Louisa (Ennis) McBee

Louisa Texanna (Ennis) McBee (1846 - 1927)

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Louisa Texanna "Texie" McBee formerly Ennis
Born in Waverly, Lafayette County, Missourimap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 15 Dec 1866 in Lafayette County, Missourimap
Died in Dover, Lafayette County, Missourimap
Profile last modified 14 Sep 2019 | Created 28 Jan 2017 | Last significant change: 14 Sep 2019
15:27: Myrtle Mandane Ennis edited the Birth Date, Death Date and Death Place for Louisa Texanna (Ennis) McBee (1846-1927). [Thank Myrtle Mandane for this]
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Louisa Texanna "Texie" Ennis McBee on her dc Birth: Jul. 6, 1846 Waverly, Lafayette County, Missouri Death: 1927 Waverly, Lafayette County, Missouri aka Louisa Texarkana "Texie" Ennis McBee

Missouri Death Certificate

name Mrs. Texanna McBee

female white widowed

dob July 26 1846 Waverly, Mo

dod July 16 1927 Dover, Lafayette, Mo

age at deat 80y 5m 20da

cause of death chronic nephritis

occupation member of Confederate Home

father Cornelius Ennis born Ky (Amherst Co, Va)

mother Louisa Dodd unknown birth

informant Mrs C L Wilson of Higginsville, Mo

place of burial Confederate Home Cemetery

burial date Jan 17, 1927 Higginsville, Mo


Family links: Parents: Cornelius W Ennis (1797 - 1870) Louisa B. Dodd Ennis (1800 - 1852)

Spouse: John R. McBee (1844 - 1922)*

Children: Fannie L McBee Tice (1869 - 1924)* Cornelia E McBee Wilson (1873 - 1931)* Cinthy Kathern McBee Schowe (1876 - 1966)* Charles Smith McBee (1879 - 1976)*

Siblings: John C. Ennis (1823 - 1890)** Elizabeth Ennis (1827 - 1849)** Missouri Frances Potter Davies (1830 - 1904)** Louisa Texarkana Ennis McBee (1846 - 1927)

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Burial: Confederate Cemetery Higginsville, Lafayette County, Missouri Plot: N 29 Find A Grave Memorial# 9124349 nice photo of headstone inscribed "Louisa T McBee"

1850 census Name Louisa F Ennis Age 3 Birth Year abt 1847 Birthplace Missouri Home in 1850 District 46, Lafayette, Missouri, USA Gender Female Family Number 623 Household Members Name Age Cornelius Ennis 52 Louisa B Ennis 44 William H Ennis 14 Louisa F Ennis 3 Daniel M Ross 25 John Harriss 19

1860 census cannot find Texie in 1860 --her father Cornelius is living in the same place--her mother died 1852 --think she got left out of census and that she was living with her father.

Name Texas L Ennis Marriage Date 15 Dec 1866 Marriage Place Lafayette, Missouri, USA Registration Place Lafayette, Missouri, USA Spouse John R Mcbee Household Members Name Age John R Mcbee Texas L Ennis

1870 census cannot find it

1880 census ame Texie Mc Bee Age 33 Birth Year abt 1847 Birthplace Missouri Home in 1880 Middleton, Lafayette, Missouri Race White Gender Female Relation to Head of House Wife Marital Status Married Spouse's Name John Mc Bee Father's Birthplace Virginia Mother's Birthplace Virginia Occupation Housekeeper Household Members Name Age John Mc Bee 35 Texie Mc Bee 33 Fanny L. Mc Bee 11 N. E. Mc Bee 7 Katie Mc Bee 3 Chas. S. Mc Bee 6m Benj. Davis 30

1900 census Name Ixie Mcbee Age 53 Birth Date Jul 1846 Birthplace Missouri Home in 1900 Middleton, Lafayette, Missouri Race White Gender Female Relation to Head of House Wife Marital Status Married Spouse's Name John Mcbee Marriage Year 1867 Years Married 33 Father's Birthplace Virginia Mother's Birthplace Arkansas Mother: number of living children 6 Mother: How many children 8 Household Members Name Age John Mcbee 55 spouse Ixie Mcbee 53 (Texie) Chas Mcbee 20 son Sallie Mcbee 17 daughter Eva Mcbee 14 daughter Gladys Mcbee 17 daughter-in-law Chas Yoho 19

Parents Cornelius W. "Neely" Ennis 1797–1870 LOUISA B Dodd Potter Ennis 1806–1852

Spouse JOHN R. MCBEE 1844–1922

Children Frances Lee " Fanny" McBee Tice Sylvester 1869–1924 CORNELIA "Nelie" E. McBEE WILSON 1873–1931 CINTHY KATHERN "Katie" McBEE SCHOWE 1876–1966 CHARLES SMITH McBEE 1879–1976 SARAH Gertrude "SALLY" McBEE CAMPBELL 1883–1965 EVA LILLIAN McBEE HUNSTABLE 1886–1978

Sent to me by a great grand son

MRS. JOHN McBEE 81 YEARS OF AGE, DIES First white child born in Waverly--Lived whole life in this county Mrs. John McBee, died at the Confederate Home Hospital Sunday morning after a long illness. She was 81 years old, and had lived the whole of her life in Lafayette County. Mrs. McBee was formerly Miss Texarkana Ennis, and was born in Waverly in July 1846. At the close of the Civil War, she was united in marriage with John McBee. Mr. And Mrs. McBee reared a family of eight children, five of whom survive as follows: Mrs. Ed Hunstable and Mrs. Fred Campbell of Santa Barbra, California; Charles McBee of Billings, Montana; Mrs. Clint Wilson and Mrs. John Schowe of Waverly. Thirteen grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren, also, survive. Funeral services were held Monday afternoon conducted by Rev. A. C. MacKinney of Lexington. He read the same service which he used for Mr. McBee a few years ago. Burial was beside her husband in the Confederate Cemetery with the old comrades acting as pallbearers. Mrs. McBee's kind and pleasant disposition made her greatly loved by the people of the (Confederate) home. Transcribed by Myrtle Mandane Ennis--Texie's first cousin 3 times removed--(her great grandfather William Tennant Ennis was a half brother of Texie's father Cornelius Ennis.

Texie had one daughter in Goliad Co, Texas and another daughter in Elkton, Todd County, Kentucky and 1909-1914, Texie and John were in Muskogee, Oklahoma


records of ancestry.com and findagrave

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