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Mary E Wakefield Gedney
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Birth: Mar., 1867, USA
Death: Apr. 27, 1956
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Daughter of George W. & Thirza (Blue) Wakefield, wife of Clarence Gedney, m. abt 1889.

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April 1956
Peoria Journal Star
Mary Elizabeth Wakefield Gedney

Mrs. Gedney Dies; Rites To Be Set

Mrs. Elizabeth Wakefield Gedney, former Peorian and former high priestess of Judea White Shrine here, died Friday morning at Chicago, according too word received here. She was the widow of the late Clarence W. Gedney, formerly of 309 Perry ave.
Mrs. Gedney was making her home with a daughter, Mrs. Henry W. Reath of Chicago, at the time of her death. She is also survived by a son, Edon R. Gedney of Springfield and two grandchildren. She was preceded in death by four sisters and three brothers.
She was a member of the Order of Eastern Star, Eleeta chapter 175 and the Peoria Womens club.
Burial will be in Princeville cemetery and funeral services will be announced later by the Cumerford-Endsley memorial home.
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Washington Wakefield (1828 - 1873)
  Thirza Jane Blue Wakefield (1832 - 1889)
 
 Spouse:
  Clarence Milton Gedney (1861 - 1939)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alice Marcel Wakefield Pratt (1855 - 1935)*
  Ida Bell Wakefield (1864 - 1864)*
  Mary E Wakefield Gedney (1867 - 1956)
  Ora May Wakefield (1872 - 1892)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Princeville Township Cemetery
Princeville
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Div B, Row 4, Lot 57 south
 
Maintained by: One Foot In The Grave
Originally Created by: John Melton
Record added: Jan 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23858766
Mary E <i>Wakefield</i> Gedney
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Mary E <i>Wakefield</i> Gedney
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Mary E <i>Wakefield</i> Gedney
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 Added: Oct. 23, 2011
 
 
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