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Gertrude Clingman Stedman
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Birth: Oct. 10, 1864
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 1953
Milwaukee County
Wisconsin, USA

Daughter of William Clingman and Harriett Elizabeth Hoffman. Wife of Emory A. Stedman.

Santa Fe New Mexican, 19 Jan 1953. Page 17.
Ex-Santa Fe Woman Dies
Word was received today of the death in Milwaukee of Mrs. Emory Addison Stedman, formerly of Santa Fe. Mrs. Stedman had been in failing health for some time.
Mrs. Stedman was the widow of Emory Addison Stedman, vice president of Railway Express Agency. A messenger with the old Wells-Fargo Express Company of legendary fame Stedman rose through the ranks and was in charge of the company's entrance into New York in the 1880's. He became associated with that with Railway Express Agency when that organization took over all express operations.
During his first years with Wells-Fargo on of Stedman's feats was carrying the payroll for soldiers under Gen. Custer just before the battle of the Little Big Horn.
Stedman died in Santa Fe on Oct. 15, 1937 and is buried in Fairview Cemetery, Mrs. Stedman will also be buried in Fairview.
After Stedman's death Mrs. Stedman remained in Santa Fe until 1945 going then to Milwaukee. She was a member of a pioneer Chicago family, two of her brothers being born in a house that stood on the present site of the Palmer House, famous Loop hotel.

Santa Fe New Mexican, 23 Jan 1953. Page 14.
Stedman Rites Scheduled Here
Graveside services for Mrs. E. A. Stedman, formerly of Santa Fe, who was struck and killed by an automobile in Milwaukee last week, will be held at Fairview Cemetery tomorrow morning...
Family links: 
  William Clingman (1825 - 1911)
  Harriett Elizabeth Hoffman Clingman (1829 - 1919)
  Emory Addison Stedman (1862 - 1937)
  Charles William Clingman (1850 - 1933)*
  Walter Delos Clingman (1852 - 1930)*
  Laura C. Clingman Halsey (1854 - 1932)*
  George Franklin Clingman (1857 - 1933)*
  Gertrude Clingman Stedman (1864 - 1953)
*Calculated relationship
Fairview Cemetery
Santa Fe
Santa Fe County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Rich Clingman
Record added: Jul 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40033577
Gertrude <i>Clingman</i> Stedman
Added by: Rich Clingman
Gertrude <i>Clingman</i> Stedman
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