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Chester Author Widner
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Birth: Aug. 19, 1886
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jun. 14, 1971
Melrose
Curry County
New Mexico, USA

Son of Moses Monroe and Sarah Elizabeth (Hodges) Widner.. Husband of Annice (Bradley) Widner and Daught (Brewer) Widner.
Annice died from the flu. The story goes that Uncle Arths friends and family told him he needed to go see Aunt Daught, she was a widow and he would need help rasing his four children. So he went to see her and they married and had two children of their own.

Children of Uncle Arth and Aunt Annice:

Irene Bertha
Harley Hooker
Cleo Jackson
Chester Author "Johnny"

Children of Uncle Arth and Aunt Daught:

Mary Kathelene Young (Mary was actually a daughter from Aunt Daught's first marriage but was raised as if she was one of Uncle Arth's own children)
Winnie Maurine
Melvin Monroe "Cowboy"
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Moses Monroe Widner (1850 - 1896)
  Sarah Elizabeth Hodges Widner (1856 - 1900)
 
 Spouses:
  Annice Bradley Widner (1893 - 1918)
  Daught Brewer Widner (1901 - 1971)
 
 Children:
  Irene Bertha Widner Vance (1909 - 1987)*
  Harley Hooker Widner (1911 - 1982)*
  Cleo Jackson Widner (1913 - 1997)*
  Chester Arthur Widner (1915 - 1993)*
  Melvin Monroe (Cowboy) Widner (1924 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret E. Widner Rolin (1872 - 1944)*
  Mary Susan Widner Miller (1874 - 1922)*
  James (Bill) William Widner (1876 - 1948)*
  Ode Neal Widner (1879 - 1933)*
  Ervie Oscar Widner (1881 - 1979)*
  Early Erskin Widner (1881 - 1966)*
  Walter Elam Widner (1884 - 1970)*
  Chester Author Widner (1886 - 1971)
  Ida Elizabeth Widner Dunnavant (1889 - 1975)*
  Viola Tennessee Widner (1893 - 1976)*
  Andrew Wesley Widner (1896 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memorial Cemetery
Melrose
Curry County
New Mexico, USA
 
Created by: Jeff Janssen
Record added: Jun 08, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11126444
Chester Author Widner
Added by: Jeff Janssen
 
Chester Author Widner
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Added by: Teresa Rohn-Penn
 
 
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 Added: Mar. 9, 2015
 
 
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