|Birth: ||Dec. 9, 1816, USA|
|Death: ||Aug. 31, 1905|
TERRY, AMERICA: Mrs. America Terry, widow of the late John Terry, and one of the oldest and most highly resepected (sic) ladies of the county, died August 31, at the home of her son, J. W. H. Terry, three miles north of Cookeville. She was eighty-five years old, and her death was due to the infirmities incident to old age. She was a devout member of the Christian church. She is survived by several sons and daughters and a large number of grand children and great-grand-children. She was the mother of Mrs. Jere Whitson of this city. [Date 9/6/1905, Vol. III, No. 31, Page 1]
Regarding your listing:
The obituary you have listed for her is for Francis America Dowell Terry...
I can provide additional documentation if you are interested. It was nice to find
her obituary :) Thanks for posting it!
Links for Francis America Dowell Terry:
John Terry (1815 - 1886)*
Parizetta Frances Terry Whitson (1853 - 1947)*
Created by: Joyce Parker
Record added: Dec 04, 2010
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