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Ambrose D Thurston
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Birth: Jul. 10, 1852
Death: May 23, 1913

June 9 1886- the Order of telegraphers is founded as a restult of a metting by Ambrose D.Thurston. Agent for Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway at La Porte City, Iowa. One of the union's first successful actions was to win a concession from management limiting telegraph operators to 17 hours continuous service. As published in DOTS and DASHES Volume XV Nos. 1-4, 1987 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Jane Thurston (1864 - 1936)*
 
 Children:
  Oden Ray Thurston (____ - 1916)*
  Pliny Combs Thurston (1888 - 1926)*
  Luella Lydia Thurston Baugh (1890 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Kirkwood
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: SONNY WILLIAMS
Record added: May 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26583605
Ambrose D Thurston
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Ambrose D Thurston
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So proud you are my grandfather!! My father looked very much like him.
- Cathie Davis
 Added: Sep. 4, 2013

- wanda yarber
 Added: Jul. 8, 2008

- SONNY WILLIAMS
 Added: May. 27, 2008
 
 
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