|. Guilford Stevens Nester, 1853 - 1924, s/o Guilford G. Nester
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
A26 Guilford Stevens Nester,6 A2 (Guilford,5,John,4,Jacob,3,Frederick,2,Frederick,1)
. b 5 Mar 1853 Miss; d 23 Aug 1924 Noxubee Co, Miss, bur Gholson Cem, Noxubee Co. See picture of his tombstone below.
. His first name is incorrectly given as George by some, apparently because it's given as that in the 1900 census. However it was
. Guilford in a 1906 Land Patent and Gilford in the 1910 census.
. m 17 Oct 1873 Noxubee Co to Martha Emeline Rawls, b 10 Dec 1858 Miss, d 25 Oct 1905 Miss, bur Gholson Cem, d/o John
. L. Rawls and Mary Ann Stewart. See picture of her tombstone below.
. 1880 Noxubee Co census, Beat 4, p 216A, #274/279, G.S. Nester,25 Miss, farmer, Everline,23 Miss, John,5 Miss, Edward,3
. Miss, Annie,6/12 Miss (Dec).
. 1900 Kemper Co, Miss census, Beat 12, ED 7, sheet 1A, #6/6, George S. Nester, Mar 1855 Miss, farm laborer, Martha E., Dec
. 1857 Miss (marr 26 yrs, 9 ch, 8 living), Annie, Jan 80 Miss, Carrie, Jun 85 Miss, Tiny, Oct 87 Miss, farm laborer, Mamie,
. Jan 90 Miss, Corrah, Jul 92 Miss, Lula, May 95 Miss.
. 1906, 15 Oct: Guilford S. Nester, homestead entry original, 120.23 acres: SWNE Choctaw No 12N 16E8; ENE Choctaw No 12N
. 1910 Kemper Co census, Beat 5, ED 33, sheet 2A, #28/28, Gilford S. Nester,56 Miss, farming, farm, Carrie,25 Miss, labor, home
. farm, Tinie,22 Miss, labor, home farm, Cora,16 Miss, labor, home farm, Lula B.,14 Miss, labor, home farm, Bessie M.,11
. 1920 Kemper Co census, Beat 5, Dekalb, ED 34, sheet 4B, #79/79, Steve Nester,67 Miss, farmer, general farm, Carrie,36 Miss,
. Lula,24 Miss, Bessie Roberson,21 Miss (dau).
A261 1. John Campbell Nester, b 12 Dec 1875 Noxubee Co, m Mattie E. Thornell.
A262 2. Edward Gifford Nester (Ed), b 21 Jan 1877 Kemper Co, m Ollie Jane Haskins.
. His middle name given as Guilford by one source.
. 3. Annie Nester, b 7 Jan 1880 Miss, d 2 Jan 1959, bur Chamberlin Cem East, Kemper Co, m James Clarence Weaver, b 27 Sep
. 1876, d 21 Jan 1951, bur Chamberlin Cem East, s/o ____ Weaver and Susan ____.
. a. May Thelma Weaver (Thelma), b 23 Mar 1908, d 10 Nov 1995 (SSDI 425-84-7821 Miss), bur Chamberlain Cem, m 28
. Aug 1925 Kemper Co to Harvey Alfred Robinson (Alfred), b 25 Sep 1900, d 11 Jan 1977, bur Chamberlain Cem.
. Thelma's and Harvey's LR: De Kalb, Kemper Co, Miss 39328.
. b. Mable Weaver, b 13 Aug 1909, d 17 Aug 2000 (SSDI 428-19-6146 Miss), bur Vernon Cem, Kemper Co, m Webster C.
. Vernon, b 20 Aug 1908, d 21 Apr 1975 (not in SSDI), bur Vernon Cem, s/o Virgil Vernon and Lula Elizabeth Cotton.
. Mable's LR: Preston, Kemper Co 39354.
. c. Maude K. Weaver, b 19 Jul 1912, d 9 Feb 1959, bur Spring Hill Cem, m 28 Sep 1929 Kemper Co to Henry Cecil Hailey,
. b 16 Feb 1906, d 21 Feb 2007 (SSDI 427-32-0845 Miss), s/o Rube C. Hailey and Lena Elizabeth White.
