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return to parents' pages:  James Harrison Cannady and Amanda Melvina Bowman

1) James Isaac Cannady:
  
see separate personal page     

2) William Matthew Cannady:
    born 17 Aug 1869 IN;
    died 17 Nov 1956 Enid, Garfield, OK; obituary
    buried Calvary Cemetery, Enid, Garfield, OK; tombstone photo
    William is mentioned when his grandfather's land was partitioned out;
    census records for William; family photos; photo of William, Gussie and Pearl;
    married Augusta Matilda "Gussie" Smith
                (born 09 Mar 1874 OH;
                died 31 Jul 1967; 
                buried Calvary Cemetery, Enid, Garfield, OK; tombstone photo
                unable to determine Augusta's parents)
    City Directory listings for William and Gussie
    children:
        1) Pearl Eva Cannady - born 17 Aug 1896 KS; City Directory listings for Pearl
                died 16 Oct 1984 probably Enid, Garfield, OK; 
                buried Calvary Cemetery, Enid, Garfield, OK; tombstone photo
                census records for Pearl;
                never married; no children
        2) George Dewey Cannady - born 15 Jan 1899 KS; 
                died 10 Oct 1977 possibly Enid, Garfield, OK; 
                buried Calvary Cemetery, Enid, Garfield, OK; tombstone photo
                WWI draft registration cardcensus records for George;
                married Virginia Sue Coye or Virginia Bell Bonnell on 03 Aug 1942 Caddo Co, OK
                           (born 17 Feb 1897; 
                           died 18 Nov 1976 possibly Taos, Taos, NM; 
                           buried Calvary Cemetery, Enid, Garfield, OK; tombstone photo
                           unable to determine Virginia's parents)
                marriage record for George and Virginia;
                children?
        3) Juanita Isabelle Cannady - born 05 Apr 1909 Blackwell, Kay, OK;
                (name was changed in 1927 to Sister Mary Ermelinda)     
                died 03 Mar 2007 San Antonio, Bexar, TX; obituary
                buried Our Lady of the Lake Convent Center (Annunciation Chapel), San Antonio, Bexar, TX; tombstone photo;
                census records for Juanita;  
                never married; no children

3) Sarah Ida Cannady:
    see separate personal page  

4) Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" Cannady:
    born 29 Apr 1873 Shoals, Martin, IN;
 
   died 07 Oct 1970 El Monte, Los Angeles, CA -
    no obituary found in L.A. Times, El Monte Herald, Azusa Herald or San Gabriel Valley Tribune
;
    death record; cause of death: coronary thrombosis, generalized arterosclerosis;
    buried Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Los Angeles, CA; tombstone photo;
    Social Security application; census records for Mary; family photos;
    Mary is mentioned when her grandfather's land was partitioned out;
    Mary is mentioned in her grandfather's will;

    married Albert T Allen on 05 Feb 1896 Knox Co, IN
              (born 1873 (possibly Mar) IN;
             
 died 1918 (possibly Greenwood Co, KS or possibly 09 Aug in possibly Knox Co, IN, but no obituary found there)
              no draft registration cards found
;
              buried Sandborn Cemetery, Sandborn, Knox, IN; tombstone photo;
              family photos including Albert; 

              son of William W Allen (12 Jul 1842-11 Oct 1908) and Isabelle Gillespie/Gillaspy (19 Nov 1844-10 Sep 1895);
              William and Isabelle buried Sandborn Cemetery, Sandborn, Knox, IN - tombstone photos
);
    marriage record for Mary and Albert;
    children:
        1) Mable Allen - born c. 1906 OK;
                  died (___) - cannot find after 1940;
                  census records for Mable;
                  Mable married James Wilcoxen
                          (
born (___) MO; died (___));
                  divorced;

                  children:
                      1) Mary Elizabeth Allen aka Betty Lou Wilcoxen - born 13 Jan 1925 Spokane, Spokane, WA;
                   
            died 17 Mar 2004 likely Santa Maria, Santa Barbara, CA - no obituary found in Santa Maria papers;
                                buried Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Los Angeles, CA; tombstone photo;
                                Social Security application; census records for Mary;
                               
married?; children?

                         These names appear on Mary's/Betty's Social Security records. At this time, it is unknown whether
                         these are marriages or she changed her name again:

                                Betty married (1) ____ Cookson by 1942
                                                        (born (___); died (___));
                                children?   
                                Betty married (2) ____ Butler by 1950 (born (___); died (___)); children?       
                                Betty married (3) Charles L Dalton by 1955 (born (___); died (___)); children?           
                                Betty married (4) ____ Jenness by 1969 (born (___); died (___)); children?   
                   
   3) Jacqueline Wilcoxen - living?; census records for Jacqueline; married?; children?