I am not sure the Charles Luker from Toms River is my Great grandmother MARY ALICE LUKer's father...

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MARY Alice Luker put my Grandmother Edith Lillian Marks in a Catholic Convent when her Jewish husband Leon marks died in OHIO. THIS convent was in KY on the other side of the River ( Ohio) where Leon and his parents Issac and Minnie (Wise) Lived.

I am not sure the Charles Luker from Toms River is in fact my Great grandmother MARY ALICE LUKer's father...i need to find out her dads name....and her mothers First Name       ?  Callahan or Calahan
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Mary Alice Luker's parents appear to be John Stuart Luker and Mary Jane Gullet (her marriage record lists her name as Danforth who was her step-father) according to Ancestry researchers.

John S Luker

United States Census, 1860

Name John S Luker
Event Type Census
Event Date 1860
Event Place Rockcreek Township, Bartholomew, Indiana, United States
Gender Male
Age 26
Race White
Birth Year (Estimated) 1834
Birthplace N J
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John S Luker   M 26 N J
Mary J Luker   F 23 Ohio
Mary A Luker   F 4 Ind

Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4FC-WNZ : 13 December 2017), John S Luker, 1860.

answered by Deb Durham G2G6 Pilot (529k points)
where is the name  CALLAHAN or Calahan coming from?  Rumor....that is all we know is that Mary Alice Luker MARKS

  married to leon or leo Marks

HER mothers side? was Callahan or Calahan?

(Son of Issac and Minneta (wise) Marks.......that Mary Alice luker Marks was born 1854 and died and buried 1943 in Bellevue Memorial Park in Ontario - san bernadino County Ca
Hey deb

Is this Mary alice  the same one who was married to LEON OR Leo Marks?

They had sons  Charles Marks, Edward Marks and daughter Edith Lillian Marks ( m  Hugh Krampe Sr) ??

Word has it that Leon died between 1901 and 1908 and Mary Marks took Edith to the KY Side of the Ohio river and put Edith in a Catholic Convent to take vows......( marks side was Jewish)
Yes, she married Leo Marks.

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