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Cornelia Amanda Bracken Hall
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Birth: Jun. 22, 1823
Death: Nov. 27, 1894

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Born in Alabama, Amanda was the daughter of James and Sarah (Mahan) Bracken. She was apparently only married once at about the age of 20, and had one daughter. During the decade of the 1850s there occurred the marriage of her daughter, the unfortunate death of a family friend at the hands of her husband, and a divorce.
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In 1850 . . . she is enumerated as Amanda C. Hall living with her husband and daughter in Crockett, Houston County, Texas . . .
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In 1860 . . . she was enumerated in Crockett, Houston County, Texas as 33-year-old A.C. Hall . . . along with her married 16-year-old daughter, M.H. McLemore . . . her 27-year-old son-in-law, Jno. A. McLemore . . . and her 4-month old grandson, E.L. McLemore.
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On 12 June 1870 . . . she is enumerated as 46-year-old C.A. Hall, living in Crockett, Houston County, Texas . . . along with her 26-year-old daughter, M.H. McLemore . . . her 36-year-old son-in-law, J.A. McLemore . . . and her granddaughters, Annie and Ella . . . one of their near-neighbors is her brother, C.W. Bracken.
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In June of 1880 . . . 57-year-old C.A. Hall is enumerated as a boarder in the household of her 46-year-old son-in-law, Jno. McLemore, in Houston County, Texas . . . along with her 36-year-old daughter, Mag . . . her granddaughter Ella (14) . . . and two grandsons, James (9) and Ernest (5).
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In 1890 in Waco, Texas . . . Cornelia Amanda Hall is listed as the widow of James M. Hall . . . and is residing at 811 S. 3d.
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 Spouse:
  James Madison Hall (1819 - 1866)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Hall McLemore (1844 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
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Her Sufferings ended
With the day
Yet lived she at its close.
And breathed the long
long night away
In Statue like repose.
But when the sun
in all its state,
Illumined the eastern
skies
She passed through
Glorys morning Gold
And walked in
Paradise.

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Transcribed by her 2nd great-granddaughter, Angie Moore (1947-2006).
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Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Waco
McLennan County
Texas, USA
Plot: Block 7 Lot 96
 
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Record added: Sep 26, 2010
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Cornelia Amanda <i>Bracken</i> Hall
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Cornelia Amanda <i>Bracken</i> Hall
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Cornelia Amanda <i>Bracken</i> Hall
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