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Sophie May Wilford Carr
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Birth: Jul. 9, 1867, England
Death: Jun. 13, 1957
Beloit
Rock County
Wisconsin, USA

Beloit Daily News, Thursday, 13 June 1957
Mrs. W.B. Carr, 89, of Beloit, died this morning in the Friendship nursing home.
Sophie May Wilford was born July 9, 1867, in Lincolnshire, England, and came to the United States as a small child. She was married to Mr. Carr, Nov. 14, 1989, in Manchester township, and had lived in Beloit since that time.
Mrs. Carr was a member of Evening Star 77, and White Shrine, and a life member of Pythian Sisters.
Survivors are a son, E.I. Carr of Beloit; a daughter, Mrs. F.C. Ellsworth, Long Beach, Calif.; six grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Ada Jordan and Mrs. Marshall Gleasman of Rockton; a brother, Frank Wilford of Le Mans, Calif. She was preceded in death by her husband, and a son Lester.
Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the Rosman-Uehling-Kinzer chapel with the Rev. Stanley Crossland officiating. Burial will be in Rockton cemetery. Friends may call Friday at the mortuary. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Wilford (1845 - 1934)
  Sophia Shotliff Wilford (1846 - 1895)
 
 Spouse:
  Willis Benton Carr (1864 - 1949)*
 
 Children:
  Edison Irving Carr (1895 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sophie May Wilford Carr (1867 - 1957)
  Ada Wilford Jordan (1870 - 1961)*
  Frank W. Wilford (1871 - 1967)*
  Lois Belle Wilford Trimmer (1874 - 1948)*
  Florence Wilford Rockwell (1877 - 1968)*
  William George Wilford (1879 - 1939)*
  Georgia May Wilford Gleasman (1902 - 1980)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Rockton Township Cemetery
Rockton
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Dean McMakin
Record added: May 31, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37748049
Sophie May <i>Wilford</i> Carr
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