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Eleanor Coleman "Lena" Chittum
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Birth: Aug. 19, 1876
Rockbridge County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 9, 1892
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

The burial card for Eleanor (Lena) Chittum was misspelled in the Hollywood Cem. office, under "Chillum," the two "t's" not having been crossed. In the death register, she was recorded as Lena "Chittman." She died at age 15 years, 9 months, 20 days of Cerebro Spi' Mennigitis.

Lena was originally buried in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia, Section 22 of Single Graves Area, Row 4, Grave 39. On Oct 20, 1909, she and brother Rollin Linwood (Lynwood) were moved to Riverview Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia, Plat C, Section 111, Division 12, double-depth (grave 4), under sister Sarah Frances [Chittum] Stansbury (Grave 13).

Brother Rollin Linwood was buried in double-depth Grave 3, under brother-in-law John Marshall Stansbury, Grave 14.

There are no markers for her or her brother Rollin Linwood's graves, only the records in the cemetery office.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Alexander Chittum (1840 - 1931)
  Ann Cornelia Tresham Chittum (1849 - 1939)
 
 Siblings:
  Martha Jane Chittum Bobbitt (1867 - 1962)*
  Alberta Gertrude Chittum Lusk (1868 - 1937)*
  Sarah Frances Chittum Stansbury (1871 - 1939)*
  James William Chittum (1873 - 1959)*
  Eleanor Coleman Chittum (1876 - 1892)
  Rollin Linwood Chittum (1879 - 1891)*
  Harry Lewis Chittum (1881 - 1915)*
  John Warren Chittum (1886 - 1887)*
  Edward Clinton Chittum (1890 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
no stone
 
Burial:
Riverview Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Plat C, Division 12, Section Number 111, Grave #4
 
Created by: Kitty Lackey
Record added: Sep 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76425623
Eleanor Coleman Lena Chittum
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 Added: Feb. 6, 2012
 
 
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