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Submitted by Sallie L Hurt 27 Jan 2000 JEFFRESS DATA GIVEN BY MRS. ALICE JEFFRESS BOSWELL TO MRS. ALBFRT L. MAY AND COPIED MAY 24, 1956 JEFFRESS I JOHN JEFFRESS died 1773 "Will" probated m. Mary Jennings and left six sons and 4 daughters Mary Jennings Jeffress "Will" probated Nottowa.y C.H. Va. Feby 2,1810 in 'which she mentions the 6 sons & 4 daughters 1. James - had 2 sons Bap. Ministers 2. Elisha b. d. m. Nancy Dupuy (She next m. Col. Dabney Morris & Taylor Wooton ) 3. John b. 1761 d. Oct. 29, 1829 m. Mary Jordan , 4. Coleman m. in 1819 Narcissa Hamlett 5. Thomas b. 1759 d. 1822 m.(l) Motley (2) Mary Hamlett 6. Richard m. Susan Bruce Dec. 24, 1823 (Descendants live in -.Mo.) 7. Edith became 2nd 'wife of John Field Fowlkes. She and her husband are buried at old Fowlkes home "Hyde Park" near Burkeville, Va. His lst wife was Dicey Hall II John J. born in Va. 1761 died in Va. Oct. 29, 1829 m. in 1796 to Mary Jordan b. 1773 d. Oct. 1850. John was in Revolutionary War III Their son U-@ Col. Edward Thomas Jeffress born 1794 died April 6., 1873 m. 1815 to his (lst) wife Dicey Hall Fowlkes, born 1800 d. 1838. Buried at "Oakland" near Burkeville in Nottoway Co. Va. m. (2nd) Mary Gravett of Caroline Co. Va. (no issue) (Aunt of Bishop Gravett) Edward Thomas J (above) and his wife Dicey Hall Fowlkes,had following children: IV 1. Col. Wm. Calvin Jeffress 2. Luther Creath Jeffress born Feby 25, 1817 d. Sept. 19., 1849 3. Lee M. Jeffress died unmarried in 1904 IV Col. Wm. Calvin Jeffress born 9/30/1823 - died Aug. 21, 1895 10 PM Was an early graduate of V.M.I,, Lexington, Va. & Col. in War of 1861-65. Buried at his home Mountain Hall" near Crewe, Va. m.(1) Clark m. (2) Moseley m. (3) Sallie F. Thornton IV Col. Wm. Calvin J. & his lst wife had issue: Robert Alexander Jeffress born died m. Ida Wootten of Lunenburg,Co. Va. They lived in Texas and left many descendants IV Col. Wm. Calvin J. & his 2nd wife had Howard J. b died 1919 never married 2. Edward Thomas J. m. Miss Hunt of Milton,, N.C. (several children) 3. Margaret - died when about 16 years old Page 2 of Jeffress Family Notes IV 'Col. Wm. Calvin J. & his (3rd) wife Sallie Frances Thornton of Halifax Co., Va. had issue (1) Thornton J. b. M. (1) Caroline Perkins of Rochester, N.Y. - 1 child, Caroline. m. (2) Lora Jackson of Louisburg, N.C. Caroline lst wife died July 29, 1929 (2) Walter Jeffress b. d. 1901 never married 3 Sallie Frances J. b. 166 or 67 d. 1902 m. Morton Wood of Roanoke, Va. left 2 children (a)McClanahan Wood., Jr. d. unmarried b Ann Wood (adopted by her aunt, Mrs. . Reynolds) She married & had children IV Luther Creath Jeffress born Feby 25, 1817 d. Sept. 19, 1849 m. Elizabeth Hudson Wilson born 1823 d. Feby. 25., 1879 at Keysville, Va. Had a "stroke" & lived 2 days. Their children: (a) Laura C. Jeffress born June 6' 1839 died June 2. 1905 m. Dec. 18, 1856 to her cousin Nathaniel Clay Wilson They had 9 children (b) Edward Hudson Jeffress born July 19,1840 d. May 11, 1904 m. on Dec. 18, 1862 to his step- sister Sallie Brown Overbey born Aug. 23, 1845 d. July 1, 1915 They had 5 children (C) Wm. Horace Jeffress born 1843 died in hospital at Jacksonville, Florida Nov , 1913 m. his cousin Victoria Hudson Wilson of Baltimore., Md. She died summer of 1900 and. is buried in Balto., ,Md. He is buried at Keysville., Va. No issue (d) Mattie Jeffress b. 1845 or 46 d. 1890 in Lynchburg, Va. Buried near old home "Woodlawn" Prince Edward Co. at Douglas Church. She m. John J. Hardy of Lunenburg Co., Va. & left 3 children. (a) Elizabeth Walton H. b. 1868 or 9 d. May 19, 1938 She married Thos. J. Ingram in Oct. 1893 and left one child, Thos. J. Ingram, Jr. who married Eustatia Thomas & (2) Mrs. Madeline Dean Frederick (of Indiana) they had 2 children, Thos. J. Ingram III b... and Elizabeth Ingram b... (b) Mamie Hardy (dau. of John J. H. & Mattie Jeffress b. 1872 M. (lst) Rutherford Mitchell 1895 M. 2nd Dr. Albert G. Priddy Oct. 1923 No issue (C) John Morris Hardy son of John J. & Mattie Jeffress born 1882 m. Mary Griggs of Lynchburg, Va. They live in Norfolk, Va. (1510 DeGrasse Ave.) Had 3 children: (1) Mamie M. Haldine Irwin and has 2 sons in Washington, D. C. (2) John Morris., Jr. m. and lives in Washington D. C. has 2 children (3)Louise m. Eldridge Nott & lives in Norfolk (2 boys) End