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374. Mary Frances8Cunningham (Tennessee7Sims, John Dabney6, John5, William4, Bruster3, Edward2, William1), called Mollie, born 22 October 1869, Ellis County, Texas, died 7 November 1948, Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas,[2837] buried Waxahachie City Cemetery, Waxahachie, Ellis County.[2838] She married first, 7 September 1892, Ellis County, Texas, to James L. McCartney.[2839] She married second, 25 April 1918, Ellis County, Texas, to Charles Randolph Wright.[2840]

James L. McCartney was born 19 December 1862, died 12 September 1912, buried in Waxahachie City Cemetery, Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas.[2841] The will of J. L. McCartney was filed in Ellis County, 7 November 1912. He named his wife, Mary Frances McCartney, as administrator. Witnesses: S. P. Skinner, J. L. Penn. Recorded 16 January 1913.[2842]

James L. and Mollie McCartney lived in Waxahachie, Ellis County, in 1900[2843] and 1910.[2844] He owned a furniture store in 1900 and 1910. Mollie’s brother, Ed Cunningham, lived with them in 1900. Ed was a bank clerk.



[2837] Texas Death Record. Mary Frances Wright, born 22 October 1869, Bethel, Waxahachie, Texas, died 7 November 1948, Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas. Residence: Waxahachie. Parents: G. H. Cunningham, Tennessee Sims. Female, white, age 79 years, 18 days, widowed. Both parents born Tennessee. Burial City Cemetery, Waxahachie.

[2838] Tombstone, Waxahachie City Cemetery, Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas. Mary F. Wright McCartney, born 22 October 1869, died 16 November 1948.

[2839] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Book G, p. 336. J. L. McCartney to Mollie Cunningham, 7 September 1892. J. E. Walker, M.G.

[2840] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Records. C. R. Wright to Mary Francis McCartney, 25 April 1918.

[2841] Tombstone, Waxahachie City Cemetery, Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas. James L. McCartney, born 19 December 1862, died 12 September 1912.

[2842] Ellis County, Texas, Will Book II, 1898-1918, p. 405. Will of J. L. McCartney.

[2843] 1900 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, S.D. 6, E.D. 16, Sheet 20A, Waxahachie. McCartney, James L., born December 1862, age 37, mar 7 yrs., born Texas Tenn. Tenn.; Mollie McCartney, wife, born October 1870, age 29, mar 7 yrs., born Texas Tenn. Tenn., 0 children; Ed C. Cunningham, b-in-law, born June 1873, age 26, single, born Texas Tenn. Tenn. All above white. Moses Smith, servant, black, born November 1847, single, born Ga. Ga. Ga.

[2844] 1910 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, S.D. 5, E.D. 120, Sheet 2, Waxahachie. Head of household: David H. Thompson, age 46, grain dealer, and wife and children. James L. McCartney, boarder, age 46, mar1, mar 16 yrs., born Texas Tenn. Tenn.; Mollie McCartney, boarder, age 40, mar1, mar 16 yrs., 0 children, born Texas Tenn. Miss.

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