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Nancy Emeline "Nancy Democrat" McChesney
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1867
Fredonia
Caldwell County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1944
Olney
Young County
Texas, USA

School Teacher in Kentucky, Wills Point Texas, and Plano Texas; 1898 age 30 Publisher of the Plano Courier; 1907 Age: 39 Editor of Commerce Journal Commerce, Texas. Profession: Oil Entrepreneur. Death Certificate Dec. 18, 1944. McCracken Funeral Home, Olney, Young County, Texas.

Thanks to Dorman Holub at txarchives@mac.com
who helped locate her death certificate and adds, "Nancy was an oil promoter in our county." I am also grateful to Dorman who located great aunt Nancy's obituary.

Thanks also to great great nephew, Jerry Harpole: "Nancy was quite an entrepreneur for a single woman at the turn of the last century."
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Hervey McChesney (1814 - 1885)
  Eleanor Jane Millikan McChesney (1825 - 1915)
 
 Siblings:
  Jefferson Worth McChesney (1850 - 1890)*
  Virginia McChesney Garner (1852 - 1939)*
  Robert Hise McChesney (1853 - 1909)*
  Vernon Twiggs McChesney (1854 - 1888)*
  Persifer Bennett McChesney (1855 - 1866)*
  Montgomery Douglas McChesney (1856 - 1857)*
  Sarah Eleanor McChesney Wigginton (1858 - 1902)*
  Andrew Sevier McChesney (1860 - 1932)*
  Lady Mae Davis McChesney Mason (1861 - 1910)*
  Rebel Dixie McChesney Quick (1863 - 1948)*
  Nancy Emeline McChesney (1867 - 1944)
  Dollie Grace McChesney (1871 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Restland Cemetery
Olney
Young County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: GracieB
Record added: Feb 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48930607
Nancy Emeline Nancy Democrat McChesney
Added by: Searchers of our Past
 
Nancy Emeline Nancy Democrat McChesney
Added by: Searchers of our Past
 
Nancy Emeline Nancy Democrat McChesney
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A great story to tell about a woman who beat the odds in the Oil Fields of West Texas.
- Searchers of our Past
 Added: Jun. 15, 2010
May God enfold you in the mantle of His love
- GracieB
 Added: Feb. 28, 2010
 
 
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