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Mary Jane or Harvey Gainey

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Mary Jane or Harvey Gainey

Donna C. (View posts)
Posted: 1 Dec 1999 1:09AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 20 Apr 2005 10:01AM GMT
Surnames: Gainey, Cook
My Great grandmother Was named Mary Jane (Gainey) Cook.
She married Henry Wesley Cook and they lived in Louisiana.
Harvey Gainey was her father. I was always told Mary was an Indian
but if you asked any of the elderly folks in the family they refused
to talk about it. Now even my grandparents passed away and I have no
one to find out this bit of info from. An older lady in Rayville, La.
remembers going to Mary's house and playing with her daughter Virginia Cook
. She remembers that a Grandpaw Gainey was teaching the 2 girls how
to walk silently through the woods like an indian. That Grandpaw Gainey
told them he was a Chief and from the Carolina's. That the Government sent
him over to England to be educated. I have had no more luck with this. Please help!
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Donna C. 1 Dec 1999 8:09AM GMT 
Debbie Gainey 26 Dec 1999 5:28AM GMT 
JoyGail McClure 15 Feb 2000 6:46AM GMT 
bstevens4080 13 Mar 2000 9:12PM GMT 
jjb5953 10 Oct 2001 2:47AM GMT 
gott13 7 Feb 2003 1:41AM GMT 
jjb5953 10 Oct 2001 2:52AM GMT 
GaineyMD 15 May 2012 4:19AM GMT 
valerie knigh... 10 Nov 2012 7:11AM GMT 
billyteal 3 May 2000 8:39AM GMT 
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