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Mary Dennehy Washburne
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1902
Death: Nov. 7, 1986

An extract of her obituary, published in the Chicago Tribune 11 Nov 1986

Mary Dennehy Washburne was president of the Lake Forest Garden Club, the Women`s Board of Loyola University and the Republican Women`s Club of Lake Forest-Lake Bluff. "She was very active, and she was not afraid to fight for what she wanted," a family member said. "She believed what she believed, but was never rude about putting it across." A Chicago native, attended the Academy of the Sacred Heart in Philadelphia. In 1921, she married Hempstead Washburne. Survivors include two sons, Hempstead Jr. and Thomas; two daughters, Virgine Isham and Marie Campbell; 13 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and 2 sisters, Eleanor Isham and Josephine Galitzine.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Hempstead Washburne (1891 - 1962)*
 
 Children:
  Hemstead Washburne (1922 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Marys Cemetery
Lake Forest
Lake County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Killian
Record added: Sep 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58809650
Mary <i>Dennehy</i> Washburne
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Mary <i>Dennehy</i> Washburne
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Mary <i>Dennehy</i> Washburne
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