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John Thomas "John Tommy" Deweese
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Birth: 1874
Jetson
Butler County
Kentucky, USA
Death: 1910
Butler County
Kentucky, USA

JOHN T. DEWEESE DIED FROM T.B.HE WAS A MOONSHINER,FARMER. HAD FOUR SONS. ALL SERVED IN WWI. CLYDE E. -CLEARNCE-CLAUDE- CLAY. JOHN'S WIFE WAS VIRGINIA BLUNK.SHE IS BURIED IN BLUNK CEM. IN JETSON,KY.OLD BLUNK FARM BEHIND NIP PHELPS RESIDENCE
YOU WILL NOT FIND HIS HEADSTONE IN THIS CEM.FACING THE CEM. THE ROAD TO THE RIGHT,THE FOOLS HAD THE ROAD WIDEN AND PUSHED OUT JOHN THOMAS DEWEESE 'S HEADSTONE AND 4 OR 5 OTHER GRAVES.WAS CONFIRMED BY TOMMY GABBERT.MR. GABBERT INFORMED ME HE REMEMBERED THE BIG STINK THERE WAS OVER IT. JOHN THOMAS DEWEESE STILL IS MY GREAT GRANDPAW AND A CHILD OF GOD.BY HIS GREAT-GRANDSON CLYDE JERIL DEWEESE.

ELVIS DEWEESE DAUGHTER, LINDA DEWEESE BECK GAVE ME THIS. 9-8-2012
JOHN THOMAS DEWEESE, WAS IN EDDYVILLE KY. PRISON FOR 2 YEARS. HE WAS SENT TO EDDYVILLE ON FEB 15, 1897. HE KILLED A SNODGRASS MAN. THEY FOUND HIM GUILTY OF MANSLAUGHTER AND SENT TO EDDYVILLE FOR 2 YEARS. HE WAS IN AND OUT OF JALL MOSTLY FOR SELLING LIGUOR. .--PRISON-RECORDS--

NO. 4131, COMMONWEALTH OF KENTUCKY, OCT 14 1908 ARRESTED FOR SHOOTING UPON A PUBLIC ROAD, JOHN THOMAS DEWEESE & BILL GARRISON & GEORGE OLLER, THEY WERE FINES 50 DOLLORS EACH. WITNESSES, JIM JOHNSON & BUTLER PHELPS & LIBBURN PHELPS & ULYSSESS GRANT PHELPS & GEORGE DOUGLASS. COMMONWEAITH OF KY. RECORDS. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob P. Deweese (1841 - 1876)
  Mary Polly Snodgrass (1847 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Virginna Blunk DeWeese (1869 - 1911)
 
 Children:
  Clyde Earl Deweese (1890 - 1991)*
  Clarence Deweese (1896 - 1972)*
  Estill Clay DeWeese (1899 - 1962)*
  Claude Deweese (1901 - 1988)*
 
 Siblings:
  Virgil Deweese (1863 - 1936)**
  James Elvis Snodgrass (1868 - 1958)*
  Iduma Deweese McCombs (1870 - 1919)**
  Martha Bell DeWeese Snodgrass (1872 - 1949)*
  John Thomas Deweese (1874 - 1910)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Morgan-Smith Cemetery
Butler County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: In The Road Thanks To The Dozer Man
 
Created by: BONNIE & CLYDE DEWEESE
Record added: May 25, 2013
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John Thomas John Tommy Deweese
Added by: BONNIE & CLYDE DEWEESE
 
John Thomas John Tommy Deweese
Added by: BONNIE & CLYDE DEWEESE
 
John Thomas John Tommy Deweese
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Merry Merry Christmas Grand-dad
- BONNIE & CLYDE DEWEESE
 Added: Dec. 2, 2014

- BONNIE & CLYDE DEWEESE
 Added: Mar. 10, 2014
GREAT GRANDPAPY JOHN
- BONNIE & CLYDE DEWEESE
 Added: Sep. 2, 2013
 
 
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