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Lester Thomas Dewalt

Male 1896 - 1974


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  • Name  Lester Thomas Dewalt  [1, 2
    Born  5 Mar 1896  Middletown, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender  Male 
    Alt. Spelling/AKA 
    • His name may have been Thomas "Lester" DeWalt.
    Census  1900  Danville Township, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Thomas D. DeWalt, son, white, male, born in March 1896, age 4, single, born in Iowa, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Iowa
    World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918  5 Jun 1917  Danville, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Serial Number: 2961, No.: 33, Thomas Lester DeWalt; Age: 21; Address: Middleton; Iowa; Date of birth: March 5, 1896; natural born; Where born: Middleton, Iowa, USA, Have a relative dependent upon you? no; Marital status: single; Race: Caucasian; Previous military service: none; Claim exemption from draft?: no; Height: tall; Build: medium; Eye color: brown; Hair color: brown; not bald; Lost body parts, eye, or disabled?: no; Precinct: Danville (Des Moines County), Iowa, Date of registration: June 5, 1917
    Residence  Apr 1930  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence  Oct 1964  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence  Apr 1970  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Died  3 Nov 1974  Saint Francis Continuation Care Center, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Obituary  4 Nov 1974  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    The Hawk Eye 
    • Lester T. DeWalt, 78, 1411 South 15th, died Sunday, November 3, at the St. Francis Continuation Care and Nursing Home Center.

      The son of Scott and Emma DeWalt, he was born in Des Moines county, March 5, 1896. He married Maude M. Davis, June 19, 1948, at Peoria, Illinois, and worked in the paper mills in Peoria. He was a member of the Eagles and Middletown Congregational Church.

      Surviving: The wife; one daughter, Doris, of West Burlington; one sister, Mrs. Nellie Fischer, California; one stepdaughter, Mrs. May Croson, Burlington; one grandchild and several nieces and nephews.

      Funeral: 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Prugh's Chapel; Reverend Walter Lack, Memorial Park Cemetery.
    Social Security Administration Information 
    • Lester Dewalt; born: 5 March 1896; died: November 1974; last residence: 52601 (Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa); last benefit: (none specified); Social Security #: 483-18-7297; state where issued: Iowa
    Cemetery Info/Epitaph  Burlington Memorial Park Cemetery Book records  [6
    • Name: Lester T. Dewalt; Born: 1896; Died: 1974; Interred: 11/6/1974; Garden: Rose Hill; Lot: 134; Space: 6
    Buried  6 Nov 1974  Burlington Memorial Park Cemetery, West Burlington Township, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5, 6
    Person ID  I43768  All Families
    Last Modified  31 Mar 2015 

    Father  Scott Dewalt,   b. Dec 1853, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1937 
    Mother  Emma J. Dee,   b. 18 Jan 1859, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1930, near Middletown, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  17 Nov 1881  Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 10
    Family ID  F16410  Group Sheet

    Family  Maude Marguerite Davis,   b. 30 Aug 1891, Littleton, Schuyler County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1984, Elm View Care Center, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  19 Jun 1948  Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 11
    Issue 
    • There was one daughter from this marriage.
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F16411  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S54] 1900 US Census (Reliability: 3).
      Danville Township, Des Moines County, Iowa; enumeration district: 18, supervisor's district: 74, sheet number: 10B, page number: 275; enumeration date: June 22, 1900

    2. [S507] Des Moines County, Iowa - Cemetery Records (GenWeb) (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S337] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (ancestry.com and Family Search) (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S776] Social Security Death Index (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S5439] DeWalt, Lester Thomas - Obituary, (originally published in The Hawk Eye, page 12, November 4, 1974; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S4000] Burlington Memorial Park Cemetery Records, (published by the Iowa Genealogical Society, 1983 & 2000, publication #0323; Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S9054] DeWalt, Emma J. (Dee) - Obituary, (originally published in The Burlington Hawk-Eye, page 5, April 9, 1930; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S5441] Dewalt, Charles Henry "Charlie" - Obituary, (originally published in The Burlington Hawk-Eye, page 3, October 18, 1964; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S6110] Nelson, Elsie J. (DeWalt) - Obituary, (originally published in The Burlington Hawk-Eye, page 16, April 8, 1970; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S13] Iowa Marriage Collection, 1809 -1992 (Family Search) (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S5440] DeWalt, Maude Marguerite (Davis/Reichmann) - Obituary, (originally published in The Hawk Eye, page 16, November 13, 1984; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).