1644. Walter Jay7 Gorby (James Sherman6, Samuel Stilley5, Samuel George4, Joseph3, Joseph2, Samuel1) was born June 12, 1905. Walter died May 1, 1958 in Mt. Zion, Ohio., at 52 years of age. His body was interred. Buried in Mt Zion Methodist Cemetery, Middleton Twp, Columbiana Co, OH.
He married Christel Justice. Ref: VLM1 Ref: JAC1 1.29.98 - Supplied last name.
Walter's Military Service:. Served in WWII, OH PFC Btry C 790 Fa BN. Ref: VLM1 Ref: CEN1910, BK11 Ref: JAC1. 1.29.98 - Walter Jay got his nickname "Shooter" the same time Charles Samuel got his nickname "Capgun". Their father, James Sherman and grandfather, Samuel Stilley cut down a field next to their house. "Capgun" and "Shooter" were shooting (with their capguns) all the grasshoppers jumping in the fresh cut field. The name stuck until their death. When you say Walter or Charles Samuel to any of the old folk today they say, "you mean Capgun or Shooter".
Mortality info: Died at the age of 59.
Walter Jay Gorby and Christel Justice had the following children:
3105 i. Walter Gene8 Gorby was born BET. 1946-1949. Walter resided :. In 1997, Waynesboro, Pa. Ref: VLM1 Ref: JAC1 1.29.98 - Supplied birth date.
3106 ii. Sue Gorby was born BET. 1954-1955. Ref: VLM1 Ref: JAC1 1.29.98
3107 iii. Robert Jay Gorby was born 1941. Ref: VLM1 Youngest child Ref: JAC1 1.29.98 - Supplied birth date.
3108 iv. Terry Lee Gorby was born 1944. Terry resided :. In 1997, Waynesboro, Pa. Ref: VLM1 Born in house on Rt. 170 between Negeley and E. Palestine Oh. Ref: JAC1 1.29.98 - Supplied birth date.
3109 v. Frank Gorby was born July 21, 1952. Frank died February 1982 at 29 years of age. Ref: VLM1 Ref: JAC1 1.29.98 - Supplied birth date.
Mortality info: Died at the age of 29 of cancer.
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