. Henry's LR: Preston, Kemper Co 39354.
. d. James Glen Weaver, b 7 Dec 1913, d 20 Jul 2001 (SSDI 426-74-4696 Miss), bur Union Hill Cem, m 12 May 1934
. Kemper Co to Gertrude Creekmore, b 20 Feb 1913, d 16 Jun 1997 (SSDI 587-21-6949 Miss), bur Union Hill Cem, d/o
. Thomas H. Creekmore and Paralie L. Malone. James' and Gertrude's LR: De Kalb, Kemper Co 39328.
. e. Willie LeMar Weaver (Mar), b 1 Aug 1915, d 22 Dec 1980 (SSDI 427-07-0161 Miss), bur Union Hill Cem, m Daisy
. Poole, b 11 Oct 1913 Kemper Co, d 3 Mar 2009 Meridian, Lauderdale Co (SSDI 427-58-8957 Miss), d/o Robert L. Poole
. and Florence McKelvaine. Willie's and Daisy's LR: De Kalb, Kemper Co 39328.
. f. Leo F. Weaver, b 9 Nov 1917, d 17 Nov 2000 (SSDI 425-60-1328 Miss), bur Union Hill Cem, m Nancy Elizabeth
. Thompson, b 8 Aug 1917, d 6 Aug 1982 (SSDI 426-74-2274 Miss), bur Union Hill Cem, d/o Joseph Elbert Thompson
. and Lillie Pearl Lee. Leo's LR: Saint Louis, Mo 63108. Nancy's LR and LB: De Kalb, Kemper Co 39328.
. 4. William E. Nester, b 1883, d 8 Jan 1900, bur Gholson Cem. See picture of his tombstone below.
A263 5. Carrie Nester, b 24 Jul 1885 Miss.
. 6. Tina Nester (Tiny), b 18 Oct 1887 Miss, d 14 Oct 1971 (not located in SSDI), bur Spring Hill Cem, m 5 Jun 1915 Kemper
. Co to Harry L. Permenter, b 21 Sep 1886 Miss, d 17 Dec 1962 (in mental inst), bur Spring Hill Cem, s/o Thomas Diggs Per-
. menter and Elizabeth Matilda Hill.
. a. Earl McLain Permenter, b 4 Dec 1918 Kemper Co, d 2 Nov 1956 Kemper Co, bur Spring Hill Cem, m Annie Mae
. Haskins, b 6 Nov 1921 Kemper Co, d 29 Aug 1991 Kemper Co (SSDI,428-60-8428 Miss), bur Spring Hill Cem, s/o John
. William Haskins and Anne L. Ross. Annie's LR: Warner Robins, Houston Co, Ga 31088.
. b. James Roscoe Permenter, b 1 Sep 1921 Miss, d 17 Mar 1994 (SSDI 427-64-9302 Miss), bur Spring Hill Cem.
. His LR: De Kalb, Kemper Co 39328.
. c. Thomas S. Permenter, b 6 Jan 1926 Miss, d 6 Mar 1999 (SSDI 426-64-9287 Miss). His LR: De Kalb, Kemper Co
. 7. (son) Nester, bur near G.S. and M.E. Nester: "Our Little Son, 24 Oct 1889 - 9 Dec 1889".
. 8. Mamie Nester, b 3 Jan 1890 Miss, d 4 Jun 1958 Hinds, Jackson Co, Miss, bur Pinetucky Cem, Shuqualak, Noxubee Co, m
. her 2nd cousin James Benjamin Daniel (Ben), b 9 Apr 1872 Miss, d 22 Dec 1947 Noxubee Co, bur Pinetucky Cem, s/o James
. Benjamin Daniel and Nancy Nester (d/o Andrew Nester (#A1)).
