(Last updated Nov. 28, 2017)
|John S. Jeffries was born
about 1781 in Virginia. He may have been the son of Swepson Jeffries and Sarah Hix.
Rebecca Richards was born 1788-1791 in Virginia. She may have been the daughter of William Richards.
John S. Jeffries and Rebecca Richards were married Sept. 8, 1806 in Mecklenburg county, Virginia. John died Feb. 13, 1837 in Mecklenburg county.
In 1858 the family moved to northern Mississippi settling in Desoto county. Rebecca died after 1860.
|Dau.||Susan Swepson Jeffries was born Oct. 17, 1808 in Mecklenburg co.?,
Virginia. She married Latane
(Latney) Montague Gregory on Dec. 22, 1839
in Mecklenburg co.,
Virginia. Susan died Oct. 1, 1855 probably in Mecklenburg co., Virginia.
By 1860 Latney moved the family to Mississippi. |
|Dau.||Lucy A. Jeffries was born about 1810 in Mecklenburg co., Virginia. Lucy died after 1860.|
|Dau.||Virginia Lewis Jeffries was born about 1812
in Virginia. She married Achilles Puryear (born March 24, 1803) Oct. 23, 1850 Mecklenburg co., VA, she was his 2nd wife. Virginia died after 1850 in Virginia?. Achilles also moved to northern
Mississippi. He died Jan. 28, 1884.|
|Son||William R. Jeffries was born about 1815 in Mecklenburg co., Virginia. He married Catherine E. Bailey, Nov. 7, 1840 Charlotte co., Virginia. William died after April 1863 in Lafayette co.?, Mississippi.|
|Dau.||Martha R. Jeffries was born about 1821-25 in Mecklenburg co., Virginia.|
|Son||John L. B. Jeffries was born about 1824-25 in Mecklenburg co., Virginia. He married Caroline ______. Caroline died Deabout 1, 1870.|