|. Squire James Nester, c1823-24 - 1899, s/o William Nester
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
C2 Squire James Nester,5 C (William,4,Jacob,3,Frederick,2,Frederick,1)
. b ca 1823-24 Va; d Jan 1899 Carroll Co, Va, bur Walter Goad Cem, Dugspur, Carroll Co.
. See pictures of James and Sarah and their tombstones below.
. m 4 Mar 1841 Grayson Co, Va to Sarah J. Mabry (Sally), b Aug 1823 Va, d 1902 Carroll Co, bur Walter Goad Cem, d/o Isaac
. Mabry (s/o Capt Charles Mabry and Sarah ____, poss Elizabeth Hylton) and Susan (poss Susannah Dalton, d/o William Dal-
. 1850 Carroll Co census, p 337, #281/281, James Nester,27 Va, farmer, Sarah S.,26 Va, Elizabeth,8 Va, Susan,5 Va, William F.,3
. Va, Shadrick S.,4/12 Va.
. 1860 Carroll Co census, Hillsville, p 42, #273/274, James Nester Sr,36 Va, farmer, $200, $272, Sarah,35 Va, Elizabeth,18 Va, Sus-
. anna,16 Va, William F.,14 Va, Shadrach,10 Va, Sarah A.,8 Va, Emmet T.,6 Va, Louisa C.,4 Va, Artimissa,3/12 Va.
. 1870 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, p 26, #186/187, James Nester Sn,47 Va, farmer, $500, $554, Sarah,47 Va, Susannah,24 Va,
. William M.,22 Va, farmer, Emet T.,16 Pa, farmer, Catharine,14 Va, Artimissa,9 Va, Vinetta,2 Va, Margaret A.,14 Va.
. 1880 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, p 33C, #216/215, James Nester Sr,56 Va, constable, Sarah,56 Va, Artamissa,19 Va, Thomp-
. son A.,18 Va (nephew), works on farm, Vinetta G.,11 Va (granddau).
. 1900 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 3, sheet 16A, #285/291, Sarah Nester, Aug 1823 Va (wid, 11 ch, 7 living), Susan A., Dec
. 44 Va (1 ch, 0 living), Laura F., Jun 82 Va (granddau).
. 1. Elizabeth Nester, b 30 Dec 1841 Carroll Co, d 10 Jan 1921 Pulaski Co, "age 79 yrs, 10 days, of apoplexy, d/o Jas Nester and
. Sallie Mabry", bur Shilo graveyard, m 2 May 1861 Carroll Co to William Martin Worrell (Martin), b 31 Aug 1841 Grayson Co
. (b Sep 1840 acc to 1900 census), d 5 Dec 1922 Pulaski Co, s/o William Worrell (s/o Amos Worrell and Ellen Roberts) and Abi-
. gail Shinault.
. 1870 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, p 425, #32/32, Martin Worrell,30 Va, --, $125, farmer, Elizabeth,29 Va, William M.,4 Va,
. idiot, Aatimissa J.,3 Va, James M.,2 Va, Eliza A.,1 Va, Emet E.,6/12 Va (Jan)..
. 1880 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, p 24B, #49/49, Martin Worrell,37 Va, laborer, Elizabeth,36 Va, Aramissa F.,13 Va, James
. M.,12 Va, Emet E.,10 Va, Patra E.,8 Va, Lafayette S.,6 Va, Levi P.,4 Va, Joseph (?T.),3 Va, Isaac F.,1 Va.
. 1900 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 2, sheet 7B, #124/127, Martin Worrell, Sep 1842 Va, farmer, Eliasebeth, Dec 1841 Va
. (marr 39 yrs, 15 ch, 6 living), Emmet E., Jan 69 Va, Lafayette S., Jul 73 Va, Patria E., Jun 71 Va, Elbert L., May 82 Va,
. Columbus B., Apr 84 Va, Wirta L., May 87 Va, Wiley, Sep 92 Va (gran-son).
