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William Henry Lanham
Birth: Dec. 11, 1881
Union County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1927
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA

William Henry Lanham died at Metro General Hosptial in Nashville Davidson County TN.

He died shortly after surgery from diagnosis on Death Certificate as follows:
Pulmonary Tuberculosis
( was operated upon)
Tuberculosis Peritonitis

William Henry Lanham while born in Union County ILL
he lived in Marion, Crittenden County, KY.His
Occupation was a Coal Miner.

His photo is the only one We have with his first wife, Ethel M Thurman and some of their children. * He married Ethel's younger sister, Frances.

His parents known so far were born in Illinois as William Robert Lanham married a M. ( seeking first name) BEAVER of Illinois.

His 3rd wife Fannie gave birth to their daughter
April 27, 1927 in KY without her husband. Their
two son's and daughter will not know him. She was
raising his children by her sister, Ethel, being
his first wife. Ethel died in 1919 from childbirth

William was a tall, slender built, brown eyes
man with dark hair and handsome.

William loved his children and family.

He is the Father to my Father In Law Marvin Henry Lanham Sr. My husband's Grandfather. My children's
Great Grandfather. Our children's children Great Great Grandfather.

We only can pray he felt no pain and went peacefully.

Family links: 
  Ethel May Thurman Lanham (1885 - 1919)*
  Frances Constance Thurman Lanham (1904 - 1962)*
  Marvin Henry Lanham (1924 - 2011)*
  Robert Franklin Lanham (1925 - 1988)*
  Margie Lee Lanham Adams (1927 - 2013)*
*Calculated relationship
Davidson County Cemetery
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
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Record added: Nov 06, 2011
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William Henry Lanham
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William Henry Lanham
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- C. ♥
 Added: Apr. 21, 2014
Thinking of you. Often there would be times that your children would talk of you and the youngest children were without a father and mother. Your children now are joined with you ....Angels
 Added: Apr. 8, 2014

- Monika♥
 Added: Apr. 7, 2014
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