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Amos Blakey Cunningham

Amos Blakey Cunningham

Male 1871 - 1962  (91 years)

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  • Name Amos Blakey Cunningham 
    Born 3 Apr 1871  Oglethorpe County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Nov 1962  Clifton, Bosque County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 28 Nov 1962  Claude Cemetery, Claude, Armstrong County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I90  Swier-Huff Family Tree
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2016 

    Father Johnson Franklin Cunningham,   b. 17 Oct 1823, Oglethorpe County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1899, Lewisville, Denton County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Anne Penelope Anthony,   b. 16 Dec 1835, Madison County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1917, Lewisville, Denton County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 9 Oct 1851  Madison County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F36  Group Sheet

    Family Stella Ophelia Bowling,   b. 13 Apr 1867, Tennessee, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1938, Claude, Armstrong County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 30 May 1894  Allen, Collin County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Herman Cunningham,   b. 16 Mar 1895, Lewisville, Denton County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1980, Lockney, Floyd County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Dessie Mary Cunningham,   b. Mar 1897, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1992, Amarillo, Potter County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 94 years)
     3. Lillie Manila Cunningham,   b. Jan 1899, Denton, Denton County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1974, Perrytown, Ochitree County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years)
     4. Alfred Morgett Cunningham,   b. 27 Jan 1901, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1901, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. Velma Helen Cunningham,   b. 26 Jan 1903, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1996, Clifton, Bosque County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     6. Aubrey Bowling Cunningham,   b. 10 Jan 1908, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1977, Amarillo, Potter County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     7. Nina Varena Cunningham,   b. 19 Sep 1910, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1990, Plainview, Hale County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F20  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Apr 1871 - Oglethorpe County, Georgia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 May 1894 - Allen, Collin County, Texas, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Nov 1962 - Clifton, Bosque County, Texas, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 28 Nov 1962 - Claude Cemetery, Claude, Armstrong County, Texas, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Johnson Franklin Cunningham and Family
    Johnson Franklin Cunningham and Family
    In front, left to right: Johnson Franklin Cunningham, Mary Anne Penelope Anthony Cunningham, and *Charles Benjamin Cunningham. In rear, left to right: *Johnson Hood Cunningham, Mary Elizabeth (Mollie) Cunningham (Bragg), Martha Lugena Cunningham (Bragg), and Amos Blakey Cunningham

    *subjects not definitely identified
    Amos Cunningham and Stella Bowling Wedding
    Amos Cunningham and Stella Bowling Wedding
    Wedding photo of Amos Blakey Cunningham and Stella Ophelia Bowling
    Amos and Stella Cunningham
    Amos and Stella Cunningham
    Amos Blakey Cunningham and wife Stella Ophelia Bowling Cunningham
    Cunningham Brothers
    Cunningham Brothers
    Sons of Johnson Franklin Cunningham and Mary Anne Penelope Anthony at a family reunion. Front, left to right: Joseph Henry Cunningham and James Franklin Cunningham. Back, left to right: Unknown, Charles Benjamin Cunningham, Amos Blakey Cunningham, and William Matthew Cunningham.
    Willie and Amos
    Willie and Amos
    William Matthew and Amos Blakey Cunningham, brothers.
    Johnson Franklin Cunningham and Amos Blakey Cunningham
    Johnson Franklin Cunningham and Amos Blakey Cunningham
    Johnson Cunningham came to a Cunningham family reunion to visit Amos, with whom he had played when he was a child. He is named for Amos's father. Johnson Cunningham's parents had been slaves prior to the Civil War and had been owned by the Cunningham family.

  • Sources 
    1. [S16] Amos Blakey Cunningham Death Certificate, Texas Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics, (Ancestry.com), 72947., 15 Dec 1962.
      Date of death: 26 Nov 1962, Clifton, Bosque County, Texas
      Cause of death: Bronchopneumonia due to chronic, severe iron deficiency anemia and chronic cystitis

    2. [S16] Amos Blakey Cunningham Death Certificate, Texas Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics, (Ancestry.com), 72947. (Reliability: 3), 15 Dec 1962.
      Burial: 28 Nov 1962, Claude Cemetery, Claude, Texas

    3. [S17] Amos Blakey Cunningham Find a Grave Memorial, Dodson Cemetery Association, (Find a Grave), 134776123., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=134776123 (Reliability: 3), 23 Aug 2014.
      Burial:
      Claude Cemetery
      Claude
      Armstrong County
      Texas, USA

    4. [S10] J. F. Cunningham and M. A. P. Anthony Marriage Record, Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978, (Ancestry.com), 150 (Reliability: 3), 9 Oct 1851.
      Some parts indecipherable
      You are hereby authorized to enter in the holy state of matrimony Johnson F. Cunningham and Mary A. F. Anthony according to the constitution and laws of this state and for so doing this shall be your sufficient license. Given in my hand this 9th day of October, 1851 [signature indecipherable].

    5. [S20] Collin County, Texas, Marriage Index, 1800-2010, Collin County Vital Records Department, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 1), 2013.
      Name: J B Cunningham (transcription error)
      Gender: Male
      Spouse: Stella Bowling
      Spouse Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 1894
      Marriage Place: Collin, Texas, USA