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Morris Cummings ""Bub"" Jessup
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Birth: Nov. 1, 1911
Greensboro
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 12, 1978
Greensboro
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA

Morris and his wife Katherine were farmers.He was a Army Sgt. in WWII.Their farm was located at the end of Walking Horse Lane off of Horsepen Creek Road in Greensboro.They lived in a large two story farm house that was heated with two wood stoves.The home is long gone ,but two barns,a corn crib and the wood shed still remain as of 3-16-2011.They were a very self reliant farm family that were devoted to each other.They raised Hogs,Cows,Chickens,Turkeys and several Guinea's that Uncle Morris called his watch dogs.He would always raise a Tobacco crop each summer that he cured in a wood fired stick barn.All this was done with a mule,he never owned a tractor.Morris hobby's were Fox hunting and fishing.He and Katie had 3 children.Frank,Fred and Mary.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Frank Jessup (1875 - 1952)
  Arominta Minnie Newell Jessup (1881 - 1939)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Katherine "Minor" Jessup (1919 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Jessup Pegg (1953 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Lydia Jessup (1900 - 1905)**
  Morris Cummings Jessup (1911 - 1978)
  Annie Josephine Jessup (1913 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
"SGT.US ARMY WORLD WAR II"
 
Burial:
Westminster Gardens
Greensboro
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Directly Across From Main Entrance
 
Created by: "Remembrance Man"...
Record added: Mar 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66690588
Morris Cummings Bub Jessup
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Morris Cummings Bub Jessup
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Morris Cummings Bub Jessup
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Morris you and Katy were master's at farming.Those skills are a thing of the past these day's.You truely lived off the land you were born own.God Bless You..
- Farm Fan
 Added: Mar. 16, 2011
Thanks for serving our country in WWII....
- Proud American
 Added: Mar. 15, 2011
"Uncle Morris"thanks for all the fun times you spent with me at your farm when I was a kid.You always had a way of making whoever you were with feel like they were special.You were such a good,hard working family man.May you "Rest In Peace"..
- "Remembrance Man"...
 Added: Mar. 9, 2011
 
 
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