Maria Ewing Fitch

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Maria Ewing Fitch (Sherman)

Also Known As: "Minnie"
Birthdate: (62)
Birthplace: Lancaster, Fairfield Co., OH
Death: November 22, 1913 (62)
Gulfport, Harrison Co., MS
Place of Burial: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Maj. Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman (USA) and Eleanor Boyle Sherman
Wife of Thomas William Fitch, Sr. and Gene Reynolds Turner
Ex-wife of Joseph Blumenthal
Mother of William Sherman Fitch; Eleanor Sherman Fitch; Thomas William Fitch, Jr.; Catherine Fitch; Maria Ewing Fitch and 4 others
Sister of Rev. Thomas Ewing Sherman; Robert Otho Sherman; Eleanor Mary Sherman; Rachel Ewing Thorndike; Mary A. Pickering and 3 others

Managed by: Danielle Darling
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About Maria Ewing Fitch

Eldest child of Gen. William T. Sherman & Eleanor Ewing Sherman. Married Thomas William Fitch, 1874, Wash. DC

Though her father was not Catholic her mother raised her in that faith.

She married Thomas Fitch at St. Aloysus Church in Washington D.C. on 1 October 1874. It was a very gala wedding with some 2,000 people in attendance, including President Grant and many of her father's old military comrades.

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Maria Ewing Fitch's Timeline

1851
January 28, 1851
Lancaster, Fairfield Co., OH
1875
June 24, 1875
Age 24
Saint Louis, Saint Louis Co., MO
1876
November 13, 1876
Age 25
Saint Louis, Saint Louis Co., MO
1878
June 24, 1878
Age 27
Lancaster, Fairfield Co., OH
1879
December 25, 1879
Age 28
Saint Louis, Saint Louis Co., MO
1881
September 30, 1881
Age 30
Saint Louis, Saint Louis Co., MO
1883
May 28, 1883
Age 32
Saint Louis, Saint Louis Co., MO
1889
1889
Age 37
Hokah, Houston, Minnesota, United States
1913
November 22, 1913
Age 62
Gulfport, Harrison Co., MS