Cecile F Duford

April 1880–
Michigan, United States

The Life of Cecile F

When Cecile F Duford was born in April 1880, in Michigan, United States, her father, Nelson Duford, was 36 and her mother, Ida M Stratton, was 16. She married Meade Jarvis Warner on 13 December 1901, in Mackinac, Michigan, United States. She lived in Douglas, Allegan, Michigan, United States in 1880 and Garfield Township, Mackinac, Michigan, United States for about 10 years.

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Chauncey Benjamin Myers
Cecile F Duford
Marriage: 28 June 1909

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28 June 1909
Luce, Michigan, United States

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Hudson's

Age 1

Clothing merchant Joseph Lowthian Hudson opened his first store inside the Detroit Opera House on April 2, 1881. Hudson was very successful with his small store and was able to move to a larger location on Woodward Avenue, far outside what was then the commercial district. Hudson's continued to grow until it became the tallest department store in the world. Hudson's 2,124,316 square foot store filled 32 floors, had 51 elevators, 48 escalators, 705 fitting rooms, and served over 16,000 meals a day.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 32

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 Variant of French Dufort .2 English: apparently a habitational name, perhaps from Dulford in Broadhembury, Devon, which is named from an unattested Old English word dylfet ‘pit’, ‘quarry’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Cecil Myers, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Cecil Dunford in household of Nelson Dunford, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Cecil Duford in household of Nelson Duford, "United States Census, 1880"

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