Rest in Peace: Catherine Ford, 1934, Memorial

October 15, 2014 at 8:32 pm 1 comment

Rest in Peace Beautiful Baby


Name: Catherine Ford
Birth Date: 12 Dec 1934
Birth Place: Birmingham, Alabama
Death Date: 12 Dec 1934
Death Place: Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama
Burial Date: 14 Dec 1934
Cemetery Name: County Farm
Death Age: 0
Occupation: Infant
Race: Black
Marital Status: Single
Gender: Female
Street address: 924 Short 17 St.
Father Name: James Pettis Ford
Father Birth Place: Alabama
Mother Name: Addie Curtis
Mother Birth Place: Alabama
FHL Film Number: 1908525

In the Feb. 15, 1942 marriage record for Douglas Ford, his parents are listed as: Pettis Ford and Addie Curtis. Addie Ford signed the marriage license as being the parent.

Source Information: Alabama, Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2011.

Original data:”Alabama Deaths and Burials, 1881–1952.” Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2010. Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.

Name: Catherine Ford
Death Date: Dec 1934
Death County: Jefferson
Volume: 55
Roll: 3
Page #: 27223

Source Information: Alabama Deaths, 1908-59 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2000.

Original data: State of Alabama. Index of Vital Records for Alabama: Deaths, 1908-1959. Montgomery, AL, USA: State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics, Record Services Division.

“Alabama, County Marriages, 1809-1950,” Database with images, FamilySearch( : accessed 16 June 2015), Addie Curtis in entry for Douglas Ford and Nettie Lou Motley, 15 Feb 1942; citing Jefferson, Alabama, United States, county courthouses, Alabama; FHL microfilm .

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1930 Census Addie Ford (Fort) Family, Birmingham Alabama Wilbur Ford in the Alabama, Convict Records

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  • 1. In Our Hearts  |  April 24, 2015 at 6:25 pm


    Name: James P Ford
    Gender: Male
    Residence Year: 1953
    Street address: 432 Iota av S
    Residence Place: Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Spouse: Addle Ford
    Publication Title: Birmingham, Alabama, City Directory, 1953


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