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Maj Charles William Owston, Jr
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1878
Franklin (Venango County)
Venango County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 1938
Maplewood
Essex County
New Jersey, USA

OBITUARY OF CHARLES W. OWSTON
Detroit Free Press
26 AUG 1938

Charles W. Owston, 60 Years old, Vice President of the McCord Radiator & Manufacturing Company until 1931, died early Thursday at Maplewood N.J., while visiting his brother in law, William Dunn. Mr. Owston, who was born in Maplewood [sic - actually born in Franklin, PA], had lived in Detroit 25 years. He left his home at 18244 Parkside Avenue two weeks ago and had expected to be back before the end of the month. He had rejoined the McCord Company two years ago and retired January 1, 1938. Burial will be in Maplewood. In the World War, Mr. Owston was a Major in the Ordnance. Surviving are his wife, Helen Strickland Owston, a daughter Helen and three sisters.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles William Owston (1839 - 1910)
  Emma Lydia Morton Shephard Owston (1842 - 1922)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Brockway Strickland Beltaire (1880 - 1960)
 
 Children:
  Allen Strickland Owston (1904 - 1915)*
  Helen Strickland Owston Corkin (1918 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Shephard Owston Drake (1871 - 1948)*
  Agnes Douglas Owston Higgs (1874 - 1928)*
  Charles William Owston (1878 - 1938)
  Emma Virginia Owston Moore (1880 - 1982)*
  Alice Haddon Owston Leadbeater (1882 - 1971)*
  Frances Aleda Owston (1885 - 1886)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rosedale Cemetery
Orange
Essex County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Plot N, Lot 19 1/2, Grave 4
 
Created by: Dr. James M. Owston
Record added: Dec 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32447544
Maj Charles William Owston, Jr
Added by: Dr. James M. Owston
 
Maj Charles William Owston, Jr
Added by: Dr. James M. Owston
 
 
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Rest in peace on this Veterans' Day
- Dr. James M. Owston
 Added: Nov. 11, 2009
 
 
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