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Descendants of Isaac JEFFRIES


Generation No. 1


1. ISAAC1 JEFFRIES was born 1790 in Virginia (Source: Ohio census 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880. Fayette County, Ohio, "History of Jeffries), and died Bef. 1870 in Clay Twp, Harrison, Missouri. He married NANCY FENT 1816 in Fayette County, Ohio (Source: History of Clay, Henson, Missouri marriage records.), daughter of PHILLIP FENT and MARY PARRETT. She was born 13 Oct 1791 in Greene, Tennessee, and died 02 Oct 1881 in Cheney's Grove, McLean, Illinois.
Notes for I
1850 OH- Jefferson, Fayette pg 18 lists Isaac, Nancy, Jackson, George, Nancy A.
1860 Clay, Harrison, Missouri census listed with son Andrew

Notes for NANCY FENT: It was reported Nancy Fent had 10 children.

Children of ISAAC JEFFRIES and NANCY FENT are:

i. MARY "POLLIY"2 JEFFRIES, b. 22 Apr 1817, Jefferson Twp, Fayette, Ohio (Source: Book "History of Jeffries by Carol Hewerdine.); d. 26 May 1877; m. AMES HIRE(HYRE), 16 Aug 1837. 1860 census OH  Fayette County Jefferson Township pg 925. No proof this is the same person but it is one page from Mary's brother William.

ii. WILLIAM JEFFRIES, b. 12 Jan 1819, Jefferson Twp, Fayette, Ohio; d. 04 Nov 1863, East Bend Twp. Champaign, Illinois; m. RUTH JOHNSON, 03 Aug 1837, Fayette County, Ohio. 1860 census OH  Jefferson Township pg 924. No proof this is the same William Jeffries, wife name matches.

iii. CALEB PERKINS JEFFRIES, b. 16 Dec 1821, Jefferson Twp, Fayette, Ohio; d. 29 Aug 1900, Sedalia, Madison, Ohio; m. (1) JULIA COLVIN; m. (2) SARAH GREER, 13 Aug 1843, Greene County, Ohio. 1850 census OH Fayette County Jefferson Township pg 5
1860 census OH Fayette County Union Township pg 693

iv. MATHIAS JEFFRIES, b. 01 Feb 1823, Jefferson Twp, . Fayette, Ohio; d. 05 Jul 1907, Harrison County, Ohio; m. MARGARET HUDGEL, 31 Aug 1848, Fayette County, Ohio. 1860 census MO Harrison County Clay Township pg 564  1870 census MO Platte County Westen P.O. pg 436

v. GEORGE JEFFRIES, b. 1827, Jefferson Twp., Fayette, Ohio; m. HANNAH J. UNKNOWN. 1860 census MO Harrison County Clay Township pg 565

vi. ANDREW JACKSON JEFFRIES, b. 08 Oct 1830, Jefferson Twp., Fayette, Ohio; d. 25 Oct 1920, Clay Twp., Harrison, Missouri; m. MINERVA RUPERT, 07 Nov 1852, Fayette County, Ohio; b. 1831; d. Abt. 1908, Decatur County, Indiana.  Notes for ANDREW JACKSON JEFFRIES: Married a double cousin. 1848-1855 farmed his father's farm Fayette County, Ohio. 1855-1932 he farmed and lived in Decatur county, Iowa. He was the largest private landowner in Harrison County, Missouri or Decatur County, Iowa. 1860 census MO Harrison County  1870 census MO Harrison County Clay Township pg 49

2. vii. HENRY JEFFRIES, b. 1833, Jefferson Twp, Fayette, Ohio; d. 23 Aug 1896. 1860 census MO Harrison County Clay Township pg 559.

viii. NANCY A. JEFFRIES, b. 1835, Jefferson Twp., Fayette, Ohio. Notes for NANCY A. JEFFRIES:  Reported "Idiot" in
1860 census OH  with her brother William. Probably never married.



Generation No. 2


2. HENRY2 JEFFRIES (ISAAC1) was born 1833 in Jefferson Twp, Fayette, Ohio, and died 23 Aug 1896. He married RACHEL RUPERT 22 Aug 1854, daughter of GEORGE RUPERT and LAVINA PARROTT. She was born 28 Feb 1836 in Fayette, Ohio, and died 19 Feb 1903. 1860 census MO Harrison County Clay Township pg 559.  1870 Census KS Leavenworth Co Kickapoo Township pg 241


3. i. MATILDA FRANCES3 JEFFRIES, b. 06 May 1853, Ohio; d. 03 Jul 1949, Grand Junction, Mesa, Colorado.

