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Re: ANCESTORS OF WILEY DENTON KESTNER
Posted by: Kenneth Kestner (ID *****3190) Date: January 20, 2006 at 17:32:09
In Reply to: ANCESTORS OF WILEY DENTON KESTNER by HARVEY KESTNER of 171

Ancestors of Wiley Denton Kestner


Generation No. 1

       1. Wiley Denton Kestner, born Abt. 1915 in Virginia. He was the son of 2. Melvin S. Kestner and 3. Martha E..

Generation No. 2

       2. Melvin S. Kestner, born Abt. June 1882 in Virginia. He was the son of 4. Ira J. Kestner and 5. Nannie Vestal. He married 3. Martha E. Abt. 1901.
       3. Martha E., born Abt. 1886 in Virginia.
       
Children of Melvin Kestner and Martha E. are:
              i.       Oklahoma Kestner, born Abt. 1906 in Virginia.
              ii.       Erma V. Kestner, born Abt. 1909 in Virginia.
              iii.       Ralph Lee Kestner, born Abt. 1911 in Virginia.
              iv.       Ira T. Kestner, born Abt. 1912 in Virginia.
       1       v.       Wiley Denton Kestner, born Abt. 1915 in Virginia.
              vi.       John S. Kestner, born Abt. 1918 in Virginia.
              vii.       Lorena Kestner, born Abt. 1922.
              viii.       Pearl Kestner, born Abt. 1924.


Generation No. 3

       4. Ira J. Kestner, born Abt. July 1862 in Washington Co, VA. He was the son of 8. Michael Kestner and 9. Ruth Harless. He married 5. Nannie Vestal June 01, 1882 in Washington Co, VA.
       5. Nannie Vestal, born Abt. February 1866 in Washington Co, VA.
       
Children of Ira Kestner and Nannie Vestal are:
       2       i.       Melvin S. Kestner, born Abt. June 1882 in Virginia; married Martha E. Abt. 1901.
              ii.       Roy M. Kestner, born Abt. May 1888 in Virginia; died Abt. 1912 in Russell County, VA; married Mary Abt. 1906; born Abt. 1885 in Virginia.
              iii.       William R. Kestner, born Abt. February 1895 in Virginia; married Nonie A.; born Abt. 1893 in Virginia.
              iv.       Raymond Kestner, born September 1897 in Virginia.
              v.       Pearl Kestner, born Abt. 1903 in Virginia.


Generation No. 4

       8. Michael Kestner, born Abt. 1838 in Washington Co, VA. He was the son of 16. John M. Kestner, Jr. and 17. Jane. He married 9. Ruth Harless August 31, 1859 in Washington Co, VA.
       9. Ruth Harless, born Abt. 1841 in Washington Co, VA. She was the daughter of 18. Thomas Harless and 19. Creasy.
       
Children of Michael Kestner and Ruth Harless are:
              i.       Letitia Neal Kestner, born Abt. September 1860 in Washington Co, VA; married Freeman L. White October 21, 1880 in Washington Co, VA; born Abt. April 1859 in Washington Co, VA.
              ii.       Lucretia Jane Kestner, born Abt. 1865 in Washington Co, VA; married Charly Lynn Adams August 21, 1883 in Washington Co, VA; born Abt. 1859 in Sullivan County, TN.
       4       iii.       Ira J. Kestner, born Abt. July 1862 in Washington Co, VA; married (1) Martha C.; married (2) Nannie Vestal June 01, 1882 in Washington Co, VA.
              iv.       Mary E. Kestner, born Abt. 1866 in Tennessee; married William A. Hayter December 09, 1890 in Washington Co, VA; born Abt. 1873 in Washington Co, VA.
              v.       John Kestner, born Abt. 1872 in Virginia; married Amanda ? Abt. 1899; born Abt. 1866 in North Carolina.
              vi.       Sady Kestner, born Abt. 1879 in Virginia.


Generation No. 5

       16. John M. Kestner, Jr., born February 16, 1813 in Virginia; died May 26, 1884. He was the son of 32. John M. Kestner and 33. Caty Gobble. He married 17. Jane Abt. 1837.
       17. Jane, born November 05, 1812 in Virginia; died April 14, 1898.

More About John M. Kestner, Jr.:
Burial: Kestner Cemetery

More About Jane:
Burial: Kestner Cemetery
       
Children of John Kestner and Jane are:
       8       i.       Michael Kestner, born Abt. 1838 in Washington Co, VA; married Ruth Harless August 31, 1859 in Washington Co, VA.
              ii.       Mary Kestner, born Abt. 1841.
              iii.       Martha Kestner, born Abt. 1843 in Washington Co, VA; married William Davenport December 31, 1862 in Washington Co, VA; born Abt. 1841 in Washington Co, VA.
              iv.       Alcey Ann Kestner, born Abt. November 1845 in Washington Co, VA; married Isaac N. Todd January 25, 1864 in Washington Co, VA; born Abt. April 1844 in Washington Co, VA.
              v.       Priscilla Kestner, born September 07, 1848 in Washington Co, VA; died January 02, 1905; married John R. Francis April 03, 1887 in Washington Co, VA; born August 02, 1834 in Montgomery County, VA; died March 13, 1907.

