William Edward Scanlon1

#17393, (circa 1878 - )
Father*John Scanlon2 (1835 - 1921)
Mother*Annie Hartnett2 (1844 - 1913)
Birth*circa 1878He was born circa 1878 at DelawareG.2 
3 June 1880He appeared on the census of 3 June 1880 in the household of John Scanlon and Annie Hartnett at East South Murderkill Hundred, Kent Co., DelawareG, age 2, b. DE; nei. Enos (47) and Ellen (46) Lane, fam. 26; Jerry (39) and Catherine (27) Scanlon, fam. 12.3 
22 June 1900He appeared on the census of 22 June 1900 in the household of John Scanlon and Annie Hartnett at East South Murderkill Hundred, Kent Co., DelawareG, age 20, b. DE; nei. Enos (68) Lane, fam. 320; Catherine Scanlon (55, wid.), fam. 251.4 
10 May 1910He appeared on the census of 10 May 1910 in the household of John Scanlon and Annie Hartnett at 8th Rep. Dist., Kent Co., DelawareG, age 31, b. DE, single, farm laborer; nei. Enos (75) Lane, fam. 402.5 
12 September 1918He registered for the military draft on 12 September 1918 at Frederica R.D., Kent Co., DelawareG.1 
13 January 1920He appeared on the census of 13 January 1920 in the household of John Scanlon at 8th Rep. Dist., Kent Co., DelawareG, age 41, b. DE, single, farmer; nei. David (52) and Katie A [Lane] Phillips and Mary Lane (55), fam. 340.6 
Death2 July 1921He reported the death of John Scanlon on 2 July 1921 at South Murderkill Hundred, Kent Co., DelawareG.7 
Death27 August 1926He reported the death of James B Scanlon on 27 August 1926 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.8 

Citations

  1. [S1278] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, image viewed online FamilySearch.org or Ancestry.com. FamilySearch.com, Delaware, Kent Co., img. 4550/5965. Ser. No. 2404, Order No. A-3161, Local Board for Co. of Kent, 12 Sep 1918. William Edward Scanlon, age 40, res. R.D. Frederica, DE, b. 3 Jul 1878, farmer; contact John Scanlon, Frederica DE.
  2. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. John (45), b. and parents b. Ireland, farmer; Annie (35), b. and parents b. Ireland, keeping house.
  4. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. John (65), b. Ireland 1835, parents b. Ireland, farmer; Annie (53), b. Ireland Jun 1844, parents b. Ireland, 7 children, all living; marr. 40 yrs., both entered U.S. 1873 [sic], John natlzd.
  5. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. John (68), b. and parents b. English Ireland, farmer; Annie (62), b. and parents b. English Ireland; marr. 51 yrs., both entered U.S.1859, John natlzd.
  6. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census. John (85), wid., b. and parents b. Ireland, imm. 1854, natlzd. 1859, grain farmer.
  7. [S1568] Delaware Death Records, 1811-1933, [stamped] 1873, Reg. No. 86. John Scanlon, retired farmer, wid., b. and parents [unnamed] b. Ireland; d. S. Murderkill near Frederica, Kent Co. DE, 2 Jul 1921, age 87, ulcers of both legs and senile dibility; inf. Wm Scanlon, Frederica DE; bur. Dover DE, 5 Jul 1921, Delaware Public Archives, Dover, Delaware, online Ancestry.com.
  8. [S1570] Pennsylvania Death Certificates, 1906-1963/1964/1966: Year 1926, File No. 83477, img. 1772/3446. Reg. No. 20209. James B Scanlon, single, clerk, b. DE, son of John Scanlon and Annie Harnett [sic], both b. Ireland; d. 27 Aug 1926, cerebral hemorrhage, age 48; inf. William E Scanlon; bur. Frederica DE 30 Aug 1926., Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, online Ancestry.com.