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Orville Allen [Adrian] ("Red") Snouffer

Orville Allen [Adrian] ("Red") Snouffer

Male 1898 - 1972  (74 years)

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  • Name Orville Allen [Adrian] ("Red") Snouffer  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Nickname Red 
    Born 1 May 1898  Linworth, Franklin Cnty, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Manufacturing - machinist and "rate setter" 
    Died 22 Jun 1972  Columbus, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Buried 26 Jun 1972  Walnut Grove Cem, Worthington, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 8
    Person ID I2078  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 28 Mar 2013 

    Father Adam Michael Snouffer,   b. 30 Jan 1874, Perry Twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1970, Columbus, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Mother Lydia Lucinda Morgan,   b. 18 Mar 1876, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1962, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 3 Jul 1895  Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 10, 11
    Family ID F752  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret Hill,   b. 20 Aug 1900, Bremen, Fairfield Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1931, Globe, Gila Cnty, AZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Married 21 Mar 1923  Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5, 7, 9
    Children 
     1. Robert Orville Snouffer,   b. 26 Apr 1924, Worthington, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1998, Salome, La Paz Cnty, AZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 30 Oct 2011 
    Family ID F872  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Helen M. Fuller,   b. 27 Mar 1905, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1980, Columbus, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married Y  [9
    Children 
     1. Frances V. Snouffer,   b. 18 Nov 1927,   d. 17 May 1967  (Age 39 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F756  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Orville's WW I draft registration records list his middle name as "Adrian."

      Orville and Margaret's Marriage License Application (Franklin Cnty, OH, Probate Ct, # 65022) indicates that he was born in Linworth, OH to Adam Snouffer and Lydia L. Morgan; that he had not been married previously; and that he was machinist. It states that Margaret was born in Brennan, OH to John R. Hill and Estella Mae McDonald; that she had not been married previously, and that she was not employed. The license was issued 21 Mar 1923. The Marriage Certificate (# 65022) records that they were married on 21 Mar 1923. See: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-18084-100090-94?cc=1614804

      The 1930 US Census lists Orville and wife Margaret with son Robert living in Roosevelt, Gila Cnty, AZ. 1930 U.S. Census, Roosevelt, Gila Cnty, AZ (T6 626, Roll 57, ED 48, p. 1B).
    • In 1940 Red was living in Worthington, with his second wife Helen and two children: Robert, 16; and Frances 12. Also in the home was Helen's mother, Clara B. Fuller, 63. Red worked as a "rate setter" in an "Implement" manufacturing company. 1940 U.S. Census, Worthington, Franklin Cnty, OH (T 627, Roll 3070, stamped p. 1009).
    • According to the SS Death Index, Orville (SSN 291-07-2462, issued in Ohio), was b. 1 May 1898, d. Jun 1972.

      Orville's obituary comments in the Walnut Grove Cemetery records state:
      "Survived by wife Helen; son Robert Snouffer, Burbank Calif.; son-in-law William Lewis, Worthington, Oh.; grandson Daniel Lewis; granddaughter Mrs. David (Debra) Cowgill, Columbus, Oh.; 2 great-grandchildren; brother Leslie Snouffer, Columbus, Oh.; several nieces & nephews." See: www.worthington.org/history (accessed Sep 2004)

  • Sources 
    1. [S378] WW I Draft Card|, U.S. Selective Service System, "World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", (U.S. Selective Service System, The National Archives, Washington, D.C.; Online database: http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482).

    2. [S778] OH Marriages - 3 |, Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013, (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT; Online database, https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1614804 ).

    3. [S218] AZ Census 1930, Gila, Arizona, Gila Cnty, Roosevelt, Prct 3, 1930 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T626, Roll 57, ED 48, p. 1B).

    4. [S201] RootsWeb WC - Winney|, Joe R. Winney, "Ancestors of Joe R. Winney", (RootsWeb World Connect Project, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=joerwinney ; Email: joerwinney@yahoo.com: Jan 2008).

    5. [S705] Ancestry Tree - Jason Snouffer|, Jason Snouffer, "Our Histree", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17434195/listofallpeople ).

    6. [S281] Social Security|, U.S. Social Security Admin., Social Security Death Index, (https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3693).

    7. [S68] Gervaise|, Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, "Snouffer2.ftw" and subsequent Email reports to Wm. C. Snouffer, (Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, Email: ten8ious@msn.com).

    8. [S156] Cem - Walnut Grove, Worthington, OH |, Walnut Grove Cemetery, "Interment Records", (Walnut Grove Cemetery, Worthington, Franklin Cnty, OH; http://www.worthingtonmemory.org/cemeteries).

    9. [S92] John Snouffer|, John Irving Snouffer, "Family History Reports" & Emails: 2000-2011, (John I. Snouffer, 807 Loch Lomond Ln, Worthington, OH 43085; Email: JohnSnouffer@gmail.com ).

    10. [S155] RootsWeb WC - Morgan|, Martha Hamilton, "Morgan-Jones Ancestors", (RootsWeb World Connect Project, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=:3273011 ; Email: mhamilton@dioceseofcleveland.org : Jan 2008).

    11. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com).