.            Joseph Davis Nester, 1866 - 1894, s/o Aaron Nester
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

C15   Joseph Davis Nester,6                                                      C1   (Aaron,5,William,4,Jacob,3,Frederick,2,Frederick,1)
.
.             "Joe".
.               b 27 Dec 1866 Carroll Co, Va; d 18 Sep 1894, bur Black Hills, SD.  (Sharon Minton Hill gave his birth as 17 Nov 1866.)
.               m 7 Feb 1884 Carroll Co to Josephine Jackson, b 15 Apr 1869 Carroll Co, d 14 Jan 1960, bur Jackson Cem, Floyd Co, Va, d/o
.                   Carroll B. Jackson and Nancy Martin.
.               Josephine m(2) 18 Aug 1898 Carroll Co to
James Jerome Sutphin (Rome) (#1814), wid, b 4 Jan 1859 Floyd Co, s/o William
.                   Jesse Sutphin and Sarah Moles.  Jerome had m(1) Eva Jane Sutphin.  See
picture of Josephine's tombstone below.
.               Josephine m(3) 1929 Floyd Co to Henry A. Lawrence, b ca 1856 Va.
.               She m(4) 25 May 1934 Carroll Co to Isaac Maberry.

.               1900 Floyd Co census, Burks Fork, ED 12, sheet 7A, #113/113, Jerome Sutphin, Dec 1899 Va, farmer, Josephine, Apr 1863 Va
.                        (marr 1 yr, 5 ch, 4 living), Wiley, Jun 81 Va, Carden, Jul 84 Va, July, Jun 88 Va, Early, Oct 94 Va, Charley N. Nester, Sep
.                        84 Va (stepson), Emmer, Nov 88 Va (stepdau), Nancy, Aug 91 Va (stepdau), Etter, May 94 Va (stepdau).
.               1910 Floyd Co census, Burks Fork, ED 43, sheet 1B, #10/10, Jerome Sutphin,50 Va (2nd marr), farmer, general farm, Josephine,
.                        42 Va (2nd marr, marr 13 yrs, 5 ch, 4 living), Early,15 Va, farm laborer, home farm, Etta F. Nester,15 Va (adopted).
.               1920 Montgomery Co census, Auburn Dist, ED 106, sheet 9A, #161/162, Jerome Sutphin,61 Va, farmer, general farm, Josephine,
.                        52 Va, Etta F. Oneal,24 Wash (marr, stepdau).
.               1930 Floyd Co census, Court House Dist, ED 32-6, sheet 8B, #181/183, Henry A. Lawrence,74 Va (marr age 23), farmer, general
.                        farm, Josephine,61 Va (marr age 16).

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1.   Charles Pierce Nester (Charlie), b 20 Sep 1885 Carroll Co (b Sep 1884 acc to 1900 census), m(1) Charlotte Lucretia
.                     Spence (Lottie), m(2) Snowie Ellen Sutphin Hughes.

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2.   Emma Elizabeth Nester (Luemma), b 1 Nov 1887 Carroll Co (b Nov 1889 acc to 1900 census), d 29 May 1958 Radford,
.                   "d/o Joe Nester and Josephine Jackson, bur Jacksonville Cem, Floyd Co, m(1) 27 Dec 1905 Floyd Co to James LeRoy Finn
.                     (Jimmie), b 27 Feb 1885 Floyd Co, d 31 Dec 1944 Floyd Co, bur Jacksonville Cem, s/o William P. Finn and Hannah Alderman.
.                     Emma m(2) 27 Dec 1951 Radford to William Floyd Rutherford. b 27 Jun 1878 Grayson Co, d 13 Mar 1964 Radford, bur Sun-
.                     set Cem, Christiansburg, s/o David Kinley Rutherford (Kent) and Cynthia Emaneline Davis.  William had m(1) Lillie Belle
.                     Chisenhall, b 7 Jun 1879 Smyth Co, Va, d 2 Jun 1950 Radford, bur Sunset Cem, d/o William J. Chisenhall.
.                     See
pictures of Emma's, Jimmie's William's, and Lillie's tombstones below.
.                     1910 Floyd Co census, Burks Fork, ED 43, sheet 12A, #202/203, James L. Finn,24 Va, farmer, general farm, Emma E.,22 Va
.                              (marr 4 yrs, 1 ch, 1 living).
.                     1920 Floyd Co census, Court House Dist, ED 93, sheet 6B, #121/122, James L. Finn,34 Va, farmer, gen frm, Emma E.,32
.                              Va, Odell M.,9 Va, Edward M.,4 0/12 Va.
.                     1930 Montgomery Co, Va census, Auburn Dist, ED 61-3, sheet 8B, #166/178, James L. Finn,43 Va (marr age 20), farmer,
.                              general farm, Emma,41 Va (marr age 18), Edward M.,14 Va.
.                     1940 Montgomery Co census, Auburn Dist, ED 61-5, sheet 3A, #46, James Finn,54 Va, farmer, farm, Emma,52 Va, Maleita
.                              Sutphin,12 Va (gd), Pauline,9 Va (gd), Edward Finn,24 Va, mechanic, automobile, garage, Julia,23 Va, bookkeeper, garage
.                              office.
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a.   Odell Mae Finn, b 22 Nov 1910 Va, d 4 Feb 1934 Montgomery Co, bur Jacksonville Cem, Floyd Co, m Elbert Sutphin.
.                           This was supposedly Elbert Sutphin, b ca 1901 or 1905 Va, s/o
Jasper Eden Sutphin (#2124).
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b.   Edward Martin Finn, b 21 Dec 1915 Floyd Co, d 25 Feb 1982 (SSDI 231-03-0728 Va), m(1) 27 Nov 1939 Radford (reg
.                           Shenandoah, Va) to Julia Elizabeth Kauffman, b ca 1917 Va, d/o Henry Charles Kauffman and Bertie Catherine Bowers.
.                           Edward and Julia div 1 Oct 1946 Montgomery Co.  Edward m(2) 24 Dec 1948 Radford to Pansy Beulah Cumiford Moore,
.                           b ca 1916, d/o James Bogle Cumiford and Gertrude Laura Dunford.  Edward's LR and LB: Radford, Va 24141.

