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Rachel Rebecca "Aunt Becky" Presson Neill
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Birth: Jul. 15, 1864
Big Sandy
Benton County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1947
Blytheville
Mississippi County
Arkansas, USA

Rachel Rebecca Presson is my paternal Great Grandmother. Mrs. Rachel Rebecca Neill lived 83 years 2 months 13 days. Mrs. Rachel Rebecca Neill passed away at the home of her daughter, Ruby Pearl Neill George Stilwell in Blytheville, Arkansas on Friday, 26 Sep 1947 at 5:15 p.m.

Rachel Rebecca Presson married William Albert Waters at 15 years of age, on 21 Aug 1880 in Mississippi, Missouri, USA
Rachel R. & Wm A. Waters lived in Bertrand, Missouri where Albert Lee Watters was born.

Spouse:
William Albert Waters (1863-1889)
& Children:
1. Walter William Waters (1879-1937)
2. William Linsey Waters (1882-1959)
3. Cora Mae Waters (18831970)
4. Albert Lee Watters (18841974)
5. Laura Dean Waters (18871941)
6. Wm Lee "Willie" Waters (18891973)

Due to William Albert Waters untimely death on 14 Apr 1889, Rachel Rebecca Presson married Nathan Jackson Neill at age 25 on 2 Jul 1890 in Mississippi, Missouri, USA

Rachel Rebecca Presson raised her children:
Walter Wm , Wm Linsey, Cora Mae, Albert Lee, Laura Dean ,& Wm Lee "Willie" Waters, along with her step-son, Williaby Parrot from Nathan Neill's 1st marriage.

Spouse & Children:
Nathan Jackson Neill (1861-1933)
1.Oscar Odies Neill (1896-1937)
2.Mary Lavina Neill (1898-1975)
3.Sallie Earline Neill(1900-1978)
4.Marie Aliza Neill (1904-1961)
5.Ruby Pearl Neill (1907-1986)
6.Williaby Parrot Neill (1881-1938) *
*son of Nathan Neill & Margaret Reeder
marriage 10 Mar 1881.

Parents & Siblings:
Isaac McDaniel Presson (1841-1921) M#64325360
Lavina Caroline Hale (1846-1924)M#66453808
1.Mathew Lee Presson (1867-1966)
2.Francis C Presson (1874-)
3.Sarah Sallie J Presson (1876-1971)
4.Effie L Presson (1882-)
5.Aytchie "Hattie" Presson (1884-1961)


** Note from a Watters family Member, Rachel Rebecca Presson Waters.
Albert Lee Watters, son of Rachel Rebecca Presson & William Albert Waters was my great-grandfather, we called him Pop. My dad (Claud J. Watters, son of Claud L.) still owns the house that he lived in when he was alive in Burkesville, IL. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Isaac McDaniel Presson (1841 - 1921)
  Lavina Caroline Hale Presson (1846 - 1924)
 
 Spouses:
  Nathan Jackson Neill (1861 - 1933)
  William Albert Waters (1863 - 1889)*
 
 Children:
  William Linsey Waters (1882 - 1959)*
  Cora May Waters Files Cordel (1884 - 1970)*
  Albert Lee Watters (1884 - 1973)*
  Laura Dean Waters Kelly (1887 - 1941)*
  Oscar Odies Neill (1896 - 1937)*
  Mary Lavina Neill Jones (1898 - 1975)*
  Sallie Earline Neill Freeman (1900 - 1978)*
  Marie A Neill Fulgham Warren (1904 - 1961)*
  Ruby Pearl Neill Stilwell (1907 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rachel Rebecca Presson Neill (1864 - 1947)
  Matthew Lee Presson (1864 - 1966)*
  Aythchie Presson Metheny Greer (1884 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: 42429022 Mary Lavina Neill Jones, daughter of Rachel Rebekah PRESSON
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Blytheville
Mississippi County
Arkansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Patti Jones Zavorka
Originally Created by: Karon Murphy Hall
Record added: Sep 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59343869
Rachel Rebecca Aunt Becky <i>Presson</i> Neill
Added by: Patti Jones Zavorka
 
Rachel Rebecca Aunt Becky <i>Presson</i> Neill
Added by: Patti Jones Zavorka
 
Rachel Rebecca Aunt Becky <i>Presson</i> Neill
Added by: Patti Jones Zavorka
 
 
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Rest in Heavenly peace,
- William Neill
 Added: May. 26, 2014

- Carolina Grave Hunter
 Added: Feb. 13, 2012
God Bless! Love you ^j^
- Patti Jones Zavorka
 Added: Dec. 20, 2011
 
 
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