Doddridge County Roots

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Walter Deco REED

Male 1892 - 1918  (26 years)


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  • Name Walter Deco REED 
    Born 17 Jul 1892  Leopold, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Birth date given in 1900 Census as Aug 1891.
    Gender Male 
    Military Pvt, Co L, 118 Inf, 30 Div, AEF, WW I (died of disease)  [2, 3, 4
    Census 1900  Cove District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1910  Troy District, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1917  [1
    farming & sawmilling for Jake Cox at New Milton 
    Residence 1917  Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 30 Oct 1918  France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Cause: pneumonia & meningitis 
    Buried Brookwood American Military Cemetery, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5
    Person ID I53060  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2015 

    Father Elmore REED,   b. CA 1858, Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Apr 1910  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Mother Phebe REED,   b. Aug 1856,   d. 13 Jun 1924, Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 29 Apr 1880  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14749  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Jul 1892 - Leopold, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1917 - Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Brookwood American Military Cemetery, Surrey, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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    Documents
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    53060_REED_WalterDeco_WW-OneDraftRegistration_5Jun1917.jpg
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1875] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com online database).

    2. [S2582] West Virginia Veterans Memorial Archives Database, (http://www.wvculture.org/history/wvmemory/wvvetmem.html).

    3. [S2624] Military Grave Marker.

    4. [S2585] WWI, WWII, and Korean War Casualty Listings [database online], (Ancestry.com and American Battle Monuments Commission).

    5. [S934] Findagrave.com.