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Maj Jesse J. Busby
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Birth: Oct., 1830
Alabama, USA
Death: Jan. 15, 1885
Austin
Tunica County
Mississippi, USA

Age 54, 2 months, 22 days. Cause of Death: Paralysis. Source: Elmwood Burial Records

Owner of J.J. Busby and Co., cotton factors and commers.
Military Service: CSA, Major and Quartermaster

Memphis Daily Appeal
January 16 1885
Died on Thursday January 15 1885 near Austin Miss., at 8 o'clock a.m., of paralysis, J.J. Busby, aged fifty five years. The remains will be brought to this city on the steamer James Lee. Due notice of the funeral will be given.

Married Elizabeth Gee 23 Nov 1854 - Bossier, Louisiana

1850 Census Livingston Alabama
John F Busby 55
Penelope Busby 55
James M Busby 29
William G Busby 22
Jesse J Busby 20
Martha J Busby 16
Mary C Busby 14
Joseph B Greenlees 7

1860 Census Pine Bluff Arkansas
J J Busby 29
E H Busby 23
M L Busby 21
M P Busby 3
Benj J Busby 3/12

1870 Census Memphis
Jesse Busby 40, commercial merchant, Ala
Elizabeth Busby 33, Mississippi,
Maria Busby 14, Louisiana
Martha Busby 12, Ark
Benj Busby 10, Ark
Selden Busby 7, Ark
Etta Busby 5, Tenn

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth H. Gee Busby (1835 - 1885)
 
 Children:
  Jesse Jones Busby (1872 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Lot 14, grave 5, Chapel Hill Circle
 
Created by: Mary & Kent
Record added: Nov 29, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 120955908
Maj Jesse J. Busby
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 Added: Nov. 30, 2013
 
 
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