Duncan Ross Munro

Male 1904 - 1977  (73 years)


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  • Name Duncan Ross Munro 
    Born 5 Apr 1904  Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 May 1977  Burlington, Chittenden Co., Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Shelburne Village Cemetery, Shelburne, Chittenden Co., Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Duncan graduated from the Alfred Agricultural University and began work (circa 1926 or so) at the Long Island Webb estate. (A "gentleman farm" located at Old Westbury, NY). He was the head gardner there until moving to Shelburne, VT in 1948, where he was employed as museum landscape planner and artist, acting as Mrs Electra Havameyer Webb's general artistic advisor for his lengthy tenure at Shelburne Museum of Early Americana which was started by Mrs Webb and endowed at approximately this time. Duncan was a multi-talented and creative artist who was also very skilled at making minature doll houses along with their entire, detailed interior funishings. Both his parents were born in Scotland.
    Person ID I22431  OurNorthernRoots | Andrew Burdett Ancestry
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2019 

    Father Angus Duncan Munro,   b. Jun 1878, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Elizabeth Lucy Watson Ross,   b. 1884 
    Family ID F6639  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ethel Vance Burdett,   b. 7 Sep 1900, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1993, Saint James, Suffolk Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 24 Nov 1926  Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. William Duncan Munro,   b. 28 Oct 1927, Old Westbury, Nassau Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1972  (Age 44 years)
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    Family ID F6446  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Apr 1904 - Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Nov 1926 - Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 May 1977 - Burlington, Chittenden Co., Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
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