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Elizabeth Brown Bedford
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Birth: 1829
Haven
Sullivan County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 14, 1902
Wurtsboro
Sullivan County
New York, USA

Mrs. Elizabeth Bedford died at her home in Wurtsboro at 2:45 a.m., Friday, of pneumonia, after a lingering illness, aged seventy-one years.

Deceased was born at Haven and was a daughter of Alex. and Nellie (Loder) Brown. Her first husband was Benjamin Skinner, by whom she had two sons, Edward and Benjamin H., both married and living at Adrian, Mich. After Mr. Skinner's death she married George Bedford, by whom she has one son, William Bedford, the well-known manager of the band, with whom she has lived many years.

The funeral was held at the Wurtsboro M. E. Church, Monday, Feb. 17 at 2 p.m., conducted by Rev. George A. Shahan. Burial was in the family plot in Sylvan Cemetery.
--Monticello (NY) Republican Watchman, Friday, February 21, 1902, page 5

Note: Birth year calculated from age at date of death. 
 
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 Parents:
  Alexander Brown (1791 - 1869)
  Eleanor Loder Brown (1800 - 1880)
 
 Siblings:
  Permelia Brown Hill (1828 - 1903)*
  Elizabeth Brown Bedford (1829 - 1902)
  Alexander H. Brown (1836 - 1923)*
  Sarah A. Brown Babcock (1842 - 1893)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sylvan Cemetery
Wurtsboro
Sullivan County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Vivian
Record added: Feb 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65383819
Elizabeth <i>Brown</i> Bedford
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