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Re: A Family Called Fort
Posted by: Linda Date: July 18, 2001 at 16:00:29
In Reply to: Re: A Family Called Fort by Deanna Tate of 1029

Here is Some info: hope this helps, have more....Linda

Descendants of Enos Jefferson Tate


Generation No. 1

1. ENOS JEFFERSON8 TATE (JAMES D.7, JAMES6, ROBERT5, JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, WILLIAM1) was born May 15, 1801 in Louisa Co., Va, and died May 09, 1871 in Henderson Co, Il. He married LETHA TEMPLE FORT October 16, 1828 in Edmondson Co, Ky, daughter of FREDERICK FORT and LUCY MOORE. She was born January 18, 1814 in Warren County, Ky (?), and died December 14, 1895 in Henderson Co, Il.

Notes for ENOS JEFFERSON TATE:
Enos Jefferson Tate, was AKA as Jefferson Tate in many signed documents
Enos Jefferson is buried Kemp Cemetary South of Gladstone, Henderson Co. Illinois
He was a farmer

Notes for LETHA TEMPLE FORT:
Many writings refer to her name as Letha Temple

More About ENOS TATE and LETHA FORT:
Marriage: October 16, 1828, Edmondson Co, Ky
       
Children of ENOS TATE and LETHA FORT are:
       i.       LUCY F9 TATE, b. March 29, 1834; d. July 08, 1835, probally Ky.
       ii.       JAMES TATE, b. July 13, 1836; d. October 24, 1842, probally Ky.
2.       iii.       JESSE LEONARD TATE, b. February 14, 1840, Brownsville, Edmondson Co., Ky; d. August 05, 1924, Gladstone, Henderson Co., Il.
3.       iv.       VIRGINIA ANN TATE, b. July 25, 1846, Brownsville, Edmondson Co., Ky; d. March 17, 1915, Henderson Co, Il.


Generation No. 2

2. JESSE LEONARD9 TATE (ENOS JEFFERSON8, JAMES D.7, JAMES6, ROBERT5, JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, WILLIAM1) was born February 14, 1840 in Brownsville, Edmondson Co., Ky, and died August 05, 1924 in Gladstone, Henderson Co., Il. He married (1) MALINDA J SHULL July 25, 1867 in Henderson Co, Il, daughter of JOHN SHULL and CANDIS KEMP. She was born February 19, 1841 in Henderson Co, Il (?), and died April 29, 1897 in Henderson Co, Il. He married (2) AMANDA ELLEN KEMP Aft. 1897.

Notes for JESSE LEONARD TATE:
Jesse is buried Kemp Cemetary Gladstone, Henderson Co., Il
He served in "C company of 91 Inf" out of Henderson, Il during the Civil War


Jesse's second marriage was to Amanda E. (Kemp) Tate.

More About JESSE LEONARD TATE:
Burial: Kemp Cemetary, Henderson Co., Il

Notes for MALINDA J SHULL:
Malinda, was first married to Applebury Lewis, May 4, 1858.
Malinda's headstone reads her to be 'Malinday J. (Shull) Tate

More About JESSE TATE and MALINDA SHULL:
Marriage: July 25, 1867, Henderson Co, Il

Notes for AMANDA ELLEN KEMP:
Amanda was blind

More About JESSE TATE and AMANDA KEMP:
Marriage: Aft. 1897
       
Children of JESSE TATE and MALINDA SHULL are:
       i.       JESSIE MARY10 TATE, b. January 01, 1870, Olena, Henderson Co., Il; d. November 16, 1906, Illinois; m. GEORGE WOODWARD SHANKS JR., March 06, 1889; b. January 26, 1863, McDonough Co., IL (Source: Marriage Register Henderson County Illinois.); d. October 03, 1956.

Notes for JESSIE MARY TATE:
Jessie is buried Crane Cemetary Lomax, Henderson Co., Il
Jessie and Nellie Shanks are sisters who married brothers Elvington and George Shanks.

