John Wallace SLAWSON, Sr.

John Wallace SLAWSON, Sr.

Male 1880 - 1958  (78 years)

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  • Name John Wallace SLAWSON  [2
    • HERALD STATESMAN
      YONKERS, NY
      MON., APRIL 14, 1958

      JOHN W. SLAWSON
      Hastings Resident

      John Wallace Slawson Sr., a member of the former New York real estate firm of Slawson and Hobbs, died of a heart ailment yesterday at the John E. Andrus Memorial, Hastings - on - Hudson, which he entered last year. His home was at 185 Old Broadway, Hastings-0n-Hudson. His age was seventy-eight.

      Mr. Slawson attended New York University. He belonged to the Old Guard Club in White Plains where he had lived several years ago. He was a member also of the Masons.

      Surviving are his wife, the former Abby Benson: a son, John W. Jr.; a sister, Mrs. F.G. Hobbs, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

      SLAWSON -- John Wallace of the john E. Andrus Memorial, on April 13th 1958, beloved husband of Abby Benson Slawson and father of J. Wallace Slawson, jr. of Long Island. Service at Havey's Funeral Home (north) 107 North Broadway, Yonkers, on Tuesday, April 15th at 1:30 pm. Interment. Kenalco Cemetery.

      Received from Joe Chester [1]
    Suffix Sr. 
    Census 1880  Living with parents in New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Born 09 Feb 1880  New York City, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Living with parents in New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1910  Living in White Plains, Westchester, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1920  Living in Syracuse, Onondaga Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1930  Living in White Plains, Westchester Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1940  Living in White Plains, Westchester Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 13 Apr 1958  Yonkers, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Kenalco Cemetery, Yonkers, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I51697  Main Tree
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2013 

    Father Daniel Sayre SLAWSON,   b. 16 Sep 1838, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1901, New York City, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Sarah Ellen SLAWSON,   b. 07 May 1841, Greenville, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1923, Hartsdale, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 14 Dec 1861  Greenville, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F21158  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Abbey BENSON,   b. 22 Oct 1879, Easton, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1966, Yonkers, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 25 Jun 1902  Waverly, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. John Wallace SLAWSON,   b. 13 Mar 1904, New York City, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1981, Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Melvin Daniel SLAWSON,   b. 17 Jul 1907, White Plains, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1912, White Plains, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2013 
    Family ID F21221  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Photos
    Slawson Brothers
    Slawson Brothers
    Left to right, seated: Orson W. Horton, Charles Cox, I.A. Van Bomel,Charles B. Carpenter and Emmett Stoddard. The little boy between Emmett Stoddard and Charles B. Carpenter is G.I. Slawson, son of Daniel Slawson, John Finch, Hiram Horton and Sayre J. Slawson.
    Left to right, standing, directly behind those seated: Charles Wheat, Decatur…

  • Sources 
    1. [S5639] Obituary Notice for John Wallace Slawson Sr.

    2. [S03336] Slason-Slauson-Slawson-Slosson Family by George C. Slawson dated 1946.

    3. [S00683] 1880 Census New York, New York County, New York.

    4. [S00915] 1900 Census New York City, New York County, New York.

    5. [S5641] 1910 Census White Plains, Westchester County, New York.

    6. [S01388] 1920 Census Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York.

    7. [S01642] 1930 Census White Plains, Westchester County, New York.

    8. [S5642] 1940 Census White Plains, Westchester County, New York .