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Sarah Eleanor "Ella" McChesney Wigginton
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1858
Fredonia
Caldwell County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 5, 1902
Plano
Collin County
Texas, USA

Brief Biographical Sketch of
Sarah Eleanor "Ella" McChesney Wigginton
By Grace McChesney Boerner, 2010

Sarah Eleanor "Ella" was born to James Hervey and Eleanor Jane McChesney on Feb 8, 1858 in Fredonia, Caldwell County, Kentucky.
She was the 7th child and 2nd daughter of 13 children born to J. H. and Eleanor Jane. She Married Joseph Nathan Wigginton in 1882, who was a miller by occupation. They had one son, John Hervey Wigginton who was born in 1883. The 1900 Census shows that Joseph and Ella with son, J. Hervey in Plano, Texas. Here, Joseph's occupation was a teamster, [wagon driver]. Ella died in Plano, Texas, in 1902.

Their son, John H. Wigginton went to live with his aunt, Kirby Smith McChesney Fitzpatrick where he played in a band. John served in the US armed forces both in World War I and World War II.

Son John Hervey Wigginton's grave site is at the Long Island National Cemetery in Farmingdale, Suffolk
John Hervey Wigginton
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Hervey McChesney (1814 - 1885)
  Eleanor Jane Millikan McChesney (1825 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Nathan Wigginton (1859 - 1945)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jefferson Worth McChesney (1850 - 1890)*
  Virginia McChesney Garner (1852 - 1939)*
  Robert Hise McChesney (1853 - 1909)*
  Vernon Twiggs McChesney (1854 - 1888)*
  Persifer Bennett McChesney (1855 - 1866)*
  Montgomery Douglas McChesney (1856 - 1857)*
  Sarah Eleanor McChesney Wigginton (1858 - 1902)
  Andrew Sevier McChesney (1860 - 1932)*
  Lady May Davis McChesney Mason (1861 - 1910)*
  Rebel Dixie McChesney Quick (1863 - 1948)*
  Nancy Emeline McChesney (1867 - 1944)*
  Dollie Grace McChesney (1871 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Sarah Eleanor McChesney
Wife of
Joseph Nathan Wigginton
1857 - 1902
 
Burial:
Plano Mutual Cemetery
Plano
Collin County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: GracieB
Originally Created by: June
Record added: Apr 26, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10856040
Sarah Eleanor Ella <i>McChesney</i> Wigginton
Added by: mystic75074
 
Sarah Eleanor Ella <i>McChesney</i> Wigginton
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Added by: L Fuller
 
 
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- mystic75074
 Added: Apr. 25, 2010
 
 
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