Eighth Generation


3039. William Thomas Sears was born on 2 April 1890 in Missouri.2716 In 1913 he was a Farmer in Trout Lake, Klickitat County, Washington.2717 At the birth of his first daughter, Williams occupation is listed as farmer. In 1915 he was a Saw Mill Worker in Trout Lake, Klickitat County, Washington.2718 Saw Mill Worker is the work of William when his daughter, Anne, was born. William died on 27 February 1918 at the age of 27 in White Salmon, Klicktat County, Washington.2716 William's name is listed as Thomas William on the death certificate. He died when "climbing a 'Gin' pole at Milsap and Dickey's mill, when [the] pole fell, falling upon and killing him instantaneously." William was both a farmer and logger, with logging as the general nature of employment.

William Thomas Sears and Elsie Luella McCray were married on 25 July 1912 in Vancouver, Clark County, Washington. Elsie Luella McCray was born on 22 October 1896 in Philadelphia, Chester County, Pennsylvania. She died on 26 September 1926 at the age of 29 in Vancouver, Clark County, Washington.

William Thomas Sears-12355 and Elsie Luella McCray-12356 had the following children:

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Elma Grace Sears was born in Trout Lake, Klickitat County, Washington.2717

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Anne Sears was born in Trout Lake, Klickitat County, Washington.2719

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Harold Dana Sears was born in Guler, Klickitat County, Washington.2720

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Howard Lavern Sears was born in Trout Lake, Klickitat County, Washington.2721