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Archibald Guthrie Fordyce
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Birth: Dec. 4, 1807
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 28, 1893
Center Township
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA

Archibald G. Fordyce, Sr., died at his home in Center township, this county, Friday evening, April 28 at five o'clock. Mr. Fordyce was 85 years of age and was among the oldest and best known citizens of that community. He had formerly resided three miles west of Waynesburg at what is known as the Adamson farm but had lived at his late home for about 55 years. He was an upright, honest man, known for his integrity and respected by all his neighbors and acquaintances. He had been a member of the Christian denomination for many years and was faithful in church work. He was married twice, his first wife being Nancy Leonard who died about thirty-five years since. He afterward married Miss Elizabeth Simmons, who survives him. He also leaves a family of eight children living. They are: Silas, Albert G., Mrs. Jesse Wood, Mrs. A. B. White, all of Bluff postoffice; Jacob L. and Mrs. Edward Wood, of Michigan, Barnet, of North Dakota and Mrs. E. J. Eagon, of S. Dakota. One child, Wm. C., is dead. The funeral was held on Sabbath last at 11 a.m. The remains were laid to rest in the burial ground on the home farm.
Waynesburg Republican, May 4, 1893 (Greene County, PA)
 
 
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 Spouses:
  Nancy Leonard Fordyce (1809 - 1855)
  Elizabeth Simmons Fordyce (1823 - 1906)*
 
 Children:
  Jacob Leonard Fordyce (1828 - 1913)*
  Elizabeth Jane Fordyce Eagon (1830 - 1907)*
  Maria Fordyce Wood (1832 - 1922)*
  Sarah Fordyce Wood (1834 - 1912)*
  William C. Fordyce (1835 - 1888)*
  Silas G. Fordyce (1842 - 1907)*
  Barney Fordyce (1848 - 1906)*
  Clarinda Fordyce Whyte (1851 - 1907)*
  Albert G. Fordyce (1859 - 1902)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fordyce Cemetery
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Olin E. Hartley
Record added: Sep 29, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21826454
Archibald Guthrie Fordyce
Added by: Olin E. Hartley
 
Archibald Guthrie Fordyce
Added by: Olin E. Hartley
 
Archibald Guthrie Fordyce
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- Olin E. Hartley
 Added: Feb. 9, 2008
 
 
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