From the DeSoto County GenWeb Project: "Arabella McAninch Dalehite – 1840 – 1893. Wife of Rufus P. Dalehite.
Born in DeSoto County, Mississippi, the daughter of William (b. 1804, KY) and Maria (b. 1806, TN) McAninch. The family is listed in the 1850 DeSoto Census (p. 365) where she had the following siblings: P. E. A. (f), 20, TN; John, 17, TN; Asberry, 11, MS; Alpheus, 10, MS; Erastus, 7, MS; Laura, 6, MS; Zach T., 4, MS. She married Rufus P. Dalehite on December 28, 1854. They had one child, Robert, born in 1861. Four of Arabella's brothers served in the Confedeate army: Asberry (A. B.) served in Co. I, 29th Mississippi Regiment and died in April 1862; Alpheus served in Co. I, 29th Mississippi Regiment as was wounded at Murfreesboro, TN on December 31, 1862; Erastus served in Co. I, 29th Mississippi Regiment and was captured at Lookout Mountain on November 24, 1863; Zachary Taylor, served in Co. A, Blythe's Cavalry."
Annie Dalehite Pledger (1883 - 1956)*
McAninch Family Cemetery
Created by: Laura S.
Record added: Mar 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34617600