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Elizbeth Lee "Betty" Foltz Shew
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1867
Newport (Page County)
Page County
Virginia, USA
Death: May 24, 1944
Vigo County
Indiana, USA

Betty is the daughter of Gideon & Cynthia Louise (Strole) Foltz. She married Edwin Noah Shew on April 17, 1887 in Paris, Edgar County, Illinois.

TDC May 24, 1944
Mrs. Betty L. Shew Succumbs at Rural Residence Today
Mrs. Betty L Shew, 76, died at her residents, route 2, Clinton, at 10 a . m. Wednesday, following an extended illness
Mrs. Shew was born in Lepage County, in Virginia, on November 24, 1867 and she is the daughter of Gideon Foltz and Synthia Strole Foltz. Coming to this community at the age of seven, she has spent her entire life here and is well known in this county.
She is a member of the Bethleham United Brethren Church. Mrs. Shew is survived by the husband, Edwin N.; two sons, Cecil, St. Bernice and Herschel, route two, Clinton; two daughters, Mrs. Herman Hedges, 431 Sycamore Street, Clinton and Mrs. Veda Kelly, route two, Clinton; two brothers, Luther Foltz, Clinton and Dave Foltz, route two, Clinton; one sister, Mrs. Liza Alden, route two, Clinton; fifteen grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
The body was taken to the Frist Funeral Home pending completion of funeral arrangements. 
 
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 Parents:
  Gideon Foltz (1819 - 1883)
  Cynthia Louise Strole Foltz (1823 - 1891)
 
 Spouse:
  Edwin Noah Shew (1864 - 1949)
 
 Children:
  Loren M Shew (____ - 1918)*
  Cecil Albert Shew (1888 - 1976)*
  Veda L. Shew Kelley (1898 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Lamar Foltz (1845 - 1930)*
  George Perry Foltz (1847 - 1934)*
  John Solon Foltz (1850 - 1917)*
  David Franklin Foltz (1851 - 1950)*
  Philip Malonkten Foltz (1853 - 1904)*
  Harden Christian Foltz (1855 - 1894)*
  Mary Ann Drucilla Foltz Walter (1857 - 1920)*
  Gideon Luther Foltz (1859 - 1951)*
  Eliza Ann Foltz Alden (1861 - 1945)*
  Elizbeth Lee Foltz Shew (1867 - 1944)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Roselawn Memorial Park
Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: June Standley
Record added: Aug 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28731375
Elizbeth Lee Betty <i>Foltz</i> Shew
Added by: David M Atkinson
 
Elizbeth Lee Betty <i>Foltz</i> Shew
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