.           John Claude Nester, 1895 - 1942, s/o Andrew Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

E147   John Claude Nester,7                                                  E14    (Andrew,6,Reuben,5,Abraham,4,Jacob,3,Frederick,2)
.
.               "Johnnie"
.                 b 7 Nov 1895 Carroll Co, Va; d 24 May 1942, bur Nester Cem, Laurel Fork, Carroll Co.
.                    See
picture of his tombstone below: PVT 16 INF 1 DIV
.                 m 4 Jul 1917 Carroll Co to his 2nd cousin Nina Elizabeth Nester, b 21 Oct 1896 Carroll Co, d 12 Sep 1972 (SSDI 223-78-9155
.                     Va), bur Nester Cem, d/o
Thomas Jackson Nester (Jack) (#E24) and Verlissa A. Marshall.  (Nina's parents were "Jackson
.                     and Elizabeth" acc to the marr rec.)  See
picture of Nina's tombstone below.

.                 1917, 5 Jun: Carroll Co, Va: WW I draft registration card: John Claude Nester, b 7 Nov 1895 Laurelfork, Va, age 21; working for
.                           father Andrew Nester; single; described as tall, slender build, brown eyes, light hair.  See
image below.
.                 1920 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 7, sheet 1B, #17/17, John C. Nester,24 Va, farm operator, father's farm, Nina E.,23 Va,
.                          Golda M.,1 8/12 Va, Dollie O.,0/12 Va, Delmar W.,10 Va, servant.  (he may be Delmon Walker Nester, s/o
William Por-
.                          ter Nester (#412))
.                 1930 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 18-10, sheet 17B, #340/340, John C. Nester,34 Va (marr age 22), farmer, general farm,
.                          Nina E.,33 Va (marr age 21), Goldia M.,12 Va, Dallie O.,10 Va, Nancy M.,8 Va, Claude C.,6 Va, Nellie M.,5 Va, Helen
.                          C.,2 11/12 Va.
.                 1940 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 18-6, sheet 3A, #45, John C. Nester,44 Va, farmer, farm, Nina E.,43 Va, Nancy V.,18
.                          Va, Claud C.,16 Va, helper, farm, Nellis M.,14 Va, Helen C.,13 Va, Neuford N.,7 Va, Andrew E.,3 Va, Rosco R.,1 Va.
.                 1942, 27 Apr: Hillsville, Carroll Co, Va: WW II draft registration card: John Claude Nester, b 7 Nov 1895 Carroll Co, age 46; of
.                           Laurel Fork, Carroll Co; self-employed; contact: Mrs. John C. Nester; described as 6' 3", 180 lbs, blue eyes, brown hair,
.                           light complexion.  See
images below.

.                 issue:

.                 
1.   Golda Marie Nester (Goldie), b 6 Apr 1918 Carroll Co, d 22 Apr 2016 Martinsville, m(1) 6 Apr 1938 Carroll Co to Mal-
.                       colm Tipton Dalton (Tipton) (#56251), b 27 Jan 1919 Carroll Co, d 9 Jun 1977 Clackamas Co, Ore, age "58" (SSDI 223-12-
.                       0656 Va), s/o Nancy Alcora Dalton (Cora)
.  Goldie m(2) 22 Aug 1958 Carroll Co to Abijah Zebran Weddle, b 26 Aug 1913
.                       Floyd Co, d 11 Jul 1962 Martinsville, s/o Andrew Weddle and Eliza Pratt.  Malcolm m(2) 30 Aug 1947 Carroll Co to Gol-
.                       die's sister Nancy Virlisia Nester.  (see below).
.                       Dollie's and Charlie's LR: Laurel Fork, Carroll Co 24352.  Malcolm's LR: Oregon City, Clackamas Co,Ore 97045.

.                 
2.   Dollie Odessa Nester, b 12 Dec 1919 Carroll Co, d 12 Sep 2004 (SSDI 231-64-8180 Va), bur Nester Cem, m 11 Oct 1936
.                       Carroll Co to
Charlie Wilkinson Dalton (#14122), b 12 Jul 1912 Carroll Co, d 28 Jul 1992 Laurel Fork (SSDI 224-18-
.                       7541 Va), bur Nester Cem, s/o Marion Thomas Dalton (Thomas,Tom) and Bertha Artince Dalton (d/o
William Preston
.                       Dalton (Preston) (#562)).  See picture of their tombstone below.

E1471        
3.   Nancy Virlisia Nester, b 26 Oct 1921 Carroll Co, m Malcolm Tipton Dalton (Tipton).

E1472        
4.   Claude Cornelius Nester, b 26 Oct 1923 Carroll Co, m(1) Louisa Lois Newman, m(2) Rosetta Boothe, m(3) Leonor Pat-
.                       rocinia Uribe Perez.

.                 
5.   Nellie Mavis Nester, b 2 Jul 1925 Carroll Co, d 24 Nov 1997 (SSDI 231-30-8407 Va), bur Nester Cem, m(1) to her 2nd
.                       cousin
Posey Nester (#E1316), b 28 Mar 1917 Carroll Co, d 2 Feb 1951, bur Nester Cem, s/o George Washington Nester
.                       (#E131) and Lillie Ruth Sutphin.  Nellie m(2) Johnny Mason and div.  Nellie's LR: Hillsville, Carroll Co 24343.
.                       See
picture of Nellie's tombstone below.

.                 
6.   Helen Captola Nester (Captola,Captolie), b 5 Apr 1927 Carroll Co, d 13 Sep 1995 (SSDI 231-32-9428 Va), bur Nester
.                       Cem, m 10 Apr 1943 Carroll Co to
Ernest Goad (#M3211), b 17 Apr 1922 Carroll Co, d 24 Sep 2009 (SSDI 224-24-8950
.                       Va), bur Nester Cem, s/o her 3rd cousin Earven Goad and Susie Nova Dalton.  Helen's and Ernest's LR: Galax, Va 24333.

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7.   Nelson Newford Nester, b 27 Jun 1932 Carroll Co, m Alice Marie Turner (Marie).
.                       He was Newford Nelson North Nester in the birth rec index.

.                 
8.   Pearley Vesta Nester, b 20 Nov 1935 Carroll Co, d 23 Dec 1935 Carroll Co, bur Nester Cem.
.                       See
picture of her tombstone below.

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9.   Andrew Allen Nester, b 1936 Carroll Co, m Joann Goad.

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10.   Roscoe Rockford Nester, b 25 Apr 1938 Carroll Co, m(1) Anna Mary Louise Brown, m(2) Carol Ann Murk Andrews.
.                       Moved to Steuben and LaGrange Co's, Ind.







.                Ref:  1.   Eula Mae Nester Spencer's notes.
.                         2.   Essie Spence Goad's notes.
.                         3. "
The Carroll News", 3 Dec 1997, Nellie M. Mason's obit.
.                         4. "
The Carroll News", 20 Sep 1995, Helen Nester Goad's obit.
.                         5.   Claude Cornelius (Neil) Nester/Semones' notes.
.                         6. "
Martinsville Daily", 25 Apr 2016: death notice for Goldie Marie Weddle (Nester).
.                         7.   
www.findagrave.com, info by Donna Sutphin Armentrout.
.
.  Pictures below from www.findagrave.com
.     Added by Donna Sutphin Armentrout
.  Pictures below from www.findagrave.com
.     Added by Donna Sutphin Armentrout