Eighth Generation


3917. William Ulysses Grant McQuiston was born on 6 May 1879 in Crawford Corners, Venango County, Pennsylvania.3 On 9 January 1920 he was a proprietor of a boarding house at 120 East Main Street in Corry, Erie County, Pennsylvania.3151 He died on 22 January 1930 at the age of 50 in Centerville, Pennsylvania.3,3152 During the depression, William took his own life in an effort to secure a widow's pension for his wife and 6 children. His plan worked and the family was provided for. William was buried in Union City Cemetery, Pennsylvania.3 He has reference number RM 2610. GKM 830 - LBM 90-227

William Ulysses Grant McQuiston and Winifred Graham were married.3153 They3153 were divorced.3153 Winifred Graham was born in Petroleum Center, Pennsylvania.3153 She appeared in the census at 29 East Main Street in Corry, Erie County, Pennsylvania.3154 She has reference number RM 2620.

William Ulysses Grant McQuiston-2610 and Winifred Graham-2620 had the following children:

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William Josiah Alexander McQuiston3155 was born on 1 December 1901.3153 He appeared in the census in the household of Charles Edwards and Winifred Graham on 9 January 1920 at 114 East Main Street in Corry, Erie County, Pennsylvania.3156 He died.3157 William has reference number RM 1621. GKM 830 - LBM 90i-227 William was a midget. He did not have any children.

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Harold David McQuiston-2622.

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Genevieve May McQuiston was born on 8 May 1905.3153 She appeared in the census in the household of Charles Edwards and Winifred Graham on 9 January 1920 at 114 East Main Street in Corry, Erie County, Pennsylvania.3156 She died about 1921 at the age of 16.3155,3157 Genevieve died possibly from tuberculosis. Genevieve has reference number RM 2623. GKM 830 - LBM 90iii-227

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Hazel Ann McQuiston-2624.

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Charles Carll McQuiston3155 was born on 25 March 1909.3153 He appeared in the census in the household of William Ulysses Grant McQuiston and Ethel McGonnell on 9 January 1920 in Corry, Erie County, Pennsylvania.3151 He died.3157 Charles has reference number RM 2625. GKM 830 - LBM 90v-227 Charles never married.

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Florence Lilah McQuiston-2626.

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John "Jack" McQuiston3155 was born on 20 August 1914.3153 He appeared in the census in the household of William Ulysses Grant McQuiston and Ethel McGonnell on 9 January 1920 in Corry, Erie County, Pennsylvania.3151 3154 He died about 6 June 1944 at the age of 29.3155 John was injured on D-Day on Normandy beaches. He died a few weeks later. Jack has reference number RM 2627. GKM 830 - LBM 90vii-227

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Phoebe Jo McQuiston-2628.

William Ulysses Grant McQuiston and Ethel McGonnell were married on 7 October 1917.3 They3 appeared in the census on 9 January 1920 in Corry, Erie County, Pennsylvania.3151 Ethel McGonnell, daughter of William McGonnell and Sarah Sanney, was born in 1900.1189 On 9 January 1920 she was a mistress of a boarding house at 120 East Main Street in Corry, Erie County, Pennsylvania.3151 She died on 30 January 1964 at the age of 64.1189 Ethel was buried in Waterford, Pennsylvania.3 She has reference number RM 2629.

William Ulysses Grant McQuiston-2610 and Ethel McGonnell-2629 had the following children:

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Annie Laura McQuiston-2630.

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George A. McQuiston-2631.

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Arthur McQuiston-2632.

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Mildred Josephine McQuiston-2633.

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Harry McQuiston-19465.

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Clyde Grant McQuiston died at age of two. He has reference number RM 19479.

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Gracie McQuiston died at age of 24.3155,3157 Gracie died from diabetes and complictions of from a broken leg. She has reference number RM 19480.