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  • ID: I4700
  • Name: Bernie Elkins 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 21 DEC 1924 in Hazel Green, Wolfe County, Kentucky, USA
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  • LATI: N37.797504
  • LONG: W83.416695 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
  • Residence: 1940 US Census 1 APR 1935 Wolfe County, Kentucky, USA
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  • LATI: N37.741684
  • LONG: W83.490433 2
  • Death: 9 JUN 2004 in Anchorage, Anchorage County, Alaska, USA
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  • LATI: N61.218079
  • LONG: W149.900253 4 5 6
  • Residence: 1940 US Census 6 MAY 1940 Jackson, Steuben County, Indiana, USA
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  • LATI: N39.064999
  • LONG: W85.441414 2
  • Residence: 1930 US Census 14 APR 1930 Lee City, Wolfe County, Kentucky, USA
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  • LATI: N37.739166
  • LONG: W83.333038 1
  • Residence: Public Record 1993 Anchorage, Anchorage County, Alaska, USA
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  • LATI: N61.218079
  • LONG: W149.900253 7



    Father: Clifford Elkins b: 5 SEP 1888 in Wolfe County, Kentucky, USA
    Mother: Fannie Brewer b: 23 FEB 1886 in Kentucky, USA

    Marriage 1 Ethel J. Risoff b: 30 NOV 1926 in Seldovia, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, USA
    • Married: 12 JUN 1948
    • Note:

      RESEARCH STANDARD APPLIED
      Researched by Timothy J. Barron, updated February 1, 2014

      The initial information was found in Clay Hollon's 1958 book "Hollon and Related Families." Bernie is listed on page 38 with his parents. The information has been subsequently supported via the additional records and documentation listed below.

      1924 BIRTH OF BERNIE ELKINS
      Researched by Timothy J. Barron, updated February 1, 2014

      The Kentucky, Birth Index, 1911-1999 lists the following record: "Name: Bernie Elkins, Date of Birth: 31 Dec 1924, County: Wolfe, Mother's Name: Fannie Brewer, Volume Number: 141, Certificate Number: 70364, Volume Year: 1924."

      1930 CENSUS OF BERNIE ELKINS
      Researched by Timothy J. Barron, updated February 1, 2014

      The U.S. Census enumerated on April 14, 1930 shows him living in Lee City, Wolfe County, Kentucky: LINE 9: Bernie Elkins, son, male, white, age 5, single, born in Kentucky, father born in Kentucky, mother born in Kentucky.

      1940 CENSUS OF BERNIE ELKINS
      Researched by Timothy J. Barron, updated February 1, 2014

      The U.S. Census enumerated on May 6, 1940 shows him living in Jackson, Steuben County, Indiana: LINE 67: Bernie Elkins, son, male, white, age 15, single, attending school, educated to 8th grade, born in Kentucky, lived in rural Wolfe County, Kentucky on April 1, 1935.

      1999 DEATH OF ETHEL ELKINS
      Researched by Timothy J. Barron, updated February 1, 2014

      The Social Security Death Index lists the following record: "Name: Ethel J. Elkins, SSN: 574-07-5309, Last Residence: 99517 Anchorage, Anchorage, Alaska, USA, Born: 30 Nov 1926, Died: 10 Apr 1999, State (Year) SSN issued: Alaska (Before 1951)." The followiing obituary was published in the Anchorage Daily News newspaper from Anchorage, Alaska on April 14, 1999: "Lifelong Alaskan Ethel J. Risoff Elkins, 72, died April 10, 1999, at her home in Anchorage. A visitation was held at Evergreen Memorial Chapel, 737 E St. A service was at All Saint's Episcopal Church, Eighth Avenue and F Street. Mrs. Elkins was born Nov. 30, 1926, to Eliodor and Rika Risoff in Seldovia. As a young girl, she spent summers fishing at the family's fish camp on Fire Island. She graduated from Anchorage High School in 1945. Mrs. Elkins was a survivor of the S.S. Yukon shipwreck of 1945. She had been traveling to Seattle at the time to further her education. Upon her return to Anchorage she met and married Bernie Elkins who was in the U.S. Army and stationed at Fort Richardson. They were married June 12, 1948. In 1980, Mrs. Elkins retired from the Anchorage School District after 20 years as school secretary at North Star and Northwood elementary schools and the Anchorage School District's Anchorage Special Education Information Management Center (ASEIMC) and the Audio Visual Department. After retirement, she continued her employment with the district as a substitute. She derived great pleasure and comfort from the many friends she made during that time. Over the years, she traveled to Europe extensively with her husband, Bernie. She also enjoyed spending time with her family at their homestead near Ninilchik. She was an avid fisherwoman and outdoor enthusiast. Mrs. Elkins is survived by her husband, Bernie Elkins; her father, Eliodor Risoff; son and daughter-in-law, Jeff and Marty Elkins; granddaughters, Brooke and Tracy; and many other family members in Anchorage, Seldovia, Hawaii and Montana. Arrangements by Evergreen Memorial Chapels."

