Waldo Albert Six

21 April 1899–7 September 1954 (Age 55)
Saint Cloud, Monongalia, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Waldo Albert

When Waldo Albert Six was born on 21 April 1899, in Saint Cloud, Monongalia, West Virginia, United States, his father, Donley Adam Six, was 19 and his mother, Georgia Viola "Ola" Ashcraft, was 17. He married Mary Pearl Hostutler on 12 July 1922, in Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 7 September 1954, in Albuquerque, Bernalillo, New Mexico, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Saint Cloud, Monongalia, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Waldo Albert Six
Mary Pearl Hostutler
Marriage: 12 July 1922
Estella June Six
Alice C Six Conwell
James S Six
Norma Lucille Six
Waldo Albert Six Jr.

Spouse and Children

12 July 1922
Maryland, United States


    Estella June Six


    Norma Lucille Six



    Alice C Six Conwell


    James S Six


Parents and Siblings



+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 6

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 17

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 French and German: from a personal name (Latin Sixtus, a variant of Sextus ‘sixth(-born)’), borne by various saints and popes in the early centuries of the Christian era, and subsequently adopted in their honor.2 French: nickname from Old French six ‘six’ (Latin sex), given for some anecdotal reason now lost; the surnames Deux (‘two’), Huit (‘eight’), and Dix (‘ten’) also exist, but all are rare.

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

Sources (3)

  • Waldo Six, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Waldo Six, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Waldo Six in household of Donely Six, "United States Census, 1900"

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