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Don Frederick WillsRoster ID 3848
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1891|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Don Frederick Wills, Class of 1891: Born- Aug. 15, 1869 in New Glascow Amherst Co. Va. Father- Dr. Alexander Frederick Wills; Mother- Virginia Anna Norvell. Pat. Grandfather- Willis Higginbottom Wills; Pat. Grandmother- Elizabeth Harston. Mat. Grandfather- Fayette Henry Norvell; Mat. Grandmother- Mary Corinne. Married- Margaret Louise Wilkinson, daughter of B.C. Wilkinson of York, Pa. Children- 1- Virginia Wills; 2- Don Frederick Wills II. Entered VMI- Sept. 27, 1887; Graduated- June 25, 1891 Career- Instructor for Mercersburg Academy in Pa. ca. 1915; Employed by Empire Rubber Tire Co. in Trenton, N.J. ca. 1920; Examiner for State Civil Service Commission of N.J. ca. 1939. Died- Sept. 29, 1947.|