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Waldo Avery
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Birth: 1850
Death: 1914

A lumberman based in Saginaw, MI, he became president of the Alabaster Co. of Detroit, Chicago & Alabaster, MI, which supplied the plaster for the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chicago. A Michigan mineral, gypsum is a form of alabaster; the Alabaster Co. was incorporated in 1902 as the U.S. Gypsum Co. Avery was also a major investor in the Majestic Building (Detroit, 1895), but it was demolished in 1962. 
 
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 Children:
  Waldo Allard Avery (1912 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section 3
 
Created by: Earl Richard Sutton
Record added: Jun 05, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8876726
Waldo Avery
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Waldo Avery
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Waldo Avery
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- Sandra
 Added: Nov. 16, 2009

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 Added: May. 25, 2006

- May you be blessed with love & flowers-Phyllis
 Added: Nov. 1, 2005
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