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DKOWN (#46637473)
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Keil
RE: George Opitz Jr. 76207595
Not a problem at all. Yours was one of the most prompt I've ever gotten and it's all good now. Thanks again!
Added by Keil on Jan 29, 2015 4:32 PM
Keil
George Opitz Jr. 76207595
Thanks so much for helping me get these sorted out and add these photos. Best regards. Kathie
Added by Keil on Jan 29, 2015 11:42 AM
Keil
George Opitz Jr. 76207595
Hello:

Would you be so kind as to move the two death certificates on George Opitz Jr.'s memorial over to the correct person they belong to... his father George William Opitz Sr. # 127799039?

George Sr. is the husband of a sister of my maternal grandmother's, making Jr. a distant cousin. If you would make these two moves I can add two photos I have for George Jr. The certificates will fit onto Sr.'s memorials where they correctly belong.

Thank you very much for this help and for all the contributions you have made to Find A Grave.

Kathie Keil Crozier

Added by Keil on Jan 29, 2015 9:32 AM
Pat Shaw
RE: Elizabeth Ritchie 107271861
Thank you
Added by Pat Shaw on Jan 22, 2015 8:52 AM
Linda Trumblee
RE: Sally Wallace 7983211
Thanks for info
Added by Linda Trumblee on Jan 21, 2015 9:28 AM
Pat Shaw
Ritchie
I found my answer caused by NWMGS posting a memorial for her which now looks like a dup
Added by Pat Shaw on Jan 20, 2015 9:44 AM
Pat Shaw
Edward Henry Walden (1918 - 1926)*
Am confused. Her headstone reads Mary Ritchey
The link to her son Edward Henry Walden takes you to a link for his parents which is in a different cem. plus has headstones for them? Are you sure which is correct? Elizabeth Mary Bledsoe Ritchie was married to a Walden? Are they the same person buried in two cems or ??? Thanks DKOWN

Elizabeth Mary Bledsoe Ritchie
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Birth: Jun. 25, 1887
Holt County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 23, 1940
Andrew County
Missouri, USA

Daughter of Willard and Susan "Carroll" Bledsoe; Lum Ritchie


Missouri Death Certificate #24483
Rural-Clay, Andrew, Missouri

ELIZABETH MARY RITCHIE
female, white, married
husband: Lum Ritchie who is alive and 55 years old
Birth: June 25, 1887, Holt Co., Missouri
Age: 53 years 28 days
At home
Father: Willard Bledsoe, Buchanan Co., Missouri
Mother: Susan Carroll, Kentucky
Death: July 23, 1940, 2: a.m.
Cause: Chronic myocarditis
Burial: Forest City, Missouri on July 24, 1940
Undertaker: James Pittjohn, Oregon, Missouri
Informant: Lum Ritchie, Graham, Missouri


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Parents:
Willard Paul Bledsoe (1848 - 1914)
Suson Carroll Dick Bledsoe (1851 - 1926)

Children:
Edward Henry Walden (1918 - 1926)*

Siblings:
Minnie Bledsoe Sinclair (1869 - 1930)*
Charles Austin Bledsoe (1874 - 1944)*
Samuel T. Bledsoe (1876 - 1956)*
Warren Dick Bledsoe (1878 - 1914)*
Nancy Ellen Bledsoe Elder (1881 - 1956)*
Henry L Bledsoe (1882 - 1958)*
George Edmond Bledsoe (1885 - 1957)*
Elizabeth Mary Bledsoe Ritchie (1887 - 1940)
Letha Bledsoe (1893 - 1905)*
Louisa Bledsoe Snider (1895 - 1972)*

*Calculated relationship

Burial:
Union Cemetery
Forest City
Holt County
Missouri, USA

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Maintained by: DKOWN
Originally Created by: David Sharp
Record added: Mar 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107271861
Added by Pat Shaw on Jan 20, 2015 9:37 AM
Laurie Ann Moore
RE: William B. Wallace 31157846
You are very welcome
Added by Laurie Ann Moore on Jan 05, 2015 2:36 PM
Calmly Searching
RE: Mary Troutman
Thank you for taking the time to check it out.
Appreciate your quick response.
Added by Calmly Searching on Dec 30, 2014 3:36 PM
Lillie Riney
RE: Lillard family
Glad to be able to help.
Added by Lillie Riney on Dec 18, 2014 8:19 AM
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