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 Gilbert Isaac Dewitt

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Gilbert Isaac Dewitt

  • Birth 2 Apr 1877 Harrison Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 4 Mar 1951 Pomona, Howell County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Olden, Howell County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 36701886

Gilbert Isaac Dewitt is the son of Isaac Nelson DeWitt and America Jane Short of Gallia Co., Ohio. In 1892, he married 1) Louvena Holley of Lincoln Co., West Virginia. They had 5 children: Anna, Fred, Vesta, Joseph, and Emma. Louvena died in 1904. Gilbert married 2) Mamie Hindman of Roane Co., West Virginia on February 1, 1907. They had one child: Garnet Inez. He married 3) Vicie Collins on August 5, 1922 in Missouri (unknown county). They had children: Teddie Gilbert, Elizabeth, and Norma Jean (possibly others).

Gilbert worked as a blacksmith in the coal mines of West Virginia and Kentucky. He left West Virginia about 1913-1915, and lived in Arkansas before settling in Dry Creek Township of Howell Co. Missouri about 1920.

MO death cert. #11311

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  • Maintained by: Kim Johnson
  • Originally Created by: Jan Miller
  • Added: 3 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36701886
  • Kim Johnson
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Gilbert Isaac Dewitt (2 Apr 1877–4 Mar 1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36701886, citing Mount Zion Cemetery, Olden, Howell County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Kim Johnson (contributor 47396542) .