William Rockefeller Jr.
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William Avery Rockefeller Jr. (1841 - 1922)

William Avery Rockefeller Jr.
Born in Richford, Tioga, New York, USAmap
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Husband of — married 1864 [location unknown]
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Died in Tarrytown, Westchester, New York, USAmap
Profile last modified | Created 29 Oct 2009
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William Avery Rockerfeller was born on 31 May 1841 in Richford, Tioga, New York, USA.[1] He is the son of William Rockefeller and Eliza Davison.[2] He passed away on 4 Jun 1922[3] in Tarrytown, Westchester, New York, USA.[4]

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  1. "United States Passport Applications, 1795-1925," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVJG-BVXW : 16 March 2018), Wm Rockefeller, 1905; citing Passport Application, New York, United States, source certificate #98575, Passport Applications, 1795-1905., Roll 669, NARA microfilm publications M1490 and M1372 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. Entered by Michael Gabbard, Dec 3, 2012
  3. "New York, State Death Index, 1880-1956", database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QGLD-PM4R : 19 October 2019), William Rockefeller, 1922.
  4. Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 15 June 2020), memorial page for William Rockefeller (31 May 1841–24 Jun 1922), Find A Grave: Memorial #884, citing Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave.
  • "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MFCX-WDQ : 22 August 2017), William Rockefeller, Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States; citing enumeration district ED 160, sheet 465C, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm 1,254,097.

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