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Albert Franklin "Frank" Button
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Birth: Jan. 5, 1874
Amador City
Amador County
California, USA
Death: Aug. 6, 1953
Alameda County
California, USA

Albert F. Button was a road foreman, worked in the lumber industry and was a railroad conductor. He was a registered Republican. He was one of seven children.

He married Nellie M. Petty about 1903, and they later divorced. Nellie had been married before and had three children, two boys and one girl. Nellie passed away June 30, 1953,in Fresno County. She was preceded in death by her daughter.

After divorcing Nellie, he married Caroline Bartlett Bartholomew.

1880 United States Federal Census about Frank Button
Name: Frank Button
Age: 6
Birth Year: 1874
Birthplace: Amador City, Amador, California, United States
Home in 1880: Township 2, Amador, California
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: Orlando Button
Father's Birthplace: Fredonia, Chautauqua, New York, United States
Mother's Name: Elizabeth Button
Mother's Birthplace: Michigan City, Laporte, Indiana, USA
Household Members' Names & Ages
Orlando Button 50
Elizabeth Button 42
Martha Button 18
George Button 15
James Button 13
Charles Button 8
Frank Button 6

1910 United States Federal Census about Albert F Button
Name: Albert F Button
Age in 1910: 36
Birth Year: 1874
Birthplace: California
Home in 1910: Township 3, Fresno, California
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Nellie M Button
Occupation: Collector for a Lumber Company
Household Members' Names & Ages
Albert F Button 36
Nellie M Button 40 (She was divorced from her first husband.)
Floyd Albert Button 18 (Stepson, True Surname: Wrought)
Thomas Johnson 19 (Roomer)

U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, about Albert Franklin Button
Name: Albert Franklin Button
County: Humboldt
State: California
Birth Date: 5 Jan 1874
Race: White
Age: 44
Occupation: Conductor for Humboldt Price Company, Bayside, Humboldt County.
Nearest Relative: Mrs. Nellie Button residing in Tulare County, California
Height/Build: Medium/Stout
Color of Eyes/Hair: Brown/Brown

1920 United States Federal Census about Albert Button
Name: Albert Button
Age: 46
Birth Year: 1874
Birthplace: California
Home in 1920: Eureka, Humboldt, California
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Lodger
Marital Status: Married
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Occupation: Conductor for the Railroad
Household Members' Names & Ages
William Cook 33
Julia Cook 29
Beatrice Cook 9
Albert Button 46

1930 United States Federal Census about Albert F Button
Name: Albert F Button
Gender: Male
Birth Year: 1874
Birthplace: California
Race: White
Home in 1930: Township 5, Tuolumne, California
He was living in a hotel run by Carl and Stella Hammock in Tuolumne City.
Marital Status: Divorced
Relation to Head of House: Lodger
Occupation: Foreman in Road Construction but was not currently employed.
Education:
Military Service:
Rent/home value:
Age at first marriage: 25

1940 United States Federal Census about Albert F Button
Name: Albert F Button
Respondent: Yes
Age: 66
Estimated Birth Year: 1874
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: California
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Berkeley, Alameda, California
Street: Channing Way
House Number: 2019
Farm: No
Inferred Residence in 1935: Berkeley, Alameda, California
Residence in 1935: Same House
Resident on farm in 1935: No
Sheet Number: 4B
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 137
House Owned or Rented: Owned
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 2500
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: High School, 1st year
Weeks Worked in 1939: 0
Income: 0
Income Other Sources: Yes
Household Members' Names & Ages
Albert F Button 66
Caroline B Button 64

California, Death Index, 1940-1997, about Albert Franklin Button
Name: Albert Franklin Button
Social Security #:546200077
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 5 Jan 1874
Birth Place: California
Death Date:6 Aug 1953
Death Place: Alameda
Mother's Maiden Name: Scott
Father's Surname: Button

First Wife:
California, Death Index, 1940-1997 about Nellie M Button
Name: Nellie M Button [Nellie M Petty]
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 18 Sep 1869
Birth Place: Illinois
Death Date: 20 Jun 1953
Death Place: Fresno
Mother's Maiden Name: Purgett
Father's Surname: Petty

Second Wife:
California, Death Index, 1940-1997 about Caroline Bartlett Button
Name: Caroline Bartlett Button [Caroline Bartlett Bartholomew]
Social Security #: 546200077
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 1 Jan 1876
Birth Place: California
Death Date: 7 Sep 1951
Death Place: Alameda
Mother's Maiden Name: Bradford
Father's Surname: Bartholomew
 
 
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 Parents:
  Orlando E. Button (1819 - 1896)
  Elizabeth Button (1835 - 1904)
 
Burial:
Columbia Public Cemetery
Columbia
Tuolumne County
California, USA
 
Created by: Mohr Historical Research...
Record added: Feb 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65489105
Albert Franklin Frank Button
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