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Lester William "Bill" Surgeon
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1890
Climbing Hill
Woodbury County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jul. 25, 1983
Hermiston
Umatilla County
Oregon, USA

Lester William Surgeon was born on Easter Sunday April 6, 1890, in Climbing Hill, Woodbury County, Iowa. He was named Esther William and later changed his name to Lester. He homesteaded and logged near Sonnette Montana from 1915 to 1935, when the drought forced him to give up farming. He moved his family to the Willamina area in Oregon, where he logged and run a sawmill. He worked for misc. logging companies. later in life he bought, fixed up and sold properties. He lived in Iowa, Nebraska, Oregon, California, and Missouri. He died July 25, 1983 in Hermiston Oregon.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Alexander Surgeon (1861 - 1959)
  Elvira May Amick Surgeon (1867 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  Ruth Maude Burger Surgeon (1896 - 1971)*
 
 Children:
  Ruth Gladys Surgeon Henderson (1918 - 1985)*
  Bill John Surgeon (1920 - 1942)*
  Ila Viola Surgeon Burger (1922 - 2005)*
  George Lawrence Surgeon (1930 - 1938)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ica Blanch Surgeon Luinstra (1885 - 1938)*
  Wyatt W. Surgeon (1887 - 1947)*
  Forrest Surgeon (1888 - 1980)*
  Lester William Surgeon (1890 - 1983)
  Lovell O. Surgeon (1892 - 1971)*
  Joseph Lee Surgeon (1898 - 1928)*
  George Oliver Surgeon (1900 - 1990)*
  Iva I Sullivan (1904 - 1996)*
  Wyce Lynn Surgeon (1914 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hermiston Cemetery
Hermiston
Umatilla County
Oregon, USA
Plot: F - 36 - 16
 
Maintained by: Kenneth Bunn
Originally Created by: Dan & Barbara
Record added: Sep 28, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30155707
Lester William Bill Surgeon
Added by: Kenneth Bunn
 
Lester William Bill Surgeon
Added by: Dan & Barbara
 
Lester William Bill Surgeon
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