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James E. McMahan     +     Mary Minnie Childers
1854 - 16 Feb 1927               23 Sep 1892      9 Dec 1873 - 8 Jun 1953
NC   -   Gaston Co NC                                           Swain Co NC - Lowell, Gaston Co NC
                                                                                 burial: Plains Meth. Church
                                                                                 Cemetery, Canton, NC.
                                                                   
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                 Sophronah G. McMahan, 1895 - ?
                 Nora B. McMahan, 1897 - 1976
                 Thomas C. McMahan, 1900 - ?
                 Daniel M. McMahan, 1902 - 1951
                 George B. McMahan, 1903 - 1967
                 Hazel Lee McMahan, 1907 - ?

Plato Elam Smith  + Mary Minnie Childers (McMahan)
   1874 - 1953                      aft 1927         9 Dec 1873 - 8 Jun 1953
                                                       Swain Co NC - Lowell, Gaston Co NC
                                           burial: Plains Meth. Church Cemetery, Canton NC   
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 John G. McMahan + Agnes S. Boone                      Noah B. Wilson + Melvina  Chambers
    1822 - 1913              1824 - 1905                                      ? - 1910           1836 - 1913
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James E. McMahan        +           Martha Ann Wilson
     1854 - 16 Feb 1927                      abt 1884?                 Nov 1868 - 1900
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                                               James Annis McMahan (Ida Ellen Higdon), 1885 - 1957
James E. McMahan,
from Ancestry.com's
Evans-Elliott Tree
Mary Minnie
Childers.
Detail from group
photo. Click to
see source photo.
Bio Note by
Roy A. Childers
John G. McMahan + Agnes S. Boone                   Thomas Clingman Childers + Emily Dawson
1822 - 1913              1824 - 1905
Sources: U. S. Census for Asheville, NC, 1900;
     U. S. Census for Dillsboro, Jackson Co, NC, 1910;
      NC Death Collection, 1908-2004 (J. E. McMahan);
      NC Certificate of Death (Minnie Smith);
      NC Death Certificate, Plato Elam Smith, 25 Nov 1953, via Ancestry.com;
      NC Marriage Record, via Ancestry.com;
     Ancestry.com's One World Tree.