The Shemwell Family

Thomas Jessie HesterAge: 71 years18841956

Thomas Jessie Hester
Given names
Thomas Jessie
Birth May 19, 1884 37 37
Birth of a sisterMattie Stella Hester
September 2, 1885 (Age 15 months)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJames H Hester
January 3, 1895 (Age 10 years)
Census June 23, 1900 (Age 16 years)
Census May 12, 1910 (Age 25 years)
Death of a motherAugustine America “Gussie” Shemwell
April 19, 1921 (Age 36 years)
Cause: Senile Dementia
Death of a fatherJames William Hester
July 2, 1926 (Age 42 years)
Cause: Dysentery
Death of a sisterMattie Stella Hester
May 6, 1949 (Age 64 years)
Death of a brotherAlton Bell Hester
December 26, 1949 (Age 65 years)
Death of a brotherEthert Bron Hester
May 15, 1955 (Age 70 years)
Death April 23, 1956 (Age 71 years)

Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Pleaseant Hill Cemetery
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Marriage: August 6, 1871Todd, Kentucky, United States
elder brother
4 years
elder sister
Flora Hester
Birth: January 17, 1875 27 28
Death: February 4, 1875Todd, Kentucky, United States
14 months
elder sister
Poppie Eleanor Hester
Birth: March 25, 1876 29 29Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 27, 1960Todd, Kentucky, United States
9 months
elder brother
Ethert Bron Hester
Birth: January 6, 1877 29 30Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 15, 1955Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
elder brother
21 months
elder brother
Garland Hester
Birth: September 14, 1881 34 35
Death: October 24, 1881Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
Thomas Jessie Hester
Birth: May 19, 1884 37 37Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: April 23, 1956
15 months
younger sister

Thomas Jessie Hester has 52 first cousins recorded

Mother's family (42)

Parents Samuel Thomas Shemwell + Armina M “Mina” Shemwell
Parents Thomas Ayres Hudspeth + Amanda Elizabeth “Manda” Shemwell
2George U Hudspeth18641882
Parents John Wesley Hester + Almira Caroline “Carrie” Shemwell
2Lush Hester18701960
3Eber D Hester18721960
4Maon Hester18741938
5Lt. Abot Hester18781903
Parents James McHenry Shutt + Mary Francis “Fanny” Shemwell
Parents Christopher Columbus “Bud” Shemwell + Malvina Elvina “Mollie” Rickman
1Mattie E Shemwell18771949
5Lee Shemwell18901891
6Lelia May Shemwell18901968
Parents Charles Lafayette “Fate” Shemwell + Mary Harriet Sherrod
1Alpha Shemwell18781897
2Bertie E Shemwell18801970
3Clyde Shemwell18811949
7Floyd Shemwell18921977
Parents Marquis Delumuel “Mark” Shemwell + Sarah Frances “Ma Sissie” Scott
6Sue Belle Shemwell18901978
Census1900 United States - Census transcript - James William Hester - Household

Sharon Grove Todd Ky

James W HesterheadWMFeb184753M27KYNCVAFarmer
Augustine S HesterwifeWFAug184953M2796KYKYKY
Arthur C HestersonWMJul187329MKYKYKYCarpenter
Poppie E HesterdaughterWFMar187724MKYKYKYTeacher (in school)
Ethert B HestersonWMJan187823MKYKYKYFarm laborer
Alton B HestersonWMDec187920MKYKYKYFarm laborer
Jessie T HestersonWMMay188416SKYKYKYFarm laborer
Mattie S HesterdaughterWFSep185544SKYKYKY

Note: Clifty Magisterial District - Listed having nine (9) children, only six (6) living.

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - James William Hester - Household

Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky

Hester, James WheadMW63M39KYKYKYFarmerGeneral Farm
Hester, Augustine AwifeFW63M3986KYKYKY
Hester, Ethert BsonMW34SKYKYKYSalesmanSoft Drinks
Hester, Poppie EdaughterFW33SKYKYKYTeacherPrivate School
Hester, Jessie TsonMW23SKYKYKYLaborerOdd Jobs