Shelby  County  Indiana


The  Shelbyville  Republican
Tuesday May 6, 1919
Page 1 column 5
William Belangee, Civil War Veteran,
Widely Known Over The County
          William Belangee, seventy-four years old, a veteran of the civil war, died Monday night at eight-thirty o'clock at his home in Hendricks township.  His death was caused by a complication of diseases.  Mr. Belangee had lived on the Hendricks township place for 25 years.  He was known to many of his friends as "Uncle Billy."
          Mr. Belangee was born in Franklin county, Indiana on August 12, 1844.  At the age of eighteen years he enlisted with Company F, 68th regiment and served with the Union army during three years of the civil war.  He had been a member of the Second Mt. Pleasant Baptist church since February 15, 1866.  He was also a member of Dumont Post, G.A.R., of this city.
          He was married to  Mary Elizabeth Thurston  on December 21, 1865.  Mrs. Belangee died fifteen years ago.  Six children were born to them, one son,  William H. Belangee,  at home, also survives.  Four grand children and twelve great grandchildren also survive.
          Funeral services will be held Thursday at ten o'clock at the second Mt. Pleasant church and burial will be made in the church cemetery, Stewart & Fix in charge.
Contributed by Barb Huff for Judy Sebastian

The  Shelbyville  Republican
Tuesday May 3, 1904
Page 4
          Mrs. Mary E. Belangee, wife of  William Belangee  died at their home in Hendricks township at 5:30 a.m., May 1st, of lung trouble.  She leaves a husband and one son, and many others.  Funeral will be at 2nd Mt. Pleasant, Tuesday at 11 a.m., in charge of Edwards & Hageman.
Contributed by Barb Huff for Judy Sebastian

The  Franklin  Democrat
Friday, March 24, 1899
Volume XXXIX, Number 37
Page 1, column 5
Local and Personal.
          Eldora,  daughter of  Wm. and Mary Belangee,  died at their residence in Hendricks township, Shelby county, at six a.m. March 16, aged twenty-one.  Funeral services were held Saturday at Second Mt. Pleasant.

Page 6, column 2
          The funeral of  Eldora Balanger [sic]  was preached by Bro. Duncan at this place on Saturday morning.
Notes:  Date of birth, 11 Jun 1877 (calculated from age at death).  Date of death, 16 Mar 1899 Shelby County, Indiana.
Contributed by Mark McCrady and Cathea Curry

The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday November 29, 1888
Page 3 column 1
          Maggie, the 20 year old daughter of  William and Elizabeth Belangee, of West Hendricks township, died at 7 a.m. Sunday, November 25th 1888, and was buried at 2nd Mt. Pleasant Monday, the funeral procession leaving the house at 11 a.m.  Services at the church, the Rev. John Reece officiating.  D. B. Wilson, funeral director.
Contributed by Barb Huff for Judy Sebastian

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