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Rev. Gordon Frank Voght

Rev. Gordon Frank Voght

Male 1917 - 2006  (89 years)

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  • Name Gordon Frank Voght 
    Prefix Rev. 
    Born 1917  , , New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1920  84 Lovering Avenue, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Role: Son
    1920 U.S. census - Raymond C. Voght household (Buffalo, Erie Co., NY)
    1920 U.S. census - Raymond C. Voght household (Buffalo, Erie Co., NY)
    84 Lovering Avenue, dwelling 171, household 249
    15. Voght Raymond C., head, renter, male, white, 29, married, born New York, parents both born New York, lawyer, own business
    16. Voght Edith F., wife, renter, female, white, 26, married, born New York, parents both born New York
    17. Voght Raymond C., son, male, white, 4 6/12, single, born New York, parents both born New York
    18. Voght Gordon F., son, male, white, 2 8/12, single, born New York, parents both born New York
    19. Voght Nelson R., son, male, white, 1 3/12, single, born New York, parents both born New York
    Census 1925  29 Franklin Street, Springville, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Role: Son
    1925 New York census - Raymond C. Voght household (Springville, Erie Co., NY)
    1925 New York census - Raymond C. Voght household (Springville, Erie Co., NY)
    27 Franklin
    Voght Raymond C., head, white, male, 33, born US, citizen, lawyer
    Voght Edith, wife, white, female, 31, born US, citizen, housework
    Voght Raymond, son, white, male, 9, born US, citizen, school
    Voght Gordon, son, white, male, 8, born US, citizen, school
    Voght Nelson, son, white, male, 6, born US, citizen, school
    Voght Donald, son, white, male, 4, born US, citizen, infant
    Census 1930  132 Shirley Avenue, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Role: Son
    1930 U.S. census - Raymond C. Voght household (Buffalo, Erie Co., NY)
    1930 U.S. census - Raymond C. Voght household (Buffalo, Erie Co., NY)
    132 Shirley Ave.
    71. Voght Raymond C., head, owns home valued at $7500, has a radio, male, white, 39, married, 24 at first marraige, born New York, parents both born New York, lawyer
    72. Voght Edith, wife, female, white, 36, married, 21 at first marriage, born New York, parents both born New York
    73. Voght Raymond, son, male, white, 14, single, born New York, parents both born New York
    74. Voght Gordon, son, male, white, 12, single, born New York, parents both born New York
    75. Voght Nelson, son, male, white, 11, single, born New York, parents both born New York
    76. Voght Donald, son, male, white, 9, single, born New York, parents both born New York
    Census 1940  25 Virgil Avenue, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Role: Son
    1940 U.S. census - Edith Voght household (Buffalo, Erie Co., NY)
    1940 U.S. census - Edith Voght household (Buffalo, Erie Co., NY)
    25 Virgle [sic] Ave., household 75, renting at $38/month
    36. Voght Edith, head, female, white, 46, widowed, completed 3 years college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, social welfare case worker, 52 hours per week, $950 wages
    37. Voght Raymond, son, male, white, 24, single, completed 4 years college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, restaurant bookkeeper, 52 hours per week, $1000 wages
    38. Voght Gordom, son, male, white, 22, single, completed 4 years college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, public school teacher, 42 hours per week, $1160 wages
    39. Voght Nelson, son, male, white, 21, single, completed 2 years college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, restaurant cashier, 40 hours per week, $300 wages
    40. Voght Donald, son, male, 19, single, completed 1 year college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, restaurant soda dispenser, 25 hours per week, $150 wages
    Census 1950  Newfane, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Occupation 1950 
    science teacher 
    Died 2006 
    Person ID I85  Main Tree
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2022 

