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Theodora Tiffee Purkitt, M.D.

 
 
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By J. Makali Bruton, July 2, 2019
1. Theodora Tiffee Purkitt, M.D. Marker
Inscription.  

Theodora Tiffee Purkitt, M.D.
Born in Sonoma County, Cal.
July 12, 1856
Died at Willows, Cal.
Feb. 8, 1923
Daughter of John Richard Tiffee and Rebecca Terrill Poage Tiffee
Erected by her children under auspices of Willows Chapter D.A.R.
 
Erected by Willows Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution. (Marker Number 173408.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Science & MedicineWomen. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 38° 33.726′ N, 121° 29.994′ W. Marker is in Sacramento, California, in Sacramento County. Marker can be reached from Broadway east of Muir Way, on the right when traveling east. The marker is in the northeast corner of the Sacramento City Cemetery, near the intersection with Cedar and Olive Avenues. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sacramento CA 95818, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sacramento Turn Verein (a few steps from this marker); Charles Duncombe, M.D. (1787 – 1862)
Theodora Tiffee Purkitt, M.D. Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, July 2, 2019
2. Theodora Tiffee Purkitt, M.D. Marker
The gravestone monument includes plaques for other family members.
(within shouting distance of this marker); John Bigler (within shouting distance of this marker); The G.A.R. Memorial Plot (within shouting distance of this marker); Luella Buckminster-Johnston (within shouting distance of this marker); Veteran of Foreign Wars Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Masonic Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Jane Norris (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sacramento.
 
Theodora Tiffee Purkitt, M.D. Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, July 2, 2019
3. Theodora Tiffee Purkitt, M.D. Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 11, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 92 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 11, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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