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Albert McCullough Colegrove, Jr.[1]

Male 1917 - 1991  (73 years)


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  • Name Albert McCullough Colegrove  [2, 3
    Name Suffix Jr. 
    Gender Male 
    Born 28 October 1917  Franklin, Venango Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Alias/AKA Bud Colegrove  [2
    Education HS Van Nuys, CA.; 1938/9 University of Southern California, journalism  [2
    Occupation Newspaperman/editor for Scripps Howard Newspaper Chain  [2, 5
    Residence 1940s: Houston, Texas and LA Ca; 1991 Williamstown, Grant, KY  [6, 7, 8, 9
    Died 15 June 1991  Williamstown, Grant Co., Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    • Actually in Ohio nursing care
    Person ID I70826  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 January 2006 

    Father Albert McCullough Colegrove,   b. 1 September 1888, Meadville, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 March 1934, Van Nuys, Los Angeles Co., California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Agnes Vivian Fox,   b. 22 April 1886, Bradford, McKean Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 April 1975, Bakersfield, Kern Co., California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Family ID F49448  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Amelia Margaret Vurik,   b. 15 January 1918,   d. 13 March 1993, Williamstown, Grant Co., Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married before 1940  possibly, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Originally entered as “California?, Texas?” - Roger 24 Jun 2007
    Alternate Marriage before 1940  possibly, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Originally entered as “California?, Texas?” - Roger 24 Jun 2007
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Jeanne Colegrove
     5. Living
    Family ID F49509  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "Bud," or "Buddy."

      Alley/Sims.FTW:
      5' 10", and thin balding hair.

      Education: Graduated high school at Van Nuys, CA.
      College University of Southern California on a journalism scholarship. Graduated 1938/39 4 year degree.

      Military: Army OCS Signal Corps. WWII- 1945 was a paratrooper and served at Ft. Bragg and China.

      Occupation: Newspaperman/editor for Scripps Howard Newspaper Chain, was the Carribean correspondent when he was seriously injured in a head-on auto collision. He was flown to Miami, Florida for medical treatment by several top neurosurgeons. Was later medically retired due to some bain damage. Could totally forget where he was at any time.

      Lived in several locations including: San Deigo, San Francisco, Van Nuys, CA;
      Houston, El Paso, Texas; Evansville, Indiania; Miami, Florida and retired to Williamsport, Kentucky where a friend owned a newspaper and worked there.

      U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
      Name: Albert M Colegrove
      Birth Year: 1917
      Race: White, citizen
      Nativity State or Country: Pennsylvania
      State: Texas
      County or City: Harris
      Enlistment Date: 21 Jul 1942
      Enlistment State: Texas
      Enlistment City: Houston
      Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Grade: Private
      Grade Code: Private
      Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
      Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
      Source: Civil Life
      Education: 4 years of college
      Civil Occupation: Airplane Engine Mechanic or Film Editor, Motion Picture (Motion picture cutter. ) or Public Relations Man or Playwright (Motion picture writer.) or Reporter
      Marital Status: Married
      Height: 69
      Weight: 171


      Ohio Deaths, 1958-2000
      Name: Albert McCullough Colegrove
      Age at Death: 73
      Date of Death: 15 Jun 1991
      County of Death: Hamilton
      Volume: 28587
      Certificate: 043560
      Date of Birth: 28 Oct 1917
      State of Birth: Pennsylvania
      Country of Birth: United States
      Father's Surname: Colegrove
      Gender: Male
      Marital Status: Married
      Race: White
      Hispanic Origin: Not Hispanic
      Years of Schooling: 16
      Social Security Number: 551-10-2458
      Industry: Newspaper publishing and printing
      Occupation: Editor and reporter
      State of Residence: Kentucky
      Country of Residence: United States
      Primary Registration District: 3100
      Hospital of Death: Long-Term Care Facilities
      Hospital Status: Other/Nursing Home
      Time of Death: 8:45 PM
      Filing Date: 19 Jun 1991
      Certifier: Physician
      Whether Referred to Coroner: No
      Autopsy: No
      Classification of Place of Injury: Unspecified Place
      Whether Injury Happened in Ohio: Yes

      Kentucky Death Index, 1911-2000
      Name: Albert M Colegrove
      Death Date: 15 June , 1991
      Death Place: Ohio
      Age: 073
      Residence: Kenton
      Volume: 906
      Certificate: 1191

      Social Security Death Index
      Name: Albert M. Colegrove
      SSN: 551-10-2458
      Born: 28 Oct 1917
      Died: 15 Jun 1991
      State (Year) SSN issued: California (Before 1951), , , , [2, 4, 5, 12, 13]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1398] GEDCOM file from file “AdamMoffatDesends”, submitted by Alaric Faulkner.

    2. [S1354] Family Member - Carole Alley Sims - Majer Colegrove Genealogy.

    3. [S1355] Family Member - Terry Colegrove, Colegrove Genealogy.

    4. [S1331] Social Security Death Index.

    5. [S1332] Ohio Deaths, 1958-2000.

    6. [S1357] Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997, Birth of daughters 1941, 1956.

    7. [S1333] U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, (Ancestry.com), Enlisted 1942 in Houston, Texas.

    8. [S1358] California Birth Index, 1905-1995, Birth of son Cifford in LA 1945.

    9. [S1331] Social Security Death Index, 551-10-2458.

    10. [S1357] Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997, Birth of Linda Amelia.

    11. [S1357] Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997.

    12. [S1333] U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, (Ancestry.com).

    13. [S1359] Kentucky Death Index, 1911-2000.


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