Carrie May Lee

Female 1884 - 1960  (76 years)


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  • Name Carrie May Lee  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 17 May 1884  Santa Ynez, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Died 24 Dec 1960  San Jose, California (at Betty's) Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Buried 28 Dec 1960  Glendale, California (Grandview Cemetary) Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Burial 31 Dec 1960  Grandview Cemetery, Glendale, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation Housewife 
    Person ID I557  Bishir Family
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2013 

    Father Joseph Christopher Lee,   b. 1 Mar 1849, Oregon Territory Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1910, Los Angeles, California (Bellvue Hosp.) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Brown,   b. 1 May 1851, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1908, Los Angeles, California (Crocker St. Hosp.) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 13 Oct 1880  Salinus, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F311  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jacob Franklin "Frank" Mendenhall,   b. 12 Sep 1878, Fort Smith, Arkansas (near Greenwood) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1943, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 13 Aug 1901  Calabasas, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
    +1. George Mendenhall,   b. 9 Mar 1902, Calabasas, California (in a wagon) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1989, Garden Grove, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. Ada May Mendenhall,   b. 15 Aug 1903, Calabasas, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1949  (Age 45 years)
     3. Fredrick Mendenhall,   b. 12 Jan 1905, Calabasas, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1970, Bakersfield, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +4. Ruth Elizabeth Mendenhall,   b. 17 Aug 1906, Calabasas, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1976, Sherman Oaks, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +5. Raymond Emmet Mendenhall,   b. 26 Feb 1908, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 2004, Phoenix, Arizona Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
     6. Alfred W (or Everett) Mendenhall,   b. 4 Apr 1909, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1909, Los Angeles Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +7. Frank Roy Mendenhall,   b. 5 Aug 1910, Los Angeles or North Hollywood, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 2000, Lovelock, Nevada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     8. James Edmond Mendenhall,   b. 16 Feb 1913, Los Angeles or North Hollywood, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1951, Riverside, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
    +9. Dorothy June Mendenhall,   b. 28 Jun 1914, Los Angeles or North Hollywood, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1963, Los Angeles Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    +10. Dora Ellen Mendenhall,   b. 13 Sep 1916, Los Angeles or North Hollywood, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1970  (Age 53 years)
    +11. Leonard Lee Mendenhall,   b. 2 Jul 1918, Los Angeles or North Hollywood, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1992, Acton, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +12. Carl Daniel Mendenhall,   b. 27 Jul 1920, Los Angeles or North Hollywood, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1975, Redondo Beach, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     13. Orville Richard Mendenhall,   b. 14 Oct 1921, Los Angeles or North Hollywood, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1981, Cabot, Arkansas (Lonoke Co.) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    +14. Betty Loraine Mendenhall,   b. 22 Jul 1923, Los Angeles or North Hollywood, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 2003, Turlock, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +15. Harold William Mendenhall,   b. 26 Jun 1926, North Hollywood, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1983, Brookings, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    +16. Marie Mendenhall,   b. 3 Nov 1927, Los Angeles, California (Drew St.) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 2008, Ventura, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F242  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Just before her death, Carrie lived with Marie and Betty's families. Carrie used to babysit Marie's children and keep them up past their bedtime watching TV and playing her harmonica for them. Carrie died of a cerebral hemorage while living with her daughter, Betty in San Jose.

      Research: Marie Mendenhall's birth certificate states that Carrie was born in Los Angeles, CA.

  • Sources 
    1. [S77] Interview with Marie Mendenhall Bisher, (EF#8, SN#94, 24 Apr 1977).

    2. [S61] Death certificate for Carrie May (Lee) Mendenhall, (EF#91, SN#157, 8 Jun 1977).

    3. [S807] Birth certificates of Harold Earl Bisher and Marie Mendenhall Bisher, marriage license, Honorable Discharge for Harold, (EF#11, SN#13, 15 Jan 1977).

    4. [S107] Interview with Ray & Dessie Mendenhall and Barbara & Gene Davis., (EF#62, SN#111, 23 Apr 1977).

    5. [S22] Marie Mendenhall Bisher's family bible containing birth data for all her brothers and sisters, (EF#16, SN#18, 6 Feb 1977).

    6. [S100] Interview with Ray and Dessie Mendenhall with M & N M, (EF#62, SN#74, 9 Apr 1977).

    7. [S198] Visit to Grandview Memorial Park in Glendale, CA, (EF#5, SN#5, 1/9 Jan 1977).

    8. [S1512] Carrie May Mendenhall Memorial Card.

    9. [S804] Marriage record for Joseph C. Lee and Mary "Balam", (EF#170, SN#265, 7 Nov 1977).

    10. [S764] Certified marriage license for J.F. Mendenhall and Carrie May Lee, (EF#81, SN#105, 7 May 1977).