Andrew Jackson White



Andrew Jackson White


Andrew Jackson White was born July 17, 1833 in Gibson Co.TN. died February 02, 1911 in Greene Co. AR.  

Andrew married Sarah Mersilla Thetford (b. December 21,1835 Gibson Co. TN~ November 17, 1900 Greene Co. AR) November 11, 1852 in Gibson County.

His second marriage was to Martha Stephens, January 15, 1902 in Gainesville, AR. She was born ca. 1859, death date is unknown.

Andrew married Hanna F. Ellinor, December 11, 1904 in Gainesville, AR. She was born 1858 in Tennessee, her death date is unknown.

Andrew and Sarah are resting in Providence Cemetery, Greene County, AR.

Children born to Andrew and Sarah Thetford White are:

William Monroe White,  b. December 1856, Tennessee; d. 1941, Greene Co. AR. He married Martha E. Autry, September 17, 1876, Greene Co.,
AR.Martha was born April 1855, Arkansas; died 1939, in Greene Co. Ar.

J. Clinton White, b. 1860, Tennessee; d. 1890, Greene Co., AR. He married Sarah Elizabeth Almond ca. 1882, in Greene Co., AR. Sarah was born ca. 1864, TN. toThomas Porter and Margarett A. (maiden unknown) Almond.

J. Clinton married M.F. Valentine, August 12, 1887, Gainesville, AR. she was born ca. 1860, MS., her death date and location is unknown.

Stonewall J. White, was born November 09, 1866, Tennessee; died December 07, 1950, in Greene Co. AR. He married Emily Saphrina Caroline Yeargain,  December 21, 1885, Emily was born July 21, 1869, Bloomfield, Stoddard Co., Mo., died August 16, 1944, Greene Co. AR.

Stonewall and Emily are at rest in Gainesville Cemetery, Greene Co. AR.

Robert E. Lee White, was born November 09, 1869, Tennessee; he died December 17, 1949, Greene Co., AR. In 1891 in Greene County, AR. he married Alice Shewmaker who died giving birth to twins. He married Effie Lee Potts, 1897, Greene Co., AR. Effie was born August 14, 1879, in Texas, she died July 14, 1958, Greene Co., AR.

Robert E. Lee and Effie are together in Providence Cemetery, Greene Co.

Mary Alice White, was born ca. 1876, in Greene Co. AR, died Craighead Co. AR She married a Mr. COSNER (as per family information) I have no further information at this point in time.


Contribution of some dates and information courtesy of Keith Wright and "Rockijo" Rheinhart.