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Joseph Anthony Bitting
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1820
Stokes County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 1901
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA

A son of John Leppeaux and Johanna Gertrude Stoltz Bitting. Husband of Louisa Philippina Wilson Bitting. Joseph and Louisa were married in Yadkin Co. on Aug. 16, 1868. They were parents of 14 children--though some of them died very young.

According to the Jan. 5, 1901 Charlotte Observer, news out of Winston stated that Mr. Bitting had suffered a stroke of paralysis on Jan. 4. 1901. (He died in Winston before it merged with Salem.) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Louisa Phillipina Wilson Bitting (1837 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Anna Henrietta Grace Bitting Whitaker (1859 - 1934)*
  Fanny Julia Bitting (1861 - 1865)*
  Henry Walter Bitting (1865 - 1905)*
  George Beverly Bitting (1866 - 1895)*
  Paul Joseph Bitting (1871 - 1934)*
  Ruby Bitting (1875 - 1875)*
  Daisy Bitting (1876 - 1876)*
  Casper Reuben Bitting (1877 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Salem Cemetery
Winston-Salem
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: SleepingDog
Record added: Mar 14, 2011
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Joseph was a merchant during the War of Northern Aggression. He worked hard to see to the comforts of the community. When Yankee General Stoneman's raiders came through Germanton, Joseph's home and store were torn down.
- Scot Kimel
 Added: Jul. 2, 2013
 
 
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