21 November 1906–10 June 1974 (Age 67)
West Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States
When William Elisha Sampson was born on 21 November 1906, in West Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States, his father, Frederick A. Sampson, was 24 and his mother, Prudence Gertrude Reed, was 22. He married Cleda I Wells on 8 April 1935, in Memphis, Scotland, Missouri, United States. He lived in Washington Township, Keokuk, Iowa, United States in 1930 and Warren Township, Keokuk, Iowa, United States in 1940. He died on 10 June 1974, at the age of 67, and was buried in Tioga Cemetery, Rose Hill, Mahaska, Iowa, United States.