More About GEORGE SHANKS and JESSIE TATE:
Marriage: March 06, 1889

       ii.       NELLIE MRYTLE TATE, b. May 02, 1874, Burlington, Des Moines Co., Iowa; d. September 24, 1964, Galesburg, Knox Co., Illinois; m. ELVINGTON P SHANKS, March 07, 1894; b. March 27, 1868, Lomax, Ill (Source: Death Certificate Knox County Illinois.); d. August 20, 1943, St Mary's Hospital, Galesburg, Knox Co., Il (Source: Death Certificate Knox County Illinois.).

Notes for NELLIE MRYTLE TATE:
Nellie and Jessie Mary Tate are sisters, they married brothers Elvington and George Shanks

More About NELLIE MRYTLE TATE:
Burial: memorial Park Cemetary, Galesburg, Knox Co., IL

More About ELVINGTON P SHANKS:
Burial: August 23, 1943, Memorial Park Cemetary, Galesburg, Knox Co. Il (Source: Death Certificate Knox County Illinois.)
Occupation: Owned Retail Grocery Store
Residence: 858 Liberty St. Galesburg, Knox Co., Il

More About ELVINGTON SHANKS and NELLIE TATE:
Marriage: March 07, 1894

       iii.       GEORGIA LEONARD TATE, b. October 18, 1877, Carman, Henderson Co., Il; d. August 23, 1949, Iowa ?; m. JOHN H. MAGEE, February 02, 1898.

Notes for GEORGIA LEONARD TATE:
Georgia is buried Evergreen Cemetary, Fairfield, Iowa
Services were held Monday, August 25, 1947
at Two PM at Hoskins Funeral Home in Fairfield, Iowa
Information obtained Funeral Booklet

More About JOHN MAGEE and GEORGIA TATE:
Marriage: February 02, 1898

       iv.       VIRGINIA LUCY TATE, b. July 27, 1882, Olena, Henderson Co., Il; d. January 08, 1972, Burlington, Des Moines Co., Iowa; m. CHARLES LEWIS DOWELL, June 06, 1899, Burlington, Des Moines Co., Iowa.

More About CHARLES DOWELL and VIRGINIA TATE:
Marriage: June 06, 1899, Burlington, Des Moines Co., Iowa

3. VIRGINIA ANN9 TATE (ENOS JEFFERSON8, JAMES D.7, JAMES6, ROBERT5, JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, WILLIAM1) was born July 25, 1846 in Brownsville, Edmondson Co., Ky, and died March 17, 1915 in Henderson Co, Il. She married WILLIAM LEONARD SHULL July 25, 1867 in Henderson Co., Il ?, son of JOHN SHULL and CANDIS KEMP. He was born March 13, 1838 in Henderson Co., Il, and died March 31, 1907.

Notes for VIRGINIA ANN TATE:
Ann Virginia is buried Olena Cemetary, Olena, Henderson Co., Illinois

Virginia Ann daughter
of Enos J. and Letha Tate was born near Brownsville, Edmondson Co. Ky. March 13, 1846 and died March 17, 1915. Age 69 years 4 days. She came to Illinois with her parents in November 1852 and married William Leonard Schull, (this is spelling shown) July 25, 1867. Three children were bore two dying in infancy.
Corrine
Infant
Mary Lou
This information was received from, Dave Swanson, of Crystal River, Florida. January 15th, 2000. He found information in 'Grandma Virginia Swanson's, autograph book.

She has been found listed as Ann Virginia and Virginia Ann

More About WILLIAM SHULL and VIRGINIA TATE:
Marriage: July 25, 1867, Henderson Co., Il ?
       
Children of VIRGINIA TATE and WILLIAM SHULL are:
       i.       MARY LULU10 SHULL, b. 1869; d. 1964; m. RALPH ADOLPHUS STANLEY; b. May 20, 1876; d. April 28, 1948.
       ii.       CORINNE SHULL, b. 1867; d. 1869.
       iii.       INFANT DAUGHTER SHULL, b. 1871; d. 1871.
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LETHA FORT.............

