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Mary Jane DEWEESE

Female Cal 1840 - 1899  (~ 58 years)



  • Name Mary Jane DEWEESE  [1
    Born Cal 28 Sep 1840  , , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Married/Alternate Name Mary Jane Brookshire 
    Religion Baptist Church at Zion Hill, Edgar Springs MO  [3
    1850 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1850  , District #72, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 11y 
    • She was recorded [adopted daughter of Margaret] in the household of Elias D. Kitchens, and was 11 years old at the time of this census. Kentucky was her reported birthplace.
    1850 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County, District #72 [ARTHUR and WRIGHT]
    1850 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County, District #72 [ARTHUR and WRIGHT]
    1860 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1860  , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 19y 
    • She was recorded [adopted daughter of Margaret] in the household of Elias D. Kitchens, and was 19 years old at the time of this census. Her birthplace is the same as stated in the 1850 census.
    1860 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Rolla [KITCHEN, E.D., WRIGHT, Lewis F]
    1860 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Rolla [KITCHEN, E.D., WRIGHT, Lewis F]
    Died 3 May 1899  , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 58y 7m 5d 
    Buried 4 May 1899  Brookshire Cemetery, Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Obituary 18 May 1899  , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Rolla Herald, 18 May 1899
    Obituary for Mary Jane (DeWeese) Brookshire
    Obituary for Mary Jane (DeWeese) Brookshire
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    Person ID I4799  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Collier Branch
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2017 

    Mother Margaret KITCHEN,   b. 13 Sep 1817, , Buck Creek, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1903, , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Family ID F1732  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nathaniel Johnson Alison BROOKSHIRE,   b. 16 Jul 1840, , , Coffee County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1913, , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1861  [3
    Children 
     1. Anthony Kitchen BROOKSHIRE
     2. Robert Lee BROOKSHIRE
     3. Emily BROOKSHIRE
     4. Charles Lamon BROOKSHIRE
     5. John A. BROOKSHIRE
     6. Margaret BROOKSHIRE
     7. Elias David BROOKSHIRE
     8. George B. BROOKSHIRE
     9. Samuel Right BROOKSHIRE
    Last Modified 11 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F2207  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Cal 28 Sep 1840 - , , , Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1850 U.S. Census - Age: 11y - 1 Jun 1850 - , District #72, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1860 U.S. Census - Age: 19y - 1 Jun 1860 - , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 58y 7m 5d - 3 May 1899 - , Corn Creek, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 4 May 1899 - Brookshire Cemetery, Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 18 May 1899 - , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I4799&tree=1: accessed 15 December 2018), "Mary Jane DEWEESE".

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S207] Phelps County Genealogical Society (Mo.), Phelps County Missouri Heritage, Vol. I, (Rolla, Missouri : Phelps County Genealogical Society, 1992), p. 230; Submitted by Mrs. Betty J. Logan.

    2. [S714] 1860 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Rolla, p. 4 (penned), dwelling 26, family 26, E.D. Kitchen household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 639.

    3. [S1207] Garrett Gabel, Harvest; A Harvest of History of N.W. Dent & Southern Phelps Co. Missouri, (n.p.: Garrett Gabel, 2016), p. 68. citing Rolla Herald, 18 May 1899. (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S224] 1850 U.S. census, Pulaski County, Missouri, population schedule, District #72, p. 109, dwelling 525, family 535, Elias D. Kitchens household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 4 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 411, (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S714] 1860 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Rolla, p. 4 (penned), dwelling 26, family 26, E.D. Kitchen household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 7 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 639, (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S1208] ***1***The State Historical Society of Missouri, "Obituary," obituary, The Rolla Herald (Missouri), 18 May 1889; digital image, The State Historical Society of Missouri, (http://digital.shsmo.org/: accessed 11 January 2017), p. 3, 5th column, bottom.