William H Duncan's family

Lynn Retherford
Obituary of William's father...Jay Duncan at age 71, who died at his home on N Saginaw St, Lapeer, MI following a long illness (Date on obit is Dec 4, 1944). Jay was born in Mayfield Twnshp., Michigan, on Jan 11, 1873. Jay married Mina Beebe on Dec 11, 1901. Jay worked on the railroad for several years and later followed the carpenter trade. Besides Mina, Jay Duncan leaves two sons, William and George of Lapeer. Jay's funeral as at McDonald chapel and buried at Stiles Cemetery.

William H Duncan was married first to Tessie Marie (Retherford) and then later married to my mother, Catherine (Gemmill, Retherford). William was first my uncle and then later was my step-father.

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