Edward Franklin Carnahan - Edward Franklin Carnahan

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Birth: Dec. 17, 1877
Daviess County
Indiana, USA
Death: 1952
Daviess County
Indiana, USA

Edward (Doc) Carnahan, 74, coal miner and farmer, died at 6:55 p.m. Wednesday in Daviess County Hospital, where he had been a patient for three days. Mr. Carnahan was taken to the hospital after suffering a stroke. He had been making his home with a son, Leon. Mr. Carnahan was born December 17, 1877 in Daviess County, a son of the late Jack H and Sally (Shepherd) Carnahan. He was a member of the Bunkum Church in Daviess County. Surviving are five children, one sister, 15 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren also survive. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Poindexter and Wampler Chapel, with Rev. Don Taylor officiating. Burial will be in the Edwardsport Town Cemetery.

Census, 1900, ED 11 Steele Township, Daviess, Indiana

Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Jackson Carnahan M 45 Indiana
Wife Sarah Carnahan F 41 Indiana
Son Edward Carnahan M 23 Indiana
Daughter Ellen Carnahan F 21 Indiana
Daughter Elsie Carnahan F 11 Indiana
Daughter Mary Carnahan F 8 Indiana
Boarder Richard Shepherd M 48 Indiana

1920 census, Daviess, Indiana

Household Gender Age Birthplace
SELF Edward Carnahan M 42y Indiana
WIFE Nola Carnahan F 33y Oklahoma
SON Clifford Carnahan M 14y Indiana
SON Ermel Carnahan M 12y Indiana
SON Leon Carnahan M 8y Indiana
DAU Leone Carnahan F 8y Indiana
DAU Delana Carnahan F 4y Indiana

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Ermal Carnahan (1907 - 1976)*

Edwardsport Town Cemetery
Knox County
Indiana, USA

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