|Birth: ||Feb. 24, 1854|
|Death: ||Apr. 27, 1940|
Mrs. W. B. McCleskey Dies At Her Home In This City
Mrs. Hannah Elmeta McCleskey, age 88 years, wife of the late Warren B. McCleskey, died at her home 211 West Columbia, Saturday afternoon at 5.
Born in Louisiana, Mrs. McCleskey was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. N. W. Watson, early settlers of this county, with whom she came here when a child of three years. Except for one year, she had been a continuous resident of the county for 85 years.
When 23 years old, she was married to Warren B. McCleskey, rancher and farmer, who was a pioneer in the cattle business in this section and a partner of C.B. Rider until Rider's death in 1885.
Mr. McCleskey died in 1920 and surviving are 4 daughters and 3 sons: Mrs. R.L. Hebbard, Saskatchewan, Canada; Mrs. Elmo Walls, Lubbock;,Mrs. Bess M. Turpin,Fort Worth; Mrs.John A. Miller, Colton, Ca;, N.W. McCleskey, Big Springs, Tx;George H. McCleskey, Clarendon, Tx; and Ned McCleskey, of Mineral Wells,Tx, interment at Dicey.
Obituary from the Daily Herald [town,state?], 29 April 1940
Nathaniel Watson (1812 - 1888)
Margaret Quinn Watson (1812 - 1870)
Warren B. McCleskey (1851 - 1920)*
Lillie Catherine McCleskey Wall (1877 - 1960)*
Rosa McCleskey (1879 - 1880)*
Nathan Warren McCleskey (1881 - 1944)*
David Francis McCleskey (1882 - 1938)*
Rosa Mae McCleskey Miller (1886 - 1966)*
George H. McCleskey (1890 - 1972)*
Bessie McCleskey Page (1892 - 1969)*
Edward G McCleskey (1896 - 1966)*
William Jasper Watson (1838 - 1863)*
Mary A Watson Drum (1841 - 1874)*
Adaline Corina Watson Stevens (1844 - 1873)*
Francis Marion Watson (1849 - 1924)*
Elameda Hannah Watson McCleskey (1854 - 1940)
Infant Son Watson (1885 - 1885)**
Florence N. Watson (1888 - 1888)**
Created by: Sandra
Record added: Jul 06, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14836171
Added: Feb. 22, 2009
Elameda Hannah Watson McCleskey, b. Feb 24, 1854; d. Apr 27, 1940, daughter of Nathan Watson and Margaret Quinn|
Added: Jul. 8, 2006