Friday, June 25, 2010
12/12/1902, Lester born in Wakita, Grant co., OK, s/o 16. Clay Cassius Maitlen & 17. Fannie Mae Huntley.
4/20/1905, Lynis born in Hollister, Tillman co., OK, d/o 18. Audie Delmer Ryan & 19. Nancy Ellen Couch.
(S) 1910 Census, Blanch lives with her parent.
(S) 1920 Census; Lester lives with his parents.
(S) 1920 Census; Blanch lives with her parents.
1926, Lester in a photo with his first born son. (S) Photo.
4/14/1930, (S) 1930 Census, OK, Tillman Co., Stephens; Lester & Blanch rent their home and are farmers. Son Harold is 4 & 11/12. Lester indicates his parents were born in IO, Blanch’s born in MS.
1935, Lester and family live in Tillman Co., OK. (S) 1940 Census.
1937, Lester, Blanch, and Harold visited “Aunt Bertha” who lived west of Southbend, TX. (S) Photo.
4/15/1940, Lester ‘Mattin’, wife Blach L., and son Harold D live in Tillman Co., OK. They rent their home for $5 a month. Lester completed 7 years of school. Blanch completed 1 year of high school. Harold has completed 8th grade. Lester is a farmer. They live next to James and Vivian Daugherty. (S) 1940 Census.
By, The family moved to Wichita Falls, TX.
4/11/1945, Blanche signed the marriage license consenting to her son Harold marrying Dorothy Daugherty. (S) OK County Marriages.
8/29/1945, Lester died of spinal meningitis in Wichita Falls, Witchita co., TX; buried in Ryan plot, Davidson, Tillman co., OK. (S) Obit.
1957, Lennys married 2nd Herman David Hauptli, born 2/22/1901; died 9/23/1985. (S) Obit.
7/5/1963, Lennys died in an auto accident in Holbrook, AR; buried in Mineral Wells, TX; buried in Woodlawn Park cemetery with David.
Children of Lester and Lynis:
i. Lester Clay Maitlen, born 4/7/1924 in Grandfield, Tillman Co., OK.
11/24/1926, Lester died; buried in the Ryan plot, Davidson, Tillman Co., OK.
ii. Harold Dee Maitlen (4), born 2/10/1926, in Grandfield, Tillman Co., OK.
iii. Dorothy Marie Maitlen, born 1/21/1945 in Wichita Falls, Witchita Co., TX.
4/1965, Dorothy married Dwight Henry Spencer.
2/1976, Dorothy and Dwight divorced.1/5/1980, Dorothy married Yvan Dennis Gagne, born 5/3/1946 in Canada.