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Edith Geddes Bartholomew
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Birth: Jun. 20, 1866
Death: Nov. 1, 1942

Register-Republic (Rockford, IL)
Monday, November 2, 1942

Mrs. Edith Bartholomew, 76, route 1, Alpine road, died at 5 p.m. yesterday at North Rockford hospital following several weeks of illness. She was the widow of Stephen Bartholomew.

Survivors are three sons, Stanley and Douglas of Rockford and Gene of Dallas, Tex.; a sister, Mrs. M.L. Patterson of Rockford; a brother Robert Geddes of Rockford; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. A son, Lester, preceded her in death.

Mrs. Bartholomew was born June 20, 1866, at Avon, N.Y. She held membership in Westminster Presbyterian church and the Union grange.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the McAllister-Jullian funeral home, 304 North 5th street. The Rev. James Benson, pastor of Westminster church, will officiate, and burial will be in Cedar Bluff cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Alexander Geddes (1823 - 1905)
  Jane Cormack Geddes (1833 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Stephen Douglas Bartholomew (1864 - 1916)
 
 Children:
  Leslie F Bartholomew (1893 - 1927)*
  Stanley Alexander Bartholomew (1898 - 1978)*
 
 Siblings:
  Isabella Geddes (____ - 1858)*
  Sarah Geddes Halley (1852 - 1913)*
  Jennie Geddes Hill (1853 - 1925)*
  James Alexander Geddes (1855 - 1927)*
  Margaret A Geddes Wishop (1859 - 1926)*
  Mary Louise Geddes Patterson (1861 - 1948)*
  William G Geddes (1863 - 1939)*
  Edith Geddes Bartholomew (1866 - 1942)
  Robert B Geddes (1868 - 1950)*
  David Geddes (1872 - 1889)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
76 yrs 4 mos 11 days
 
Burial:
Cedar Bluff Cemetery
Rockford
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
Plot: 13 026 05
 
Maintained by: Dale Andrew Wishop
Originally Created by: Mookie
Record added: Jan 13, 2013
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Edith <i>Geddes</i> Bartholomew
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Edith <i>Geddes</i> Bartholomew
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