Ethel Louise GOOKIN

Female 1906 - 1974  (68 years)


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  • Name Ethel Louise GOOKIN 
    Born 28 Feb 1906  Lucas County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 27 Apr 1974  La Salle, Weld County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Greeley, Weld County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I113458  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2016 

    Father Jacob Langdon GOOKIN,   b. 17 Jul 1872, Lucas County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1959, Greeley, Weld County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Margaret Belle 'Maggie' MASON,   b. 20 Nov 1878, Cloud County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1961, Greeley, Weld County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 3 Nov 1897  Lucas County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • The marriage record of Jacob Langdon Gookin and Maggie Belle Mason cites their residences Benton Township, Lucas County, Iowa, age 26, first marriage, occupation Farmer, born Benton Township, son of Clark Gookin and Mary Myers. The bride is age 19, first marriage, born Cloud County, Kansas, daughter of David E. Mason and Hannah S. Sutton. [1]
    Notes 
    • 1900 census of Benton, Lucas County, Iowa, enumerated 18 June 1900:

      - Gookin, J.L., age 27, married 3 years, born July 1872 in Iowa, father born Ohio, mother born Pennsylvania.
      - Gookin, Maggie, age 21, wife, married 3 years, mother of 1 child, 1 child still living, born August 1878 in Kansas, father born Iowa, mother born Ohio.
      - Gookin, Hazel M., age 8 months, born May 1900 in Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.
      - Mason, E.E., age 54, father-in-law, widowed, born Iowa, both parents born Ohio.
      - Mason, Nora, age 14, sister-in-law, born May 1886 in Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Ohio, occupation At School.
      - Mason, Geo., age 11, brother-in-law, born January 1889 in Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Ohio, occupation at School.

    • 1910 census of Benton, Lucas County, Iowa, enumerated 9-10 May 1910:

      - Gookin, Langdon J., age 37, first marriage, married 12 years, born Iowa, father born Ohio, mother born Pennsylvania, occupation Farmer, General Farm.
      - Gookin, Maggie B., age 31, wife, first marriage, married 12 years, mother of 5 children, 5 children still living, born Kansas, father born Iowa, mother born Ohio.
      - Gookin, Hazel M., age 10, daughter, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.
      - Gookin, Guy W., age 8, son, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.
      - Gookin, Ada M., age 6, daughter, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.
      - Gookin, Ethel L., age 4, daughter, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.
      - Gookin, Howard A., age 2, son, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.
      - Sincoe, Jessie M., age 24, boarder, single, born Iowa, father born Indiana, mother born Pennsylvania, occupation Teacher, Public School.

    • 1920 census of Lincoln, Lucas County, Iowa, enumerated 26 January 1920:

      - Gookin, Joseph L., age 47, born Iowa, father born Ohio, mother born Pennsylvania, occupation Farmer, At Home.
      - Gookin, Maggie, age 42, wife, born Kansas, father born Iowa, mother born Ohio.
      - Gookin, Guy W., age 18, son, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.
      - Gookin, Ada M., age 16, daughter, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.
      - Gookin, Ethel L., age 13, daughter, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.
      - Gookin, Howard A., age 11, son, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.
      - Gookin, Orval L., age 9, son, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.
      - Gookin, Ivan R., age 3 years 11 months, son, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.
      - Gookin, Paul M., age 1 year 11 months, son, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.

    • 1925 state census of Lincoln, Lucas County, Iowa, enumerated as of 1 January 1925:

      - Gookin, Jacob L., age 52, born Iowa, son of Clark Gookin, born Ohio, and Mary Myers, age 75, born Pennsylvania, who were married in Iowa.
      - Gookin, Maggie, age 46, wife, born Kansas, daughter of David Mason, age 75, born Iowa, and Hannah Sutton, born Ohio, who were married in Iowa.
      - Gookin, Howard, age 17, son, born Iowa, child of Jacob L. Gookin, age 52, and Maggie Mason, age 46, both born Iowa, who were married in Iowa.
      - Gookin, Ada, age 21, daughter, born Iowa, child of Jacob L. Gookin, age 52, and Maggie Mason, age 46, both born Iowa, who were married in Iowa.
      - Gookin, Ethel, age 18, daughter, born Iowa, child of Jacob L. Gookin, age 52, and Maggie Mason, age 46, both born Iowa, who were married in Iowa.
      - Gookin, Orval L., age 14, son, born Iowa, child of Jacob L. Gookin, age 52, and Maggie Mason, age 46, both born Iowa, who were married in Iowa.
      - Gookin, Ivan R., age 8, son, born Iowa, child of Jacob L. Gookin, age 52, and Maggie Mason, age 46, both born Iowa, who were married in Iowa.
      - Gookin, Paul M., age 6, son, born Iowa, child of Jacob L. Gookin, age 52, and Maggie Mason, age 46, both born Iowa, who were married in Iowa.
      - Gookin, Jay L., age 4, son, born Iowa, child of Jacob L. Gookin, age 52, and Maggie Mason, age 46, both born Iowa, who were married in Iowa.

    • 1930 census of Lincoln, Lucas County, Iowa, enumerated 17 April 1930:

      - Gookin, Jacob L., age 56, first married age 26, born Iowa, father born Ohio, mother born Pennsylvania, occupation Farmer, General Farm.
      - Gookin, Maggie B., age 51, wife, first married age 21, born Kansas, father born Iowa, mother born Ohio.
      - Gookin, Howard A., age 22, son, single, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas, occupation Laborer, Public Highway.
      - Gookin, Orval L., age 19, son, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas, occupation Laborer, Farm.
      - Gookin, Ivan R., age 14, son, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.
      - Gookin, Paul M., age 12, son, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.
      - Gookin, Jay L., age 10, son, born Iowa, father born Iowa, mother born Kansas.

    Family ID F37810  Group Sheet

    Family Earl D. MACKEY,   b. 17 Apr 1913, Weld County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 2003, Greeley, Weld County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 30 Dec 1941  Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2016 
    Family ID F37824  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Feb 1906 - Lucas County, Iowa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Dec 1941 - Colorado Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Apr 1974 - La Salle, Weld County, Colorado Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Greeley, Weld County, Colorado Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Ethel Louise Mackey, LaSalle, wife of Earl D. Mackey, died early Saturday, April 27, at Weld County General Hospital after a long illness. She was 68. Born in Chariton, Iowa, Feb. 28, 1906, she came to Greeley from Iowa in 1934. She was married to Earl Mackey in Greeley on Dec. 28, 1941.

      She was a member of the Sunny View Church of the Nazarene and the Evans Chapter of the Women's Christian Temperance Union.

      Surviving, in addition to her husband, Earl D. Mackey, are two sons, Stanley Dan Mackey of Los Gatos, Calif., and Edward Earl Mackey of LaSalle; and four grandchildren. Also surviving are seven brothers and sisters, Mrs. Ada Britton of Des Moines, IA; Guy Gookin of Chariton, IA; Howard Gookin of Cheyenne, WY; Orvin Gookin of Canon City; Ivan Gookin of Pueblo; Paul Gookin of Denver; and Jay Gookin of Portland, OR.

      Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday in the Macy Allnutt Drawing Room. Interment will be in Linn Grove Cemetery.


  • Sources 
    1. [S70] Ancestry.com, Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1937.

    2. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/, Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934.