Ruth Agnes Milliman

Female 1894 - 1991  (96 years)


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  1. 1.  Ruth Agnes Milliman was born on 5 Aug 1894 in Ossian, Livingston Co., New York, USA; died on 5 May 1991 in Geneseo, Livingston Co., New York, USA; was buried in Westview Cemetery, Ossian, Livingston Co., New York, USA.

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    Ruth Sanford, 96, formerly of 24 Seward St., Dansville, died Sunday (May 5, 1991) at the Livingston County Skilled Nursing Facility in Geneseo. Born Aug. 5, 1894, she was the daughter of George H. and Catherine Cook Milliman. She was a member of the Ossian Ladies Aid Society and the Dansville Presbyterian Church. Survivors include two sons, Jay A. Sanford of Springhill, Fla., and James D. Sanford of Victor; one brother, Leonard Milliman of Ossian; a sister, Onolee Moore of Dansville; eight grandchildren. Mrs. Sanford was predeceased by three brothers Ivan (1965), Doley (1981) and Clyde (1990) Milliman and a sister, Luella Gillman (1990). Burial will be in Westview Cemetery, Ossian. A memorial service will be conducted next month at a time to be announced by the Hindle Funeral Home, Dansville. Memorial contributions may be made to the Dansville Ambulance Fund.
    (Genesee County Express, Dansville, Livingston County, New York, Thursday, July 25, 1991)

    Ruth married Edward Cornelius Sanford about 1902 in Nunda, Livingston Co., New York, USA. Edward (son of Edward Charles Sanford and Mary Agnes Nixon) was born on 21 Feb 1882 in Nunda, Livingston Co., New York, USA; died on 14 Jun 1958 in Nunda, Livingston Co., New York, USA; was buried in Westview Cemetery, Ossian, Livingston Co., New York, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 2. Aleta E. Sanford  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 20 Mar 1918 in Ossian, Livingston Co., New York, USA; died on 10 May 1990 in Boynton Beach, Palm Beach Co., Florida, USA; was buried in Westview Cemetery, Ossian, Livingston Co., New York, USA.
    2. 3. Jay A. Sanford  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 20 Nov 1920 in West Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA; died on 6 Oct 1993 in Geneseo, Livingston Co., New York, USA; was buried in Westview Cemetery, Ossian, Livingston Co., New York, USA.


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  1. 2.  Aleta E. Sanford Descendancy chart to this point (1.Ruth1) was born on 20 Mar 1918 in Ossian, Livingston Co., New York, USA; died on 10 May 1990 in Boynton Beach, Palm Beach Co., Florida, USA; was buried in Westview Cemetery, Ossian, Livingston Co., New York, USA.

    Aleta married Hugh B. Knapp on 28 Dec 1936. Hugh (son of Harvey S. Knapp and Emma J. Van Middlesworth) was born on 22 Apr 1912 in Ossian, Livingston Co., New York, USA; died on 12 Aug 2008 in Knoxville, Knox Co., Tennessee, USA; was buried in Westview Cemetery, Ossian, Livingston Co., New York, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Jay A. Sanford Descendancy chart to this point (1.Ruth1) was born on 20 Nov 1920 in West Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA; died on 6 Oct 1993 in Geneseo, Livingston Co., New York, USA; was buried in Westview Cemetery, Ossian, Livingston Co., New York, USA.

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    Jay A. Sanford, 72, of Valley View Court, Dansville, passed away Wednesday Oct. 6, 1993 in St. James Mercy Hospital in Hornell, N.Y. following a long illness. Born in West Sparta on Nov. 20, 1920, he was the son of Neal and Ruth Milliman Sanford. On Sept. 4, 1942 he married Barbara Meyer who survives. He was employed as a truck driver for 35 years, he retired from Shay's Services Inc. of Dansville on April 1, 1991 after 13 years of service. He was a member of the International Brotherhood of Teamster's No. 375 of Buffalo, the Daniel Goho Post of the American Legion and the Frank J. Casbolt VFW Post both of Dansville and the Dansville United Methodist Church. He was a very skilled hunter and fisherman. Surviving in addition to his wife, Barbara are two sons, Douglas Sanford of Dansville and Thomas Sanford of Flower Mound, Texas; two daughters, Dinah Belanger of Conesus and Susan Rodin of Albuquerque, New Mexico; a brother, James D. Sanford of Victor and nine grandchildren. He was predeceased by a sister, Aleta Knapp. There will be no prior calling hours. A funeral service will be held Friday, Oct. 8, 1993 at 11 a.m. in the Dansville United Methodist Church with the Rev. G. Calvin Sheasley officiating. Burial will be in Westview Cemetery in Ossian. Friends who wish may make memorial contributions to the Dansville United Methodist Church, 5 Chestnut Ave. or the Dansville Ambulance Fund, P.O. Box 235, both of Dansville, N.Y. 14437. Arrangements were by Hindle Funeral Home, 271 Main St., Dansville.
    (Genesee Country Express, Dansville, Livingston County, New York, Thursday, October 14, 1993)