VanderWolk, Lt. Cdr. Walter William Jr.

VanderWolk, Lt. Cdr. Walter William Jr.

Male 1924 - 2008  (83 years)

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  • Name VanderWolk, Walter William 
    Title Lt. Cdr. 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 9 Feb 1924  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1930  39 Greenacre Ave, Longmeadow, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1935  Longmeadow, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 16 Apr 1940  39 Greenacre Ave, Longmeadow, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 7 May 1971  Bedford, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1 Sep 1987  Bedford, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1 May 1992  Brunswick, Cumberland County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1 Aug 1997  Brunswick, Cumberland County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 13 Jan 2008  Carroll County, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 13 Jan 2008  First Health Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst, Moore, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Buried Longmeadow Cemetery, Longmeadow, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I47321  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2018 

    Father Vander Wolk, Walter William Sr.,   b. 8 Sep 1894, Melle, Osnabrück, Lower Saxony, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1988, Nashua, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Mother Powell, Edith Marcia,   b. 2 Jul 1897, Ghent, Columbia, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1946, 39 Greenacre Ave, Longmeadow, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 2 Nov 1918  Wilbraham, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Children 3 children 
    Family ID F17538  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Peck, Jane Ellen,   b. 27 Oct 1926, New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 2010, Durham, Strafford, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Living
     5. Living
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F17544  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Smith, Anne,   b. Abt 1913, Ambridge, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 2017, Country Club of North Carolina, Pinehurst, Moore, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 104 years) 
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F17545  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Feb 1924 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - 39 Greenacre Ave, Longmeadow, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - Longmeadow, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 16 Apr 1940 - 39 Greenacre Ave, Longmeadow, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 7 May 1971 - Bedford, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Sep 1987 - Bedford, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 May 1992 - Brunswick, Cumberland County, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Aug 1997 - Brunswick, Cumberland County, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 13 Jan 2008 - Carroll County, New Hampshire, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Jan 2008 - First Health Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst, Moore, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2018.
      Memorial ID 50896371
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50896371

      LCDR Walter William Van der Wolk, Jr
      Birth: Feb. 9, 1924
      Death: Jan. 13, 2008

      US Navy -- WWII

      Family links:
      Parents:
      Walter William Van der Wolk (1894 - 1988)
      Edith Powell Van der Wolk (1897 - 1946)

      Burial:
      Longmeadow Cemetery
      Longmeadow
      Hampden County
      Massachusetts, USA

      Created by: Mark Maxwell
      Record added: Apr 09, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 50896371

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 15 Feb 2018.
      W. William VanderWolk Jr.

      New Hampshire Union Leader (Manchester, NH) - Wednesday, January 16, 2008

      TUFTONBORO -- W. William VanderWolk Jr., 83, of Melvin Village and also of Pinehurst, N.C., died Jan. 13, 2008, at First Health Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst, after a brief illness.

      He was born on Feb. 9, 1924, in Springfield, Mass., the son of Walter W. VanderWolk and Edith Powell VanderWolk. He graduated from Phillips Exeter Academy in 1942 and from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1945. He received a master's degree in civil engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1948 and served as a naval officer until 1955. After leaving the Navy, he spent 10 years as an executive in the aerospace industry in the Boston area, moving to New Hampshire in 1963.

      Mr. VanderWolk purchased his first McDonald's restaurant franchise, in Manchester, in 1964. When he retired in 1988, he owned 16 McDonald's restaurants in New Hampshire and Massachusetts. He was active in McDonald's groups and charitable organizations.Mr. VanderWolk was an avid golfer.

      The family includes his wife, Anne Smith VanderWolk; three daughters, Edith Stevenson of Melvin Village, Martha VanderWolk of Canaan, Vt., and Amy Lederman of New York City; two sons, William C. VanderWolk of Brunswick, Maine, and Jefferson P. VanderWolk of Hong Kong; a stepson, Chris Swenson of Winnetka, Ill.; 10 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a brother, Jefferson F. VanderWolk of Gulfstream, Fla.

      SERVICES: Funeral arrangements are private. Boles Funeral Home of Pinehurst is assisting the family. Memorial donations may be made to Huggins Hospital, P.O. Box 912, Wolfeboro 03894-0912; or Foundation for First Health, 150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst, NC 02874. Please specify the Hospice House.

