Wilbur Dean Herndon[1]

Male 1913 - 1996  (82 years)


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  • Name Wilbur Dean Herndon  [2
    Born 4 Sep 1913  Hugo, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Military Service
    Military Wilbur Dean Herndon was a warrant officer in the US Army.  [3
    US SSN 526-54-2986  [4
    Residence Jan 1920  Hugo Township, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 8 Jan 1920  First Ward, Hugo, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence Apr 1930  Hugo, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 7 Apr 1930  First Ward, Hugo City, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 17 Jan 1996  Washington, District of Columbia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Aft 17 Jan 1996  Arlington National Cemetery (Section 67, Site 3132), Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2091  Lindell-Herndon Genealogy
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2017 

    Father William Draper Herndon,   b. 26 Jan 1879, Chicota, Lamar County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1945, (unknown) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Gertrude Irene Crain,   b. 18 Jan 1883, Hugo, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Apr 1930, (unknown) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 47 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1911  Hugo, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F1484  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Gwendaline Marguerite Bennett,   b. 1 Dec 1918, Richmond, Fort Bend County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 2008, Baltimore, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married Bef Nov 1941  (unknown) Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Notes 
    • The status of Gwendaline Marguerite Bennett’s marriage to Wilbur Dean Herndon is not known, but it is likely that they divorced as references are made in [Kirkpatrick-2013] to a number of half-siblings by a second marriage. [8]
    Children 
     1. (Living)
     2. (Living)
    Last Modified 4 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F1497  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 (Living) 
    Last Modified 10 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F1879  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Sep 1913 - Hugo, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Jan 1920 - Hugo Township, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 8 Jan 1920 - First Ward, Hugo, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1930 - Hugo, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 7 Apr 1930 - First Ward, Hugo City, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Jan 1996 - Washington, District of Columbia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Death date and location are based on a single matching SSDI record for a Wilber Herndon born on 4 Sep 1913. (Note that the social security number was issued in Arizona.) [4]
    • According to [Hugo-1937] Wilbur Dean Herndon was living in El Paso, El Paso County, Texas at the time of his grandmother’s death. [9]
    • Most of the vital information on Wilbur Dean Herndon from source [Anderson-1964] has been corroborated by other sources including [US-SSA-1956a]. [2, 10]

  • Reference  Herndon, William Robert. "Wilbur Dean Herndon", Lindell-Herndon Genealogy. [Online]. Available: https://lindell-herndon.org/getperson.php?personID=I2091&tree=LindellHerndon. [Accessed: 17-May-2022].

  • Sources 
    1. [S315] [Herndon-2021] Herndon, William Robert, Lindell-Herndon Genealogy, Washington, District of Columbia: By the author, 2019.

    2. [S113] [Anderson-1964] Anderson, Ethel Nichols et al., Draper Families in America, Nashville, Tennessee: The Parthenon Press, 1964.

    3. [S592] [US-NCA-1996a] "Burial Record of Wilbur Dean Herndon," U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775 - 2006, Washington, District of Columbia: US Department of Veterans Affairs, National Cemetery Administration.

    4. [S1] [US-SSA-SSDI] Social Security Death Index, Master File, Washington, District of Columbia: Social Security Administration (SSA), 2016.

    5. [S471] [US-1920-1r] "First Ward, Hugo Town, Choctaw County, Oklahoma," Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920,
      Washington, District of Columbia: National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), publication T625, roll 1456, E.D. 63, sheet 7A.

    6. [S591] [US-1930-1s] "First Ward, Hugo City, Choctaw County, Oklahoma," Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930,
      , Washington, District of Columbia: National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), publication T626, roll 1897, E.D. 12-8, sheet 9B.

    7. [S244] [Choctaw-1911a] "Marriage License of W. D. Herndon and Gertrude Irene Crain," Hugo, Oklahoma: Office of the Choctaw County Clerk of Court.

    8. [S531] [Kirkpatrick-2013] Kirkpatrick, Donald, "Descendants of Wilbur Dean Herndon".

    9. [S248] [Hugo-1937] "Obituary of M. E. Herndon," Hugo Daily News, page 1.

    10. [S1476] [US-SSA-1956a] "Original SSN - Wilbur Deen Herndon," Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936 - 2007 (index), Washington, District of Columbia: Social Security Administration.