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Jefferson White Tarkington
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Birth: 1806
Death: unknown

Tradition says,At one time owned all the downtown section of Dyer Tennessee. He was also sheriff of Dyer Co 1865-1868.
Died 1877-1880. Information received 11-20-15 noted he could be buried at Dyersburg City Cemetery, where his son is buried, but no marker is noted for him in either cemetery. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Helen Goff Tarkington (1811 - 1881)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Frank Tarkington (1826 - 1864)*
  George I Tarkington (1827 - 1868)*
  Mary Jane Tarkington McCracken (1832 - 1878)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Dyersburg
Dyer County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Unmarked
 
Created by: Mary Ann Tarkington John...
Record added: Mar 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66953390
Jefferson White Tarkington
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 Added: Feb. 15, 2015
 
 
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