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William Henry Post

William Henry Post[1]

Male 1882 - 1964  (81 years)

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  • Name William Henry Post 
    Born 29 Oct 1882  Whitby, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1 Jun 1900  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1900

    Utah, Salt Lake, Fifth Precinct, SD Utah, ED 45, Sheet 1B, South 12 East Street, Home 150, Dwelling 14, Family 14

    Orson Post, head, 46 Oct 1853. Sarah, wife, 39 July 1860. Children: William H., son 17, Oct 1882; Herbert, son 15, Jun 1884; Athel A., daughter, 13 Aug 1886; Arthur, son, 9 Feb 1891; Delma, son, 4, Sept 1895; Unice, son, 2, Jan 1898. Married for 19 years; 6 children born and 6 children living. Also residing with them is Hanna Pane (Pare ?), sister-in-law, 35, Oct 1864. Orson, Sarah, Herbert are born in Canada; Athel in New York; Arthur, Delma, Unice in Utah; Hannah in Canada. He is a laborer. Herbert, Athel and Arthur are attending school. All can read and write except Delma and Unice. Next door to Dean and Ella Degraff and George and Mirah Wyne. 
    Age: 46 
    Census 28 Apr 1910  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1910

    Utah, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Ward 3, 28 Apr 1910, SD Utah, Ed 129, sheet 27B, 227 Chicago Street, Dwelling 553, Family 568

    William H. Post, head, 27. Clara, wife, 26. Married for 8 years; first marriage for both; 3 children born and all living. Children: William H., son 6; Velma L., daughter 5; Sarah, daughter, 2. He works for the Railroad as an engineer for wages. Owns his home with a mortgage. William and Clara can read and write. He is born in Canada and the rest in Utah. Next door to John and Emma Allen and Charles and Isabella Galehouse. 
    Age: 27 
    Census 17 Jan 1920  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1920

    Utah, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Precinct 59, 17 Jan 1920, SD 2, ED 134, 527 North Chicago St., Dwelling 272, Family 278

    William H. Post, head, 36. Clara, wife, 37. Children: Wilbert H., son 16; Velma L, daughter 14; Fern S., daughter 11; Melba L, daughter 8; DeVon, son 5; Glen R, son 3 9/12. Owns home with mortgage. He is employed as a Locomotive engineer on a steam railroad for wages. Wilbert, Velma and Fern are attending school. All are able to read and write except Melba, DeVon and Glen. All are born in Utah except William and he was born in Canada. Next door to Nora and John E. Dunn and William and Catherine L Harrison.  
    Age: 36 
    Census 11 Apr 1930  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1930

    Utah, Salt Lake, Salt Lake, Ward 3, Block 1430, 11 Apr 1930, ED 18-821, SD 2, sheet 7A, 527 Chicago Stree, Dwelling 110, Family 110

    William H. Post, head, 46. Flara R, wife 47. Married at ages 20 and 21, respectively. Children: Melba, daughter 18; Devon, son, 16; Glen R, son 14. Living with them is Sarah Post, William's mother; 67, widow. Own their own home valued at $2,500. Devon and Glenn are attending school. All can read and write. He is employed as a locomotive engineer on a steam railway for wages. He and his mother immigrated from Canada in 1890 and are naturalized citizens. Melba works as a waitress in a cafe. Next door to ?? Dexter and Arson and Susie Ogden. 
    Age: 46 
    Census 1940  TBD Not known at this time Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 23 Feb 1964  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    William Henry Post (1882-1964) - Find A Grave
    William Henry Post (1882-1964) - Find A Grave
    Person ID I303  clanSoren | FRS101
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2016 

    Father Orson Keeler Post,   b. Oct 1853, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1939, Los Angeles County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Mother Sarah Richens,   b. 1860, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1937  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 30 Aug 1880  Ontario, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F791  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Ancestors Clara Matilda Robey,   b. 23 Oct 1881, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Jan 1963, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 15 Sep 1902  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Divorced Bef 1935 
    Children 
    +01. William Herbert Post Married: 2x2x ,   b. 20 Jun 1903, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1965, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    +02. Velma Leone Post,   b. 25 Oct 1905, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1981, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +03. Fern Sarah Post,   b. 4 Aug 1908, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1992, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     04. Melba Louise Post,   b. 20 May 1911, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1998, Centerville, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     05. Dorrell Harrison Post,   b. 21 Feb 1913, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1913, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Married: 1x06. DeVon Floyd Post,   b. 20 Jan 1914, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1992, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Married: 1x07. Glen Robey Post,   b. 23 Apr 1916, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 2003, Saint George, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F125  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Theresa Giaugue,   b. 23 Jan 1899,   d. Jul 1982  (Age 83 years) 
    Children 
     01. Stillborn Post,   b. 28 Oct 1935, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1935, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Married: 1x02. Richens William Post,   b. 6 Jul 1938,   d. 21 Oct 2004, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2013 
    Family ID F793  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S140] Newspaper Articles, Clippings, On-Line Documents, The Davis County Clipper, 26 Mar 1965, page 20 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S330] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, Ancestry.com. Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010, (Ancestry) (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Wm Henry Post
      Date of Birth: 29 Oct 1882
      Gender: Male
      Birth County or District: Ontario
      Father's Name: Orson Post
      Mother's Name: Sarah Richens
      Archive Name: Archives of Ontario
      Archive Series: MS929
      Archive Reel: 55

    3. [S97] 1900 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls., (Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004), Salt Lake City Ward 5, Salt Lake, Utah; Roll: T623 1684; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 45 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S98] 1910 United States Federal Census, Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C., (Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.), Year: 1910; Census Place: Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake, Utah; Roll: T624_1607; Page: 27B; Enumeration District: 129 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S82] 1920 United States Federal Census, Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C., (Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.), Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake, Utah; Roll: T625_1866; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 134 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S99] 1930 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls., (Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002), Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah; Roll: 2421; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 52 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S93] Social Security Death Index, Master File, Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration., (Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011.), Railroad Board (Issued through) (Before 1951) (Reliability: 3).
      Name: William Post
      Last Residence: Utah
      Born: 29 Oct 1882
      Died: Feb 1964
      State (Year) SSN issued: Railroad Board (Issued Through) (Before 1951)

    8. [S157] Findagrave.com, (Findagrave.com), Memorial 152475379 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S45] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1801-1928,1933-1934, Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto, (Ancestry), Archives of Ontario; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Registrations of Marriages, 1869-1928; Series: MS932; Reel: 34 (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Orson Post
      Age: 26
      Birth Year: abt 1854
      Birth Place: Ontario
      Marriage Date: 30 Aug 1880
      Marriage Place: Ontario, Ontario, Canada
      Father: Jordan Post
      Mother: Almira Kerr
      Spouse: Sarah Richens

    10. [S172] BYU Idaho Special Collections and Family History, (BYU Idaho) (Reliability: 3).
      Marriage ID: 332610
      Groom's Last Name: POST
      Groom's First Name: William H.
      Bride's Last Name: ROBY
      Bride's First Name: Clara M.
      Bride's Residence: null
      Groom's Residence: null
      State: Utah
      County: Salt Lake
      Place: Salt Lake City
      Marriage Date: 15 Sep 1902
      Partial Date: null
      Volume: M
      Comment: null
      Page: 191