1940 Event Place: Union Township, Benton, Indiana, United States Gender: Male Age: 36 Marital Status: Married Race (Original): White Race: White Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head Relationship to Head of Household: Head Birthplace: Indiana Birth Year (Estimated): 1904 Last Place of Residence: Jasper, Indiana District: 4-16 Family Number: 101 Sheet Number and Letter: 5A Line Number: 21 Affiliate Publication Number: T627 Affiliate Film Number: 1027 Digital Folder Number: 005459783 Image Number: 00314 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace Delbert R May Head M 36 Indiana Burnadette May Wife F 38 Indiana Joseph May Son M 7 Indiana Delmar R May Son M 5 Indiana Shirley D May Daughter F 3 Indiana Robert A May Son M 1 Indiana Gilbert E May Son M 0 Indiana Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V1R7-VKW : accessed 12 September 2016), Delbert R May, Union Township, Benton, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 4-16, sheet 5A, family 101, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1027.
DeathFind A Grave
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DeathObituary
Citation details: Published in the Rensselaer Republican on July 19, 1974
Text:
Delbert Ross May Sr., 65, passed away at 4:45 p.m. Thursday in his home on R.r. 2, Winamac. He had been in failing health three years. Born in Remington on January 21, 1909, he was the son of Bertrand and Orpha A. (Timmons) May. He was married to Burnadetta St. Peter on May 6, 1931, in Rensselaer. A resident of the Winamac community since 1942, going there from Remington, he was a member of the Community Baptist Church of Winamac. Surviving with the widow are four daughters, Mrs. Shirley Carmany of North Judson, Mrs;. Orpha A. Okeley of Merrillville, Mrs. Beverly Baker of Mentone, and Mrs. June May of South Haven, Indiana, six sons, Joseph Sr. of East Chicago, Delmar of English Lake, Robert of Portage, Gilbert of Knox, Richard, serving with the U.S. Army in San Antonio, Texas, and Delbert Jr. of Winamac, and 26 grandchildren. Rev. Franklin Arthur officiating. Interment in McKinley Memorial Gardens, Winiamac.
BurialFind A Grave
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Name: Delbert Ross May Maiden Name: Event Type: Burial Event Date: 1974 Event Place: Winamac, Pulaski, Indiana, United States of America Photograph Included: N Birth Date: 21 Jan 1909 Death Date: 18 Jul 1974 Affiliate Record Identifier: 129045534 Cemetery: McKinley Memorial Gardens Citing this Record: "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVGY-D9MM : 13 December 2015), Delbert Ross May, 1974; Burial, Winamac, Pulaski, Indiana, United States of America, McKinley Memorial Gardens; citing record ID 129045534, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.