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Eliza Jane Tunnell Witt
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Birth: Nov. 9, 1821
Carrollton
Greene County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1898
Ray County
Missouri, USA


Married; 12 Mar 1840 in Carrollton, Green Co Illinois

Mrs. Eliza J. Witt died at the home of her son in law, Chester Bethel, on Sunday morning., March 20th 1898, after a long illness, in the 77th year of her age. Eliza J. Tunnell was born in Illinois Nov. 9, 1821 and was married to Pryor D. Witt, March 12, 1840. Of this union four children were born, three girls and one boy. All are dead but one daughter, Mrs. Mary L. Smith. Mrs. Witt united with the Baptist church at the age of 20 years, and throughout her long life had been a true and consistent Christian. She was loved and respected by all who knew her and the announcement of her death was received with feelings of sorrow by all. Funeral services were held at the Baptist church Monday morning by Rev. D.T. Pulliam, after which her remains were laid to rest in the city cemetery beside those of her husband
 
 
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 Parents:
  Calvin Tunnell (1791 - 1867)
  Jane Adair Tunnell (1795 - 1858)
 
 Spouse:
  Pryor Dulaney Witt (1816 - 1881)
 
 Children:
  Nancy Jane Witt Robinett (1841 - 1874)*
  William Worth Witt (1848 - 1878)*
  Emily E. Witt Bethel (1853 - 1897)*
 
 Siblings:
  William A Tunnell (1814 - 1865)*
  Daniel Leib Tunnell (1816 - 1899)*
  Polly Tunnell Witt (1820 - 1902)*
  Eliza Jane Tunnell Witt (1821 - 1898)
  Luther Tunnell (1824 - 1838)*
  Nancy Tunnell Summers (1826 - 1907)*
  John Tunnell (1828 - 1890)*
  Elizabeth Tunnell Summers (1830 - 1874)*
  Franklin Witt Tunnell (1832 - 1832)*
  Andrew Jackson Tunnell (1837 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lawson Cemetery
Lawson
Ray County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section B, Row 28
 
Maintained by: Anita D.
Originally Created by: Deb
Record added: May 02, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19186733
Eliza Jane <i>Tunnell</i> Witt
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Eliza Jane <i>Tunnell</i> Witt
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 Added: May. 21, 2011
 
 
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