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Tift County
Georgia

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  • Tifton Oak Ridge Cemetery


    Oak Ridge Cemetery
    Tifton, Tift County, Georgia
    Politicians buried here:
      Isaac Young Conger (1882-1950) — also known as Isaac Y. Conger; Ike Y. Conger — of Tifton, Tift County, Ga. Born in Ty Ty, Worth County (now Tift County), Ga., January 31, 1882. Democrat. Farmer; merchant; mail carrier; postmaster at Tifton, Ga., 1945-46 (acting, 1945); member of Georgia state house of representatives from Tift County, 1947-48. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star. Died, in Vereen Memorial Hospital, Moultrie, Colquitt County, Ga., July 16, 1950 (age 68 years, 166 days). Interment at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Abraham Benjamin Conger (1853-1908) and Elizabeth D. (Young) Conger (1857-1938); brother of Abraham Benjamin Conger (1887-1953) (who married Margaret Onys Willis); married, January 31, 1912, to Mary Elizabeth Willis (1892-1954); third cousin thrice removed of Hugh Conger (1804-1869); fourth cousin once removed of James W. Conger.
      Political families: Conger family of New York; Kellogg-Adams-Seymour-Chapin family of Connecticut and New York; Conger-Hungerford family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

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