Jesse Harrison Bedwell Jr199
was born on 4 Aug 1864 in McMinn County, Tennessee.199 He died of angina pectoris on 22 Dec 1938 in Chattanooga,
Hamilton County, Tennessee.194,613 He was buried in Lone Mountain
Cemetery, Graysville, Rhea County, Tennessee.613
He was a farmer.613
1900 Census for District 11, Hamilton County, Tennessee, shows Jesse Bedwell,
born Aug 1862, a farmer who rents, as head of household with: Sarah, born Apr
1871, his wife of 13 years who has had six children, all still living; daughter
Becca J., born May 1887; son Charles H., a farm laborer born Apr 1890; daughter
Manda M., born June 1893; daughter Dovie, born Sept 1895; son Virgil, born Aug
1897; and daughter Mary M., born Nov 1898. All were born in Tennessee.
1910 Census for District 4, Rhea County, Tennessee, shows Jessee H. Bedwell,
age 50, a laborer in a rock quarry, as head of household with: Sarah, 40, his
wife of 24 years who has had ten children with nine still living; daughter Dove,
15; son Virgil, 14; daughter Maggie, 12; son Harvey, 10; son William, 4; and
daughter Lola, 2.
1920 Census for North Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, shows Jessie
Bedwell, 65, a widower whose occupation is "public works laborer",
as head of household with: son Harvey, 18, a "trolley boy" on a street
car line; son Billy, 13; daughter Lola, 11; daughter Annie May, 7; son-in-law
John Gains, 25, a street car worker; daughter Dovie, 25; and granddaughter Nola,
Death certificate, which was reported by a William Bedwell of Chattanooga,
states that his father was Harrison Bedwell; his mother is listed as "unknown"
to the reporter.
Jesse Harrison Bedwell Jr and Sarah T. Doss were married about 1886 in Dayton,
Rhea County, Tennessee.194
Sarah T. Doss194,614 (daughter of William (Bill)
Doss and Sarah Louise Haney) was born on 4 Apr 1871 in McMinn County, Tennessee.614 She died of tuberculosis on
31 Aug 1918 in North Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee.615 She was buried in Lone Mountain Cemetery, Graysville,
Rhea County, Tennessee.614
Jesse Harrison Bedwell Jr and Sarah T. Doss had the following children: