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97. Emmaretta R.7Winn (Thomas Grimes6Winn, Jane “Jenny”5 Sims, William4, Bruster3, Edward2, William1), was born 13 March 1843, Henry County, Tennessee, died 17 January 1919, Dallas,[1004] Dallas County, Texas.[1005] She married 3 September 1865, Dallas County, Texas, to John R. West,[1006] born 8 May 1842, Washington County, Tennessee, died 8 December 1913, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.[1007] John R. and Emma West are buried in Webb Chapel Cemetery, Farmers Branch, Dallas County, Texas.[1008]

Dallas Daily Times Herald, 18 January 1919: Mrs. Emma R. West, 76 years old, a resident of Dallas County for 60 years died Friday at the home of her son, John R. West, Jr., 4414 Ross Avenue. Funeral services will be held from the residence Sunday at 2 o’clock. Burial will be in Webb Chapel Cemetery. Mrs. West was a native of Tennessee, but came to Dallas County with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Winn more than sixty years ago. She was the widow of John R. West, Sr. Surviving is one son John R. West, Jr.[1009]

Dallas Morning News, 19 January 1919: Funeral services for Mrs. Emma W. West, 76 years old, widow of the late John R. West, who died Friday, will be held at the home of her son, John R. West, 4414 Ross Avenue, at 2 o’clock this afternoon. The interment will be in the family burying ground at Webb Chapel. She had been a resident of Dallas County sixty-two years.



[1004] Texas Death Record. Mrs. Jno. R. West, Sr., born 13 March 1843, Murray County, Tennessee, died 17 January 1919, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas. Parents: Thomas H. Winn, Swift. Female, white, age 75 years, 10 months, 4 days, widowed. Both parents born Tennessee. Place of residence: Dallas, Dallas County. Burial: Webbs Chapel Cemetery, Dallas.

[1005] Mrs. Emma R. West obituary, Dallas Daily Times Herald, Dallas, Texas, 18 January 1919.

[1006] Lu and Neumann, Marriages, Dallas County, Texas, Books A-E (1846-1877), p. 13. John R. West to Emmaretta W. Winn, 3 September 1865.

[1007] Texas Death Record. John R. West, Sr., born 8 May 1842, Tennessee, died 8 December 1913, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, male, age 71 years, 7 months, married. Occupation: civil engineer. Burial: Farmers Branch Cemetery.

[1008] Tombstone photograph, Webb Chapel Cemetery, Farmers Branch, Dallas County, Texas. John Ryland West, born 1842, died 1913. Emma R.Winn West, born 1843, died 1919.

[1009] Mrs. Emma R. West obituary, Dallas Daily Times Herald, Dallas, Texas, 18 January 1919.

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