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Effie Lillian Trogdon Tweedy
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Birth: Dec. 7, 1876
Paris
Edgar County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 23, 1965
Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA

THE FIRST CHILD BORN TO JEFF AND JULIA TROGDON WAS EFFIE LILLIAN. SHE LIVED IN SUCCESS COMMUNITY FOR ALMOST 70 YEARS. AFTER HER WEDDING TO ALBION ('A.J.") TWEEDY ON NEW YEAR'S DAY IN 1906, SHE LIVED NEAR SANDFORD, INDIANA.

IN 1935, EFFIE LOST HER EYESIGHT, DUE TO GLAUCOMA. SHE HAS SINCE LEARNED TO READ WITH HER FINGERS, SPENDING MANY PLEASANT HOURS WITH HER BIBLE AND OTHER BOOKS. SHE DOES NOT READ BRAILLE, BUT USES WHAT IS KNOWN AS THE MOON SYSTEM. SINCE ALBION'S DEATH IN 1945, SHE HAS MADE HER HOME IN TERRE HAUTE WITH HER DAUGHTER, DOROTHY MARTER.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Jefferson Trogdon (1841 - 1905)
  Julia Ann Tabler Trogdon (1849 - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Albion Juan Tweedy (1863 - 1945)*
 
 Children:
  Clyde Ernest Tweedy (1909 - 1942)*
  Russell Trogdon Tweedy (1910 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Effie Lillian Trogdon Tweedy (1876 - 1965)
  Grace Ellen Trogdon Morton (1878 - 1952)*
  Della May Trogdon Lane (1880 - 1955)*
  Charles Everett Trogdon (1882 - 1948)*
  Stella Maude Trogdon (1884 - 1973)*
  William Ernest Trogdon (1889 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Vermilion Cemetery
Vermilion
Edgar County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Chad Kendell
Record added: Oct 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99685482
Effie Lillian <i>Trogdon</i> Tweedy
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