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Mary Elizabeth CHESTNUT Chancey
M. E. CHANCEY
Nov. 15, 1842
Feb. 5, 1899
Mary Elizabeth CHESTNUT was born on 15 Nov 1842 in Georgia.
She married Thomas CHANCEY. They had at least
one daughter named Ida Tommie CHANCEY. Ida married
Joseph Turner SCOTT and they had at least four children, Ernest Coleman SCOTT,
Van Buren SCOTT, Mattie Ethel SCOTT, Elizabeth SCOTT.
Mary Elizabeth CHESTNUT Chancey died on 5 Feb 1899 in Pollok, Angelina County,
Texas and was buried in the Bodan Cemetery, Pollok, Angelina County, Texas.
There are four names, one on each of the four sides of this grave marker:
Thomas CHANCEY, his wife,
Mary Elizabeth CHESTNUT Chancey, their daughter,
Ida Tommie CHANCEY Scott, and her husband,
Joseph Turner SCOTT. The family history is that Mary,
Ida, and Joe all died of pneumonia on the same day, 5 Feb 1899. Thomas raised his
grandchildren: Ernest Coleman SCOTT, Van Buren SCOTT, Mattie Ethel SCOTT, and
Texas Cemetery Records, Bodan Cemetery, Pollok, Angelina County, Texas;
"Chancey, M. E.; Nov. 15, 1842; Feb. 5, 1899; w/o Thomas Chancey."
Ernest Scott MURRAY, family genealogy and history. (Jun 2016)
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Birth name is written in all CAPS; married name is written in Mixed
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