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Looking for obituary :Elbert B.Ray

Elbert B.Ray died May 1921-Looking for obituary.He died in Asheville.Asheville is located in Buncombe county North Carolina,near Woodfin ,And Weaverville.From the map it looks like hwy 25 Goes through all of buncombe county.

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Finding the right William Waldrope and Nancy Weeks!

I have searched for William and Nancy Weeks (May be WAldrope(Spelling could be different)This William would have been born 1840 about .Nancy May be a weeks and May not carry the Waldrope name (Nancy birth 1840?).Rosa Lee Tesner s death certificate list them as parents.Rosa Lee tesner was a Waldrope before marriage.Any help here would be appreciated.Buncombe county North Carolina.Rosa lee Tesner 1863-1926-Married Robert Tesner.

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Who is Sue Tesner?

Sue tesner was the 2nd wife of My GGGrandfather .When Rosa Tesner dies on census I find a Sue Tesner or Tessneer.

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Trail Of Tears !

The trail of tears is about the Cherokee people and their removal,from their lands.Andrew Jackson signed the removal act in 1832!General Scott was to escort 16,000 Cherokee people west .4,000 died on the trail west.Looking for any ,names of those that were on the trail.

Finding'Cemetery of ' Pruet'!

On my research journey I have found many things.But this was a sweet find.Looking for David Pruitt and his connection to the Cherokee lottery of 1832,Led me to find a cemetery with our ancestors.Check out 'New Hope Methodist Cemetery in Gwinnett Georgia.U.S.A.

Looking for a ship Brigantine Recovery?

Nicholas Tesseneer Arrived in America Oct.31-1771-Working my line backwards .Benjamin Tessener born in England -Nicholas Tessener Died Union county S.C.Need birth date on all.

Where is Nancy Weeks?

Looking for my3Times GreatGrandmother who was listed on Rosa Lee Tesner death certificate .1862-1926-Buncombe ,County North Carolina.Also looking for a William Waldrop .I m guessing at birth about 1840

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Finding my Tesner Line!

Bessie Mae Tessener Burrell 1897-1934 who married Charlie Albert Burrell 1891-1975.These are my GreatGrandparents.Charlie Albert was from Paint Fork ,North Carolina.Bessie mother was Rosa Lee Waldrop 1869-1926-who married Robert Nathaniel Tesner 1862-1936-Children are Inaestoria Tesner-Daughter Jane Tesner-Son John B.Tesner-Daughter Minnie Tesner-Daughter Bessie Tesner-Daughter -Alice Tesner.1920 census shows a daughter Flossie Tesner.I do find Flossie Age 89 on death certificate who marries a Galloway.Flossie birth was 1904-died in Barnardsville ,North Carolina.26 August,1993-Mother on Flossie Tesner Death certificate was Rosa Waldroo.Marriage found record of marriage for R.M.Tesner Born 1862-age17-Spouse Rosa Lee Waldrop.1863-16years.11th of June 1879-Rosa Lee Waldrop Tesner died in1926-Found in record of Robert Nathaniel Tesner -Death 22February 1936 Asheville ,North Carolina.Born 1862-Barnardville N.C.Spouse at death was a Sue Tesner.

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Application For Pension:Jessie Burrell

State of Georgia,Pickens County. Cannot read name of wife.Personally appeared before me ,Mrs.??Burrell.of said county.After being duly sworn on oath.Says she is the widow of Jessie Burrell.Who was duly inrolled as indigent pensioner,from the county of Pickens.and was paid a pension of90.00 dollars from Pickens county.for1919 And ,that the said Jessie Burrell died in Pickens county on the 19 day of March ,1920and at time of his death ,a pension of 100.00 was due him ,from Pickens County.And unpaid for 1920.Applicate further states that she married the said Jessie Burrell 1901 ,in Pickens CountyState of Georgia,Pickens County. Cannot read name of wife.Personally appeared before me ,Mrs.??Burrell.of said county.After being duly sworn on oath.Says she is the widow of Jessie Burrell.Who was duly inrolled as indigent pensioner,from the county of Pickens.and was paid a pension of90.00 dollars from Pickens county.for1919 And ,that the said Jessie Burrell died in Pickens county ,on the 19 day of March ,1920 ,and at time of his death ,a pension of 100.00 was due him ,from Pickens County.And unpaid for 1920.Applicate further states that she married the said Jessie Burrell 1901 in Pickens County and resided with him from the date of marriage to his death.As an dependent widow and she ask the pension so due and unpaid to be paid to her.Before me this day 23 March,1920.She signs this unreadable..Jessie Burrells statement on paper of the war.He talked about Macon Georgia.He says he was down for several months .Fever had settled in his legs.He was not able to walk long after surrendering.25 day of September,1911-Phycians affidavit -Pickens Jessie Burrell -Defective eyesight-Power of Attorney -Affidavit of 2 freeholders of property.Cannot read.Marriage certificate.Jessie Burrell August -1901-1st day of September signed.County of Pickens Jasper Georgia.July 11,Witness M.H.Davis. and resided with him from the date of marriage to his death.As an dependent widow and she ask the pension so due and unpaid to be paid to her.Before me this day 23 March,1920.She signs this unreadable..Jessie Burrells statement on paper of the war.He talked about Macon Georgia.He says he was down for several months .Fever had settled in his legs.He was not able to walk long after surrendering.25 day of September,1911-Phycians affidavit -Pickens Jessie Burrell -Defective eyesight-Power of Attorney -Affidavit of 2 freeholders of property.Cannot read.Marriage certificate.Jessie Burrell August -1901-1st day of September signed.County of Pickens Jasper Georgia.July 11,Witness M.H.Davis.Source Georgia Archives.

Finding my Davis Connection!

On going back and researching my 2nd grandparents ,I found out a lot.Emaline Gosnell Burrell 1852-1934.(my 2nd Grandmother)First off ,I found a Harrett Burrell Davis.1871-1943.She was the daughter of Emaline Gosnell Burrell.Harrett marries a Thomas Davis.On death certificate Thomas list Pink Burrell as father.Children of Harrett And Thomas are John Bunyan Davis .1902-1980.One of Harrett Burrell Davis siblings is my GreatGrandfather Charlie Albert Burrell.Research source is Ancestry.

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