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Re: Beatrice Wakeford Monroe
Posted by: Annie Carlile (ID *****3078) Date: July 01, 2012 at 18:20:04
In Reply to: Beatrice Wakeford Monroe by Terry Lankford of 1447

Hi. I'm not related to this family. There is a 1923 directory listing for Beatrice & John:

U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta) about Beatrice Monroe
Name:        Beatrice Monroe
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1923
Street Address: 9 to 11 A M 2 to 4 and 7 to 8 P M Suite 2 Oakland Theatre Bldg Tel
Residence Place: Pontiac, Michigan
Spouse: John D Monroe
Publication Title:        Pontiac, Michigan, City Directory, 1923
--John D Monroe (Beatrice), Physician, Office Hours 9 to 11 A M 2 to 4 and 7 to 8 P M Suite 2 Oakland Theatre Bldg, Tel 2042-W, res 68 Norton av, Tel 2042-W

There is a later listing for John in 1925:

U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta) about John D Physician Monroe
Name:        John D Physician Monroe
Residence Year: 1925
Street Address: 9 to 11 A M 2 to 4 and 7 to 8 P M Suite 2 Oakland Theatre Bide
Residence Place: Pontiac, Michigan
Publication Title: Pontiac, Michigan, City Directory, 1925
--John D Monroe, Physician, Office Hours 9 to 11 A M 2 to 4 and 7 to 8 P M Suite 2 Oakland Theatre Bldg, Tel 2042-W, h382 W Huron, Phone 2042-W-3

Her husband's full name (from his WWI draft card) was John Davis Monroe, b. 4 Feb 1892 Pontiac, Michigan. Here is a birth record for him:

Michigan, Births and Christenings Index, 1867-1911 about John Monroe
Name:        John Monroe
Gender:        Male
Birth Place:        Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan
Birth Date:        4 Feb 1892
Father's Name:        Harvey Monroe
Mother's name:        Mary Monroe
FHL Film Number:        973986

Sorry I could not find an obituary for Beatrice. Hope this helps. Annie


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