Alice Jeanette <I>Branton</I> Hightower

Alice Jeanette Branton Hightower

Clinchmore, Campbell County, Tennessee, USA
Death 18 Mar 1967 (aged 89)
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
Burial Hazard, Perry County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 83669793 · View Source
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Alice was born in Clinchmore, TN September 27, 1877 by 1880 she was living in Hatmaker. She married Charlie Hightower in August 18, 1893, they were married by A. S. Ridenour, Justice of the Peace and in 1900 they lived in Anderson, Tennessee. Before 1920 they moved to First Creek, Perry Co., Kentucky. They lived in the Hazard, Kentucky area until they moved to Cincinnati, Ohio.
Alice's mother Amanda C. Kendrick Branton died at an early age so Alice was raised by a step mother who did not like Alice or the other children.
Alice had 8 children all were girls except, the baby, Clyde Mitchell Hightower. The 6th little girl that Alice had only lived 13 months, her name was Italy Irene Hightower. Alice and Charlie were very poor. She was once given a $20 bill by her grandson Jack Morgan, when she looked at it, she asked Jack if it was real. The picture of her with the beach in the background was the first and only time she seen the beach.

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  • Added: 18 Jan 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 83669793
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alice Jeanette Branton Hightower (27 Sep 1877–18 Mar 1967), Find A Grave Memorial no. 83669793, citing Riverside Cemetery, Hazard, Perry County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by AlwaysCarol (contributor 47454151) .