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 Nancy Adeline <I>Ponton</I> Parker

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Nancy Adeline Ponton Parker

  • Birth 22 Apr 1859
  • Death 28 Jan 1899 Tanglewood, Lee County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Lee County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 46905693

Dallas Morning News, February 1, 1899

Tanglewood, Tex., Jan. 31. -- A sad accident occurred some ten miles west of here last Friday evening. Mrs. Nancy Parker was alone in her house preparing supper. Her husband had gone to her father's house, a few hundred yards disant, on an errand. As he started back he heard her scream. Hurrying to the house he found her in the yard with her clothes burned off and her body terribly burned. She lingered in great agony about six hours before death relieved her sufferings. She was the wife of Willis Parker, a well-known Texas veteran.


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  • Created by: Melanie Hester
  • Added: 20 Jan 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 46905693
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nancy Adeline Ponton Parker (22 Apr 1859–28 Jan 1899), Find A Grave Memorial no. 46905693, citing Mesquite Cemetery, Lee County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Melanie Hester (contributor 47166608) .