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Grant William Sinton (Bill)
 Born
5 March 1926 - Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, United States of America - [ s945 s1229 s1303 ]
 Died
4 June 1993 - San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, United States of America - [ s945 s1229 s1303 ]
 Buried
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, United States of America - [  s1303 ]
 Father
Born 10 June 1894 - Died 19 April 1974
 Mother
Born 11 October 1900 - Died 14 May 1965
 Spouse
Born 5 March 1926 - Died 13 September 2009
 Married
1944
 Child 1
 
 Child 2
Born 21 October 1950 - Died 12 January 2001
 Child 3
Born 7 December 1945 - Died 3 November 1965
 Child 4
Born 22 June 1955 - Died Jul 1989
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GENERAL NOTES
Three Sinton couples, Colorado Springs, circa 1980
Three Sinton couples, Colorado Springs, circa 1980
Photograph comes courtesy of Joy H. Jones Colorado Springs
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Anna Marie Sinton, née RuehleMarjorie Louise Sinton, née French, 1926 - 2009Mary T. Sinton, née Seabolt, 1929 - 2006Wilbur George SintonGrant William Sinton 1926 - 1993Melvin Harmon Sinton 1927 - 2013
United States Census, 1 April 1930
Name: Grant W. Sinton
Event Place: Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 4
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Birth Year (Estimated): 1926
Birthplace: Colorado
Father's Birthplace: Colorado
Mother's Birthplace: Colorado
Affiliate Film Number: 241
District: 0026
Sheet Number and Letter: 3B
Household ID: 87
Line Number: 69
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T626 , GS Film number: 2339976 , Digital Folder Number: 004532386
Image Number: 01028
HouseholdGenderAgeBirthplace
HeadGrant M. SintonM35Colorado
WifeEleanore I. SintonF30Colorado
SonGrant W. SintonM4Colorado
SonMelvin H. SintonM2Colorado
Mother-in-lawLaura E. WhiteheadF50Colorado
[RFSS Aug 2014]

United States Census, 1 April 1940
Name: Grant Sinton
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1940
Event Place: Election Precinct 70, El Paso, Colorado, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 14
Marital Status: Single
Race (Original): White
Race: White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Grandson
Relationship to Head of Household: Grandson
Birthplace: Colorado
Birth Year (Estimated): 1926
Last Place of Residence: Same House
District: 21-88
Family Number: 183
Sheet Number and Letter: 9B
Line Number: 44
Affiliate Publication Number: T627
Affiliate Film Number: 462
Digital Folder Number: 005449367
Image Number: 00492
HouseholdGenderAgeBirthplace
HeadLaura E. WhiteheadF60Colorado
GrandsonGrant SintonM14Colorado
GrandsonMelvin SintonM12Colorado
[RFSS Aug 2014]

United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
Name: Grant Sinton
Name (Original): SINTON GRANT
Event Type: Military Service
Event Date: 24 Aug 1944
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
Event Place: Denver, Colorado, United States
Race: White
Citizenship Status: citizen
Birth Year: 1926
Birthplace: COLORADO
Education Level: 4 years of high school
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Military Rank: Private
Army Branch: No branch assignment
Army Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source Reference: Civil Life
Serial Number: 37711473
Affiliate ARC Identifier: 1263923
Box Film Number: 12536.19
Affiliate Publication Title: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, ca. 1938-1946
[RFSS Aug 2014]

United States Public Records, 1970-2009
Name: Grant W. Sinton
Residence Date: 01 Dec 1993-31 Dec 1996
Residence Place: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Birth Date: 05 Mar 1926
Phone Number: (210) 698-1425
Phone Number Recorded Date: 25 Feb 2004
Address: 7922 Westshire Dr
Address Continued: San Antonio, Texas 78227
Address Date: 01 Dec 1993-31 Dec 1996
2nd Address: 5909 Point Comanche St.
2nd Address Continued: San Antonio, Texas 78257
2nd Address Date: 01 Jul 1993-25 Feb 2004
Possible Relatives: Marjorie L. Sinton
Record Number: 73448526
[RFSS Aug2014]

Obituary in the Colorado Gazette Telegraph, published on Thursday 10 June 1993 reads

WILLIAM GRANT SINTON, 67, died June 4, 1993, in San Antonio. He was a civil service worker.

No local services are scheduled. Sunset Funeral Home, San Antonio, is handling arrangements.

Mr. Sinton was born March 5, 1926, in Colorado Springs to Grant and Eleanor (Whitehead) Sinton.

He attended Cheyenne Mountain High School.

Mr. Sinton was in the Air Force from 1944 to 1964 and attained the rank of master sergeant.

He was married in 1944 to Marjorie French Sinton, who survives.

He also is survived by a son, Gary of Austin, Texas; a daughter, Sandra of San Antonio; a brother, Melvin of Colorado Springs; and five grandchildren.

The transcript comes courtesy of the Pikes Peak Library District's Special Collections
[RFSS Nov 2009]

United States Social Security Death Index
Given Name: Grant
Surname: Sinton
Birth Date: 5 March 1926
Social Security Number: 524-22-0414
State: Colorado
Last Place of Residence: Bexar, Texas
Previous Residence Postal Code: 78257
Event Date: June 1993
Age: 67
[RFSS Nov 2006]

United States Department of Veterans Affairs
SINTON, GRANT
MSG US ARMY
WORLD WAR II, KOREA, VIETNAM
DATE OF BIRTH: 03/05/1926
DATE OF DEATH: 06/04/1993
BURIED AT: SECTION W SITE 3049
FT. SAM HOUSTON NATIONAL CEMETERY,
1520 HARRY WURZBACH ROAD, SAN ANTONIO, TX 78209
[RFSS Jan 2011]

Headstone of Grant William Sinton 1926 - 1993
Headstone of Grant William Sinton 1926 - 1993
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas
© 2014 by LKat on Find A Grave. Used with permission.
The photograph comes from the Find A Grave website courtesy of LKat
The location is Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, United States of America.
Link to the Find A Grave site for Grant Sinton
[RFSS Aug 2014]
SOURCES
[ s945 ] Social Security Death Index - United States of America - SS#: 524-22-0414
[ s1229 ] Obituary - Published in the Colorado Gazette Telegraph on Thursday 10 June 1993 - OB1993-10-06-GWS
[ s1303 ] Military Record - United States Department of Veterans Affairs - Burial of Grant Sinton in Section W, Site 3049, Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Texas, United States of America - ML1993-04-06-GWS
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