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Albert Walter Branson

Albert Walter Branson

Male 1904 - 1987  (82 years)

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  • Name Albert Walter Branson 
    Born 14 Sep 1904  Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Jul 1987  Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, Camden, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 23 Jul 1987  Calvary Cemetery, Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2645  Simon and Related Families | Descendants of John Clark, Descendants of William Hurd (died after 1778)
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2019 

    Father Howard Branson,   b. 18 Jul 1880, Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1949, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Annie Hoffbauer,   b. Abt 1883, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1911, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1903  New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F829  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary M. Cleary,   b. 23 Nov 1904,   d. Feb 1985, Maple Shade, Burlington County, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Living
     2. Living
    Last Modified 7 May 2018 
    Family ID F831  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Sep 1904 - Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Jul 1987 - Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, Camden, New Jersey, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 Jul 1987 - Calvary Cemetery, Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Branson, Albert
    Albert Branson.
    Original in possession of Althea and Allen Clark, who provided the identification.
    Branson, Howard | Hurd, Effa | Branson, Albert
    Branson, Howard | Hurd, Effa | Branson, Albert
    Albert, Effa Hurd,and Howard Branson. Photograph from collection of Catherine Baynard Hurd Dolan, who provided the indentification. 8 cm by 13 cm photographic post card by Miller Art Photo Shop, 2511 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, New Jersey. Original in possession of Catherine Dolan Simon.

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH:
      Year of birth would be 1903-1904, according to age (6 years) in 1910 U.S. Census for New Jersey, Camden County, E.D. 57, Sheet 19B, Line 89. State of birth given as New Jersey. Enumerated as Albert Branson, with parents Howard and Annie Branson.
      Year of birth of 1904 consistent with age (15 years) in 1920 U.S. Census for New Jersey, Camden County, Vol. 16, E.D. 87, Sheet 3, Line 24.
      Year of birth given as 1904 in U.S. Army World War II Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, for Albert W. Branson, online at www.ancestry.com. State of birth given as New Jersey.
      Consistent with age (25 years) in 1930 U.S. Census for New Jersey, Camden County, E.D. 63, Sheet 16B, Line 94 State of birth given as New Jersey.
      Consistent with age (35 years) given in 1930 U.S. Census for New Jersey, Camden County, E.D. 22-108, Sheet 9A, Line 23. State of birth given as New Jersey. Enumerated as Albert Branson, with parents Howard and Effi Branson, and grandmother Elizabeth.
      Full date of birth given as 14 September 1904 in Social Security Death Index entry for Albert Branson. SSN: 138-01-4439, issued in New Jersey.
      Full date from Social Security Death Index consistent with age (82 years) in obituary published in the New Jersey Edition of the Philadelphia Inquirer, 21 July 1987, page B06.

      MILITARY SERVICE: Enlisted as a staff sergeant in the National Guard on 16 September 1940 at Camden, New Jersey.

      MARRIAGE: Single as of enlistment in U.S. Army in 1940, according to U.S. Army World War II Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, for Albert W. Branson, online at www.ancestry.com.

      OCCUPATION:
      Manager, telegraph (1940 U.S. Census)
      Marine oiler or telegraph operator, according to 1940 U.S. Army World War Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, online at www.ancestry.com.
      Electrician at Philadelphia Naval Shipyard and New York Shipbuilding Co., according to obituary.

      EDUCATION:
      1940 U.S. Census lists his highest level of education as "C-3," meaning 3 years of college-level study.

      DEATH:
      Month and year given as July 1987 in Social Security Death Index. Locality of residence at time of death was Haddon Heights, Camden County, New Jersey.
      Full date calculated as 18 July 1987 from description in obituary published in the New Jersey Edition of the Philadelphia Inquirer, 21 July 1987, page B06. Place of death taken from obituary.

      BURIAL: Information from obituary published in the Philadelphia Inquirer.

      OBITUARY: The following obituary was published in the Philadelphia Inquirer, New Jersey Edition, Local Section, page B06 on 21 July 1987:
      "ALBERT W. BRANSON SR., 82, of Haddon Heights, a former electrician at the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard and New York Shipbuilding Co., died Saturday at Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, Camden.
      "Survivors: a son, Albert Jr. of Haddon Heights; a daughter, Mary Ann Oetting of Pennsauken, and four grandchildren, David, Raymond, Stephen and Lisa.
      "Services: viewing, 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow at the John A. Healey Funeral Home, 9 White Horse Pike, Haddon Heights; funeral, 8:45 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home; Mass, 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Rose of Lima Church, Fourth Avenue and Green Street, Haddon Heights; burial, Calvary Cemetery, Cherry Hill."


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