.     Guilford Stevens Nester, 1853 - 1924, s/o Guilford G. Nester
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

A26   Guilford Stevens Nester,6                                              A2   (Guilford,5,John,4,Jacob,3,Frederick,2,Frederick,1)
.
.             "Steve"
.               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
.                         16E8.
.               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
.                         Miss.
.               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).

.               issue:

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.

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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 ____.
.                     issue:
.                     
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.
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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.

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4.   William E. Nester, b 1883, d 8 Jan 1900, bur Gholson Cem.  See picture of his tombstone below.

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5.   Carrie Nester, b 24 Jul 1885 Miss.

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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.
.                     issue:
.                     
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
.                           39328.

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7.   (son) Nester, bur near G.S. and M.E. Nester: "Our Little Son, 24 Oct 1889 - 9 Dec 1889".

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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)).

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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.
.                     issue:
.                     
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).
.                           issue:
.                           
(1)  Janet Greer, m Phillip Crawford.  Of Waco, Tex in 2013.
.                                  issue:
.                                  
(a)  Phillip T. Crawford III (LT USN).  Of Norfolk, Va in 2013.
.                           
(2)  D. Timothy Greer.  Of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla in 2013.

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10.   Lula Bell Nester, b May 1895 Miss, m 11 Dec 1920 Kemper Co to Earnest S. Williams, b ca 1895 Miss.
.                     issue:
.                     
a.   Elizabeth D. Williams, b ca 1925 Miss.
.                     
b.   Nina B. Williams, b ca 1927 Miss.

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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).
.                     issue:
.                 ?  
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: whvande@sandia.gov and whvande@comcast.net   
.                         4.   W. David Parmenter's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: rev.dave.parmenter@parmenter@mayberry.usa.net   
.                         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.
.
Pictures below from www.findagrave.com
          Added by Dede Holden
   Rachel Flora Greer  
Picture from her obituary