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Melissa Lindsey Hester
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Birth: 1823
South Carolina, USA
Death: 1882
Franklin County
Alabama, USA

Daughter of Dennis Lindsey & Anna Woodruff Lindsey.
Death: 1882 in Franklin County, AL
Buried in the Hovater Cemetery.
Headstone aged away.
Sister of Miles R., Robert D. and Amanda Lindsey.

Marriage: William Henry "Buck" Hester Jr.
m. 20 SEP 1840 in Franklin County, AL

William Henry HESTER , Jr.
Birth: 25 MAR 1818 in Persons County, NC
Death: 2 MAY 1853 in Franklin County, AL
Burial: MAY 1853 buried in Hovater Cemetery
in a now unmarked grave, headstone aged away.

Son of:
Father: William Henry HESTER
b: 27 JAN 1780 in Cedar Creek, Franklin, NC
Mother: Amy MALONE
b: 17 MAR 1789 in Granville, NC

Their Children:
1. Marlon HESTER
2. Aaron HESTER b: 14 SEP 1841 in AL
3. William Pickney HESTER b: 30 JUN 1843
4. Emily A. HESTER b: 30 JAN 1846
5. Miles Bud HESTER b: 26 MAY 1848 AL
6. Francis Marion HESTER b: 8 AUG 1850

Interesting note:
Melissa named one of her son's after her brother Miles.
Her brother, Robert D. Lindsey named his first born son born about two years later, Francis Marion Lindsey. I wonder where the Francis Marion came from??
Family links: 
  William Henry Hester (1818 - 1853)*
  Aaron P Hester (1841 - 1884)*
  William Pinkney Hester (1843 - 1922)*
  Emaline A Hester Hovater (1846 - 1922)*
  Miles Hester (1848 - 1919)*
  Francis Marion Hester (1850 - 1904)*
*Calculated relationship
Hovater Cemetery
Franklin County
Alabama, USA
Created by: Ann Lindsey
Record added: Dec 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81618320

 Added: Jul. 30, 2012

- Sherry Hester Patterson
 Added: Jul. 3, 2012

- Ann Lindsey
 Added: Dec. 6, 2011

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