Almerine Cicero McAfee
of Corsicana, Navarro County, Texas


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Almerine Cicero and Margaret Elizabeth (Terry) McAfee - 1872

* Margaret's sister, Celia Ann Terry married
Charles Renow McAfee, Almerine's brother.

 

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THE McAFEE FAMILY - Corsicana, Texas - c. 1905
Seated L to R: Jesse, Terry, Margaret (Mother), Willie Dean, Modena, Almerine Cicero (Father),
Leta and Almer,
Standing L to R: Mittie, Charlie, Ida, Lee Roy and Velma

 

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THE McAFEE FAMILY c. 1898 in Emmett, west Navarro County, TX
L to R: Charlie, Velma, Jesse, Almer, and Ida (standing rear); Grandmother Roseanna
Toal McAfee (seated); Mittie, Lee Roy and little Modena holding the hand of
her father, A. Cicero McAfee; Terry McAfee stands between his parents;
and mother Margaret Terry McAfee holds baby Leta at right.


 
A. C. McAfee
Feb 1, 1852
May 1, 1910

Margaret E. McAfee
Mar 22, 1858
Mar. 1, 1914

Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro County, Texas

ARTICLE

McAfee Family In Reunion Dinner On Sunday Evening

Dr. and Mrs. A. M. McAfee of Port Arthur, Mr. and Mrs. C. R. McAfee of Amarillo and Mr. Brantley Harris of Galveston spent Sunday night and Monday with their father, A. C. McAfee, who makes his home with his son, Le Roy McAfee, and with other members of the family.
they were entertained Sunday evening with a lovely six o'clock turkey dinner by Mr. and Mrs. Le Roy McAfee, and were joined by their sister, Mrs. Ross Sutton and brother, Terry McAfee.
On Monday another son and brother, the Rev. J. U. McAfee and wife of Valley Mills joined the family party for the day.
The brothers met here to attend to business matters for their father, who is confined to his bed.

The Corsicana Semi-Weekly Light - November 10, 1939

 



FUNERAL SERVICES FOR A. C. M'AFEE FRIDAY MORNING

Funeral services for A. C. McAfee, age 89 years, pioneer Navarro countain, who died Wednesday evening, where held Friday morning at 10 o'clock from the Sutherland-McCammon chapel. Interment was in Oakwood cemetery. The rites were conducted by Rev. Wallace Vinsant, Methodist minister of Penelope, Hill county, former pastor of the North Corsicana Methodist church. Grandsons were pallbearers.

A native of Arkansas, Mr. McAfee had resided in Navarro county and Corsicana for 68 years.

Surviving are sons, Rev. J. U. McAfee, Methodist minister of Valley Mills; C. R. McAfee, Amarillo; L. R. McAfee, Corsicana; Dr. A. M. McAfee, Port Arthur, and Terry R. McAfee, Corsicana; four daughters, Mrs. A. A. Bennett, Providence, R.I.; Mrs. Ross Sutton, Corsicana; Mrs. L. G. Daniel, Waco, and Mrs. Brantley Harris Galveston; a brother, H. P. McAfee, Muskogee, Okla, 47 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were grandsons & nephews, Floyd Hardy, H. Gray, A. C. Gray, Ernest Bowen; Milton McAfee, J. S. McAfee, and H. S. McAfee.

Corsicana Daily Sun - Friday, May 3, 1940
Submitted by Edward Lynn Williams

OBITUARY

A. C. M'AFEE DIED WEDNESDAY NIGHT; FUNERAL FRIDAY

A. C. McAfee, aged 89 years, died at the home of his son, Leroy McAfee, 1925 West Seventh avenue Wednesday night. Funeral services will be held from the Sutherland-McCammon chapel Friday morning at 10 o'clock with burial in Oakwood Cemetery.
The rites will be conducted by Rev. Wallace Vinsant.
A native of Arkansas, Mr. McAfee has resided in Navarro county and Corsicana since 1872 and was well-known in this section.
Surviving are five sons, Rev. J. U. McAfee, Methodist minister of Valley Mills; C. R. McAfee, Amarillo; L. R. McAfee, Corsicana; Dr. A. M. McAfee, Port Arthur, and Terry R. McAfee, Corsicana; four daughters, Mrs. A. A. Bennett, Providence, R. I., Mrs Ross Sutton, Corsicana; Mrs. L. G. Daniel, Waco, and Mrs. Brantley Harris, Galveston; a brother, H. P. McAfee, Muskogee, Okla; 47 grandchildren and 21 great-great grandchildren.

