Obit: Greenwood, John Anthony (1895 - 1960)

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Surnames: Greenwood, Horton

----Source: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark Co., Wis.) 04/21/1960

Greenwood, John Anthony (15 Mar. 1895 - 11 Apr. 1960)

John A. Greenwood, a native of Colby and a resident of Minneapolis, Minn., the past 41 years, died Monday, April 11, at the age of 64 years. Services were held last Thursday at St. Austin Catholic church at Minneapolis and internment was made in Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

Fort Snelling National Cemetery

Mr. Greenwood was a street-car motorman and bus driver for the Twin City Rapid Transit Co. for 41 years. He was a past district commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and a member of post 159. He was also a past department commander of the Veterans of World War I, Barracks 233, and a member of the St. Austin Holy Name Society.

Surviving are his wife, Leone, and a sister, Mrs. Jane Horton, both of Minneapolis.

Family Notes

1900 Federal Census, ED 83 Hull town Colby city Ward East, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States, Pg. 8, Family 141


Anthony Greenwood, single white male
Father's Birthplace: Canada Fr
Mother's Birthplace: England

Household Members
Head Phoeba Greenwood F 49 (Sep 1851) England, widowed, mother of 9 children, 8 living
Son Walter A Greenwood M 21 (Mar 1879) Wisconsin
Daughter Auraile Greenwood F 19 (Sep 1881) Wisconsin
Daughter Janie Greenwood F 13 (Jun 1887) Wisconsin
Daughter Gladys Greenwood F 9 (May 1891) Wisconsin
Son Anthony Greenwood M 5 (Mar 1895) Wisconsin


1940 Federal Census, Tract C4, Robbinsdale, Robbinsdale City, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, District: 27-51, Family 19, Line 53


J Anthony Greenwood, white married male
Birth Year (Estimated): 1895
Last Place of Residence: Minneapolis

Household Members
Head J Anthony Greenwood M 45 Wisconsin
Wife Leone Greenwood F 39 (1901) Wisconsin

Minnesota Death Record

John Anthony Greenwood
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 14 Mar 1960
Event Place: Hennepin, Minnesota
Birth Date: 15 Mar 1895
Born in Minnesota: N
Record Number: 1429396
Certificate Number: 022589
Certificate Year: 1960
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