Eason Family Crest EASON FAMILY GROUP SHEET
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Husband's Name:___________________Jesse Lee Burks______________________________________________
       When Born: _______________26 December 1866______Where: _________Marshall County, MS.___________
       When Died: _________24 July 1908_________________Where: _____Bethel Cemetery, SW of Miller, MS.____
       When Buried: ____________ ______________________Where: _________ ___________________________
       When Married: _______16 January 1890______________Where: _________Tate County, MS.______________
    Other Wives: ________ ________________________________________________________________________
       His Father: _________William L. Burks_______________His Mother's Maiden Name: _____ _______________

Wife's Name:_________Ada Rivers Eason__________________________________________________________
       When Born: _________25 May 1869________________Where: __________Prarie County, AR.____________
       When Died: _______27 December 1907______________Where: ____Bethel Cemetery, Desoto County, MS____
       When Buried: ____________ ______________________Where: __________________ __________________
    Other Husbands: _____________ ________________________________________________________________
       Her Father: _______William Henry Eason_____________Her Mother's Maiden Name: __Mary E. Richmond____
 Children
In order of birth
When Born
Day/Month/Year
Where Born                   State or
Town or Twp    County     Country
Spouse
1 Chester Rivers 19 Oct. 1890 TateMSElnora Schrader
2 Gertrude Elizabeth 28 Mar. 1892"""J.D. Snow
3 Marguerite May 24 Jan. 1894"""Unm.
4 John William 24 Dec. 1896"""Mabel Vick
5 Minnie Richmond 29 Sept. 1898"""Ben Isbell
6 Edward Ernest 28 Dec. 1901"""Katherine
7 Thomas Earl 28 Dec. 1901"""Margaret Smith
8 Andrew Lee 13 Aug. 1904"""?
9 Lucy Eason 28 Aug. 1900"""died as baby
Chester Rivers and Elnora lived in Byhalia for many years before moving to Collierville, TN. where they died.
J.D. and Gertrude had one child whose present location and family status is unknown.
Marguerite taught school in Byhalia for many years. She was much loved by three generations of students.
Minnie was the cashier at Britling's Cafeteria in downtown Memphis and at the Highland Poplar Plaza. She last lived in
Byhalia near Ernest and Earl.
Thomas Earl and Margaret have one son, Thomas Earl Jr., who lives in Chicago, IL.

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