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Dorsey Leonard Bancroft
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1884
Greenup
Cumberland County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 1957
Greenup
Cumberland County
Illinois, USA

Obituary-Dorsey Leonard Bancroft,son of George and Sarah Bancroft, was born in Greenup, Illinois September 19,1884 and passed away in his home in Greenup December 21, 1957 at the age of 73 years, 3 months. He had been in failing health for 5 years and had been confined to his home since the early part of September of this year. On August 18, 1908 he was united in marriage to Oma Stewart of Greenup and to this union three children were born, two of whom survive.  He has resided in Greenup during his entire  lifetime and prior to his illness in painting and decorating. He is survived by his widow, two sons Leo of Belvidere, Illinois and Gilbert of Greenup; one brother John Wesley of Kankakee, one sister Mrs. Goldie Kennard of Mattoon , five grandchildren and one great  grandson.
(Cause of death-cancer)    
 
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 Parents:
  George Rowland Bancroft (1856 - 1943)
  Sarah Jane Michaels Bancroft (1855 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  Oma V Stewart Bancroft (1892 - 1981)*
 
 Children:
  Leo C. Bancroft (1911 - 1981)*
  Bertha C. Bancroft (1913 - 1914)*
  Gilbert F. Bancroft (1916 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lincoln Bancroft (1877 - 1942)*
  Roscoe Bancroft (1880 - 1881)*
  Ernest James Bancroft (1882 - 1950)*
  Dorsey Leonard Bancroft (1884 - 1957)
  Benjamin Bancroft (1887 - 1889)*
  Edith Bancroft (1889 - 1898)*
  Golda M Bancroft Kennard (1892 - 1978)*
  John Wesley Bancroft (1898 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenup Cemetery
Greenup
Cumberland County
Illinois, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 39.24648, -88.17303
 
Created by: L Hays
Record added: Jan 04, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103108663
Dorsey Leonard Bancroft
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Dorsey Leonard Bancroft
Added by: L Hays
 
Dorsey Leonard Bancroft
Added by: Joyce
 
 
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- L Hays
 Added: Jun. 15, 2014
 
 
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