Navigation Bar for book - Descendants of Isaac Harris
Foreword   |   Contents   |   Isaac Beginnings   |   Part I - William   |   Part II - John   |   Part III - Wooten   |   Part IV - Benjamin
Part V - Elizabeth   |   Part VI - Mary   |   Part VII - Reuben   |   Part VIII - Zachariah   |   Part IX - Alexander Rhodes

Navigation Bar for Part IV - Descendants of Benjamin Harris
Ch 1 - William   |   Ch 2 - Silas   |   Ch 2.1 - Zachariah   |   Ch 2.1.2 - William Jasper   |   Ch 2.1.2.1 - William Jasper Jr.  
Ch 3 - Benjamin   |   Ch 6 - Leah   |   Ch 6.1 - Perrin Rutledge   |   Ch 7 - Ruth   |   Ch 9 - Mary Ann  
Ch 12 - Elizabeth "Betsy"   |   Ch 12.2 - William H. Terry   |   Ch 12.2.1 - Jesse B. Terry  

Descendants of Jesse B. Terry

Chapter 12.2.1 of Part IV, Descendants of Benjamin Harris

By Garda M. Hodgson


CHILDREN OF JESSE B. TERRY AND WIVES
(1) MARTHA C. FRANCIS (2) MAI YOUNG

(Child #1 of William H. Terry and Mary Whittenburg)

Jesse B. Terry5 (Wm. H.4, Eliz. Harris3, Benj2., Isaac1) was born February 12, 1861 at Bledsoe County, Tennessee, and died April 14, 1936 at Gainsboro, Jackson County, Tennessee. He married Martha C. "Mattie" Francis, daughter of David and Lilphia E. Francis, on August 14, 1884 in Marion County, Tennessee. Martha was born in October 1870 in Marion County, Tennessee, and died in 1910 at Gainsboro, Jackson County, Tennessee. After Martha's death, Jesse married Mai Young, daughter of John L. Young and Lucy C. Anderson. Jesse B. Terry and both his wives were buried in Stafford Cemetery, Jackson County, Tennessee.

    Children of Jesse B. Terry and Martha C. Francis:
    1. Charles Arthur TERRY b Apr 1887, Marion Co., TN; m Sallie  ? 

      Child:
      1. Willie TERRY b 1910

    2. + Emma Jane TERRY   b 27 Jan 1889; m William Captain COPELAND
    3. + John C. TERRY   b 4 Jun 1891; m Emma WITCHER
    4. + James Edward "Jim" TERRY   b Dec 1893; m Tina B. "Tinie" WITCHER
    5. Peter Clint TERRY b 18 Dec 1896, Marion Co., TN, d 25 Jan 1965, Overton Co., TN; m Neta Ruth UPTON, b 12 Mar 1910, both bur Hilham Cem., Overton Co., TN
    6. + Jesse B. "Homer" TERRY   b 8 Apr 1899; Lera J.  ? 
    7. + Herbert Wadell TERRY   b 12 May 1900; m Ida Eula HORNER
    8. Ella Elizabeth "Ellie" TERRY b 12 Sep 1902, Gainesboro, Jackson Co., TN, d 16 Dec 1991, Gainesboro, Jackson Co., TN; m 18 Aug 1928, Gainesboro, Jackson Co., TN, William T. MEADOWS, (s/o William George MEADOWS and Mary Jane JONES), b 15 Jan 1912, Flynn's Lick, Jackson Co., TN, d 10 Nov 1984, Gainesboro, Jackson Co., TN
    9. Mary Bell TERRY b 9 Apr 1906, Gainsboro, Jackson Co., TN, d 1982; m 3 Apr 1921, Jackson Co., TN, Eralso Walton HUFFINES; m 2nd Thurston CARVER

      Child of Mary B. Terry and Eralso W. Huffines:
      1. Linda Carol HUFFINES

    10. Stella May "Sally" TERRY b Sep 1908, Gainesboro, Jackson Co., TN
    11. Hollin TERRY b Jun 1910

    Children of Jesse B. Terry and Mai Young:
    1. Jessie Carmen TERRY b 2 Feb 1916, Gainesboro, Jackson Co., TN, d 13 May 1983, Gainsboro, Jackson Co., TN; m Burton MEADOWS, both bur New Salem Cem., Jackson Co., TN
    2. Benjamin Franklin TERRY b 12 Jul 1917, Gainesboro, Jackson Co., TN, d 31 Mar 1936, bur Stafford Cem., Jackson Co., TN
    3. Fred TERRY b 1 Jul 1919, Gainesboro, Jackson Co., TN, d 8 Apr 1936, bur Stafford Cem., Jackson Co., TN


