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William Cornwell Wilkes

Male 1903 - 1972  (68 years)


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  • Name William Cornwell Wilkes  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 30 Nov 1903  Chester, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1910  Baton Rouge, Chester, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1920  Chester, Chester, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1930  Chester, Chester, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Military 8 Aug 1942  Fort Jackson, Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    SSN issued South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence Chester, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Social Security Number 249-18-3851  [3
    Died 9 Apr 1972  Chester, Chester, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery, Chester, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Person ID I17086  tng Genealogy

    Father John Alexander Quitman Wilkes,   b. 20 Aug 1855, Chester, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1934, Baton Rouge, Chester, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Annie B Cornwell,   b. 5 Sep 1875, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1941, Chester, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 5 Feb 1903  Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Rev Grier, Officiating
    Family ID F6056  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Family ID F6068  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1910 - Baton Rouge, Chester, South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - Chester, Chester, South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Chester, Chester, South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 8 Aug 1942 - Fort Jackson, Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSSN issued - - South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Apr 1972 - Chester, Chester, South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    William C & Hazel Randall Wilkes gravestone
    William C & Hazel Randall Wilkes gravestone
    William C Wilkes gravestone
    William C Wilkes gravestone

  • Notes 
    • U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
      about William C Wilkes
      Name: William C Wilkes
      Birth Year: 1903
      Race: White, citizen (White)
      Nativity State or Country: South Carolina
      State: South Carolina
      County or City: Chester

      Enlistment Date: 8 Aug 1942
      Enlistment State: South Carolina
      Enlistment City: Fort Jackson Columbia
      Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Grade: Private
      Grade Code: Private
      Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
      Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
      Source: Civil Life

      Education: 4 years of high school
      Marital Status: Single, with dependents
      Height: 67
      Weight: 146

  • Sources 
    1. [S347] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      1920 U.S. Federal Census. Chester, Chester, South Carolina, ED , roll , page , image 734.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1920usfedcen&h=42998725&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    2. [S337] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;).
      1930 U.S. Federal Census. Chester, Chester, South Carolina, ED 7, roll 2191, page , image 877.0.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1930usfedcen&h=17315889&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    3. [S344] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009.Original data - Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=ssdi&h=67337299&indiv=try

    4. [S302] U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, National Archives and Records Administration, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005;).
      Online publication - NARA. U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 2005.Original data - Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, 1938-1946 [Archival Database]; World War II Army Enlistment Records; Records of the NARA, Record Group 64; National Archives at College Park, College Park, MD.

    5. [S356] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;).
      Year: 1910; Census Place: Baton Rouge, Chester, South Carolina; Roll: T624_1455; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 23.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1910USCenIndex&h=182208567&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    6. [S142] Gravestone.
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    7. [S142] Gravestone.
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