    Father Raymond Clarence Voght, Sr,   b. Dec 1890, , , New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1932, 40 Dunlop Avenue, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Mother Edith Florence Wilkie,   b. 7 Jul 1893, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1975, Amherst, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 28 Dec 1914  156 University Avenue, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Marriage certificate of Raymond C. Voght and F. Edith Wilkie
    Marriage certificate of Raymond C. Voght and F. Edith Wilkie
    Wedding announcement of Raymond C. Voght and F. Edith Wilkie (Buffalo Morning Express, 30 Dec 1914)
    Wedding announcement of Raymond C. Voght and F. Edith Wilkie (Buffalo Morning Express, 30 Dec 1914)
    Voght-Wilkie.
    At the home of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wilkie in University avenue on Monday evening the marriage of Miss F. Edith Wilkie to Raymond C. Voght was solemnized by the Rev. E. Bayley of the Central Park Methodist Episcopal church. The bride wore ivory crepe meteor with silk net, shadow lace and pearl trimming. Her veil was fastened with lilies of the valley and she carried a shower bouquet of bride roses and lilies of the valley. Miss Frances Wilkie, as her sister's maid of honor, wore champagne crepe de chine with sapphire blue velvet and corsage bouquet of safrano roses. Frederick W. Winkler was best man and the bride's niece, Miss Frances E. Wilkie, was flower girl, carrying primroses and rosebuds. Miss Ethel G. Voght played the wedding music. The ceremony took place before the fireplace, which was banked with palms and poinsettia. Mr. and Mrs. Voght have left for an eastern trip and after February 1st will be at home at No. 608 Humboldt parkway.
    Wedding photo of Raymond C. Voght Sr. and Edith Wilkie
    Wedding photo of Raymond C. Voght Sr. and Edith Wilkie
    Guestbook from the Voght/Wilkie wedding, Dec 1914, page 1
    Guestbook from the Voght/Wilkie wedding, Dec 1914, page 1
    Guestbook from the Voght/Wilkie wedding, Dec 1914, page 2
    Guestbook from the Voght/Wilkie wedding, Dec 1914, page 2
    Family ID F32  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Marietta Alice Cluff,   b. 15 May 1919,   d. 17 Jun 1975, Tonawanda, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married Y  [9
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Living
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F31  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Verla Smith,   d. 2010 
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F57  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1917 - , , New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - 84 Lovering Avenue, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1925 - 29 Franklin Street, Springville, Erie, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - 132 Shirley Avenue, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - 25 Virgil Avenue, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1950 - Newfane, Niagara, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S95] 1920 U.S. Federal Census, New York, Erie County, Ward 20 Buffalo, ED 168; Sheet 11A; dwelling 171, household 249; Raymond C. Voght; downloaded 10 October 2019 (Reliability: 3).
      1920 U.S. census - Raymond C. Voght household (Buffalo, Erie Co., NY)
      1920 U.S. census - Raymond C. Voght household (Buffalo, Erie Co., NY)
      84 Lovering Avenue, dwelling 171, household 249
      15. Voght Raymond C., head, renter, male, white, 29, married, born New York, parents both born New York, lawyer, own business
      16. Voght Edith F., wife, renter, female, white, 26, married, born New York, parents both born New York
      17. Voght Raymond C., son, male, white, 4 6/12, single, born New York, parents both born New York
      18. Voght Gordon F., son, male, white, 2 8/12, single, born New York, parents both born New York
      19. Voght Nelson R., son, male, white, 1 3/12, single, born New York, parents both born New York


    2. [S94] 1925 New York State Census, Erie County, population schedule; Springville, ED 1; page 3; 27 Franklin; Raymond C. Voght; downloaded 24 June 2022 (Reliability: 3).
      1925 New York census - Raymond C. Voght household (Springville, Erie Co., NY)
      1925 New York census - Raymond C. Voght household (Springville, Erie Co., NY)
      27 Franklin
      Voght Raymond C., head, white, male, 33, born US, citizen, lawyer
      Voght Edith, wife, white, female, 31, born US, citizen, housework
      Voght Raymond, son, white, male, 9, born US, citizen, school
      Voght Gordon, son, white, male, 8, born US, citizen, school
      Voght Nelson, son, white, male, 6, born US, citizen, school
      Voght Donald, son, white, male, 4, born US, citizen, infant


    3. [S96] 1930 U.S. Federal Census, New York, Erie County, Ward 18 Buffalo, ED 15-223; sheet 7B; dwelling 113, household 145; Raymond C. Voght; downloaded 10 October 2019 (Reliability: 3).
      1930 U.S. census - Raymond C. Voght household (Buffalo, Erie Co., NY)
      1930 U.S. census - Raymond C. Voght household (Buffalo, Erie Co., NY)
      132 Shirley Ave.
      71. Voght Raymond C., head, owns home valued at $7500, has a radio, male, white, 39, married, 24 at first marraige, born New York, parents both born New York, lawyer
      72. Voght Edith, wife, female, white, 36, married, 21 at first marriage, born New York, parents both born New York
      73. Voght Raymond, son, male, white, 14, single, born New York, parents both born New York
      74. Voght Gordon, son, male, white, 12, single, born New York, parents both born New York
      75. Voght Nelson, son, male, white, 11, single, born New York, parents both born New York
      76. Voght Donald, son, male, white, 9, single, born New York, parents both born New York


