Name: Arthur William SHERRY
Given Name: Arthur William
Change Date: 12 APR 2012
Birth: 10 AUG 1902 in Bellaire, Belmont Co., OH
Note: His father died before he was born.
Baptism: 12 AUG 1902 St. John, Bellaire, Belmont Co., OH
Note: His godparents were Jacob Follen and Bridget Manley.
Census: APR 1910 Bellaire, Belmont Co., OH
Census: JAN 1920 Bellaire, Belmont Co., OH
Census: APR 1930 Bellaire, Belmont Co., OH
Census: APR 1940 Bellaire, Belmont Co., OH
Note: He was a stockman for a steel mill and had earned $2860 in 1939. The family was renting the house at 4175 Franklin Street for $30 per month. He had completed 4 years of high school.
Death: of of a stroke 25 AUG 1969 in Bellaire, Belmont Co., OH
Event: the Times-Leader
Obituary 26 AUG 1969
Burial: 28 AUG 1969 Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Bellaire, Belmont Co., OH
Art enrolled at Duquesne University, but left within a few months after a bout with appendicitis; he never returned. He attended Wheeling Central Catholic High School. His first job was with junkman Weiser. He worked for Wheeling Steel for more than 40 years, in his later years as a barge scheduler. In the early years at Wheeling Steel, Art also worked in a shoe store. He enjoyed spending time at the Knights of Columbus hall. He did not drive.
The family lived at the old Sherry residence at 3082 Belmont Street up to about 1937. They had moved to 4175 Franklin Street by the time of James Leo's death in October 1938.
Father: Arthur William SHERRY b: 13 MAY 1878 in Bellaire, Belmont Co., OH
Mother: Ella MANLEY b: 12 NOV 1879 in Bellaire, Belmont Co., OH
Catherine Mary KELLY b: 27 MAR 1904 in Braddock, Allegheny Co., PA
23 MAY 1926
in Bellaire, Belmont Co., OH
- Note: Their witnesses were Joseph Manley, Arthur's uncle, and Evelyn Devan, his second cousin.