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COLWELL, John
(1837-1914)
FAST, Almyra
(1845-1936)
BAMBER, Sylvester
(1840-1906)
GRAVES, Amy
(1841-1923)
COLWELL, Marvin Ball
(1869-1935)
BAMBER, Della Alma
(1868-1961)
COLWELL, Orval L.
(1895-1973)

 

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COLWELL, Orval L. 1 2

  • Born: 18 Dec 1895, Illinois 3 2 4 5
  • Died: 1973, Toulon, Stark co., Illinois at age 78 2 5
  • Buried: 21 Jan 1973, Stringtown Cemetery, Essex twp., Stark co., Illinois 2 6
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bullet  Noted events in his life were:

Military-beginning. 7 8 86 Div 311, Ammo Train, WWI
From History and Reminiscences From the Records of the Old Settler's Union of Princeville & Vicinity, p. 109
Orville L. Colwell: enlisted June 26, 1918 at Toulon, in Field Artillery, Co. F, 311 Ammunition Train, rank - Private. Served at Camp Grant; Camp Mills; Bordeau, France. Discharged Feb. 9, 1919 at Camp Grant.

Social Security Number issued in Illinois. 5

Census, 1900, Essex twp., Stark co., Illinois. 9

Newspaper, 6 Jun 1917. 10 Stark County News, listing of men in Stark County registered for draft under Selective Draft Law: Orval L. Colwell, age 21

Census, 1920, Essex twp., Stark co., Illinois. 11 farmer


Photo courtesy of Gary & Karen Seeman

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Sources


1 1900 Federal Census, Illinois, Stark co.

2 Headstone-Orval L. Colwell.

3 1900 Federal Census, Illinois, Stark co.

4 Stark County, Illinois Essex twp. Cemeteries (Stark County Genealogical Society).

5 Social Security Death Index.

6 Stark County, Illinois Essex twp. Cemeteries (Stark County Genealogical Society).

7 Stark County, Illinois Essex twp. Cemeteries (Stark County Genealogical Society).

8 History and Reminiscences From the Records of the Old Settler's Union of Princeville & Vicinity.

9 1900 Federal Census, Illinois, Stark co.

10 Stark County News.

11 1920 Federal Census, Illinois, Stark co.


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