Josephine <I>Remann</I> Edwards

Josephine Remann Edwards

Death 4 Oct 1918 (aged 76)
Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Plot Block 10,108
Memorial ID 42993386 · View Source
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Aged 76yrs 5ms 6dys; niece of First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln and custodian of the Lincoln Home in Springfield, IL. Wife of Albert S. Edwards.

Edwards, Josephine Remann, died at 4:15 a.m. Oct. 4, 1918, at the Lincoln home, 430 South Eighth street, of complication of diseases, at the age of 76 years. Funeral services will be held tomorrow at the Lincoln home. Interment will be made in Oak Ridge cemetery.

Surviving are Georgia H. Edwards, Mary E. Brown and N. Wirt Edwards. IL State Journal, Springfield, IL 10-5-1918

Funeral services for Mrs. Josephine Remann Edwards, niece-in-law of Abraham Lincoln, who died Friday at the Lincoln homestead, 430 South Eighth street, will be held today at the home. Rev. Father Edward Haughton will have charge of the services and interment will be made in Oak Ridge cemetery. Pallbearers will be Dr. George S. Stericker, John Black, John M. Brinkerhoff, Carl Klaholt, Frank D. Whipp and Robert Matheny.

The decedent was a member of a prominent famly of the state, and for twenty-three years was custodian of Lincoln Home. IL State Journal, Springfield, IL 10-6-1918

Marriage: Illinois Statewide Marriage Certificates
1863-06-03 00000467 SANGAMON

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  • Created by: BjJ
  • Added: 12 Oct 2009
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