Elisha Archibald “Buddy” Manning, Jr

Elisha Archibald “Buddy” Manning, Jr

Mississippi, USA
Death 16 Aug 1969 (aged 59)
Drew, Sunflower County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Drew, Sunflower County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 117588849 · View Source
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Parents: Elisha Archibald "Archie" Manning and Annie Sophie Gaddy.

Spouse: Jane Elizabeth Nelson. They were married in 1938 in Mississippi.

Children: Pam and Elisha Archibald, III "Archie".

Occupation: Farmer, and Repairing Farmer Machinery.

His son Archie played football for the University of Mississippi(Ole Miss), and New Orleans Saints in the NFL.

His grandson Cooper Manning played football for Ole Miss until he was diagnoised with spinal stenosis. It ended his football career.

His grandson Peyton Manning played football at University of Tennessee; where he set many school and NCAA records. He went to play for the Indianapolis Colts and Denver Broncos in the NFL.

His grandson Elisha "Eli" Manning played football at Ole Miss and went on to play for the New York Giants in the NFL.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elisha Archibald “Buddy” Manning, Jr (9 May 1910–16 Aug 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 117588849, citing Drew Cemetery, Drew, Sunflower County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by KatyD (contributor 47370915) .