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Mary Ellen "May" Laney Henkey
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Birth: Mar. 2, 1896
Kansas, USA
Death: Jun. 4, 1964
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

Mary Ellen was born to E .P. and Nellie (Spriggs) Laney. [Mom always said his name was Emerson.] She went by the name May, and was born in Kansas or Missouri. The gravestone has her birth in 1896, but more than one census has 1893.

She married Charles Henkey on April 27, 1911 in St. Louis, Missouri. Their children were Edward, Harry, Dorothy and Alice. They split up and she had two more children with Clarence Sexton: twins Jackie and Clarence Junior. Mary Ellen was later reunited with Charles. 
Family links: 
  Nellie Spriggs Silies (1866 - 1944)
  Charles Henkey (1888 - 1973)
  Edward L Henkey (____ - 1964)*
  Harry Melvin Henkey (1921 - 1995)*
  Alice Ruby Henkey Shaver (1929 - 2000)*
  Mary Ellen Laney Henkey (1896 - 1964)
  William G Silies (1902 - 1985)*
  Arthur A Silies (1906 - 1983)*
  Fred J Silies (1907 - 1935)*
*Calculated relationship
Calvary Cemetery and Mausoleum
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: Darlene Dubree
Originally Created by: T.V.F.T.H.
Record added: Feb 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48278631
Mary Ellen May <i>Laney</i> Henkey
Added by: Darlene Dubree
Mary Ellen May <i>Laney</i> Henkey
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Added by: Connie Nisinger
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- Darlene
 Added: Apr. 6, 2013
to grandma
- Darlene
 Added: Dec. 5, 2011

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