CHILDREN OF EMMA JANE TERRY AND WILLIAM CAPTAIN COPELAND
(Child #2 of Jesse B. Terry and Martha C. Francis)
Emma Jane Terry6 (Jesse B.5, Wm. H.4, Eliz. Harris3, Benj2., Isaac1) was born January 27, 1889 in Marion County, Tennessee, and died January 24, 1929 at Hilham, Overton County, Tennessee. She married William Captain Copeland. He was born January 27, 1872 at Hilham, Overton County, Tennessee, and died November 1, 1952 at Hilham, Overton County, Tennessee. They were buried in Maxwell Chapel Cemetery, Hilham, Overton County, Tennessee.

    Children:
    1. Minnie Lee COPELAND b 26 Feb 1912, d 1 Mar 1912
    2. Lona Della COPELAND b 26 Jun 1913, d 23 Mar 1997; m John Kelley BROWN
    3. Melzona COPELAND b 12 Jun 1915, d 13 Aug 1994; m Marvin McCLAIN; both bur Crestlawn Cem., Cookeville, Putnam Co., TN
    4. Jessie Gardener COPELAND b 23 Oct 1916, d 11 Jan 1992; m Rose Lassie GOOLSBY, b 1920, d 2000
    5. Thomas Garmon COPELAND b 23 Sep 1918
    6. William Carmon COPELAND b 4 May 1923
    7. Charles Sherman COPELAND b 13 Nov 1924, d 31 Mar 1989
    8. Mattie Julene COPELAND b 25 Apr 1928, d Jan 1990


CHILDREN OF JOHN C. TERRY AND EMMA WITCHER
(Child #3 of Jesse B. Terry and Martha C. Francis)

John C. Terry6 (Jesse B.5, Wm. H.4, Eliz. Harris3, Benj2., Isaac1) was born June 4, 1891 in Marion County, Tennessee, and died April 7, 1970 in Harris County, Texas. He married Emma Witcher who was born in 1891, and died in 1946. She was buried in Gallatin Cemetery, Sumner County, Tennessee.

    Children:
    1. Annie M. TERRY b 1913
    2. Mary B. TERRY b 1915
    3. Jesse B. TERRY b abt 1920, Gallatin, Sumner Co., TN; m Vera FORD, d 2004, bur Crestview Mem. Cem., Gallatin, Sumner Co., TN
    4. John William TERRY b 1924, d 8 Feb 1998, Montgomery Co., TX


CHILDREN OF JAMES EDWARD TERRY AND TINA B. WITCHER
(Child #4 of Jesse B. Terry and Martha C. Francis)

James Edward "Jim" Terry6 (Jesse B.5, Wm. H.4, Eliz. Harris3, Benj2., Isaac1) was born in December 1893 in Marion County, Tennessee. He married Tina B. "Tinie" Witcher, daughter of James Witcher and Vinie Davenport.

    Children:
    1. Lucille TERRY
    2. Pauline TERRY; m. Mr STEWART
    3. R. D. TERRY; m. Ruby  ? 
    4. Willie B. TERRY
    5. J. C TERRY
    6. Loraine TERRY
    7. Gladys TERRY
    8. Jesse James TERRY
    9. Zella Mae TERRY; m. Sandy ANDERSON
    10. Lexie TERRY
    11. Fred TERRY


CHILDREN OF JESSE B. AND LERA J. TERRY
(Child #6 of Jesse B. Terry and Martha C. Francis)

Jesse B. "Homer" Terry6 (Jesse B.5, Wm. H.4, Eliz. Harris3, Benj2., Isaac1) was born April 8, 1899 at Gainesboro, Jackson County, Tennessee, and died July 28 1988 at Gainesboro, Jackson County, Tennessee. He married Lera J., whose maiden name is not known. She was born November 2, 1904 and died November 2, 1988 at Gainesboro, Jackson County, Tennessee. They were buried in Rob-Draper Memorial Cemetery, Gainesboro, Jackson County, Tennessee.

