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Mary Ellen Arrington Cheshire
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Birth: Nov. 18, 1846
Prince William County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 1915
Prince William County
Virginia, USA

George Phillip Chesher and Mary E. Arrington married about 1871 and had at least four children: Lula, Geo. F., Wm. F., and George P. The youngest son George F. Cheshire died April 9, 1885, at the age of ten years and eight months of "quinsy".

Obituary: Cheshire, Mrs. M. E. - 04 Apr 1915 M. J. - Mrs. M. E. Cheshire, of near Agnewville, Va., departed this life March 18, aged 68 years, 4 months. Death was due to a complication of diseases. She was confined to her bed for two weeks. She leaves a husband, one daughter, one son, one brother and two sisters to mourn her loss.
(Source: /PWCObituaries1900-1930.doc
accessed 3/24/2008 from Ronald Ray Turner's works)

Daughter Lula is linked to this memorial. Son William Francis Cheshire is at the Find-A-Grave site, interred at the Pohick Episcopal Church Cemetery in Fairfax Co. Virginia.

Please contact me if you are researching Cheshire or spelling variations of this name in Virginia.

Many thanks to Marie for creating this memorial page and graciously transferring it to me.

Linked to mother Sophia at the request of Mark Cearfoss, FAG contributor and Arrington researcher. In the 1850 Prince William Co. VA census, Mary E. is living in the household of Frances Arington and Sophia Arington. She is also found in the 1860 Prince William Co. VA census in this household. 
Family links: 
  Sophia Ann Pettitt Arrington (1817 - 1900)
  George Phillip Cheshire (1848 - 1923)*
  Lula Virginia Cheshire Cornwell (1872 - 1921)*
  William Francis Cheshire (1878 - 1954)*
  Sarah Isabel Tyrrell (1840 - 1920)*
  Caroline A Arrington Pearson (1844 - 1925)*
  Mary Ellen Arrington Cheshire (1846 - 1915)
  William H Arrington (1848 - 1919)*
*Calculated relationship
Bacon Race Church Cemetery
Prince William County
Virginia, USA
Maintained by: J Johnson
Originally Created by: Marie & Dale V.
Record added: Sep 20, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15820591
Mary Ellen <i>Arrington</i> Cheshire
Added by: Marie & Dale V.
Mary Ellen <i>Arrington</i> Cheshire
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