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 Arena <I>Dabney</I> Tharp

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Arena Dabney Tharp

  • Birth 11 Mar 1849 Davis County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 19 Feb 1920 Wahoo, Saunders County, Nebraska, USA
  • Burial Wahoo, Saunders County, Nebraska, USA
  • Plot blk 60, lot 3-SW1/4
  • Memorial ID 25157630

Daughter of Francis M and Jerusha (Dooley) Dabney; Arena married Nathan D. Tharp on March 11, 1867 and is the mother of Thomas E, Orris M, Elsie E, N.D., & Teddy H.

Arena and Nathan D were a respected family of pioneers who were among the first to settle Saunders County. Their first home was a dugout, but they worked the land prosperously and eventually built a framed home. They were active members of the Baptist church; their bio can be found in the book "Past and Present of Saunders County, Nebraska" pages 286-290.

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  • Created by: carla
  • Added: 9 Mar 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 25157630
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Arena Dabney Tharp (11 Mar 1849–19 Feb 1920), Find A Grave Memorial no. 25157630, citing Sunrise Cemetery, Wahoo, Saunders County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by carla (contributor 46974097) .