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Darwin Walter Stuart

Darwin Walter Stuart

Posted: 17 Aug 2012 12:09AM GMT
Classification: Query
Looking for information on Darwin Walter Stuart b. 1909 Wisconsin. In the 1940 census he is living in Beaver Brook,
Washburn County, WI with his wife L. Jane their son Jerome W. and his parents Walter A. and Eva.

Darwin is married to my 2nd cousin. Her name is Leonilda Jane Ewald. b. 1914 Ramsey Co., MN. Her stage name is Georgia D'Law. Darwin and Leonilda were married in 1935 in Montana. She signed the marriage cert as Georgia J. Ewald.
I have been trying to find where Darwin and wife are buried.
His wife died somewhere between 1955 and 1958.
Any information on this family will be appreciated.

Thank you

Re: Darwin Walter Stuart

Posted: 17 Aug 2012 8:44PM GMT
Classification: Query
Darwin Walter Stuart and his wife Leonilda Jane are buried in the Spooner Cemetery. Leonilda Jane died 21 Oct 1954 and her husband Darwin died 25 July 1965.

Re: Darwin Walter Stuart

Posted: 18 Aug 2012 12:58AM GMT
Classification: Query
Thank you very much for your reply.

Is there an obit for Leonilda and Darwin?

Thank you.

Re: Darwin Walter Stuart

Posted: 18 Aug 2012 4:40PM GMT
Classification: Query
Obit for Leonildna Jane Stuart
Jane Leonildna Stuart was born in St. Paul, Minnesota on Jan 19, 1914 and grew into womanhood there.
She was a graduate of Bethel Academy.
In 1935 she was united in marriage to Darwin Stuart in Missoula, Mt.
In 1937 they moved to Superior WI. In 1940 they went to Chicago IL and returned to Spooner in 1946 and have resided in their home here and in St. Paul MN since that time.
Mrs Stuart passed away suddenly and unexpectedly on Thursday Oct 21 at the age of 40 years, 9 months and 2 days.
She is survived by her husband Darwin, and one son Jerome; also one sister Mrs Lynel E Berman of Las Vegas NV; her father Jerome Evald of St. Paul, MN.
She was a member of the Methodist Church and the Order of the Eastern Star in St. Paul.
Funeral Services were held at the Methodist church in Spooner. Rev TS Beavin officiated. Burial in Spooner Cemetery. Eastern Star Services were accorded at the grave.

Darwin Stuart dies at home
Funeral services for Darwin W Stuar, 56, a life long resident of Spooner, who passed away very suddenly at his home Sunday, were held on Wednesday at 2 pm at Dahl Funeral home, Rev Milton Ford officiating.
Mr Stuart was born Oct 1,1908 in Spooner, the son of Walter and Eva Stuart. In the late 1920's he was united in marriage to the late Jane Ewald and to this union one son was born.
The Stuarts owned and operated Stuarts Motel in Spooner for many years. In 1957 he was united in marriage to the former Betty Tima.
Mr Stuart was a member of Spooner Chamber of Commerce and the American Motel Association. He was preceded in death by his father and first wife. He is survived by his wife, Betty; one son Jerome of Boulder, CO; his mother Mrs Walter Eva Stuart of Chicago; one brother Harland of Spooner and one sister, Mrs Goldie Elliot of Chicago; two grandchildren and other relatives.

Re: Darwin Walter Stuart

Posted: 18 Aug 2012 5:29PM GMT
Classification: Query
Thank you so very much for the obits on Leonilda and Darwin Stuart. I appreciate your help.

By any chance is there any information On Jerome W. Stuart and his stepmother Betty Tima. I'm not for sure but, I think Betty is either Emma Tima Westervelt or sister of Emma
Tima Westervelt. A Emma Tima was the wife of Charles
Westervelt Jr. Here in Minnesota.

Again Thank you for your help. I have been looking for
15 years for these families information.

Re: Darwin Walter Stuart

Posted: 18 Aug 2012 6:51PM GMT
Classification: Query
I will look at the Register of Deeds office in Shell Lake and see if I can find a birth date for Jerome, it may help in searching for him. Betty does not appear to be buried with Darwin, so I am wondering if she married again after his death. I will look for that as well but I won't be able to look for this until the end of Sept.

Re: Darwin Walter Stuart

Posted: 18 Aug 2012 8:39PM GMT
Classification: Query
Thank you for your help. I have Jerome W Stuart born
1939 Wisconsin and his death date is: Oct 14, 1980 Walworth
Wisconsin.

Hopefully this information is right.

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