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Wilma M BECKHAM

Female 1902 - 1982  (80 years)


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  • Name Wilma M BECKHAM 
    Born 1 Feb 1902  Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Oregon Death Certificate 82-04754 
    Died 14 Mar 1982  Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 17 Mar 1982  Willamette National Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Section O, 0, Site 1170, with her husband
    Notes 
    • In the 1910 census, the closest match is the 8 year-old Willie M Beckham, born in Kansas. In the 1910 census, she is the daughter of George and Celia Beckham of Sheridan Twp, Cherokee County, Kansas. The Beckhams also have a four-year-old daughter, Pearl. George and Celia were were born in Missouri.

      In the 1920 census, the closest match is a 17 year-old Willie Beckham. She is a student or inmate at the Missouri State Industrial School for Girls in Chillicothe Twp, Livingston County, Missouri. That Willie Beckham was born in Missouri.

      In the 1930 census, she was the widow Wilma M Beckham, a servant/housekeeper working in a private home (the Bondurants) in Los Angeles.

      She is listed in the 1931 Los Angeles city directory as Wilma Beckham of 1727 W Ave 45.

      She is listed with George in the 1941 Portland and 1946 Salt Lake City city directories.

      In The Oregonian’s April 27, 1955, edition, is a want-ad for jobs wanted that lists a Mrs. Wilma Bye, 1907 SW 2d, as offering to do baby sitting (“my home or yours”), house cleaning, or laundry.
    Person ID I230  Don Carlson's Tree
    Last Modified 17 May 2020 

    Father William D BECKHAM 
    Mother Minnie THOMPSON 
    Family ID F15181  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 UNKNOWN 
    Children 
     1. Kathryn Elaine BYE,   b. 25 Sep 1926, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 2001, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2013 
    Family ID F14259  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 George Marvin BYE,   b. 28 Aug 1897, Fergus Falls, Otter Tail County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1977, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 8 Jun 1934  Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Kathryn Elaine BYE,   b. 25 Sep 1926, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 2001, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Marvin Leroy BYE,   b. 22 May 1935, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1981, Multnomah County, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     3. George Elliot BYE,   b. 14 Jul 1936, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 2013, New Plymouth, Payette County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 17 Apr 2016 
    Family ID F889  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart