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Elmer E DeWitt
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Birth: Feb., 1865
Huntington County
Indiana, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 1953
Huntington County
Indiana, USA

Huntington Herald-Press
Friday, February 20, 1953

Elmer DeWitt, 89, resident of the county for many years, died at 9:30 p.m. Thursday at his home in Union township, Huntington county three and one-half miles north of Markle on the Huntington-Wells county line. He had been in failing health for some years. Surviving are five children, 11 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. The children are Daniel DeWitt, Chillicothe, Ohio; Elmer DeWitt, Muskogee, Okla.; David DeWitt and Mrs. Pauline Aker, Carthage, Ind., and Alpha DeWitt, Richmond. The body will be taken at 2 p.m. Saturday from the McGuffey mortuary in Markle to the residence where friends may call. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Union church with Mrs. Irene Bealer, the pastor, officiating. Interment will be in the Jones cemetery in Wells county.

Elmer DeWitt Services Conducted Sunday

Funeral services for Elmer DeWitt were held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Union church, Union Center road, with Mrs. Irene Bealer officiating. Music was by Milo Smith accompanied on the piano by Miss Leona Folk. Flower and pallbearers were children and grandchildren of the deceased. Burial was at the Jones cemetery, Huntington-Wells county line. 
 
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 Parents:
  Elihu D Dewitt (1833 - 1907)
  Sarah Ann Vance Dewitt (1833 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Eva Lelia Sheets DeWitt (1880 - 1948)*
 
 Children:
  Linn Cecil DeWitt*
  Jesse E DeWitt (1896 - 1908)*
  Rozel Lewis DeWitt (1915 - 1942)*
  Mildred Magdalene DeWitt (1917 - 1926)*
 
 Siblings:
  Barbara Anna Dewitt Engle (1858 - 1935)*
  Henry Lincoln DeWitt (1862 - 1945)*
  Elmer E DeWitt (1865 - 1953)
  Lavica Viola DeWitt Drabenstot (1869 - 1933)*
  Nicodemus Dewitt (1875 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Jones Cemetery
Zanesville
Wells County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: The Duke/ Rauls/ Manuwal...
Record added: Nov 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44085638
Elmer E DeWitt
Added by: Barbara Baker Anderson
 
Elmer E DeWitt
Added by: Barbara Baker Anderson
 
 
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