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Nina Belle Dukes Bessette
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Birth: Jun. 7, 1895
Michigan, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 1977
Lansing
Ingham County
Michigan, USA

Nina Bessette was the daughter of Christopher Winfield Dukes(b.1866-d.1907) and Adeline D. Cummings(b.1876-d.1944.

She Married Joseph D. Baker on January 05, 1912 in Grand Ledge, Michigan.

Nina and Joseph had 3 children -
Mary Emily(b.1913-d.1988), Nellie Katherine(b.1915-d.1986), and Harold William(b.1917-d.1917).

Nina married to 2nd husband, Edward Franklin Bessette on September 17, 1934 in Riverdale, Michigan.

Gratiot County Delayed Birth Record -
Name: Nina Dukes,Birth Date: 07 June 1895,Color: White, Sex: Female,Birth Place: Ithaca, Gratiot County, MI, Parents: Father: Christopher Winfield Dukes(Age: 29), Mother: Adeline Cumming(Age: 21),Parents Birth Place: Ohio & Sumner, MI,Date of Record: 16 Nov 1944,2nd Child to this mother-Source: Gratiot County Clerk Office - Book: 1944, Page: 46,Listed Affidavit of Sister, Uncle and Friend of the Family,Also listed Probate Court - Clinton County, MI.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Christopher Winfield Dukes (1866 - 1907)
  Adaline Cummings Ward (1876 - 1944)
 
 Spouse:
  Edward Franklin Bessette (1890 - 1955)
 
 Siblings:
  Helen Dukes Mackey (1892 - 1953)*
  Nina Belle Dukes Bessette (1895 - 1977)
  William Henry Dukes (1898 - 1951)*
  Cloie M Dukes Morrison (1900 - 1953)*
  Nellie May Dukes (1907 - 1914)*
  Ruth Marie Shellenbarger Thayer (1909 - 1968)**
  Elijah Ward (1915 - 2007)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Deepdale Memorial Park
Delta Township
Eaton County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Teresa Jackson
Record added: Jul 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93295223
Nina Belle <i>Dukes</i> Bessette
Added by: Teresa Jackson
 
Nina Belle <i>Dukes</i> Bessette
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Nina Belle <i>Dukes</i> Bessette
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Added by: Frank Passic, Albion Historian
 
 
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GOD BLESS YOU NINA.
- BECKIE SHOAF MACKENZIE
 Added: May. 18, 2013
 
 
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