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 Walter Edward Seymour

Walter Edward Seymour

Franklin, Morgan County, Illinois, USA
Death 18 Feb 1936 (aged 56)
Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section K Lot 146 Grave 6
Memorial ID 161002962 · View Source
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Date Of Burial: 2/21/1936
Walter E. Seymour, 56, of 1323 North Second street, a resident of Springfield for the last thirty years, died at 7:25 p.m., Feb. 18, 1936, at the residence.

Mr. Seymour served in company I, Fifth Illinois infantry, during the Spanish-American war.

He was a carpenter by trade, holding membership in the carpenters' union for thirty-one years.

He also was a member of I.O.O.F. lodge No. 6.

Death followed a week's illness.

Survivors are his wife, Grace Gibson Seymour; one sister, Mrs. Harry Yeck of Concord; two brothers, Al of Springfield; and George, of Jacksonville; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at the residence.

Interment was in Roselawn Cemetery.

Date: Wednesday, February 19, 1936
Paper: Daily Illinois State Journal (Springfield, Illinois)
Page: 11
Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947
Name: Walter Edward Seymour
Birth Date: 5 Jan 1880
Birth Place: Franklin, Illinois
Death Date: 18 Feb 1936
Death Place: Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois
Burial Date: 21 Feb 1936
Burial Place: Clear Lake Twp. Sangamon, Illinois
Cemetery Name: Roselawn
Death Age: 56
Occupation: Carpenter
Race: White
Marital Status: M
Gender: Male
Residence: Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois
Father Name: Geo. W. Seymour
Father Birth Place: Illinois
Mother Name: Hannah Seymour
Mother Birth Place: Illinois
Spouse Name: Grace Gibson Seymour
Comments: 30 years of this place; Served in U.S. Military
FHL Film Number: 1765829

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  • Created by: Darrin Moore
  • Added: 13 Apr 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 161002962
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