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Lewis Grover HAMILTON (b. May 21, 1910, d. February 01, 1961)
Lewis Grover HAMILTON (son of John HAMILTON and Mable Clare TISE (Hamilton)(Price)) was born May 21, 1910 in Denison, Grayson Co.TX.58, and died February 01, 1961 in Twentynine Palms, San Bernadino Co.CA.59.He married (1) Martha Helen McFADDEN on Abt. 1929, daughter of Archibald Carmichael McFadden and Hatti Alice STEWART.He married (2) Ruth Berthine TUTE (Hamilton)(Briggs) on April 02, 1935 in San Diego, CA., daughter of William TUTE and Bertha HUGGETT (Tute).He married (3) Audrey Shirley ? (Hamilton) on Abt. 1946.
Notes for Lewis Grover HAMILTON:
FATHER of Richard
Texas Dept. of Health Birth certificate in file.
His family moved from Denison,TX. to Kansas City,Ks. in 1915.Date taken from Mabel's obit in file.
1930 Kansas City Federal census lists him as son. Copy in Father John's file.
Death Certificate from San Bernadino Co. Bk 195,Pg.449 in file.Lewis
died from cronic alcoholism.
OBIT, Picture of grave and plot plan in file.
SHORT CHRONOLOGY FOR
LEWIS GROVER HAMILTON
5/21/1910 Born in Denison,TX.-FA.John Hamilton
abt. 1929Married Helan McFadden
abt.1930Father of BETTY JEAN HAMILTON(1/2 sister toRichard Grover
10/23/1933 Enlisted in U.S.Navy.(age 23)
1/193USS DOBBIN.Seaman second class.
3/1935USS BUSHNELL.Seaman first class.
4/2/1935Married RUTH BERTHINE TUTE in San Diego CA.(age 25)
10/6/1935 Father of RICHARD GROVER HAMILTON
10/1/1937 Father of WILLIAM JOHN HAMILTON
11/21/1939 Divorced Ruth B. TUTE (HAMILTON)
3/8/1942Photographer 1st class aboard the USS LEXINGTON.
Sqd..VT-2.Photgraphed battle of Coral Sea. Awarded
DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS (DFC).
4/1943Sta.NAS,Adak,Dutch Harbor,Alaska. Chief Photo Mate
9/1/1943Became an Ensign (temp. war-time rank)
10/1943Sta.USS ROCKY MT.(AGC3).Super.of Photo Lab.
9/23/1944 Sta.NAS,Jacksonville.Ast.Photo Officer.
12/1/1944 Became a Lt.JG.(temp.war-time rank) Sta.Banna River.Florida (Photo.Officer)
Late 1946 Married SHIRLEY AUDREY (?)
3/1947Sta.USS CORAL SEA.Ast.Personnel Officer and Photo.Officer.
8/16/1947 Father of DONNA LEE HAMILTON
11/1947Sta. U.S.Naval Photo.Interpretation Center Wa.D.C. (PhotoOfficer)
3/3/1954Final discharge from Navy.(age 44) 20 years service.( Retired as ChiefPhotoMate). (Transfered to Fleet Reserve)
2/1/1961Died at Twenty Nine Palms,CA.(age 50)
2/7/1961Burried at Ft.Rosecrans Cemetery,San Diego CA.
More About Lewis Grover HAMILTON:
Burial: February 07, 1961, San Diego, CA..60
Census: 1930, Kansas City,Wandotte Co. KS..
Residence: 1915, Kansas City, KS..61
More About Lewis Grover HAMILTON and Martha Helen McFADDEN:
Marriage: Abt. 1929
More About Lewis Grover HAMILTON and Ruth Berthine TUTE (Hamilton)(Briggs):
Marriage: April 02, 1935, San Diego, CA..
Marriage Notes for Lewis Grover HAMILTON and Ruth Berthine TUTE (Hamilton)(Briggs):
Lewis and Ruth 's marriage was witnessed by Mrs.James Healey and
Irving Savage.Marriage License and Certificate in file.County of San
Diego Recorder;s Book No.110,Pg.80.
More About Lewis Grover HAMILTON and Audrey Shirley ? (Hamilton):
Marriage: Abt. 1946
Children of Lewis Grover HAMILTON and Martha Helen McFADDEN are:
- +Betty Jean HAMILTON (Vestal), b. March 25, 1930, Kansas City, Wyandotte Co. KS.62, d. October 30, 1990, Kansas City, KS.63.
Children of Lewis Grover HAMILTON and Ruth Berthine TUTE (Hamilton)(Briggs) are:
- +Richard Grover HAMILTON, b. October 06, 1935, SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA.64.
- +William John HAMILTON, b. October 01, 1937, San Diego, CA.; 065, d. May 29, 2000, El Cajon, CA.; 066.
Children of Lewis Grover HAMILTON and Audrey Shirley ? (Hamilton) are:
- Donna Lee HAMILTON, b. August 16, 1947, Washington DC.67.