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Mollie Crease Peay Worthen
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Birth: Jun. 25, 1856
Little Rock
Pulaski County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Oct. 10, 1944
Pulaski County
Arkansas, USA

Mollie C. Peay was born in Little Rock in the old Peay home which was located on the corner of Markham and State Streets. she was the daughter of Gordon N. Peay and Sue Crease Peay whose families came to Arkansas from Kentucky and Virginia. She was the sister of Mrs. W. W. Morrison, the late Gordon N. Peay and the late Nicholas Peay. her marriage to the late Mr. Worthen took place in 1879, two years after he had started a private bank with Mrs. Worthen's father. In 1888 the bank became Parker and Worthen and in 1902 the name was changed to W. B. Worthen and Company, of which Mrs. Worthen is now the principal stockholder. She has been an active member of Christ Episcopal Church since she was 15 years old. (from Arkansas Families: Glimpsey of Yesterday Columns from The Arkansas Gazette, by Lucy Marion Reaves, edited by Desmond Walls Allen. The article was taken from the Arkansas Gazette, July 2, 1933)

Mrs. Worthen served on the boards of the Lighthouse for the Blind and Working Women's Home. 
 
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 Parents:
  Gordon Neill Peay (1819 - 1876)
  Sue Crease Peay (1836 - 1913)
 
 Spouse:
  William Booker Worthen (1852 - 1911)*
 
 Children:
  Sue Peay Worthen Ogden (1881 - 1954)*
  George Gordon Worthen (1883 - 1946)*
  Lizzie Worthen Hirsch (1887 - 1931)*
  Infant Son Worthen (1890 - 1890)*
  Mary Booker Worthen Penick (1897 - 1950)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sue Peay (____ - 1859)*
  Laura Crease Lewis (1841 - 1889)*
  Jane Peay Morrison (1855 - 1938)*
  Mollie Crease Peay Worthen (1856 - 1944)
  Elizabeth Peay Bohlinger (1863 - 1958)*
  Nicholas Peay (1865 - 1926)*
  Gordon Neill Peay (1868 - 1933)*
  Caroline Peyton Peay (1873 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Holly Cemetery
Little Rock
Pulaski County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: W. B. Worthen Lot
 
Maintained by: P. V. Hays
Originally Created by: Anonymous (inactive)
Record added: Jun 07, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7546735
Mollie Crease <i>Peay</i> Worthen
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Mollie Crease <i>Peay</i> Worthen
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