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Emily Pearl Whitney Burfield McGuire Rathbun
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Birth: Jan., 1879
Houston County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Mar. 1, 1953
South Saint Paul
Dakota County
Minnesota, USA

Emily was the third child of George D. Whitney and Ella Relief Taft of Mound Prairie Twp. On 21 March 1898 she married Markus B. Burfield in Houston County, MN. Together they had three children: Dudley Whitney, Iva Isabelle and Abbie V. Markus died in 1916 and a year later, on 10 October 1917, she married Walter Emmit McGuire. He was a young soldier of 22 and she was 38. Walter fought in WWI and was discharged in 1919. He returned to Minnesota and they were still together in 1920. They divorced some time later as she was Pearl Rathbun by 1930. It is not known which Rathbun she wed, but she was also divorced from him by 1930. 
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  Dudley Whitney Burfield (1899 - 1975)*
  Iva Isabelle Burfield Schlussler (1901 - 1964)*
  Mark Burfield (1916 - 1916)*
*Calculated relationship
General Lutheran Cemetery
South Saint Paul
Dakota County
Minnesota, USA
Created by: Gervaise Dynes-Wolak
Record added: Jan 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 82872508
Emily Pearl <i>Whitney</i> Burfield McGuire Rathbun
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Emily Pearl <i>Whitney</i> Burfield McGuire Rathbun
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My Niece of husband of 1st cousin 3x removed. Never forgotten and always loved.
- Christopher Erin Lindstrom
 Added: Jul. 19, 2014

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