Martha Vesta Roberts

Martha Vesta Roberts

Female 1866 - 1926  (59 years)

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  • Name Martha Vesta Roberts 
    Born 6 Jun 1866  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Died 12 Apr 1926  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Buried White Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Person ID I872  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 30 Mar 1997 

    Father John Wesley Roberts,   b. 2 Jun 1833, (Van Buren County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1917, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Edna "Eady" Earles,   b. 29 Jan 1833, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1893, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 15 Sep 1855  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • ,by Patrick Moore,MG
    Family ID F1232  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Clayborn "Will" Hennessee,   b. 8 Aug 1864, Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1938, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 2 Sep 1882  Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    • by Barney Pratt Jarrett, J.P.
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1910  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. John Thomas Hennessee,   b. 9 Jan 1883, Spencer, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1920, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     2. Joe Berry Hennessee,   b. 10 Sep 1886, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1920, (Van Buren County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
     3. Nancy "Nannie" Hennessee,   b. 12 Jun 1889, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1911, (Van Buren County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     4. Sarah Mae "Mae" Hennessee,   b. 0May 1892, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1976, (Florence, Alabama) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years)
     5. Asa C(layborn) Hennessee,   b. 2 Nov 1898, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1988, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     6. Nineva Hennessee,   b. 15 Feb 1898, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1926, (Van Buren County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     7. Bettie Ann Hennessee,   b. 7 Dec 1900, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1979, Calvert City, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F336  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Jun 1866 - Van Buren County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Sep 1882 - Warren County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence (Family) - 0___ 1910 - Van Buren County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Apr 1926 - Van Buren County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - White Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Martha Vesta Roberts Hennessee (1866-1926)
    Martha Vesta Roberts Hennessee (1866-1926)
    Photo provided by her great grandson, Gary Everett Scott (1955-

  • Notes 
    • Fell in the fireplace, caught fire and burned up.

  • Sources 
    1. [S148] "United States Census - Van Buren County,Tennessee 1900",transcribed by, p. 31 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S280] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=69879169.

    3. [S2972] "United States Census, 1910," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MGNF-JQL : accessed.

    4. [S2973] "Tennessee, Marriages, 1796-1950," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X81P-YBZ : accessed 25 Sep.

    5. [S149] "Our People - The Tombstone Inscriptions of Van Buren County,Tennessee with, p. 283.

    6. [S4206] "White County,TN Oldest Marriage Book:1809-1859", compiled by J. Sharon, p. 56.

    7. [S1655] "Warren County,Tennessee Marriage Records:1852-1900", compiled & printed by Fred Clark,RR 1 Box 9-B, Ridge Road, Quebeck, p. 82 (Reliability: 3).