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Re: KANE, Oscar & Theodore Maryland?

Hi Kim,

I think based on the 1900 Census, 1910 Census & his WWI Draft Card that your grandfather's full name was actually Oscar Theodore Milton Kane. I hope the information below will assist you with your research ;-)

1870 Census 90th Dist Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA
Nathan Kane 25 M B Laborer b. VA
Henrietta Kane 22 F B b. VA
Catharine Kane 8 F B b. PA
Chas. Kane 4 M B b. PA
Wm. Kane 2 M B b. PA

1880 Census Philadelphia Dist 445, Philadelphia Co., PA
N. Kane Head M B 37 married Laborer b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Henreetta Kane Wife F B 38 married Keeping House b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Kate Kane Daughter F B 16 single At School b. PA Father VA Mother VA
Charles Kane Son M B 14 single At School b. PA Father VA Mother VA
Clarance Kane Son M B 7 single At School b. PA Father VA Mother VA
Sarah Kane Daughter F B 5 single At Home b. PA Father VA Mother VA
Oscar R Kane Son M B 2 single At Home b. PA Father VA Mother VA

1900 Census Philadelphia Ward 22, Philadelphia Co., PA
Nathaniel Kane Head B M b. Aug 1850 age 49 married 37 yrs b. VA Father VA Motehr VA Occu: Day Laborer
Henrietta Kane Wife B F b. July 1848 age 51 married 37 yrs 7 children born 5 living b. Wash DC Father Wash DC Mother Wash DC Occu: Servant
Sarah Kane Daughter B F b. July 1875 age 24 single b. PA Father Wash DC Mother Wash DC Occu: Music Teacher
Robert O. Kane Head B M b. Jan 1878 age 22 married 3 yrs b. PA Father Wash DC Mother Wash DC Occu: Looper Cotton Mill
Olivia A. Kane Wife B F b. July 1880 age 19 married 3 yrs 1 child born & living b. PA Father MS Mother VA Occu: Servant
Oscar T. M. Kane Grandson* B M b. Mar 1898 age 16? months single b. PA Father PA Mother PA

*Son-in-law was crossed out and Grandson written over it.

1910 census Philadelphia Ward 22, Philadelphia Co., PA
Oscar R Kane Head M Mul 32 married 12 yrs - 1st marriage b. PA Father VA Mother Wash DC Occu: Messenger Steel Works
Olivia A Kane Wife F Mul 29 married 12 yrs - 1st marriage 4 children born 4 living b. Wash DC Father MS Mother VA
Oscar T Kane** Son M Mul 11 single b. PA Father PA Mother Wash DC
Henrietta D Kane Daughter F Mul 8 single b. PA Father PA Mother Wash DC
Gladys N Kane Daughter F Mul 6 single b. PA Father PA Mother Wash DC
Mercia M Kane Daughter F Mul 5 single b. PA Father PA Mother Wash DC
Nathaniel Kane Father M Mul 65 widower b. VA Father Don't Know Mother Don't Know Occu: Odd Jobs
Sarah F Kane Sister F Mul 33 single b. PA Father VA Mother Wash DC

1920 Census Philadelphia Ward 28, Philadelphia Co., PA
Oscar Kane Head M B 41 married b. PA Father MD Mother MD Occu: Laborer Iron Foundry
Olivia Kane Wife F B 39 married b. MD Father MS Mother VA
Gladys Kane Daughter F B 17 single b. PA Father PA Mother MD
Henrietta Brown Daughter F B 19 married b. PA Father PA Mother MD
Harvey Brown Son-in-law M B 21 married b. DE Father DE MOther DE Occu: Machinist Shop

1930 census Philadelphia Dist 685, Philadelphia Co., PA
Oscar R Kane Head M Neg 52 married at age 19 b. PA Father Wash DC Mother Wash DC Occu: Crane Driver Electric Company
Olivia A Kane Wife F Neg 45 married at age 17 b. Wash DC Father MS Mother VA
Nathaneal Kane Father M Neg 75 widower b. Wash DC Father Wash DC? Mother Wash DC?

WWI Draft Card
Oscar Robert Kane
Residence: 2433 N 25th St, Philadelphia, PA
Age 41
DOB: Jan 7, 1878
Occu: Laborer
Employer Midvale Steel Co.
Nearest Relative: Olivia A Kane, wife
Medium height, medium build, brown eyes, black hair
No disabilities
Sept 12, 1918

WWII Draft Card
Oscar Robert Kane
Residence: 2433 N. 25th St, Philadelphia, PA
Age 64
DOB: Jan 7, 1878
Place of Birth: Philadelphia, PA
Relative: Mrs. Olivia A. Kane
Employer's Name: Cochrane Corp
Negro
Height: 5'6
145 lbs
Brown eyes
Black Hair
Complexion: Dark Brown
Date: Apr 27, 1942

1920 census Philadelphia Ward 36, Philadelphia Co., PA
Theo Kane head M B 20 married b. PA Father PA Mother Wash DC Occu: Rigger Steel Works
Mabel Kane Wife F B 23 married b. DE Father DE Mother DE
Theo Kane Jr Son M B 4mon single b. DE Father PA Mother DE

1930 Census Dist 685 Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA
Theodore Kane Head M Neg 31 married at age 19 b. PA Father PA Mother Wash DC Occu: Mail Carrier Post Office Owns home worth $5000
Mable Kane Wife F Neg 33 married at age 21 b. DE Father DE Mother DE
Theodore Kane Jr Son M Neg 10 single b. PA Father PA Mother DE
Earl Kane Son M Neg 8 single b. PA Father PA Mother DE

WII Draft Card
Theodore Milton Kane
Residence: 2433 North 25th St, Philadelphia, PA
DOB: Mar 18, 1899
Age 19
Negro
Occu: Rigger
Employer: Midvale Steel
Where Employed: Nicetown
Nearest Relative: Mabel Kane
Medium height, medium build, Gray eyes, black hair, no disabilities
Sept 12, 1918

U.S.. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 Record
about Theodore M Kane Jr
Name: Theodore M Kane Jr
Birth Year: 1919
Race: Negro, citizen
Nativity State or Country: Pennsylvania
State: Pennsylvania
County or City: Philadelphia
Enlistment Date: 17 Mar 1941
Enlistment State: Pennsylvania
Enlistment City: Philadelphia
Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Grade: Private
Grade Code: Private
Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source: Civil Life
Education: Grammar school
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Height: 70
Weight: 134


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