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George Ditton, Jr
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Birth: Dec. 27, 1894
Huntington County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1921
Muncie
Delaware County
Indiana, USA

Veteran, US ARMY, WWI.

George was the son of George and Melissa VanDyne Ditton. He married Lavere Jane, the daughter of Aaron and Georgetta Conwell Bell, on June 14, 1917 in Muncie. They were the parents of a son, Clarence Howard Ditton.

He was riding in the passenger seat of a car being driven by his friend, Frederick D. Elliott. The vehicle veered, ran off the road and hit a culvert, ejecting George and killing him instantly. Following funeral services, on February 22, 1921, Mr. Ditton's remains were laid to rest at Beech Grove Cemetery, with full military honors. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Ditton (1857 - 1930)
  Melissa VanDyne Ditton (1861 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Lavere Jane Bell Wake (1895 - 1944)
 
 Siblings:
  Bessie E Ditton Randall (1880 - 1968)*
  Homer Ditton (1884 - 1977)*
  Sarah Ditton Chesterman (1891 - 1967)*
  George Ditton (1894 - 1921)
  Emma Ditton (1896 - 1911)*
  Edith Ditton Stewart (1899 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Beech Grove Cemetery
Muncie
Delaware County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sect American Legion
 
Created by: Honor
Record added: Nov 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80224698
George Ditton, Jr
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George Ditton, Jr
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 Added: Nov. 11, 2011
 
 
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