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Dewey Ernest Lattin, I
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Birth: Sep. 16, 1898
Farmingdale
Nassau County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 13, 1985
Lake Helen
Volusia County
Florida, USA

Dewey Ernest Lattin I (1898-1985) lived in Cuba from 1909 through 1915. He served in the United States Army during World War I. (b. September 16, 1898; Farmingdale, Nassau County, Long Island, New York, 11735, USA - d. February 13, 1985; Lake Helen, Volusia County, Florida, 32744, USA) Military Service Number 370066 and Social Security Number 060090513.

Parents:
He was the second to last child of Jarvis Andrew Lattin (1853-1941) and Mary Jane Puckett (1854-1927). His father worked selling food on the Long Island Railroad and around 1870 traveled to Carroll County, Iowa and later Holt County, Nebraska around 1881. Jarvis' farm in Nebraska failed and he tried prospecting for gold in the Dakota Territory.

Birth:
Dewey was born on September 16, 1898 in Farmingdale, Nassau County, Long Island, New York

Siblings:
Together Jarvis and Mary had the following children: Mary Esther Lattin (1875-1895) who married Richard Arlington Brush (1874-1944); Catherine Lavinia Lattin (1878-1964) who married Richard Arlington Brush (1874-1944) as his second wife, after her sister died; Julia Ann Lattin (1880-1960) who married Alfred William Poole (1881-1959); William Henry Lattin (1882) who died as an infant; Myrtle Adelia Lattin (1884-1970) who married Charles Haley Williams (1884-1960) after they met in Cuba; Deluth Andrew Lattin (1886-1887) who died as an infant; Jennie Alice Lattin (1888-1958) who married Charles Henry Pilkington (1887-1956); Charles A. Lattin (1890-1891) who died as an infant; Eva Ariel Lattin (1892-1939) who married Anton (Tony) Julius Winblad II (1886-1975) after they met in Cuba; Frederick E. Lattin (1894) who died as an infant; Effie Jeanette Lattin (1895-1989) who married Josiah Barnes Pomeroy (1882-1956) after they met in Cuba; Theodore Roosevelt Lattin (1901-1980) who lived in Cuba from 1909 to 1915 and married Bertha Christina Nelson (1905-1980).

Isle of Pines, Cuba:
Jarvis moved the family to Cuba in 1909 but Dewey, and his siblings Eva and Teddy came home in 1915 and lived with Eva and her husband Anton Winblad in the Bronx in New York.

World War I:
He served in the United States Army in World War I. He had his basic training at Fort Slocum, New York starting on May 5, 1918. He served overseas from July 10, 1918 to July 5, 1919 and was honorably discharged on July 17, 1919.

Married:
He married Elizabeth Henry (1903-1987) on January 28, 1922 in New York.

Children:
Dewey had three children: Dewey Ernest Lattin II (1922-1982); Leonard Anthony Lattin (1925-2005); and Lee Henry Lattin (1929-2010).

Death:
Leonard senior died in Lake Helen, Volusia County, Florida on February 13, 1985 and he was buried in DeLand Memorial Gardens in Florida.

Burial:
He was buried in DeLand Memorial Gardens, De Land, Volusia, Florida.

Research:
Researched and written by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) for Findagrave starting on July 28, 2003. Update on August 23, 2013 with information from his WWI service record.


 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jarvis Andrew Lattin (1853 - 1941)
  Mary Jane Puckett Lattin (1854 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Coutts Henry Lattin (1903 - 1987)
 
 Children:
  Dewey Ernest Lattin (1922 - 1982)*
  Leonard Andrew Lattin (1925 - 2005)*
  Lee Henry Lattin (1929 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Esther Lattin Brush (1875 - 1895)*
  Catherine Lavinia Lattin Brush (1878 - 1964)*
  Julia Ann Lattin Poole (1880 - 1960)*
  William Henry Lattin (1882 - 1882)*
  Myrtle Adelia Lattin Williams (1884 - 1970)*
  Jennie Alice Lattin Pilkington (1888 - 1958)*
  Eva Ariel Lattin Winblad (1892 - 1939)*
  Effie Jeanette Lattin Pomeroy (1895 - 1989)*
  Dewey Ernest Lattin (1898 - 1985)
  Theodore Roosevelt Lattin (1901 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
DeLand Memorial Gardens
DeLand
Volusia County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1...
Record added: Jul 28, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7718659
Dewey Ernest Lattin, I
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
 
Dewey Ernest Lattin, I
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
 
Dewey Ernest Lattin, I
Added by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
 
 
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 Added: Oct. 10, 2003
 
 
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