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Mary Elizabeth Rice Blitch
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Birth: Aug. 31, 1869
Georgia, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 1944
Gainesville
Alachua County
Florida, USA

FL Times Union
Jacksonville, Duval, FL
23 Jan 1944
Page 12 Column 4
Mrs. W. D. Blitch, 75, mother of James D. Blitch and Mrs. Ralph Tompkins of Jacksonville, died yesterday at the home of a son in Gainesville, according to word received here last night. She had been in ill health for more than two weeks. Besides her son and daughter here, Mrs. Blitch is survived by her husband, W. D. Blitch, and son, Aaron Blitch, of Gainesville' two other sons, L. J. Blitch, Lincoln, Neb. and Jess Blitch, in military service overseas, and three daughters, Mrs. Tompkins, Mrs. Lucy Watts, Ocala and Mrs. T. T. Myers of Waycross, Ga. Funeral arrangements to be announced later, are under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home at Gainesville.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Aaron Rice (1846 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  William Duncan Blitch (1864 - 1955)*
 
 Children:
  Lucy Ann Blitch Watts (1885 - 1951)*
  Martha Etta Blitch Myers (1888 - 1980)*
  Lacy Joseph Blitch (1890 - 1974)*
  James Daniel Blitch (1892 - 1969)*
  Mary Blitch Shaw (1897 - 1934)*
  William Brown Blitch (1902 - 1934)*
  Aaron Franklin Blitch (1906 - 1983)*
  Ida Mae Blitch Tompkins (1908 - 1978)*
  Jesse Willard Blitch (1916 - 1991)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Married William Duncan Blitch 3 Jan 1885; Mother of 9
 
Burial:
Newnansville Cemetery
Alachua
Alachua County
Florida, USA
 
Maintained by: Betty Tompkins McMenemy
Originally Created by: Ann Parkinson
Record added: Dec 04, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16909074
Mary Elizabeth <i>Rice</i> Blitch
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Mary Elizabeth <i>Rice</i> Blitch
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Mary Elizabeth <i>Rice</i> Blitch
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