Husband: Walter F. Grimm (1 2)
Born: Jun 1889 in Ohio
Died: 18 Jul 1947 in Akron, Summit, Ohio (3)
Father: Frederick Grimm
Mother: Caroline Britzius
Wife: Ruby C. Smith (4 5)
Born: 1894
01 (M): Sherman W. Grimm (6 7 8 9)
Born: 16 Dec 1911 in Ohio
Died: 02 Jan 1987 in Holmes County, Ohio
Spouses: Julia G. Hall
  1. Census, Federal 1900, Jackson, Stark, Ohio.

    Name: Walter F Grimm
    Age: 10
    Birth Date: Jun 1889
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Home in 1900: Jackson, Stark, Ohio
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Son
    Marital Status: Single
    Father's Name: Fredrick Grimm
    Father's Birthplace: Ohio
    Mother's Name: Caroline Grimm
    Mother's Birthplace: Minnesota
    Household Members: Name Age
    Fredrick Grimm 34
    Caroline Grimm 30
    Mamie E Grimm 12
    Walter F Grimm 10
    Alfred H Grimm 9
    Ralph W Grimm 7
    Vernon Grimm 6
    Earle R Grimm 2
    Marrion F Grimm 11/12

  2. Obituary, unknown newspaper.
    (19 Jul 1947)

    Walter F. Grimm

    Mr. and Mrs. S. S. Smith of 856 Walnut rd SW have been informed of the death Friday evening of their son-in-law, Walter F. Grimm, of 1320 Hazelwood ave, Akron. He was a former resident of Massillon.
    Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Ruby Grimm; a son, Sherman W. Grimm of Akron; six brothers and two sisters.
    The body is at the Adams funeral home in Akron. The funeral will be held Monday.

    [Received from Massillon Public Library, 208 Lincoln Way, Massillon, Ohio 44646
    2 Jul 2013]

  3. Ibid., Massillon Independent - p.2.
    (19 Jul 1947)

    [received from Massillon Public Library, Kyrstian Hall, reference assistant - 2 Jul 2013]

  4. Ibid., of Walter F. Grimm.
  5. Findagrave (

    [for Walter C. Grimm]

  6. Obituary, of Walter F. Grimm.
  7. Census, Federal 1920.

    Name: Sherman Grimm
    Age: 8
    Birth Year: abt 1912
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Home in 1920: Massillon Ward 2, Stark, Ohio
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Grandson
    Marital Status: Single
    Father's Birthplace: Ohio
    Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Sherman Smith 44
    Florence Smith 42
    Sadie Smith 24
    Evelyn Smith 5
    Sherman Grimm 8

  8. Findagrave (
  9., WWII Army enlistment record.

    U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 about Sherman W Grimm Name: Sherman W Grimm
    Birth Year: 1911
    Race: White, citizen (White)
    Nativity State or Country: Ohio
    State of Residence: Ohio
    County or City: Summit

    Enlistment Date: 7 Aug 1943
    Enlistment State: Ohio
    Enlistment City: Akron
    Branch: No branch assignment
    Branch Code: No branch assignment
    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 high school
    Civil Occupation: Semiskilled occupations in production of rubber goods
    Marital Status: Married
    Height: 00
    Weight: 000

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