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Clara Cordelia "Delia" Payne Drewry
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1859
Searcy County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Oct. 21, 1943
Magic Springs
Searcy County
Arkansas, USA

Clara Cordelia "Delia" Payne Drewry was born March 15, 1859 to Priscilla (Celia) McCutcheon and Enos H. Payne. She passed away on October 21, 1943 at Magic Springs, Searcy County, Arkansas.

Delia married William Riley Drewry on March 3, 1874, in the Mt Pleasant Township of Searcy County Arkansas. To this union 14 children were born. After William Riley died in 1902, Delia remarried on September 20, 1906 to Wilson Arthur Taylor, according to Book H, Page 138 of Searcy County Records.

Children of Delia and William Riley are: Beddie, Elick, Bertha, Maudie, Homer, Pamelia, Sarah, James, William, John, Member, Parthenia and supposedly 2 children passed at an early age.

Delia's mother was the daughter of Ezekial Norris McCutcheon and Nancy Melvina Hale.

Delia was a avid knitter; she would process, card and spin her own wool to make socks and clothing for the family.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Enos H. Payne (1838 - 1863)
  Priscilla McCutcheon Ruff (1839 - 1908)
 
 Spouses:
  William Riley Drewry (1854 - 1902)
  Wilson Arthur Taylor (1852 - 1911)
 
 Children:
  Narcilla Jane Drewry Roberts (1876 - 1893)*
  Beddie Priscilla Drewry Blair (1878 - 1964)*
  Parthenia Catherine Drewry Akin (1880 - 1965)*
  Francis M. Drewry Wright (1880 - 1958)*
  Member Elizabeth Drewry Castoe (1884 - 1960)*
  John Henry Drewry (1885 - 1965)*
  William P. Drewry (1887 - 1967)*
  James Alexander Drewry (1889 - 1977)*
  Pencelia C. Drewry Gossage (1892 - 1918)*
  Homer T. Drewry (1894 - 1970)*
 
 Sibling:
  Clara Cordelia Payne Drewry (1859 - 1943)
  George Perry Ruff (1875 - 1963)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Delia Drewry
March 15, 1859
October 21, 1943
 
Burial:
Witts Springs Cemetery
Witts Springs
Searcy County
Arkansas, USA
 
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Originally Created by: nancy weaver
Record added: Aug 10, 2008
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Clara Cordelia Delia <i>Payne</i> Drewry
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Clara Cordelia Delia <i>Payne</i> Drewry
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