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Mrs Marietta Stites Longfellow
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Birth: Sep. 2, 1835
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1903
Florence
Marion County
Kansas, USA

Wife of Rev Joseph Marion Longfellow - obit can be found at http://files.usgwarchives.net/ks/butler/obits/l/longfell747ob.txt as follow:

The Walnut Valley Times, December 25, 1903
The Walnut Valley Times
December 25, 1903

DEATH OF MRS. LONGFELLOW

Died, Dec. 20, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Brubaker, Mrs. Marietta Sytee
Longfellow. She was born in Indiana, September 2, 1835. She was married to
Joseph Marion Longfellow December 28, 1851. In 1857 they removed to Nebraska
and then to Kansas in 1872 in Butler county. In the year 1886 her husband died.
He was a Baptist minister to which church she was a member for over 5 years.
She was the mother of eleven children, nine survive her, Francis M, of Chicago,
John H. of Peru, Neb., George N. of Michigan, Mrs. H. E. Williams, Mrs. M. E.
Ward of Oakland, Cal., Mrs. Mary Warner of Florence, Mrs. Dora Kennedy of
Newton, Mrs. Alice Spore of Forsythe, Mo.; and Mrs. Brubaker of El Dorado. Mrs.
Longfellow was totally blind for over two years and confined to her bed for
about five months.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Nehemiah Edmond Stites (1813 - 1858)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Marion Longfellow (1831 - 1886)*
 
 Children:
  Francis Marion Longfellow (1852 - 1935)*
  Laura Frances Longfellow Brubaker (1854 - 1905)*
  Helena Emoline Longfellow Williams (1857 - 1915)*
  Matilda Elizabeth Longfellow Ward (1860 - 1927)*
  John Henry Longfellow (1865 - 1931)*
  Cora Alice Longfellow Thomas (1877 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  Marietta Stites Longfellow (1835 - 1903)
  Margaret Stites Wyne (1838 - 1886)*
  Elmira Stites Carter (1840 - 1925)*
  America Stites Sayer (1843 - 1925)*
  Sarah Jane Stites Carter (1845 - 1935)*
  Jonathan Henry Stites (1848 - 1932)*
  Harriet Emoline Stites Hutchinson (1852 - 1917)*
  David Preston Stites (1855 - 1939)*
  Eva Josephine Stites Hutchinson (1858 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Cemetery
Florence
Marion County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Charles Longfellow
Record added: Dec 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45736757
Mrs Marietta <i>Stites</i> Longfellow
Added by: Charles Longfellow
 
Mrs Marietta <i>Stites</i> Longfellow
Added by: Charles Longfellow
 
Mrs Marietta <i>Stites</i> Longfellow
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Added by: Barb Steiner
 
 
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Rest in Peace, from a Stites relative
- Sharon Palmer
 Added: Feb. 17, 2015

- JB
 Added: Dec. 19, 2013
Daughter of Nehemiah Edmond Stites & Elizabeth Cordrey. Nehemiah was of English extraction with no known Indian heritage.
-Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 23, 2010
 
 
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