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Rachel Melvina McMahan Smith
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Birth: Jun. 10, 1833
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1899
Petra Mills
Caldwell County
North Carolina, USA

Mrs. Lunn, widow of the late B.F. Lunn, Esq, died last Thursday at the home of her daughter (should say son), at Petra Mills, aged 66 years. She was the mother of our townsman, W.H. Smith. We extend to the family of the deceased our sympathy.

Davie Record of October 4, 1899


Mrs. Melvina Lunn, widow of the late B. F. Lunn, of Davie County, died at the residence of her son, Harmon Smith, at Petra Mills, Caldwell county, on the 28th on September. She was about 68 years old, and had been married twice, her first husband being Esq. W. O. Smith. She was the mother of Mrs. Claud Y. Miller, of this place. She was a devout christian and a most excellent woman. She had fought a good fight, finished her course and God has called her to Himself.

The Lenoir Topic (Lenoir, North Carolina) Wed Oct. 11, 1899

 
 
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 Parents:
  David McMahan (1788 - 1833)
  Rachel Frances Latham McMahan (1793 - 1853)
 
 Spouses:
  William Osborne Smith (1826 - 1876)
  Benjamin Franklin Lunn (1823 - 1896)*
 
 Children:
  Bettie Belle Smith Jarvis (1852 - 1891)*
  Sallie A Smith (1855 - 1855)*
  Oscar M. Smith (1856 - 1857)*
  Lela Mintora Smith Swaim (1859 - 1892)*
  Minnie Florence Smith Miller (1860 - 1915)*
  Harmon Savanah Smith (1861 - 1937)*
  Camilla Osbourne Smith Atkinson (1864 - 1941)*
  William Herbert Smith (1864 - 1927)*
  Mary Luna Smith Barber (1871 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Amanda McMahan Smith (1818 - 1846)*
  Harmon Hampton McMahan (1825 - 1861)*
  Sarah Ann McMahan Gaither (1827 - 1889)*
  William Franklin McMahan (1831 - 1891)*
  Rachel Melvina McMahan Smith (1833 - 1899)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church
Mocksville
Davie County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: anthony Unknown
Record added: Mar 27, 2011
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Rachel Melvina <i>McMahan</i> Smith
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Rachel Melvina <i>McMahan</i> Smith
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Rachel Melvina <i>McMahan</i> Smith
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Rest in Peace cousin Rachel.
- Gini Webb
 Added: Sep. 28, 2014
 
 
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