The Hitts of Mississippi and related families

The Hitt Sisters (Edgie, Folsie, Tack, Carrie, Alice) and others

Edgeworth Shyves “Edgie” HittAge: 5518801936

Name
Edgeworth Shyves “Edgie” Hitt
Given names
Edgeworth Shyves
Nickname
Edgie
Surname
Hitt
Birth December 30, 1880 31 25
Birth of a brotherJames Washington “Boss” Hitt
June 16, 1883 (Age 2)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Jane “Tack” Hitt
November 30, 1885 (Age 4)
Birth of a sisterWinna Folsie Hitt
May 16, 1888 (Age 7)
Note: social security death index lists 1887 as birth year.
Birth of a sisterCarrie Fletcher Hitt
May 16, 1892 (Age 11)
Death of a paternal grandmotherNancy Hitt
1895 (Age 14)

Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Ann Gary
1897 (Age 16)

Death of a motherMary Emma Hughes
February 3, 19014:00 a.m. (Age 20)
Cause: ruptured appendix (according to Lucile Hitt Hollingsworth)
Death of a fatherReuben Martin Hitt
September 13, 1932 (Age 51)
Death October 27, 1936 (Age 55)

Burial
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father
mother
elder brother
16 months
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
2 years
herself
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
Family with Burrel Samuel Hood - View this family
husband
herself
daughter
Private
son
Private

Media objectThe Hitt Sisters (Edgie, Folsie, Tack, Carrie, Alice) and othersThe Hitt Sisters (Edgie, Folsie, Tack, Carrie, Alice) and others
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Media objectLetter from Edgie to Joel about Emma's deathLetter from Edgie to Joel about Emma's death
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