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Title: harry g hedge washington
Post by: willowbeth on Monday 08 November 21 11:28 GMT (UK)
 harry g hedge born 1918 parents,
samuel henry hedge father
mother eva belle shroyer.
lived washington
had sister margaret hedge.
desperatly trying to find anything about him , i know he died   at cowlitz washington on 2nd sept 1992.he was married but i cannot find his wife or any children , any help please
Title: Re: harry g hedge washington
Post by: CaroleW on Monday 08 November 21 11:39 GMT (UK)
How does he fit into your Family History?  Are you descended from his sister Margaret?

Have you looked for an obituary for him or obtained a copy of his death cert?

Title: Re: harry g hedge washington
Post by: Christine53 on Monday 08 November 21 11:42 GMT (UK)

There are  records for this family on Ancestry and they all have the surname as Edge not Hedge'

Here is the findagrave entry :

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/198560787/harry-george-edge
Title: Re: harry g hedge washington
Post by: Christine53 on Monday 08 November 21 11:43 GMT (UK)
Oregon Marriage Index :

Harry George EDGE married Ruth RANGER 22 Mar 1938 Lincoln Oregon.
Title: Re: harry g hedge washington
Post by: Christine53 on Monday 08 November 21 11:46 GMT (UK)
Can't spot him in 1930 at the moment , but here is 1940 :

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VRT9-BL9
Title: Re: harry g hedge washington
Post by: Christine53 on Monday 08 November 21 11:48 GMT (UK)
Death index for 1992 :

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLWS-SD6R
Title: Re: harry g hedge washington
Post by: willowbeth on Monday 08 November 21 12:07 GMT (UK)
thank you very much for this information.
Title: Re: harry g hedge washington
Post by: RJ137 on Monday 08 November 21 13:47 GMT (UK)
Obit

Longview Daily News
Longview, Washington
03 Sep 1992, Thu    Page 15

pt1: https://www.newspapers.com/clip/88557804/harry-g-edge-obit-pt1/
pt2: https://www.newspapers.com/clip/88557875/harry-g-edge-obit-pt2/

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Ruth's obit

Longview Daily News
Longview, Washington
Wednesday, September 09, 1998
pg-11

Obit: https://www.rootschat.com/links/01r1l/
Title: Re: harry g hedge washington
Post by: willowbeth on Monday 08 November 21 16:06 GMT (UK)
very useful thank you.
Title: Re: harry g hedge washington
Post by: oldohiohome on Monday 08 November 21 16:15 GMT (UK)
image of his death record
https://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/Record/View/DEC462E8BF3EC7B6A59B5A172552AB69
Title: Re: harry g hedge washington
Post by: oldohiohome on Monday 08 November 21 17:01 GMT (UK)
1920
parents George and Eva, and 8 children including unnamed Harry. also Eva's mother
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M483-2KC

Harry, 1930, North Corvallis, Oregon
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XC94-YSJ