Willard Henry Waterous

30 May 1890–August 1964 (Age 74)
Glendale, Beaverhead, Montana, United States

The Life of Willard Henry

When Willard Henry Waterous was born on 30 May 1890, in Glendale, Beaverhead, Montana, United States, his father, Henry William Waterous, was 30 and his mother, Ruth H. Harding, was 25. He married Mary Frances Mills on 24 January 1917, in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Galva Township, Henry, Illinois, United States in 1910. He died in August 1964, in Philippines, at the age of 74, and was buried in Clark Air Base, Pampanga, Philippines.

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Family Time Line

Willard Henry Waterous
1890–1964
Mary Frances Mills
1885–1981
Marriage: 24 January 1917
Mary Frances Waterous
1920–1986
Jean Benton Waterous
Willard Mills Waterous
1921–2004
Richard H Waterous
1926–2012

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 January 1917
Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States
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World Events (8)

1892 · The Masonic Temple Building

Age 2

The Masonic Temple Building was a skyscraper built in Chicago and from 1895 to 1920 it was the tallest building in Chicago. The building featured a central court surrounded by shops on nine floors. On top of the shops there were meeting rooms that were also used as theaters. In 1939 the Masonic Temple was demolished, and a Walgreens drug store was erected in its place. 
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 20

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

Altered form of English Waterhouse .

LOAD TEST -- Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Williard Waters in household of Henry W Waters, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Willard Waterous in household of Wm H Waterous, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Williard H Waterous, "United States Deceased Physician File (AMA), 1864-1968"

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