Gaius Weed Bixby (1849-1918)

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Gaius Weed Bixby
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Forest Lawn Cemetery
Born: 1849 Victor, Michigan
Died: 17 Jan 1918 Marquette, Michigan
Father: Ephraim Wilson Bixby
Mother: Julia Ann Chaffee
Siblings: Norman L. Bixby
Clarissa A. Bixby
Gaius Weed Bixby
Spouse: Mary Flickinger
Married: 1873 Michigan
Children: Bert Bixby
Lewis W. Bixby
Gaius W. Bixby
Roy S. Bixby
Edgar Allen Bixby
Eva B. Bixby

Obituary

Saginaw Daily News, January 21, 1918

G.W. Bixby

The funeral of G.W. Bixby Sr., whose body arrived here from Marquette, Mich.,took place at 2 o'clock Saturday afternoon from the residence of his son, Edward Bixby, 410 Stark street.

The services were largely attended, and there were many floral tributes.

Rev. E.R. Allen, of the First Baptist church, officiated and burial was in Forest Lawn.

The pallbearers were five sons, Burt, Lew, Gay, Roy and Edward Bixby, and Geo. Gollwitzer.

Sources

  • Saginaw Michigan Directory 1909:
Bixby, Gaius W, bridgetndr, res 622 Stark.
Name: BIXBY, G. W.
Age: 68
Death Date: 01/00/1918
Death Place: MARQUETTE, MI
Cemetery: FOREST LAWN
Misc: RESIDENT OF ST. CHARLES & LANSING
Name: Gaines W. Bixby
Cemetery: Forest Lawn
Section: 6
Lot: 114
Veteran: No
Space: 3rd NE
Date of Birth: Unknown
Marker: Yes
Date of Burial: Unknown
Cause of Death: Empyeuia ful pneumonia
Place of Death: Marquette
Cremation: No
Date of Death: January 17, 1918
  • Gravestone Photo by John Zehnder