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Mary Catharine Milligan

Mary Catharine Milligan
b. 3 March 1919, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, to James Stuart and Margaret Shera (Wynn) Milligan
d. 26 February 2005, Evanston, Cook County, Illinois

m. before 9 September 1945
Charles Richard Locke
b. 1918, Taylorville, Illinois, to Arthur and Ellen (Powel) Locke
d. 11 November 1995, Evanston, Cook County, Illinois

Children with Charles Richard Locke:
• John S. (1946-1966)
• Margaret (b. 1948) married Richard Mayer
• Richard M. (b. 1950)

Mary Catharine was a home economics teacher and served as a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy WAVES during World War II from March 1943 to September 1945.

She was an active member of the Covenant United Methodist Church in Evanston, the Philanthropic and Educational Organization, and the American Association of University Women.

Submitted by:
Richard Locke
Evanston IL

Rebecca Powel

Rebecca Powel
b. 8 May 1816, Indiana
d. 29 January 1913, Nortonville, Jefferson County, Kansas

m. 17 March 1855, Nodaway County, Missouri
James Noffsinger
b. 28 October 1813, Belmont or Monroe County, Ohio
d. 25 January 1878, Atchison County, Kansas

Children with James Noffsinger:

  • Amanda Jane
  • Dora

They left Indiana around 1855 for Nodaway County, Missouri.

Submitted by:
Michael R. Darnel
Granger IN