|. James Nester, c1810 - 1850s, s/o Jacob Nester
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
H James Nester,4 11 (Jacob,3,Frederick,2,Frederick,1)
. b ca 1810; d 1850's.
. m 24 Feb 1831 Grayson Co to his 3rd cousin Isabella Webb (Isabel), b ca 1814 Va, prob d 1860's, d/o James Austin Webb (#1)
. and Sarah Goad (Sally) (d/o Robert and Isabel Goad (#34)).
. ? 1840 Johnson Co, Ind census, p 579, James Nester, 11001-11001. (There was a James Henry Nester, b 1838 Ind, s/o James Henry
. Nester, who are a different family, so this listing could be that James Nester.)
. 1850 census, family not located (but apparently in Ill about this time)
. 1855 Knox Co, Ill census, Sparta, p 340: James Nester, 1 male < 10, 1 male 10-20, 1 male 40-50, 1 female 10-20, 1 female 40-50.
. 1860 Cole Co, Mo census, Marion Twp, p 280, #613/623, Isabella Nester,46 Va, farmer, ---, $20, Jas H.,15 Ind, David L.,13 Ind,
. Mary J.,9 Ill.
. 1865 Sangamon Co, Ill census, Talkington, p 126, Isabella Nester, 2 males 10-20, 1 female 10-20, 1 female 50-60.
. 1870 census, Isabella not located.
H1 1. James Hervey Nester, b ca 1844-46 Ind, m(1) Jane Wilhite, m(2) Nancy Ann Brown.
. Moved to Cole Co, Mo.
H2 2. David Lee Nester, b Mar 1847 Ind, m(1) Nancy E. Medlock, m(2) Cora E. ____.
. Moved to Cole Co, Mo.
. 3. Mary Isabel Nester, b Jan 1851 Ill, d 26 Mar 1930 Elston, Mo, m 24 Dec 1874 Cole Co to John Medlock, b Oct 1852 Mo, d
. 27 Nov 1935 Elston, s/o Allen Medlock (s/o John Medlock) and Serelda Steely (Sarilda).
. 1880 Cole Co, Mo census, Marion Twp, p 114D, #21/21, John Medlock,29 Mo, farmer, Mary Isabel,30 Ill (Va,Va), David
. Lee Nester,33 Ill (brother, Va,Va), farm laborer, Anderson Medlock,23 Mo (brother), farm laborer.
. 1900 Cole Co census, Marion Twp, ED 38, sheet 5B, #91/91, John Medlock, Oct 1852 Mo, farmer, Mary E., Jan 1851 Mo
. (marr 25 yrs, 4 ch, 2 living, Mo,Mo), Etta J., Apr 81 Mo, Zeralda B., Jan 84 Mo.
. 1910 Cole Co census, Marion Twp, ED 55, sheet 5B, #103/105, John Medlock,59 Mo, farmer, general farm, Mary E.,58 Mo
. (marr 35 yrs, 4 ch, 2 living, Mo,Mo).
. 1920 Cole Co census, Marion Twp, ED 62, sheet 8A, #165/168, John Medlock,68 Mo, farm laborer, general farm, Mary,70
. Ill (Va,Va).
. 1930 Cole Co census, Marion, ED 26-20, sheet 11A, #240/241, John Medlock,78 Mo (wid, father-in-law), living with Derrick
. D. and Etta J. Knife.
. a. Etta J. Medlock (Ettie), b Apr 1881 Mo, m Richard Derrick Knife (Derrick), b ca 1869-70 Mo.
. Of Centertown in 1930.
. 1910 Cole Co census, Marion Twp, ED 55, sheet 6B, #130/134, Richard D. Knife,40 Mo, farmer, general, general farm, Etta,
. 29 Mo (marr 9 ys, 2 ch, 2 living), Bonnie,9 Mo, Leona R.,11/12 Mo, Jesse,28 Mo (sister).
. 1920 Cole Co census, Marion Twp, ED 62, sheet 9A, #187/189, Richard Knife,51 Mo, farm + railroad, Ettie,38 Mo, Bonnie,
. 18 Mo, Leona,9 Mo.
. 1930 Cole Co census, Marion Twp, ED 26-20, sheet 11A, #240/241, Derrick D. Knife,60 M (marr age 31), farmer, general
. farm, Etta J.,49 Mo (marr age 20), John Medlock,78 Mo (wid, father-in-law).
. (1) Bonnie Knife, b ca 1901-02 Mo.
. (2) Leona R. Knife, b ca 1909-10 Mo.
. b. Zeralda Belle Medlock (Belle), b 12 Jan 1884 Elston Pct, Cole Co (d/o Jno Medlock and Mary Nester), d 29 Oct 1977
. Coos Co, Ore, age "93" (not in SSDI), bur Myrtle Crest Memorial Gardens, Coquille, Coos Co, m Robert Benjamin Knife
. (Benjamin,Ben), b 1 Apr 1880 Mo, d Apr 1963 (SSDI 543-20-8893 Ore), bur Myrtle Crest Memorial Gardens.
. Of Coquille, Coos Co, Ore in 1930. See picture of their tombstone below.
. 1910 Coos Co, Ore census, Norway Pct, ED 64, sheet 6B, #118/118, Robert B. Knife,30 Mo, farmer, general, Syrilda I.,26
. Mo (marr 9 yrs, 2 ch, 2 living), Viola M.,7 Mo, Levi J.,6 Mo, plus one boarder.
. 1920 Coos Co census, Cunningham Pct, ED 116, sheet 6A, #103/104, Robert B. Knife,39 Mo, farmer, dairy farm, Seralda I.,
. 35 Mo, Viola M.,17 Mo, Levi J.,15 Mo, Marion L.,4 8/12 Ore.
. (1) Viola M. Knife, b ca 1903 Mo.
. (2) Levi Jac Knife, b 11 Apr 1904 Mo, d 13 Mar 1981 Coos Co, age "76" (SSDI 544-16-8568 Ore), m Loyce H. ____, b 28
. May 1909, d 29 Sep 1996 (SSDI 540-03-1219 Ore).
. L.'s LR: Myrtle Point, Coos Co 97458. Her LR: Roseburg, Douglas Co, Ore 97470.
. (3) Marion L. Knife, b ca 1915 Ore.
. Ref: 1. Joe W. Matlock's posting at www.genforum.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. Info on Medlock family.
. 2. "Jefferson City Post-Tribune", 26 Mar 1930: Mrs. Mary Medlock Died Near Elston, Funeral Thursday. Mrs. Mary Med-
. lock, 79, pioneer resident of the Elston neighborhood died shortly after midnight this morning after a lingering illness. Mrs.
. Medlock had been a resident of Cole County nearly all her life residing for more than half a century on a farm 4 miles north
. of Elston. She is mourned by her husband, John Medlock and two daughters, Mrs. Ben Knife of Coquille, Ore., and Mrs.
. R. D. Knife of Centertown. The funeral will take place Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock from King Chapel Church. Burial
. will be at Elston. Mrs. Medlock had a wide acquaintance in the county.
. Above from:
|. Pictures from www.findagrave.com
. Added by Jan Grant