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Oscar Houston Hand
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1885
Florida, USA
Death: Apr. 8, 1931
Lee County
Florida, USA

Funeral services for Oscar Hand, prominent Lee County citizen for the past 30 years, who died of spinal meningitis yesterday, will be held at 10 a.m. in the Fort Myers Cemetery with the Rev. W. H. Edwards in charge. Mr. Hand was 45 years of age...
Mr. Hand was born near Blountstown but moved to Lee County when a boy. He first worked on Capt. Menge's steamer line and later operated a shipping company of his own. Recently he established a motor line to LaBelle. He was married in 1906 to Miss Clemmie Worth of Arcadia.
Survivors include his widow, two daughters; Miss Iris and Mrs. Finis Crews; a grandson, Oscar Crews; two brothers, Tom and Homer; and three sisters: Mrs. J. McDonald of Avon Park, Mrs. Reynolds of Alva and Mrs. E. Burke of Holder, FL. (TROPICAL NEWS, 4/9/1931) 
 
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 Parents:
  Zackery Taylor Hand (1844 - 1930)
  Anna Eliza Livingston Hand (1846 - 1905)
 
 Spouses:
  Violet Isabel Helen Travers Hand (1884 - 1928)
  Myrtice Clementine Worth Hord (1888 - 1979)*
 
 Children:
  Lois Elaine Hand Tillis (1908 - 1991)*
  Patricia Hand Rehak (1914 - 1993)*
 
 Sibling:
  Homer Gardner Hand (1877 - 1954)*
  Oscar Houston Hand (1885 - 1931)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Florida Vital Statistics records show Oscar Hand buried 10 Apr 1931 in Fort Myers Cemetery
 
Burial:
Fort Myers Cemetery
Fort Myers
Lee County
Florida, USA
Plot: Unmarked
 
Created by: Helen Farrell
Record added: Aug 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40829547
Oscar Houston Hand
Added by: Helen Farrell
 
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