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John Harvey Alford
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Birth: Nov. 15, 1897
Pendleton
Madison County
Indiana, USA
Death: Aug. 7, 1959
Phelps
Vilas County
Wisconsin, USA

Obituary:

DAILY BULLETIN
Anderson, Madison Co., IN
Saturday, 8 August 1959

JOHN ALFORD, 61, DIES ON VACATION

John H. Alford, 61, 622 Harrison St., died Friday morning at Evergreen Resort, Phelps, Wis., where he was vacationing with his family.

Mr. Alford was born Nov. 15, 1897, at Pendleton and was the son of Harvey [sic] and Emily Alford. He spent most of his life in this vicinity. Mr. Alford was a machine operator at the Delco-Remy Division.

Surviving are: the widow, Alta Marie; three sons, Robert W. Alford, Chesterfield; Jack Alford, Alexandria; and Jerry D. Alford, Anderson; three daughters, Mrs. Leslie Adames and Mrs. Edgar Nutt, both of Anderson, and Mrs. Dean Lindsey, Wichita, Kan.; 17 grandchildren; a brother, Ralph Alford, Pendleton, and a sister, Mrs. Mary Thomas, Indianapolis.

The body will be brought to the Baker Brothers Funeral Home in Anderson. Funeral arrangements have not been completed.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Perry Allford (1865 - 1913)
  Emily F. Allford (1864 - 1944)
 
 Spouse:
  Alta Marie Henry Alford (1902 - 1971)*
 
 Children:
  Rosalie Alford Lindsey (1929 - 2002)*
  Jerry Dale Alford (1932 - 2014)*
 
 Sibling:
  John Harvey Alford (1897 - 1959)
  Fremont Alford (1900 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: His birth year on his gravestone is probably incorrect. On John Harvey Allford's 1918 WWI Draft Registration Card (Ancestry.com), he said he was born 15 Nov 1897. He is age 2 on the 1900 census, where his birth date is Nov 1897.
 
Burial:
Anderson Memorial Park
Anderson
Madison County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Pamela Thompson
Originally Created by: Colleen Sanders Brown
Record added: Sep 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97733124
John Harvey Alford
Added by: Colleen Sanders Brown
 
 
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- Colleen Sanders Brown
 Added: Dec. 16, 2013

- Colleen Sanders Brown
 Added: Sep. 24, 2012
 
 
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