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William John Selfridge, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 17, 1819
Washington County
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 24, 1864
Brandy City
Sierra County
California, USA

 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William John Selfridge (1787 - 1868)
  Jane Taylor Selfridge (1793 - 1858)
 
 Siblings:
  William John Selfridge (1819 - 1864)
  George Taylor Selfridge (1829 - 1906)*
  Elizabeth L Selfridge (1834 - 1837)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
World’s would not bribe you back to tread
Again life’s dreary waste
To see again your sky o'er spread
With all the gloomy past
 
Burial:
Brandy City Cemetery
Sierra County
California, USA
 
Created by: Ancestry Seeker
Record added: Feb 28, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24934907
William John Selfridge, Jr
Added by: Cousin Jim
 
William John Selfridge, Jr
Added by: Glen E. Garner
 
William John Selfridge, Jr
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Added by: Elizabeth Fernandez
 
 
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Great-granduncle William was born in Argyle, NY on April 17, 1819. Lived on his dad's farm until he got the urge to go to California. Letter to home told of 'just scraping by..'
- Cousin Jim
 Added: Nov. 12, 2015
I found this notice about Mr. Selfridge in the Marysville Daily Appeal, Number 131, 1 December 1864:ON Thanksgiving Day, at Grizzly Hill, near Brandy City, William Selfridge, Jr., committed suicide by shooting himself through the head with a Colt's revolv...(Read more)
- Elizabeth Fernandez
 Added: Sep. 23, 2015
 
 
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