In memory of Charles Gilbert Decker, my Maternal 2nd Great-Grandfather on the DECKER branch.

Bibliography:

  • Norman G. Decker marriage certificate #27362 Alexandria, Virginia, 1963.

1900 Census Warwick, Orange, New York.

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Charles Gilbert Decker

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Birth:

1862 Apr 7

Carbondale, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania

Marriage:

1896 (est.)

[Unknown]

Spouse:

Death:

Burial:

1909 May 20

Walden, Orange, New York

[Unknown]

Father:

Mother:

Biography

Charles Gilbert Decker was born on the 7th of April, 1862, in Carbondale, Pennsylvania. At the time, Carbondale was considered part of Luzerne County, however, the county was divided in 1878 and Carbondale became part of Lackawanna County. The city prospered on coal and the railroad. He married Lydia (Mayo) Ames, former wife of Halloway Ames. He and Lydia had seven known children. He was employed at the engine works in Walden, Montgomery County, New York, when he died from pneumonia on the 20th of May, 1909, in Walden.  Charles and Lydia's known children were: Delaphina Decker, Iona B. Decker, Norman G. Decker, Theodore R. Decker, Herbert Decker, and Oscar Decker.

Children

Charles Gilbert Decker & Lydia Mayo were the parents of my ancestor,

  1. Delaphina Decker, born Jan. 19, 1897.
  2. Iona B. Decker, born Nov. 24, 1898.
  3. Harry W. Decker, born abt. 1901.
  4. Norman G. Decker, born Oct. 27, 1902.
  5. Oscar Decker, born Feb, 10, 1905.
  6. Theodore R. Decker
  7. Herbert Decker
Records, photos, and memorabilia pertaining to the life of Charles Gilbert Decker:
Charles Decker life map

Charles Decker life map

Charles G Decker at Pine Island 1907

Charles G Decker at Pine Island 1907

Charles G Decker death certificate

Charles G Decker death certificate

Charles G Decker obituary

Charles G Decker obituary

Charles G Decker's first marriage

Charles G Decker's first marriage

Decker burials in Warwick Cemetery

Decker burials in Warwick Cemetery

Decker-Griggs connection

Decker-Griggs connection

Deckertown, New Jersey

Deckertown, New Jersey

Eugene R Decker obituary

Eugene R Decker obituary

Fort Decker in Port Jervis

Fort Decker in Port Jervis

Harry W. Decker dies

Harry W. Decker dies

Harry W. Decker photo

Harry W. Decker photo

Herbert H. Decker death certificate

Herbert H. Decker death certificate

Lydia (Mayo) Decker family photo

Lydia (Mayo) Decker family photo

Lydia (Mayo) Decker photo with daughter

Lydia (Mayo) Decker photo with daughter

Norman G. Decker burial

Norman G. Decker burial

Norman G. Decker marries

Norman G. Decker marries

Theodore Decker obituary

Theodore Decker obituary

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