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Dudley Ernest "Dud" Chinn, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 5, 1914
Russell
Greenup County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 4, 1969
Norfolk
Norfolk City
Virginia, USA

Dudley Ernest Chinn's birth Certificate lists him as "Raymond". Another example of Chinn children raised under different names.
After high school at Ironton (Ohio) High School, he worked briefly at the Dayton Malleable Iron Company. He later moved to Portsmouth, Virgina and worked for years with the Norfolk Navy Yard there. In November 1942 he lived at 1101 Dinwidde St, in Portsmouth, working as a Foundry Caulker and Chipper, Shop 81 at the Norfolk Navy Yard. In the early 1950's he continued work at the Norfolk Navy Yard and was living with his family in the "Dale Homes" section of Portsmouth, Virginia.
He and his wife Claire, met in Portsmouth, VA. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Earl Chinn (1878 - 1949)
  Emily Riggs Chinn (1879 - 1953)
 
 Spouse:
  Clara Beale Hathaway (1923 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  Dudley Ernest Chinn (1941 - 1993)*
  Linda Gayle Chinn Allison (1942 - 2015)*
 
 Siblings:
  Earl Chinn (1905 - 1920)*
  John Lloyd Chinn (1909 - 1990)*
  Genevieve Riggs Chinn Dudley (1911 - 1977)*
  Dorothy May Chinn Brooks (1912 - 1990)*
  Dudley Ernest Chinn (1914 - 1969)
  Stanley Gerard Chinn (1915 - 1995)*
  Glenn Chinn (1916 - 1918)*
  Raymond E. Chinn (1918 - 1918)*
  Harry Lee Chinn (1919 - 1919)*
  Mary Louise Chinn Ward (1921 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Olive Branch Cemetery
Portsmouth
Portsmouth City
Virginia, USA
Plot: A-092
 
Created by: Mike Murray
Record added: Sep 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75847638
Dudley Ernest Dud Chinn, Sr
Added by: Mike Murray
 
Dudley Ernest Dud Chinn, Sr
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