      2004 DEATH OF BERNIE ELKINS
      Researched by Timothy J. Barron, updated February 1, 2014

      The Social Security Death Index lists the following record: "Name: Bernie Elkins, Last Residence: 99504 Anchorage, Anchorage, Alaska, USA ,Born: 31 Dec 1924, Died: 9 Jun 2004, State (Year) SSN issued: Indiana (Before 1951)." The following obituary appears in the Anchorage Daily News newspaper from Anchorage, Alaska on June 13, 2004: "Bernie Elkins, 79. Anchorage resident Bernie Elkins, 79, died June 9, 2004, at his home of natural causes. A service will be at 2 p.m., with a visitation from 1 to 2 p.m., Tuesday at Evergreen Memorial Chapel, 737 E St. Burial will follow at Anchorage Memorial Park Cemetery. Mr. Elkins was born Dec. 31, 1924, in Hazel Green, Ky. He was a World War II veteran. Mr. Elkins moved to Alaska in 1953. He worked for Chevron from 1956 until his retirement in 1981. He was a member of the Elks Lodge and American Legion Jack Henry Post No. 1. Mr. Elkins enjoyed spending time fishing with his family and dog at the family homestead in Ninilchik. Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, Jeff and Marty Elkins; granddaughters, Tracy Rutledge, Brooke Rutledge; and great-grandson, Keller Linford; all of Anchorage; and many nieces and nephews in Arizona, Indiana and Kentucky. His wife, Ethel Elkins, preceded him in death." The Alaska, Find A Grave Index, 1841-2012 lists the following record: "Name: Bernie Elkins ,Birth Date: 31 Dec 1924, Age at Death: 79, Death Date: 9 Jun 2004, Burial Place: Anchorage, Anchorage Borough, Alaska, USA."
    Children
    1. Has No Children Living Elkins

    Sources:
    1. Author: Ancestry.com
      Title: 1930 United States Federal Census
      Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;
      Repository:
        Name: Ancestry.com

      Page: Year: 1930; Census Place: Lee City, Wolfe, Kentucky; Roll: 779; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 3; Image: 383.0; FHL microfilm: 2340514
    2. Author: Ancestry.com
      Title: 1940 United States Federal Census
      Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;
      Repository:
        Name: Ancestry.com

      Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: Jackson, Steuben, Indiana; Roll: T627_1096; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 76-5
    3. Author: Ancestry.com
      Title: Kentucky, Birth Index, 1911-1999
      Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;
      Repository:
        Name: Ancestry.com

      Note:
      Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives. <i>Kentucky Birth, Marriage, and Death Databases: Births 1911-1999</i>. Frankfort, Kentucky: Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives.
    4. Author: Ancestry.com
      Title: U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
      Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;
      Page: Issue State: Indiana; Issue Date: Before 1951
    5. Author: Ancestry.com
      Title: U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-2015
      Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;
      Repository:
        Name: Ancestry.com

      Note:
      See newspaper information provided with each entry.
      Page: Newspaper: Anchorage Daily News; Publication Date: 14 6 2004; Publication Place: Anchorage, AK, US
    6. Author: Ancestry.com
      Title: Web: Alaska, Find A Grave Index, 1841-2012
      Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;
      Repository:
        Name: Ancestry.com
    7. Author: Ancestry.com
      Title: U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1
      Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;
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