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William Albert Witt
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Birth: Nov. 30, 1888
Rochester
Monroe County
New York, USA
Death: May 3, 1943
Portland
Jay County
Indiana, USA

Third of seven children of Gustav & Augusta Fritz Witt, Bill loved horses singing and acting.
After serving in W. W. I, he was elected mayor of the Village of Sibley, IL.

Bill married Ida Christina Henrichs on Feb. 16, 1923 in Sibley. The couple moved to Jay Co. IN and began farming. They had one daughter, Ardele Ida Mae.

Bill died of a heart attack. He was a very heavy smoker. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Gustav Witt (1856 - 1938)
  Augusta Fritz Witt (1858 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Ida Christina Henrichs Witt (1896 - 1963)*
 
 Children:
  Ardele Ida Mae Witt Green (1923 - 1991)*
 
 Siblings:
  Johanna Helena Adelgunda Witt Gerken (1886 - 1943)*
  Henry Karl Wilhelm Witt (1887 - 1957)*
  William Albert Witt (1888 - 1943)
  Friedrich Ernest Witt (1890 - 1957)*
  Marie Adelgunda Helena Witt Brucker (1892 - 1917)*
  Ida Martha Witt Franks (1894 - 1974)*
  Herman Gustav Witt (1896 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Park Cemetery
Portland
Jay County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Rosetta
Record added: Aug 06, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6666377
William Albert Witt
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William Albert Witt
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William Albert Witt
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Added by: Dianna Kay Chowning Woodbury
 
 
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Thank you
- Lulabell
 Added: Mar. 16, 2014
Thank you for serving in the Great War to make the world safe for democracy. Your great niece,
- Rosetta
 Added: Dec. 12, 2005
 
 
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