Descendants of Letha Temple Fort


Generation No. 1

1. LETHA TEMPLE6 FORT (FREDERICK5, FREDERICK4, HOLLIDAY3, ELISA2, ELISA LEFORT/1) was born January 18, 1814 in Warren County, Ky (?), and died December 14, 1895 in Henderson Co, Il. She married ENOS JEFFERSON TATE October 16, 1828 in Edmondson Co, Ky, son of JAMES TATE and FRANCIS HUDSON. He was born May 15, 1801 in Louisa Co., Va, and died May 09, 1871 in Henderson Co, Il.

Notes for LETHA TEMPLE FORT:
Many writings refer to her name as Letha Temple

Notes for ENOS JEFFERSON TATE:
Enos Jefferson Tate, was AKA as Jefferson Tate in many signed documents
Enos Jefferson is buried Kemp Cemetary South of Gladstone, Henderson Co. Illinois
He was a farmer

More About ENOS TATE and LETHA FORT:
Marriage: October 16, 1828, Edmondson Co, Ky
       
Children of LETHA FORT and ENOS TATE are:
       i.       LUCY F7 TATE, b. March 29, 1834; d. July 08, 1835, probally Ky.
       ii.       JAMES TATE, b. July 13, 1836; d. October 24, 1842, probally Ky.
2.       iii.       JESSE LEONARD TATE, b. February 14, 1840, Brownsville, Edmondson Co., Ky; d. August 05, 1924, Gladstone, Henderson Co., Il.
3.       iv.       VIRGINIA ANN TATE, b. July 25, 1846, Brownsville, Edmondson Co., Ky; d. March 17, 1915, Henderson Co, Il.


Generation No. 2

2. JESSE LEONARD7 TATE (LETHA TEMPLE6 FORT, FREDERICK5, FREDERICK4, HOLLIDAY3, ELISA2, ELISA LEFORT/1) was born February 14, 1840 in Brownsville, Edmondson Co., Ky, and died August 05, 1924 in Gladstone, Henderson Co., Il. He married (1) MALINDA J SHULL July 25, 1867 in Henderson Co, Il, daughter of JOHN SHULL and CANDIS KEMP. She was born February 19, 1841 in Henderson Co, Il (?), and died April 29, 1897 in Henderson Co, Il. He married (2) AMANDA ELLEN KEMP Aft. 1897.

Notes for JESSE LEONARD TATE:
Jesse is buried Kemp Cemetary Gladstone, Henderson Co., Il
He served in "C company of 91 Inf" out of Henderson, Il during the Civil War


Jesse's second marriage was to Amanda E. (Kemp) Tate.

More About JESSE LEONARD TATE:
Burial: Kemp Cemetary, Henderson Co., Il

Notes for MALINDA J SHULL:
Malinda, was first married to Applebury Lewis, May 4, 1858.
Malinda's headstone reads her to be 'Malinday J. (Shull) Tate

More About JESSE TATE and MALINDA SHULL:
Marriage: July 25, 1867, Henderson Co, Il

Notes for AMANDA ELLEN KEMP:
Amanda was blind

More About JESSE TATE and AMANDA KEMP:
Marriage: Aft. 1897
       
Children of JESSE TATE and MALINDA SHULL are:
       i.       JESSIE MARY8 TATE, b. January 01, 1870, Olena, Henderson Co., Il; d. November 16, 1906, Illinois; m. GEORGE WOODWARD SHANKS JR., March 06, 1889; b. January 26, 1863, McDonough Co., IL (Source: Marriage Register Henderson County Illinois.); d. October 03, 1956.

Notes for JESSIE MARY TATE:
Jessie is buried Crane Cemetary Lomax, Henderson Co., Il
Jessie and Nellie Shanks are sisters who married brothers Elvington and George Shanks.

