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Ralph David Widdowson
Birth: Nov. 3, 1903
Rochester Mills
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 23, 1969
Bellefonte
Centre County
Pennsylvania, USA

In life, Ralph was Associate Professor of Industrial Arts at Pennsylvania State University.

He was Chief of the Penn State contract team at Taipei University in Taiwan from 1955 to 1957, in support of efforts by the Republic of China to establish a program of industrial arts instruction for the island.

After his retirement from Penn State in 1963, Professor Widdowson was appointed Director of the Spring Garden Institute mission to Turkey, which was supported by the United States Agency for International Development.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Harvey David Widdowson (1870 - 1939)
  Floretta Catherine Work Widdowson (1875 - 1952)
 
 Spouse:
  Mildred Gaye Neal Widdowson (1903 - 1992)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Jean Widdowson Hough (1923 - 1986)*
  Ralph Donald Widdowson (1926 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Walter Clark Widdowson (1896 - 1897)*
  Edgar Ebenezer Widdowson (1899 - 1973)*
  Wilbur James Widdowson (1901 - 1973)*
  Ralph David Widdowson (1903 - 1969)
  Frances Susan Widdowson Erickson (1905 - 1987)*
  Carl Austin Widdowson (1909 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery and Mausoleum
Indiana
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Beth Wells
Originally Created by: S. "Lanny" French
Record added: Oct 25, 2011
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