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Van Dyke, Emily M.
MAIDEN NAME: Kelley AKA 1:  AKA 2:  AKA 3: 
BORN: 29 Oct 1893 DIED: 26 Feb 1991 BURIED:  ~ Smith Cemetery
BIRTH PLACE:  Athens, Clarke Co, Georgia
DEATH PLACE: Albany, Linn Co, Oregon
1930 CENSUS - Emily Van Dyke (35y, b Georgia, married at age 25y) enumerated with husband Henry (38y, b Michigan, married at age 28 years, occupation chief clerk, meat company office) and 3 children, Henry Jr (8y, b Pennsylvania), William (6y, b Pennsylvania) & Lucy (3y4m, b Pennsylvania) 1940 CENSUS - Emily M. Van Dyke (46y, b Georgia) enumerated with husband Henry I. (48y, b Michigan, occupation interviewer, Michigan Unemployment) and 3 children Henry Jr (18y, b Pennsylvania), William E. (16y, b Pennsylvania) & Lucy W. (13y, b Pennsylvania); family was living in same place in 1935
OSBH DC (1991 Linn Co) #91-03466
Emily M. Van Dyke, Oct. 29, 1893-Feb. 26, 1991 Emily M. Van Dyke, 97, of Albany, died Tuesday. She was born to William David and Mary Eliza (Haynes) Kelley in Athena, GA. She graduated from normal school in Athens and taught elementary school there for two years. During World War I she monitored mail for the military in Washington, DC, were she met Henry Van Dyke. They were married March 6, 1920, in Pittsburgh, PA. The Van Dykes lived in Pittsburgh, Detroit, and Battle Creek, Michigan, before moving to Corvallis in 1964. Mr Van Dyke died in March 1977 in Corvallis. Surviving are daughter Lucy Martin of Albany; sons Henry of Corvallis and William of Lawrence, KS; 12 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Three siblings died before her. A memorial service will be at 1:30 pm Sunday at Mrs Van Dyke’s most recent residence, Gramma’s House, 704 38th Ave SE, Albany. Memorials can be made to World Vision. Albany Democrat Herald, Thursday, February 28, 1991
Van Dyke Emily Kelly 1893-1991 [shares marker with Henry Van Dyke]
ODI 1930 PA CENSUS (Allegheny Co, Pittsburgh, ED 130, sheet 2B) 1940 MI CENSUS (Calhoun Co, Battle Creek, ED 13-14, sheet 5B) Albany Democrat Herald, 28 Feb 1991 [as published by Linn Genealogical Society in Obituaries from Albany Democrat Herald, 1991]

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