Sweet, Walter Scott

Sweet, Walter Scott

Male 1875 - 1956  (81 years)

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  • Name Sweet, Walter Scott  [1
    Born 5 Oct 1875  Eaton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 14 Jun 1880  Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 30 Jun 1945  Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 16 Oct 1945  Eaton Rapids Township, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 15 Oct 1956  Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Buried Brickyard Cemetery, Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I15795  Sackett | Descendants of John Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Sweet, William Amos,   b. 28 Nov 1849, Finger Lake Region, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1903  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Ashley, Samantha Lucy,   b. 29 Jan 1852, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1926  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 19 May 1871 
    Children 7 children 
     1. Sweet, Orson,   b. 16 May 1872, Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1921, Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     2. Sweet, Homer Everett,   b. 8 Jan 1874, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1969, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     3. Sweet, Walter Scott,   b. 5 Oct 1875, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1956, Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. Sweet, Mabel Irene,   b. 24 Jun 1880, Eaton Rapids Township, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1953, Eaton Rapids Township, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     5. Sweet, Amos Howard,   b. 5 Aug 1882, Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1945, Charlotte, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     6. Sweet, Washington Irving,   b. 27 Jul 1884, Dimondale, Eaton, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1945, Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +7. Sweet, Ethel,   b. Nov 1891, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964  (Age ~ 72 years)
     
    Family ID F6188  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Oct 1875 - Eaton County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 14 Jun 1880 - Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30 Jun 1945 - Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 16 Oct 1945 - Eaton Rapids Township, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Oct 1956 - Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Brickyard Cemetery, Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S960] 1880 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2020.
      1880 Census, enumerated 14 & 16 Jun 1880 in Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, New York, United States

      Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
      William Sweet Self M 30 New York, United States
      Samantha Sweet Wife F 29 Michigan, United States
      Orson Sweet Son M 8 Michigan, United States
      Homer Sweet Son M 6 Michigan, United States
      Walter Sweet Son M 4 Michigan, United States

      District: ED 68
      Sheet Number and Letter: 163D
      Household ID: 7397554
      Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
      Affiliate Publication Number: T9
      Affiliate Film Number: 0578
      GS Film Number: 1254578
      Digital Folder Number: 005161009
      Image Number: 00096

      "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWS3-NGZ : 14 August 2017), Walter Sweet in household of William Sweet, Eaton Rapids, Eaton, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district ED 68, sheet 163D, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm 1,254,578.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S879] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2020.
      Name: Walter Scott Sweet
      Birth Date: 5 Oct 1875
      Birth Place: Eaton CO, Michigan
      Claim Date: 27 Oct 1944
      SSN: 378059326
      Notes: 20 Aug 1982: Name listed as WALTER SCOTT SWEET

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2020.
      San Fernando Valley Times (San Fernando, California), 09 Jul 1945, Page 5

      Washington I. Sweet

      Funeral services were held at 2 p m., Thursday from the Fillbach Funeral Home for Washington Irving Sweet, 60, who passed away at a Glendale Hospital on June 30. Mr. Sweet was born at Dimondale, Michigan, and had been a resident of California for the past 23 years. He was employed as a tool and die maker at a local aircraft factory.

      Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Pearle L. Sweet, of the home address, 1821 Pepper St.; one son, Charlie Sweet of Burbank; three brothers, H. E. Sweet of Portland, Walter S. Sweet of Michigan, Amos Sweet of Michigan; two sisters. Mrs. Mable Newth and Mrs. Ethel Peterson, both of Michigan; one grandson, John Charles Sweet.

      Services were conducted by Rev. C. E. Carlson and the El Sereno Lodge F & A.M. No. 5S8. Interment followed at Grand View Memorial Park.

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    4. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 16 Feb 2020.
      Battle Creek Enquirer (Battle Creek, Michigan),
      18 Oct 1945, Page 18

      Amos H. Sweet

      CHARLOTTE Amos H. Sweet, 63, of Potterville, died Tuesday evening af 8:45 at the Hayes-Green-Beach hospital, where he had been a patient only a few hours. Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Ethel Lamb of Eaton Rapids township, Mrs. Mabel Newth of Chester township; two brothers. Walter Sweet of Eaton Rapids township and Homer Sweet of Portland, Ore. Services will be held Friday at 2 p. m. from the Pray chapel and burial will be, in Brickyard cemetery in Eaton Rapids township.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 14 Feb 2020.
      Memorial ID 40569683
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/40569683

      Walter S Sweet
      Birth Oct 1875
      Michigan, USA
      Death 1954 (aged 78?79)
      Michigan, USA
      Burial
      Brickyard Cemetery
      Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, Michigan, USA

      son of William Sweet (1849-1903) & Samantha L Ashley (1851-1926)

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2020.
      Lansing State Journal (Lansing, Michigan), 16 Oct 1954, Page 3

      Walter Sweet

      EATON RAPIDS, Oct. 16. -- Walter Sweet, 78, lifelong resident of Eaton Rapids, died Friday at Stimson hospital after a short illness. Surviving are a sister, Mrs. Ethel Lamb of Eaton Rapids, and a son, Homer Sweet of Portland. Funeral services will be held Sunday at 2:30 p. m. at Pettit funeral home. Interment will be in Brickyard cemetery, near here.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith


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