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Annie Turner Wittenmyer
Birth: Aug. 26, 1827
Death: Feb. 2, 1900

Social Reformer. Organized the local soldiers' aid societies, appointed State Sanitary Agent by the Iowa Legislature. Served as National President of the W.C.T.U, and established the Woman's Relief Corps. She is credited with having secured the passage of a law by the 52nd Congress, to pension army nurses, and she was instrumental in founding the Kentucky Soldiers Home. Wrote many books, hymns, and was editor of the "Christian Woman". (bio by: Laurie) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  William Wittenmyer (1812 - 1860)*
 
 Children:
  Charles Wittenmyer (1855 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Edgewood Cemetery
Pottstown
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Laurie
Record added: May 22, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7477341
Annie Turner Wittenmyer
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Annie Turner Wittenmyer
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Annie Turner Wittenmyer
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
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