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Eliza Jane Dunn Kesterson
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Birth: Aug. 11, 1870
Knoxville
Knox County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jan. 30, 1931
Scarboro
Anderson County
Tennessee, USA

Mrs. Eliza J. Kesterson died at her home Friday night, January 30 1931, She was born to James Chambers Dunn & his second wife Sarah Malone August 8, 1871 near Knoxville. She had been ill some time with heart trouble.
She was a member of the New Hope Church and lived a devoted christian and was loved by all who knew her and will be sadly missed in the community. She leaves to mourn her death two brothers, J.M. Dunn of Knoxville, John Dunn of Cincinnati, Ohio: One sister Julia Francis of Knoxville. Also five children, Sam Kesterson, Mrs. Ethel White and Mrs. Cora Smith of Robertsville, Mrs. Minnie Hudson of Cotula and Mrs. Nola Seivers of Habeshan, Tennessee, and several grandchildren. She was burried at New Hope Sunday.
Eliza Jane's mother was struck by lightning and killed. Eliza was only 12 at the time so she moved in with her sister Harriett. She had a very rough life from that point on. (R.P.C.) 
 
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 Parents:
  James Chambers Dunn (1813 - 1889)
  Sarah Jane Malone Dunn (1844 - 1884)
 
 Spouses:
  Thomas Armstrong Kesterson (1853 - 1907)
  Maston Tate Hill (1855 - 1940)*
 
 Children:
  Nola Hill Seibers (1885 - 1972)*
  Cora Hill Loveday (1886 - 1967)*
  Minnie Mae Hill Hutson (1889 - 1971)*
  Sam W Kesterson (1894 - 1962)*
  Ethel Frona Kesterson White (1897 - 1954)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Ellen Dunn Roland (1815 - 1887)**
  Margaret Dunn Hall (1851 - 1920)**
  James Martin Dunn (1856 - 1942)**
  John Dunn (1868 - ____)*
  Eliza Jane Dunn Kesterson (1870 - 1931)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
New Hope Cemetery
Anderson County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Bob Copeland
Record added: Mar 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66802359
Eliza Jane <i>Dunn</i> Kesterson
Added by: Bob Copeland
 
Eliza Jane <i>Dunn</i> Kesterson
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Eliza Jane <i>Dunn</i> Kesterson
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- Gloria Fay (Harmon) Burris
 Added: Oct. 2, 2013

- Jane Lane
 Added: Feb. 21, 2013
Happy Mother's Day Granny Dunn:
- Bob Copeland
 Added: May. 12, 2012
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