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Janet Fitz Spencer
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Birth: Oct. 8, 1816
Belmont
Belmont County
Ohio, USA
Death: Dec. 31, 1900
Johnstown
Licking County
Ohio, USA

Wife of Joseph Cephas Spencer.

Obituary from the Newark Daily Advocate, January 2, 1901:

AT JOHNSTOWN

Mrs. Jane Spencer dies at the age of eighty-seven--Burial at Adamville, Ohio

Word has been received in this city announcing the death at Johnstown this county of Mrs Jane Spencer relict of J C Spencer late of Adamsville at the residence of her son in law Mr C G Mears. Over two years ago she fell and broke her hip and she has been helpless ever since. More than a year ago she began to fail in mind and body but she clung to life with great tenacity and her longevity considering her condition was regarded as remarkable.

She was eighty-seven years of age and for more than sixty years had been a servant of the Master and a faithful member of the Baptist church. Her maiden name was Fitz and her last surviving brother the venerable William Fitz of Zanesville died a few weeks ago while on a visit to her bed side.

She leaves six children, Mrs. Elizabeth Amore of Coshocton, Mrs Catherine White of Webster City, Ia, Mrs C G Mears of Johnstown, Edward Spencer of the Dayton Times, Rev Bunyan Spencer of Alexandria and Mrs. Mason Saffle of Muskingum Co Mrs Rachel Fitz of Zanesville is a sister in law and C S Littick of Dresden and W O Littick of Zanesville are grandsons.

The funeral services were held at Alexandria at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon The remains were taken to Adamsville Wednesday for burial.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Fitz (1787 - 1841)
  Elizabeth Dunn Fitz (1784 - 1865)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Cephas Spencer (1813 - 1889)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Spencer Amore (1836 - 1914)*
  Catharine Spencer White (1838 - 1905)*
  Malinda Spencer Littick (1840 - 1868)*
  Margaret Spencer Mears (1847 - 1921)*
  Bunyan Spencer (1854 - 1932)*
  Martha Spencer Saffle (1856 - 1929)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Fitz (1808 - 1889)*
  Thomas B. Fitz (1810 - 1875)*
  Malinda Fitz Headley Peterson (1812 - ____)*
  Mary Fitz Garrett (1813 - 1866)*
  Wiley Fitz (1815 - 1892)*
  Janet Fitz Spencer (1816 - 1900)
  William Fitz (1818 - 1900)*
  David Smith Fitz (1820 - 1896)*
  John Fitz (1821 - 1898)*
  Samuel D. Fitz (1823 - 1905)*
  James Madison Fitz (1824 - 1903)*
  Alvin Colwell Fitz (1827 - 1867)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Adamsville Baptist Cemetery
Adamsville (Muskingum County)
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Airrow
Record added: Apr 13, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25970480
Janet <i>Fitz</i> Spencer
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Janet <i>Fitz</i> Spencer
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2nd Great Grandmother
- Bobbie
 Added: Mar. 6, 2013

- Cathy Dayton
 Added: May. 3, 2010

- Valerie Fitz Pereszlenyi
 Added: Oct. 22, 2009
 
 
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