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DECKER Walter

DECKER Walter

Male 1902 - 1976  (74 years)

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  • Name DECKER Walter 
    Born 13 Aug 1902  , Pilot Knob Twp., Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    1920 U.S. Census 1 Jan 1920  , Pilot Knob Twp., Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 17y 
    • He was recorded as the son of John Decker, single, and 17 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was his reported birthplace.
    1920 U.S. census, Illinois, Washington County, Pilot Knob [DECKER, John]
    1920 U.S. census, Illinois, Washington County, Pilot Knob [DECKER, John]
    Occupation 1930  [4
    partner (in father's farm) 
    1930 U.S. Census 1 Apr 1930  , Pilot Knob Twp., Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 26y 
    • He was recorded as the son of John Decker, married, and 26 years old at the time of this census. His occupation was recorded as "partner" (in his father's farm), and Illinois was his reported birthplace, as well as that of his father. "Germany" was the reported birthplace of his mother.
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, Washington County, Pilot Knob [DECKER, Walter]
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    Died 10 Sep 1976  [5
    Buried 12 Sep 1976  Masonic Cemetery, Nashville, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • block 6 row 18 lat. S
    Gravestone for DECKER, Ervin (son), Darla (daughter) & Walter (father), Masonic Cemetery, Nashville, Illinois
    Gravestone for DECKER, Ervin (son), Darla (daughter) & Walter (father), Masonic Cemetery, Nashville, Illinois
    Transcription:
    DECKER
    ERVIN E. | DEC 30, 1927 | JAN 6, 1928
    DARLA DEAN | JULY 9, 1938 | AUG. 28, 1945
    WALTER | AUG. 13, 1902 | SEPT. 10, 1976
    "EARTH HAS NO SORROW THAT HEAVEN CANNOT HEAL"
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 25 May 2007
    Person ID I3704  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Kult Branch
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2016 

    Father DECKER John,   b. Apr 1860, , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1940, , Pilot Knob Twp., Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother VOGEL Caroline Rose,   b. 1864, , , , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1894  [6
    Family ID F1762  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family KULT Ann,   b. 9 Nov 1909, , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 2002  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 30 Jun 1926  [7
    Children 
     1. DECKER Ervin Edwin,   b. 30 Dec 1927, , Pilot Knob Twp., Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1928, , Pilot Knob Twp., Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +2. DECKER Evelyn Esther
    +3. DECKER Elmer John Walter,   b. 26 Nov 1930, , Pilot Knob Twp., Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 2016, , St. Charles, St. Charles County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +4. DECKER Bernice
     5. DECKER Ione
    +6. DECKER Floyd,   b. 4 Oct 1936,   d. 10 Apr 2010, , St. Peters, St. Charles County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +7. DECKER Lloyd
     8. DECKER Darla Dean,   b. 9 Jul 1938, , , Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1945, , Pilot Knob Twp., Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
    +9. DECKER Irma
    +10. DECKER Leroy
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2009 
    Family ID F1389  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Aug 1902 - , Pilot Knob Twp., Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 U.S. Census - Age: 17y - 1 Jan 1920 - , Pilot Knob Twp., Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 U.S. Census - Age: 26y - 1 Apr 1930 - , Pilot Knob Twp., Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 12 Sep 1976 - Masonic Cemetery, Nashville, Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Wedding of KULT, Ed & Mary (Lawhorn). Witnesses (in back) Walter & Ann (Kult) Decker. 31 Aug 1926
    Wedding of KULT, Ed & Mary (Lawhorn). Witnesses (in back) Walter & Ann (Kult) Decker. 31 Aug 1926
    DECKER, Walter
    DECKER, Walter

  • Sources 
    1. [S526] Masonic Cemetery (Nashville, Washington County, Illinois; LAT/LON N38.33226°, W-89.38285°; located in Nashville, Illinois; from the center of town on Rt. 15, take Rt. 127 south, approx. .8 mi to Masonic Rd., then turn right onto Masonic Rd., and the cemetery is on the right (north) side). Grave markers, Cemetery: Masonic (Nashville, IL)., Ervin E., Darla Dean, and Walter Decker joint marker; personally read and photographed, 25 May 2005 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S892] Illinois. Washington County. Death Certificates. State Board of Health. ISA microfilm 250. Illinois State Archives, Springfield, Death: DECKER, Erwin Edwin. (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S723] Illinois. Washington County. 1920 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007, CENSUS-1920-DECKER-John. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S614] Illinois. Washington County. 1930 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007, CENSUS-1930-DECKER-Walter. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S526] Masonic Cemetery (Nashville, Washington County, Illinois; LAT/LON N38.33226°, W-89.38285°; located in Nashville, Illinois; from the center of town on Rt. 15, take Rt. 127 south, approx. .8 mi to Masonic Rd., then turn right onto Masonic Rd., and the cemetery is on the right (north) side). Grave markers, Cemetery: Masonic (Nashville, IL)., Ervin E., Darla Dean, and Walter Decker joint marker; personally read and photographed, 25 May 2005 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S1140] Illinois. Washington County. 1900 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2013, Census, U.S., 1900: DECKER, John. (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S657] Historical Society of Washington County (Ill.). Compiler. Washington County, Illinois 1979 History, (Nashville, Illinois: Historical Society of Washington County, 1980), Book: Washington County, Illinois 1979 History., p 443, "August Schultz, Sr.," submitted by Evelyn Piotrowski.