Fifth Generation


245. Emma Louise Wilklow was born on 15 September 1861 in Bokes Creek, Logan Co., Ohio. She died in 1924 in Hicksville, Defiance Co., Ohio. She was buried at Forest Hill Cemetery in Hicksville, Defiance Co., Ohio.

Emma Louise Wilklow and John William Strait were married on 20 September 1879 in New Weston, Darke Co., Ohio.34 John William Strait was born on 12 March 1857 in New Weston, Darke Co., Ohio. He died on 30 August 1937 in Hicksville, Defiance Co., Ohio. He was buried at Forest Hill Cemetery in Hicksville, Defiance Co., Ohio.

Emma Louise Wilklow and John William Strait had the following children:

520

i.

Della Strait was born on 30 August 1881 in Rossburg, Darke Co., Ohio. She was married to a Mr. Faulkner. She died on 18 March 1953 in Allen Co., IN.

521

ii.

Josephine Strait.

522

iii.

Blanche Strait who was married to a Mr. Van Anda.

523

iv.

Goldie M. Strait was born on 8 November 1893 in Payne, Paulding Co., Ohio. She died on 8 August 1966 in Montpelier, Williams Co., Ohio.

She married Royal Horner who was born in 1887 and died in 1966.

Census record
1880 (Wayne, Darke Co., OH) John 23, Emma L. 18, Sarah A. Field (mother-in-law) 50
1900 (Benton, Paulding Co., Ohio) John A. 41 (b March 1859) , Emma L. 38 (b Sept. 1861), Josie F. 18 (b June 1882), Blanch 10 (b Dec. 1889), Goldie 6 (b Aug. 1893), Clarence W. 8m (Oct. 1899)