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Rev Emanuel Jefferson Henry
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Birth: Apr. 17, 1829
Haywood County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 1891
Fannin County
Georgia, USA

Emanuel Jefferson Henry was born 17 April 1829 in North Carolina. He was the first born child and son of John Wiley Henry and Martha Dickey Henry.
He married Mahala Hiley Webster
Due to his wife's opposition to secession, he was arrested, tried and sentenced to be hanged in 1863 in Murphy, North Carolina. His life was spared through the efforts of a state leader and others. After his move to Fannin County, Georgia, he was considered a patriot, and helped draft the 1877 constitution of Georgia.
He was the father of 11 children.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John William Henry (1801 - 1857)
  Martha Dickey Henry (1805 - 1876)
 
 Spouse:
  Mahala Hiley Webster Henry (1828 - 1909)*
 
 Children:
  William Burton Henry (1852 - 1923)*
  Tyrus Thomas Henry (1854 - 1933)*
  Martha Jane Henry Townson (1856 - 1886)*
  Jefferson Forrest Henry (1861 - 1880)*
  James Patrick Henry (1863 - 1916)*
  Ellijah Webster Henry (1869 - 1953)*
  Hiley J Henry Belt (1874 - 1947)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mary Angeline Henry Kilpatrick (1827 - 1912)*
  Emanuel Jefferson Henry (1829 - 1891)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Henry Family (Old) Cemetery
Mineral Bluff
Fannin County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: KDillardLong
Record added: Sep 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76281579
Rev Emanuel Jefferson Henry
Added by: KDillardLong
 
 
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