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Willis Dilton Stone
Birth: May 14, 1858
Michigan, USA
Death: Sep. 5, 1887
Fairplain Township
Montcalm County
Michigan, USA

Husband's Cousin.

Son of Alfred Stone & Abigail E. Howe; grandson of unknown Stone's and Luther & Mary (Eager) Howe.

6th great-grandson of John How & Mary Martha Jones.

June 1860 census:
Age 2, Fairplain, Montcalm Co., MI

June 1870 census:
Age 12, Fairplain, Montcalm Co., MI

Married Luna Jane Reynolds, March 10, 1880 in Greenville, Montcalm Co., MI. She was born April 6, 1856 in New York and died August 6, 1955 in Los Angeles Co., CA; unknown burial place.

June 1880 Fairplain, Montcalm Co., MI census:
Willis (head) 22 b MI, Farmer
Luna (wife) 23 b NY
William Reynolds (other) 17 b NY, laborer

Farmer, Died September 5, 1887, aged 29 years, 3 months, Record # 2144, Michigan, Deaths, 1867-1897. Note: stone has 29 years, 3 months, 22 days.

Daughter, Nina E. Stone born 1881. She married William R. Woolpert, June 11, 1907 in Elk Rapids, Antrim Co., MI. In the 1920 census they are in San Bernardino City 4 Precinct 7, San Bernardino Co., CA, Luna is 63; in the 1930 census they were living in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, Luna is 74, and in the 1940 census for Tract 352, Hawthorne, Inglewood Twp., Los Angeles Co., CA Luna is 84.

Many thanks to John C. Anderson for stone photos and to Harry Moyles, who first listed and graciously transferred memorial. * 
 
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 Parents:
  Alfred Stone (1830 - 1898)
  Abigail E Howe Stone (1831 - 1917)
 
 Sibling:
  Willis Dilton Stone (1858 - 1887)
  Luther Remus Stone (1866 - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
ae 29/3/22
 
Burial:
Forest Home Cemetery
Greenville
Montcalm County
Michigan, USA
Plot: sec 17
 
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Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Aug 17, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5691777
Willis Dilton Stone
Added by: John C. Anderson
 
Willis Dilton Stone
Added by: John C. Anderson
 
 
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Remembering and honoring Willis on the anniversary of his death.
- 💖 Wayne & Arleta 💖
 Added: Sep. 5, 2016

- Maja
 Added: Sep. 5, 2016
In honor of your upcoming Angel Day
- Esther Kinder
 Added: Sep. 1, 2016
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