.        Emmett A. Nester, 1854 - 1919, s/o Squire James Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

C23   Emmett A. Nester,6                                                                                 C2   (James,5,William,4,Jacob,3,Frederick,2)
.
.               b 16 Apr 1854 Carroll Co, Va; d 4 Jul 1919 Carroll Co, bur Walter Goad Cem, Dugspur, Carroll Co.
.                  See
picture of Emmett's tombstone below.
.               m 22 Feb 1877 Carroll Co to his 2nd cousin Jane Goad, b 4 May 1856 Carroll Co, d 20 Feb 1939 Carroll Co, bur Walter Goad
.                   Cem, d/o
Andrew Goad (#K) and Eleanor Jane Jones Ayers.  See picture of Jane's tombstone below.

.               1880 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, p 33C, #219/219, Emmet A. Nester,27 Va, works on farm, Jane,25 Va, Jesten Ann,2 Va,
.                        Octavia A.,8/12 Va (Oct).
.               1900 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 3, sheet 16A, #286/292, Emmet A. Nester, Apr 1854 Va, farmer, Jane, May 1856 Va
.                        (marr 23 yrs, 8 ch, 6 living), Gestin A., Dec 77 Va, Charlie E., Oct 81 Va, Malinda E., Jan 84 Va, Lenora, Mar 89 Va, Eman-
.                        uel F., Nov 91 Va.
.               1910 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 4, sheet 14B, #278/281, Emett A. Nester,55 Va, farmer, general farm, Jane,53 Va (marr
.                        33 yrs, 8 ch, 5 living), Jestine A.,31 Va, farm laborer, home farm.
.               1920 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 6, sheet 7A, #102/102, Jane Nester,64 Va (wid), farmer, general farm, Jesten Ann,42
.                        Va.
.               1930 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 18-10, sheet 9A, #162/162, Jane Nester,73 Va (wid, marr age 20), Jessa N.,57 Va, far-
.                        mer, general farm.

.               issue:

.               
1.   Jestan Ann Nester, b 17 Dec 1877 Carroll Co, d 14 Nov 1961 Carroll Co, bur Walter Goad Cem.  Single.
.                     1940 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 18-6, sheet 9B, #159, Jestan Nester,61 Va, farmer, farm house keeper.
.                     See
pictures of her and her tombstone below.

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2.   Octavia Alice Nester, b 6 Oct 1879 Carroll Co, d 29 Dec 1946, bur Shiloh Cem, Shiloh, Pulaski Co, m 7 May 1896 Carroll
.                     Co to her father's 2nd cousin
Floyd Washington Dalton (#4136), b 5 Mar 1874 Carroll Co, d 23 Aug 1967 (SSDI 228-72-
.                    7425 Va), bur Shiloh Cem, s/o Alphonso Alexander Dalton (Alexander) and Millia Nester (Millie) (d/o
Daniel Nester (#G)).
.                     Floyd's LR: Pulaski, Pulaski Co, Va 24301.  See
picture of their tombstone below.

.               
3.   Emmett A. Nester, b 6 Oct 1879 Carroll Co.  Not listed in 1880 census.

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4.   Charles Ennice Nester (Charlie), b 12 Oct 1881 Carroll Co, m(1) Dianna C. Goad, m(2) Evaline Goad.

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5.   Malinda E. Nester, b 30 Jan 1884 Carroll Co, prob bur in the unmarked grave next to Emmett's and Jane's.

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6.   Ada E. Nester (Adar), b 2 Nov 1886 Carroll Co.  Not listed in 1900 census.

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7.   Lenoria C. Nester, b 16 Mar 1889 Carroll Co, d 2 Dec 1981 (SSDI 223-92-7193 Va), bur Nester Cem, Crooked Oak, m 23
.                     Nov 1908 Carroll Co to
William Isaac Goad (Isaac) (#G142), b 27 Jan 1886 Carroll Co, d 11 Feb 1968, bur Nester Cem,
.                     Crooked Oak, s/o her 2nd cousin General Lee Goad (Lee) and Obedience Dowel (Biddie).

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8.   Emanuel Franklin Nester (Manuel), b 15 Nov 1891 Carroll Co, m Penelope Inda Goad (Inda).

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9.   John C. Nester, b Sep 1894 Carroll Co.  Not listed in 1900 census.






.               Ref:  1.   Essie Spence Goad's notes.
.                        2.   Nora Nester Largen's notes.
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.  Pictures below from www.findagrave.com
.     Added by Donna Sutphin Armentrout
.                   Jestin Ann Nester  
.  Picture below from
www.findagrave.com
.                    Added by JMGH
.  Picture below from www.findagrave.com
.                     Added by P Jones