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 Arthur Armstrong

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Arthur Armstrong

Born to Leonard Harvey Armstrong & Emma Frances [Barton] married 10-5-1868 in Butler Ky.
Joined Typographical Union #101 in Atlanta Ga. in 1889 and was a member til his death in 1951.Moved to Washington D.C. and worked at the Government Printing Office from 1896 and retired in 1932. Briefly owned a newspaper in Frankfort Ky in the early 20's. Married to Mary Marshall [Armstrong]and raised a daughter on Capitol Hill [N.E.] Marion Francis b 1900
1880 Census Kentucky lists their family;
Leonard 1845- 1915
Emma [Emily] F. [Barton] 1846 - 1930
Arthur 1870 - 1951[Va]
Roy 1875-Jun 1938 Santa Cruz Ca.
William J. 1880 - 1963 [Oregon] Leonard and Emma are found in Seattle directory's until Leonard's death in 1915. Emma moved in with her youngest son's family in Oakland, Calif., where he worked at a utility company. Will work in future to locate cemetery marker of Emily [Emma]Frances Barton Armstrong. She died on March 12, 1930 in Oakland [Alameda Co.]
***found her in 1920 census with both of her younger sons, Will & Family & Roy.
William's wife Alma [Pugh] d in 1954 ,but can't locate a findagrave match. Will's body was taken back to Oakland according to brief Oregon mentioning.
Looks as though Arthur's Aunt ''Pink'' [Annie] Annabell B. Barton Estes [1859] - Feb 10, 1947 also in Alameda Co. Calif., His mother's obituary notes, ''daughter of Julius V. Barton and Mary Randall well known by the Butler [Ky.] old timers''.


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  • Created by: Michael [Randy] Walsh
  • Added: 7 Oct 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 98418392
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Arthur Armstrong (14 Sep 1870–28 Nov 1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 98418392, citing Columbia Gardens Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Michael [Randy] Walsh (contributor 47947658) .