John Ferguson 1895 – 1994

John Ferguson, U.S. Army, enlisted August 5, 1918 and was honorably discharged on June 25, 1919.  He was awarded the “Diplome’ from Franco (France)”, and at the age of 99 was awarded a World War I Commemorative medal by the Robert R. McCormick Tribute Foundation, a private not-for-profit foundation in Chicago.

INFORMATION FROM MARKER

Name: John Ferguson
Date of birth:
1895
Date of death:
1994
Type of marker:
Marble (military)
Condition:
Fair
Inscription or epitaph:
PVT US ARMY, WORLD WAR I
Other data (pronoun, veteran status, etc.):
Veteran

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Last name: Ferguson
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John
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Date of birth:
January 26, 1895
Date of death:
December 3, 1994
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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Mother: Katie McDowell
Father:
Charles H. Ferguson
Spouse:
Alice R. Ferguson
Children:
John Ferguson, Jr., Charles L. Ferguson, Alice E. Ferguson, Edward Ferguson, Jessie H. Ferguson, Nannie Ferguson, Tracey Ferguson
Siblings:
Sam Ferguson, George Ferguson, Jerry Ferguson, Richard Ferguson, Robert Ferguson, Harry Lee Ferguson, Charles Ferguson, Isabelle Jenkins, Rose Ferguson, Beulah Burell
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NOTES:

1930 Census – Page 14B
1940 Census – Page 08B