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Charity McCorkle Kerr
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Birth: Apr. 1, 1836
Andrew County
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 1863
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA

Charity was the daughter of Jabez McCorkle and Nancy Fristoe. She married Nathan Barnett Kerr on January 26, 1860 in Jackson County. She was killed in the collapse of the Union Jail for Women in Kansas City along with four other women who had been arrested for allegedly spying for the Confederacy. There are a multitude of accounts of this event that can be found.

1840 Federal Census Platt, Buchanan, Missouri
Adult male and female and five kids under 14 (James H, Sarah Ann, Missouri Jane, Charity E, John M, with Jabez, Jr. "Jarvis" born the following year.

1850 District 16, Cass, Missouri
Charity E...14
Mary J Gaines...1...(their g-dau, from dau Sarah Ann and Nathan Gaines) 

*by Lila Cole 
Family links: 
  Jabez McCorkle (1803 - 1851)
  Nancy Fristoe McCorkle (1806 - 1865)
  Nathan Barnett Kerr (1841 - 1914)*
  James H McCorkle (1827 - 1849)*
  Sarah Ann McCorkle Gaines (1830 - 1850)*
  Charity McCorkle Kerr (1836 - 1863)
  John M McCorkle (1838 - 1918)*
  Jabez McCorkle (1841 - 1863)*
*Calculated relationship
Smith-Davis Cemetery (Defunct)
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Lila Cole
Record added: Nov 09, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22791044
Charity <i>McCorkle</i> Kerr
Added by: joyce Harris
Charity <i>McCorkle</i> Kerr
Added by: Lila Cole
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This is for my g g g great aunt
- Carey Stotts
 Added: Mar. 9, 2016

- GeorgiaCA
 Added: Jul. 28, 2013
GGG Grandaughter of your Sister in Law, Nancy (Nannie) Harris/McCorkle/Lilley. Rest Sweetly.
- Karen Higman-Austin
 Added: Oct. 9, 2011
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