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Walter Andrew Downing (1889 - 1960)

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Walter Andrew Downing
Born in New Madison, Darke, Ohio, United Statesmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Circleville, Pickaway, Ohio, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 7 Aug 2017
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Biography

Walter Andrew Downing was the son of james and Minnie Laurence Downing, and was born on December 7, 1889 in New Madison, Ohio. [1][2]

Walter married Ruth C. Thomas on June 7, 1919. Walter and Ruth lived in Circleville, Ohio, and he worked for Nationwide Insurance Company. The couple raised four children. [1]

Walter Downing died on November 11, 1960 in Circleville, Ohio following a heart attack. He was 70 years of age. [3][1] He is interred at Forest Cemetery in Circleville, Ohio. [4]

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Walter Andrew Downing." The Circleville Herald (Circleville, Ohio) 12 Nov 1960: 2. Print.
  2. "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X6XN-VZ4 : 22 December 2016), Walter A. Downing, 07 Dec 1889; citing Birth, New Madison, Darke, Ohio, United States, county courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 1,030,768.
  3. "Ohio Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VKTJ-VTK : 8 December 2014), Walter A Downing, 11 Nov 1960; from "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2010); citing vol. 16339, certificate number 82471, Ohio Historical Society, Columbus; Ohio Department of Health, State Vital Statistics Unit, Columbus.
  4. "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVGG-XJL1 : 13 December 2015), Walter A. Downing, 1960; Burial, Circleville, Pickaway, Ohio, United States of America, Forest Cemetery; citing record ID 126000191, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

See also:

  • "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMZW-4T3 : accessed 7 August 2017), Walter A Downing in household of James Downing, Harrison Township New Madison & Hollandsburg villages Ward 1, Darke, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 58, sheet 12B, family 299, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,262.
  • "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X4Q5-HTR : accessed 7 August 2017), Walter A Downing, Washington Court House, Fayette, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 14, sheet 1A, line 25, family 10, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 1792; FHL microfilm 2,341,526.
  • "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KWLQ-J5K : accessed 7 August 2017), Walter Downing, Wayne Township, Pickaway, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 65-32, sheet 6B, line 57, family 105, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 3128.


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