Person:Clyde Ferguson (2)

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Clyde Henry Ferguson
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Name Clyde Henry Ferguson
Gender Male
Birth? 27 Oct 1908 Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States
Death? 17 Apr 1999 Tavares, Lake, Florida, United States
Burial? Pekin, Niagara, New York, United StatesMountain View Cemetery

1910 - With parents at 701 Linwood Ave, Niagara Falls, Niagara, New York. Clyde FERGUSON, white, aged 1 6/12, born in New York, both parents born in New York.

1915 - With parents at 1309 13th Street, Niagara Falls, Niagara, New York. Clyde H. FERGUSON, white, aged 6, born in U.S., school.

1920 - With parents and sister at 1309 Thirteenth St, Niagara Falls, Niagara, New York. Clyde FERGUSON, white, aged 11, born in New York, father born in Canada (English), mother born in New York, attending school.

1925 - With parents and sister at 2195 Seneca Ave, Niagara Falls, Niagara, New York. Clyde F. FERGUSON, white, aged 16, born in U.S., electrician apprentice.

1930 - With wife in residence of parents at 2195 Seneca Ave, Niagara Falls, Niagara, New York. Clyde FERGUSON, white, aged 21, born in New York, both parents born in New York, electrician in electric shop.

1940 - With wife and son in residence valued at $3300 at 191 Lock St, Lockport, Niagara, New York. Clyde FERGUSON, white, aged 31, born in New York, completed 4th year of high school, lock operator city canal for city locks, working 48 hours per week, earning $1650 per annum.

1999 - Newspaper clipping, obituary: TAVARES, Fla. - Clyde H. Ferguson, 90, formerly of Niagara Falls, N.Y., died Saturday, April 17, 1999, in the Beverly Health Center, Mount Dora, after a lengthy illness. He was born Oct 27, 1908, in Buffalo, the son of Henry C. and Louise T. (Gunzelman) Ferguson. A World War II veteran, he served in the U.S. Navy on the USS Zaniah as a radio technician second class. Mr Ferguson moved to Niagara Falls as a child, later to Lockport, and then to Upper Mountain Road in the Town of Cambria, where he lived for 40 years. While in Lockport, he was employed by the State of New York Dist No 5 as a canal structure operator, and worked on the Erie Canal for many years. Later, he worked as an electrician for IBEW No 237 for 25 years, retiring in 1976. After retirement, he returned to Niagara Falls, wintering in Tavares for 20 years until moving there permanently two years ago. He was a member of First Christian Church and the American Legion. Mr Ferguson was predeceased by his first wife, Bertha M. Nickerson, who died in 1976. He is survived by his wife, Elsie V. (Burgess) Ferguson of Tavares; a son, Charles H. Ferguson of Lockport; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Margaret Weidman.