Edward Earl Wanless

Edward Earl Wanless

Male 1899 - 1903  (3 years)

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  • Name Edward Earl Wanless 
    Born 31 Aug 1899  Chicago, Cook Co, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Mar 1903  Chicago, Cook Co, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Appeared in 1900 census with parents. Almost drowned in 1901 at age 2, but was saved by local boy (see attached article).

      Chicago death cert:
      Died of scarlet fever. The cert. does not name parents. Place of burial looks like Mt. Glenwoods (cemetery I'm guessing). Birth place was Chicago.

      Cook county birth index gives birth year differently:
      Edward E., 31 aug 1898, id#18453
    Person ID I160  3: George Wanless & Mercime Riddell of Yetholm, Roxburghshire, Scotland
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2008 

    Father Thomas Wanless, Jr.,   b. 19 Jun 1839, St. Andrew's, Argenteuil, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1917, Portland, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Mary Catherine "Minnie" Kilpatrick,   b. 25 Jul 1858, Cook Co, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1941, Gresham, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 9 Dec 1884  Denver, Arapahoe Co, Colorado, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F496  Group Sheet

  • News
    1901: 2-yr-old Earl Wanless, s/o Thomas Wanless & Minnie Kilpatrick, saved from drowning by 8-yr-old neighbor boy Freddie Herendeen
    1901: 2-yr-old Earl Wanless, s/o Thomas Wanless & Minnie Kilpatrick, saved from drowning by 8-yr-old neighbor boy Freddie Herendeen
    Chicago Daily Tribune, 6 Jul 1901

  • Sources 
    1. [S45] Birth record, FHL FICHE 6016532 #78 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S30] Death certificate or record, FHL FICHE 6016533 #66 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S60] Arapahoe County Marriages 1859-1901, (FHL fiche 6087871), P. 323; FROM BOOK 200 PAGE 381 (Reliability: 3).