    4. [S97] 1940 U.S. Federal Census, New York, Erie County, Ward 19 Buffalo, ED 64-413; Sheet 3A; household 75; Edith Voght; downloaded 27 June 2022 (Reliability: 3).
      1940 U.S. census - Edith Voght household (Buffalo, Erie Co., NY)
      1940 U.S. census - Edith Voght household (Buffalo, Erie Co., NY)
      25 Virgle [sic] Ave., household 75, renting at $38/month
      36. Voght Edith, head, female, white, 46, widowed, completed 3 years college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, social welfare case worker, 52 hours per week, $950 wages
      37. Voght Raymond, son, male, white, 24, single, completed 4 years college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, restaurant bookkeeper, 52 hours per week, $1000 wages
      38. Voght Gordom, son, male, white, 22, single, completed 4 years college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, public school teacher, 42 hours per week, $1160 wages
      39. Voght Nelson, son, male, white, 21, single, completed 2 years college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, restaurant cashier, 40 hours per week, $300 wages
      40. Voght Donald, son, male, 19, single, completed 1 year college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, restaurant soda dispenser, 25 hours per week, $150 wages


    5. [S119] 1950 U.S. Federal Census, New York, Niagara County, Newfane, ED 32-72; sheet 2; household 23; Gordon F. Voght; downloaded 24 June 2022 (Reliability: 3).
      At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.


    6. [S97] 1940 U.S. Federal Census, New York, Erie County, Ward 19 Buffalo, ED 64-413; Sheet 3A; household 75; Edith Voght; downloaded 27 June 2022 (Reliability: 2).
      1940 U.S. census - Edith Voght household (Buffalo, Erie Co., NY)
      1940 U.S. census - Edith Voght household (Buffalo, Erie Co., NY)
      25 Virgle [sic] Ave., household 75, renting at $38/month
      36. Voght Edith, head, female, white, 46, widowed, completed 3 years college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, social welfare case worker, 52 hours per week, $950 wages
      37. Voght Raymond, son, male, white, 24, single, completed 4 years college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, restaurant bookkeeper, 52 hours per week, $1000 wages
      38. Voght Gordom, son, male, white, 22, single, completed 4 years college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, public school teacher, 42 hours per week, $1160 wages
      39. Voght Nelson, son, male, white, 21, single, completed 2 years college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, restaurant cashier, 40 hours per week, $300 wages
      40. Voght Donald, son, male, 19, single, completed 1 year college, born New York, lived in same place April 1935, restaurant soda dispenser, 25 hours per week, $150 wages


    7. [S51] Book -- Voght/Wilkie wedding book, page 2 (Reliability: 3).
      MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE
      This Certifies that -
      Raymond C. Voght of Buffalo and F. Edith Wilkie of Buffalo
      Were united in Marriage according to the laws of God and the State of New York on this 28th day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and fourteen at Buffalo N.Y.
      By me, Henry E. Bayley, Minister of the Gospel
      Witnesses: Fannie Wilkie and Frederick W. Winkler Jr.
      Marriage certificate of Raymond C. Voght and F. Edith Wilkie
      Marriage certificate of Raymond C. Voght and F. Edith Wilkie


    8. [S44] Newspaper -- Buffalo Morning Express, Voght-Wilkie; marriage announcement; 30 December 1914; unknown page (Reliability: 2).
      Wedding announcement of Raymond C. Voght and F. Edith Wilkie (Buffalo Morning Express, 30 Dec 1914)
      Wedding announcement of Raymond C. Voght and F. Edith Wilkie (Buffalo Morning Express, 30 Dec 1914)
      Voght-Wilkie.
      At the home of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wilkie in University avenue on Monday evening the marriage of Miss F. Edith Wilkie to Raymond C. Voght was solemnized by the Rev. E. Bayley of the Central Park Methodist Episcopal church. The bride wore ivory crepe meteor with silk net, shadow lace and pearl trimming. Her veil was fastened with lilies of the valley and she carried a shower bouquet of bride roses and lilies of the valley. Miss Frances Wilkie, as her sister's maid of honor, wore champagne crepe de chine with sapphire blue velvet and corsage bouquet of safrano roses. Frederick W. Winkler was best man and the bride's niece, Miss Frances E. Wilkie, was flower girl, carrying primroses and rosebuds. Miss Ethel G. Voght played the wedding music. The ceremony took place before the fireplace, which was banked with palms and poinsettia. Mr. and Mrs. Voght have left for an eastern trip and after February 1st will be at home at No. 608 Humboldt parkway.


    9. [S34] Bible -- Cluff Family, "Marriages" (Reliability: 2).
      Cluff Family Bible - list of marriages
      Cluff Family Bible - list of marriages
      MARRIAGES
      William O. Cluff, Juliette Cornwell - June 20, 1881
      George S. Cluff, Jennie M. Hand - Sept. 22, 1913
      Marietta A. Cluff, Gordon F. Voght - July 11, 1942