Virginia Claire <I>McCartney</I> Ferger

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Virginia Claire McCartney Ferger

Name: Virginia C. Ferger
State of Issue: Florida
Date of Birth: Wednesday October 21, 1891
Date of Death: Sunday May 06, 1979
Est. Age at Death: 87 years, 6 months, 15 days


Certificate of purchase from the Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea Columbarium, bought by Kathleen McCartney for Claire Ferger, May 6, 1979

Kathleen McCartney was born July 19, 1893 in Newcastle, and was daughter to Lee Jackson and Virginia Firestone McCartney. A sister, Claire Ferger, predeceased her. McCartney was a private piano teacher after retiring from John Handley High School in 1965. She died on September 28, 1985 at the age of 91.

Source: Mary Elizabeth Trenary Swanson Collection, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives Room, Handley Regional Library, Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society, Winchester, Virginia.

Name: Claire M Ferger
Age 40, born abt 1900
Birthplace: Virginia
Gender Female
Race White
Home in 1940 Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
Household Members Age
Head Roger H Ferger 46
Wife Claire M Ferger 40
Son Roger H Ferger 20
Lodger James Brown 27
Lodger Angeline Brown 27
Source: 1940 US Census

Family Members






  • Created by: Martin Weybright
  • Added: 11 Apr 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 108340606
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Virginia Claire McCartney Ferger (21 Oct 1891–6 May 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 108340606, citing Bethesda Episcopal Church by the Sea Columbarium, Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Martin Weybright (contributor 47169053) .