|William Edward Gunsalus
Noted events in his life were:
1. Residence: 614 E. Franklin Ave., Altoona, PA on 24 Jun 1937 in Altoona, Blair, PA. 3
2. He appeared on the census in 1940 in Altoona, Blair, PA. 6 The 1940 census recorded owning a $2200 home at 616 E. Caroline Avenue: William Gunsalus, freight brakeman at steam railroad shops, 59, living with wife Rose, 54; daughter Hazel Beecher, 29; and son-in-law Emery Beecher, machinist at steam railroad shops, 32. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. They lived at the same place in 1935.
3. Obituary: Altoona Tribune: obituary of William Gunsalus on 3 Dec 1956 in Altoona, Blair, PA. 2 William Gunsalus
William married Rose May Stiver on 21 Dec 1903 in Altoona, Blair, PA.1 2 (Rose May Stiver was born on 10 Mar 1886 in Spruce Creek, Huntingdon, PA, USA,7 died on 26 Jan 1971 in Altoona, Blair, PA 7 and was buried in Altoona: Rose Hill Cemetery, Blair, PA 7.)
1 FamilySearch.org, Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VF3C-B2Q William E. Gunsalus and Rosie M. Stiver.
2 Altoona Tribune (Altoona, Blair, Pennsylvania.), 3 Dec 1956, page 6. Oibutary of William Gunsalus.
3 Altoona Tribune (Altoona, Blair, Pennsylvania.), 14 Jul 1937, page 4. Beecher-Gunsalus.
4 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=126385739.
5 Altoona Mirror (Altoona, PA) (Altoona, Blair County, Pennsylvania), 21 Sep 1995, obituary of Hazel G. Beecher.
6 1940 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KQ8H-JCV William Gunsalus, Ward 10, Altoona, Altoona City, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 7-44, sheet 7A, line 7, family 115.
7 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=126385833.