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Alice Elizabeth Ford Bequette
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1870
California, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1950
Placer County
California, USA

Alice Bequette Of Auburn Is Summoned
Mrs. Alice Elizabeth Bequette passed away at her home at 160 Harrison Street early Wednesday morning at the age of 80 years. A beloved pioneer member of this community her passing will be mourned by many. Mrs. Bequette had been in failing health since she suffered a stroke several months ago. She was a mother of Placer County Superintendent of Schools Albert Bequette. She was a life long resident of Placer County, having been born in the old mining community of Bath on the Foresthill divide. She married Anthony Clark Bequette 56 years ago, and the couple had made their home in Auburn for more than half a century. The deceased was a first cousin of the late Henry Ford, famous automobile manufacturer. In addition to her husband, she leaves her three children, Peter Bequette, Albert Bequette and Gladys Bequette, all of Auburn; a brother, George Ford of Foresthill, and four grandchildren. A rosary service will be held tonight at 8 o'clock in the West and Hite Chapel of the Hills. Mass will be said at 10 a.m., Friday, in St. Joseph's Catholic Church. Burial will follow in the family plot in the Auburn cemetery.

[Auburn Journal, Thu, 19 Oct 1950. 
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  Henry Ford (1835 - 1901)
  Catherine O'Leary Ford (1829 - 1912)
  Anthony Clark Bequette (1867 - 1951)
  Peter Ford Bequette (1905 - 1986)*
  Gladys M. Bequette (1909 - 1965)*
  Albert Francis Bequette (1911 - 1971)*
  Aileen R. Bequette (1913 - 1916)*
  Johnnie Ford*
  Annie Ford*
  Jeremiah P. Ford (____ - 1878)*
  Rebecca Henning (1859 - 1914)*
  Henrietta Ford DeBons (1862 - 1910)*
  William Thomas Ford (1863 - 1931)*
  George S. Ford (1868 - 1952)*
  Albert Frances Ford (1869 - 1928)*
  Alice Elizabeth Ford Bequette (1870 - 1950)
  George R. Ford (1875 - 1948)*
*Calculated relationship
Old Auburn Cemetery
Placer County
California, USA
Plot: E-1/2-483-4
Created by: Glenda Ragan
Record added: Oct 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42749232
Alice Elizabeth <i>Ford</i> Bequette
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Alice Elizabeth <i>Ford</i> Bequette
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Alice Elizabeth <i>Ford</i> Bequette
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