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William Walter Graham, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 6, 1869
Anson County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 19, 1930
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA

Son of:
- Benjamin Gist Graham & Caroline McKnight

Grandson of:
- Emmor Graham & Teresa Eusebia Richards &
- David McKnight & Mary Ann Gafford

- Georgia Nutall, 1 Oct 1896, Wadesboro, Anson Co, NC

1. William Walter Graham, Jr
2. Emily Gist Graham-Marmaduke

After death of 1st wife, he married 2nd:
- Byrd Stearn - no children

Death Certificate #1125:
William W. Graham, age 62y 1m 11d, died 19 November 1930 at about 11:25 pm in Presbyterian Hospital, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co, NC. He was attended by Dr R M Gallant MD from 5 - 19 of November and died of apoplexy/arterio sclerosis.

Burial was 20 November 1930 in Elmwood Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co, NC. Undertaker was J M Harry & Co of Charlotte, NC.

He was born 06 October 1866 in Charlotte, NC, son of Benjamin G Graham (b. Charlotte, NC) and Carrie McKnight (b. Greensboro, NC).

He was an insurance salesman, the widower of Byrd Stearn, and lived in Central Hotel in Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co, NC.

Informant was Mrs Walte Wallace, his sister: Lula Richards Graham Wallis.

1910 Tryon, Polk Co, NC census:
SELF - William W Graham M 37y NC
WIFE - Mary B Graham F 37y Ohio
SON - William W Graham M 11y NC *
DAU - Emily G Graham F 8y SC

1920 New York, New York census:
SELF - William W Graham M 51y NC
WIFE - Mary S Graham F 49y Ohio
SON - William W Graham M 21y SC *
DAU - Emily G Graham F 18y SC

1930 Binghamton, Broome Co, NY census:
Head - William Graham M 31 SC *
Wife - Maude Graham F 37 Maine

1940 Mount Lebanon Twp, Allegheny Co, PA
Head William Graham M 41 SC *
Wife Maude Graham F 47 Maine

* Note: - These are the same person, son of William Walter Graham Sr and Georgia Nutall.
Family links: 
  Benjamin Gist Graham (1839 - 1901)
  Caroline McKnight Graham (1845 - 1900)
  Georgia Nutall Graham (1873 - 1905)
  John McKnight Graham (1864 - 1923)*
  Mary Teresa Graham Tomlinson (1866 - 1904)*
  William Walter Graham (1869 - 1930)
  Lula Richards Graham Wallis (1871 - 1946)*
  Lela Worth Graham Tomlinson (1871 - 1900)*
  Roderick McCaskill Graham (1874 - 1914)*
  David Emmor Graham (1877 - 1878)*
  Carrie Gist Graham Phifer (1883 - 1960)*
*Calculated relationship
Elmwood Cemetery
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Unmarked gravesite
Created by: J L
Record added: Dec 13, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32147097
William Walter Graham, Sr
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Added by: Robert A. Young, Jr.
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William Walter "Willie" Graham's death certificate gives a death date of 30 November 1930 and he is listed in the 1930 census in April 1930 in Charlotte.
- Patti Martin
 Added: Jul. 5, 2012

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