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John William Ferguson
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Birth: Aug. 1, 1895
Saint Francis
Cheyenne County
Kansas, USA
Death: Sep. 30, 1959
Los Angeles County
California, USA

He was called "Bunny" within the family. He was born August 1, 1895 in Saint Francis, Cheyenne County, Kansas, USA. His parents were Samuel "Sam" Ferguson (1848-1922) and Mary Ellen Wilson (1855-1937). After Kansas, the 1900 US Federal Census shows the family living in Sundance Town, Crook County, Wyoming. By 1917 John's World War I Draft Card shows the family in Huntington Beach, Orange County, California. He married Mary Vie Ferguson (1894-1987) and they raised two children. Family was always important to John. And he enjoyed collecting periodicals such as "Life," "The Saturday Evening Post" and "Look." He also had a nice home library, which included the "Golden Book of Fairy Tales Golden Classics," "Grimms Fairy Tales" and the Hans Christian Andersen stories--all of which he enjoyed sharing with his small niece who loved reading these at Aunt Mary and Uncle Bunny's house on Saturday afternoons. He took pride in his father Cpl. Sam's participation in the 45 Kentucky Infantry. He was a responsible and intelligent man who enjoyed sharing his friendship, expertise and knowledge. John passed away in 1959.and is greatly missed. 
 
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 Parents:
  Sam'l Ferguson (1848 - 1922)
  Mary Ellen Wilson Ferguson (1855 - 1937)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Vie Garvin Ferguson (1894 - 1987)
 
 Children:
  Samuel Ferguson (1920 - 1969)*
  Patricia Ann Ferguson Utt (1928 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
IN MEMORY
JOHN W. FERGUSON
1895 - 1959
 
Burial:
Westminster Memorial Park
Westminster
Orange County
California, USA
 
Created by: Cherie J.
Record added: Apr 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68049123
John William Ferguson
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John William Ferguson
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- Cherie J.
 Added: Apr. 7, 2011
 
 
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