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Samuel Weir Maxwell
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Birth: Nov. 3, 1904, Scotland
Death: Feb. 21, 1986
Des Plaines
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Fourth of ten children of Lewis Maxwell (1876-1928) and Janet (Weir) Maxwell (1876-1939). Born in Uphall Station Scotland (#3 Bowling Green Cottages).

On August 8th 1924 he told his mother if it was raining the next day he would head to America. He boarded the SS MOUNTROYAL in the Port of Glascow headed for Toronto. He had the clothes on his back and a 15"x9"x5" suitcase which is now full of geneology documentss. He meet Edna in Toronto and they married on August 18, 1926. Sam moved to Chicago on November 6, 1927 with Edna following a few weeks later. Sam was employed for many years in boiler maintenance at Wilson Meat in Chicago. He purchased his first car at the age of 60.

Loving father of Elizabeth McKay (Maxwell) West, Janet Weir (Maxwell) Sparks, Donald Lewis Maxwell and George Maxwell.

Grandfather of Robert, William, Donna, Paul, Steven, David, Scott, Michael, Jeffrey, Ronald and Laura.  
 
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 Spouse:
  Edna Lorraine Eberle Maxwell (1908 - 1986)
 
 Children:
  Donald L. Maxwell (1933 - 1994)*
  George Maxwell (1935 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memory Gardens Cemetery
Arlington Heights (Cook County)
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Scott Maxwell
Record added: Mar 16, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5294162
Samuel Weir Maxwell
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Samuel Weir Maxwell
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Samuel Weir Maxwell
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