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J. William Arthur
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Birth: Mar. 31, 1891
Death: Feb. 11, 1954

John William Arthur "Bill" was the oldest of eleven children of Joseph Calvin Arthur and Cordia Alice Hillenburg.

Bill was short and stout with brown hair and blue eyes.

His father had been a farmer when Bill was younger. Bill worked his own farm when he started out on his own.

Later Bill's father turned contractor. Bill lived with his parents and worked for his father as a plasterer in 1930.

On Feb 5 1932 Bill married Viola Elma Brown. He was 40 and she was 28. She had been married previously and had children. Together they one additional son, Robert "Bobby" Ivan Arthur.

During WWII Bill was employed by the U.S.Navy at the Naval Ammunition Depot in Burns City (Crane).

He died Feb 11 1954 at the age of 62.





 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Arthur (1868 - 1946)
  Alice Arthur (1876 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Viola Elma Brown Arthur (1903 - 1956)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Ivan Arthur (1939 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
62 years, 10 months, 10 days
 
Note: This may be a replacement stone. The inscription was recorded c. 1970s
 
Burial:
Burch Cemetery
Monroe County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Beth
Record added: Jun 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53563645
J. William Arthur
Added by: Casey Winningham
 
J. William Arthur
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Added by: donnysmith
 
 
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Rest in peace.
- Beth
 Added: Aug. 28, 2011

- Deborah Blair
 Added: Oct. 16, 2010
 
 
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