Alice Lee McCaige was born on November 7, 1870 in Los Angeles County, California. She was the first of three children born to George Dauer McCaige and Janey Hurst. She was raised on a farm in Los Angeles County, California. When Alice was about twelve years old, her mother died, leaving her father to care the three children.
Alice married William E. Shugg on November 2, 1892 in Los Angeles County, California. She was 22 years old and he was 28 years. William was born on November 26, 1863 in Alhambra, Los Angeles County, California, the son of James Shugg and Esther Caroline Graham.
After their marriage, the couple settled on a farm in El Monte, Los Angeles County, California. They had two children:
Mable born 1893
William Emery born 1895
William E. Shugg died on November 3, 1929 in El Monte, Los Angeles County, California. He was just a few weeks shy of his 66th birthday. Alice Lee McCaige Shugg died nearly three decades later on March 6, 1964 in the same place. She was 93 years old at her death.
Notes for Alice Lee McCaige
Birth & Death: Ancestry.com. California Death Index, 1940-1997 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000. Original data: State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA, USA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics.
Marriage: Ancestry.com Family Tree for Alice Lee McCaige
Notes for William E. Shugg
Birth, Residence & Occupation in 1900: Year: 1900; Census Place: El Monte, Los Angeles, California; Roll: T623_91; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 107.Death: Ancestry.com Family Tree for Alice Lee McCaige