Puffer Genealogy

Bessie Graham DORR

Bessie Graham DORR

Female 1882 - 1901  (19 years)

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  • Name Bessie Graham DORR 
    Born 4 Jan 1882  Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
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    Died 13 Apr 1901  Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: of Graves disease 
    Buried Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Columbia Cemetery 
    Person ID I37506  Puffers
    Last Modified 31 Jan 2022 

    Father Andrew Jackson DORR,   b. 1 Mar 1849, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1910, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Frances E. GRANT,   b. 3 Mar 1848, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. CA 1891, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Residence 1870  Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • He and his wife Fannie are living with and taking care of his grandfather, Benjamin.
    Married Jan 1870  Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F10830  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bartlett Campbell SMITH, II,   b. 1 Jan 1874, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1949, Steuben, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 18 Oct 1899  Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Residence 14 Jun 1900  Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Frances Alma SMITH,   b. 24 Jan 1901, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1979, Canaan, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 15 May 2022 
    Family ID F10808  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos 2 Photos

  • Notes 
    • "Bessie was average height, slim, light complexion, a very nice person, liked by all who knew her." She died in the Will Grant house (so called) about half way down Saco Hill on the right according to a letter to Hazel Bradeen from "Bertha" (Roberta Puffer).

      She died as a result of childbirth a few months earlier.

  • Sources 
    1. [S331] _1870 United States Federal Census.

    2. [S1] Machias Union, a local newspaper.

    3. [S503] Maine Marriage Records, 1705-1922.
      Birth date: abt 1874 Birth place: Marriage date: 1 Dec 1904 Marriage place: Addison

    4. [S199] Maine Marriages 1892-1996 (except 1967 to 1976 ).

    5. [S307] _1900 United States Federal Census.