Adams - Ashby Family History

With connected family names including Baugh, Bell, Fowler, Gravitt, Hart, Hockersmith, Palmer, Stout, and many others.

Hazel Hannah Crawford1

F, #3789, b. 14 March 1915, d. 4 November 1988
Last Edited25 May 2018

Family: William Paul Burgher b. 18 May 1912, d. 9 November 1975

SonWilliam Paul Burgher, Jr b. 1 October 1935, d. 22 June 1942

Biography

BirthHazel Hannah Crawford was born on 14 March 1915 in Wadena, Fayette County, Iowa.G1
MarriageShe and William Paul Burgher were married on 14 March 1934 in Newton, Jasper County, Iowa.GO1
DeathHazel Hannah Crawford died on 4 November 1988, at age 73, in Ilwaco, Pacific County, Washington.G1
BurialShe was buried on 8 November 1988 in Bethany Memorial Cemetery, Warren, Columbia Co, Oregon.G1
NoteSee attached sources.1
Note(Research):SOURCES OF INFORMATION: OBITUARY CRAWFORD FAMILY BIBLE, in possesion of Janice (CRAWFORD) White Personal information of Sandra (BURGHER) Hargrove. Birth & Death Certificates in possession of daughter Sandra Hargrove.

MEDICAL: Suffered a stroke caused by medical procedure that left her unable to talk or use her right side, two years later she died of a heart attack. She had a androysm on her heart.

BIO: She worked most of her married life, she was a welder in WWII in Portland at the shipyards, before she came to OR, her and her husband Paul had a farm, they owned a service station in Warren were her son Billy was killed, later they owned a Burgher Motors in St. Helens, OR, it was a Nash Rambler dealership and garage. When they moved to their home in Ocean Park, WA she worked in the oyster canniers waitressing and cooking at various restaurants and her last job was delivering the mail from the Pennisula to the Astoria Post Office. She loved to walk on the beach and gather shells and wood which she put together as all kinds of little creatures. She garden until her illness and loved her flowers and yard.

Citations

  1. [S363] Sandra Hargrove, GEDCOM File submitted by Sandra Hargrove.

William Paul Burgher1

M, #3790, b. 18 May 1912, d. 9 November 1975
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherWilliam Duncan Burgher b. 2 March 1858, d. 6 August 1928
MotherFlorence Alice Gravitt b. 14 May 1874, d. 21 March 1925

Family: Hazel Hannah Crawford b. 14 March 1915, d. 4 November 1988

SonWilliam Paul Burgher, Jr b. 1 October 1935, d. 22 June 1942

Biography

BirthWilliam Paul Burgher was born on 18 May 1912 in Fabius Township, Davis County, Iowa.GO1
MarriageHe and Hazel Hannah Crawford were married on 14 March 1934 in Newton, Jasper County, Iowa.GO1
DeathWilliam Paul Burgher died on 9 November 1975, at age 63, in Astoria, Clatsop County, Oregon.G1
BurialHe was buried on 13 November 1975 in Warren, Columbia Co, Oregon.G1
NoteSee attached sources.1,2
Note(Research):BIO: Aunt states farm was located at Moulton Appanoose Co, IA. but birth certificate shows Fabius Davis Co, IA. Dr W.F. Ware delivered him his address Moulton, Iowa. His first name was from his father and his middle name from his Uncle Paul Burgher.

Person Source

MEDICAL: Died of an anourysm of the main artery between his stomach and heart.

BURIED: Bethany Memorial Cemetery.
ResidenceHe had a residence on 31 March 1925 in Fabius Township, Davis County, IowaGO.3

Citations

  1. [S363] Sandra Hargrove, GEDCOM File submitted by Sandra Hargrove.
  2. [S375] Copy of birth certificate, death certificate, memorial card, obituary.
  3. [S329] Davis County Republican: Mrs. Florence A. Burgher, Location: Bloomfield, Iowa, Copy in possession of Robert L. Adams

William Paul Burgher, Jr1

M, #3791, b. 1 October 1935, d. 22 June 1942
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherWilliam Paul Burgher b. 18 May 1912, d. 9 November 1975
MotherHazel Hannah Crawford b. 14 March 1915, d. 4 November 1988

Biography

BirthWilliam Paul Burgher, Jr, was born on 1 October 1935 in Newton, Jasper County, Iowa.GO1
DeathHe died on 22 June 1942, at age 6, in Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon.G1
BurialHe was buried in June 1942 in Bethany Memorial Cemetery, Warren, Columbia Co, Oregon.G1
NoteSee attached sources.1
Note(Research):Billie had just completed his first grade when he was struck by a car in front of the gas station owned by his parents in Warren, OR. he lived a week before he died.

Citations

  1. [S363] Sandra Hargrove, GEDCOM File submitted by Sandra Hargrove.