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Mahala Jane "Jana" McGary Williams
Birth: May 30, 1870
Montague County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 27, 1953
Comanche
Comanche County
Texas, USA

My Great-Grandmother was born Mahala J. McGary she went by the name of Jana. Her mother name was Keziah McCalister-James Her Father name was Robert McCalister. Jana married John Franklin Williams on August 6 ,1885 in Brown wood, Texas he was the son of Andrew Williams and Martha James-Williams. Jana and John had 5 children.
John Edward Williams b. June 6,1886 d. April 17, 1966
Jesse Archibald Williams b. Oct. 6, 1887 d. Aug. 20, 1968
Bessie Williams-Chatwell,b.March 4,1892 d. Oct 19, 1970

Rosie Magdelene Williams-Freeman,b.Jan.2,1894 d.May 31, 1991
Earl Frank Williams,(my Grandfather)b. Jan. 18, 1901 d.July 28, 1982

Jana occupation shows to be that of an missionary in the 1930 Census. She reported that our ancestors fought at Goliad and the Alamo,help to write the Declaration of Texas Independence. Her father was a confederate soldier,her uncles were rangers on the front fighting the Indians.

Her father cousin was the mother of Chief Quanah Parker --Cynthia Ann Parker.
She was a true Texas pioneer. 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert M McGary (1840 - 1883)
  Keziah E McCalister James (1848 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  John Franklin Williams (1861 - 1905)
 
 Children:
  John Edward Williams (1886 - 1966)*
  Jesse Archie Williams (1887 - 1968)*
  Martha Elizabeth Williams Chatwell (1892 - 1970)*
  Rosie Magdelene Williams Freeman (1894 - 1991)*
  Frank Earl Williams (1901 - 1982)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mahala Jane McGary Williams (1870 - 1953)
  Robert A McGary (1872 - 1912)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Comanche
Comanche County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Cody W.
Record added: Apr 23, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10841436
Mahala Jane Jana <i>McGary</i> Williams
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Mahala Jane Jana <i>McGary</i> Williams
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Mahala Jane Jana <i>McGary</i> Williams
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- Nora Garner
 Added: Feb. 23, 2017
May the Eternal Light shine upon you. And may you rest in peace.
-Anonymous
 Added: Jan. 15, 2017

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