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Blanche Jessie Gorman Tipton
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Birth: May 12, 1877
Warren County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1953
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA


Mrs. Blanche Jessie Tipton, widow of Leonard J. Tipton, died at 1:00 a. m. Wednesday, January 28, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Elsie Seabold, 5840 Theodore street, Philadelphia. Aged 75 years, she had been ill only a short time.

Born May 12, 1877, she was the former Blanche J. Gorman, daughter of William M. and Clara M. McKown Gorman. She lived for 20 years in Endeavor, also in Tidioute, and, since the death of her husband, had spent the past 25 years with her children, mainly with her daughter Mrs. John McCoy, 19 Myrtle street, this city. She had been suffering from a spinal injury for the past 15 years and also had a heart ailment. She was loved by everyone who knew her and will be greatly missed in many circles.

She was the mother of ten children, two deceased and the following surviving her: Clair, of Endeavor; Kenneth and Marshall, in Erie; Leonard, of Rutledge, Pa.; Dorothy McCoy, Warren; Sylvia White and Elsie Seabold, Philadelphia; Gladys Keen, Bryn Mawr. Also surviving are 28 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Services in her memory were held at 11:00 a. m. January 31st in the Stroud Funeral Home, Philadelphia, with burial following in the Arlington cemetery at that place.

Source: Warren Times Mirror, Monday, February 16, 1953, page 12, column 3.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Marshall Gorman (1851 - 1932)
  Margaret Clara McKown Gorman (1858 - 1884)
 
 Spouse:
  Leonard J Tipton (1872 - 1926)
 
 Children:
  Claire C. Tipton (1896 - 1974)*
  Elsie Dea Tipton Seabold (1898 - 1957)*
  Dortha P Tipton McCoy (1902 - 1978)*
  Randall Arland Tipton (1904 - 1904)*
  Sylvia Leona Tipton White (1905 - 1974)*
  Gladys Ceora Tipton Keen (1909 - 1990)*
  Darrel Albert Tipton (1913 - 1944)*
  Leonard Lyle Tipton (1916 - 1982)*
  Kenneth Wayne Tipton (1919 - 1985)*
  Leonard Lyle Tipton (1937 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington Cemetery
Drexel Hill
Delaware County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Greenwood
 
Created by: Taphophile Duo
Record added: Apr 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88983634
Blanche Jessie <i>Gorman</i> Tipton
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