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Family: Forest Vernon KEELEY, Sr. / Opal Irene RICHISON (F81)

m. 28 Dec 1918


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  • Forest Vernon  KEELEY, Sr.Father | Male
    Forest Vernon KEELEY, Sr.

    Born  3 Nov 1899  Muncie, Delaware, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Dec 1971  Muncie, Delaware, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  28 Dec 1971  Muncie, Delaware, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  28 Dec 1918  [1, 2, 3, 4]  Muncie, Delaware, Indiana, USA  [1, 2, 3, 4] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  William T. KEELEY | F2891 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Liddie M. SMITH | F2891 Group Sheet 

    Opal Irene  RICHISONMother | Female
    Opal Irene RICHISON

    Born  29 Sep 1899  , Jay, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 May 1978  Muncie, Delaware, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  9 May 1978  Muncie, Delaware, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Charles Anthony RICHISON, Sr. | F51 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Ardie Ellen MILES | F51 Group Sheet 

    LivingChild 1 | Female
    + Living

    Born     
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  James Edward MITCHELL | F105 
    Married     

    Forest Vernon  KEELEY, Jr.Child 2 | Male
    + Forest Vernon KEELEY, Jr.

    Born  12 Feb 1924   
    Died  7 May 1967   
    Buried    Muncie, Delaware, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Living | F107 
    Married     

  • Notes  Married:
    • Married by Rev. William J. Sayers

  • Sources 
    1. [S697] Obit: Keeley, Opal Irene (Richison), (iThe Muncie Star,/i Muncie (Delaware County), Indiana, May 1978; transcribed by Shirley Richison Fields.).

    2. [S696] Tombstone: Keeley, Opal Irene Richison, (Section B, Beech Grove Cemetery, Muncie (Delaware County), Indiana; transcribed by Shirley Richison Fields on 11 Aug 1994), Beech Grove (Reliability: 4).

    3. [S1421] Richison Family Record (Reliability: 2), 25 May 2008.
      Richison Family Record (MS, 1793-1968), photocopy privately held by Shirley Richison Fields, [address for private use,] Avon, Indiana, 2007. A carbon copy of this record was supplied to Fields in 1970 by Charles Anthony Richison, Jr. The record creator appears to have been Margaret Ann (Richison) Secrest, born 1878 in Jay County, Indiana, daughter of John Webster and Elizabeth (Cory) Richison.


    4. [S1901] Marriage, 18 Sep 2017.
      "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-2007," digital image, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed 18 September 2017), license application and return for Forest Vernon Keeley and Opal Irene Richison, (28 December 1918); citing Delaware County, Marriage Records, 1918-1919, Vol. 26: 457.