Theron Wilmarth Fitch1,2

M, (10 May 1895 - 7 January 1977)
     Theron Wilmarth Fitch was born on 10 May 1895 at Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa.3,1,2 He was the son of Charles Otis Fitch and Harriet Gertie Leona Josselyn.4 Theron Wilmarth Fitch married, at age 36, Elizabeth Eleanor Kettenring, age 29, daughter of Fred Morgan Kettenring and Katherine Ann McLean, on Saturday, 24 October 1931 at Vancouver, Clark County, Washington.5 Theron Wilmarth Fitch died on 7 January 1977 at Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, at age 81 years, 7 months and 28 days.1,2
Last Edited=17 Jan 2005


  1. [S466] Social Security Death Index, RootsWeb online, at <> (Baltimore, Maryland: U.S. Social Security Administration, July 2004 update). The SSDI component of RootsWeb online is drawn from the Social Security Death Benefits Index of the U.S. Social Security Administration. THERON FITCH, birth listed as 10 Mar 1895, died listed as Jan 1977, issued in the State of Oregon. Last residence Portland, Multnomah, OR, last benefit (none specified). Accessed 17 Jan 2005.
  2. [S555] Roger Fitch, "Family Group Sheets, Kettenring Family Changes, Corrections and Updates," supplied 4 January 2005 ([address for private use,] Omaha, Nebraska; USA).
  3. [S10] Betty Leigh (Kettenring) Shellenberger, "Family Group Sheets; Kettenring Family," supplied 1 August 2001 (15606 South Gilbert Road, #29, Chandler, Arizona 85225, USA). shows incorrect date of birth as 10 May, instead of 10 March.
  4. [S557] Roger Fitch, Omaha, Nebraska, USA [e-address for private use,] to Kevin L. Sholder, e-mail, 17 January 2005, "Genealogy; Kettenring," Sholder Research Files; privately held by Kevin Leonard Sholder, [(e-address) & street address for private use),] Dayton, Ohio, USA.
  5. [S10] Betty Leigh (Kettenring) Shellenberger, "Kettenring Family."