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Edward Warren "Ed" Gifford
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Birth: Jan. 5, 1897
Diamond
Harney County
Oregon, USA
Death: Oct. 14, 1946
Horseshoe Bend
Boise County
Idaho, USA

♥ MY GREAT GRANDFATHER ♥

Edward was born January 5, 1897, in Diamond, Harney, Oregon to Homer Gifford and Sarah Sophia Hoopes. He was the second of eight children.

He married Edna May Vaughn on September 1, 1920, in Boise, Ada, Idaho. To this union, eight children were born. They lost one son, David Edward Gifford, shortly after birth.

The family lived in Cabarton, Kuna, and Sweet before finally settling in Montour, Gem, Idaho.

Edward died of a heart attack on October 14, 1946, while working for Hoss Lumber Company in Horseshoe Bend, Boise, Idaho. He is buried in the Emmett Cemetery in Emmett, Gem, Idaho.

OBITUARY

The Messenger Index
Emmett, Gem, ID
17 Oct 1946


Edward Warren Gifford, 49, of Montour died of a heart attack Monday, October 14. He was born May 5, 1897, in Diamond, Oregon, and came to Montour when six years of age. In March, 1920, he married Edna May Vaughn of Montour and they lived at Cabarton, Kuna and Sweet and later made their home in Montour.

Mr. Gifford suffered the attack while at work for the Hoss Lumber Company at Horse Shoe Bend.

Services will be held Thursday at 2:30 p.m. in the Bucknum-Flahiff Chapel with the L.D.S. church in charge.

NOTE: Survivor and family data excluded from obituary transcription for privacy purposes.

CENSUSES

1900: Owyhee, Malheur, OR
1910: Lower Squaw Creek, Boise, ID
1920: Montour, Gem, ID
1930: Alpha, Valley, ID
1940: Sweet, Gem, ID

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Many thanks to Dan Fowler for the headstone photo.
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 Parents:
  Homer Gifford (1868 - 1935)
  Sarah Sophia Hoopes Gifford (1872 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Edna May Vaughn Gifford (1899 - 1992)*
 
 Children:
  William Arthur Gifford (1922 - 1993)*
  David Edward Gifford (1924 - 1924)*
  Keith Vaughn Gifford (1925 - 1967)*
  Dolores Mae Gifford Hill (1931 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edward Warren Gifford (1897 - 1946)
  William Dye Gifford (1900 - 1927)*
  Warner Levi Gifford (1901 - 1995)*
  Peter Earl Gifford (1903 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Emmett
Gem County
Idaho, USA
 
Created by: Emily Brown
Record added: Jan 08, 2004
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Edward Warren Ed Gifford
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Edward Warren Ed Gifford
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