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Mary Catherine Gray Apperson
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1831
Montgomery County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 21, 1914
Dallas County
Texas, USA

Her parents were: Andrew Kincade Gray and Elizabeth Overstreet
Mrs Mary C Apperson, aged 83, died yesterday at her home 212 S Lancaster Avenue, Oak Cliff. Funeral service will be held at the residence at 9 o'clock this morning, the Rev J A Walkup, assisted by Rev E R Barcus, officiating. The burial will be at Wilmer.
Mrs Apperson, who was the widow of J P Apperson, at one time a large land owner in Dallas County was born in Montgomery Co., Illinois, Nov 17, 1831. She came to Texas and settled near Wilmer, Dallas County in 1846. She was married to Mr Apperson 1850. She came to Dallas in 1897.
She leaves six children: Mrs George W Owens, Mrs C L Browning, Mrs E B Robbins, Frank Apperson, Andrew Apperson and Petty Apperson and one sister, Mrs Susan Trigger of Amarillo.
Family links: 
  James Petty Apperson (1829 - 1913)*
  Willie A. Apperson (1852 - 1852)*
  Franklin Theodore Apperson (1853 - 1924)*
  Andrew Peter Apperson (1855 - 1932)*
  Alice Elizabeth Apperson Owens (1858 - 1927)*
  Edward B Apperson (1860 - 1883)*
  Allen Petty Apperson (1862 - 1925)*
  Mary Emma Lee Apperson Robbins (1865 - 1952)*
  Thomas Lloyd Apperson (1868 - 1896)*
  Eula May Apperson Browning (1871 - 1928)*
*Calculated relationship
She Died as She Lived A pure upright woman
Trinity Cemetery
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Created by: William E. "Bill" Robins...
Record added: Aug 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29044033
Mary Catherine <i>Gray</i> Apperson
Added by: William E. "Bill" Robinson
Mary Catherine <i>Gray</i> Apperson
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- NameGatherer
 Added: Aug. 11, 2014
A photo and article about Mary and her husband was published in The Dallas Morning News on August 21, 1904, in tribute to their 54th wedding anniversary.
- Marilyn Kosanke
 Added: Dec. 28, 2011

- William E. "Bill" Robinson
 Added: Oct. 20, 2011

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