Marc Lynge Venable

ID#  1851, (1921-1991)
3rd great-grandson of Samson Striker
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Faye Louise Doyle
Descendants of Samson Striker
     Marc Lynge Venable was born on 28 December 1921 in Seattle, King County, Washington.1 He was the son of Frank Walker Venable and Inez Romana Colvig.1 Sometime during the 1930s, Marc Lynge Venable moved with his parents to Ketchikan, Alaska, where he worked for the US Fish and Wildlife Service.2 He married Getrtrude J Skarpness on 17 September 1942 in Seattle, Washington.3 He died on 19 October 1991 in Seattle, Washington, at age 69.1,4
Last Edited=19 Apr 2012


  1. [S126] Social Security Death Index, online (
  2. [S1455] David Bouker, "Re: Loyalists & Patriots: Striker, Graves & Clapp - Descendants of Samson Striker," e-mail message from e-mail address (Dillingham, Alaska) to Faye West, 13 Apr 2012.
  3. [S1458] Marc Venable & Gertrude Skarpness, Marriage Registration 77720 (25 Sep 1942), Washington Digital Archives,
  4. [S1042] Washington State Archives, online database, "Washington Death Records Online" ( : accessed 2010 - 2015).