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07-Noble Ira Burge
Birth: 29 Jan 1874, Jackson Co, IN
Death: 5 May 1935, State Hospital, Madison, Jefferson Co, IN- age 65
Burial: unmarked grave @ hospital grounds, Madison, IN
Occupation: School Teacher, Farmer
Mother: Mary Catherine Densford

Marriage: 3 Dec 1894, IN; Divorced 1900
1st Spouse: Mary Elizabeth ALTEMEYER
Birth: 28 Apr 1874, Brownstown, Jackson Co, IN
Death: 20 Oct (or 24 Nov) 1955, Seymour, Jackson Co, IN- age 81

Father: John Frederick Altemeyer (1848-1932)

Mother: Anna Maria Amelia Steinkamp (1848-1917)

     CHILDREN: Noble and Mary Elizabeth had two children:
08----ELMER FREDERICK WILLIAM BURGE [b. 8 Apr 1895, Bartholomew Co, IN; d.13 Jul 1953, Jackson Co, IN- age 58, bur. Weddleville Lutheran Cemetery], m. Flora Evelyn HELLER [b. 7 Oct 1900, Jackson Co, IN; d. 14 Jul 1983- age 82, bur. Weedleville Lutheran Cemetery, with her 2nd husband], daughter of Lewis Franklin Heller and Mary Jane Sullivan, on 20 (or 31) Jan 1920, Brownstown, Jackson Co, IN, had two daughters:
     09----OQUERITA BURGE [b. 12 May 1922];
     09----MILDRED LOUISE "Eloise" BURGE [b. 27 Jan 1924, Jackson Co, IN; d. 21 Apr 2016, Seymour, Jackson Co, IN- age 82, bur. Weddleville Lutheran Cemetery], m. Russell William MOCK [b. 16 Aug 1919, Norfolk, Madison Co, NE; d. 12 Mar 2001, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN- age- age 81, bur. Weedleville Lutheran Cemetery], Farmer, son of Charles Mock (1893-1941) and Wilhelmina Kohl (1898-1992), lic. 19 Jun 1946, Sparksville, IN;
08----RAYMOND GEORGE HERMAN BURGE [b. 28 May 1897, Bartholomew Co, IN; d. 18 Oct 1978, Vallonia, Jackson Co, IN- age 81], SSN: 313-16-9083/IN, m. Laura Mildred HERNDON [b. 28 Nov 1913, Jackson Co, IN; d. 24 Jul 1985, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Co, FL- age 71], SSN: 304-16-7900/IN on 6 May 1934, had two children:
     09----GEORGE RANDALL "RANNY' BURGE [b. 28 Dec 1938], m. Nancy Lynne HUDSON, had three children; and
     09----CYNTHIA ANN BURGE.

Marriage: Jan 1900, Daviess Co, IN- annulled after a few weeks.
2nd Spouse: Sarah J WALLINGSFORD

Marriage: 4 Nov 1900, Little Cincy, Greene Co, IN
3rd Spouse: Lenora Catherine BOSWELL
Birth: 26 Nov 1876, Jennings Co, IN
Death: 8 Feb 1968, Winchester, Randolph Co, IN- age 91

Occupation: SSN: 311-50-6176/IN

Father: William D Boswell (1836-1926)

Mother: Indiana Laswell (1840-1879)

