Harriet Catherine <I>Lake</I> Brittin

Harriet Catherine Lake Brittin

Fancy Creek, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Death 9 Jun 1927 (aged 81)
Illinois, USA
Burial Sherman, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 37247418 · View Source
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Harriett Catherine Lake, daughter of Bayliss and Eliza Glascock Lake, was born October 22, 1845 in Fancy Creek Township, Sangamon County, Illinois, and died June 9, 1927 at the home of her son, Charles Brittin, near Cantrall, aged 81 years, 7 months, and 17 days.She was married to Evans E. Brittin and to this union were born seven children: five sons, Charles M. Brittin, Arthur T. Brittin, Fred Brittin, Edward B. Brittin, and Roy Brittin; and two daughters, Minnie Eleanor Brittin and Francis Brittin. Her husband and all but three of her children have preceded her in death. There are six grandchildren and one great grandchild.She belonged to a family of ten children, six of whom lived to be over eighty years of age.In her early youth she united with the Methodist Episcopal Church.Her father came to Illinois in the year of 1827, just one hundred years before the last of his children died. Source: Athens Free Press, 17 June 1927

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  • Created by: Iriss Hill
  • Added: 18 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 37247418
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harriet Catherine Lake Brittin (22 Oct 1845–9 Jun 1927), Find A Grave Memorial no. 37247418, citing Fancy Creek Cemetery, Sherman, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Iriss Hill (contributor 46617720) .