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 Edith Beleria <I>Swan</I> Means

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Edith Beleria Swan Means

  • Birth 1 Jun 1877 Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 18 May 1930 Moline, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 32694336


Edith was the daughter of John W. Swan and Josephine Adella Clark.

In 1892, at the age of 15, Edith married Frank Hummer, and they had a daughter, Violet Irene. The marriage ended in divorce.

In 1895, she married Lewis C. Morris, which also ended in divorce.

July 23 1898, Edith married Harry Bruner Means, the son of James Douglas & Martha Annis (Hascall) Means.

Together they had 10 children;
William, Ruth, Raymond, Harry E., Adella, Frank, Gerald, Eunice, Frederick and Caroline.

Edith is remembered by her children as a loving and good mother, who died too young.


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  • Created by: AnnBerry
  • Added: 6 Jan 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 32694336
  • AnnBerry
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edith Beleria Swan Means (1 Jun 1877–18 May 1930), Find A Grave Memorial no. 32694336, citing Chippiannock Cemetery, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by AnnBerry (contributor 47062794) .