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John Chandler "Chan" Gurney
Birth: May 21, 1896
Death: Mar. 9, 1985

US Senator. Served in the United States Army during World War I as a Sergeant in Company A, Thirty-Fourth Engineers. Elected as a Senator from South Dakota to the United States Senate, serving from 1939 to 1951. (bio by: K) 
 
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 Parents:
  Deloss Butler Gurney (1870 - 1943)
  Henrietta BELLE Gurney (1874 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Evelyn Bordeno Gurney (1897 - 1993)
 
 Children:
  John Bordeno Gurney (1922 - 1997)*
  Deloss B. Gurney (1923 - 1988)*
 
 Sibling:
  John Chandler Gurney (1896 - 1985)
  Charles Henry Gurney (1901 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Yankton City Cemetery
Yankton
Yankton County
South Dakota, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Feb 07, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7156777
John Chandler Chan Gurney
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John Chandler Chan Gurney
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 Added: Mar. 9, 2016

- Tom A. Hawk
 Added: May. 21, 2014
In remembrance of Chan's birth family, including his father, Deloss Butler Gurney, buried in the same cemetery.
- Jay Wright
 Added: Mar. 5, 2013
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