About Valentine Charles Outwater, III
Valentine Charles Outwater III (1918-1997) aka Buster Outwater; Boatman; Veteran, US Army, World War II (b. December 21, 1918, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 07307, USA - d. May 26, 1997, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 07307, USA) Social Security Number 158016445 and Military Service Number 32258414.
Birth: He was the son of Valentine Charles Outwater I (1884-1960) and Mary Smith (1890-1965) aka Mae Smith.
Siblings: His siblings include: Valentine Charles Outwater II (1906) who died as an infant; Edward C. Outwater (1908-1973) who never married; Frances Outwater (1910-2000) who married Eugene Kelly; Eleanor Catherine Outwater (1912-1978) who married William Joseph Burke I (1905-1996); Mary Outwater (1913-1996) who married Martin Feeney (1902-1975); Louise Outwater (1920- ) who married Joseph Joseph Farrell (1918-1991); and Catherine Outwater (1926-?) who married Edward Sawyer I.
Marriage: Valentine III married Mildred Sawyer in 1947 and they had the following children: Valentine IV; Christopher; Jeffrey; and Douglas.
World War II: Valentine served in the Army during World War II and emlisted at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He listed his education as "grammar school".
Memories of Valentine Outwater: William Joseph Burke III (1971- ) said: "Valentine worked a cattle barge between Jersey City and Manhattan. He would swim from Jersey City to the Statue of Liberty."
Source: Researched and written by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) for Findagrave starting on September 4, 2004.