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Jeanetta Angeline "Nettie" Myrk/Merk Mills
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Birth: Oct. 9, 1872
Greene County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jan. 30, 1942
Shelby
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA

Per North Carolina Death Certificate Jenetta is buried at Pine Springs Missionary Baptist Cemetery in Greene Cty, Tennessee.

Her headstone reads:
Mother
Jeanette A. Myrk
Wife of
John A. Mills
Oct 9 1872
Jan 31, 1942

'She was the sunshine of our home.'

Jeanetta was also known as 'Mammie Mills'. Her nickname was 'Nettie'. She was a mid-wife & herbalist for an area known as 'The Cove'. She was married to John Alexander Mills.

Sidenotes:
Jeanetta's first name has often been mis-spelled over the years; even amongst the family. Her maiden name was Merk and there are several different spellings of it also. Variations that have been seen are: Jenette, Jenetta, Jennetta, Jeanette, Jeanetta, Merk, Murk, Myrk, Merck.

Her North Carolina Death Certificate does indicate that her birth year is 1871 and that her death occurred 30 Jan 1942. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  John Alexander Mills (1876 - 1955)
 
 Children:
  Claudia Belle Mills Roberts (1894 - 1977)*
  Hattie Mills West (1896 - 1962)*
  Edgar Mills (1898 - 1995)*
  Nola E Mills (1901 - 1986)*
  Elmer Lonnie Mills (1903 - 1966)*
  Everhart Mills (1907 - 1908)*
  Bessie M Lamb (1911 - 1988)*
  Vernon Mills (1912 - 1912)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pine Springs Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
Greeneville
Greene County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Rozie Waldron
Record added: May 24, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52813327
Jeanetta Angeline Nettie <i>Myrk/Merk</i> Mills
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- MJ
 Added: Oct. 13, 2014

- Rozie Waldron
 Added: Jul. 12, 2013

- Rozie Waldron
 Added: Mar. 22, 2011
 
 
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