Tag: Wriston

1969 News Clip of Jane A Wriston

Although Jane never married, she never sat around all alone doing nothing. I grew up hearing about all her travels during war times with the USO. She kept busy State side as well with the Red Cross. I am so glad that I had the chance to spend some one on one time with her when I was around 13 or so. She took me out on the town shopping and dining. I was witness to her very first trip ever into a McDonalds. I wish I had more opportunities to see her and hear her stories. The things we don’t appreciate as kids sometimes do come back later in life to haunt us as an empty void in our hearts.


George William (Bill) Wriston III

The only record I can find at this time of his service record dose not contain a photo. Information contained is Birth 6/25/1942 Death 1/26/1996 Lists cause of death as “Natural”. Our family notes first hand that he had a massive heart attack at his home in Delmar, NY. His service was in the US…

1950 Albany, NY City Directory

Document information • People Listed ◦ George William Wriston Sr. ◦ Edith Wriston (Northup) ◦ George William Wriston Jr. ◦ Gladys Wriston (Micks) • George Sr. is listed as a manager at Spencer Trask • George Jr. is listed as a representative, also at Spencer Trask • Both families are listed as being in Slingerlands.…

1942 George William Wriston Sr. WWII Registration Card.

Information from document Fourth Registration often called the “Old Man’s Draft” because it was for men between 45 and 64 years old at the time. • George William Wriston Sr. WWII Registration Card. • Living at 1658 New Scotland Rd. Slingerlands, Albany County NY. • 54 Years old at time of registration • Delmar phone…