Donald Smith Craig

M, (5 August 1924 - 29 May 1996)
  • Birth*: Donald Smith Craig was born on 5 August 1924 Grand Junction, Mesa Co., CO.
  • He was the son of Elmer Coleman Craig and Annie Laurie Adkins.
  • Death*: Donald Smith Craig died on 29 May 1996 McKay D Hospital, Ogden, Weber Co., UT, at age 71.

Parents:

Father: Elmer Coleman Craig b. 23 Jun 1888, d. 17 Dec 1938
Mother: Annie Laurie Adkins b. 9 Nov 1892, d. 14 May 1988
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Ezra Lue Craig

M, (20 December 1889 - 3 November 1976)
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  • Birth*: Ezra Lue Craig was born on Friday, 20 December 1889 in Muhlenberg Co., KY. His birth certificate lists father's age as 30 and mother's age as 24.
  • He was the son of Augustus G. Craig and Almedia A. Posey.
  • Marriage 1*: Ezra Lue Craig married 1st, Lillian Horacek, daughter of Willibald E. Vodicka and Katerina Zitek, on 18 February 1921 Oak Park Baptist Church, Denver, Denver Co., CO.
  • Marriage 2*: Ezra Lue Craig married 2nd, Mildred Leone Bortles, daughter of Lynel Bortles and Eva Margaret Vallier, on 27 March 1941 Monticello, San Juan Co., UT.
  • Death*: Ezra Lue Craig died on 3 November 1976 Grand Junction, Mesa Co., CO, at age 86.
  • Burial*: He was buried on 6 November 1976 at Roselawn Cemetery; B36, Pueblo, Pueblo Co., CO.

Parents:

Father: Augustus G. Craig b. 26 Jul 1859, d. 22 Mar 1912
Mother: Almedia A. Posey b. 6 Jun 1865, d. 29 Sep 1950

Family 1:

Lillian Horacek (8 Apr 1894 - 7 Mar 1932)

Family 2:

Mildred Leone Bortles (6 Feb 1917 - 16 Jun 1987)
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Lillian Horacek

F, (8 April 1894 - 7 March 1932)
  • Birth*: Lillian Horacek was born on 8 April 1894 Oak Park, Cook Co., IL.
  • She was the daughter of Willibald E. Vodicka and Katerina Zitek.
  • Marriage 1*: Lillian Horacek married 1st, Ezra Lue Craig, son of Augustus G. Craig and Almedia A. Posey, on 18 February 1921 Oak Park Baptist Church, Denver, Denver Co., CO.
  • Death*: Lillian Horacek died on 7 March 1932 Phoenix, Maricopa Co., AZ, at age 37.
  • Burial*: She was buried at Roselawn Cemetery, Pueblo, Pueblo Co., CO.

Parents:

Father: Willibald E. Vodicka b. Aug 1850, d. 13 Feb 1896
Mother: Katerina Zitek b. 15 Aug 1867, d. 18 Jan 1925

Family:

Ezra Lue Craig (20 Dec 1889 - 3 Nov 1976)
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Katerina Zitek

F, (15 August 1867 - 18 January 1925)
  • Birth*: Katerina Zitek was born on 15 August 1867 Bohemia.
  • She was the daughter of Vaclav Zitek and Magdalena Plouzek.
  • Marriage*: Katerina Zitek married Frank F. Horacek, son of Matez (Mathew) Horacek and Rozalie Kocer, on 31 August 1896 Tabor, Bon Homme Co., SD.
  • Death*: Katerina Zitek died on 18 January 1925 Colo State Hospital, Pueblo, Pueblo Co., CO, at age 57.
  • Burial*: She was buried at Roselawn Cemetery, Pueblo, Pueblo Co., CO.

