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Alice Peterson Dasher
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Birth: Mar. 2, 1896
California, USA
Death: Nov. 4, 1987
Columbia
Tuolumne County
California, USA

Daughter of Jessie Fraser Peterson and Sullivan Peterson

In 1944, Mrs. Alice F. Dasher and her husband, James C. Dasher, lived at 1089 57th Street, Oakland, California. She was a registered Democrat, and her occupation was Time Checker. James C. Dasher was a registered Republican, and his occupation was a welder. He had previously worked as a bookkeeper in a factory. The couple married sometime between 1930 and 1944. James was born about 1904 in Oklahoma.

Alice's husband:
DASHER, JAMES CLIFFORD,
born 04/06/1904,
Mother's maiden name: BATES
Father's surname: DASHER
born in OKLAHOMA
Passed away in CALAVERAS County on 03/09/1957
Age 52 yrs

Genealogy of Alice Dasher:

1880 United States Federal Census about the family of Daniel and Rebecca Fraser:
Name: Daniel Fraser
Home in 1880: Columbia, Tuolumne, California
Age: 52
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1828
Birthplace: Nova Scotia
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Rebecca
Father's birthplace: Nova Scotia
Mother's birthplace: Scotland
Occupation: Water Agent
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
House Number: 4446650
Household Members:
Daniel Fraser 52
Rebecca Fraser 38
Jessie Fraser 16
Helen Fraser 13
James Fraser 9
John Fraser 6
Hattie Fraser 2
Albert Fraser 3M

Name: Rebecca Fraser
Home in 1880: Columbia, Tuolumne, California
Age: 38
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1842
Birthplace: New Brunswick
Relation to Head of Household: Wife
Spouse's Name: Daniel
Father's birthplace: Ireland
Mother's birthplace: Ireland
Occupation: Keeping House
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Female

The following is 1880 United States Federal Census about the children of Daniel & Rebecca Fraser:

*Name: Jessie Fraser
Home in 1880: Columbia, Tuolumne, California
Age: 16
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1864
Birthplace: California
Relation to Head of Household: Daughter
Father's Name: Daniel
Father's birthplace: Nova Scotia
Mother's Name: Rebecca
Mother's birthplace: New Brunswick
Occupation: At Home
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Female


**Name: Helen Fraser
Home in 1880: Columbia, Tuolumne, California
Age: 13
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1867
Birthplace: California
Relation to Head of Household: Daughter
Father's Name: Daniel
Father's birthplace: Nova Scotia
Mother's Name: Rebecca
Mother's birthplace: New Brunswick
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Female

***Name: James Fraser
Home in 1880: Columbia, Tuolumne, California
Age: 9
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1871
Birthplace: California
Relation to Head of Household: Son
Father's Name: Daniel
Father's birthplace: Nova Scotia
Mother's Name: Rebecca
Mother's birthplace: New Brunswick
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Male

****Name: John Fraser
Home in 1880: Columbia, Tuolumne, California
Age: 6
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
Birthplace: California
Relation to Head of Household: Son
Father's Name: Daniel
Father's birthplace: Nova Scotia
Mother's Name: Rebecca
Mother's birthplace: New Brunswick
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Male

*****Name: Hattie Fraser (Harriett)
Home in 1880: Columbia, Tuolumne, California
Age: 2
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1878
Birthplace: California
Relation to Head of Household: Daughter
Father's Name: Daniel
Father's birthplace: Nova Scotia
Mother's Name: Rebecca
Mother's birthplace: New Brunswick
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Female

******Name: Albert Fraser
Home in 1880: Columbia, Tuolumne, California
Age: 3M
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1880
Birthplace: California
Relation to Head of Household: Son
Father's Name: Daniel
Father's birthplace: Nova Scotia
Mother's Name: Rebecca
Mother's birthplace: New Brunswick
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Male


1900 United States Federal Census about Rebecca S Fraser
Name: Rebecca S Fraser
Home in 1900: Township 2, Tuolumne, California
Age: 49
Birth Date: Nov 1850
Birthplace: New Brunswick
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Gender: Female
Immigration Year: 1854
Relationship to Head of House: Head
Father's Birthplace: Ireland
Mother's Birthplace: Ireland
Mother: number of living children: 3
Mother: How many children: 7
Marital Status: Widowed
Residence: Township 2, Tuolumne, California
Occupation: Dressmaker
Household Members:
Rebecca S Fraser 49
Helen B Fraser 29
Harriett M Fraser 22
Alice F Peterson 4

1900 United States Federal Census about Helen B Fraser
Name: Helen B Fraser
Home in 1900: Township 2, Tuolumne, California
Age: 29
Birth Date: Oct 1870
Birthplace: California
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Gender: Female
Relationship to Head of House: Daughter
Father's Birthplace: Nova Scotia
Mother's Name: Rebecca S
Mother's Birthplace: New Brunswick
Marital Status: Single
Residence: Township 2, Tuolumne, California
Occupation: Dressmaker
Household Members:
Rebecca S Fraser 49
Helen B Fraser 29
Harriett M Fraser 22
Alice F Peterson 4