Lenora 2nd m. Herbert A Reese (1876-1950) on 4 Sep 1920, Randolph, IN

     CHILDREN: Noble and Lenora Catherine had five children:
08----GERTRUDE LENORA BURGE [b. 29 Dec 1901, Greene Co, IN], m. Jerry Marion HESTER [b. 10 Sep 1895, Richmond, Madison Co, KY; d. 24 Jul 1968- age 72], SSN: 142-09-7722/NJ, son of Andrew & Sarah L Hester, about 1917, had four children:
     09----GERALDINE GERTRUDE HESTER [b. about 1918, IN];
     09----DORA MAE HESTER [ b. about 1920, IN];
     09----IRETA PEARL HESTER [b. about 1923; d. 1924- age 1]; and
     09----VIRGIL HESTER [b. about 1925, IN];
     Gertrude 2nd married John Clinton BALDWIN [b. ca.1884; d. ca. 1971] ca. 1954;
08----LEOTA IRENE BURGE [b. 13 Mar 1905, Greene Co, IN], m. 1st Emmett Earl GULLEY [b. ca.1902; d. ca.1987], had four daughters:
     09----BETTY MAXINE GULLEY [b. about 1923; d. 1958- age 35];
     09----DELORES RAE GULLEY [b. about 1927];
     09----BARBARA LOUISE GULLEY [b. about 1929]; and
     09----MARILYN SUE GULLEY [b. about 1932].
     Leota 2nd married Chester KRESS, no issue.
     Leota 3rd married Harry FURBY, no issue.
08----PAUL WHITCOMB BURGE [b. 29 Sep 1906, Greene Co, IN; d. Jan 1981, Winchester, Randolph Co, IN- age 74], SSN:  304-01-9483/IN;
08----JUANITA PEARL BURGE [b. 20 Sep 1908, Greene Co, IN, #15839; d. 6 Jun 2007, Winchester, Randolph Co, IN- age 98, bur. Fountain Park Cemetery], a Cook-Restaurant, m. 1st Loren Earl JENKINS [b. 1902; d. 1956- age 54], had daughter:

          09----ROBERTA P JENKINS [b. 14 Oct 1928, Winchester, Randolph Co, IN; d. 12 Feb 1966, Muncie, Delaware Co, IN- age 37, bur. Elm Ridge Memorial Park], m. Robert Davis MADDUX [b. 5 Dec 1922, Westport, Decatur Co, IN; d. 30 Nov 1982, Muncie, Delaware Co, IN- age 59, bur. Thompson Cemetery], had son:

               10----KEVIN R MADDUX [b. 13 Mar 1960; d. 7 Jun 1980- age 20, bur. Elm Ridge Memorial Park];

     Juanita 2nd m. Donald Herman BRADFORD [b. 24 Oct 1906, IN; d. 13 Jul 1984, Winchester, Randolph Co, IN- age 78, bur. Mt Zion Cemetery], son of Randson Perry Bradford (1871-) and Cadie/Katie Tiser (1871-) on 24 Dec 1964, Winchester, Randolph Co, IN; and
08----JAMES IRA SIRAS BURGE [b. 31 Jan 1911, Greene Co, IN; d. 2 Jan 1994, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co, OH- age 82], m. Virginia Dale SISSON [b. 3 Mar 1916, IN; d. 11 Jul 1985, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co, OH- age 69] on 1 Apr 1940, Harrison, Hamilton Co, OH.

     CENSUS:
     1880 Salt Creek Twp, Jackson Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Sheridan Burge 39, Farmer; Mary C Burge 36, Keeping House; Cora Burge 13; Noble Burge 8; Oscar Burge 6; Myrtie Burge 4; and Otto Burge 5/12. (ancestry.com interprets the surname as Benge- I disagree)
     1900 Cass Twp, Greene Co, IN census: has ???(all b. IN) Paris E Lukenbill 41, Drayman; Mollie Lukenbill 34 (3 children-2 living); Lena Lukenbill 13; Emery Lukenbill 6; Rebeca Brookshier 16, Servant;James Buntin 64, Dealer-Lumber (Boarder); and Ira Burge 26, Teacher (Boarder)
     1910 Greene Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Ira Burge 35, Teacher-School; Lenora C Burge 33; Lenora G Burge 8; Irene Burge 5; Paul W Burge 4; and Juanita P Burge 1.
     1910 Grassy Fork, Jackson Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Fred J Altemeyer 61, Farmer-Own Farm; Mollie A Altemeyer 62 (5 children-4 living); Clara K Altemeyer 26, Servant; Elmer Burge 15, Laborer-Home Farm (Grandson); and Ray Burge 12 (Grandson).
     1920 Seymour Ward 3, Jackson Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Oscar Mellencamp 29, Laborer-Blish? Milling Co; Clara Mellencamp 33; and Elmer F Burge 24, Salesman-Drug Store (Nephew).
     1920 Mill Twp, Grant Co, IN census: has Jerry Hester 24, b. KY, Laborer-Glass House; Gertrude Hester 18, b. IN; and Geraldine Hester 1-5/12, b. IN.
     1930 Madison Twp, Jefferson Co, IN census: has Ira Burge 58, b. IN (Widow) a Patient at Madison State Hospital.
     1930 Carr, Jackson Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Elmer Burge 34, Farmer-Farm; Flora Burge 29; Aquerita Burge 7; and Elouise Burge 6.
     1930 Commercial, Cumberland Co, NJ census: has Jerry Hester 34, b. KY, Foreman-Glass Factory; Gertrude Hester 28, b. IN; Geraldine Hester 11, b. IN; Dora M Hester 9, b. IN; and Virgil Hester 4-5/12, b. IN.
     1930 Franklin, Randolph Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Paul Burge 23, Laborer-Factory; Edith Burge 23; and Marry C Burge 1-5/12.


