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Curtis Garfield KINNEY

Male 1882 - 1955  (73 years)


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  • Name Curtis Garfield KINNEY 
    Born 21 Sep 1882  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1910  Minot, Ward Co, ND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1910  [5
    cafe manager 
    Military From 6 Jul 1917 to 20 May 1919  [6, 7
    Sgt, Co D, 164 Inf, 41 Div, US Army (North Dakota), World War I 
    • Curtis G. Kinney "enlisted in Company A, 2nd Infantry, North Dakota National Guard, at Minot, on July 14, 1917; served in Company A, 2nd Infantry, North Dakota National Guard, to Oct. 13, 1917; Company D, 164th Infantry, to Nov. 27, 1918; 1st Corps School, to Dec. 10, 1918; 3rd Corps School, to April 1, 1919; Chemical Warfare Service, to discharge. Grades: Corporal, July 15, 1917; Mess Sergeant, Aug. 25, 1917; Private, Nov. 1, 1917; Corporal, Dec. 1, 1917; Sergeant, April 1, 1918; Supply Sergeant, April 1, 1918; overseas from Dec. 15, 1917, to May 10, 1919. Discharged at Camp Dodge, Iowa, on May 20, 1919, as a Sergeant."
      Source: Ancestry.com. North Dakota Military Men, 1917-1918 [database on-line]
    Census 1930  St. Paul, Ramsey Co, MN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1930  [8
    Pullman conductor on steam railroad 
    Residence 1935  St. Paul, Ramsey Co, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Census 1940  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Listed as Curtis G. Kinney, 58, b. WVa, single, 3 yrs high school, conductor for Pullman Railroad Co, resided in St. Paul MN in 1935, one of ten lodgers in a presumed boarding house. In previous enumerations, he was married and living with his wife.
    Occupation 1940  [9
    conductor for Pullman Railroad Co. 
    Occupation 1942  [1
    Pullman Company employee 
    Residence 1942  San Antonio, Bexar Co, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 15 Nov 1955  Hennepin Co, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I120390  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2018 

    Father Snoden S. KINNEY, Jr.,   b. 24 Dec 1839, Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1892, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Roxalina PINNELL,   b. 2 May 1844, Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1933, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Family ID F17547  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S2508] World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com online database).

    2. [S2569] West Virginia Births Index, 1853-1969 [database on-line], (Ancestry.com).

    3. [S2478] Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002 (online), (Ancestry.com and Minnesota Dept of Health).

    4. [S1998] 1900 Census, Doddridge County, WV (West Union District).

    5. [S1813] 1910 Census.

    6. [S1978] U.S. Veterans Gravesites, National Cemetery Administration. Nationwide Gravesite Locator, (www.ancestry.com).

    7. [S2704] U.S. National Cemetery Interment Control Forms, 1928-1962 [database online], (Ancestry.com and Office of Quartermaster General (National Archives)).

    8. [S1898] 1930 Census.

    9. [S127] 1940 Census.