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David Shannon Alcorn
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Birth: Aug. 5, 1903
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1989
Kings County
California, USA

Shannon, age 85, was born in Oklahoma and had lived in Hanford for the past 51 years. He met his future wife, Helen L. Carson, in Alpaugh, where her father was the Methodist minister at the local Methodist church. Shannon and Helen were married in 1930 and made their home in Alpaugh until 1936, when they moved to the Guernsey area where they farmed. In 1964 they moved to Oregon, but due to illness, they returned to Hanford in 1966. Shannon survived an accident, suffering a head injury that left him severely handicapped. Helen lovingly took care of him the last 25 years of his life. They had two sons, David and John. Shannon was a member of the First United Methodist Church.

Joined Alpaugh Methodist Church in 1931, Certificate of Transfer to Hanford UMC on Feb. 14, 1937.

Family links: 
  Helen L. Carson Alcorn (1907 - 1998)*
  David Lee Alcorn (1934 - 2014)*
*Calculated relationship
Hanford Cemetery
Kings County
California, USA
Created by: JC
Record added: Dec 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62937228
David Shannon Alcorn
Added by: JC
David Shannon Alcorn
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David Shannon Alcorn
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