More About GEORGE SHANKS and JESSIE TATE:
Marriage: March 06, 1889

       ii.       NELLIE MRYTLE TATE, b. May 02, 1874, Burlington, Des Moines Co., Iowa; d. September 24, 1964, Galesburg, Knox Co., Illinois; m. ELVINGTON P SHANKS, March 07, 1894; b. March 27, 1868, Lomax, Ill (Source: Death Certificate Knox County Illinois.); d. August 20, 1943, St Mary's Hospital, Galesburg, Knox Co., Il (Source: Death Certificate Knox County Illinois.).

Notes for NELLIE MRYTLE TATE:
Nellie and Jessie Mary Tate are sisters, they married brothers Elvington and George Shanks

More About NELLIE MRYTLE TATE:
Burial: memorial Park Cemetary, Galesburg, Knox Co., IL

More About ELVINGTON P SHANKS:
Burial: August 23, 1943, Memorial Park Cemetary, Galesburg, Knox Co. Il (Source: Death Certificate Knox County Illinois.)
Occupation: Owned Retail Grocery Store
Residence: 858 Liberty St. Galesburg, Knox Co., Il

More About ELVINGTON SHANKS and NELLIE TATE:
Marriage: March 07, 1894

       iii.       GEORGIA LEONARD TATE, b. October 18, 1877, Carman, Henderson Co., Il; d. August 23, 1949, Iowa ?; m. JOHN H. MAGEE, February 02, 1898.

Notes for GEORGIA LEONARD TATE:
Georgia is buried Evergreen Cemetary, Fairfield, Iowa
Services were held Monday, August 25, 1947
at Two PM at Hoskins Funeral Home in Fairfield, Iowa
Information obtained Funeral Booklet

More About JOHN MAGEE and GEORGIA TATE:
Marriage: February 02, 1898

       iv.       VIRGINIA LUCY TATE, b. July 27, 1882, Olena, Henderson Co., Il; d. January 08, 1972, Burlington, Des Moines Co., Iowa; m. CHARLES LEWIS DOWELL, June 06, 1899, Burlington, Des Moines Co., Iowa.

More About CHARLES DOWELL and VIRGINIA TATE:
Marriage: June 06, 1899, Burlington, Des Moines Co., Iowa

3. VIRGINIA ANN7 TATE (LETHA TEMPLE6 FORT, FREDERICK5, FREDERICK4, HOLLIDAY3, ELISA2, ELISA LEFORT/1) was born July 25, 1846 in Brownsville, Edmondson Co., Ky, and died March 17, 1915 in Henderson Co, Il. She married WILLIAM LEONARD SHULL July 25, 1867 in Henderson Co., Il ?, son of JOHN SHULL and CANDIS KEMP. He was born March 13, 1838 in Henderson Co., Il, and died March 31, 1907.

Notes for VIRGINIA ANN TATE:
Ann Virginia is buried Olena Cemetary, Olena, Henderson Co., Illinois

Virginia Ann daughter
of Enos J. and Letha Tate was born near Brownsville, Edmondson Co. Ky. March 13, 1846 and died March 17, 1915. Age 69 years 4 days. She came to Illinois with her parents in November 1852 and married William Leonard Schull, (this is spelling shown) July 25, 1867. Three children were bore two dying in infancy.
Corrine
Infant
Mary Lou

She has been found listed as Ann Virginia and Virginia Ann

More About WILLIAM SHULL and VIRGINIA TATE:
Marriage: July 25, 1867, Henderson Co., Il ?
       
Children of VIRGINIA TATE and WILLIAM SHULL are:
       i.       MARY LULU8 SHULL, b. 1869; d. 1964; m. RALPH ADOLPHUS STANLEY; b. May 20, 1876; d. April 28, 1948.
       ii.       CORINNE SHULL, b. 1867; d. 1869.
       iii.       INFANT DAUGHTER SHULL, b. 1871; d. 1871.



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