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Mary Alice Janes Chambers

Richmond, Fort Bend County, Texas, USA
Death 15 Jan 1944 (aged 83)
Columbus, Chenango County, New York, USA
Burial New Berlin, Chenango County, New York, USA
Plot Section L, 12, 6
Memorial ID 101360244 · View Source
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The death of Mrs. Mary Alice Chambers occurred last Saturday, January 15, 1944, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Rosie M. Webster of Columbus. Her death was due to the infirmities of old age after two months serious illness.

The funeral was held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Dakin funeral home in this village, the Rev. Harold C. Kelleran, rector of St. Andrew's Episcopal church officiating.

Deceased was born on August 9, 1860 at Houston, Texas, daughter of John A. and Rose (Harold) Janes. Her early life was spent in Waco, Texas, where she attended a convent school. In 1880 she united in marriage with Mr. Frank S. Chambers [Elisha Frank Chambers], who passed away in 1915 [should be 1912].

Mrs. Chambers is survived by four children: Mr. John L. Chambers of Murchen, Texas [should be Murchison, Texas]; Mrs. Rosie M. Webster of Columbus, N. Y., Mrs. Nora Jaqess of McGregory, Texas [should be Nora Jacquess of McGregor, Texas], and Mr. Joseph H. Chambers of Pasarobles, Calif [should be Paso Robles, California]; twenty-five grandchildren; a half-brother, Mr. Walter W. Janes of Oklahoma City, Okla.

Mrs. Chambers was a member of the Roman Catholic church at Waco, Texas.

Unknown Newspaper, New Berlin, New York, January, 1944
[Correction are in brackets] Mary Alice (Janes) Chambers is buried at Fariview Cemetery, New Berlin, Chenango Co., New York - Section L, 12, 6

I noticed that you annotated the obit! I have one more for you. She was born in Richmond, Fort Bend Co., Texas, one county over from Houston. Her mother died when she was 7. Her dad remarried and the family moved from Richmond to Waco.




  • Created by: Robi StoneCypher Green
  • Added: 27 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101360244
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Alice Janes Chambers (9 Aug 1860–15 Jan 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101360244, citing Fairview Cemetery, New Berlin, Chenango County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Robi StoneCypher Green (contributor 47776880) .