Maynard George Ecklund
1891 - 1938

FACTS AT A GLANCE
BORN: 21 AUG 1891
         Clitherall, Minnesota
MARRIED 1: Dale GROVE
         1912
MARRIED 2: Mae BERQUIST
         29 APR 1920
         Douglass County, Oregon
DIED: 12 JUN 1938
         The Dalles, Oregon


Maynard Ecklund worked as the section foreman for the railroad in Oregon. He married Dale Grove and they had three children before she died. Maynard remarried, this time to Mae Berquist, and they had two children. By all accounts, Maynard was a handsome man and was well liked.

Maynard was found dead in his car in 1938. It is believed that he committed suicide. He is buried in the Creswell Pioneer Cemetery in Creswell, Oregon.


WIVES of Maynard George ECKLUND:
    1. Dale Reva GROVES

         1894-1918
    2. Mae BERQUIST
         1895-1977

PARENTS of Maynard George ECKLUND:
    John ECKLUND

     1861-1919
    Sophie Christine ANDERSON
     1866-1959

CHILDREN of Maynard George ECKLUND and Dale GROVE:
   1. Helen Reva (COCHRAN)

        1913-1957
   2. George Maynard ECKLUND
        1915-1965
   3. Robert Dale ECKLUND
        1917-

CHILDREN of Maynard George ECKLUND and Mae BERQUIST:
   1. James Warren ECKLUND

        1921-1955
   2. Esther Elaine (FRETLAND)
        1923-




ECKLUND FAMILY HOMEPAGE


References:
  Eklund Family, by Esther Rowley
  The Ecklunds, by Gyman C. Okeson
  1900 U.S. Federal Census for Nidaros MN
  1910 U.S. Federal Census for Henning MN
  1930 U.S. Federal Census for Marcola OR
  Oregon Marriage Indexes, 1906-2008
  Oregon Death Index 1898-2008
  World War I Draft Dreistration Card