Arthur Violette

Arthur Violette

Darnestown, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Death 4 Feb 1962 (aged 92)
Berkeley Springs, Morgan County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row A, Lot 15, Site 12
Memorial ID 40291357 · View Source
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- James George Violette [1779-1820]
- Mary Elizabeth (Barry) Violette

Married Catherine Violette

- Virginia Catherine Broy-Scott [1907-2004]
- Helen Mary Ferris [1911-1961]
- Howard Arthur [1908-1999]
- Louis Randolph [1915-2012]

Arthur was the last lock tender on the C&O canal, Lock 23, now named "Violette's Lock"

Death Notice
Washington Post, Times Herald, 1962

On Sunday, February 4, 1962, at War Memorial Hospital, Berkeley Springs, W. Va., ARTHUR VIOLETT [sp], beloved husband of Katie Violett, father of Mrs. Mary F. Moriarty, Brentwood, Md.; Mrs. Virginia Scott, Berkeley Springs, W. Va.; Howard Violett of Vienna, Va., and Louis Violett of Washington, D.C. Remains resting at Helsey Funeral Home, Berkeley Springs, W. Va. Funeral services at Quince Orchard Methodist Church, Quince Orchard, Md., at 2 p.m. Wednesday, February 7. Casket opened 1 p.m., before services. Interment Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, Md.

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  • Created by: Glenn Wallace
  • Added: 5 Aug 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 40291357
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Arthur Violette (6 Mar 1869–4 Feb 1962), Find a Grave Memorial no. 40291357, citing Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Glenn Wallace (contributor 46802463) .