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Frank Meryl Setzler & Susan L. Perkins  



Frank Meryl & Susan Louise (Perkins) Setzler


Susan Louise Perkins born 11 Feb 1904 died 4 Nov 1984 Frankfort, Clinton county Indiana buried Culver Masonic Cemetery daughter of Samuel E. Perkins III and Mary F. Milford she recieved her high school education at Tudor Hall in Indianapolis. Later she went to the University of Chicago and to Purdue.

On May 17, 1930 Cook County , Illinois married Frank Meryl Setzler whom she had met at the University of Chicago. The same year he obtained a position as an archeologiist at the U. S. National Museum in Washington D. C. where they spent the next 30 years.

Frank Meryl Setzler born Sep. 21, 1902 Sandusky Township, Sandusky, Ohio died Feb. 13, 1975 Culver, Indiana buried Culver Masonic Cemetery son of Henry Frank Setzler and Marie E Louise Blaess

Culver Chapter, O.E.S.,Honors Visiting Matrons and Patrons
    ...Dr. Frank M. Setzler, who resides with Mrs. Setzler in their new home at 9 50 East Shore Drive.

    Doctor Setzler, a well known archeologist, has retired and moved to Culver recently from Washington, D.C., where for 25 years he was head of the department of anthropology and chief curator of the Smithsonian Institution. Prior to that he was Indiana State Archeologist from 1928 to 1930.

    A graduate of Ohio State University and the University of Chicago, Doctor Setzler, also has the degree of Fellow, Society of American Archeology, and Fellow, A.A.A.S. American Anthropology Association, and is the author of numerous books, articles, etc., on anthropology and is recorded in "Who's Who." In 1948 he headed an expedition to Australia.

    Doctor Setzler had as his subject, "An Archeologist Returns to Indiana." In a most interesting manner, he told of some of his personal experiences in his work... - Feb. 4, 1965 Citizen


Setzler To Head "Will Erwin For Congress" Group
    Frank M. Setzler, Culver, Indiana, retired Head Curator of the Department of Anthropology of the Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., is the Chairman of the Marshall County Will Erwin for Congress Committee.

    He was the first Indiana State Archeologist from 1928 to 1930.

    Setzler, a Republican Precinct Committeeman, is former Vice President of the Culver Chamber of Commerce, served as President of the Lake Maxinkuckee Association and was Chairman of the successful Marshall County GO.P. Lincoln Day Dinner this year.

    In a letter to Marshall County Republican leaders, Setzler said, "I am impressed by the fact that Senator Will Erwin has acquired such astonishingly varied political experience. All of it contributes to his qualification for major office.

    "With my experience in Washington, I believe that the new Third District of Indiana needs a Congressman who will properly represent the entire District. I think, further, that Republicans should nominate the man best equipped to win. I am convinced that Will Erwin .is that man." Commenting on the new Marshall County Campaign Chairman, Will Erwin said, "Dr. Setzler is a man of outstanding scientific and cultural accomplishment. His skill and understanding are going to be valuable assets in our campaign. We are very proud that he has accepted the chairmanship of our comimittee in Marshall County." - MARCH 21, 1968 Citizen


They had
    Frank Perkins Setzler Birth 5 Jun 1934 at Washington District of Columbia Death: 14 Dec 1999 Northumberland county , Virginia; married 7 Jul 1958 Cook County, Illinois Lesley Boal

    Paul Elliot Setzler.


Ohio, Births and Christenings Index, 1774-1973
Name: Frank M. Setzler
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 21 Sep 1902
Birth Place: Sandusky, Sandusky, Ohio
Christening Place: Sandusky, Ohio
Father: Henry Setzler
Mother: Marie T. E. Blaus
FHL Film Number: 511731

Cook County, Illinois Marriage Index, 1930-1960
Name: Frank Meryl Setzler
Marriage Date: 15 May 1930
Spouse: Susan Louise Perkins
Marriage Location: Cook County, IL
Marriage license: {848E12DE-52A6-454B-90F6-74CE14FBE24A}
File Number: 1275532
Archive collection name: Cook County Genealogy Records (Marriages)
Archive repository location: Chicago, IL
Archive repository name: Cook County Clerk

U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 Name: Frank M Setzler
Gender: Male
Residence Year: 1931
Street address: 3000 Conn av NW apt 135
Residence Place: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Occupation: Asst Curator
Spouse: Susan P Setzler
Publication Title: Washington, District of Columbia, City Directory, 1931

Year: 1940; Census Place: Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia; Roll: T627_563; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 1-310
Name: Frank M Sitzler
Age: 37
Estimated birth year: abt 1903
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Ohio
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia
Map of Home in 1940: View Map
Street: 49th St
House Number: 4219
Farm: No
Inferred Residence in 1935: Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Resident on farm in 1935: No
Sheet Number: 1B
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 29
Occupation: Head Curator
House Owned or Rented: Owned
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 13500
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: College, 4th year
Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 39
Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker in Government work
Weeks Worked in 1939: 52
Income: 5000+
Income Other Sources: No
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Frank M Sitzler 37
Susan Sitzler 36
Frank P Sitzler 5
Blandine Gent 25

U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947
Name: Frank Maryl Setzler
Race: White
Age: 40
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 21 Sep 1902
Birth Place: Fremont, Ohio, USA
Residence Place: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Registration Date: 1942
Employer: C G Abbot
Weight: 195
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 11
Next of Kin: Susan P Setzler

Cook County, Illinois Marriage Index, 1930-1960 Name: Frank P. Setzler
Marriage Date: 7 Jul 1958
Spouse: Lesley Boal
Marriage Location: Cook County, IL
Marriage license: {8CA02370-4B58-4FD1-A11E-87D4470AFB74}
File Number: 2490887
Archive collection name: Cook County Genealogy Records (Marriages)
Archive repository location: Chicago, IL
Archive repository name: Cook County Clerk

Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011
Name: Frank M Setzler
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 72
Marital status: Married
Birth Date: 21 Sep 1902
Birth Place: Ohio
Death Date: 13 Feb 1975
Death Place: Culver, Marshall, Indiana, USA
Father: Henry Setzler
Mother: Marie Setzler
Spouse: Susan L Setzler

Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011 Name: Susan Louise Setzler [Susan Louise Perkins] Gender: Female
Race: Caucasian (White)
Age: 80
Marital status: Widow
Birth Date: 11 Feb 1904
Birth Place: Ind
Death Date: 4 Nov 1984
Death Place: Frankfort, Clinton, Indiana, USA
Father: Samuel E. Perkins
Mother: Mary F. Perkins

U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 Name: Frank Perkins Setzler [Frank P Setzler]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 5 Jun 1934
Birth Place: Wash, District of Columbia
Death Date: 14 Dec 1999
Father: Frank M Setzler
Mother: Susan L Perkins
Notes: May 1950: Name listed as FRANK PERKINS SETZLER; 21 Dec 1999: Name listed as FRANK P SETZLER
Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014

Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014
Name: Frank Perkins Setzler
Death Date: 14 Dec 1999
Death Place: Northumberland, Virginia






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