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William Lewis "W.L." Wanamaker[1]

Male 1859 - 1924  (64 years)


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  • Name William Lewis "W.L." Wanamaker 
    Born 16 Sep 1859  Warsaw, Kosciusko, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Jun 1924  Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • William Lewis Wanamaker passed away at the family home Sunday, June 22, 1924. He was born in Warsaw, Ind., Sept 16, 1859, a son of J.W. and Lucinda Wanamaker. He moved with his parents to a farm southeast of the city in 1865. On Nov. 2, 1887 he was married to Miss Mary Ella Darr, who with three children, William D. Wanamaker, Aurora, Mo., Miss Lucy and Virgil R. of the home address, survive. He is also survived by his mother, Mrs. Lucinda Wanamaker, who is 85 years of age, one brother, Dr. A. E. Wanamaker, Hamburg, Ia., and two sisters, Mrs. Bell Israel of this city and Mrs. O. W. Bowen, Snowden, Wash.

      1900 US Census, Missouri, Livingston, Chillicothe, Wanamaker, born Sep 1860, age 39, married 12 years, born IN, father born PA, mother born OH, wife Mary E., bor Oct 1863, age 36, married 12 years, mother of 3 children 3 living, born MO, father born OH, mother born MO, son William D., born Jan 1891, age 9, born MO, daughter Lucy E., born Aug 1892, age 7, born MO, son Virgil, born June 1896, age 3, born MO

      1910 US Census, Missouri, Livingston, Chillicothe, William L. Wanamaker, 50, married 22 years, born IN, father born PA, mother born OH, bookkeeper foundry, rents home, wife MarY E., 47, married once 22 years, mother of 3 children 3 living, born MO, father born OH, mother born MO, son William D., 19, born MO, salesman drug store, daughter Lucy E., 16, born MO, son Virgil R., 13, born MO, father in law Samuel T. Darr, 69, widower, born OH, parents born OH, boarder Beulah Glick, 21

      1920 US Census, Missouri, Livingston, Chillicothe, William L. Wanamaker, owns home with mortgage, 60, born IN, father born PA, mother born OH, bookkeeper implement house, wife Mary, 56, born MO, father born OH, mother born MO, son William D., 28, married, born MO, no occupation, daughter Lucy, 25, single, born MO, teacher public school, son Virgil, 23, single, born MO, farm laborer

      Alternate birthdate: Sep 1860 [2, 3, 4, 5]
    Person ID I21211  Mindrum
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2012 

    Family Mary Ellen Darr,   b. 18 Oct 1863, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1941, Jefferson City, Cole, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 2 Nov 1887  Livingston Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. William Darr Wanamaker,   b. 24 Jan 1891, Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 25 Nov 1985  (Age < 94 years)
     2. Lucy Elizabeth Wanamaker,   b. 28 Aug 1893, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1985, Indian Hills Nursing Home Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     3. Virgil Raymond Wanamaker,   b. 22 Jun 1896, Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1976, Livingston Manor, Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2012 
    Family ID F14871  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S2007] The Family Branches for Tom W. and Pauline Dickerson Brumfield, www.ancestry.com, tombrumfield@aol.com.

    2. [S6748] 1900 US Census, Missouri, Livingston, Chillicothe, Enum. Dist. 94, sheet 3B.

    3. [S6750] William L. Wanamaker obituary, Chillicothe Constitution, Monday, 23 June 1924.

    4. [S6736] 1910 US Census, Missouri, Livingston, Chillicothe, Enum. Dist. 98, sheet 8B.

    5. [S6749] 1920 US Census, Missouri, Livingston, Chillicothe, Enum. Dist. 99, sheet 1A.

    6. [S3498] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002. www.ancestry.com.