Family: Henry J(ohn) Bess / Mary Elizabeth "Elizabeth" Crook (F11472)

m. 5 Sep 1856


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  • Father | Male
    Henry J(ohn) Bess

    Born  22 Sep 1824  DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  0Mar 1920  Liberty, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Dismal Cemetery, Smithville, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  5 Sep 1856  [1, 2, 3]  Wilson County, Tennessee  [1, 2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Martha J(ane) Corley | F11474 
    Married  4 Jun 1896  DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Mother | Female
    Mary Elizabeth "Elizabeth" Crook

    Born  12 Oct 1829  (Wilson County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Sep 1894  (DeKalb County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Dismal Cemetery, Smithville, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Robinson Crook | F2754 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Delia Etheridge | F2754 Group Sheet 

    William Henry "Wild Bill" BessChild 1 | Male
    William Henry "Wild Bill" Bess

    Born  4 Jun 1858  DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 Aug 1937  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Nashville City Cemetery, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Delaney Edge | F11473 
    Married  2 Mar 1876  DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Aretta "Eda" George | F11475 
    Married  9 Jan 1881  DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Julia Wilkerson | F12271 
    Married  6 Jul 1916   

    Child 2 | Male
    Luster Bess

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    Child 3 | Female
    FNU Bess

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    Spouse  C. M. Lorhum | F18075 
    Married     

  • Notes  Residence (Family):
    • Helton Creek Area...
    • in an area called "Dry Creek"...

  • Sources 
    1. [S45906] Mike & Christine Bess Cornett | 30 Sep 2012 | homeinspect@blomand.net.

    2. [S13463] William Henry Bess, Cemetery Profile, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/87139123/william-henry-bess, abstracted by Dav.

    3. [S13467] Mary Elizabeth /Crook, Pedigree & Profile, "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ar.