Doddridge County Roots

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Walter Scott KING

Male 1881 - 1939  (58 years)


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  • Name Walter Scott KING 
    Born 5 May 1881  Middleport, Meigs Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1930  Troy District, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation oil field gauger, Eureka Pipeline Co. (25 yrs)  [3, 4
    Occupation FORMERLY  [4
    telegraph operator 
    Military World War I (overseas), Ohio National Guard  [4, 5
    Died 19 Dec 1939  Weston, Lewis Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Buried Masonic Memorial Park Cemetery, Crystal Lake (West Union), WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Person ID I19510  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2014 

    Father Henry KING,   b. Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mary WEIAND,   b. Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F25482  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Marie APFELBACHER,   b. 17 Jan 1892, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1984, Manassas, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)  [5
    Married CA 1918  [3
    Children 
     1. Mollie Ann KING,   b. 1921, Braden (Lima), Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 2015  (Age 94 years)
     2. Walter Scott KING, Jr.,   b. 17 Jul 1922,   d. 21 Apr 1924, Lima, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     3. Philip Donald KING,   b. 20 Jan 1924, Lima, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1994, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     4. Dan James KING,   b. 26 Jun 1925,   d. 12 May 1945, Okinawa, Japan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
     5. Helen Louise KING,   b. 30 Jan 1929, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Ernest Walker KING,   b. 17 Apr 1932, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 2016, Braxton Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    Family ID F7165  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Dec 1939 - Weston, Lewis Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Masonic Memorial Park Cemetery, Crystal Lake (West Union), WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    19510_KING_WalterS_1881-1939_DeathCertificate.jpg
    19510_KING_WalterS_1881-1939_DeathCertificate.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S1853] Death Certificate, WV State Dept of Health, Div of Vital Statistics, (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx).

    2. [S5] Headstone.

    3. [S2059] 1930 Census, Gilmer County, WV.

    4. [S14] Obituary.

    5. [S1570] Obituary of son.

    6. [S1853] Death Certificate, WV State Dept of Health, Div of Vital Statistics, (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx).
      Identified as Walter S. King, age 58y 7m 14d, b. May 5 1881 in Middleport OH, son of Henry King & Mary Weiand, married to Anna Marie King, res. Troy, Doddridge Co WV; died Dec 19 1939 at Weston General Hospital, Lewis Co, WV, buried in West Union. (Note: A record of this death is also on file in Doddridge County, with essentially the same information, but with the place of death left blank. The town of Troy is located in Gilmer County, very near the border with Doddridge County.)

    7. [S1793] West Union WV Cemeteries (Doddridge County), (Wes Cochran, 2515 10th Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (July 1990)).