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James Preston Woolsey
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Birth: Jul. 24, 1848
Pulaski County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jun. 29, 1924
Rolla
Phelps County
Missouri, USA

James Preston Woolsey was born July 24, 1848 in Pulaski County, Missouri, son of Wesley S. Woolsey (1819-1854) and Matilda Cynthia Hudgens (1819-1891).

On April 8, 1866 in Phelps County, Missouri, Preston married Mary Elizabeth Turner, who was born May 2, 1844 in North Carolina. Preston and Mary had nine children: William Woolsey (1867-1878); James R. Woolsey (1868-1934); George Washington Woolsey (1871-1943); Matilda Jane Woolsey (1873-1955); Sarah A. Woolsey (1874-1933); Wesley Daniel Woolsey (1878-1954); James Preston Woolsey Jr. (1880-1915); William Isaac Woolsey (1883-1974); and Edward Oscar Woolsey (1886- ).

Mary died April 3, 1920 in Valley Park City, Missouri (St. Louis County). Preston died June 24 1924 in Rolla, Missouri (Phelps County). They were both buried in Beaver Cemetery in Phelps County, Missouri.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Wesley S Woolsey (1819 - 1854)
  Matilda Cynthia Hudgens Woolsey (____ - 1891)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary E. Woolsey (1844 - 1920)
 
 Children:
  James Richard Woolsey (1869 - 1934)*
  Matilda Jane Woolsey Grayson (1873 - 1955)*
  Sarah Woolsey Kelley (1874 - 1938)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Preston Woolsey (1848 - 1924)
  Sarah Ann Woolsey Giddens (1853 - 1913)*
  Mary Jane Woolsey Watts (1858 - 1920)**
  Matilda Frances Woolsey Gaddy (1859 - 1927)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Beaver Cemetery
Phelps County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: TimelessSpirits
Originally Created by: Gravefinder1
Record added: Nov 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79822127
James Preston Woolsey
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James Preston Woolsey
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- TimelessSpirits
 Added: Jul. 1, 2013
James Preston Woolsey, son of Wesley S Woolsey and Matilda Hudgens Woolsey. Husband of Mary Elizabeth Turner Woolsey.
- genie-in-az
 Added: Dec. 11, 2011
 
 
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