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Thelma Bernice Raincrow

Thelma Bernice Raincrow

Female 1929 - 2004  (74 years)

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  • Name Thelma Bernice Raincrow 
    Born 18 Nov 1929  Cookson, Cherokee County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Date/location of birth are from obituary; confirmed by Social Security Death Index and U.S. Public Records Index, Volume I
    Gender Female 
    Census 4 Apr 1930  Cookson, Cherokee County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Indexed as "Bernice," age 4 mos., Indian; living with father Charles, 23 - farmer - owns farm; and mother Mattie, age 20.  
    Residence 1951  Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    U.S. City Directories: Willard F. Crew; Male; living: rear 2610 SW35th; Clerk at Safeway; living with wife Bernice Crew; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, City Directory, 1951 
    Residence 1952  Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    U.S. City Directories; Willard F. Crew, male; living at 2610 SW 35th; material dispatcher for BS&A; living with wife Bernice Crew; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, City Directory, 1952 
    Residence 1986  Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    U.S. Public Records Index, Volume I: Indexed as Thelma B. Green; born 18 Nov. 1929; Phone 732-0507; Address: 711 N Key Blvd. 
    Residence 1993 - 2002  Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    U.S. Phone and Address Directories 1993-2002; Indexed as B. J. Raincrow; Oklahoma City 
    Social Security Data Indexed Thelma B. Green; 445-28-4914; Last residence Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma; 18 Nov. 1929; 17 Jan 2004; Issued Oklahoma (before 1951) 
    Died 17 Jan 2004  Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • Date/location of death are from obituary; confirmed by Social Security Death Index
      OBITUARY:
      Bernice Green passed away at home on January 17, 2004, the daughter of Charlie and Mattie Raincrow, born November 18, 1929 in Cookson, OK. Bernice was a member of the Cherokee Nation. She was retired from Guy James Industries. Bernice was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter, and brother. She is survived by brothers, sisters, daughters, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and caring friends. She was a loving mother, granny, sister, and a friend to all. Bernice was a kind and generous person, with a strong Christian faith who freely gave guidance and assurance to others. She was a friend to all and will be deeply missed by everyone she touched. In accordance with her wishes, no formal service will be held. A memorial fund has been set up in honor of Bernice Green. Contributions are being accepted and can be sent to Raymond Raincrow for purchase of a memorial stone in her honor, to be placed at the grave site.
      Published in the Oklahoman on 1/21/2004.
    Buried Aft 17 Jan 2004  Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Notes 
    • Notes from sister, Willie Raincrow Brewer: Bernice was married at the age of 16 to a man named Crew. They had two daughters, Carolyn and Willa Dean. Carolyn was killed in an accident at a race track. A piece of the car came loose and struck and killed her. Willia Dean lives in Nevada. She does not know her last name. She married second Gene Curbow. While Gene was overseas in the military, Bernice had an affair and thus the divorce. Bernice was not taking care of the children so Willie took them. She remembers "Genie" quite clearly - and was there when Nannan came to pick him up. Bernice moved to California and married twice .... Moore and Green. In her later age she developed emphasyma...she was a heavey smoker. Her brother Raymond found her dead in her apartment of an apparent heart attack. She did try to find Gene in her later years. She was cremated. Her brother Raymond has the remains.
    Person ID P1048  Curbow Montoya Family | Curbow Family Branch, Ham Family Branch
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2014 

    Father Charles Raincrow, Jr.,   b. 14 Mar 1907, Cookson, Cherokee County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1995, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Mattie Elizabeth Eagleton,   b. 2 Nov 1909, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1981, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Family ID F429  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Gene Oliver Curbow,   b. 5 Nov 1933, Roswell, Chaves County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1994, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 1952 
    • Date is an ESTIMATE based on son's year of birth; not otherwise sourced by me. Thought to have married in Oklahoma.
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
    +1. G.O. Curbow, Jr.
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2014 07:57:50 
    Family ID F185  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 David Green 
    Family ID F5515  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Willard Frank Crew,   b. 30 Nov 1925, Claremore, Rogers County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sept 1975, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married Abt 1945 
    • Date is an ESTIMATE based on information provided by sister Willie Raincrow. Wilie states that Bernice was about 16 years old when she married her first husband.
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. W. Crew
     2. Carolyn Crew,   b. Yes, date unknown,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2014 12:10:09 
    Family ID F5596  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Winfield R Moore,   b. Abt 1920 
    Married 26 Dec 1969  Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Date/location of marriage are from California Marriage Index
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2013 09:47:26 
    Family ID F5597  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Nov 1929 - Cookson, Cherokee County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as "Bernice," age 4 mos., Indian; living with father Charles, 23 - farmer - owns farm; and mother Mattie, age 20. - 4 Apr 1930 - Cookson, Cherokee County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - U.S. City Directories: Willard F. Crew; Male; living: rear 2610 SW35th; Clerk at Safeway; living with wife Bernice Crew; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, City Directory, 1951 - 1951 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - U.S. City Directories; Willard F. Crew, male; living at 2610 SW 35th; material dispatcher for BS&A; living with wife Bernice Crew; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, City Directory, 1952 - 1952 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Dec 1969 - Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - U.S. Public Records Index, Volume I: Indexed as Thelma B. Green; born 18 Nov. 1929; Phone 732-0507; Address: 711 N Key Blvd. - 1986 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - U.S. Phone and Address Directories 1993-2002; Indexed as B. J. Raincrow; Oklahoma City - 1993 - 2002 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Jan 2004 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 17 Jan 2004 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
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    Thelma Bernice Raincrow
    Short genealogy of Thelma Bernice Raincrow as written for Gene Oliver Curbow, Jr.

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    Thelma Bernice Raincrow

  • Sources 
    1. [S2628820074] U.S. Phone and Address Directories, 1993-2002, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - 1993-2002 White Pages. Little Rock, AR, USA: Acxiom Corporation.Original data: 1993-2002 White Pages. Little Rock, AR, USA: Acxiom Corporation.).

    2. [S2159750128] U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - Merlin Data Publishing Corporation, comp. Voter Registration Lists, Public Record Filings, Historical Residential Records, and Other Household Database Listings. Merli).

    3. [S2626335774] 1930 United States Federal Census, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626), Indexed as "Bernice," age 4 mos., Indian; living with father Charles, 23 - farmer - owns farm; and mother Mattie, age 20. .

    4. [S294358663] U.S. City Directories, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008.Original data - Original sources vary according to directory. The title of the specific directory being viewed is listed at the top of the image viewer page. Check the directory titl), .
      Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, City Directory, 1951
      Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, City Directory, 1952

    5. [S2624729542] Social Security Death Index, (Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security), Source Citation: ; Issue State: Oklahoma; Issue Date: Before 1951.

    6. [S2643429799] United States Obituary Collection, (Original data - See newspaper information provided with each entry.).
      Bernice Green, age 74 died 17 Jan 2004; Obituary published 22 Jan 2004 in The Daily Oklahoman; born 18 Nov 1929 in Cookson, Oklahoma to Charlie and Mattie Raincrow

    7. [S2690821329] California Marriage Index, 1960-1985, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007.Original data - State of California. California Marriage Index, 1960-1985. Microfiche. Center for Health Statistics, California Department of Health Services, Sacramento, California.O).
      Thelma B. Raincrow, age 40 born abt 1929 and Winifield R. Moore, age 49 born abt 1920 married 26 Dec 1969 in Los Angeles City