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America Missouri McCutchen Drennan
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Birth: Jul. 23, 1830
Pilot Grove
Cooper County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jun. 26, 1903

America was the child of John and Ann Motherell McCutchen. She married first Finis Anderson Witherspoon 1826-1863 on September 18,1850 in Cooper County MO they had no chldren. America then married James Alexander Drennan 1825-1869 on January 28, 1868 in Cooper County MO, they had one child that died in infancy and was buried beside his father in Machpelah Cermetery Lexington, Lafayette County MO. Both of her husbands were Cumberland Presbyterian ministers. The book "Filled Hands" gives the story of her life and missionary work in Japan.

From an obituary in the Franklin Favorite, Franklin KY July 2, 1903 it says: Mrs. A.M.Drennen, known to many in Franklin, where she has relatives and friends, died in Pilot Grove, MO., last Saturday. Mrs. Drennen has been engaged in missionary work in Japan for many years, and was in the country on a viit when the illness which terminated in her death laid upon her. She was expecting to visit her relatives in this place before returning to her post of duty in Japan. Mrs. Drennen was an aunt of Mr. J.A. McGoodwin, Mrs. A.S. Walker, and Mrs. M.J. Brevard, of this place, and only a few years ago paid them a pleasant visit. (from contibutor Bob Law #46934054) 
 
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 Parents:
  John McCutchen (1779 - 1867)
  Anne Motherel McCutchen (1788 - 1850)
 
 Spouses:
  Finis Anderson Witherspoon (1826 - 1863)
  James Alexander Drennan (1825 - 1869)*
 
 Children:
  Son Drennan (____ - 1869)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Ann McCutcheon Sloss Houx (1808 - 1883)*
  Elizabeth Ann McCutchen Houx (1808 - 1883)*
  Mary Jane McCutchen McGoodwin (1809 - 1894)*
  Harriet L. McCutchen Field (1811 - 1841)*
  John Motherel McCutchen (1816 - 1898)*
  Marinda Ann McCutcheon Bell (1823 - 1918)*
  America Missouri McCutchen Drennan (1830 - 1903)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Vernon Cemetery
Pilot Grove
Cooper County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Bob Law
Originally Created by: grandmacarol
Record added: Apr 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88593668
America Missouri <i>McCutchen</i> Drennan
Added by: Bob Law
 
America Missouri <i>McCutchen</i> Drennan
Added by: grandmacarol
 
America Missouri <i>McCutchen</i> Drennan
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- JARROTT P. COX
 Added: Jan. 6, 2015
 
 
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