More About Priscilla Kestner:
Burial: Litton Cemetery

More About John R. Francis:
Burial: Litton Cemetery

              vi.       Amanda Jane Kestner, born Abt. 1852 in Washington Co, VA; married David Gobble January 01, 1878 in Washington Co, VA; born Abt. 1847 in Washington Co, VA.
              vii.       William R. Kestner, born May 29, 1856 in Washington Co, VA; died February 13, 1932; married Dora F. Akers November 19, 1884 in Washington Co, VA; born June 19, 1863 in Virginia; died December 12, 1952.

More About William R. Kestner:
Burial: Knollkreg Memorial Park, Abingdon, VA

More About Dora F. Akers:
Burial: Knollkreg Memorial Park, Abingdon, VA


       18. Thomas Harless He married 19. Creasy.
       19. Creasy
       
Child of Thomas Harless and Creasy is:
       9       i.       Ruth Harless, born Abt. 1841 in Washington Co, VA; married (1) Michael Kestner August 31, 1859 in Washington Co, VA; married (2) Joel Lilly December 08, 1890 in Washington County, VA.


Generation No. 6

       32. John M. Kestner, born Bet. 1784 - 1787 in Maryland; died Abt. June 1868 in Washington Co., VA. He was the son of 64. Philip Kestner and 65. Elizabeth. He married 33. Caty Gobble April 27, 1809 in Washington Co., VA.
       33. Caty Gobble

More About John M. Kestner:
Occupation: Farmer
       
Children of John Kestner and Caty Gobble are:
              i.       Allie F. Kestner, born Abt. 1811 in Washington Co, VA; died March 01, 1891 in Washington Co, VA; married David Phelps; born Abt. 1805 in Washington Co, VA.

More About Allie F. Kestner:
Cause of Death: La Grippe

       16       ii.       John M. Kestner, Jr., born February 16, 1813 in Virginia; died May 26, 1884; married Jane Abt. 1837.
              iii.       Jacob Kestner, born Bet. 1815 - 1820 in Virginia; married Rachel; born Abt. 1825 in Virginia.
              iv.       William Kestner, born Abt. 1818 in Virginia; married Mary Williams; born Abt. 1812 in Virginia.
              v.       George Washington Kestner, born February 1823 in Virginia; died February 22, 1894; married Mary Jane Phelps January 13, 1843 in Washington Co, VA; born December 25, 1826 in Virginia; died December 23, 1920.

More About George Washington Kestner:
Burial: Dickenson Cemetery, Washington County, VA

More About Mary Jane Phelps:
Burial: Dickenson Cemetery, Washington County, VA

              vi.       Emmarita Kestner, born Abt. 1826 in Virginia; married Henry Lilly; born Abt. 1824 in Virginia.


Generation No. 7

       64. Philip Kestner, died Bef. 1812 in Washington Co, VA. He married 65. Elizabeth.
       65. Elizabeth
       
Children of Philip Kestner and Elizabeth are:
              i.       Jane Kestner, married Henry Snead.
              ii.       Mary Kestner, married William I. White November 16, 1809 in Washington Co., VA.
              iii.       Philip Kistner, married Theresa Hicks September 01, 1825 in Washington Co, VA; born Abt. 1805 in Virginia; died Abt. 1886 in Yakima County, WA.

More About Theresa Hicks:
Burial: Pioneer Cemetery, Union Gap, Yakima County, WA

       32       iv.       John M. Kestner, born Bet. 1784 - 1787 in Maryland; died Abt. June 1868 in Washington Co., VA; married (1) Caty Gobble April 27, 1809 in Washington Co., VA; married (2) Elizabeth Abt. 1829; married (3) Matilda Gobble September 06, 1845 in Washington Co., VA.
              v.       William Kestner, born Abt. 1788 in Virginia; married Barbara Gobble April 13, 1809 in Washington Co, VA; born Abt. 1793 in Maryland.
              vi.       Jacob M. Kestner, born Bet. 1790 - 1794; married Ann Bow October 31, 1809 in Washington Co., VA.
              vii.       Elizabeth Kestner, born Abt. 1796 in Virginia; married Spencer White January 19, 1814 in Washington Co, VA; born Abt. 1792 in Virginia.
              viii.       Rachel Kestner, born Abt. 1800 in Washington Co, VA; married Oliver Snead; born Abt. 1796 in Halifax County, VA.



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