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Chivis H. Stone was born in South Carolina on April 25, 1893, the son of Casper and Susan Stone. During World War I, he repaired military telephones and telephone lines in and around Eagle Pass, Texas. Stone married Rose Kohler (1891-1986) of Bay City, Michigan, between October 1917 and February 1918; after the war, they lived in Greenville, South Carolina, where he worked as an electrician and mail carrier. Chivis H. Stone died on May 26, 1976.