The Corsicana Semi-Weekly Light - May 3, 1940

 

McAfee - Corsicana, Tex., March 3. - Mrs. Margaret Terry McAfee, wife of A. C. McAfee, died at the family home at the age of 56. She enjoyed a wide acquaintance. Surviving her are her husband and the following children: Rev. J. U. McAfee of Barry, Charles R. McAfee of Canyon City, Prof. Alma McAfee of Bayonne, N. J., LeRoy McAfee, Terry McAfee and Mrs. Ray Ely of Corsicana; Mrs. Walter Rose of Dawson, Miss Maudena McAfee, now in the State University, and Misses Leta and Willie Dean McAfee.

March 3, 1914
Submitted by Dana Stubbs

 

Out-of-Town Friends And Relatives Here for McAfee Funeral

Impressive funeral services were held for the late A.C. McAfee, Friday morning at the Sutherland-McCammon chapel, conducted by the Rev. Wallace Vinsant of Penolope, former pastor of the Zion's Rest Methodist church and an old friend of the family.
Out-of-town relatives other than the eight sons and daughters-in-law, and grandchildren, were Mr. and Mrs. Tom McAfee, Mrs. Ruth Williams, Milton McAfee and Mrs. Les Davis of Dallas; Harold mcAfee and friend John Bray of Gladewater; Mrs. John Dean, Athens; Mrs. George Stamps, and Mr. and Mrs. J. N. Inmon of Kerens.

Corsicana Daily Sun - Friday, May 4, 1940
Submitted by Edward Lynn Williams

 

Descendants of Almerine Cicero McAfee

1  Almerine Cicero McAfee b: 1 February 1852 in Meridian, Lauderdale Co., MS
d: 1 May 1940 in Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro, TX; Son of Hugh McDuffie McAfee [ Death  Certificate ]
+Margaret Elizabeth Terry b: 22 March 1858 in Meridian, Lauderdale Co., MS d: 1 March 1914 in Navarro Co., TX
m: Abt. 1873 Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro, TX

2  Sarah Roseanna McAfee b: 1875 d: 13 December 1875 in Navarro Co., TX Burial: Dresden Cemetery, Navarro Co., TX; Photo of Cemetery Marker

2  Ida Bell McAfee b: 23 February 1878 in probably in Navarro Co., TX d: 18 February 1921 in Terrell, Kaufman Co., TX
Burial: Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, Navarro Co., TX [ Death Certificate ]
+Walter Lee Rose b: 27 December 1871 in AL d: 8 January 1961 in Midlothian, Ellis Co., TX m: 23 December 1899 in Navarro  Co., TX; Burial: Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, Navarro Co., TX [ Death Certificate ]

2  Jessie Urban McAfee b: Nov 6, 1876 in TX; d: Jun 6, 1960 in Austin, Travis Co., TX; Burial Mission Burial Park, San Antonio, Bexar Co., TX [ Death Certificate ]
+Annie Eugenia Reeves b: 6 July 1882 in Heflin, Webster Parish, LA m: 22 May 1904 in Navarro Co., TX; d. 27 Jan 1965 in Odessa, Ector Co., TX; Buried at Restland Cemetery, Dallas, Dallas Co., TX [ Death Certificate ]

2  Charles Richard McAfee Sr. b: March 8, 1880 in Navarro Co. TX d: Apr 23, 1958 in Amarillo, Potter Co., TX; Burial Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Potter Co., TX; See Find-A-Grave Entry ] [ Death Certificate ] [ Obituary ]
+Emma Grace Lane b: 17 Jan 1886  d. Jan 1981 m: 2 Nov 1902 in Navarro Co., TX; Burial Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Potter Co., TX, d/o John Franklin Lane & Nancy Mary "Mollie" (Matthews) Lane who are buried at the Hamilton-Beeman Cemetery, Retreat, Navarro Co., TX

