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Elizabeth Leach DeWitt
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Birth: Oct. 9, 1860
Adams County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 16, 1942
Canton
Lewis County
Missouri, USA

Mrs. Elizabeth Leach DeWitt died Friday, October 16, at her home northwest of Canton, at the age of 82 years. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday afternoon by the Rev. Farmer of Canton at Mt. Moriah Church and interment was in that cemetery. Mrs. DeWitt was born in Adams County, Ill., October 9, 1860. On November 20, 1880, she was married to Stephen A. DeWitt. To this union were born ten children--six sons and four daughters. Three sons died in infancy. She leaves to mourn her passing her devoted husband and seven children. The children are: Joseph E. DeWitt of Seattle, Wash.; Emmet A. DeWitt, in military service; Irvin A. DeWitt, of the home; Mrs. Fred Reese of Ewing; Mercedes L. DeWitt, R. N., Napa, Calif.; Mrs. Russel McGee and Mrs. Oscar Clauson, both of Juneau, Alaska. Also surviving her are ten grandchildren, give great-grandchildren and one brother, Will Leach, of Ewing. 
 
Burial:
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Canton
Lewis County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Lillie Riney
Record added: Nov 04, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6905530
Elizabeth <i>Leach</i> DeWitt
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- Lillie Riney
 Added: Sep. 24, 2003
 
 
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