    Children:
    1. Frances TERRY
    2. Jenny Sue TERRY
    3. J. B. Arville "Jake" TERRY
    4. Orville C. TERRY


CHILDREN OF HERBERT WADELL TERRY AND IDA EULA HORNER
(Child #7 of Jesse B. Terry and Martha C. Francis)

Herbert Wadell Terry6 (Jesse B.5, Wm. H.4, Eliz. Harris3, Benj2., Isaac1) was born May 12, 1900 in Overton County Tennessee, and died October 28, 1951 at Gallatin, Sumner County, Tennessee. He married Ida Eula Horner, daughter of Eugene G. Horner and Mary P. Sullivan. Ida was born March 19, 1897 at Hilham, Overton County, Tennessee, and died November 17, 1965 at Gallatin, Sumner County, Tennessee. They were buried in Crestview Memorial Cemetery, Gallatin, Sumner County, Tennessee.

    Children:
    1. Benjamin Franklin TERRY b 18 Mar 1922, KY, d 28 Jun 1935, Gallatin, Sumner Co., TN, bur Crestview Memorial Cem., Gallatin, Sumner Co., TN
    2. Weyman Cordell TERRY (twin) b 14 Aug 1925, Gallatin, Sumner Co., TN; m Barbara Allen EISENBERG (d/o Mr. EISENBERG and Lola C. McWHIRTER) b 18 Aug 1926, d 28 Jun 1980, Gallatin, Sumner Co., TN, bur Crestview Mem. Cem., Gallatin, Sumner Co., TN
    3. Raymond Wadell TERRY (twin) b 14 Aug 1925, d 14 Dec 1981, bur Crestview Memorial Cem., Gallatin, Sumner Co., TN
    4. George Thomas TERRY (liv); m 1st Peggy L. STINSON(liv), m 2nd Dona K. CRISS(liv) [Note: Dona Terry provided information for the Jessee Terry line. Normally we would not include information on living persons, but added this entry to show where their family fits in, with their permission.]
    5. Gordon Browning TERRY b 14 Jun 1938, Gallatin, Sumner Co., TN, d 8 Feb 1990, bur Crestview Memorial Cem., Gallatin, Sumner Co., TN


Research sources are listed in the Appendix

# # #

[Webmaster note: direct any correspondence or questions you may have about this document to the webmaster of this site, and we will pass it on to the author. Any responses will be at her sole discretion. Please be sure to state that you are routing your request through the webmaster of this site, (e.g., "Dear Garda c/o marthaann.org;") so it will be clear when we forward your message.]

Navigation Bar for Part IV - Descendants of Benjamin Harris
Ch 1 - William   |   Ch 2 - Silas   |   Ch 2.1 - Zachariah   |   Ch 2.1.2 - William Jasper   |   Ch 2.1.2.1 - William Jasper Jr.  
Ch 3 - Benjamin   |   Ch 6 - Leah   |   Ch 6.1 - Perrin Rutledge   |   Ch 7 - Ruth   |   Ch 9 - Mary Ann  
Ch 12 - Elizabeth "Betsy"   |   Ch 12.2 - William H. Terry   |   Ch 12.2.1 - Jesse B. Terry  

Navigation Bar for book - Descendants of Isaac Harris
Foreword   |   Contents   |   Isaac Beginnings   |   Part I - William   |   Part II - John   |   Part III - Wooten   |   Part IV - Benjamin
Part V - Elizabeth   |   Part VI - Mary   |   Part VII - Reuben   |   Part VIII - Zachariah   |   Part IX - Alexander Rhodes

To go to another part of the book, click on the navigation bar;
OR use your browser's "Back" button to return to the previous page;
OR surf back to the Isaac Harris Family Page.
© Copyright Garda Hodgson, May 2006,
All Rights Reserved; USED BY PERMISSION

HTML rendering © Copyright Doug Paulson,
May 2006, All Rights Reserved


This page revised May 27, 2006


Comments or corrections should be addressed to the webmaster
e:mail address 4webmaster@isaac-harris-fam.us
[These entries were encoded in July 2007 to discourage hackers. Best way is to just click on the hotlinked words "the webmaster," which will bring up your email software and automatically address the note for you. The address you see is actually a 'gif" image, so you won't be able to cut and paste it into an e-mail; you will have to write it down or type it into your address book for reference.]