Lois Catherine Buchanan

Documented History


Lois Catherine Buchanan was born 19 August 1914 according to Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011 in Ridgeway, Illinois to Maurice Buchanan and Pearl Wilton.

LCB 1920 US Federal Census

LCB 1920 US Federal Census

Lois lived with her parents and siblings on Lafayette Street, Winslow, Pike County, Indiana according to the 1920 United States Federal Census. Morris G. Buchanan was 36, his wife Pearl was 29 years old. Versa was 9, Charles and Carlin were 7, and Lois was 5 years old. Maurice was a Preacher.

LCB 1930 US Federal Census

LCB 1930 US Federal Census

According to the 1930 United States Federal Census, Lois lived with her parents and siblings in Loogootee, Martin County, Indiana. Her father, Maurice Buchanan, was 46 years old and working as a Methodist Pastor. Her mother, Pearl, was 39 years old. Carlin and his twin, Charles, were 17 and Lois, was 15 years old. Maurice’s mother was born in Missouri. The rest were born in Illinois.

Marriage


Lois married Robert Boone on 4 October 1935 in Marion County, Indiana per Web: Marion County, Indiana, Marriage Index, 1925-2012.

LCB 1936 U.S. City Directories

LCB 1936 U.S. City Directories

According to U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, Robert and Lois lived at 556 N. Gray, Indianapolis, Indiana in 1936. Robert was a Serviceman with Royal Typewriter Company.

LCB 1960 U.S. City Directories

LCB 1960 U.S. City Directories

In 1960, per U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, Robert and Lois lived at 2730 E. 62nd, Indianapolis, Indiana. Robert was a General Manager at Messrs Scholer & Waters.


Birth, Marriage & Death Collection

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On 24 June 1978, Lois married James Kiraly in Marion County, Indiana according to Web: Marion County, Indiana, Marriage Index, 1925-2012. According to Indiana, Marriage Certificates, 1958-2005, James Steven Kiraly was 66 years old, born in Ohio. He was retired at the time and lived at 8238 N. Pennsylvania, Indianapolis, Indiana. His previous marriage ended by death. He was Protestant.

LCB 1978 Marriage Certificate

LCB 1978 Marriage Certificate

Lois Catherine Boone was 63 years old and divorced from Robert Boone. She was born in Illinois and lived at 6649 Riverfront Avenue, Indianapolis, Indiana. She worked as a Secretary and was also Protestant.

Lois lived at 8238 N. Pennsylvania Street, Indianapolis, Indiana 16240-2246 in 1992 according to U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1.

Death


Lois Catherine passed away on 15 February 2007 at 4:00am at 92 years old at the Clearwater Commons facility in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana. Her cause of death is listed as Dementia on Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011 which she had been suffering from for 9 years. She also had Coronary Artery Disease. The informant was her son, Mike Boone.

LCB 2007 Death Certificate

LCB 2007 Death Certificate

Per Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011, Lois was buried 20 February 2007 in Crown Hill Cemetery. Her spouse was James Steven Kiraly.  Visit Lois’ memorial on Find A Grave.

LCB 2007 Find A Grave Memorial

LCB 2007 Find A Grave Memorial

If you have memories of Lois that you would like to share, please don’t hesitate to leave them in the comments box below.  I will most definitely come back and update this post as I find additional information on Lois.

Until next time,

~Kris

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