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Andrew Alexander Tays
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Birth: Oct. 8, 1868
Death: Dec. 14, 1936

Andrew Alexander Tays and his wife Fannie Crockett Moores Tays were the parents of 12 children: Henry, Wesley, Clyde, Gladys, Doris, Sybil, Mildred, Lila, Virga, Andrew, Leland, and Edith.

Andrew and Fannie built a large two-story home on old Hwy 45 in Booneville, Prentiss County, Mississippi in 1914.

The home was once looked upon as a landmark in the area. In Andrew's will, he left the home to all of the unmarried daughters of the family, Edith, Sybil, and Mildred. After Mildred's death, the home was sold to Jerry Lee Lewis and his wife. Up until the house was sold, it was a very well kept place. After Jerry Lee Lewis and his wife divorced, she and her son continue to live in the home and it is now in disrepair. The entire Tays family is saddened each time they drive by because it leaves a black cloud around their memories. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Fannie Crockett Moores Tays (1874 - 1932)*
 
 Children:
  Virgia Moores Tays Heyer (1895 - 1963)*
  Wesley A Tays (1897 - 1928)*
  Andrew Rodney Tays (1899 - 1966)*
  Fannie Sybil Tays (1901 - 1978)*
  Leland Tays Peeler (1902 - 1978)*
  Henry Clyde Tays (1903 - 1959)*
  Edith Cromwell Tays (1905 - 1970)*
  Mildred Katherine Tays (1907 - 1989)*
  Lila Tays Young (1909 - 1976)*
  Herbert Eugene Tays (1912 - 1971)*
  Gladys Elizabeth Tays Young (1914 - 2004)*
  Doris Marie Tays Robertson (1916 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Father
 
Note: Husband of Fannie Moores Tays
 
Burial:
Booneville Cemetery
Booneville
Prentiss County
Mississippi, USA
Plot:
 
Created by: Panola County Gal
Record added: Dec 13, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 10082184
Andrew Alexander Tays
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Andrew Alexander Tays
Added by: Panola County Gal
 
Andrew Alexander Tays
Added by: Panola County Gal
 
 
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