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Sarah Catherine McPherson Risher Getty
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Birth: Jan. 29, 1853
Ohio, USA
Death: Dec. 26, 1941
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Mother of billionaire industrialist and philanthropist J. Paul Getty.

Daughter of Sarah Ann McPherson Risher and John Risher (thank you Carolyn, her cousin twice removed, for the additional info!)
Family links: 
  George Franklin Getty (1855 - 1930)*
  Gertrude Lois Getty (1880 - 1890)*
  J. Paul Getty (1892 - 1976)*
*Calculated relationship
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Dahlia Terrace, Daffodil Corridor, Crypt 2553
Created by: Lisa Burks
Record added: Feb 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65239178
Sarah Catherine McPherson <i>Risher</i> Getty
Added by: Lisa Burks
Sarah Catherine McPherson <i>Risher</i> Getty
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- Lisa Burks
 Added: Feb. 5, 2011

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