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Lettow Arthur Earl

Male 1892 - 1979  (86 years)


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  • Name Lettow Arthur Earl 
    Born 26 Aug 1892  DeKalb County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Jan 1979  Kalamazoo, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I2406  Bloom
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2018 

    Father Lettow Charles F. 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Osterhout Jesse L. 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F763  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Evans Katherine,   b. 21 Feb 1904, Des Moines, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1985, Kalamazoo, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 26 Jan 1921  Des Moines, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Lettow Charles Austin,   b. 1921,   d. 8 May 1942, Coral Sea, USS Lexington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)  []
     2. Lettow Sally G.,   b. Abt 1925, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1973  (Age ~ 48 years)  []
     3. Lettow Living  []
    Photos


    Last Modified 8 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F745  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos


  • Notes 
    • According to obituary he moved to the Kalamzoo area in 1960.

      SS Death Index:
      Name: Earl Lettow
      SSN: 478-22-3966
      Last Residence: 49007 Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States of America
      Born: 26 Aug 1892
      Died: Jan 1979
      State (Year) SSN issued: Iowa (Before 1951)

      WWI draft card (birth year is different?):
      Name: Arthur Earl Lettow
      County: Mitchell
      State: Iowa
      Birthplace: Illinois;United States of America
      Birth Date: 26 Aug 1895
      Race: White
      FHL Roll Number: 1643186

      From 1930 US Census:
      Name: Katherine Letthow
      [Katherine Evens]
      Home in 1930: Bloomfield, Polk, Iowa
      View Map
      Age: 26
      Estimated birth year: abt 1904
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Father's Name: Austin H
      Spouse's name: Earl A
      Race: White
      Occupation: Interior Decorator
      Parents both born in Illinois
      Name Age
      Earl A Letthow 37
      Katherine Letthow 26
      Austine C Letthow 8
      Sallie G Letthow 4
      Harriot A Letthow 1 7/12
      Austin H Evens 62

      From 1940 census:
      Name: A Earl Lettow
      Age: 47
      Estimated birth year: abt 1893
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birthplace: Illinois
      Marital Status: Married
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Home in 1940: Des Moines, Polk, Iowa
      Map of Home in 1940: View Map
      Street: 57th St Place
      House Number: 1234
      Farm: No
      Inferred Residence in 1935: Des Moines, Polk, Iowa
      Residence in 1935: Same Place
      Sheet Number: 8B
      Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 174
      Occupation: Custodian
      House Owned or Rented: Owned
      Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 1550
      Attended School or College: No
      Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 6th grade
      Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 60
      Weeks Worked in 1939: 52
      Income: 1080
      Income Other Sources: No
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      A Earl Lettow 47
      Katherine Lettow 36
      Jessie G Lettow 16
      Harriet Lettow 11

  • Sources 
    1. [S62] Earl Lettow obituary image.

    2. [S53] Robert Hoepner Email.


  

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