Descendants of Jeremiah Griggs Lester



Contributed by Peggy Barker


1 Jeremiah Griggs Lester b. 1837 d. 16 Feb 1923 
  m. Mary Ann Brewer m. Abt. 1857 b. 1839 d. 14 Sep 1899 
     [daughter of William Brewer and Sally Brewer]
   2 John Silas Lester b. 9 Dec 1858 d. 10 Mar 1949 
     m. Elmira Frances( Burgess) m. 15 Jan 1879 b. 1860 
        [daughter of William Burgess and America Burgess]
     m. Louisa Mae Miller m. 9 May 1883 b. 27 Sep 1862 d. 5 Dec 1952 
        [daughter of Henry Fernandez Miller and Ethel Temperance "Tempy" Daniel]
      3 Robert E. Lee Lester b. 12 Dec 1880 
      3 Stella Frances Lester b. 8 May 1884 d. 1921 
        m. Charles Stephen Williams m. 20 Sep 1901 b. 18 April 1879 
           [son of Andrew Jackson Williams and Temperance Frances Allen]
      3 Henry O. Lester b. 26 June 1885 d. 23 Aug 1892 
      3 Lida Belle Lester b. Apr 1887 d. 15 Mar 1956 
        m. Edward Treadway m. 14 Dec 1903 b. 21 Mar 1877 d. 22 Aug 1923 
        m. Dorsey Kincaid Painter d. 3 Sept 1961 
      3 William Alfred Lester b. 15 Feb 1889 d. 28 Nov 1968 
        m. Ida Mae Stover m. 18 Dec 1909 b. 17 July 1888 d. 8 Oct 1969 
        
      3 Charles Wayman Lester b. 5 Dec 1890 d. 28 April 1914 
      3 Lilly Mae Lester b. 22 Apr 1892 d. 28 May 1966 
        m. John Lee Turner m. 18 Nov 1911 b. 19 Mar 1887 d. 20 July 1945 
      3 Okley R Lester b. 19 Mar 1894 d. 15 Oct 1900 
      3 Lula (Louella) Lester b. 19 Nov 1895 d. 29 July 1969 
        m. Leslie Cottle d. 28 Apr 1914 
        m. Ted Price 
      3 Everette Silas Lester b. 25 Mar 1897 d. 10 Nov 1951 
        m. Bertha Hurt m. 4 Jul 1920 
      3 Johnnie (John Franklin) Lester b. 26 May 1899 d. 01 Oct 1954 
        m. Nona Belle Richards m. May 1917 b. 01 Jun 1901 
      3 Tidewell "Ray" Lester b. 5 May 1900 d. 3 Nov 1972 
        m. Callie McNiel m. 4 Jul 1919 b. 1904 
           [daughter of Casabianca McNeil]
      3 George Oliver Lester b. 28 Jun 1901 d. 10 Apr 1902 
      3 Roy (Leroy) Lester b. Abt 1903 d. Abt 1975 
        m. Blanch _______ 
        m. Pearl ______ 
      3 Andrew Lawson Lester b. 6 Nov 1906 d. 9 Aug 1928 
        m. Nellie Hinkle 
   2 Rosey Ann Lester b. 22 Sep 1860 d. 9 Oct 1862 
   2 Mary Susan Lester b. 8 Nov 1862 
     m. Russell Nelson Burgess m. 26 Apr 1886 b. 1859c 
   2 Jesse William Lester b. 12 Mar 1866 d. 29 Sep 1921 
     m. Naomi (Oma) A Brown m. 10 Aug 1888 b. 1873 
      3 Virgie M. Lester b. 10 June 1889 
      3 Alvertie Lester b. 8 Oct 1890 d. 1 Nov 1890 
   2 Samuel F Lester b. 30 Apr 1868 d. 19 Aug 1879 
   2 Sarah Elizabeth (Sally) Lester b. 25 Sep 1871 
     m. Mark (Demarcus Cicero) Miller m. 20 Dec 1888 b. 31 Mar 1866 d. 05 Mar 1943 
        [son of Marinda "Rindy" Miller]
      3 Robert L. Miller b. 14 Oct 1889 d. 1923? 
   2 Jeremiah M. Lester b. 31 Mar 1873 d. 22 Apr 1954 
     m. Bertha May Biggs m. 10 Jul 1901 b. 1883 ABT 
     m. Ora Della Parker m. 30 Dec 1906 b. 9 Aug 1885 d. 2 May 1975 
   2 Anna M Lester b. 9 Sep 1875 
     m. James Humphrey m. 17 Jun 1894 
   2 Martha E Lester b. 1878 d. 1878? 
   2 Eliza Jane (Lizie) Lester b. 4 Oct 1880 d. 9 Sep 1954 
     m. "Charley" Charles Alexander Athey m. 26 Sep 1898 b. 27 Mar 1876 d. 8 Sep 1959 
      3 Dana M. Athey b. 13 July 1899 d. 11 Apr 1926 
        m. Herbert James Turner b. 18 Mar 1893 
      3 Lowery Athey b. 3 Nov 1901 d. Jan 1961 
        m. Icie Daniel b. 1 Jan 1907 d. 25 Dec 1989 
      3 Lucy Ann Athey b. 02 Mar. 1907 d. 09 Jan. 1908 
      3 Willard Athey b. 21 Jul, 1908 d. 28 Jan. 1988 
      3 Dollie Jane Athey b. 13 Apr 1910 d. 12 Dec 1995 
        m. John Nelson Daniel 
      3 Gilmer Lee Athey b. 28 May 1911 d. 13 Apr 1978 
        m. Georgia Marie Phipps m. 01 Jan 1939 
        m. Theresa Harper b. 22 Jun 1919 d. 01 Mar 1986 
      3 Belva Virginia Athey b. 16 Mar 1913 d. 03 Aug 1945 
        m. Wirt Harper 
      3 Orville Herbert Athey b. 05 Dec 1917 d. 28 Dec 1964 
        m. Brada Faye Godbey 
           [daughter of Jim Godbey and Sarah_____Godbey]
        m. Mary L. "Bobbie" Phipps 
      3 Arley P. Athey b. 25 May 1921 d. 26 Aug 1989 
        m. Stella Tolliver d. 1967 
      3 Lottie Mae Athey b. 11 Oct 1924 d. 24 Mar 2003 
        m. Charles W. Clemens 
   2 Ettie Mary Lester b. 4 Oct 1880 
     m. William Downey m. 19 Dec 1899 b. 1874c 
   2 James A Lester b. 29 Oct 1884 d. 28 Apr 1914 

 
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