• Walter E. Rockwell
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• Walter E. Rockwell  ‎(I563414387)‎
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Given Names: Walter E.
Surname: Rockwell

Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: 19 February 1869 32 28 Heyworth, IL, USA
Death: 24 February 1943 ‎(Age 74)‎ near Perintown, OH, USA
Personal Facts and Details
Birth 19 February 1869 32 28 Heyworth, IL, USA

Marriage • Eva J. Beckley - 18 December 1890 ‎(Age 21)‎ Streator, McLean Co., IL, USA

Checker Champion of the Midwest
Death 24 February 1943 ‎(Age 74)‎ near Perintown, OH, USA

Address:
Wolfpen Rd. RR 1 Milford, OH

Cause of death: Carcinoma of prostate gland
Burial 27 February 1943 ‎(3 days after death)‎ Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH, USA
Cemetery: Spring Grove Cemetery

Last Change 24 May 2015 - 17:00:30 - by: sysop
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Parents Family  (F395)
• Edward P. Rockwell
1836 - 1925
• Margaret Celia Karr
1840 - 1923
• Walter E. Rockwell
1869 - 1943
Almer Rockwell
1863 -
Elmer E. Rockwell
1872 - 1880

Immediate Family  (F524898107)
• Eva J. Beckley
1870 - 1926
Thyrza Beckley Rockwell
1891 - 1947
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Notes

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Checkers champion of the midwest

Sang Gilbert & Sullivan, took singing lessons, while family was hungry.

Night watchman for Coleman Bell ‎(fired by Bell)‎

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Sources

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1910 MO Census
Citation Details:  2339 Sutphen, St. Louis

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1920 OH Census
Citation Details:  Wakeman Twp., Huron Co.

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Personal Communication
Citation Details:  Evelyn Pauly

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Marriage Certificate

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1900 IL Census
Citation Details:  1104 Bloomington, Streator, LaSalle Co.

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1930 OH Census
Citation Details:  1797 Taft Rd., Cincinnati, Hamilton Co.

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1880 IL Census
Citation Details:  Streator, LaSalle Co.

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1870 IL Census
Citation Details:  Randolph Twp., McLean Co.

Source
Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763–1900
Publication: http://www.ilsos.gov/GenealogyMWeb/marrsrch.html

Source
Rockwell Family Bible

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http://www.findagrave.com
Citation Details:  ­http­://­www­.­findagrave­.­com­/­cgi­-­bin­/­fg­.­cgi­?­page­=­gr­&­GSln­=­Rockwell­&­GSbyrel­=­all­&­GSdyrel­=­all­&­GSst­=­37­&­GScntry­=­4­&­GSob­=­n­&­GSsr­=­361­&­GRid­=­79026041­&­df­=­all­&

Source
Cemetery Record
Citation Details:  Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, OH, USA

Source
1940 OH Census
Citation Details:  Wolf Pen Rd., Miami Twp., Clermont Co.

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Family with Parents
Father
• Edward P. Rockwell
Birth 4 April 1836 24 20 Morgan Co., VA, USA
Death 9 October 1925 ‎(Age 89)‎ Cincinnati, OH, USA
4 years
Mother
 
• Margaret Celia Karr
Birth 27 June 1840 42 35 McLean Co., IL, USA
Death 4 January 1923 ‎(Age 82)‎ Wakeman, OH, USA

Marriage: 15 April 1862 -- McLean Co., IL, USA
7 years
#1
• Walter E. Rockwell
Birth 19 February 1869 32 28 Heyworth, IL, USA
Death 24 February 1943 ‎(Age 74)‎ near Perintown, OH, USA
-6 years
#2
Sister
Almer Rockwell
Birth 1863 26 22 IL, USA
Death Date Unknown
9 years
#3
Brother
Elmer E. Rockwell
Birth about 1872 35 31
Death about 1880 ‎(Age 8)‎
Family with • Eva J. Beckley
• Walter E. Rockwell
Birth 19 February 1869 32 28 Heyworth, IL, USA
Death 24 February 1943 ‎(Age 74)‎ near Perintown, OH, USA
16 months
Wife
 
• Eva J. Beckley
Birth 28 June 1870 28 23 New Albany, IN, USA
Death 15 February 1926 ‎(Age 55)‎ Cincinnati, OH, USA

Marriage: 18 December 1890 -- Streator, McLean Co., IL, USA
10 months
#1
Daughter
Thyrza Beckley Rockwell
Birth 29 October 1891 22 21 Streator, McLean Co., IL, USA
Death 9 April 1947 ‎(Age 55)‎ VA Hospital, Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis, MO, USA
#2
Son
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