Dwight Hutchinson

Dwight Hutchinson

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CDR USN Dwight D. Hutchinson
Born 1930s.
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Brother of [private sister (1930s - unknown)] and [private brother (1940s - unknown)]
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Father of [private daughter (1960s - unknown)], [private son (1960s - unknown)] and [private son (1960s - unknown)]
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Profile last modified | Created 26 Oct 2013
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First-hand information. Entered by Dwight Hutchinson at registration. Lettered in three sports, graduating from Summerville High School in 1954. Appointed to the US Naval Academy, reported in June, 1954, honor grad in 1958. Served on Aircraft Carrier Saratoga , entering Submarine Service in 1959. Met and married Lydia Coleman in 1960 in New London, CT. Served as Engineering Officer on two Submarines, then attended MIT for three years earning Post Graduate Engineering degrees in two disciplines. Continued naval service with additional duties as deep sea and salvage diver at various overseas and local places and as engineering duties at shipyards in Charleston, SC and Mare Island, CA as well as on submarine tender positioned in Guam, Marianas Islands. At sea on a number of nuclear submarines as well as serving as special engineering officer at Rota, Spain, Holy Loch, Scotland, and Charleston, SC. Was Submarine Engineering Officer on staff of the Chief of Naval Operations at the Pentagon before retiring after 20 years of service. Was a principle for a small high tech firm in Virginia until retiring to move to the western country of Maryland in 1992 where he and his wife, Lydia, raised champion Cairn Terrier show dogs. Raised in the Protestant Episcopal Church, served in many capacities in the denomination as well as seminary studies before transferring to the Presbyterian Church of America in 1999, serving as perpetual deacon since. Volunteer service on several local Boards of Directors for town of Middletown, MD, and historical societies of Frederick County, MD.

Hutchinson DNA Project

Notes for HUTCHINSON DNA PROJECT MEMBER 39000: Joseph Dwight Hutchinson, born in 1936 in Summerville, SC to Joseph and Grace Hutchinson, graduated from the US Naval Academy and served twenty years in the Naval Service, primarily with Submarine duties. Known as Dwight, he also possesses post graduate engineering degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Following his naval service, Dwight was an executive with a small hi-tech firm in the Washington, DC area until his retirement in 1992. He has attended a Protestant Seminary and remained active with volunteer Christian and History-oriented organizations. Married to the former Lydia Somers Coleman in 1960, they are the parents of daughter Susan Taylor Hutchinson, and sons Rev Doctor Jeffrey Dwight and Rev Christopher Allan Hutchinson and five grandchildren


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On 1 Jan 2018 at 22:17 GMT Linda Barnett wrote:

Can you change the privacy status on your profile. People can't edit it because you have where they can't.

On 4 Jul 2015 at 20:58 GMT Keith Hathaway wrote:

Hello Dwight,

I'd like to invite you to join in the "Weekend Chat" on G2G Today!

Share personal successes, stories about ancestors, tips, projects you are working on, or anything esle you wish.

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Pilots, Mentors, and Leaders of all kinds please add something... your advice is always greatly appreciated.

Hope to see you there!


On 26 Nov 2013 at 19:16 GMT Lianne Lavoie wrote:

Hi Dwight! Congratulations, you've been a WikiTree member for a month! We're glad you're here. A few tips to help you dive in even deeper:

Check out Beyond the Basics of WikiTree for a guide to some of our more advanced features such as projects, categories, and merging.

We're very active on our social sites and we have an excellent blog where you'll find our monthly newsletter as well as tips, interviews with our members, and guest posts from others in the genealogy community.

And we're always looking for volunteers to assist in different ways.

As always, I'm here to help if you have any questions!

~Lianne, WikiTree Mentor

On 9 Nov 2013 at 12:55 GMT Irene Dillon wrote:

Hi Dwight,

Now that you have had a little time to try WikiTree, there are a few more features you may find useful.

Ideas on what to include in a profile can be found in Styles and Standards, including some tips on writing biographies.

If you need to describe an event, an heirloom or a location relevant to your research, you may like to learn about Free Space Profiles.

Lastly, sometimes you'll run into unresponsive profile managers. We have a process for resolving those unfortunate situations.

If you have any questions, feel free to ask via my profile page.

Irene (WikiTree Mentor)

On 3 Nov 2013 at 23:37 GMT Maggie N. wrote:

Hi there !

How are you finding your experience on WikiTree? Hope you're enjoying our site for your genealogy. Do you have any questions about growing your family tree here ? You can always ask me or one of the greeters or at G2G .We also have our Help Index with links to topics you may have questions on. Maggie

On 26 Oct 2013 at 14:37 GMT Irene Dillon wrote:

Hi Dwight, Thank you for volunteering to help grow our World Wide Family Tree.

You are now a member of the WikiTree Community. Please note we are trying to build one Collaborative Tree which means one profile per person. It is important to ensure no duplicates are entered as you add any Profiles to WikiTree.

Everything on WikiTree is a collaborative work in progress so don’t forget to read and sign our Honor Code. This is what keeps WikiTree a friendly and helpful community. We have many friendly members, feel free to ask if you have any questions.

On 26 Oct 2013 at 14:36 GMT Dwight Hutchinson wrote:


On 26 Oct 2013 at 14:25 GMT Irene Dillon wrote:

Hi Dwight, welcome to Wikitree

To help you find your way, the help pages and search features can be accessed through the links on the upper right hand corner of almost any page. Feel free to post a question in the G2G Forum or on a relevant profile page.

If you would like to contribute to Wikitree, please read our Honor Code carefully. It is an important part of why our community is such a friendly place. Then if you agree, click the Volunteer link to receive your ‘Volunteer’ badge, and post a comment here on your profile to tell us that you have read the Honor Code and wish to join us.

We will be very glad to welcome you to the WikiTree Community.

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