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William Christopher DeWitt Renn

 

 

 

Biography

Born December 6, 1892, in Akron, Iowa.

Married Alice Mae Connell December 6, 1916.

Died December 8, 1966.

Buried December 11, 1966 at Union Cemetery, Burtonsville, Maryland.

 

 

Documents

 

 

Marriage Certificate, 1916

 

 

From the collection of

Maebelle Renn Davis

 

World War I

Draft Registration, 1917

 

 

Electronic image acquired

by John Morris

 

Obituary, 1966

 

 

From the collection of

Cheryl Davis Faust

 

 

Photographs

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(Back, L-R)

William C. D. Renn,

Brice Renn.

(Front, L-R),

Sarah Catherine Murphy Renn,

Bobby Renn.

 

 

From the collection of

Maebelle Renn Davis

 

William Renn

and Alice Renn

 

 

From the collection of

Maebelle Renn Davis

 

Alice Renn and William Renn,

with Talmadge Wilson, Jr.

 

 

From the collection of

Maebelle Renn Davis

 

William Renn taking

Maebelle Renn Davis

and her children,

Cheryl and Denise

(on Maebelle’s lap),

to National Airport

to catch their flight

to Northway, Alaska, 1950.

 

 

From the collection of

Maebelle Renn Davis

 

 

William and Alice Renn

 

 

From the collection of

Talmadge Wilson, Jr.

 

 

Final Resting Place

Union Cemetery,

Burtonsville, Maryland

 

 

Parents and Grandparents

Father –

Henry Renn

1865-1900

 

Mother –

Sarah Catherine Murphy

1872-1963

Grandfather -

Christopher Renn

1836-1911

Grandmother -

Barbara Eva Strouse

1839-1900

Grandfather -

Joseph William Murphy

1833-1910

Grandmother -

Barbara Elizabeth Iager

1850-1931

 

 

Children

 

Brice DeWitt Renn

1919-2000

 

Katherine Eileen Renn

1921-1998

 

Maebelle Virginia Renn

 

 

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