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Willmenia "Minnie" Norris Buffum
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Birth: Dec. 7, 1888
Saline County
Kansas, USA
Death: Feb. 7, 1974
Ventura
Ventura County
California, USA

"Minnie" was a twin sister of William Tecumseh Sherman Norris. She, with her husband Albert Cooper Buffum, operated a photography and picture framing studio in the front part of their home on Ventura Avenue in Ventura, Callifornia for many years. They pioneered the "tinting" of photographs in that area of California.
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Obituary for Willmenia Buffum, The Ventura County Star Free Press, Feb. 8, 1974
Willmenia Buffum
Services for Mrs. Willmenia Buffum, 87, of 478 W. Ramona St. Ventura, will be at 1 p. m. Saturday in the Joseph P. Readon Funeral Chapel, Ventura, with the Rev. Earl Opie officiating. Interment will be in Ivy Lawn Memorial Park.
Mrs. Buffum died Thursday in a local convalescent home after a brief illness. She and her late husband, Albert, who died in 1972, operaated a picture framing shop on Ventura Avenue for many years prior to his death in 1972. She was born Dec. 7, 1888 in Kansas. She is survived by a niece, Mrs. E. Grayce Opie of Long Beach. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Albert Cooper Buffum (1885 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ivy Lawn Memorial Park
Ventura
Ventura County
California, USA
 
Created by: Rosemary Royce Schullery
Record added: Mar 11, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106554728
Willmenia Minnie <i>Norris</i> Buffum
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 Added: Mar. 15, 2013
 
 
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