Jesse E. Cargill is the son of Henry & Nellie S. (Cole) Cargill. He married Nettie S. Johnson on December 10, 1908. From this union 5 children were born:
1. Donald E. Cargill (1910-1988) m. Marie R. Threnwes; 2. Gerald L. Cargill (1912-2004) m. Mary L. Fuller; 3. Ila J. Cargill (1915) m. Erwin E. Smith; 4. Margaret R. Cargill (abt. 1920) m. Emery A. Kinney; 5. Lloyd R. Cargill (abt. 1924) m. Dorothy Murphy.