. a. William M. Worrell, b Nov 1865 Va, d 25 Oct 1876 Carroll Co, "age 10 yrs, 11 mos, parents Martin and Elizabeth Wor-
. b. Artimissa J. Worrell (Artie M., Missy), b 31 Oct 1866 Carroll Co, d 30 Nov 1960, bur New Dublin Presbyterian Church
. Cem, Pulaski Co, m 19 Sep 1889 Carroll Co to Thomas Jefferson Mabry, b 26 Mar 1868 Carroll Co, d 8 Oct 1951, bur
. New Dublin Presbyterian Church Cem, s/o Martin and Margaret J. Mabry. Artimissa's middle name given as Florentine by
. many websites, but these same sites give her first name as Audomissy.
. c. James M. Worrell, b 19 Nov 1867 Carroll Co, m 13 Sep 1892 Carroll Co to his mother's 2nd cousin Virgina O. Webb, b
. May 1876 Carroll Co, d/o General Henry Webb (#124) and Rachel Nester (d/o Joshua Nester (Josh) (#D)).
. Many sites give his name as James William Worrell, but it is consistenly James M. in the census records.
. d. Eliza A. Worrell, b 8 Dec 1868 Carroll Co. (not in 1880 census)
. e. Emmett Ellis Worrell (Ellis), b Jan 1870 Carroll Co, d 2 Jun 1948 Pulaski Co, m 30 Dec 1891 Carroll Co to his mother's
. 2nd cousin Mary Amanda Webb (Amanda), b 4 Jan 1872 Carroll Co, d 11 Sep 1896 Carroll Co, d/o General Henry Webb
. (#124) and Rachel Nester (d/o Joshua Nester (Josh) (#D)).
. f. Patra E. Worrell, b 7 Jun 1871 Carroll Co.
. g. Lafayette Sylvester Worrell (Sylvester), b 9 Jul 1873 Carroll Co, d 10 Mar 1955, m(1) 11 Apr 1901 Carroll Co to
. Amanda J. Spence, b ca 1887 Carroll Co, d/o Benj and Eliza Ann Spence. Lafayette m(2) Lydia Hinckle, b Jun 1895 Va.
. h. Levi Preston Worrell, b 16 Aug 1879 Carroll Co, d 11 Dec 1934 Pulaski Co, m 11 Jan 1900 Carroll Co to Carolina Virginia
. Shockley (Callie), b 20 Oct 1883 Carroll Co, d 29 Jun 1926 Pulaski Co, d/o Sidney F. Shockley and Lucy Ann Amburn.
. Acc to his death rec he was b 15 Aug 1881 and his spouse was Daisy Chrisley.
. i. Joseph Franklin Worrell (Joe), b 16 Sep 1876/77 Carroll Co, d 15 Mar 1965 Smyth Co, Va, "s/o Martin Worrell and
. Elizabeth Nester". He was b 1880 acc to his death rec, but this is inconsistent with other recs.
. Joseph F. Worrell, age 22, b Carroll Co, m(1) 26 May 1903 Raleigh Co, WVa to Rena Pike (Irene), age 16, b Mercer Co,
. WVa. Joseph m(2) 18 Aug 1944 Pulaski Co to Gracie Astin Hayes, b ca 1909 Wythe Co, d/o Jim Astin and Maggie Wig-
. gins He was Joseph H. Worrell, age 41, in 1920 Greenbrier Co, WVa census, with wife Irene, age 28. He was Joseph Frank
. lin Worrell, b 16 Sep 1876, with wife Irene Worrell in his 1918 WW I draft registration card filed in Fayette Co, WVa. He
. was also Joseph Franklin Worrell, b 16 Sep 1877 in his 1942 WW II draft registration card filed in Pulaski Co, Va.
. Joseph isn't located in the 1900, 1910, and 1930 census'.
. j. Isaac F. Worrell, b ca 1879 Carroll Co, m 24 Feb 1900 Carroll Co to Cora E. Spence, b ca 1885 Carroll Co, d/o W. B. and
. Eliza Ann Spence. Not located in 1900 census.
. k. Elbert Lee Worrell, b 4 May 1881 Carroll Co, d 19 Mar 1958 Montgomery Co, m(1) 15 Jan 1903 Carroll Co to Bertha
. Shockley, b ca 1889 Va, d/o Sidney J. Shockley and Lucy Ann Amburn Weddle. Elbert m(2) 15 Jul 1918 Pulaski Co to
. Lillie M. Bailey, b ca 1883 Va, and m(3) 14 Jan 1958 Montgomery Co to Josie Belle Cragett, b 31 May 1915, d Dec 1978
. (SSDI 230-05-7452 Va). Josie's LR: Christiansburg, Montgomery Co 24073.
