Ramage Family History

S. Emerson Fletcher

Male 1852 - 1940  (88 years)


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  • Name S. Emerson Fletcher  [1
    Born 1852  Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Jan 1940  Portland, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 29 Jan 1940  Hubbard Cemetery, Marion County, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I1534  Ramage | Ramage Line
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2013 

    Children 
     1. Harold Fletcher,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 28 Mar 2011 
    Family ID F637  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Sarah "Sadie" E Ramage,   b. 1874, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sept 4 1946, Jackson, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 27 May 1901  Vancouver, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Description: Marriage
      27 May 1901 ? Age: 27
      Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States
      WA Digital Archives Marriage Return #1030 SE Fletcher of San Francisco, CA-born Boston, Mass; Salesman; JE Fletcher and Fanny K?ck (Kendrick?) Sadie E Ramage of Portland, OR-born Minn father: J H Ramage & (mother maiden name) Curtis Married 27 May 1901 in Vancouver WA
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2013 
    Family ID F568  Group Sheet

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  • Notes 
    • Source: Gib Ramage's letter - "You asked for family history": Aunt Sadie had no children of her own, but raised a stepson, (Harold Fletcher) for her husband whose name was Fletcher, I don't know his first name [Emerson FLETCHER- msr]. The only name I ever heard was Bumbledeesox. Don't ask me where that came from, but I do remember he drove a Model T Ford Coupe. They were down for a Sunday dinner in 1926 when the house on it's farm was being built and Bumbledeesox didn't see too well - he was a big fat guy I think - there was a car in the drive, so he sashayed out around it and ran over a pile of down spout tubing Dad had laid out. Dad wanted to kill him then, and, by the time he got through salvaging the tubing, wished he had."
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      Birth: 1852
      Death: 1940

      FLETCHER--In this city, S. Emerson Fletcher, aged 87 years, late of 628 N. E. 81st ave., husband of Mrs. Sadie Fletcher, foster father of Howard Fletcher, brother of Lyle Fletcher of Sacramento. Funeral services will be held Monday, Jan. 29, at 10 A. M., at the Gable Funeral Home, 225 N. E. 80th ave. Friends invited. Interment Hubbard cemetery, Hubbard, Oregon.

      Oregonian, [Portland, Oregon], January 28, 1940, page 28

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Gib Ramage letter to Wendy Ramage Hawkins 197*.

    2. [S124] Hubbard , Marion County, Cemetary Records.