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Ann Rattan Throckmorton
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Birth: Mar. 25, 1829
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 30, 1895
McKinney
Collin County
Texas, USA

Spouse of the Governor of Texas. They were married in Illinois, Jan 20, 1848. After movig to Texas, Ann settled downto be a wife and mother. She was well-educated and read extensively to keep abreast of the times. Ten children were born to this union and she reared them in a log cabin. Her readings also consisted of Dr. Throckmorton's medical books. He was away from home a lot to give medical care so this pioneer mother took care of her own emergencies. All the Governor's wives' inaugural gowns are held by Texas Women's University. The mannikins are very similar to these ladies. Mrs. Throckmorton is represented as petite, with red hair and a plum-colored dress, adorned by a black lace scarf about her shoulders 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Rattan (1787 - 1854)
  Gillian Hill Rattan (1792 - 1870)
 
 Spouse:
  James Webb Throckmorton (1825 - 1894)
 
 Children:
  Hugh J. Throckmorton (1848 - 1874)*
  Jennie Throckmorton Moore (1851 - 1874)*
  Anna Tollie Dowell (1853 - 1888)*
  Edward C. Throckmorton (1854 - 1912)*
  Hattie Throckmorton Reeves (1859 - 1890)*
  Benjamin E. Throckmorton (1866 - 1910)*
  Lucy Throckmorton Barnett (1869 - 1960)*
  James Webb Throckmorton (1872 - 1941)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hamp Rattan (____ - 1841)*
  John Rattan (1816 - 1878)*
  Temperance Rattan Kincaid (1819 - 1889)*
  Louisa Rattan Witt (1826 - 1880)*
  Mary Jane Rattan Fitzhugh (1828 - 1904)*
  Ann Rattan Throckmorton (1829 - 1895)
  Thomas Hempstead Rattan (1831 - 1896)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Wife of J.W.
 
Burial:
Pecan Grove Cemetery
McKinney
Collin County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: June
Record added: Oct 04, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11882372
Ann <i>Rattan</i> Throckmorton
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Ann <i>Rattan</i> Throckmorton
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Ann <i>Rattan</i> Throckmorton
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