Erskine Gwynne

Birth
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Death
5 May 1948 (aged 49)
Manhattan, New York County, New York, USA
Burial
Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA GPS-Latitude: 40.8928722, Longitude: -73.8691333
Plot
Evergreen Plot, Section 36
Memorial ID
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Publisher, Editor, Racing Enthusiast, Born in Paris, Erskine was a member of the Vanderbilt Family, his great aunt was the wife of Cornelius Vanderbilt II. he Married Josephine Armstrong, the marriage ended in divorce. Erskine was in the car with William Kissam Vanderbilt III at the time of the accident in South Carolina that killed him, Erskine survived with only minor scratches. his sister killed herself in New York in 1946, he died 2 yrs later. Erskine was cremated & his ashes along with his sisters were buried with their father at Woodlawn Cemetery.

Bio by: Bobby Kelley
Publisher, Editor, Racing Enthusiast, Born in Paris, Erskine was a member of the Vanderbilt Family, his great aunt was the wife of Cornelius Vanderbilt II. he Married Josephine Armstrong, the marriage ended in divorce. Erskine was in the car with William Kissam Vanderbilt III at the time of the accident in South Carolina that killed him, Erskine survived with only minor scratches. his sister killed herself in New York in 1946, he died 2 yrs later. Erskine was cremated & his ashes along with his sisters were buried with their father at Woodlawn Cemetery.

Bio by: Bobby Kelley