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Blanche Adelaide Tidmarsh Wedge Sheehan
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Birth: Jun. 7, 1886
Millburn
Lake County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 1949
Lake Villa
Lake County
Illinois, USA

After her parents died at very young ages, she was adopted by the Henry Wedge family, her father's employer before he died. She received her teachering certificate when she finished 8th grade.

Blanche was named after two of her mother's good friends.

She married Daniel Sheehan in 1904 in Lake Villa, Lake Co., IL. They had 10 children together: Francis "Frank" who died as an infant, Mary Arline "Arline", William Howard "Howard", Estelle Miriam "Stella", John Robert "Robert, Bob", Margaret Hazel "Hazel", Daniel Elmer "Elmer", Joseph Michael, Warren Bernard "Doc", and Emmet Charles "Bud".

Taken from the Waukegan Weekly Newspaper on 2 Jul 1898:
"Miss Blanche Tidmarsh is the happy possessor of a new phone." 
 
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 Parents:
  William Tidmarsh (____ - 1901)
  Stella Estelle Clark (1873 - 1892)
 
 Spouse:
  Daniel Sheehan (1883 - 1950)
 
 Children:
  Francis Sheehan (____ - 1907)*
  Mary Arline Sheehan Slazes (1907 - 1994)*
  William Howard Sheehan (1909 - 1935)*
  Estelle Miriam Sheehan Stahmer (1910 - 1969)*
  John Robert Sheehan (1911 - 1956)*
  Margaret Hazel Sheehan Justice (1913 - 2004)*
  Daniel Elmer Sheehan (1915 - 2000)*
  Joseph Michael Sheehan (1916 - 1979)*
  Warren Bernard Sheehan (1918 - 1997)*
  Emmet Charles Sheehan (1923 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Blanche Adelaide Tidmarsh Wedge Sheehan (1886 - 1949)
  Otto Ward Tidmarsh (1889 - 1943)*
  Warren Tidmarsh (1892 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ascension Catholic Cemetery
Libertyville
Lake County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Suze
Record added: Jun 14, 2008
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Blanche Adelaide <i>Tidmarsh Wedge</i> Sheehan
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Blanche Adelaide <i>Tidmarsh Wedge</i> Sheehan
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Blanche Adelaide <i>Tidmarsh Wedge</i> Sheehan
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