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Ancy Netta Chandler, Winston County, Mississippi
linda_at_ancy_nettaNew member Linda Partridge Inman (in photo at right) and her brother Joe Keith “Joey” Partridge Jr. sent these photos of the grave markers of Ancy Netta Chandler and her husband Oseman Doris Weeks at Bethel Cemetery in Winston County, Mississippi. Other versions of Ancy Netta’s name, found in census records and elsewhere, include Nancy Metta and Annasonatta. Her husband has sometimes been referred to as Darius. Ancy Netta, one of 15 children, was the daughter of Robert Bailey Chandler born in Jackson County, Georgia, in 1820 and Mary Jane Wade born 1829 in Cobb County, Georgia. Linda has in her possession the only known portrait of Mary Jane Wade Chandler – see the portrait of Mary Jane.
See a photo of Robert Bailey Chandler’s grave marker on this page.

Ancy Netta’s Chandler lineage: John Chandler b 1600 ENG > Robert Chandler b c 1629 VA > Robert Chandler b 1654 VA > Joell Chandler b 1683 VA > Robert Chandler b 1720 VA > Bailey Chandler b 1751 VA > Robert Chandler b 1790 NC > Robert Bailey Chandler b 1820 GA > Ancy Netta Chandler Weeks b 1869 MS

Linda Inman at the graves of her great-grandparents Ancy Etta Chandler

and Doris Weeks in Bethel Cemetery, Winston County, Mississippi

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Grave marker of Ancy Netta Chandler Weeks

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Grave marker of Doris (or Darius) Weeks

 

 

 

 

 

Linda Inman
quail3linda@gmail.com
February 6, 2014

Robert Bailey Chandler of Winston County, Mississippi

Robert Bailey Chandler, Donna Gorda’s great-great-grandfather, is buried in Antioch Cemetery, Winston County, Mississippi. He was the son of Robert Chandler (born 1775 Wilkes County, NC) and Margret Johnston (born November 11, 1798). Robert Chandler, born 1775, was the brother of Abraham Chandler, buried Chandler Cemetery, Calhoun, Georgia), so Robert Bailey Chandler buried in Antioch Cemetery, Winston County, Mississippi, is the nephew of Abraham Chandler buried in Chandler Cemetery, Calhoun, Gordon County, Georgia.

Robert Bailey Chandler’s ancestry: John Chandler b 1600 ENG > Robert Chandler b c 1629 VA > Robert Chandler b 1654 VA > Joell Chandler b 1683 VA > Robert Chandler b 1720 VA > Bailey Chandler b 1751 VA > Robert Chandler b 1790 NC > Robert Bailey Chandler b 1820 GA

Robert Bailey Chandler’s daughter, Ancy Netta Chandler Weeks, is buried in Bethel Cemetery, Winston County, Mississippi. See a photo of Ancy Netta Chandler’s grave marker.

NOTE: Robert Bailey Chandler’s wife and mother of his 15 children was Mary Jane Wade Chandler. See the only known portrait of Mary Jane Chandler here.

Inscription:

To the memory of
R. B. Chandler
Born July 24, 1820
Died Feb. 4, 1877
His body rests beneath the sod
His spirit winged its flight to God

Submitted by Donna Gorda

August 19, 2009