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Jesse Leonard Wilkes

Male 1865 - 1923  (58 years)


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  • Name Jesse Leonard Wilkes  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 28 Jul 1865  Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Residence 15 Jul 1870  Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age: 8 
    Residence 19 Jun 1880  District 51, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age: 18; Relation to Head of House: Nephew 
    Residence 15 Jun 1900  Vidalia, Toombs, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 34 
    Residence 27 Apr 1910  Militia District 51, Toombs, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 44 
    Residence 29 Jan 1920  Vidalia, Toombs, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 54 
    Died 19 Nov 1923  Vidalia, Toombs, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Buried Wilkes (Jessie) Cemetery, Vidalia, Toombs, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Person ID I14057  tng Genealogy

    Father Jesse Wilkes, Jr,   b. 1828, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1863  (Age 35 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Susan Elizabeth Sharpe,   b. 26 Oct 1826, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1872, Toombs, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 29 Mar 1855  Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F5051  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emmer Jane T,   b. 12 Apr 1870, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1926, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Minnie A Wilkes,   b. 23 Oct 1889, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1974, Toombs, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Natural]
    +2. Henry W Wilkes,   b. 23 Apr 1893, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1965, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [Natural]
    +3. Luther Wilkes,   b. 22 Sep 1896, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1970, Lyons, Toombs, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [Natural]
    +4. Lannie Clarence Wilkes,   b. 18 Aug 1898, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1952, Vidalia, Toombs, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)  [Natural]
     5. Wilmer "Bill" Wilkes,   b. 12 Aug 1900, Montgomery, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1965, Laurens, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  [Natural]
    +6. Otis Leonard Wilkes,   b. 26 Sep 1904, Toombs, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1972, Vidalia, Toombs, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)  [Natural]
    +7. Gertrude Wilkes,   b. 01 Oct 1906, Toombs, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1995, Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  [Natural]
     8. Etheleen Wilkes,   b. 01 Jan 1910, Toombs, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1989, Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [Natural]
    +9. Beulah Mae Wilkes,   b. 1914, Toombs, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
    Family ID F5079  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map Click to display
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jul 1865 - Montgomery, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 8 - 15 Jul 1870 - Montgomery, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 34 - 15 Jun 1900 - Vidalia, Toombs, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 54 - 29 Jan 1920 - Vidalia, Toombs, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Nov 1923 - Vidalia, Toombs, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Jessie L Wilkes gravestone
    Jessie L Wilkes gravestone

  • Notes 
    • Mason listed on gravestone

  • Sources 
    1. [S352] 1870 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2003;).
      Year: 1870; Census Place: Montgomery, Georgia; Roll: M593_166; Page: 314A; Image: 632; Family History Library Film: 545665.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1870usfedcen&h=3761576&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    2. [S353] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      Year: 1880; Census Place: District 51, Montgomery, Georgia; Roll: 159; Family History Film: 1254159; Page: 222D; Enumeration District: 078; Image: 0047
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1880usfedcen&h=8848841&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    3. [S340] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;).
      Year: 1900; Census Place: Vidalia, Montgomery, Georgia; Roll: 213; Page: 19A; Enumeration District: 0074; FHL microfilm: 1240213
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1900usfedcen&h=9245507&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    4. [S356] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;).
      Year: 1910; Census Place: Militia District 51, Toombs, Georgia; Roll: T624_216; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 150; Image: 338.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1910USCenIndex&h=3834317&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    5. [S347] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      Year: 1920; Census Place: Vidalia, Toombs, Georgia; Roll: T625_280; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 118; Image: 783.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1920usfedcen&h=8403573&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    6. [S366] Certificate of Death.
      [ View death certificate]

    7. [S81] Cemeteries of Toombs County Georgia, Second Edition, Moses M Coleman, Jr, (Name: Vesco, Inc,; Location: Vidalia, Georgia 30475; Date: 2000;), Page 380.

    8. [S142] Gravestone.
      [ View gravestone photograph]

    9. [S122] FindaGrave.com, http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=35882202
      http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=35882202.

    10. [S175] Marriage Records.
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      Jessie Wilkes, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"
      Name: Jessie Wilkes
      Titles and Terms:
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 29 Mar 1855
      Event Place: Montgomery, Georgia, United States
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      Spouse's Name: Elizabeth Sharpe
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      GS Film number: 218817
      Digital Folder Number: 5190824
      Image Number: 87

      Citing this Record

      "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KXJV-LK6 : accessed 04 Dec 2013), Jessie Wilkes and Elizabeth Sharpe, 1855.