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Allen James Berry

Allen James Berry

Male 1902 - 1968  (66 years)

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  • Name Allen James Berry  [1, 2, 3
    Born 13 May 1902  Smith, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    SSN issued Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1910  Justice Precinct 1, Brown, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1930  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Social Security Number 527-44-3381  [1
    Died 07 Jun 1968  Aztec, San Juan, New Mexico, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    • NORTH OF AZTEC
      TWO MEN KILLED IN CAR SMASHUP
      An apparent head on collision Friday night on U.S. Highway 550 about eight miles north of Aztec killed two men and resulted in serious injuries to a woman passenger. Dead was Alan James Berry, 64, of the Aztec Trading Post, the driver of one car and John Patrick Stefanik, 22, of Denver, Colo. the driver of the second car. Berry's wife, Mrs. Sue W. Berry, 54, was treated at San Juan Hospital for a fractured arm, ribs, lacerations and a possible head injury. She was listed in serious condition Saturday night. San Juan County Sheriff deputies who investigated the accident, which occurred about 9:20 p.m. Friday, said the car driven by Berry was heading south on U.S. 550 with the Stefanik car heading north. Reasons for the collision were not know but deputies were continuing to investigate. Stefanik is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. John G. Stefanik of Denver, two brothers and five sisters. Funeral services and burial will be in Denver. In addition to his wife, Berry is survived by a sister, Mrs. S.B. Shaw, Hico, Tex., and a foster son Wayne Russell, Tombstone, Ariz. Funeral services are pending from Cope Memorial Chapel.

      BERRY SERVICES SET WEDNESDAY
      Funeral services for Allen James Berry, 64, who was killed in a two - car collision Friday night north of Aztec, will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Cope Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Lawrence Onan of Grand Junction, Colo., officiating. Burial will follow in Greenmount Cemetery, Durango, Colo. Pallbearers will be Leroy Atkinson, Bob Flynt, Tom Robards, Glen Skinner, Sonny Turpin, Seligonio Velasquez and William Bowman. Berry's wife, Mrs. Sue Berry, 54, was still listed in serious condition at San Juan Hospital as a result of injuries sustained in the accident. Berry, who had owned and operated the Aztec Ruins Trading Post in Aztec, had also operated the Hermosa Cliffs Guest Ranch near Durango and at one time owned five trading posts on the Navajo Reservation. From 1927 to 1929 he worked as a construction engineer on the Hopi Tower Lookout Point of the Grand Canyon. Funeral services for the other crash victim, John Patrick Stefanik, 22, will be held at Boulevard Mortuary in Denver, Colo. Local arrangements were under the direction of Cope Memorial Chapel.

      Note: Originally buried in Durango, CO. When his wife (Sue) got out of the hospital he was then cremated and ashes scattered. by M.J.
    Person ID I25473  tng Genealogy

    Father Charles Pinckney Berry,   b. 1858, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1906, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Emma S Pulatie,   b. 01 Jan 1875, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jul 1904, Brownwood, Brown, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 23 Nov 1897  Brownwood, Brown, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8468  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jessie N Lnu,   b. 1890, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8471  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 May 1902 - Smith, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSSN issued - - Arizona, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 07 Jun 1968 - Aztec, San Juan, New Mexico, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Allen James Berry photo

  • Sources 
    1. [S344] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Database online. Number: 527-44-3381; Issue State: Arizona; Issue Date: 1952.
      Record for Allen Berry
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=ssdi&h=4500024&indiv=try

    2. [S356] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;).
      Year: 1910; Census Place: Justice Precinct 1, Brown, Texas; Roll: T624_1535; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 97; Image: 180.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1910USCenIndex&h=27742343&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    3. [S337] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;).
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; Roll: 152; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 529; Image: 528.0.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1930usfedcen&h=123601475&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    4. [S122] FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=42309940
      http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=42309940.