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Widdop - William

Source: Waveland Independent
Waveland, Montgomery County, Indiana
Thursday, Dec 29, 1942
William WIDDIP, 76, a former resident and Waveland's last   tailor died in Burbank, California Dec 22 at the home of his son,   Phillip. He was born in Ladoga and lived ther emost of his life.   Another son, Ralph of Indianapolis also survives.

Source: 1870 Clark Twp, Montgomery County, Indiana #19
William Widdop 32 Tailor -- $300 Personal Property born England parents foreign born for all
Kate 33  Ireland
William 3 Indiana
Source: 1900 Census Clark Twp, Montgomery County, Indiana#177
William Widdop Jr. June 1867 marr 6 years IN England Ireland Tailor owns home
Ottile F. Sept 1869 3 ch 2 living Illinois Germany Germany Milliner
William R. son Spet 1894 IN IN Ill
Philip S. son July 1896 same
Rockhill, Lula Servant  Feb 1879 IN IN I N

Source: US Passport Application
Wm. Widdop resides Marion County, Indiana
Born: Ladoga, INdiana 22 June 1868 - to a naturalized father citizen of the US.  Permanent residence is in Indianapolis state of Indiana where I follow the Taylor (sic) occupation - will go temporarily abroad will return within  5 months with the purpose of residing and performing the duties of citizenship therein - I desire a passford for use in visiting the countres hereinafter named for following purpose
Venezuela - Mining & Stock breeding
Gueana same
Brazil same

Signed Wm. Widdop sworn by Noble C. Butler, Indianapolis, Ind - no accurate birth records kept before 1906 Clerk of court
Age: 48 years  Mouth: Small    Stature 5'8"   Chin: Slight receding              Forehead: High              Hair: Gray            Eyes: Brown         Complexion: dark ?             Nose: Medium           Face: Oval
I WP SHrimer solemny swear I am a native of the US that I reside in Indiana that I have known above for 24 years - WP Shirmer Indianapolis Ind

Send passpord to Otto H. Schirmer 53 Chamber St, NY NY

Source: #166 1910 Census Indianapolis Wrd 8 Marion Co IN Widdop, Wm. 41 marr 16 years IN England Ireland Tailor - Macine ?
Widdop, Wm. 41 arr 1 x 16 years
Ottilie F wife 3 ch 2 living age 38 Milliner - millinery store
Ralph W. son 15
Philip S son 13
Schimer Adala H sis-in-law 39
Wykoff, Jane servant 59
Source: 1920 Census Center Twp Marion Co IN #36
Widdop, Wm. 53 Ind England ENgland Tailor - Mens Clothing
Ottelie 43 wife Ind Germ Germ Melliner owns Hat Shop
Philip son 23 Clerical Auto sales
Margaret sister 47 Ind single England ENgland Trimmer auto mfg
Source: 1930 Census Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana Household #62
Widdop, Wm. S rents 62 marr at age 25 b IN IN IN (incorrect) Tailor Shop
Ophelia 60 marr 24 IL Germ Germ
Ralph son 35 IN IN IN
Phillip son 33 railroad inspector

Source: Indiana Certificate of Death #37236
died Methodist Hospital Indianapolis, Ind Dec 3, 1931 - 3:50 p.m. of pulmonary edema with hemothorax - female white married to Wm. Widdop
Inquest - INjury occurred at Orchard & 34th Street - fractured ribs, franctured pelvis with ultra abdominal hemorrage - occupant of an auto in collision with another auto at Street intersection Dr. Fred Vehbery  Coroner 12-5-1931 - Address: Court House
Born Sept 23, 1869 - aged 62 Years 2 months 10 days
Resides: 3738 North Temple St
Occupation - does not list anything but she was quite a milliner in Indianapolis - hmmmm
born Mt. Carmel Illinois - father Schirmer b Germany Mother: -- Hoffman Evansville, Ind
Informant: Wm. W. Widdop 3738 N Temple
born Crown Hill 12-8-1931
Flanner & Buchanan funeral home
Source: California Death Index
Born: 20 Nov 1866 Indiana - William Widdop
Died 22 Dec 1942 Los Angeles

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