Oscar William Dunford

#365, b. 1 January 1889, d. 20 January 1960
     Oscar William Dunford was born on 1 January 1889 Davis Creek Valley, Valley County, Nebraska.1 Oscar married Nellie Pearl Palmer, daughter of Henry Laramie Palmer and Charlotte Ellen Parks, 26 May 1911 Jacksonville, Jackson County, Oregon. Oscar William Dunford died 20 January 1960 , in Flagstaff, Coconino County, Arizona at age 71.

Oregon Rites Set for Man's Father
Funeral services are expected to be held Monday in Medford, Ore., for Oscar William Dunford, 71, who died Wednesday morning in Flagstaff hospital The body was sent there Thursday night.
The deceased was the father of LeVon P. Dunford, forest engineer for Southwest Forest Industries, Inc.
Born Jan. 1, 1889 in Loup city, Nebr. Mr. dunford had spent the greater part of his life in Medford going there in 1893. With his wife Nellie, he came her to spend the Christmas holidays with his son and wife and family, and became ill while here. He and his wife had been here more than a month.
Other survivors are a brother Charles Dunford, Little Aplegate [SIC], Ore, two sisters, Mrs. Floss D. Monroe, Medford, and Mrs. Frances Olsen, Eugene, Three grandchildren all of Flagstaff, Kristin, Bruce, and Patricia, and his daughter-in-law Mrs. L. P. Dunford who teaches home economics at Flagstaff High School.2 Ike was buried Pioneer Cemetery, Jacksonville, Oregon.
     He has been called Ike. He was Butcher, Deputy Sheriff, Jailer, Farmer. In 1918, Oscar William Dunford and Nellie Pearl Palmerresided McCloud, California.

Was an Asst Scout Master of Troup 34. In 1937, Oscar William Dunford and Nellie Pearl Palmerresided Yreka, California.

Child of Oscar and Nellie

Charts
Berger, Jonathan #3263, b ca 1700 Switzerland or Germany, d PA
Graves, Francis #708 b say 1630 d Aug 1691, Virginia
Nowlan, John # 867, b bef 1580, Ireland, d Ireland
Pinckard, John # 1404 b ca 1642 d 1690, Lancaster County, Virginia
Wade, Edward # 838, in Virginia bef 1746
Beasley, John #2041 b ca 1717 d bt 1781-1782, Buckingham County, Virginia
Bruce, John #403 b ca 1724, Kinnard, Scotland d ca 1752, Orange County, Virginia
Claye, John #1523, b ca 1588, England, d bef 1660, Virginia
Eyres, Joseph # 7329, b 17th century, Virginia or England
Ferris, Richard # 2074, b say 1620 or so, immi 1636, d Virginia
Fuquett, Gills # 3276, d Virginia
Green, Thomas # 2060 b 1700. d Virginia
Hooker, Thomas # 3118 d bef 1637, London
Humphreys, William # 7331, d Virginia
Lewis, John # 2831, b ca 1620, d Virginia
Marston?, Thomas # 2756, No further information
Palmer, John # 1430 b aft 1719 Virginia
Povall, Robert # 409 b 1653, England d 1728, Virginia
Samson, Francis # 3266 in Virginia bef 1700
Wilson, John # 417, b say 1620s, England or Henrico County, Virginia
Woodson, John (Dr.) # 133 b ca 1586, England, d 18 Apr 1644, Burmuda Hundred, Virginia
Bobbitt, William (Captain) # 6079, b 1744, Virginia, d 1817 Fancy Gap, Virginia
Hardwick, J. # 2729, probably from Virginia mid 18th century
Humphries, George # 2771 b ca 1770, North Carolina, d aft 1850, Kentucky
Parks, (--?--) # 3649, in Maryland bef 1770
Richardson, (--?--) # 6104, in Virginia before 1765
Beasley, John #2041 b ca 1717 d bt 1781-1782
Berger, Jonathan #3263
Bobbitt, William (Captain) # 6079
Bruce, John #403 b ca 1724 d ca 1752
Claye, John #1523 b ca 1588
Eyres, Joseph # 7329
Ferris, Richard # 2074
Fuquett, Gills # 3276
Graves, Francis #708 b say 1630 d Aug 1691
Green, Thomas # 2060 b 1700
Hardwick, J. # 2729
Hooker, Thomas # 3118 d bef 1637
Humphreys, William # 7331
Humphries, George # 2771 b ca 1770 d aft 1850
Lewis, John # 2831
Marston?, Thomas # 2756
Nowlan, John # 867
Parks, (--?--) # 3649
Pinckard, John # 1404 b ca 1642 d 1690
Povall, Robert # 409 b 1653 d 1728
Richardson, (--?--) # 6104
Samson, Francis # 3266
Wade, Edward # 838
Wilson, John # 417
Woodson, John (Dr.) # 133 b ca 1586 d 18 Apr 1644
Last Edited=24 Feb 2014

Citations

  1. [S200] Delayed Birth Certificate, Note: has birthplace of father (Philadelphia) and mother (Dark Co. Ohio) different from other sources.; Jackson Co., #306/22163, dated 3 Mar 1948
    Delayed Birth Certificate from Jackson County; Case #306/22163 , Oregon State Archives, Salem, Oregon.
  2. [S395] Ancestry.com, online Ancestry.com, Arizona Daily Sun (Flagstaff, Arizona) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.