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William Hannibal Waterman
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Birth: May 7, 1865
Moline
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 4, 1942
Estherville
Emmet County
Iowa, USA

Waterman Passes Away
Fall Fatal to Man Age 77;
Dies at Coleman Hospital
Thursday Afternoon [June 4, 1942]
The funeral for William H. Waterman, age 77, was held Saturday afternoon at 1:30 P. M. in the Mahlum and Anderson funeral parlors and at 2:00 in the Methodist church with Rev. Fred Ortmeyer officiating.

William Hannibal Waterman was born on May 7, 1865, at Moline, Illinois son of Frances Lowther and Ira Waterman. In 1891 on December 10, he was united in marriage to Miss Bertha Cronk at Cherokee, Iowa. Following their marriage they lived in Sutherland for one year. Then they moved to Jackson, Minn., living there only a short time. Moving to Estherville in 1894 they have resided here since. He has been in various businesses but for the last fifteen or twenty years had been running the Waterman Nursery.

Besides his wife he leaves to mourn his passing, three sons, Roscoe of Moline, Ill.; Howard of Manhattan, Illinois; and Ira of Emmetsburg, Iowa; one daughter, Mrs. Edwin Lucas of Estherville and eight grandchildren. One daughter, Mrs. H. L. Lucas preceded him in death in the year 1940 and also Fern, 8 years old, Ralph two years old, and four other infants. (Vindicator and Republican, Estherville, IA, June 6, 1942)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ira Waterman (1829 - 1895)
 
 Spouse:
  Bertha E. Cronk Waterman (1872 - 1952)*
 
 Children:
  Ralph E. Waterman (1899 - 1901)*
  Fern Waterman (1904 - 1907)*
  Ada Mae Waterman Lucas (1907 - 1940)*
 
 Sibling:
  Ada Waterman (1861 - 1934)*
  William Hannibal Waterman (1865 - 1942)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Estherville
Emmet County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: gleasonfamily
Originally Created by: Merllene
Record added: Sep 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58149375
William Hannibal Waterman
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William Hannibal Waterman
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