. 9. Cora S. Nester, b 10 Jun 1893 Miss (b Jul 1892 acc to 1900 census, d 8 Jun 1930, bur Ghoulson Cem, m Benjamin Cleve-
. land Floore, b 9 Oct 1889, d 12 May 1934, bur Ghoulson Cem, s/o Sid A. and Sara Floore.
. See picture of Benjamin's and Cora's tombstone below. Family name given as Flora in dau Rachel's obit.
. 1930 census, family not located.
. a. Rachel "Flora", b 18 Jun 1927 Shuqualak, d 26 Mar 2013 Waco, Tex, bur Memorial Park Cem, Memphis, Tenn, m 1949
. to Dan B. Greer. Rachel was raised by her aunts Nora Thornell and Mattie Nester.
. 1940 Kemper Co census, Beat 5, DeKalb, ED 35-17, sheet 16B, #260, John C. Nester,67 Miss, farmer, farm, Mattie,67
. Miss, Nora Thornell,57 Miss, Leonard Nester,21 Miss, farmer, farm, Rachel Floore,15 Miss (niece).
. (1) Janet Greer, m Phillip Crawford. Of Waco, Tex in 2013.
. (a) Phillip T. Crawford III (LT USN). Of Norfolk, Va in 2013.
. (2) D. Timothy Greer. Of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla in 2013.
. 10. Lula Bell Nester, b May 1895 Miss, m 11 Dec 1920 Kemper Co to Earnest S. Williams, b ca 1895 Miss.
. a. Elizabeth D. Williams, b ca 1925 Miss.
. b. Nina B. Williams, b ca 1927 Miss.
. 11. Bessie Mae Nester, b 3 Jun 1898 Miss, d 12 Aug 1975 (SSDI b "1 Jun 1898" 428-80-4058 Miss, bur Ghoulson Cem, m(1)
. 22 Dec 1917 Kemper Co, to Henry H. Roberson/Robinson, b 15 Jan 1894, d 26 Oct 1918 in WW II. Bessie m(2) J. L. Pierce,
. m(3) Hubert Campbell Wilson, b Apr 1882, s/o Lon M. Wilson and N. Ella Brittain.
. See picture of Bessie's tombstone below.
. 1900 census, Bessie not listed with her family.
. 1910 Kemper Co census, Bessie M. Nester,11 Miss, living with her father.
. 1920 Kemper Co census, Bessie Roberson,21 Miss (wid, dau), living with her father.
. 1930 Kemper Co census, Beat 5, ED 35-15, sheet 3B, #58/60, Bessie Robinson,31 Miss (wid, sister), Isabell,8 Miss
. (niece), living with Judson Nester and Carrie Nester (sister). (Bessie was actually Judson's aunt, Carrie was his mother,
. and Leah his cousin)
. 1940 Kemper Co census, Beat 5, ED 35-17, sheet 13A, #202, Bessie Wilson,42 Miss, farmer, farm, Isabell Robinson,17
. Miss (stepdau, div), Hubert C. Wilson,8 Miss (son), James L. Robinson,3/12 Miss (Miss).
. ? a. Isabella Dee Roberson, b ca 1922-23 Miss, m ____ Wilson.
. She was listed as stepdau in 1940.
. issue: (prob)
. (1) James L. Robinson, b 1940 Miss.
. b. Hubert Campbell Wilson (Popeye), b 3 Apr 1931 Miss, d 30 Sep 2006 (SSDI 426-54-6851 Miss), m Jerri White.
. His LR: Porterville, Kemper Co 39352.
. Ref: 1. Eva Blount's notes, cemetery records.
. 2. Annie Carol Jones Young's notes.
. 3. Walter H. Vandevender's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org
. 4. W. David Parmenter's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: rev.dave.parmenter@email@example.com
. 5. Myrtice Harris Nester's notes, email: CarlMertice@aol.com
. 6. "The Commercial Appeal" (Memphis, Tenn), 27 Mar 2013: obit of Rachel Flora Greer.
. 7. www.findagrave.com, info by Carole McCaig, with obit of Rachel Flora Greer.
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Added by Dede Holden
| Rachel Flora Greer
Picture from her obituary