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Walter W. Kneessi
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1882
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Death: May 27, 1956
Corvallis
Benton County
Oregon, USA

Born and raised in Washington, D.C., Walter elected to shun the many business concerns operated by various members of his large extended family. Instead, he sought to make his own way in several cities and towns across the U.S.A. He proved he was as smart a businessman as his other siblings. He often took on jobs others might not have. In a newspaper interview in Chicago he reveled how he worked hard and applied himself, learning all the nuances and facets of any job he ever had. He last move took him to Oregon and from there, he seems to just have vanished. Literally.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Gustave Adolphus Kneessi (1854 - 1931)
  Marion Kneessi (1858 - 1939)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna May Covey Kneessi (1882 - 1931)
 
 Children:
  Clinton Winfield Kneessi (1907 - 1980)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edward Lewis Kneessi (1875 - 1962)*
  Grace Alice Kneessi Somervell (1877 - 1977)*
  Walter W. Kneessi (1882 - 1956)
  Howard Gustave Kneessi (1888 - 1922)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Specifically: Oregon funeral home says ashes left at the cemetery for burial. The cemetery says the ashes were sent to the funeral home. 2nd wife vanished. No proof exists he was even cremated to start with, 3 stooges funeral and cemetery it seems.
 
Created by: Fred Sanford
Record added: Dec 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32131916
Walter W. Kneessi
Added by: Fred Sanford
 
 
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 Added: Jul. 21, 2014
 
 
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