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Husband: Jesse Hensley
Born: 1785/1786 in Washington Co, VA (now Scott Co, VA)
Married: 01 SEP 1813 in Sullivan Co, TN
Died: 11 APR 1858 in Owen Co, IN
Father: Hensley
Mother: >>>
Spouses:
Wife: Susannah Peters
Born: 1798/1799 in Washington Co, VA (now Scott Co, VA)
Died: 23 NOV 1888 in Owen Co, IN
Father: John Peters
Mother: Catherine
Spouses:
Children
01 (M): John Hensley
Born: 24 JUN 1824 in Scott Co, VA
Died: 14 JUL 1888 in Owen Co, IN
Spouses: Nancy J Steele; Lucinda E Burk
Additional Information

Jesse Hensley:

Notes:

!NOTE:Often listed as a son of Fielding Hensley, except he wasn't named in Chancery Court case (1830's) as an heir of Fielding, so he isn't.;

!CENSUS:1790 * Lost for Virginia;

!CENSUS:1800 * Lost for Virginia;

!TAXLIST:1806 Washington Co, VA Jesse HENSLY, 1 Whites, 0 Blacks over 16, 0 blacks under 16, 0 horses;

MILITIAMAN:1807 Washington Co., VA 2nd Batt., 105th Regiment, Capt. Goff's Co. Jesse Hensley (Clark, Gerald H. The Militia of Washington County, VA Officers 1777-1835 Militia Men 1798-1835. 1979)

!TAXLIST:1809 Washington Co, VA Jesse HENSLEY;

!CENSUS:1810 Washington Co, VA pg 229 Jesse HENSLEY age 16-25 (1784/94) "00200-00101";

!TAXLIST:1812 Washington Co, VA Jesey HENSELEY;

!WAR OF 1812:Washington Co, VA WC-3627 Served Cpt Willie Jones' Co, VA Militia;

!TAXLIST:1813 Washington Co, VA Jesse HENSLEY;

!MARRIAGE: 1 Sep 1813 Sullivan Co, TN to Susan PETERS (from Pension file);

!TAXLIST:1814 Washington Co, VA Jessy HENSLEY;

!TAXLIST:1816 Scott Co, VA Jesse HENSLEY;

!TAXLIST:1818 Scott Co, VA Jesse HENSLEY;

!TAXLIST:1819 Scott Co, VA Jesse HENSLEY;

!TAXLIST:1820 Scott Co, VA Jesse HENSLEY;

!CENSUS:1820 Scott Co, VA pg 192 Jesse HENSLEY age 26-44 (1776/94) "000010-00100";

!TAXLIST:1821 Scott Co, VA Jesse HENSLEY;

!TAXLIST:1822 Scott Co, VA Jesse HENSLEY;

!TAXLIST:1823 Scott Co, VA Jesse HENSLEY;

!TAXLIST:1825 Scott Co, VA Jesse HENSLEY;

!CENSUS:1830 Scott Co, VA pg 14 Jessee HENSLEY age 40-49 (1780/90)
"0100001-010001";

!CENSUS:1840 Owen Co, IN pg 141 Jesse HENSLY age 50-59 (1780/90) "00010001-000001";


!CENSUS:1850 Owen Co., IN District 84 Taylor Township # 959/960
Jesse Hensley 64 Farmer $600 VA
Susanah 38 (sic) VA;


!NAMED:Scott Co., VA Chancery Cause 1859-004 John Peters Deceased
There is no date on this document. However, the record shows it was submitted in July 1854 and continued through May 1859.
James Hensley and wife vs Michael Gabbard and wife, etc.
John Peters, deceased, left land ... eventually divided into 12 lots.
Heirs
Widow Catherine
James Hensley (received Lot # 11)* and wife Ellen (received Lot # 2)
Elizabeth wife of Levi Carmack
Polly wife of Michael Gabbard (received Lot # 1)
Susannah wife of Jesse Hensley (received Lot # 6)
Ann Peters (received Lot # 1)
Rebecca Burgess wife of Samuel Burgess (received Lot # 9)
Sally wife of Mathias Gabbard (received Lot # 10)
Viney wife of William Melton (also Milton) (received Lot # 12)
Catherine, widow of George Ryan (received Lot # 7)
Jesse Peters (received Lot # 3)
Jacob Peters since deceased leaving heirs Alfred & Matilda his children. (received Lot # 8)
- A later document adds the name John Peters as an heir and states he was omitted by mistake. (received Lot # 5)
* James Hensley received a share in his own right because the Carmack’s had sold him their share prior to this case.;


