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Ancret Elizabeth Payne Devenport
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Birth: Mar. 9, 1875
Death: Feb. 21, 1970

Daughter of Robert Treat and Susan Melinda (Perry) Payne.
Married John Charles Devenport December 23, 1894.

Wellington Leader February 26, 1970

Mrs. J. C. Devenport died in Thomas Nursing Home at 10:35 just a little over a week before her 95th birthday. She had lived in the Wellington area since 1905.

For 51 years, she and her family lived at Loco, where they were active in the affairs of that community. Prior to that, they lived at Hollis and Roswell, New Mexico. In 1956 she moved to her home in Wellington.

The former Ancret Elizabeth Payne, she was born at Gainesville March 9, 1875, the daughter of Robert and Susan Perry Payne. She and Mr. Devenport were married December 23, 1894 at Martin, OK. He preceded her in death August 25, 1955.

Mrs. Devenport had been a member of the Church of Christ since an early age.

Survivors are two daughters and three sons: Mrs. Mable Crawley, Mrs. Grace Martin and T. W. Devenport of Wellington; Bill Devenport of Monahans and Bob Devenport of Farmington, NM.

There are 11 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.
Family links: 
  Robert Treat Payne (1833 - 1923)
  Susan Melinda Perry Payne (1838 - 1916)
  John Charles Devenport (1873 - 1955)
  Mabel Devenport Crawley (1895 - 1971)*
  Theodore W Devenport (1897 - 1984)*
  William Asberry Devenport (1900 - 1985)*
  Robert A Devenport (1903 - 2000)*
  Gertrude Devenport Williams (1907 - 1933)*
  Alva Grace Devenport Martin (1910 - 1992)*
  Charles Otis Payne (1867 - 1914)*
  Nancy Payne Lawrence (1869 - 1963)*
  Ancret Elizabeth Payne Devenport (1875 - 1970)
*Calculated relationship
Fairmount Cemetery
Harmon County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Sec 7 Row 16
Created by: Marsha Robinson
Record added: Mar 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49963924
Ancret Elizabeth <i>Payne</i> Devenport
Added by: Jeanette Perrin Coaly
Ancret Elizabeth <i>Payne</i> Devenport
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