      New Hampshire Union Leader (Manchester, NH) - Wednesday, January 16, 2008

      New Hampshire Union Leader () , obit for W. William VanderWolk Jr., GenealogyBank.com (https://www.genealogybank.com/doc/obituaries/obit/11E3DC941F8415B0-11E3DC941F8415B0 : accessed 15 February 2018)

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S116] Social Security Death Index (Reliability: 3), 16 Feb 2018.
      Age 84
      Given Name W William
      Surname Vanderwolk
      Birth Date 09 Feb 1924
      State Massachusetts
      Last Place of Residence Carroll, New hampshire
      Previous Residence Postal Code 03850
      Event Date 13 Jan 2008

      "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J524-RPP : 20 May 2014), W William Vanderwolk, 13 Jan 2008; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S937] 1930 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 16 Feb 2018.
      1930 Census, enumerated __ ___ 1930 at 39 Greenacre Ave in Longmeadow, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States

      Walter Vanderudk Head M 35 Germany
      Edith Vanderudk Wife F 32 New York
      Walter Vanderudk Jr. Son M 6 Massachusetts
      Donald Vanderudk Son M 3 Massachusetts
      Rexie Fish Servant F 20 New York

      "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XQGC-6P5 : accessed 23 July 2018), Walter Vanderudk, Longmeadow, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 169, sheet 19A, line 1, family 463, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 907; FHL microfilm 2,340,642.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S814] 1940 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 16 Feb 2018.
      1940 Census, enumerated 15-16 Apr 1940 at 39 Greenacre Ave in Longmeadow, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States

      Walter W Vander Wolk Head M 45 Germany
      Edith Vander Wolk Wife F 42 New York
      Walter W Vander Wolk Son M 16 Massachusetts
      Donald Vander Wolk Son M 12 Massachusetts
      Jeff Vander Wolk Son M 9 Massachusetts
      All lived in same place in 1935

      "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K4FM-6Z6 : accessed 16 February 2018), Walter W Vander Wolk, Longmeadow Town, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 7-126, sheet 9B, line 75, family 221, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1596.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 15 Feb 2018.
      Boston Herald (Boston, Massachusetts), 7 May 1971, page 29

      A July 10 wedding is planned for Miss Martha Lacy VanderWolk and Mr. Richard Felis Foster, whose engagement is announced by her mother, Mrs. Jane. E. VanderWolk of Manchester, N.H. Miss VanderWolk, also daugher of W. W. VanderWolk Jr., of Bedford, N.H., attnded the University of Rochester. Her fiance, son of Mr. and Mrs. Phillip A. Foster of Newton, also attended the University of Rochester, where he was president of Delta Upsilon fraternity.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    7. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 15 Feb 2018.
      Springfield Union-News (Springfield, Massachusetts), 11 Nov 1987, page 62

      Mabel H. VanderWolk

      NASUHA, N.H. -- A graveside memorial service will be Nov. 17 in Longmeadow (Mass.) Cemetery for Mabel H. (Holmes) VanderWolk, 91, former Springfield resident who died Sept. 1 in a Nashua nursing home. Born in New York City, she attended Springfield, Mass., schools. She lived in South Yarmouth for 12 years before coming to Nashua more than 20 years ago. She was active in the American Red Cross and was a member of the First Church of Christ, both of Springfield. She leaves her husband, Walter W.; two stepsons, Walter W. Jr. of Bedford and Jefferson F. of Delray Beach, Fla., and a sister, Josephine R. Downs of California. Farwell Funeral Service of Nashua in in charge . Memorial contributions may be made to the Eye Research Institute, 20 Stamford St., Boston, 02114.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    8. [S269] U.S. Public Records, 1970-2009, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 2), 16 Feb 2018.
      Name Walter W Vanderwolk
      Residence Date 01 Aug 1997
      Residence Place Brunswick, Maine, United States
      Address Brunswick, Maine 04011
      Address Date 01 Aug 1997
      2nd Address Brunswick, Maine 04011
      2nd Address Date 01 May 1992
      Record Number 25612690

      "United States Public Records, 1970-2009," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KGW1-JP6 : 22 May 2014), Walter W Vanderwolk, Residence, Brunswick, Maine, United States; a third party aggregator of publicly available information.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    9. [S1397] Family Data Collection - Individual Records, Edmund West, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 2), 14 Feb 2018.
      Name: Edith Marcia Powell
      Spouse: Walter William Van Der Wolk
      Parents: Edwin Chase Powell, Grace Julia Sackett
      Birth Place: Columbia, Ghent, NY
      Birth Date: 2 Jul 1897
      Marriage Date: 1910

      Researched by Ted Smith

    10. [S1840] Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920, (Family Search) (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2018.
      Name Walter William Vanderwolk
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 02 Nov 1918
      Event Place Wilbraham, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
      Event Place (Original) Wilbraham, Massachusetts
      Father's Name August
      Mother's Name Augusta Zur.Welle
      Spouse's Name Edith Marcia Powell
      Spouse's Father's Name Edwin C Powell
      Spouse's Mother's Name Grace J Sackett
      Certificate Number 24

      "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLGY-4M79 : 28 September 2017), Walter William Vanderwolk and Edith Marcia Powell, 1918.

      Researched by Ted Smith


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