|Birth: ||Jun. 22, 1849|
|Death: ||Dec. 16, 1918|
Elizabeth was the daughter of Casper and Margaret (Abel) Fett, she married John Martin Billman Nov. 12, 1868 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa.
Known children of John and Elizabeth (Fett) Billman
1. George A.
2. William C.
3. Matilda D.
4. Alison B.
5. Clyde, died at age 1
6. Roy A.
OBITUARY, Elizabeth (Fett) Billman, from the Fort Madison Democrat Newspaper, Friday, December 20, 1918
MRS. BILLMAN IS CLAIMED BY DEATH LIVED IN THIS VICINITY ALL HER LIFE DEATH IS MOURNED BY HUNDREDS FUNERAL HELD TUESDAY.
Mrs. Elizabeth Billman, one of the oldest and most highly respected members of this community, passed away at her home, 1707 Front street, at 3 a.m. Monday, aged 69 years, 5 months and 26 days.
Deceased was born in Lee County, Iowa and has been a resident of this community all of her life, where she is known and loved by hundreds or friends. She has been a faithful and devout member of the Presbyterian church of West Point, Lee Co., Iowa for fifty years. Mrs. Billman, with her husband, moved to this city in September of this year, 1918. On November 12th the couple celebrated their fiftieth wedding anniversary.
Mrs. Billman is survived by her husband, four sons, George A. Billman of West Point, Iowa; W.C. Billman of Tokio, Alberta, Canada; A.B. Billman and R.A. Billman of this city, Fort Madison and one daughter, Mrs. Matilda Maxwell of Denmark, four brothers, David Fett, Jake Fett and Henry Fett of Donnellson, Lee Co., Iowa and John Fett of West Point, Lee Co., Iowa; and by eleven grandchildren. One son died in infancy, while four brothers and one sister preceded Mrs. Billman to the grave.
Casper Fett (1825 - 1914)
Margaretha Abel Fett (1827 - 1892)
John Martin Billmann (1846 - 1921)*
Clyde Billmann (1880 - 1881)*
Peter Fett (1843 - 1916)*
Elizabeth A. Fett Billman (1849 - 1918)
Jacob Fett (1851 - 1941)*
Catharine Henrietta Fett Faeth (1853 - 1900)*
Henry Theodore Fett (1855 - 1930)*
Theodore Fett (1856 - 1907)*
David Casper Fett (1858 - 1946)*
Rudolph Fett (1864 - 1893)*
John George Fett (1869 - 1942)*
Note: age 69 years 5 months 26 days
West Point Cemetery
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