Leroy R. McAfee b: 10 January 1884 in Emmett, Navarro Co., TX d: 12 September 1958 in Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX
Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro, TX-
Death Certificate
+Johnnie Velma Inmon b: 14 April 1886 in Kerens, Navarro Co., TX d: 4 November 1973 in Navarro Co., TX; m: 17 Sept 1905 in Navarro Co., TX Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro, TX;
Obituary | Death Certificate

Almer McDuffie McAfee b: 24 September 1886 in Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX d: 12 Oct 1972 in Woodville, Tyler Co., TX ; Obituary & Biography
+Marguerite Hawkins Calfee b: 31 August 1888 in Waxahachie, Ellis Co., TX d: 22 April 1965 in Woodville, Tyler Co., TX  [ Death Certificate ]
m: 11 January 1915

2  Velma McAfee b. 4 September 1888 in Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX d. 4 Feb 1984; Burial Swan Point, Providence, Rhode Island
+Ray Ely b: 22 July 1885 in TX d: 23 Oct 1918 in Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX [ Death Certificate ]
*2nd Husband of Velma McAfee:
+Albert Arnold Bennett, Dr. (lvd in Rhode Island)

2  Mittie McAfee b: 2 November 1890 in Navarro Co. d: 19 April 1911 in Navarro Co., TX; Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro, TX; [ Marker Photo | Death Certificate | Obituary ]

2  Terry Reno McAfee b: 15 May 1892 in his residence, 115 1/2 N. 14th St., Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX d: 25 July 1951 in Navarro Co., TX
Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX; Marker Photo | Death Certificate | Obituary
+Mary Dee Anderson b: 1893 in Jackson, TN d: 8 Jan 1919 in Navarro Co., TX
m: 31 December 1911 in Navarro Co., TX [ Death Certificate ]
Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX
*2nd Wife of Terry Reno McAfee:
+Margaret Leola "Maggie" Kerr b: 1890 in Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., AR d: 2 Nov 1971 in Austin, Travis Co., TX; m: 2 June 1920 in Navarro  Co., TX Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro, TX
Obituary | Death Certificate; d/o Albert A. Kerr & Leola J. (Turner) Kerr

2  Modena McAfee b: 16 May 1895 in TX d. 29 Nov 1966 in Navarro Co., TX  Burial: Resthaven Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX [Death Certificate]
+James Ross Sutton b: 30 Sep 1898 d: 30 June 1977 in  Navarro Co., TX; Burial: Resthaven Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX m: 27 June 1920 in Navarro  Co., TX; Obituary

2  Leta Margaret McAfee b: 6 Oct 1897 in Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX d: 7 Dec 1982 in Waco, McLennan Co., TX ; Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Waco, McLennan Co., TX
+Lemuel Glen Daniel b:  4 May 1887 d. 29 July 1979 in Waco, McLennan Co., TX. m: 27 November 1917 in Navarro  Co., TX

Willie Dean McAfee b: 5 September 1899 in TX; d. 16 Oct 1988 in Houston, Harris Co., TX
+Brantly Harris Sr. (Mayor of Galveston, TX) b. 7 Jan 1893 in Montgomery, AL; d: 30 July 1942 in Galveston, Galveston Co., TX; Buried: Galveston Memorial Park, Galveston, Galveston  Co., TX [ Death Certificate ] m: 29 Dec 1921 [
Announcement] [Obituary & Biography]
+ Bryan Fisher Williams b. 19 Sep 1885 in Crockett, TX; d. 20 Apr 1961 in Galveston, Galveston Co., TX; Buried Crockett Cemetery, Crocket, TX; Married 1944 in Greenbrier, West Virginia [Obituary |
Death Certificate]

Notes:

  • CENSUS
    1880 Navarro Co.  TX ED 135 Sheet 25
    1910 Navarro Co.  TX ED 76 Sheet 1
    1920 Navarro Co.  TX ED 164 (Corsicana) Sheet 3A
  • MORRISON & FOURMY'S GENERAL DIRECTORY OF THE CITY OF CORSICANA
    1894-1895 McAfee, Almarine C., farmer, r. 915 W. 10th ave cor S. 19th.
  • NAVARRO COUNTY DEEDS
    Bryant, J. & Wife; McAfee, A.C. 12/13/1876 bk 29, pg 312
  • TEXAS DEATH INDEX
    TXDI: A. C. McAfee, Navarro Co., 5-1-40, #25005
  • McAfee Reunions
  • Submitted by: Edward L. Williams

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