1900 United States Federal Census about Harriett M Fraser
Name: Harriett M Fraser
Home in 1900: Township 2, Tuolumne, California
Age: 22
Birth Date: Jun 1877
Birthplace: California
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Gender: Female
Relationship to Head of House: Daughter
Father's Birthplace: Nova Scotia
Mother's Name: Rebecca S
Mother's Birthplace: New Brunswick
Marital Status: Single
Residence: Township 2, Tuolumne, California
Occupation: School Teacher
Household Members:
Rebecca S Fraser 49
Helen B Fraser 29
Harriett M Fraser 22
Alice F Peterson 4

1900 United States Federal Census about Alice F Peterson
Name: Alice F Peterson
Home in 1900: Township 2, Tuolumne, California
Age: 4
Birth Date: Mar 1896
Birthplace: California
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Gender: Female
Relationship to Head of House: Granddaughter
Father's Birthplace: Maine
Mother's Birthplace: California
Marital Status: Single
Residence: Township 2, Tuolumne, California
Household Members:
Rebecca S Fraser 49
Helen B Fraser 29
Harriett M Fraser 22
Alice F Peterson 4

This was Alice's uncle, the other living child of Rebecca Fraser in 1900: James Fraser
1900 United States Federal Census about James R Fraser
Name: James R Fraser
[or James A Fraser]
Home in 1900: Sonora, Tuolumne, California
Age: 29
Birth Date: Oct 1870
Birthplace: California
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Gender: Male
Relationship to Head of House: Head
Father's Birthplace: Canada Eng
Mother's Birthplace: Canada Eng
Marital Status: Single
Residence: Township 1, Browns Flat and Sonora Center Precincts, Tuolumne, California
Occupation: Deputy Sheriff
Household Members:
James R Fraser 29

This was likely Alice's father: Sullivan Peterson
Her mother was most likely Jessie Fraser.
1900 United States Federal Census about Sullivan Peterson
Name: Sullivan Peterson
Home in 1900: Township 2, Tuolumne, California
Age: 48
Birth Date: Apr 1852
Birthplace: Maine
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Gender: Male
Relationship to Head of House: Head
Father's Birthplace: Maine
Mother's Birthplace: Maine
Marital Status: Widowed
Residence : Township 2, Tuolumne, California
Occupation: Miner
Household Members:
Sullivan Peterson 48 (Lives Alone)

1910 United States Federal Census about Alice F Peterson
Name: Alice F Peterson
Age in 1910: 14
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1896
Birthplace: California
Relation to Head of House: Granddaughter
Father's Birth Place: Maine
Mother's Birth Place: California
Home in 1910: West Columbia, Tuolumne, California
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Female
Household Members: Name Age
Rebecca S Fraser, Dressmaker, has only two living children. 60
Helen B Fraser, Dressmaker 28
Alice F Peterson 14 Student

1920 United States Federal Census about Alice F Peterson
Name: Alice F Peterson
Home in 1920: Township 2, Tuolumne, California
Age: 23 years
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1897
Birthplace: California
Relation to Head of House: Granddaughter
Father's Birth Place: Maine
Mother's Birth Place: California
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Sex: Female
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Household Members: Name Age
Rebecca Fraser 80
Helen B Fraser, dressmaker 50
Alice F Peterson, teacher at the grammar school. 23

California Death Index, 1940-1997 about Alice Dasher:

Name: Alice Florence Dasher
Nee Alice Florence Peterson
Social Security #: 572051929
Gender: FEMALE
Birth Date: 2 Mar 1896
Birthplace: California
Death Date: 4 Nov 1987
Death Place: Tuolumne
Mother's Maiden Name: Fraser
Father's Surname: Peterson

NAME: Alice F. Dasher
BIRTH: 2 Mar 1896
DEATH: 4 Nov 1987 - Columbia, Tuolumne, California, United States of America
CIVIL: California

It is likely that Alice's grandmother and uncles and aunts are also buried in this cemetery. Years ago many of the headstones were stolen or damaged. Her grandfather, Daniel Fraser, is buried in this cemetery, and there is a photo.

Alice's Father:
California, Death Index, 1905-1939
about Sullivan Peterson Name: Sullivan Peterson
Birth Year: abt 1852
Death Date: 26 Mar 1936
Age at Death: 84
Death Place: Tuolumne, California, USA
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jessie K. Fraser Peterson (1865 - 1898)
 
Burial:
Columbia Public Cemetery
Columbia
Tuolumne County
California, USA
Plot: Public Plot HT37
 
Created by: Mohr Historical Research...
Record added: Jul 25, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28529096
Alice <i>Peterson</i> Dasher
Added by: Denine Urquhart
 
Alice <i>Peterson</i> Dasher
Added by: Denine Urquhart
 
Alice <i>Peterson</i> Dasher
Cemetery Photo
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You have been reunited with your family in heaven. Your duty on Earth has been completed.
- Mohr Historical Researcher
 Added: Feb. 20, 2012
 
 
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