. l. Columbus Ballard Worrell, b 27 Jun 1883 Carroll Co, d 24 Oct 1949, m(1) 7 Nov 1906 Pulaski Co to Flora McPeak, b
. ca 1883 Floyd Co, d/o Clayborne and C. McPeak. Columbus m(2) 3 Jun 1920 Pulaski Co to Annie Haskel Andrews (Has-
. m. William Worrell, b Feb 1886 Carroll Co, d Feb 1886 Carroll Co.
. n. Wirt Lawrence Worrell, b 26 Apr 1887 Carroll Co, d 11 Oct 1937 Va (SSDI 227-03-7367 Pa), m 8 Aug 1907 Wythe Co
. to Eva E. Shockley (Evie), b 6 Mar 1892 Carroll Co, d Jul 1985 (SSDI 223-28-5543 Va), d/o Henry Esau Shockley and
. Mary Jane Goad (d/o Matilda F. Goad (#F2)). Eva's LR: Pulaski, Pulaski Co 24301.
. 2. Susannah Nester (Susan), b 19 Dec 1844 Va, d 1 Jan 1922 Carroll Co, bur Walter Goad Cem. Single.
. She raised Laura V. Nester and nephew George Lafayette Nester, the children of Susanna's brother Shadrack "Shade" Nester,
. after mother Lucy Goad Nester.
. See pictures of her, her and the above children, and her tombstone below.
C21 3. William Franklin Nester (Crip Will) , b 28 Nov 1848 Carroll Co, m(1) Mildred Ann Goad (Millie), m(2) Sarah Jane Goad
C22 4. Shadrach Sylvester Nester (Shade), b 1850 Carroll Co, m(1) Lucy T. Goad, m(2) Charlotte Marshall (Charlotta,Lottie).
. (he was b Jan 1852 acc to 1900 census, but age 4/12 in the 1850 census)
. 5. Sarah Ann Valeria Catherine Nester (Valeria), b 14 Apr 1852 Carroll Co (b Apr 1853 acc to 1900 census), d 24 Feb 1939
. Carroll Co, bur Goad-Alderman Cem, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co, m 28 Jan 1869 Carroll Co to her 2nd cousin Floyd Goad (#K2), b
. 23 Apr 1849 Carroll Co (b Apr 1850 acc to 1900 census), d 22 Jan 1915 Floyd Co, bur Goad-Alderman Cem, s/o Andrew Goad
. and Eleanor Jane Jones (Ellen).
C23 6. Emmett A. Nester, b 16 Apr 1854 Carroll Co, m Jane Goad.
. 7. Louisa Catherine Nester, b 17 Jul 1856 Carroll Co, d 7 Dec 1931 Carroll Co, bur Walter Goad Cem, m 23 Dec 1877 Carroll
. Co to her 2nd cousin Elias Daniel Goad (Daniel) (#F4), b 18 Aug 1850 Carroll Co, d 23 May 1929 Carroll Co, bur Walter
. Goad Cem, s/o Isaac Goad (Ike) and Susanah Dalton (Susan).
. ? 8. Margaret Nester, b 1856 Carroll Co. (acc to Ref 4 below) Not listed in 1860 census.
. 9. (son) Nester, b 12 Nov 1858 Carroll Co. Not listed in 1860 census.
. 10. Artimissa Nester, b 8 Mar 1860 Carroll Co.
. 11. Vinetta G. Nester, b ca 1868-69 Va.
. Ref: 1. "The Genealogy of William Tobias Phillips.....", 1989, Elza B. Cox, p 193, 369.
. 2. Denise Horton's notes on Worrell family at www.gencircles.com
. 3. Essie Spence Goad's notes.
. 4. Sharon Hill's website.
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. Added by Donna Sutphin Armentrout
|. James and Sarah Nester
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|. Pictures below from www.findagrave.com
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|. Susannah Nester with her neice Laura V. Nester
. and nephew George Lafayette Nester