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Arthur Wooliscroft

Arthur Wooliscroft

Male 1881 - 1970  (88 years)

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  • Name Arthur Wooliscroft  [1
    Born 18 May 1881  Tipton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • month of birth given as June on draft Registration
    Gender Male 
    Arrival 15 Mar 1888  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    • arrived aboard the Lord Charles with his mother and brothers Frank & Harry
    Departure 11 Nov 1891  Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • sailed aboard the City of New York heading for USA
    Residence 18 Jun 1900  New Kensington, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 3 Feb 1907  Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • confirmation in United Presbyterian Church
    Military 12 Sep 1918  Canton, Stark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 27 Apr 1942  262 Vine Street, Cannonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • address Arthur gave on his draft card
    Died 27 Jan 1970  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 10
    Obituary 30 Jan 1970  Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • obituary - see notes
    Occupation
    • 1 Jun 1900, New Kensington, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA, labourer
    Occupation
    • Steel worker
    Notes 
    • Arthur Wooliscroft of 3400 Hartel Street, Philadelphia. formerly of 261 Vine Street, Cannonsburg, died Tuesday, Jan, 27, 1970 at 1.30 pm, in a Philadelpjia hospital. He had made his home with his daughter, Mrs John Mackwish, in recent years. He was born in England in 1881, a son of Edward and Mary Ann Evans Wooliscroft. A steel worker for the Standard Tin Plate Company of Canonsburg, he was retired. Sep 27, 1905 he married Vern Smith, who died April 3, 1945. Surviving are a daughter, Mary, wife of John Mackwish, Philadelphia, and a son Dr Kenneth Wooliscroft, Dallas, Texas; four grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Two brothers, Edward and Frank are deceased.Obituary Observer Reporter, 30 Jan 1970
    Person ID I4925  Williscroft | The Alton Families
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2016 

    Father Edward James Wooliscroft,   b. 23 Feb 1849, Bilston, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1934, 143 Vine Street, Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Edwards,   b. 17 Apr 1848, Bealey, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1922, Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1872  Registry Office, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F925  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Vern Smith,   b. 18 Jun 1884, Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1945, 261 Vine Street, Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 27 Sep 1905  Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 12
    Residence 1910  Canton, Stark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Residence 20 Jan 1920  143 Vine Street, Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 8 Apr 1930  143 Vine Street, Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • Arthur’s father was living with the couple and their family.
    Residence 1935  143 Vine Street, Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Residence 22 Apr 1940  143 Vine Street, Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    • The couple were living in their own house
    Children 
     1. Arthur LeGrande Wooliscroft,   b. 17 Apr 1906, 123 Vine Street, Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1906, 123 Vine Street, Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Baby Wooliscroft,   b. 27 Jul 1907, Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1907, Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Daughter Wooliscroft,   b. 24 Jul 1909, Canton, Stark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1909, Canton, Stark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Baby Wooliscroft,   b. 22 Jun 1912, Hamley House, Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1912, Hamley House, Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. Mary Berneice Wooliscroft,   b. 26 Mar 1916, Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 2000, Camden, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +6. Kenneth Smith Wooliscroft,   b. 18 Nov 1917, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1980, Dallas, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F1469  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart