Alexander and Julia's Children

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return to parents' pages:  Alexander Bradford "A B" Girdley and Julia Ann Scott

1) Snowden Landorph Girdley:
   born 13 Jan 1898 Martin Co, IN; 
   died 04 Dec 1980 Burns City, Martin IN; obituary;
   death certificate; cause of death: cardiac arrest, chronic coronary insufficiency; 
   buried Burns City Cemetery, Burns City, Martin, IN; tombstone photo
   WWI draft registration card; census records for Snowden;  
   married Elizabeth G Pennington* on 29 Nov 1936  
            (born 29 Jan 1901 Knox Co, IN; birth record
            died 03 Mar 1973 Washington, Daviess, IN; obituaries;
            death certificate; cause of death: acute myocardial failure, atherosclerosis; 
            buried Burns City Cemetery, Burns City, Martin, IN; tombstone photo;
   
        Elizabeth married (1) to Russel Osborn*
            daughter of Charles Pennington (05 May 1859 IN-Sep 1930) and
            possibly Omema E "Oma" Smith (24 Oct 1867 IN-02 Mar 1941);
            Charles and Oma buried Wheatland Cemetery, Wheatland, Knox, IN; tombstone photo
);
   no evidence of any children

         * note: Russel and Elizabeth can also be found here.

2) Lillie Bradie Girdley:
   born 05 Mar 1900 Martin Co, IN; photos including Lillie;
   died 17 Jun 1988 possibly LaPorte, LaPorte, IN;  
   buried Rolling Prairie Cemetery, Rolling Prairie, LaPorte, IN; tombstone  photo;
   census records for Lillie;  
   married Haskell Belmont Osborn on 23 Dec 1922 or 1923 Martin Co, IN
             (born 08 Jan 1902 Martin Co, IN; birth record 
             died 17 May 1995 LaPorte, LaPorte, IN; obituary
             death certificate; cause of death: cerebral vascular accident, congestive heart failure;
             buried Rolling Prairie Cemetery, Rolling Prairie, LaPorte, IN; tombstone  photo;     
             photo including Haskell;
             son of Hayden Osborn (1878-1953; Spanish-American War) and Elizabeth E "Lizzie" Stuckey (1880-1949);
             Hayden and Lizzie buried Burns City Cemetery, Burns City, Martin, IN - tombstone photo));
   children:
         1) Robert Lee or Orrell Osborn - born 25 Sep 1924 Paoli, Orange, IN; birth certificate;
                  died 21 Sep 1994;
                   U.S. Army - WWII (17 Feb 1944-12 Mar 1946);
                  photo including Robertcensus records for Robert; Social Security record;  
                  married?; children?
         2) Elizabeth Ann "Betty" Osborn - living?; birth record;
                  photo including Betty; census records for Betty;  
                  married ____ Corbin (living?); children? 
                  children?

3) Peggy Geraldine Girdley:
   born 25 Apr 1902 Burns City, Martin, IN; 
   died 06 Feb 1990 St Louis, MO; obituary;
   buried North Shore Memory Gardens, Coloma, Berrien, MI
; tombstone photo;
   Social Security application; census records for Peggy;
   married Arthur G Allen on 03 Jul 1926 Spring Lake, Ottawa, MI
               (born 04 Apr 1901 Chicago, Cook, IL;
               died 27 Dec 1975 St Joseph, Berrien, MI; death record; obituary;  
               buried North Shore Memory Gardens, Coloma, Berrien, MI; tombstone photo
               son of Anson A Allen (11 Mar 1863 MI-17 Aug 1948) and Sophia Monroe Pinkham (04 Jul 1877 CA-31 Jan 1950 CA);
               Anson and Sophia buried Crystal Springs Cemetery, Benton Harbor, Berrien, MI; Anson's tombstone photo; Sophia is unmarked)
   marriage record for Geraldine and Arthur;  
   children:
        1) Patricia Allen - living?; census records for Patricia;  
                
married Edward Runge (living?); children? 

4) Alexander Wayne Girdley:
   see separate personal page    

5) Julia Pauline Girdley:
   born 26 Apr 1906 Burns City, Martin, IN;
   died 18 Nov 1967 Washington, Daviess, IN; obituary;
   death certificate; cause of death: bronchial pneumonia, fractured hip, Parkinson's Disease;   
   buried Mt Union Cemetery, Martin Co, IN; tombstone photo;
   census records for Julia; photos including Pauline
   married Ralph Virgil Rennick on 08 Aug 1936 Hendricks Co, IN
             (born 08 Jan 1906 Cates, Fountain, IN; 
             died 08 Apr 1980 Pasco Co, FL; death record
             son of George Washington Rennick (05 Jan 1882 Cates, Fountain, IN-03 Oct 1944 Indianapolis, Marion, IN;
             buried Coal Creek Cemetery, Coal Creek, Fountain, IN)
and Margaret E Allen (15 Dec 1881 Cates, Fountain, IN-
             14 May 1969 Michigan City, LaPorte, IN; buried Swan Lake Memorial Gardens, Michigan City, LaPorte, IN; tombstone photo)
;

             Ralph married (1) Maxine Lucille Dark on 02 Feb 1928; marriage record)
   marriage record for Julia and Ralph
;
   possibly divorced or separated; 
   no children mentioned in Pauline's obituary

6) Ruth Blanche Girdley:
   born 29 Jul 1908 Burns City, Martin, IN; 
   died 09 Aug 2000 Evansville, Vanderburgh, IN; obituary;
   death certificate; cause of death: thrombocytopenia, Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma; 
   buried Mt Union Cemetery, Shoals, Martin, IN; tombstone photo;
   census records for Ruth; photo including Ruth;
   married James Arles Kirby on 21 Mar 1936 Hendricks Co, IN
                   (born 12 May 1909 Somerset, Pulaski, KY; 
                   died 25 Sep 1981 Washington, Daviess, IN; obituary;
                   death certificate; cause of death: uremia, arteriosclerotic CVR disease, CVA; diabetes; 
                   buried Mt Union Cemetery, Martin Co, IN - unmarked; son of 
                   James Alexander Kirby (born Jun 1867 KY) and Rebecca Ann Taylor (born Sep 1875 KY));
   marriage record for Ruth and James;

   children: 
       1) Richard B Kirby - living?; census records for Richard; married?; children?  
       2) David E Kirby - living?; census records for David; married?; children?