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Douglas Derwood Byington

Douglas Derwood Byington

Male 1923 - 2002  (78 years)

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  • Name Douglas Derwood Byington  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 18 Aug 1923  Arkansaw, Pepin, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 May 2002  Buffalo, Wright, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 5 May 2002  Delano Public Cemetery, Delano, Wright, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1201  Boynton
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2018 

    Father Clifford Robert Byington,   b. 11 Sep 1887, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1951, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Genevieve Estelle McMahon,   b. 4 Aug 1890, Arkansaw, Pepin, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1947, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 3 Dec 1910  Durand, Pepin, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F30  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Living 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F17  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Donna Jean Matter,   b. 5 Nov 1928, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 2002, Delano, Wright, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 6 Nov 1948  Nashua, Chickasaw, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Living
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F18  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Aug 1923 - Arkansaw, Pepin, Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Nov 1948 - Nashua, Chickasaw, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 May 2002 - Buffalo, Wright, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 5 May 2002 - Delano Public Cemetery, Delano, Wright, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Byington, Douglas Derwood
    Byington, Douglas Derwood
    Army Air Corp Dogtag
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Doug Byington (left) and cousin Bernice (Metcalf) Kern (right)
    Doug Byington (left) and cousin Bernice (Metcalf) Kern (right)
    Douglas and Donna Byington
    Douglas and Donna Byington
    Doug & Donna's wedding Picture - 1948 Nashua, IA
    Douglas Byington
    Douglas Byington
    Husband of Donna Jean Matter
    Douglas Byington
    Douglas Byington
    Standing with his father Clifford & mother Genevieve at their home at
    4343 Girard Ave N, Minneapolis, MN while on military leave.
    Douglas Byington
    Douglas Byington
    Employee at Northern States Power Co
    Appliance Sales and Service Department
    Back row ~ 5th from left
    Douglas Byington
    Douglas Byington
    Employed at Cook Gas Company - date unknown
    Douglas Byington
    Douglas Byington
    Acting a little crazy for his new wife Donna
    Douglas Byington
    Douglas Byington
    Acting a little crazy for his new wife Donna
    Douglas Byington
    Douglas Byington
    Acting a little crazy for his new wife Donna
    The Clifford & Genevieve Byington Family
    The Clifford & Genevieve Byington Family
    Front row from left: Mother Genevieve (51) and Father Clifford (54)
    Back row from left: Vera (27), Maxine (22), Douglas (18), Marguerite (29) and Velna (25)
    Not Pictured: Darrell Clifford who was their first child and died at birth

    Documents
    Byington, Douglas Derwood
    Byington, Douglas Derwood
    Death Certificate
    Douglas Derwood Byington
    Douglas Derwood Byington
    Army Record & Report of Separation
    US Army Signal Corp, Nov 1949

    Headstones
    Byington, Doug and Donna (Matter)
    Byington, Doug and Donna (Matter)
    Inscription reads: Parents of Craig, Jeff, Mark & Susan

    Albums
    Doug Byington
    Doug Byington (12)
    This is a collection of photos of my dad - who was the greatest father, mentor, and friend to me through the years. I miss him dearly every day since he's been gone and I'm looking forward to seeing him again someday.

  • Notes  Died:
    • Minnesota Death Index / Social Security Death Index

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Ancestry Family Trees, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;), Database online.
      Record for Genevieve E. McMahon
      http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=0&pid=2

    2. [S34] U.S., World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.;), Database online.
      Record for Douglas D Byington

    3. [S2] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.;), Source Citation: Year: 1940; Census Place: Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota; Roll: T627_1987; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 89-289.
      birth date: 18 Aug 1923 birth place: Arkansaw, Pepin, Wisconsin, USA Name: Douglas Derwood Byington residence date: 1 Apr 1940 residence place: Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States residence date: 1935 residence place: Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota

    4. [S4] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc;), Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota; Roll: 1097; Page: 50B; Enumeration District: 327; Image: 265.0; FHL microfilm: 2340832.
      birth date: 18 Aug 1923 birth place: Arkansaw, Pepin, Wisconsin, USA Name: Douglas Derwood Byington residence date: 1930 residence place: Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota