.        Squire James Nester, c1823-24 - 1899, s/o William Nester
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.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-
.               ton)).

.           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).

.           issue:

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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).
.                 issue:
.                 
a.   William M. Worrell, b Nov 1865 Va, d 25 Oct 1876 Carroll Co, "age 10 yrs, 11 mos, parents Martin and Elizabeth Wor-
.                       rell".
.                 
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.
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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.
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d.   Eliza A. Worrell, b 8 Dec 1868 Carroll Co.  (not in 1880 census)
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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.
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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-
.                       (kel).
.                
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.

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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.

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3.   William Franklin Nester (Crip Will) , b 28 Nov 1848 Carroll Co, m(1) Mildred Ann Goad (Millie), m(2) Sarah Jane Goad
.                 (Jane).

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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).

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6.   Emmett A. Nester, b 16 Apr 1854 Carroll Co, m Jane Goad.

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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.

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9.   (son) Nester, b 12 Nov 1858 Carroll Co.  Not listed in 1860 census.

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10.   Artimissa Nester, b 8 Mar 1860 Carroll Co.

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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.
.
.  Pictures below from www.findagrave.com
.     Added by Donna Sutphin Armentrout
.           James and Sarah Nester  
.  Picture from
www.findagrave.com
.               Added by JMGH
.  Pictures below from www.findagrave.com
.                   Added by JMGH
Susannah Nester  
.  Susannah Nester with her neice Laura V. Nester
.         and nephew George Lafayette Nester