Parents:

Father: Vaclav Zitek b. 5 Jun 1831
Mother: Magdalena Plouzek b. 16 Aug 1843

Family 1:

Willibald E. Vodicka (Aug 1850 - 13 Feb 1896)

Child:

Lillian Horacek+ b. 8 Apr 1894, d. 7 Mar 1932

Family 2:

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Frank F. Horacek

M, (1869 - )

Parents:

Father: Matez (Mathew) Horacek b. Jun 1839, d. 29 Jan 1906
Mother: Rozalie Kocer d. 6 Jul 1911

Family:

Katerina Zitek (15 Aug 1867 - 18 Jan 1925)
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Mildred Leone Bortles

F, (6 February 1917 - 16 June 1987)
  • Birth*: Mildred Leone Bortles was born on 6 February 1917 Oakland, Pottawattamie Co., IA.
  • She was the daughter of Lynel Bortles and Eva Margaret Vallier.
  • Marriage 2*: Mildred Leone Bortles married 2nd, Ezra Lue Craig, son of Augustus G. Craig and Almedia A. Posey, on 27 March 1941 Monticello, San Juan Co., UT.
  • Death*: Mildred Leone Bortles died on 16 June 1987 Grand Junction, Mesa Co., CO, at age 70.
  • Burial*: She was buried at Roselawn Cemetery, Pueblo, Pueblo Co., CO.

Parents:

Father: Lynel Bortles b. 11 Oct 1891, d. 29 Sep 1950
Mother: Eva Margaret Vallier b. 4 Oct 1890, d. 5 Apr 1971

Family:

Ezra Lue Craig (20 Dec 1889 - 3 Nov 1976)
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Lynel Bortles

M, (11 October 1891 - 29 September 1950)
  • Birth*: Lynel Bortles was born on 11 October 1891.
  • He was the son of Charles Andrew Bortles and Ella Vincent.
  • Marriage*: Lynel Bortles married Eva Margaret Vallier, daughter of Alexander Vallier and Eliza Jane Nixon, on 9 April 1909 Council Bluffs, IA.
  • Death*: Lynel Bortles died on 29 September 1950 Mesa, Maricopa Co., AZ, at age 58 Ira says d. 17 Dec 1945 (age 81).
  • Burial*: He was buried on 4 October 1950 at Dove Creek, Dolores Co., CO.

Parents:

Father: Charles Andrew Bortles b. 16 Apr 1854, d. 13 Feb 1920
Mother: Ella Vincent

Family:

Eva Margaret Vallier (4 Oct 1890 - 5 Apr 1971)

Children:

Ira Donald Bortles+ b. 11 Dec 1909, d. 6 May 2006
Robert Irving Bortles+ b. 19 Apr 1913, d. 3 Jul 1983
Nina Margaret Bortles+ b. 21 Feb 1915, d. 21 May 1984
Mildred Leone Bortles b. 6 Feb 1917, d. 16 Jun 1987
Avis Irene Bortles b. 7 Feb 1920, d. 26 Nov 2006
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Eva Margaret Vallier

F, (4 October 1890 - 5 April 1971)
  • Birth*: Eva Margaret Vallier was born on 4 October 1890 Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie Co., IA.
  • She was the daughter of Alexander Vallier and Eliza Jane Nixon.
  • Marriage*: Eva Margaret Vallier married Lynel Bortles, son of Charles Andrew Bortles and Ella Vincent, on 9 April 1909 Council Bluffs, IA.
  • Death*: Eva Margaret Vallier died on 5 April 1971 Fruita, Mesa Co., CO, at age 80.
  • Burial*: She was buried on 8 April 1971 at Dove Creek, Dolores Co., CO.

Parents:

Father: Alexander Vallier b. 26 Nov 1864, d. 17 Dec 1945
Mother: Eliza Jane Nixon b. 29 Jun 1869, d. 24 Aug 1952

Family:

Lynel Bortles (11 Oct 1891 - 29 Sep 1950)

Children:

Ira Donald Bortles+ b. 11 Dec 1909, d. 6 May 2006
Robert Irving Bortles+ b. 19 Apr 1913, d. 3 Jul 1983
Nina Margaret Bortles+ b. 21 Feb 1915, d. 21 May 1984
Mildred Leone Bortles b. 6 Feb 1917, d. 16 Jun 1987
Avis Irene Bortles b. 7 Feb 1920, d. 26 Nov 2006
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Eno Richmond Ayres

M, (22 February 1895 - 15 March 1984)

Parents:

Father: Charles Wesley Ayres b. 1842, d. 1927
Mother: Mary 'May' Francis McNiel b. 1853, d. 1934

Family:

Clara Maude Woolcock (31 Jan 1896 - 20 Jan 1974)
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Clara Maude Woolcock

F, (31 January 1896 - 20 January 1974)

Parents:

Family:

Eno Richmond Ayres (22 Feb 1895 - 15 Mar 1984)
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