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Amanda J. Rutledge Elder
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Birth: Dec. 28, 1833
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 26, 1928
McLean County
Illinois, USA

Mrs. W.W. Elder, 94, Pioneer Resident of Heyworth, Dies Here

Mrs. W.W. Elder, 94, pioneer Heyworth resident, died at 9 o'clock Sunday morning at the home of her granddaughter, Mrs. Charles W. Barniville, 710 South Main street, after a long illness from debilities of old age.

Mrs. Elder was born Dec. 28, 184, at Heyworth and lived there all of her life with the exception of the last two years, which she had spent at the home of her granddaughter. She was married to W.W. Elder in Heyworth 78 years ago Feb. 14. Mr. Elder died nine years ago.

She is survived by
one daughter, Mrs. Mae Ellsworth, 710 South Main street;
one sister, Mrs. Pemelia Loer, in Oakland, Calif.,
and two granddaughters,
Mrs. Barniville
and Mrs. Walter Trow, 301 West Monroe street.

Services will be held at 2:30 o'clock Tuesday afternoon at the home, 710 South Main street.

The Pantagraph; Bloomington, Illinois.
February 27, 1928; Page Three.
dm wms (#47395868)
Family links: 
  Thomas Officer Rutledge (1806 - 1888)
  Cynthia Rutledge (1812 - 1883)
  William W. Elder (1828 - 1919)*
  Andrew S. Rutledge (____ - 1876)*
  Mary M. Rutledge Washburn (____ - 1874)*
  Charles L. Rutledge (____ - 1887)*
  William H. Rutledge (1829 - 1839)*
  Owen C. Rutledge (1831 - 1902)*
  Amanda J. Rutledge Elder (1833 - 1928)
  James B. Rutledge (1845 - 1915)*
  Oliver P. Rutledge (1857 - 1908)*
*Calculated relationship
Heyworth Cemetery
McLean County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Tony Cannon
Record added: Apr 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51782131
Amanda J. <i>Rutledge</i> Elder
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