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Margaret Frances "Maggie" Smith Foltz
Birth: Apr. 1, 1854
Madison County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 29, 1940
Newton
Jasper County
Illinois, USA

Maggie is the daughter of Joseph & Henrietta (Murphy) Smith. She married Berzelius Lanne Barr Foltz on June 27, 1878 in Jasper County, Illinois.

Obit:
Foltz, Mrs. Margaret Frances (nee Smith)- died 29 August 1940 at the home of her son Edward Foltz in Newton. She was 86 years old. She was born in Madison County, IL to Joseph and Henrietta (Murphy) Smith on 1 April 1854. In 1870, she married Murray P. Harris and had one child, John William Harris - both of whom preceded her in death. On 27 June 1878, she married Berzilius L. Foltz and had 7 children: Andrew of Peoria, Mrs. Walter (Linnie) Davidson, Mrs. Ed (Ethel) Michl; Edward and Roy all of Newton. Sons Anthony and Clarence, as well as Mr. Foltz, preceded her in death. Other survivors include her only sister, Mrs. Malanda Thomas, 24 grandchildren, two nephews and four nieces. Funeral services were held at the Reese Funeral Home in Newton, Rev. J.E. Spencer officiating. Interment was in Riverside Cemetery. Excerpted from the Newton Press, c. August 1940. 
 
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 Parents:
  Henrietta Murphy Smith Luke (1833 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Berzelius Lanne Barr Foltz (1854 - 1937)*
 
 Children:
  Ava Ethel Foltz Michl (1889 - 1986)*
  Edward Guy Foltz (1891 - 1960)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Newton
Jasper County
Illinois, USA
 
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Originally Created by: June Standley
Record added: Aug 02, 2008
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Margaret Frances Maggie <i>Smith</i> Foltz
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