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George Sturgis
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Birth: May 31, 1891
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1944
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

son of Robert Shaw Sturgis and Ellen Sturgis; married Rosamond Thomas Bennett; divorced from Rosamond in 1944, remarried and died that same year

First president of the United States Chess Federation (1939). 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Carol Avery Sturgis (1915 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: The letters of George Santayana 1933-1936; Chess Horizons, George Marijanian
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Specifically: at New Hampshire farm
 
Created by: elarpe
Record added: Jun 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112842479
 

He was cremated at Mt. Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge and his ashes were sent to New Hampshire. where he reportedly owned a farm. The location of that farm is unknown. -- George Marijanian
- elarpe
 Added: Aug. 5, 2013
 
 
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