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Francis Gurney

  • Birth unknown Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 25 May 1815 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 73412225

m. Mary Porterfield.

The GURNEYs raised Jane and Ann Ritchie, the daughters of Alexander Ritchie after Alexander died 1783 in Philadelphia. Later Jane (RITCHIE) LUDLAM's grandson (Francis Gurney Springer) was named after Francis Gurney.

Obit submitted by Mary Harrell-Sesniak:

Poulson's American Daily Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA), May 26, 1815, p. 3:
DIED,----Yesterday morning, after a severe illness of several weeks,
General Francis Gurney.
His Friends and Acquaintance are requested to attend his Funeral, from his late dwelling, at the corner of Front and Union streets, to-morrow morning at ten o'clock.

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  • Created by: melissa springer robards
  • Added: 15 Jul 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 73412225
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Francis Gurney (unknown–25 May 1815), Find A Grave Memorial no. 73412225, citing Saint Peter's Episcopal Churchyard, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by melissa springer robards (contributor 46868862) .