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Anna Pearl Comley Eschman
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Birth: May 15, 1888
Grant County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 27, 1929
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

Anna was the fourth of five children born to Joshua Benjamin Comley and Esther Jane Webb. About 1892 her father had an affair with a Cherokee Indian woman named Sarah Rebecca Tapp who became pregnant. Joshua abandoned the family and moved with Sarah to Anderson, Indiana, where they later married and had eight children. Esther moved the family to Louisville, Kentucky, where she located work in the tobacco industry . On 14 Jul 1908 Anna married her first husband, Alonzo Gammons, by whom she had one daughter, Mary Agnes. In Nov 1912 she was granted a divorce from Alonzo on the grounds of abandonment. On 11 Nov of that same year she married she married William Arthur Eschman and had two more children: Wilma Mae and Raymond Arthur. Anna died of an exopthalmic goiter at the age of 40.

Note: If anyone has any photos of Anna or records pertaining to her please contact me. After her death, William married again and his subsequent wife destroyed all photos, records, etc., relating to Anna.
Family links: 
  Joshua Benjamin Comley (1857 - 1910)
  William Arthur Eschman (1886 - 1954)*
  Mary Agnes Gammons (1909 - 1927)*
  Wilma Mae Eschman Jecker (1913 - 1991)*
  Raymond Arthur Eschman (1917 - 2003)*
  Lillian Frances Comley Goodwin (1881 - 1932)*
  Ulysses Comley (1884 - 1909)*
  Anna Pearl Comley Eschman (1888 - 1929)
  Bertha Floy Comley Bolin (1893 - 1978)*
  Pearl M. Comley George (1895 - 1939)*
  Edna M. Comley Cook (1896 - 1936)*
  Bessie Comley Arfons (1899 - 1983)*
  Arthur Comley (1902 - 1918)*
  Helen Burdette Comley Hewitt (1905 - 1983)*
  Ruth Ann Comley Must (1906 - 1983)*
*Calculated relationship
Evergreen Cemetery
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Anna is buried in an nmarked grave
Created by: David Eschman
Record added: Jul 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54603138
Anna Pearl <i>Comley</i> Eschman
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Added by: Bob & Ann (DiMeglio) Alvey
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