Person:Emma Gano (2)

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Emma Gano
m. 15 Mar 1853
  1. William Beriah Gano1854 - 1913
  2. John Thomas Gano1856 - 1891
  3. Clarence Welch Gano1858 - 1906
  4. Samuel E. Gano1859 - 1860
  5. Kate Gano1862 - 1944
  6. Fannie C. Gano1864 - 1864
  7. Maurice Dudley Gano1865 - 1927
  8. Dr. Sidney Johnston Gano1867 - 1921
  9. Robert Lee Gano1867 - 1911
  10. Emma Gano1869 - 1936
  11. Frank Allen Gano1871 - 1874
  12. Martha Clara Gano1873 - 1903
m. 23 Jan 1896
  1. Miriam Scurry1897 - 1897
  2. Thomas L. Scurry, Jr.1898 - 1944
  3. Martha Welch Scurry1900 - 1987
  4. Katherine Evantha Scurry1902 - 1977
  5. Richardson Gano Scurry1904 - 1979
  6. William Clarence Scurry1906 - 1964
  7. Dr. Maurice McLaurin Scurry1910 - 1974
Facts and Events
Name Emma Gano
Alt Name[1] Patty Gano
Gender Female
Birth[1][2] 19 Jul 1869 Bourbon County, Kentucky
Marriage 23 Jan 1896 Dallas, Dallas County, Texasto Gen. Thomas L. Scurry
Census[5] 1920 Dallas, Dallas County, Texas
Census[6] 1930 Dallas, Dallas County, Texas
Death[2][3] 29 Nov 1936 Dallas, Dallas County, Texas
Burial[2] Oakland Cemetery, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas

Dallas, Texas, 1920 census:[5]

Scurry, Emma Head 46 yrs (wid.) b. Kentucky (parents, b. Kentucky) Agent (Insurance)
      Thomas Son 21 yrs (wid.) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Kentucky) Lawyer (Civil Practice)
      Martha Dau 19 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Kentucky) Teacher (Public School)
      Evantha Dau 17 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Kentucky) Teacher (Public School)
      Richardson Son 15 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Kentucky)
      William Son 13 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Kentucky)
      Mclaurin Son 9 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Kentucky)
Gano, Sidney Brother 50 yrs (single) b. Kentucky (parents, b. Kentucky) Agent (Life Insurance)
      Morris D. Brother 52 yrs (single) b. Kentucky (parents, b. Kentucky) Lawyer (Civil Practice)
      John T. Brother 27 yrs (single) b. Kentucky (parents, b. Kentucky) Lawyer (Civil Practice)

Dallas, Texas, 1930 census:[6]

Scurry, Emma G. Head 59 yrs (marr. at 26 yrs) b. Kentucky (parents, b. Texas/Kentucky) Insurance
      Richardson G. Son 26 yrs (single) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Kentucky) Lawyer
      William C. Son 23 yrs (single) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Kentucky)
      Maurice Son 19 yrs (single) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Kentucky) Clerk (Broker's Office)
Boles, Jake W. Son/law 31 yrs (marr. at 24 yrs) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas) Clerk (Bank)
      Evantha Dau 27 yrs (marr. at 20 yrs) b. Texas (parents, b. Texas/Kentucky)
      Emmily J. Gr/dau 5 yrs b. Texas (parents, b. Texas)
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Bourbon, Kentucky, United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule, p. 386A.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Find A Grave.
  3. Texas Department of State Health Services. Texas Death Index, 1903-2000.
  4.   Dallas Morning News. (Dallas, Texas), p. 4, 29 May 1887.

    The NEWS is in receipt of the programme of the commencement exercises of Hamilton College, Lexington, Ky., to come off next Tuesday. It includes a vocal solo by Miss Emma Gano, of Dallas, and a piano solo by Miss Judith Olive, of Waco. Of the class of 1887 are Miss Emma Gano and Miss Nannie L. Lemmon of Dallas

  5. 5.0 5.1 Dallas, Texas, United States. 1920 U.S. Census Population Schedule, ED 72, p. 7B, dwelling/family 141/141 (1903 Bennett).
  6. 6.0 6.1 Dallas, Texas, United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule, ED 18, p. 16A, dwelling/family 266/292 (1903 Bennett).
  7.   Dallas Morning News. (Dallas, Texas), p. 4, 30 Nov 1936.

    Dallas Businesswoman and Wife of General to Be Buried Monday

    Funeral services for Mrs. Emma Gano Scurry, 67, wife of the late Gen. Thomas Scurry and one of the pioneer businesswomen of Dallas, will be Monday at her residence, 1903 Bennett. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery. Mrs. Scurry was born July 19, 1869 near Paris in Bourbon County, Kentucky, daughter of the late Gen. R. M. Gano and Mattie Welch Gano. She came to Texas in 1875 when General Gano moved to Dallas with his family, he having first settled near Grapevine prior to the Civil War. In 1896 she married Capt. Thomas Scurry, who was Captain of the Houston Light Guards when that company won fame throughout the country in competitive drills and who was later Adjutant General of Texas. He died in 1911. Survived by four sons, Tom, Richardson G., William C. and Maurice, all of Dallas; two daughters; a sister, and eight grandchildren.

  8.   Dallas Morning News. (Dallas, Texas), p. ___, 30 Nov 1936.

    SCURRY -- Emma Gano, died Sunday morning. Survived by 4 sons Tom Scurry of Houston, R. G. Scurry, William C. Scurry and Maurice McLaurin; 2 daughters, Mrs. Raymond Potts, Mrs. J. W. Boles; 1 sister, Mrs. Kate G. McLaurin, and 8 grandchildren, all of Dallas. Funeral services at rthe residence, 1903 Bennett, at 11 a.m. Monday. Dr. L. N. D. Wells and Dr. George W. Truett officiating. Pallbearers: Dr. H. L. McLaurin, Gordon Gano, Gano Lightfoot, John T. Gano, Carl Callaway, Fred Tucker. Interment in Oakland Cemetery. Arrangements with George A. Brewer Funeral Chapel.

  9.   Polk's City Directory (Dallas, Texas), p. 681, 1915.

    Scurry, Emma G (wid Thomas) r 1903 Bennett
    Scurry, Thomas student r 1903 Bennett