On This Day in 1834

175 Years Ago Today
February 7, 1834 – 1914
Thomas Jefferson Jessee

Thomas Jefferson Jessee was one of fourteen children (my 1st cousins, 5 times removed) born to George Lea Jessee and Elizabeth “Betsy” Counts.

  1. David Counts Jessee
  2. Nancy B. Jessee
  3. Margaret Jessee
  4. Frances Jessee
  5. George Lea Jessee
  6. Samuel Jessee
  7. Martin Counts Jessee
  8. Noah K. Jessee
  9. Jane Jessee
  10. Thomas Jefferson Jessee
  11. Elihu Kiser Jessee
  12. William Lea Jessee
  13. James M. Jessee
  14. John Counts Bull Jessee

132 Years Ago Today
February 7, 1877
Francis Wayland Selfe, my 2nd cousin, twice removed, was one of eleven children born to Wilson Vermillion Selfe and Elizabeth Kiser.

  1. Hettie Selfe
  2. Greely Selfe
  3. Ida Selfe
  4. Francis Wayland Selfe
  5. Walter Selfe
  6. Nevada “Vada” Selfe
  7. Dora Selfe
  8. Mattie Selfe
  9. Roy Selfe
  10. Carter Selfe
  11. Arthur Selfe

124 Years Ago Today
February 7, 1885
Arthur C. Laforce was one of twelve children (2nd cousins, twice removed) born to John Letcher Laforce and Rebecca Sutherland.

  1. Alfarie Laforce
  2. Thomas Ulysses Laforce
  3. Simeon Laforce
  4. Elijah Laforce
  5. Mary Elizabeth Laforce
  6. William S. Laforce
  7. Arthur C. Laforce
  8. Bessie Laforce
  9. John Letcher Laforce, Jr.
  10. Ada Laforce
  11. Robert Laforce
  12. Manilla Laforce

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s