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Ora L. McFarland was not yet married and was still living at home when she was listed on p.401 in Bennett's Evansville (Vanderburgh County, IND.) City Directory, 1936. By 1938, she was married to George Tichenor who was also from Kentucky, they were listed in the city directory, and enumerated in the 1940 U.S. Census. After her military service, Ora McFarland returned to Evansville. She would divorce and marry again; her name is Ora L. Anderson on her death certificate and social security death index in Ancestry. She died in Evansville in 1987 and is buried in the Locust Hill Cemetery.
Sources: Social Security Death Index in Ancestry; Indiana Death Certificate #87-019493 in Ancestry; see John Henry McFarland obituary in Evansville Courier and Press, 03/05/1968, p.10; and Bennett's Evansville (Vanderburgh County, IND.) City Directory, 1938, p.534.
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|NKAA Source:||Ancestry (online)|
|NKAA Source:||National Archives, Access to Archival Databases (online)|
|NKAA Source:||Bennett's Evansville (Vanderburgh County, IND.) city directory (serial)|
|NKAA Source:||Evansville courier & press (newspaper)|
Cite This NKAA Entry:
“Anderson, Ora Lee McFarland Tichenor,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed January 29, 2022, https://nkaa.uky.edu/nkaa/items/show/300004394.
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