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Lyman Waterman Besse
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Birth: Mar. 9, 1854
Wareham
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 18, 1930
Camden
Kershaw County
South Carolina, USA

He owned an extensive chain of clothing stores in the Northeast known as "The Besse System."

His home was in the McKnight section of Springfield, Mass.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Sylvanus Besse (1809 - 1865)
  Lucy Ann Waterman Besse (1815 - 1889)
 
 Spouse:
  Henrietta Louisa Segee Besse (1854 - 1926)*
 
 Children:
  Gertrude Louisa Besse King (1881 - 1923)*
  Florence Besse Ballantine (1885 - 1974)*
  Arthur Lyman Besse (1887 - 1952)*
  Helen W. Besse Burbank (1889 - 1948)*
  Lucy Bradford Besse Mitchell (1897 - 1988)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anthony W. Besse (____ - 1872)*
  Sylvanus Foster Besse (1836 - 1862)*
  Deborah W. Besse Luce (1842 - 1876)*
  Lyman Waterman Besse (1854 - 1930)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Section 29, 2 114
 
Created by: dran
Record added: Oct 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78210371
Lyman Waterman Besse
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Lyman Waterman Besse
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