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William Jesse Fondren

William Jesse Fondren

Male 1838 - 1900  (61 years)

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  • Name William Jesse Fondren 
    Born 9 Aug 1838  Attala, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 May 1900  Attala, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Marvin Chapel Cemetery, Attala, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I15278  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 12 Jan 2020 

    Father Hampton Fondren,   b. 1815, York, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1843, Attala, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Mother Mary L. Cottrell,   b. 5 Dec 1818, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 16 Mar 1837  Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5743  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances Cemantha Jane Stephens,   b. Abt 1838 
    Married 1867 
    Children 
     1. Ida Mozelle Fondren,   b. 6 Nov 1867, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1957  (Age 89 years)
     2. Flora Lula Fondren,   b. 22 Aug 1870, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1940, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Jesse Turner Fondren,   b. 22 Feb 1872, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1930  (Age 58 years)
     4. Jenny Lynde Fondren,   b. 9 Apr 1880, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1971, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     5. James Walter Fondren,   b. 21 May 1882, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1933  (Age 51 years)
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F6021  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
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  • Notes 
    • Served as a Private in Company K, 40th Mississippi Infantry.

      Sent: Tuesday, May 01, 2012; To: FONDREN-L@rootsweb.com;Subject: [FONDREN] Fondren's of AL, MS, OK, SC, TX; Author: MIZZJADALEE; Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/surnames.fondren/105.3.5/mb.ashx; The William Jesse Fondren that I am related to married Mary Frances Cemantha Jane Stephens. Their children were Jesse Turner , Ida Mozelle, Flora, Jenny Lynde, and James Walter. All children moved from Ms to Texas except Jesse Turner.

      In 1850 he is living with his Grandmother Cottrell, Uncle Jacob Cottrell and brother: Name William Fowdan Age12 Birth Year abt 1838 Birthplace Mississippi Home in 1850 Township 14 R 8 E, Attala, Mississippi, USA Gender Male Name Age Name E Cottrell Age 61 Name Jacob Cottrell Age 23 Name William Fowdan Age 12 Name Jas J Fowdan Age 10