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 Mattie <I>Choate</I> Dunn

Mattie Choate Dunn

Linden, Cass County, Texas, USA
Death 11 Sep 1961 (aged 74)
Oklahoma, USA
Burial Fayetteville, Washington County, Arkansas, USA
Plot DUNN Family Plot
Memorial ID 6628344 · View Source
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Mattie Choate (Dunn) was born in Cass County, Texas.
She was the daughter of Richard W. Choate, who was the
Sheriff of Cass County Texas in 1882 and served 2 terms.
She married William Forbes Dunn 1 in Marietta, Oklahoma
where her brother Willis Choate was the owner and editor of
the Marietta Monitor newspaper. She moved back to Fayetteville, Arkansas where all the children were born there were 4. Richard Bolling Dunn, Mary Caroline Dunn (Downing) and William Forbes Dunn 2. Husband William Forbes
Dunn 1 was killed in car accident in Arizona and Bolling James Dunn and Caroline Winston (Barton) Dunn helped raise
the children. Lived in Little Rock, Arkansas with daughter
Lillian Rachel Dunn (Shumaker) and children. Later with William Forbes Dunn 2 and Estelle Ruth Hanas (Dunn) and
helped raise the children William Forbes Dunn 3 (Billy) and
Marilyn Estelle Dunn (Carothers.) Called "Nana", later lived
in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and never remarried. She was a
just "remarkable" Grandmother, the best.

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  • Created by: Marilyn Dunn Carothers
  • Added: 22 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6628344
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mattie Choate Dunn (25 Feb 1887–11 Sep 1961), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6628344, citing Fairview Memorial Gardens, Fayetteville, Washington County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Marilyn Dunn Carothers (contributor 11249476) .