|Birth: ||Oct. 1, 1892|
|Death: ||Jan. 21, 1952|
Forest Hill Cemetery Burial Records
Deceased: Baldwin, Mary Lesh (Mrs. Ira)
Born: 10/1/1892 in Burrows, Indiana
Died: 1/21/1952 in Madison, WI
Father's Name: Allen Lee Lesh
Mother's Maiden Name: Susan Wasson
From: The Delphi Citizen
Thursday, January 24, 1952
Mrs. Mary Lesh Baldwin, wife of Dr. I.L. Baldwin, vice-president of the University of Wisconsin, died suddenly at her home in Madison Monday evening. Her parents were the late Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Lesh of Burrows.
She was graduated from the Delphi High School in 1910 and from Purdue University in 1919. Prior to her marriage she was a member of the faculty of University of Kentucky. Dr. Baldwin, who is a native of Oxford, was a faculty member at Purdue University for several years. The family moved to Madison in 1927.
Surviving with the husband are a daughter, Mrs. Maurice Guptill of Genoa City, Wisconsin; a son, Roberts, who is a Rhodes scholar at Oxford University in England; two granddaughters. A daughter, Frances, met a tragic death in 1940 at the age of 16.
Two sisters, Mrs. Frank Hederich of Camden and Mrs. Walter Martin of route 3, Delphi, and a brother, D. L. Lesh, route 3, Delphi, also survive.
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dau: Helen Lucille (Baldwin) Guptill
b: 20 Feb 1922 in Lafayette, IN
d: 2 Feb 2001 in Arizona
son-in-law: Maurice F. Guptill
b: 9 May 1920 in Elcho, WI
d: 16 Oct 2003 in Arizona
Allen L Lesh (1863 - 1950)
Susan Wasson Lesh (1864 - 1937)
Ira Lawrence Baldwin (1895 - 1999)*
Frances Baldwin (1924 - 1941)*
Mary Lesh Baldwin (1892 - 1952)
Esther M Lesh Hedderich (1894 - 1953)*
Eppie Lesh Martin (1896 - 1961)*
Dwight Lesh (1902 - 1979)*
Forest Hill Cemetery
Plot: Section 14, Lot 024, Grave 3
Created by: AlongTheWay
Record added: Sep 25, 2011
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