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Jesse Harm "Jessie" Harper
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Birth: 1798
Death: 1864

Jessee Harm Harper and his family settled on the headwaters of the Flat Branch creek, at the base of the Flat Top mountain.
Jessee Harm Harper was married to Betsy Minton (or "Menton") and had seven children. His four sons were Lindsey, William (Bill), James (Jim), and Jesse Frank. His three daughters were Sarah, Polly, and Laura. Jesse's life ended toward the last months of the Civil War. After midnight one night a gang of bushwhackers dragged Jessee from his bed, and took him to the top of a hill behind the house and shot him.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Minton Harper (1805 - 1884)
 
 Children:
  Lindsey Harper (1836 - 1912)*
  James E. Harper (1836 - 1907)*
  Jesse Frank Harper (1839 - 1895)*
  Laura Ann Harper Ownbey (1842 - ____)*
  William Pinkney Harper (1846 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Salem Baptist Church Cemetery
Ellijay
Gilmer County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: K Townsend
Record added: Feb 21, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18018402
Jesse Harm Jessie Harper
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Jesse Harm Jessie Harper
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- R I P
 Added: Oct. 9, 2015
In memory of my great-great-great-great grandfather.
- Melinda Von Holt
 Added: Jun. 22, 2015

- Maggie Mac
 Added: Nov. 19, 2014
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