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Leora McNair

Female 1913 - 1979


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  • Born  16 Oct 1913  Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Female 
    Died  21 Jan 1979  Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Age: 65 
    Cause: Acute Cardiorespiratory Failure 
    Address:
    Rte 1, Box 767
    Plymouth, NC 
    Buried  27 Jan 1979  Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I1048  Main
    Last Modified  15 Aug 2007 

    Father  John Thomas "Tom" McNair,   b. 2 August 1888, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 November 1954, Wilson, Wilson County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Dollie Frances Moore,   b. 16 August 1891, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 August 1971, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  approx.. 1911 
    Family ID  F320  Group Sheet

    Family  William Thomas Cherry,   b. 10 Apr 1911, Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1956, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >1. Theaster Cherry,   b. 20 December 1932, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 December 1993
    >2. Robert Lee Cherry,   b. 21 July 1933,   d. 22 September 1991, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Christopher Columbus Cherry,   b. 09 April 1936, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 January 2004
    >4. Hilda Gray Cherry,   b. 15 December 1937, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Arlander Cherry,   b. 17 December 1940, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. E.L. Cherry
     7. S. Cherry
     8. T.A. Cherry
     9. T. Cherry
     10. M.L. Cherry
     11. William Joseph Cherry,   b. 18 October 1831, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 March 1972, Durham, Durham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. W. Cherry
     13. G. Cherry
    Last Modified  30 Sep 2007 
    Family ID  F352  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Leora Cherry & John Lee Boone
    Leora Cherry & John Lee Boone

    Documents
    1920 Census: John Thomas McNair (Head)
    1920 Census: John Thomas McNair (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 11 Feb 2006
    Enumeration District: 66
    Sheet: 17B & 18A
    Location: Plymouth, Washington County, NC

    1) Thomas - Head, age 32
    2) Dollie - Wife, age 28
    3) Callie - Daughter, age 8
    4) Leora - Daughter, age 6
    5) Essie - Daughter, age 4
    6) Cleophus - Son, age 2 months

    Owned farm free of mortgage
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

    Headstones
    Leora McNair Cherry is buried in John Thomas McNair Cemetery
    Leora McNair Cherry is buried in John Thomas McNair Cemetery

    Histories
    NC Death Certificate: Leora McNair Cherry
    NC Death Certificate: Leora McNair Cherry
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Occupation: Housekeeper
    Informant: Daughter, Mrs. Wilhemenia Cherry

  • Notes  Buried:
    • Death certificate says she is buried in Moore Family Cemetery, but she is in the John Thomas McNair Cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] North Carolina Birth Index, 1908-2000. Ancestry.com. (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S2] SSDI.

    3. [S13] Washington County Deaths Online. USGenWeb: Washington County, NC. http://www.ncgenweb.us/washington/WASHDTH.HTM (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S20] North Carolina Death Certificate.

    5. [S10] John Thomas McNair Cemetery Internments, (Washington County Genealogical Society).