Philip Sheridan Fitch1

#20241, (16 May 1898 - 17 February 1985)
Father*Isom Fitch2 (1874 - 1915)
Mother*Alice Bell Bateman2 (1877 - 1961)


Jeanette Marie Simpson b. 1899, d. 1990
Child 1.Warren T Fitch7 (1921 - 1999)
Birth*16 May 1898He was born on 16 May 1898 at Marion Co., IndianaG.1 
20 June 1900He appeared on the census of 20 June 1900 in the household of Susan Tredway at Lost River Twp., Martin Co., IndianaG, as Sheridan, age 1, b. IN.3 
27 April 1910He appeared on the census of 27 April 1910 in the household of Isom Fitch and Alice Bell Bateman at Washington Twp., Daviess Co., IndianaG, as Sherdon, dau. [sic], age 11, b. IN.4 
Marriage*3 April 1920He married Jeanette Marie Simpson, daughter of Elijah S Simpson and Mary Elizabeth Tennyson, on 3 April 1920 at Detroit, Wayne Co., MichiganG.5 
17 April 1930He and Jeanette Marie Simpson appeared on the census of 17 April 1930 at 355 Chippendale Avenue, Roseville, Macomb Co., MichiganG.6 
Death*17 February 1985He died on 17 February 1985 at 5426 E. 39th Street, Indianapolis, Marion Co., IndianaG, at age 86.1 


  1. [S1672] Indiana Death Certificates 1899-2011/2017, Indiana State Board of Health, Death Certificates, 1900–2011, Certificates 1985, roll 4, img. 844/3040. State No. 85-009823, Local No. 1236. Philip S Fitch, b. IN 16 May 1898, son of Isam (unavailable) and Alice Bateman; husb. of Jeanette M Simpson, res. 5426 E. 39th Street, Indianapolis IN, realtor; d. at res. 17 Feb 1985, age 86, cardiac arrest; inf. Warren Fitch, son, res. 5903 N. Rural, Indianapolis IN; bur. Washington Park East, Indianapolis IN, online
  2. [S1672] Indiana Death Certificates 1899-2011, cert. of Philip S Fitch.
  3. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Susan (61), wid., b. and mother b. IN, father b. KY, farmer, 11 children, 8 living.
  4. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Isom (35), b. and parents b. IN, farm laborer; Alice (33), b. and parents b. IN, 8 children, all living; marr. 12 yrs.
  5. [S1406] Michigan Marriage Records, 1867-1952, online, Registers, 1887 - 1925 > 1916 - 1920 > 1920 Wayne, img. 307/1427, sh. 304, record no. 191605. Philip Sheridan Fitch, age 21, b. IN, son of Isoni [sic] Fitch and Alice Bateman, machinist, res. Detroit MI; and Jeanette Simpson, age 21, b. IN, dau. of Elija Simpson and Elizabeth Simpson, cigar maker, res. Evansville IN; marr. 3 Apr 1920, Detroit MI, by Peter F Stair, clergyman; witn. Margaret Case and Mrs. Peter Stair, both res Detroit MI.
  6. [S7] 1930 U.S. Federal Census. Philip S (31), b. and parents b. IN, aluminum factory commercial salesman; Jennette M (31), b. and parents b. IN.
  7. [S1672] Indiana Death Certificates 1899-2011, Certificates 1999, roll 27. img. 1680/2054. State No. 107131, Local No. 7131. Warren T Fitch, b. Evansville IN 14 Feb 1921, son of Philip S Fitch and Jenette [sic] Simpson; wid., postal mail clerk, res. 5141 Fall Creek Rd., Indianapolis IN; d. at son's res., 9301 Washington Blvd., Indianapolis, Marion Co. IN, age 78, circulatory failure; inf. Dan Fitch, son; bur. Memorial Park Cemetery, Indianapolis IN.