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Nancy Warnick McGrath
Birth: Mar. 9, 1856
Carroll County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 1878
McKinley County
New Mexico, USA

Nancy Warnick McGrath, along with her husband, James Alonzo McGrath, and their oldest child, William Lindsay McGrath, traveled by wagon train with other Latter-Day Saints converts from Georgia, Alabama and Arkansas led by Nelson P. Beebee. It arrived near Ramah, New Mexico in the Fall, 1877. Known as the "Arkansas Travelers", they were on their way to the Little Colorado River in Arizona. They were caught in a heavy blizzard while camped there. Smallpox swept through the group. Thirteen died of smallpox and are buried in the Savoia Pioneer Cemetery including Nancy Warnick McGrath and her newborn daughter Mary. They are buried together in the same grave. 
Savoia Pioneer Cemetery
McKinley County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Raymond McGrath
Record added: Apr 14, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13952335
Nancy <i>Warnick</i> McGrath
Added by: Raymond McGrath
Nancy <i>Warnick</i> McGrath
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