     1960 OBITUARY: KEVIN R MADDUX-- Services will be at 2:00 pm Tuesday in Gods Free Tabernacle for Kevin R Maddux age 20, RR 2 Gaston, with Rev Martin Brown officiating, burial will follow at Elm Ridge Cemetery, Friends may call at Parsons Mortuary 4-9 pm today or at the church an hour before the service Tuesday. Mr Maddux was killed in an auto crash sat at Ind 28 and Gaston and Yorktown Pike. He was born in Muncie and was employed at Hoppengardner Home Improvement Co. A 1978 graduate of Wes Del High School he was a member of Gods Free Will tabernacle and the church basketball team.

​[findagrave.com & DSON1492]


     1982 OBITUARY: WWII Army Veteran, Robert Maddux, 59, Gaston, died Tuesday at his home at 4:15 pm, after suffering a sudden heart attack. Mr Maddux was born in Westport Dec 5, 1927, the son of Stanley and Pearl Davis Maddux.
     He is survived by his wife, Susan Maddux; three daughters: Darlene, Linda and Julie; three step-daughters; seven sisters: Rosemary Maddux, a missionary in Zambia, Africa, Harriett Cruser, Franklin, Barbara Faidley, Indianapolis, Margaret McCullough and Lois Holzhause, both of Westport, Bonnie Sims, Sardinia and Rachel Brothy, Muncie; and two brothers: David Maddux, Las Vegas, Nev., and Joe Maddux, Gary. He was preceded in death by one son, Kevin Maddux.
     The funeral will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday morning in the Richmond Funeral Home in Gaston. Friends may call Thursday evening.
[--Greensburg Daily News (IN)--Wednesday, December 1, 1982 (obit provided by dhintx #47160808)]


     2016 OBITUARY: Eloise Mildred Mock, 92, of Medora, passed away Thursday, April 21, 2016, at Lutheran Community Home in Seymour with her family by her side. Born Jan. 27, 1924, in Sparksville, she was the daughter of Elmer and Flora Heller Burge, both of whom preceded her in death. On June 22, 1946, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Medora, she married Russell W. Mock, who preceded her in death March 12, 2001.
     Eloise was valedictorian of the 1941 graduating class of Medora High School and worked for several years at Medora Plastics doing office work. She liked sewing, woodworking and doing home improvement projects. She loved to dance, and she and her husband's favorite song to dance to was "Elvira" by The Oak Ridge Boys. She was very active with Jackson County Farm Bureau, where she served as the women's leader and on the board of directors for many years. She was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church.
     Survivors include her children, Charles K (Magdalena) Mock, Anne (John) Duell and Nancy (Robert) Martinez; grandchildren, William (Kristen) Mock, Michaela (Frank) Ragle, Travis (Leslie) Hall and Shadd Hargett; great-grandchildren, Heidi Ernest, Michael Ayers, Saffyre Edwards, Luke Hall, Stella Hall, Fiona Hall, Jacob Johnson and Clayton Johnson; a great-great-grandchild, Gracie McPike; sister, Oguerita McKinney; and several nieces and nephews.
     The funeral service will be at 11 am Monday at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church with the Rev Jack Belk officiating. Burial will follow at Weddleville Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 to 5 pm Sunday at Hague Funeral Home in Medora and from 10 am until time of service Monday at the church. Memorial checks may be made to the Weddleville Lutheran Cemetery Fund or donor's charity of choice. Hague Funeral Home handled arrangements.
[courtesy of findagrave.com & Published in Tribune from Apr. 22 to Apr. 30, 2016]

     BIOGRAPHY: Noble had been in a hunting accident in the early 1900's and carried a bullet in his head. He was in and out of hospitals for the rest of his life. He is (supposedly) buried in an unmarked grave on the State Hospital grounds, Madison, IN, but the hospital claims the records have been lost.

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