Tulsa, OK 1918 (click on image for zoom view in new page)
TIMELINE - Events around the world and in Tulsa during this period.
Arthur Erwin, Philip Erwin, Steve Erwin
Lora Howard Erwin, Kevin Erwin, and Peppy.
Mary Eleanor Ricard (October 18, 1962 - ) Married on April 27, 2002 in Grand Prairie, Texas.
The Arthur Erwin family began in Tulsa,Oklahoma on the west side. After a time in the army, Arthur took the family of four to Modesto, California. After adding me to the litter in 1966, we moved on to Midland, Texas and by 1971 had found our way back to Tulsa where we stayed put - at home. Tulsa: always will be 'home'.
L to R: (back row) George, Jr., Arthur, George A. Erwin, Jack, Willis
(front row) Alfred and Lawrence - Easter, 1942
Robert was born in Ashland, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania. After traveling to the west in the years following the war, he returned to Tecumseh and married Ada at the age of 26. He died in Corpus Christi, Texas at the age of 88.
See the next chapter, Two Families In Tecumseh. It is here at Spring Creek, we cover the period just after the Civil War in 1865 to the migration to Oklahoma in 1903.