5/6/95 pg 200 of Staten Island and Its People lists Manning Decker as having been in the NY police department, rising to the rank of detective.
The family home is at 194 Decker Ave, Port Richmond.
9/15/95 Film 1241154, 1900 Richmond County New York Census: Ann Lewis, head, female, age 60, born 1/1840, widow, 3 children born 1 still living, born in Ireland, both parents born in Ireland, arrived in U.S. in 1855. Peter B. Decker, son in law, age 40, born 2/1860, born in NY, occupation Oysterman, widow. Josephine, granddaughter, age 6, born 12/1893. Manley, son, age 13, born 12/ 1886.
9/6/99 See email correspondance from Holly Tooker (Matthias.doc).
6/25/95 Listed on pg. 200 of Staten Island and It's People.
Nathan Chester (Piatt)
Died at Candem Clark Memorial Hospital
Served WW2 US Army, Enlistment date 6 Nov 1943