Wiley R. Bess

Male 1817 - 1883  (66 years)


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  • Name Wiley R. Bess 
    Born 14 Mar 1817  (Warren County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Wyle Bess  [2
    Died 11 Apr 1883  Montague County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Dye Mound Cemetery, Montague County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I33507  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 4 Oct 2015 

    Father John Bess,   b. Abt 1783, Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Lucinda LNU,   b. (Spartanburg County, South Carolina) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married (Spartanburg County, South Carolina) Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1820  Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F8839  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susanna Killian,   b. 0___ 1827, Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1919, (Gholson, Texas) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years) 
    Married 14 Jan 1845  Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1880  Montague County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Isabelle Bess,   b. 0___ 1846, Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Bravanna Bess,   b. 0___ 1847, Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Lucinda J(ane) Bess,   b. 0___ 1849, Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Cora Bess,   b. 0___ 1853
     5. Dethiah Bess,   b. 0___ 1857, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Isaac Smith "Tobe" Bess,   b. 22 Oct 1859, Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1939, Rush Springs, Grady County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     7. Habian Lawson Whitehill "Lawson" Bess,   b. 0___ 1861, Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1898, Indian Territory (Oklahoma) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years)
     8. Mary Bess,   b. 0___ 1863, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Jefferson Harvey Bess,   b. 10 Aug 1865, Navarro County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1932, St. Jo., Montague County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     10. Josephine Bess,   b. 0___ 1867, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. William Carroll Bess,   b. 7 Mar 1869, Waco, McLennan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1907, Meers, Comanche County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F12301  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Mar 1817 - (Warren County) Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Jan 1845 - Warren County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence (Family) - 0___ 1880 - Montague County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Apr 1883 - Montague County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Dye Mound Cemetery, Montague County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Marriage date for Wiley R. Bess and Susannah Killian: 14 Jan. 1845. From the Central Gazette, Vol. XII, No. 46, Friday, Jan. 24, 1845, page 3, published in McMinnville, TN, as taken from microfilm records at the TN Archives. Kaye Eden

  • Sources 
    1. [S46008] http://genforum.genealogy.com/bess/messages/64.html.

    2. [S11333] David Spivey, a BESS registry & commentary, http://genforum.genealogy.com/bess/messages/217.html, retrieved, recorded &.

    3. [S46033] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=bess&GSfn=wiley&GSiman=1&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=20653.

    4. [S4269] "The Warren County Story",by Eugene M. Wiseman,copyright 1995., p. 230.

    5. [S46018] https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MC6S-G8H.

    6. [S46032] https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JXRR-MYH.

    7. [S51084] "United States Census, 1880," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MFJS-6S7 : accessed.