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Blaine DeWitt Irwin
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Birth: Aug. 13, 1891
Price County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Jun. 24, 1982
Chester
Chesterfield County
Virginia, USA

Born Aug. 13, 1891 at Olivet, Price Co., Wis., son of John Lewis Irwin & Clara Mathilda Johnson. On April 24, 1926, Blaine was united in marriage to Marion Elsen at Petersburg, Virginia. No children. Both Blaine and Marion are buried in Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery at Chester and share a double headstone with there longtime friends Norris E. Jones, Sr. and his wife, Glennis Picardat Jones. Blaine lost his left arm below the elbow in a hunting accident while going through a fence with a loaded shotgun in about 1908. He obtained an prosthesis and was never handicapped because of the accident. He was proud to say "What other men can do with two I can do with one."  
 
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 Parents:
  John Lewis Irwin (1838 - 1908)
  Clara Mathilda Johnson Irwin (1870 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Marion Elsen Irwin (1905 - 1988)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Lincoln Irwin (1890 - 1929)*
  Blaine DeWitt Irwin (1891 - 1982)
  Anna Isabel Irwin Moore (1896 - 1939)*
  Edward Roswell Irwin (1900 - 1965)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Ellen Irwin Ketcham (1902 - 1991)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery
Chester
Chesterfield County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: John Christeson
Record added: Feb 26, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7209994
Blaine DeWitt Irwin
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Blaine DeWitt Irwin
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Blaine DeWitt Irwin
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