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Nancy M Webb McCain
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Birth: Apr. 13, 1878
Denton County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 14, 1964
San Diego County
California, USA

Private services will be at 4 p.m. today in Greenwood Mortuary for Mrs Nancy McCain, 86, of 1188 Bostonia St., El Cajon, a member of a pioneer Campo family and widow of a man who owned one of the biggest cattle ranches in the county.

Mrs McCain, born in Denton County, Tex., had lived in this area since 1887 when her parents settled at Campo. Her father was Edmond Webb, who operated a grocery and boarding house there. Mrs. McCain in 1907-09 operated a Campo hotel.

At 17 she married Robert L. McCain, who inherited the McCain Valley ranch of his father. The young man ultimately developed the enterprise to encompass 40,000 acres in the Jacumba-Boulevard area.

Mrs McCain, an expert horsewoman, often acccompanied her husband on cattle drives.

Surviving are a son; two daughters, including Mrs. Michelle Barber of San Diego; four grandchildre; 12 great grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. Entombment will be in Greenwood Mausoleum.

Friday, April 1,1964; San Diego Union (San Diego, CA) page 24 Received from Jerry HUffman 
 
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 Parents:
  Edmund Lester Webb (1827 - 1897)
  Louisa Harrington Webb (1836 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert Lee McCain (1869 - 1960)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Darrell McCain (1897 - 1983)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anderson Bennett Webb (1854 - 1914)**
  Lucy Ann Webb Fuquay (1859 - 1913)**
  Margaret Alice Murphy Hill (1863 - 1951)**
  Laura Vivian Webb Legrand (1872 - 1952)*
  Nancy M Webb McCain (1878 - 1964)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: SDGS- from San Diego Union Tribune obit
 
Burial:
Greenwood Memorial Park
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA
Plot: Bible Mausoleum, Eventide, crypt 28B
 
Maintained by: Wilda Dillion
Originally Created by: Larry K
Record added: Feb 07, 2011
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 Added: Jan. 30, 2013
 
 
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