Anderson Vest

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Anderson Vest

Virginia, USA
Death 4 Jun 1872 (aged 56)
Burial Summers County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 44990308 · View Source
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Anderson Vest was a son of Charles Vest, originally from Campbell County, Va., and Elizabeth Via (also spelled Vier) Vest.

Anderson married Rhoda Cochran, daughter of Edward Cockram Jr. and wife Mary Rakes Cockram, in 1838. (Erma C. Sowers, Descendants of Littleberry Vest, Second Printing, July 1983. Page 1.)

Children of Anderson and Rachel were:
* Nancy A. Vest, (Find A Grave Memorial# 8912248) who married Ballard Preston Mann;
* John Tyler Vest, who married Mary A. E. Janney;
Edward Anderson Vest, who married Virginia Frances Farley;
* Charles Jackson Vest, who married Mary Jane Harvey;
* William Vest;
* Mary E. Vest, who married Isaac Via;
* Arta Angeline Vest, (Find A Grave Memorial# 95062880) who married Michael Cochran and, after Michael’s death, William M. Neely; and
* Martha J. Vest (Find A Grave Memorial# 90314112, burial place unknown), who married James Henderson Harvey.

According an 08 Feb 1997 letter written by Nina Bennett Worley (daughter of Leonard Vest and wife Emma Stella Gadd), "(Anderson) is the first to be buried in the Vest Cemetery."

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  • Maintained by: E.M. Smith
  • Originally Created by: D. Mack
  • Added: 1 Dec 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 44990308
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Anderson Vest (12 Jun 1815–4 Jun 1872), Find a Grave Memorial no. 44990308, citing Anderson Vest Cemetery, Summers County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by E.M. Smith (contributor 47134804) .