Doddridge County Roots

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Lee Roy SNYDER

Male 1920 - 1944  (24 years)


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  • Name Lee Roy SNYDER  [1
    Born 27 Oct 1920  Richwood, Nicholas Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1930  Nutter Fort, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1940  Southwest District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1940  [4
    farm laborer 
    Residence Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Military Sgt, U.S. Army, 101st Inf Reg, 26th Inf Div, WW II (KIA, Purple Heart, Bronze Star)  [1, 5, 6
    Died 17 Nov 1944  Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Buried Lorraine American Cemetery, St. Avold, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I18676  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 20 May 2017 

    Father George Francis SNYDER,   b. 26 Nov 1868, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1944, Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Cora Belle LOAR,   b. 5 Mar 1886, Etam, Preston Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1973, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married CA 1908 
    Family ID F231  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Oct 1920 - Richwood, Nicholas Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Nutter Fort, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Lorraine American Cemetery, St. Avold, France Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    18676_LeeRoySnyder_WWII.jpg
    18676_LeeRoySnyder_WWII.jpg

    Documents
    18676_SNYDER_LeeRoy_BronzeStar_WWII.jpg
    18676_SNYDER_LeeRoy_BronzeStar_WWII.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S317] West Union Herald-Record, 5/26/1998, p. 13 - Article by VFW Post 3408.

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

    3. [S2039] 1930 Census, Harrison County, WV.

    4. [S2652] 1940 Census, Doddridge County, WV (Southwest District).

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

    6. [S1727] Clarksburg Exponent-Telegram, 5/30/2004, p. A-6.

    7. [S2582] West Virginia Veterans Memorial Archives Database, (http://www.wvculture.org/history/wvmemory/wvvetmem.html), Plot B, Row 22, Grave 50.