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Carlton Howard Bedford
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Birth: Mar. 9, 1900
Winters
Runnels County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 10, 1967
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Carlton Howard Bedford was born in Winters, Runnels County, Texas on March 9, 1900 to Lee Archie Bedford and Maggie Lee Carlton. Striking out on his own while in his early 20's Carlton headed for NYC to seek his fortune. Not soon after he was smitten by Ms. Mary Josephine Walsh of County Mayo, EIRE, a recent immigrant living with cousins. In 1923 they were married in Brooklyn, New York.

Carlton worked a variety of jobs including as a taxi driver, sand hog (building the New York City tunnel system) and as a ship welder. Settling down he and Mary had six children as follows:

Lorrayne "Foerster" (1924-2013)
Ruby Mary "DeLong" (1925-1998)
Elaine "Ryder" (1928-2013)
Howard Carlton (1929-)
Joan Ann "Ross" (1931-2007)
Patricia Ann "Norrgard" (1938-)

Carlton Howard died on September 10, 1967 in New York City, New York. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Lee Archie Bedford (1868 - 1953)
  Maggie Lee Carlton Bedford (1868 - 1906)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Bedford (1895 - ____)
  Mary Josephine Walsh Bedford (1895 - 1985)*
 
 Children:
  Joan Ann Bedford Ross (1931 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Almond Ross Bedford (1889 - 1890)*
  Clate D Bedford (1890 - 1955)*
  Clara Belle Bedford Thomason (1892 - 1973)*
  John Gordon Bedford (1894 - 1975)*
  Clyde Lee Bedford (1896 - 1899)*
  Carlton Howard Bedford (1900 - 1967)
  Ivah Lee Bedford (1906 - 1906)*
  Lowell Allen Bedford (1910 - 1977)**
  Opal Bedford (1912 - 1913)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Hawthorne
Westchester County
New York, USA
 
Created by: James Bedford
Record added: Feb 23, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105705198
Carlton Howard Bedford
Added by: James Bedford
 
Carlton Howard Bedford
Added by: James Bedford
 
Carlton Howard Bedford
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 Added: Mar. 19, 2013
 
 
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