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Ellen Adeline Vernon McKissack
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1835
Hardeman County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 1915
Hardeman County
Tennessee, USA

Daughter of Robert Hicks Vernon and Nancy Epps Chisum both buried in Old Vernon Cemetery.
Ellen's first husband was James Robert Sumners, he died young. Her second husband was Robert James McKissack, burial may be in the Vernon Cemetery, but unsure as of the entry 2/17/2013.
Ellen had with both husbands nine children:
James Robert Sumners Jr
Elizabeth Sumners
Callie Donia Sumners Peoples
C Doris McKissack
Nancy "Nannie" McKissack Arnold
Mattie McKissack
Andrew Pryor McKissack
Edward Thomas McKissack
Anna McKissack Pipkin
Family links: 
  Robert Hicks Vernon (1799 - 1871)
  Nancy Epps Chisum Vernon (1804 - 1844)
  Callie Donia Sumners Peoples (1857 - 1935)*
  Thomas Gaines Vernon (1824 - 1864)*
  James Carroll Vernon (1828 - 1891)*
  Pryor Lee Vernon (1831 - 1918)*
  Helen Elizabeth Vernon Robinson (1833 - 1901)*
  Ellen Adeline Vernon McKissack (1835 - 1915)
  Julia Deane Vernon Anderson (1838 - 1892)*
  Andrew Jackson Vernon (1840 - 1927)*
  Evander McKiever Vernon (1842 - 1859)*
*Calculated relationship
Vernon Cemetery
Hardeman County
Tennessee, USA
Maintained by: Debbie Hancox McMurry
Originally Created by: Jan Burgess Lipford
Record added: Nov 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80949936
Ellen Adeline <i>Vernon</i> McKissack
Added by: Debbie Hancox McMurry
Ellen Adeline <i>Vernon</i> McKissack
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Added by: Tim Batross
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Wanted to give a little more info on Dr.James Robert Sumners I have never found where he is burried,his father James Archibald Sumners b.1830 in Madison co.TN d.Summer 1857 cause unknown can not find his grave either.
- LaRay Ratledge
 Added: Nov. 3, 2015
Dr.James Robert Sumners b.Aug.2,1853 Hardeman Co.,Tn.d.Dece.24,1902 Woodville,Lauderdale Co.,Tn.,and had a medical practice in Woodville;mar.Oct.20 1880 Lauderdale Co.,Tn.Aubertie Ellis b.Dece.1864 d.Oct.1903 dau.,of William Francis Ellis &Virgina Willams...(Read more)
- LaRay Ratledge
 Added: Nov. 2, 2015

- Cathy Creger Shelley
 Added: Jan. 6, 2012
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