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Gary Ruffin Sullivan
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Birth: Dec. 20, 1882
Nahunta
Wayne County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 25, 1960
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

He moved to Utah around 1910 as his brother James Henry had gone out there before him. Later on his mother and sisters, Mary A. , Elsie, and Eva went out in 1911 to be together. He is shown in the April 1910 Salt Lake Census as being single and boarding with Manetho E. Godwin and wife Emma D.on Fourth East. He was listed as a painter. He was 24 years old. In the 1920 SLC census he is married to Myrtle Martha and they have Katherine 8; Afton 6; and Margarete 5 along with Mary A. his mother 67 and sister Eva 25. They were living on 9th West Street SLC.
Funeral was held at the mortuary chapel with burial in Elysian Gardens. He was buried next to his daughter Catherine. Erza Poulsen and Oscar Whiting spoke at his funeral.
Buried in Elysian Burial Gardens 1075 E. 4580 S Salt lake City, Ut 84117. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ruffin Sullivan (1829 - 1894)
  Mary Argent Mozingo Sullivan (1854 - 1929)
 
 Children:
  Katherine Emily Sullivan Scott (1911 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nancy Anne Sullivan (1852 - 1919)**
  Priscilla Jane Sullivan Talton (1854 - 1930)**
  John Ruffin Sullivan (1855 - 1924)**
  Chellie Elizabeth Sullivan Mitchell (1857 - 1927)**
  Jesse Thomas Sullivan (1859 - 1894)**
  Loue Evie Sullivan Mitchell (1875 - 1934)*
  James Henry Sullivan (1880 - 1968)*
  Gary Ruffin Sullivan (1882 - 1960)
  Dysena Sullivan Winfree (1884 - 1937)*
  Mary Alecia Sullivan Whiting (1888 - 1992)*
  Elsie Florence Sullivan Poulsen (1891 - 1990)*
  Eva Ruffin Sullivan (1894 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Elysian Burial Gardens
Millcreek
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: Jewel Gholson
Record added: May 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89680197
Gary Ruffin Sullivan
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