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William McClellan Zittle
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Birth: Nov. 17, 1861
Boonsboro (Washington County)
Washington County
Maryland, USA
Death: Sep. 2, 1898
Hagerstown
Washington County
Maryland, USA

William McClellan Zittle, eldest child of Malinda J. (née Spielman) and Joseph Zittle, was born 17 November 1861 in Boonsboro, Washington County, Maryland. (George B. McClellan had been made general-in-chief of the Union Army on 1 November 1861.)

William Zittle and Emma Alice Sigler were married on 4 February 1883 in Hagerstown, Washington County.

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1870 U.S. Census, District 6, Washington Co., Maryland; dwelling 79, family 80, lines 24-28, p. 225B (printed), p. 10 (written), 17 Jun 1870. (P.O.: Boonsboro)
24. Zittle, Joseph, 33, day laborer ($500; $200), Maryland.
25. ----- Melinda, 33, keeping house, Maryland.
26. ----- William McC., 8, at home, Maryland.
27. ----- Jacob, 7, at home, Maryland.
28. ----- Charles E., 2, at home, Maryland.

1880 U.S. Census, E.D. 157, Tilghmanton Dist., Washington Co., Maryland; dwelling 255, family 266, p. 32 (written), 24 Jun 1880.
19. Fahrney, Calvin, 24 [head], carriage builder & painter.
20. Ellen E., 23, wife, keeps house.
21. Geo. Carson, 20, boarder, carriage smith.
22. William Zittle, 18, boarder, carriage smith; born in Maryland, parents in Md.

The 1900 census indicates that Emma Zittle was the mother of five children; four of them living.

"Mrs. Emma Alice Sexton, resident of Marne vicinity [Cass Co., Iowa]...daughter of Abraham Sigler, was born Oct. 20, 1861, in Sharpsburg, Md., and was married Feb. 4., 1883, at Hagerstown, Md., to William McClelland [sic] Zittle, who died Sept. 3, 1899. She was married to Joseph Hartley Sexton, Feb 4, 1915...The surviving children are Mrs. George [Virtie] Sitler of Oregon, Ill., and Robert Zittle of Springfield, Ill..." ("Marne Lady Dies Early Yesterday," Atlantic News Telegraph, Iowa, 18 Jun 1928.)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Zittle (1837 - 1907)
  Malinda J. Spielman Zittle (1836 - 1903)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma Sexton (1861 - 1928)
 
 Children:
  Robert McClellan Zittle (1883 - 1964)*
  Clarence W. Zittle (1887 - 1918)*
 
 Siblings:
  William McClellan Zittle (1861 - 1898)
  Jacob David Zittle (1862 - 1909)*
  Emma Jane Zittle (1868 - ____)*
  Charles Edward Zittle (1868 - 1942)*
  Anna Elizabeth Zittle Smith (1871 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Boonsboro Cemetery
Boonsboro (Washington County)
Washington County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: blueheron14
Record added: Mar 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66947013
William McClellan Zittle
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William McClellan Zittle
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William McClellan Zittle
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