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Jesse Cassius Colbert
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Birth: Aug. 4, 1837
Seneca County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 9, 1910
Audubon County
Iowa, USA

Jesse Cassius Colbert enlisted in CO. E, 38th Ohio Infantry at Defiance Ohio on Sept. 2, 1862 and was mustered out of that unit on July 12, 1865 at Louisville Kentucky. Jesse married Mary McDonald in Williams Co. Ohio on Sept. 5, 1862. My paternal gr grandfather, Jesse C. Worthington, was named for Jesse Colbert (who was his uncle). Jesse was witness to the marriage of his sister, Mary Jane, to George R. Worthington in Williams Co. Ohio on July 29, 1870 (he signed for the marriage because Mary Jane was a minor). The family first lived in Williams Co. Ohio for several years, later settling in Greene Co. Iowa in about 1877 or 1878. The family also lived in Audubon Co. Iowa and Carroll Co. Iowa. Many Colbert and related families of the area are descendants of Jesse Colbert. Tracking of census records and Civil War roster records indicates a more likely birthdate of 1839. His military marker reads 'Jesse H. (K.?) Colbert'.

Other Children:
Wilson Colbert
Jan. 5, 1885
Dec. 1966 IA
 
 
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 Parents:
  Nathaniel Colbert (1808 - 1878)
  Barbry E. Colbert (1806 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary McDonald Colbert (1846 - 1930)
 
 Children:
  Nettie O. Colbert Thorp (1863 - 1933)*
  Celestia Eveline Colbert Thorp (1865 - 1940)*
  Cassius E. Colbert (1868 - 1963)*
  Oral William Colbert (1869 - 1955)*
  Anna Rachael Colbert Caswell (1873 - 1953)*
  Robert Nathan Colbert (1875 - 1955)*
  Clarence Colbert (1878 - 1964)*
  Wilke Colbert (1885 - 1918)*
  Leroy Colbert (1885 - 1925)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jesse Cassius Colbert (1837 - 1910)
  Sarah M. Colbert Temple (1838 - ____)*
  John M. Colbert (1840 - 1915)*
  Rachel Ann Colbert Shaull (1846 - 1925)*
  Fanny Colbert Jobes (1848 - 1883)*
  Mary Jane Colbert Worthington (1851 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Coon Rapids Cemetery
Coon Rapids
Carroll County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: James Snow
Record added: May 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26958556
Jesse Cassius Colbert
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Jesse Cassius Colbert
Added by: Cindy Baldogo
 
Jesse Cassius Colbert
Added by: Cindy Baldogo
 
 
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CIVIL WAR VETERAN
-Anonymous
 Added: Jan. 21, 2013
Rest In Peace, Uncle Jesse
- James Snow
 Added: Apr. 10, 2010
 
 
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