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Pvt John Christopher Witt
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1864
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jun. 20, 1924
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

John Christopher Witt was a Member of Captain D.W. Roberts, Company D, Texas Ranger Frontier Battalion. He joined the unit in Junction on Dec 18, 1875 and completed his service on May 31, 1879. 2nd great grandfather was a blacksmith. He married Henrietta Elizabeth Lange on Sep 12, 1882 in Kerr County.

Witt - Died on Sunday, June 22, 1924, John C. Witt, beloved husband of Mrs. John Witt, in his 60th year. Relatives and friends are invited to attend funeral services on Monday, June 23, at 4 p.m. at the late residence, 320 Biddle Street, South San Antonio, under the direction of the Shelley Undertaking Company. Besides his widow, he is survived by two children, Mrs. Jessie Roberts and Mr. J. Witt, Jr., both of San Antonio. Internment will be in the family plot in the Lutheran Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Elijah Witt (1824 - 1898)
  Hannah Clark Witt (1830 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  Henrietta Elizabeth Lange Witt (1866 - 1943)
 
 Children:
  Henrietta C. Witt (1884 - 1897)*
  Hulda A. Witt (1886 - 1886)*
  Jessie Witt Roberts (1890 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery Old
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Larry Van Horn
Originally Created by: Joan
Record added: Feb 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48892531
Pvt John Christopher Witt
Added by: Bertha Avery-Hood
 
Pvt John Christopher Witt
Added by: Larry Van Horn
 
Pvt John Christopher Witt
Added by: Larry Van Horn
 
 
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I found him in a book titled "TEXAS RANGER INDIAN WAR PENSIONS"Abstracted By Robert W. Stephens He was a Texas Ranger
- WichitaFalls
 Added: Jun. 28, 2014

- Bertha Avery-Hood
 Added: Jan. 5, 2014
Thank you for your service to the great state of Texas in the Texas Frontier Range Battalion great-great grandather. Your service will not go unrecognized. - Your 2nd great grandson.
- Larry Van Horn
 Added: Aug. 10, 2011
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