!NAMED:Scott Co., VA Chancery Cause 1859-017 John Peters Deceased
Ann Peters vs Catherine Peter et al, July 1854 (continued through Oct 1859)
Relating to funeral expenses, her care of John Peters, her father, in his final years, etc. Mentions land, different from that in the prior case.
Heirs of John Peters, deceased, named:
Ann Peters
Elizabeth wife of Levi Carmack
Eleander wife of James Hensley
Jesse Peters
Sarah wife of Tice Gabbard
Polly wife of Michael Gabbard
Susan wife of Jesse Hensley
Rebecca wife of Samuel Burgess
Vina wife of William Milton
Catharine Ryan
John Peters
Heirs at law of Jacob Peters decd: Alfred Peters & Matilda Peters.
Widow Catharine.
All of the defendants, except Jesse Peters, James Hensley & wife, and Catherine Peters, are non residents of the state.
- Document dated 29 Sep 1855 shows that Ann Peters was by then deceased. Joel Benham was her administrator.
- Tax Receipts show that John Peters Sr was alive through 1845, but dead by 1846;

Susannah Peters:

Notes:

!CENSUS:1820 Scott Co, VA pg 192 w/Jesse HENSLEY age 16-24 (1794/1804);

!CENSUS:1830 Scott Co, VA pg 14 w/Jessee HENSLEY age 30-40 (1790/1800);

!CENSUS:1840 Owen Co, IN pg 141 w/Jesse HENSLEY age 30-40 (1800/1810);


!CENSUS:1850 Owen Co., IN District 84 Taylor Township # 959/960
Jesse Hensley 64 Farmer $600 VA
Susanah 38 (sic) VA;


!NAMED:Scott Co., VA Chancery Cause 1859-004 John Peters Deceased
There is no date on this document. However, the record shows it was submitted in July 1854 and continued through May 1859.
James Hensley and wife vs Michael Gabbard and wife, etc.
John Peters, deceased, left land ... eventually divided into 12 lots.
Heirs
Widow Catherine
James Hensley (received Lot # 11)* and wife Ellen (received Lot # 2)
Elizabeth wife of Levi Carmack
Polly wife of Michael Gabbard (received Lot # 1)
Susannah wife of Jesse Hensley (received Lot # 6)
Ann Peters (received Lot # 1)
Rebecca Burgess wife of Samuel Burgess (received Lot # 9)
Sally wife of Mathias Gabbard (received Lot # 10)
Viney wife of William Melton (also Milton) (received Lot # 12)
Catherine, widow of George Ryan (received Lot # 7)
Jesse Peters (received Lot # 3)
Jacob Peters since deceased leaving heirs Alfred & Matilda his children. (received Lot # 8)
- A later document adds the name John Peters as an heir and states he was omitted by mistake. (received Lot # 5)
* James Hensley received a share in his own right because the Carmack’s had sold him their share prior to this case.;


!NAMED:Scott Co., VA Chancery Cause 1859-017 John Peters Deceased
Ann Peters vs Catherine Peter et al, July 1854 (continued through Oct 1859)
Relating to funeral expenses, her care of John Peters, her father, in his final years, etc. Mentions land, different from that in the prior case.
Heirs of John Peters, deceased, named:
Ann Peters
Elizabeth wife of Levi Carmack
Eleander wife of James Hensley
Jesse Peters
Sarah wife of Tice Gabbard
Polly wife of Michael Gabbard
Susan wife of Jesse Hensley
Rebecca wife of Samuel Burgess
Vina wife of William Milton
Catharine Ryan
John Peters
Heirs at law of Jacob Peters decd: Alfred Peters & Matilda Peters.
Widow Catharine.
All of the defendants, except Jesse Peters, James Hensley & wife, and Catherine Peters, are non residents of the state.
- Document dated 29 Sep 1855 shows that Ann Peters was by then deceased. Joel Benham was her administrator.
- Tax Receipts show that John Peters Sr was alive through 1845, but dead by 1846;


!CENSUS:1860;

!CENSUS:1870 OWEN CO, IN Page 336 House/Family # 103/ 103--TAYLOR Twp QUINCY P.O.
HENSLEY SUSAN 68 F W HOUSEKEEPER IN 1801/1802

!CENSUS:1880;

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