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3.   Hattie M. Nester, b 15 Oct 1889 Carroll Co, d 12 Aug 1894, bur Black Hills, SD.

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4.   Nancy J. Nester, b 30 Aug 1892 Floyd Co, d 20 Feb 1983 (SSDI 220-30-6683 Va), "d/o Joseph Nester and Josephine Jack-
.                     son, bur Harris Cem, Floyd Co, m 10 Jun 1908 Floyd Co to Giles O. Harris, b 20 Jun 1880 Floyd Co, d 30 Jul 1939, bur
.                     Harris Cem, s/o James Anderson Harris and Eliza Temple McPeak.  See
pictures of Nancy's and Giles' tombstones below.
.                     1910 Floyd Co census, Burks Fork Dist, ED 43, sheet 11A, #189/190, Giles O Harris,19 Va, farmer, general farm, Nancy J.,
.                              17 Va (marr 1 yrs, 2 ch, 1 living), Lacy E.,6/12 Va.
.                     1920 Floyd Co census, Burks Fork Dist, ED 90, sheet 2A, #22/22, Giles Harris,28 Va, farmer, general farm, Nancy,26 Va,
.                              Lacey,10 Va, Effie,8 Va, Clarence,7 Va, Ona,4 Va, ?Quinton,11/12 Va.
.                     1930 Floyd Co census, Burks Fork Dist, ED 32-2, sheet 1A, #6/7, Jiles Harris,38 Va (marr age 18), farmer, general farm, Nan-
.                              cy J.,37 Va (marr age 16), Lacy E.,21 Va, Effie L.,19 Va, teacher, public school, Clarence B.,17 Va, Euna P.,14 Va, Quen-
.                              ton E.,11 Va, Beleuah M.,7 Va.
.                     1940 Floyd Co census, Burks Fork, ED 32-4, sheet 15B, #277, Nancy E. Harris,47 Va (wid), operator farm, Beula,17 Va.
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a.   Lacie E. Harris, b ca 1909-10 Va, m 2 May 1936 Roanoke Co (reg Floyd Co) to Herman D. Kemp, b ca 1906, s/o Steven
.                           A. Kemp and Lula J. Cain.
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b.   Effie Lee Harris, b ca 1911-12 Va, m 28 Dec 1938 Floyd Co to Clarence M. Williams, b ca 1920, s/o P. R. Williams and
.                           Ida Fisher.
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c.   Clarence B. Harris, b 15 Oct 1912 Floyd Co, d 24 Sep 1998 (SSDI 231-03-6857 Va).  His LR: Willis, Floyd Co 24380.
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d.   Ona B. Harris, b ca 1916 Va.
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e.   Eldridge Quentin Harris (Quentin), b 4 Jan 1919 Floyd Co, d 12 May 1999 Salisbury, Rowan Co, NC (SSDI 232-28-
.                           6292 NC or WV), m 23 Mar 1940 Floyd Co to Olive Williams, b ca 1922, d/o P. R. Williams and Ida Fisher.
.                           Quentin's LR: Statesville, Iredell Co, NC 28677.
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f.   Beulah Maree Harris, b 8 Jul 1922 Floyd Co.

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5.   Etta Florence Nester, b 29 May 1894 Washington state, d 27 Oct 1957 Radford, bur Jacksonville Cem, Floyd Co, m(1) 1
.                     Mar 1913 Floyd Co to Frank O'Neal, b 1 Apr 1889 Floyd Co, s/o Leander T. and Susan B. O'Neal.
.                     Etta and Frank div by 1940 and she m(2) Daniel McKenzie Clarke (Dan), b 18 Sep 1896, d 2 Mar 1974 (not in SSDI), bur
.                     Jacksonville Cem, s/o William Henry Clarke and Nancy Preston.
.                     Etta was of New Castle, Pa at the time of her death.
.                     See
pictures of Etta and Dan and their tombstones below.
.                     1930 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 18-10, sheet 4A, #71/71, Frank Oneal,42 Va (div, marr age 31), laborer, farm, living
.                              with Leander T. and Susan B. Oneal.
.                     1930 census, Etta not located.
.                     1940 census, Etta not located.







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