Nancy Malinda "Linda" Yarnell

Female 1867 - 1943  (76 years)


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  • Name Nancy Malinda "Linda" Yarnell  [1
    Born 14 Jun 1867  Scarboro, Anderson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • Naturalization application for husband, Edwin, shows she was born in the now-defunct community of Scarboro, Tennessee.
    Gender Female 
    Reference Number 719 
    Died 23 Nov 1943  Asotin, Asotin County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried 26 Nov 1943  Meyers Falls Cemetery, Kettle Falls, Stevens County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • Her grave is in the NW corner of the cemetery. (258-5)
    Person ID I719  tree2
    Last Modified 16 Nov 2019 

    Father Robert Minnafe Yarnell,   b. 11 Jul 1846, Knox County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1889, Koshkonong, Oregon County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Mother Sarah Jane Hall Bray,   b. 23 Apr 1847, Anderson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1899, Koshkonong, Oregon County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 27 Aug 1865  Anderson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F398  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edwin Jones Curry,   b. 08 Feb 1859, Westmeath, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Dec 1924, Spokane, Spokane County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 06 Mar 1888  Howell County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. William Hector Curry,   b. 21 Dec 1888, Thayer, Oregon County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Nov 1967, Spokane County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. Samuel Edwin Curry,   b. 29 Oct 1891, Kettle Falls, Stevens County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1956, Asotin, Asotin County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F20  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The Scarboro Community was founded by three brothers in the early 1790s. Jonathan, David, and James Scarborough traveled from Virginia and settled here. Scarboro was one of four area communities that predated Oak Ridge. The community remained larely unchanged until the fall of 1942, when the creation of the secret Oak Ridge facility meant dispersal of the community.
    • In the 1870 census she was listed as being 4 years old.
      1910 census Kettle Falls, Stevens Co age 43
      In 1930 was 63 listed as a lodger in Kettle Falls.
      I have her obituary.
      She died at the home of Samuel E Curry, her son.
    • Found in a note in grandma's things: mother from Ireland, father from
      Scotland.

  • Sources 
    1. [S32] Curry Family History, Janice McCoy Wilson, (self published by Mrs. George L. (Janice McCoy) Wilson Brewster, WA, unknown date).

    2. [S362] Meyers Falls Cemetery.

    3. [S1336] Curry, Edwin Jones Naturalization Record, Stevens County Clerk, Naturalization Records, 1906-1974, Office of the Secretary of State, (Access Date, 9 Feb 2019), Petition no. 16 dated 15 March 1907 shows Edwin Jones Curry of Ketttle Falls, Washington, farmer, born 8 Feb 1859 at Pembrook [Pembroke, Ontario] Canada, emigrated to the United States from Colongue [probably Coulonge or Fort Coulonge, Ontario] on 1 Nov 1881 and arrival at Nirvana, Michigan on the Grand Trunk Railroad. Declared intention to become a citizen on 29 July 1885 at West Plains, Mo. in the Circuit Court of Howell Co.. Married to Nancy Melinda Curry who was born in Scabrough [Scarboro], Tenn. and currently resides in Kettle Falls. Two children: William Hector Curry, born in Thayer, MO on Dec 21 1888 and Samuel Edwin Curry born in Kettle Falls, Wash. on Oct 30, 1891, both living in Kettle Falls. Certificate of Naturalization, No. 16174 issued on 1 July 1907.

    4. [S1390] Curry, Nancy Malinda Yarnell Death Record, Department of Health - Death Index: 1907-1960 and 1965-2015, (Access Date, 18 Feb 2018), Nancy Malinda Curry, died 23 Nov 1943, age 76 at Asotin, Washington. Father: Robert M. Yarnell. Mother: Sarah Hall Bray. Spouse Edwin J. Curry.

    5. [S1335] Curry, Nancy Malinda Yarnell Death Certificate, Department of Health Death Index: 1907-1960, (Access Date, 23 Feb 2019), Shows Nancy Malinda Curry, died of a cerebral hemorrhage 23 November 1943 at Asotin, Washington, age 76y, 5m and 10 days. Born 14 June 1867 in Tennessee to Robert M. Yarnell and Sarah Hall Bray, both born in Tennessee. Female, white, widowed, resident of Asotin for 7 years. Informant S. E. Curry of Asotin. Burial 26 Nov 1943 at Kettle Falls, Wash.

    6. [S700] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 18 February 2019), memorial page for Nancy Malinda Yarnell Curry (14 Jun 1867?23 Nov 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51275313, citing Meyers Falls Cemetery, Kettle Falls, Stevens County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by ChuckNorris (contributor 46884447) .

    7. [S1392] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, (Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City, MO), Marriage License No. 992 issued 6 March 1888 for E. J. Curry and Nancy M. Yarnell. Cover page only. Does not include additional information.



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