Grover Cleveland CHRISTIAN Cleva Inez CHRISTIAN Harvey Leon CHRISTIAN Harold Keith CHRISTIAN James Dwayne CHRISTIAN Sallie Hester JENKINS Mini tree diagram

Vernon Garth CHRISTIAN4,5,2,7

5th Aug 19193,1,4,5,2 - 30th Jun 19601,2

Life History

5th Aug 1919

Born in Mountain View, Kiowa, Oklahoma.3,1,4,5,2

1920

Resident in Mountain View, Kiowa, Oklahoma.6

1930

Resident in Dill, Kiowa, Oklahoma.4

30th Jun 1960

Died in Oklahoma.1,2

2nd Jul 1960

Buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Chickasha, Grady, Oklahoma.1,2

Notes

  • 1920 Federal Census, Kiowa County, Oklahoma, 13 January, MountainView, District 142, page 5B, Hse/Fam #40
    Christian, Cleve   Head  M W 36 TX TX TX  Rancher
    Christian, Sallie Wife   F W 26  OK TX TX
    Christian, Vernon  son  M W 5mos OK TX OK (makes him born about July1919)

    1930 Federal Census, Kiowa County, Oklahoma, 9 April, Dill, District4, page 5B, Hse #101, Fam #102
    Christian, Cleve  Head  M W 46  TX MS MS  Farmer
    [Note that birthplace of both parents has changed]
    Christian, Sallie Wife  F W 36  OK TX TX
    Christian, Vernon  son  M W 10  OK TX OK

    Some time between 1935 and 1940, Vernon became an employee of the USAir Corps, and int he 1940 census he is reported as a civilianairplane mechanic at Randolph Air Field near San Antonio, Texas.

    1940 Federal Census, Bexar County, Texas, 12 April, Randolph Field,52nd School Squadron Air Corps, District 15-20, page 16A, Hse #464,Govt Owned
    Christian, Vernon G Head M W 20 Single Grade H4 b Oklahoma Rural KiowaCO OK in 1935 Airplane Mechanic, Civilian Employee [b abt 1920]

    In 1952, Vernon was living in Anadarko.  He was employed by a companyin Chickasha, where he was listed in the City Directory.

    U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
    Chickasha, Oklahoma, City Directory, 1952, p 55
    Christian Bobby D stdnt  r 915 S 6th
    Christian Broom (Ralph F Christian) h 915 S 6th
    Christian Ralph F (Anna M; Christian Broom Mfg) h 915 S 6th
    Christian Sally (wid Cleve) h 2713 S 18th
    Christian Vernon G mtce mech Standard Cable r Anadarko

    "CHRISTIAN, Vernon G., 5 Aug 1919 - 30 Jun 1960  (burial 2 Jul) (Block36, Lot 106, NE 1/4)"
    --  Rosehill Cemetery (Chickasha, Oklahoma) Registry,http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ok/grady/cemeteries/rose03.txt.

    Karen, who posted Vernon's memorial on Find a Grave, added informationfrom my research to Vernon's memorial.

    Vernon G Christian
    Birth Aug. 5, 1919 Mountain View, Kiowa County, Oklahoma
    Death Jun. 30, 1960 Oklahoma
    Parents:
    Grover C Christian (1884 - 1939)
    Sallie Hester Christian (1893 - 1982)
    Siblings:
    Cleva Inez Weaver (1912 - 2000)
    Harvey L Christian (1915 - 1987)
    Burial Rose Hill Cemetery, Chickasha, Grady County, Oklahoma, Block 36Lot 106
    Created by Karen Jul 05, 2010
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #54527736,http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Christian&GSiman=1&GScid=99405&GRid=54527736&

Sources

  • 1. Rose Hill Cemetery (Chickasha, Oklahoma) Registry
  • 2. Find a Grave Comment
  • 3. 1920 Federal Census, Le Flore County, Oklahoma
    • 13 January, Mountain View, Kiowa, Oklahoma, District 142, page 5B,
  • 4. 1930 Federal Census, Kiowa County, Oklahoma
    • 9 April, Dill, District 4, page 5B, Hse #101, fam #102
  • 5. 1940 Federal Census, Bexar County, Texas
    • 12 April, Randolph Field, 52nd School Squadron Air Corps, District
  • 6. 1920 Federal Census, Kiowa County, Oklahoma
    • 13 January, Mountain View, District 142, page 5B, Hse/Fam #40
  • 7. U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
    • Chickasha, Oklahoma, City Directory, 1952, p 55

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