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Bertha May Sheldon Bechtel
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Birth: Aug. 13, 1881
Coshocton County
Ohio, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 1964
Coshocton
Coshocton County
Ohio, USA

Bertha May was the daughter of William Putnam Sheldon (1856-1939) & Hattie May Hammontree (1859-1899). She married John R Bechtel (1876-1957) 02 Oct 1901. They had 7 children together, including Jessie, Wilmer, Goldie, Ina, Olive, Walter, & Betty. She was a member of the Warsaw Methodist Church. According to her daughter Betty, she was an excellent gardener, didn't let anything go to waste, and a strong woman who overcame an illness doctors thought would be terminal. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Putnam Sheldon (1856 - 1939)
  Hattie May Hammontree Sheldon (1859 - 1899)
 
 Children:
  Jessie Vern Bechtel Purdy (1902 - 1996)*
  Wilmer Russell Bechtel (1904 - 1995)*
  Beatrice Eileen Bechtel Ashcraft (1923 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Agnes Victoria Sheldon Smith (1877 - 1957)*
  Edna Evelyn Sheldon Phillips (1879 - 1958)*
  Bertha May Sheldon Bechtel (1881 - 1964)
  Thomas Jefferson Sheldon (1883 - 1964)*
  Dallas James Sheldon (1886 - 1957)*
  Bessie Odelvy Sheldon Metz (1888 - 1913)*
  Ethel Verne Sheldon Kaser (1891 - 1976)*
  Nellie Margery Sheldon Shrimplin (1893 - 1975)*
  Carl Ray Sheldon (1896 - 1988)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Valley View Cemetery
Warsaw
Coshocton County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Roy Sheldon
Record added: Jan 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33076812
Bertha May <i>Sheldon</i> Bechtel
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Bertha May <i>Sheldon</i> Bechtel
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Bertha May <i>Sheldon</i> Bechtel
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- Roy Sheldon
 Added: Jan. 29, 2009
 
 
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