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George Clem Oakes

Birthdate: (89)
Birthplace: Sulpher Well, Metcalfe, KY, USA
Death: September 3, 1979 (89)
Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States (Old Age)
Place of Burial: Smiths Grove, KY, USA
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Son of Jacob Oakes and Nancy Catherine Oakes
Husband of Nellie Oakes
Father of Private User; <private> Oakes and <private> Oakes

Managed by: Adam Bradley Oakes
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About George Clem Oakes

Clem moved to Smiths Grove with his Mother and his two living brothers. Clem was a contact Mail Carrier between the Post Office and the L&N Railroad. He hung the mail for both North and South bound trains that did not stop. He also met the trains that stopped and exchanged both out going and incoming mail at the depot.

He owned a small farm and raised tobacco, corn, wheat, hay and some small farm animals.

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George Clem Oakes's Timeline

February 9, 1890
Sulpher Well, Metcalfe, KY, USA
September 3, 1979
Age 89
Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States
September 7, 1979
Age 89
Smiths Grove, KY, USA