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Stephen Washington Buffum
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Birth: May 2, 1865
Polk County
Oregon, USA
Death: Oct. 21, 1938
Yamhill County
Oregon, USA

The Telephone Register, McMinnville, Oregon, Thursday, October 27, 1938


Long-Time Resident Dies at Age 73

Funeral rites for Stephen W. Buffum, 73 who died Friday at his home in Amity from an extended illness were held in Macy’s chapel Monday afternoon, with the Rev. S.J. Osborne officiating.

Mr. Buffum was born in Polk county, the son of Barney and Nancy Buffum, May 2, 1865. In 1888 he was married to Minnie M. Forrest in Dayton. He has been a resident of Amity for many years.

Mr. Buffum is survived by his wife, one son, Glen Buffum, Amity; two daughters, Mrs. Maude Wood, West Salem, and Mrs. Mamie Walker, Portland; four brothers, High Buffum, Carlton, Tom Buffum, George Buffum and Huston Buffum, all of Salem; one sister, Mrs. Gertrude Christenson, Salem; five grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

Burial was in the Amity cemetery.

[Thx to Sheri West FaG vol for this obit] 
Family links: 
  Hiram Barney Buffum (1834 - 1900)
  Nancy Bowman Buffum (1837 - 1898)
  Minnie Minerva Forrest Buffum (1873 - 1960)
  Mamie Caroline Buffum Walker (1896 - 1977)*
  Dorcas Anna Buffum Withrow (1858 - 1931)*
  Hiram David Buffum (1861 - 1948)*
  Stephen Washington Buffum (1865 - 1938)
  Huston Barney Buffum (1874 - 1952)*
*Calculated relationship
Amity Cemetery
Yamhill County
Oregon, USA
Maintained by: Sue Barnett
Originally Created by: Sheri West
Record added: Nov 07, 2004
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Stephen Washington Buffum
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- Sue Barnett
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- Diana
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- Karen Buffum
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