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Nanny Martha "Nanny" Camp Bownds
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Birth: 1852
Texas, USA
Death: 1939
Kerens
Navarro County
Texas, USA

OBITUARY FROM 28 AUG 1939, DALLAS MORNING NEWS:

Mrs. Nannie Martha Bownds, 87, of 3931 Worth, native Texas and member of a pioneer Texas family, died at the home of her daughter in Kerens, Navarro County, Saturday.

She was born in Tyler, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. L.E. Camp. Her grandfather surveyed a number of county lines in North Texas. She recalled vividly the fight her family had with the Indians in Jack County when her sister and brother were wounded by the redskins.

Four generations survive her. She and her late husband lived in several South and Central Texas cities, moving to Kerens thirty-seven years ago. Six years ago she moved to Dallas.

She is survived by three daughters, Mrs. O.L. Watt, Kerens: Mrs. Della Lincoln and Mrs. Eddie McClain, both of Dallas: three sons, J.T. Bownds, J.V. Bownds, San Antonio and J.C. Bownds, Dallas: twenty grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Church of Christ at Crandall, Kaufman County, with burial there. The Rev. A.E. Walker will officiate and grandsons will serve as pallbearers.


Thank you so much,
Cindy
August 4, 2014 entered 
 
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 Spouse:
  Thomas Benton Bownds (1853 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Della Bownds Lincoln (1880 - 1952)*
  Dotia Garfield Bownds Watt (1882 - 1970)*
  Eddie Pearl Bownds Burnett (1884 - 1969)*
  Truly Benton Bownds (1886 - 1955)*
  Justin Volney Bownds (1888 - 1956)*
  James Camp Bownds (1890 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crandall Cemetery
Crandall
Kaufman County
Texas, USA
Plot:
 
Maintained by: Charlotte Ann Price
Originally Created by: Deb
Record added: Apr 01, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18714429
Nanny Martha Nanny <i>Camp</i> Bownds
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Nanny Martha Nanny <i>Camp</i> Bownds
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In honor of the wife of my 1st cousin, 3 generations back~
- Cindy Bownds H.
 Added: Aug. 4, 2014
Nanny M. Camp-Bownds...wife of my 4th cousin 3x removed
- Charlotte Ann Price
 Added: Aug. 4, 2014

- Cindy
 Added: Aug. 3, 2014
 
 
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