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John Fite
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Birth: Sep. 17, 1819
Brown County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 23, 1897
Grant County
Indiana, USA

John Fite was born in Brown County, Ohio. He lived in Grant County, Indiana when he died. The town of Rigdon is on the county line with the cemetery ending up in Madison County, Indiana.

He was first married to Susan (Stout) Fite on 20 Apr 1847 in Brown County, Ohio. Susan died in Nov 1879 in Madison County, Indiana.

He married for a second time to Harriet (Safford) Fite on 17 Sep 1883 in Madison County, Indiana.

John and Susan were parents to: Lafayett Fite; George Fite; Martha (Fite) Street; Oscar Fite; Mary (Fite) Bannon; Jefferson Fite; Clara (Fite) Lewallen; and Permelia (Fite) Davis.


DAILY CHRONICLE, MARION, INDIANA WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24,1897

DEATH OF JOHN FITE

John Fite, aged 72 years and one of the old residents of the county, died last evening at his home near Point Isabel, after suffering several months of a complication of diseases. The funeral will occur tomorrow morning at 10 o'clock, from the residence.


MARION LEADER MARION, INDIANA FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 1897

AN OLD CITIZEN DIES

John Fite, an old and respected citizen of Green township, died at 5 o'clock Tuesday evening after an illness of three years. The funeral occurred at Point Isabel Thursday. Interment was made at Rigdon. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Hattie S. Safford Fite (1822 - 1909)*
 
 Children:
  Martha Fite Street (1852 - 1923)*
  George Fite (1852 - 1880)*
  Oscar Fite (1854 - 1914)*
  Jefferson Fite (1863 - 1880)*
  Clora Fite Lewallen (1865 - 1916)*
  Permelia J. Fite Davis (1868 - 1922)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rigdon Cemetery
Madison County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Row 8
 
Maintained by: Linda
Originally Created by: Night Angel
Record added: Dec 16, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23420803
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- Steve Miller, Son of Betty Miller #132163291
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- Colleen Sanders Broyles
 Added: Sep. 23, 2013
 
 
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