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 Elizabeth Irene <I>Sanders</I> Wehr

Elizabeth Irene Sanders Wehr

Death 26 Mar 1926 (aged 57)
Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio, USA
Burial Cornersburg, Mahoning County, Ohio, USA
Plot Row 20
Memorial ID 41289085 · View Source
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Elizabeth Irene (Sanders) Blake Wehr

Elizabeth was the daughter of William and Hannah (Lane) Sanders, born 18 Apr 1868 in Staffordshire, England. She arrived in the US in 1876. Elizabeth had sisters Jane (1860-?), Amy Blanch (1866-1953), Esther Ellen (1872-1939), Hannah (1870), Martha Mattie (1877-1937) and Mary Polly (1861-1939). She had brothers William (1870) and Thomas (1882-1951). She married William Henry Blake in 1886 and they had two daughters Mary Elizabeth (b. 1887) and Nettie E. (b. 1889). William was tragically killed by a train accident in Sept 1889. Elizabeth married Norman Elvert Wehr in 1894. They had Howard N, Roy, Frank E, Kenneth T, Clyde, and one child who died at birth. Elizabeth died 26 Mar 1926 in Youngstown, Mahoning Co. OH at 57 y 1 g Cemetery, Row 20, Cornersburg, Canfield Township, Mahoning County, OH.

Mahoning Dispatch, Fri, 2 Apr 1926:
"Mrs. Elizabeth Wehr, 57, wife of Norman Wehr, died last Friday at her home in Youngstown after an illness of nine weeks with complications. She was a woman well known and highly esteemed in this community and a member of Central Christian church in Youngstown. She is survived by her husband and seven children, several brothers and sisters and 12 grandchildren. Funeral services held Tuesday afternoon from the home were in charge of Rev. Amunson. Interment in Cornersburg cemetery."

Death Certificate for Elizabeth Irene Wehr – file no. 4021618

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 41289085
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