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HARRINGTON William Edward

Male 1931 - 2010  (78 years)Deceased


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  • Name  HARRINGTON William Edward  [1, 2
    Born  28 Nov 1931  Argyle, Washington, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    1940 US Federal Census  26 Apr 1940  Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • The family is living at 43 King Street.
    1940 US Federal Census for Warrensburg, Warren, NY - Page 11A
    1940 US Federal Census for Warrensburg, Warren, NY - Page 11A
    Injury  2 May 1946  Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    broken shoulder 
    • From The Warrensburg News, 02 May 1946, p. 9, col. 1:

      William "Sonny" Harrington, son of Mr. and Mrs. Adolphus Harrington of King St., is confined to the Glens Falls Hospital with a compound fracture of the shoulder. He sustained the injury in a fall from his bicycle last Thursday afternoon. His condition is good, but he will be in the hospital for two weeks.
    William Harrington Breaks His Shoulder
    William Harrington Break His Shoulder
    Employment  1950  Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Warrensburg Pulp & Paper Corporation 
    Military  Nov 1950  [1, 2, 5, 6
    Air Force 
    • From The Warrensburg News, 29 Jan 1953, p. 4, col. 1:

      Bill took his basic training at Lackland Air Base in San Antonio, Texas. In January 1951 he was transferred to Francis E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming, for a course of study in telephone and cable work. In October 1951 he was sent to the Lawson Air Force Base, Fort Benning, Georgia. In June 1952 he was home for a thirty day furlough before going to Iceland for a year. He arrived at Keflavik Air Base in Iceland on August 1. He is now in charge of telephone installations and repairs for the base.

      From The Warrensburg News, 27 Aug 1953, p. 9, col. 2:

      A/C William Harrington, who has been stationed in Iceland for the past thirteen months, is visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Adolphus Harrington for thirty days following which he will report for duty at Tinker Field, Okla.
    William E. Harrington Finishes Basic Training
    William E. Harrington Finishes Basic Training
    Wm E Harrington Will Be Honored
    Wm E Harrington Will Be Honored
    Warrensburg News, pg. 4, col. 1
    Graduation  Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Warrensburg Central High School 
    Name  Bill HARRINGTON 
    Died  9 Nov 2010  Gainesville, Alachua, Florida, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age  78 years 
    Person ID  I25323  One Big Family Tree
    Last Modified  30 Jun 2012 

    Father  HARRINGTON Adolphus,   b. 9 Nov 1907, , , New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1986  Age: 78 years 
    Mother  ANNAN Attalie Rose,   b. 5 Apr 1915,   d. 19 Jun 2008  Age: 93 years 
    Family ID  F6271  Group Sheet

    Family  SELLECK Betty Louise 
    Children 
     1. HARRINGTON James Edward
     2. HARRINGTON Robin Eileen
     3. HARRINGTON Victoria Ann
     4. HARRINGTON David William
     5. HARRINGTON Georgina Kathleen
     6. HARRINGTON Andrew John
    Last Modified  30 Jun 2012 
    Family ID  F9234  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Nov 1931 - Argyle, Washington, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1940 US Federal Census - 26 Apr 1940 - Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsInjury - broken shoulder - 2 May 1946 - Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmployment - Warrensburg Pulp & Paper Corporation - 1950 - Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Warrensburg Central High School - - Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Nov 2010 - Gainesville, Alachua, Florida, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    William Edward Harrington and his sister, Betty Jean Harrington
    William Edward Harrington and his sister, Betty Jean Harrington
    Photo courtesy of James E. Harrington
    Beverly and William 'Bill' Harrington
    Beverly and William "Bill" Harrington
    The two girls on the right are Attalie and Betty Baker. Photo courtesy of James E. Harrington.

  • Sources 
    1. [S43] Warrensburg News Newspaper, NY. Warrensburg., "Announce Troth," 12 Apr 1956, p. 1, col. 2. (Reliability: 3), 7 Aug 2011.

    2. [S43] Warrensburg News Newspaper, NY. Warrensburg., "Wm. E Harrington Will Be Honored," 29 Jan 1953, p. 4, col. 1. (Reliability: 3), 7 Aug 2011.

    3. [S597] 1940 US Federal Census for Warren Co., NY, NY, Warren County, (www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), T627, roll 2797, Warrensburg, enumeration district (ED) 57-37, sheet 11A, p. 497A, household 254, William E. Harrington, accessed 30 Jun 2012 (Reliability: 3), 30 Jun 2012.

    4. [S43] Warrensburg News Newspaper, NY. Warrensburg., "Personals," 02 May 1946, p. 9, col. 1. (Reliability: 3), 21 Mar 2012.

    5. [S43] Warrensburg News Newspaper, NY. Warrensburg., "Personals," 27 Aug 1953, p. 9, col. 2. (Reliability: 3), 23 Mar 2012.

    6. [S43] Warrensburg News Newspaper, NY. Warrensburg., "Complete Course," 28 Dec 1950, p. 7, col. 2. (Reliability: 3), 23 Mar 2012.