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Mary A East East
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Birth: Apr. 9, 1847
Wayne County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Sep. 14, 1897
Poinsett County
Arkansas, USA

Mary A East, daughter of Harriet Knight Young and Reuben East, was born 9 Apr 1847 in Wayne Co TN, and was a teenager when her family moved to Savannah, where she married John Edwin East on 1 Dec 1866. John was a farmer and Confederate Veteran. He was a son of Barzley Graves East and Nancy Jones, and was born 7 February 1841 in Giles Co TN, but grew up in McNairy Co. They lived in TN until 1879. In 1880 they were living at Coldwater, MS, then in DeSoto Co MS. In 1885 Mary and her family were living at Atoka in Tipton Co in western TN; in 1886 or 1887 they had moved to AR and were living at Earle (near Tyronza) in 1893, Black Rock (northwest of Jonesboro) early in 1897, and soon afterwards at Tyronza where Mary died 14 Sep 1897. She and John had ten children-
- Ann V East, b 14 Feb 1868
- Barzley Graves East, b 1 Oct 1869
- John H East Jr, b 13 Jan 1872
- Rufus J East, b 26 Dec 1873
- Worda Gaines East, b 17 Sep 1876
- Edwin Alexander East, b 6 Oct 1879
- Sidney J East, b 10 Aug 1881
- Billy Rains East, b 25 Nov 1883
- James Garfield East, b 19 Jul 1886
- Harry R East, b 9 Sep 1889 
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  James Garfield East (1886 - 1900)*
*Calculated relationship
Tyronza Cemetery
Poinsett County
Arkansas, USA
Created by: John YOUNG
Record added: Nov 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44756502
Mary A <i>East</i> East
Added by: John YOUNG
Mary A <i>East</i> East
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 Added: May. 21, 2011

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