Huffines, Jesse Ellis

Birth Name Huffines, Jesse Ellis
Gender male
Age at Death 68 years, 6 months, 7 days


from Catherine Trumm, Email correspondence February 2003. As found in the Jackson County, Tennessee Sentinel newpaper. Run Date: 15 Feb 1923:
Reverend Jesse E Huffines______

"...Jackson County, Previous to moving to Algood ten years ago, he had resided in the 3rd district , where he had lived all his life. He was thrice married. His first wife was [Synthia] Hunter, daughter of J.C. Hunter of the third district. Three children were born to this union, his wife dying when the children were small. Two of these children, Kirk and Tennie died several years ago at the age of 35. The oldest son Will H. lives at Hillman, Tennessee. His second wife was [Nancy Josephine] Green of the 3rd district. Five children were born to this union: Mrs. Lee Webb, Wilson, Oklahoma; Mrs. Joe Phillips, Cookeville, Rt 7; Mrs, Clarence Whitaker, Gainesboro, Route 2; Boss of Allons, Tennessee; Melvine of Brotherton, Tenn. His third wife, who survives him was Mrs. Hannah [Davenport] Carver. Besides his wife he is survived by five step-children and a large number of grandchildren."


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1854-08-04 Jackson, TN    
Death 1923-02-11 Putnam, TN    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Huffines, Daniel Harrisonabout 1828between 1883 and 1891
Mother Davenport, Sarah Jane1828-07-00after 1883
    Sister     Huffines, Sarah Elizabeth 1847-10-24 1913-01-01
    Brother     Huffines, William Howard? 1850-02-04 1896-10-23
    Brother     Huffines, Daniel Frank 1854-07-00 after 1910
         Huffines, Jesse Ellis 1854-08-04 1923-02-11
    Sister     Huffines, Denorsey Angeline 1857-04-21 1891-06-18
    Brother     Huffines, Alexander C.Z. 1857-11-20 1926-07-23
    Brother     Huffines, Sidney Samuel 1861-11-04 1905-05-09
    Brother     Huffines, Thomas Edna 1863-12-00 1920-03-31
    Brother     Huffines, Miles J. 1865-02-04 1937-04-20
    Sister     Huffines, Nancy E. 1868 after 1880
    Sister     Huffines, Almedia J. 1870-10-28 1912-04-28


Family of Huffines, Jesse Ellis and Hunter, Cynthia J

Married Wife Hunter, Cynthia J ( * 1857 + before 1884 )
Name Birth Date Death Date
Huffines, William Winton1876-03-24
Huffines, Arnette Kirke1878-01-24
Huffines, Tina Belle1881-12-11

Family of Huffines, Jesse Ellis and Green, Nancy Josephine

Married Wife Green, Nancy Josephine ( * 1865-01-06 + 1901-02-28 )
Name Birth Date Death Date
Huffines, Ida Vallie1885-04-231972-05-14
Huffines, Elisha or Thurston1887-12-00
Huffines, Milly or Lillie1890-01-00
Huffines, Ova1895
Huffines, Melvin C1896-10-14

Family of Huffines, Jesse Ellis and Davenport, Hannah E

Married Wife Davenport, Hannah E ( * 1853-05-00 + 1932 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1902-01-17 Jackson, TN   1

Home in 1910: Civil District 3, Overton, Tennessee (George and Alice Carver there)
Home in 1920: Civil District 19, Putnam, Tennessee