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Reuben Edward Cartwright
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Birth: May 27, 1922
Arkansas, USA
Death: Jan. 13, 1989
Jonesboro
Craighead County
Arkansas, USA

He shares a Double Headstone with his Wife, Mary Ellen Polsgrove Cartwright.

He was a World War II Army Soldier and His Enlistment is as follows:
*NAME: Reuben E. Cartwright;
*BIRTH YEAR: 1922;
*RACE: White, Citizen;
*Nativity State Or Country: Arkansas;
*STATE OF RESIDENCE: Arkansas;
*CITY OR COUNTY: Mississippi;
*ENLISTMENT DATE: September 02, 1942;
*ENLISTMENT STATE: Arkansas;
*ENLISTMENT CITY: Little Rock;
*BRANCH: Branch Immaterial-Warrant Officers, USA;
*GRADE: Private;
*TERMS OF ENLISTMENT: Duration Of The War;
*EDUCATION: Grammar School;
*CIVIL OCCUPATION: General Farmers;
*MARITAL STATUS: Single, Without Dependents;
*HEIGHT: 73;
*WEIGHT: 156


His Military Records Released By U. S. Department Of Veterans Affair Show His Military Release Date:
*NAME: Reuben Cartwright;
*BIRTH DATE: May 27, 1922;
*DEATH DATE: January 13, 1989;
*ENLISTMENT DATE: September 2, 1942;
*RELEASE DATE: October 25, 1945.


Reuben Edward Cartwright and Mary E. Polsgrove were Married on November 23, 1945 in Leachville, Arkansas:

*NAME: Reuben E Cartwright;
*GENDER: Male;
*RESIDENCE: Leachville, Arkansas;
*SPOUSE'S NAME: Mary E Polsgrove
*SPOUSE'S GENDER: Female;
*SPOUSE'S RESIDENCE: Leachville, Arkansas;
*MARRIAGE DATE: 23 November 1945;
*EVENT TYPE: Marriage Bond;
*FHL FILM NUMBER: 2155014.



His Social Security Death Index shows the following:
*His Last Residence was: Jonesboro, Craighead County, AR;
*His Social Security Number Was Issued: Michigan (before 1951.

*The 1930 U. S. Federal Census For Buffalo, Craighead County, AR for the Family of Reuben Edward Cartwright As:
* Nancy Cartwright: 48; Born: 1882; MS; Head House; Divorced;
Father's Birth Place: Miss;
Mother's Birth Place: N.C (not correct should be South Carolina;
*Reuben Cartwright: 7, 1923, AR;
*Elmore Cartwright: 3, 1927, AR;
*Webster English: 27, 1903, MS.






He is the Son of Marion Cartwright and Sara Nancy Moore Cartwright.
They are Buried at Jumpertown Cemetery, Jumpertown, Prentiss County, Miss.

His Paternal GrandParents are James Thomas Asbury Cartwright, who is Buried at Hinds Cemetery, DeSoto County, Miss, and Eliza Sylvia Moore Cartwright, who is Buried at Carolina Cemetery, Booneville, Miss.

His Maternal GrandParents are Jacob "Jake" Berry Moore, Jr and Anna Elizabeth Caver Moore.
They are Buried at Jumpertown Cemetery, Jumpertown, Prentiss Miss.

His Maternal Great GrandParents are Jacob "Jake" Berry Moore, Sr, who is Buried at Richardson Cemetery, Tippah County, Miss; and Nancy Elizabeth James Moore, who is Buried at Windham Cemetery, Jumpertown, Prentiss County, Miss.



DOCUMENTED:
#1> U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 about Reuben E Cartwright

#2> *Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 For Reuben E Cartwright And Mary E Polsgrove.

#2> Social Security Death Index Records; 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Marion Edward Cartwright (1878 - 1951)
  Sarah Nancy Moore Yates (1882 - 1977)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Ellen Polsgrove Cartwright (1922 - 1992)
 
 Siblings:
  Lillie Winnie Cartwright Yates (1895 - 1931)**
  Gracey Cartwright Ledbetter (1899 - 1929)**
  Johnny J. English (1901 - 1902)**
  Webster W. English (1902 - 1968)**
  William Palmer Cartwright (1903 - 1907)**
  Reuben Edward Cartwright (1922 - 1989)
  Elmer Elmore Cartwright (1927 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Buried In Section 15.
 
Burial:
Oaklawn Cemetery
Jonesboro
Craighead County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Sue Moore-Hardy
Record added: Mar 22, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25462026
Reuben Edward Cartwright
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Reuben Edward Cartwright
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Salute To Our Veterans Who Sacrificed So Much For So Many. Forever In The Loving Arms Of Our Heavenly Father.
- Sue Moore-Hardy
 Added: Oct. 7, 2013
Thanks For The Many Cherished And Lasting Memories You Left With Our Families That Will Never Be Forgotten.
- Mary Sue Moore-Hardy
 Added: May. 16, 2009
 
 
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