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William Fincham, Jr
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Birth: Nov. 1, 1871
Attleborough
Norfolk, England
Death: Mar. 25, 1951
Marshall County
Kansas, USA

William Fincham, Jr. was born Nov. 1, 1871 in Attleborough, Norfolk, England, the son of William, Sr. and Mary Ann Cobb Fincham. William came to America with his parents at the age of 5 years, and settled near Irving. He spent nearly all his life in the Irving and Blue Rapids community. On Dec 7, 1893 he was united in marriage to Edith Talbot, who preceded him in death. To this union were born 7 children; Clayton William in 1894, Gertrude Mae Fincham Wanklyn in 1895, Victor Herbert in 1897, Vida Edith Fincham Wilson in 1899, Edwin Alonzo in 1901, Myrtle Evelyn Fincham Estes in 1903, and Ruth Pearl Fincham Drinnen in 1913. William Fincham, Jr. died March 25, 1951 at his country home east of Blue Rapids. Survivors were his 7 children & spouses, four brothers and five sisters, who are Isaac, Thomas, and Stephen of Blue Rapids, KS; Richard of Waterville, KS; Katherine Shaw of Waterville; Maggie Ewing and Sara Monteith of Blue Rapids; Gertie Cook of Milford, Utah and Alice Farrar of Lemon Grove, CA. He was survived by 28 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren as well. One sister & one brother preceded him in death. Interment was in Prospect Hill Cemetery, rural Blue Rapids, KS. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Fincham (1845 - 1931)
  Mary Ann Cobb Fincham (1848 - 1930)
 
 Spouse:
  Edith Talbot Fincham (1871 - 1949)
 
 Children:
  Clayton William Fincham (1894 - 1965)*
  Gertrude Mae Fincham Wanklyn (1895 - 1970)*
  Victor Herbert Fincham (1897 - 1973)*
  Vida Edith Fincham Wilson (1899 - 1988)*
  Edwin Alonzo Fincham (1901 - 1965)*
  Myrtle Evelyn Fincham Estes (1903 - 1955)*
  Ruth Pearl Fincham Drinnen (1913 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bessie Elizabeth Fincham Wing (1864 - 1944)*
  Sarah Fincham Monteith (1867 - 1959)*
  James Fincham (1869 - 1933)*
  William Fincham (1871 - 1951)
  Isaac John Fincham (1874 - 1953)*
  Thomas George Fincham (1875 - 1957)*
  Margaret Leona Fincham Ewing (1877 - 1966)*
  Gertrude Ora Fincham Cook (1879 - 1951)*
  Stephen Edwin Fincham (1882 - 1953)*
  Richard Guy Fincham (1885 - 1961)*
  Alice Ethel Fincham Farrar (1888 - 1959)*
  Kathryn Eliza Fincham Shaw (1892 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Prospect Hill Cemetery
Blue Rapids
Marshall County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Lova
Record added: Nov 06, 2012
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William Fincham, Jr
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William Fincham, Jr
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