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Leona Catherine Durham (Schorge)

Also Known As: "Leona C. Schoroe", "Leona C. Schorge"
Birthplace: Utica, Oneida County, NY, United States
Death: January 26, 1977 (81)
Utica, Oneida County, NY, United States (Unknown)
Place of Burial: Brookside Cemetery, Watertown, Jefferson, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Jacob J. Schorge and Caroline R. 'Carrie' Schorge
Wife of Oren Frank Durham
Mother of Elwyn Frank Durham; Carmetta Belle 'Midge' Moore; Harwood J. Durham and Carol Jean O'Donnell
Sister of Leslie J. Schorge; Corporal Edward Raymond Schorge, US Army WWI and Carl P. Schorge
Half sister of Howard Adam Schorge; Ralph Kirk Schorge; Edna Olive Schorge; Ethel Elizabeth Schorge and Mabel Marguerite Buchanan

Occupation: Dressmaker
FamilySearch ID: K2Q6-VKF
Find a Grave: 113750668
WikiTree: Schorge-2
Managed by: Pamela Anne Schuwerk Mittman Sti...
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Leona Catherine Durham's Timeline

July 17, 1895
Utica, Oneida County, NY, United States
December 21, 1917
Watertown, NY, United States
August 19, 1919
Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, United States
September 4, 1926
Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA, Watertown, New York, United States
New York, United States
- June 27, 1955
Age 13
Copenhagen Central School, Copenhagen, New York, United States

Two girls have been awarded the highest scholastic honors in the June 1955 graduation class at the Copenhagen Central School.

Miss Carol Durham, with an average of 92.8, is valedictorian and Miss Carol Sherman, having an 89.7 average, is salutatorian.

Miss Durham is a daughter of Mrs. Leona Durham, Watertown, RD 2. She has studied piano for seven years with Mrs. Magdalene York and plans to enter Syracuse University in the fall to major in music.

During her high school years, Miss Durham has been a member of the school band and mixed chorus. She was president of her freshman class and has been on the student council for three years. She was in the cast of the sophomore play and for the past two years has been feature editor of the school paper. She is on the 1955 yearbook staff, quiz team and a Supper Club member.

The Journal & Republican, Lowville, NY, Thursday, April 7th, 1955