Obit: Kenyon, Evelyn Lynn (1923 - 1953)

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Surnames: Kenyon, Lynn, Mills, Wilcott

----Source: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) 02/12/1953

Kenyon, Evelyn (1923? - 5 Feb. 1953)

Mrs. Bernard Kenyon, a former resident of the town of Brighton, (Marathon Co., Wisconsin) died in a Beloit, Wisconsin, hospital last Thursday of cancer at the age of 30 years. Funeral services were held Tuesday at Chippewa Falls and burial will be made where her grand parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Lynn, are interred (Forest Hill Cemetery of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin). Mrs. (Evelyn) Kenyon was the daughter of Gordon Lynn, and is the mother of five children ranging in age from eight to fifteen years.

***Note: The parents of Gordon Lynn (10 Feb 1898 - May 1971) were William S. and Mary (Mills) Lynn.  He and Beatrice were married 10 Feb 1898 in Chippewa, Wisconsin.

1930 Federal Census, Brighton, Marathon, Wisconsin, enumeration district number: 0007, family 78, line 78

Gordon Lynn, white, married male
father's birthplace: Canada
mother's birthplace: Pennsylvania

Household Members
head Gordon Lynn M 32 Wisconsin
daughter Beatrice Lynn F 11 Wisconsin
daughter Bernice Lynn F 9 Wisconsin
daughter Evelyn Lynn F 7 Wisconsin
daughter Phyllis Lynn F 5 Wisconsin
mother Mary Lynn F 64 Pennsylvania
father William Lynn M 70 Canada
laborer Andrew Wilcott M 45 Wisconsin

1940 Federal Census, Holton Town, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States, enumeration district number: 37-29, family 44, line 27

Evelyn Kennyon, white married female helper
residence in 1935: Clark, Wisconsin

Household Members
head Philipp Wink M 73 Germany
helper Bernard Kennyon M 23 Wisconsin
helper Evelyn Kennyon F 17 Wisconsin
Neal Kennyon M 1 Wisconsin
Carrol Kennyon F 1 Wisconsin



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