(More children listed on census)


Generation No. 3


3. MATILDA FRANCES3 JEFFRIES (HENRY2, ISAAC1) was born 06 May 1853 in Ohio, and died 03 Jul 1949 in Grand Junction, Mesa, Colorado. She married JOSEPH PHILO GOUMAZ 13 Mar 1875 in Oswego, Labette, Kansas, son of PIERRE GOUMAZ and MARIE LAMBERT. He was born 14 Feb 1844 in Pierne, Fribourg, Paris, Geneva, and died 26 Jul 1929 in Grand Junction, Mesa, Colorado.

Notes for JOSEPH PHILO GOUMAZ: Goumaz's in Switzerland were Catholics . The Goumaz family were mostly small and good-looking. Served in Civil War as regular Enlisted 25 Oct 1865. Company E, 125th Ill. Infantry. Discharged 28 Feb 1866. Lived in Illinois until after....... Conflicting birth dates: 2 given-7 Nov 1848 and 14 Feb 1844. Grandparents born in FRANCE  1900 census 


i. CHARLES PHILLIP4 GOUMAZ, b. 1878, Mound Valley, Labette, Kansas; d. 30 Apr 1959, Grand Junction, Colorado; m. (1) MAY BAXTER; m. (2) BETTY BATES, Oct 1927.

Accession/Serial #: 374073
BLM Serial #: COGS 0004166
Patentee Name:
Warrantee Name:
US Reservations: Yes
Mineral Reservations: No
Issue Date: December 22, 1913
Cancelled: No
Authority: May 20, 1862: HE Original (12 Stat. 392)
Acres: 72.5
Land Office: AKRON

ii. JAMES WALLACE GOUMAZ (Source: 1920 Census Tulsa County, OK, Vol.. 72 ED29 sheet 8 Line 26, Goumaz, James W. 40 KS.), b. 17 May 1879, Mound Valley, Labette, Kansas; d. 21 Nov 1960, Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma (Source: Buried Memorial Gardens Tulsa, Ok.); m. NORA CORNELIUS OLIVER, 1903; b. 18 Feb 1887, Illinois; d. 19 Aug 1964, Guthrie, Oklahoma (Source: Buried Memorial Gardens Tulsa, Ok.).

Notes for JAMES WALLACE GOUMAZ: Was a Methodist, Professional Boy Scout, Worked as Janitor, A member of the Mason Lodge

1920 OK Soundex gives birthplace as Kansas Vol. 72 E.D.29 sht.8 line 26

J.W. GOUMAZ RITES SLATED Former Employee of Schools Dies

Funeral services for James Wallace Goumaz, 81, of 1549 E. 10th St., a retired public school custodian-building engineer and pioneer resident will be held at 10am Wednesday in the Moore Funeral Home chapel.  He died at his home Monday of an apparent stroke.  He attended Tulsa's first public school when it opened in 1885. Coming to Tulsa with his parents.

Notes for NORA CORNELIUS OLIVER: Death Records from funeral home states birthplace as Cartridge, Missouri. Buried Memorial Park Cemetery in Tulsa, OK.

iii. MAUDE VIAN GOUMAZ, b. Feb 1881, Mounds Valley, Labette, Kansas; d. Nov 1934, Tulsa Tulsa, Oklahoma; m. JESSE BREWSTER.

iv. FRANK HENRY GOUMAZ, b. 19 Feb 1886, Tulsa Tulsa, Oklahoma- Indiana Territory; d. Aug 1971, Caldwell, New Mexico?; m. ALMA BRENTON, 25 Oct 1908; b. 07 Jul 1889, Newton, Kansas. 

v. FRED XANTIOUS GOUMAZ, b. 01 Jul 1888, Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma; d. 27 Jul 1963, Grand Junction, Colorado. 

vi. ARTHUR GOUMAZ, b. 1891, Tulsa Tulsa, Oklahoma; d. Bef. 1960.

vii. ALICE GRACE GOUMAZ, b. Sep 1891, Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma; d. Oct 1911, Steamboat, , Colorado; m. JOHN FERNSTRON.

viii. EFFIE GOUMAZ, b. 1893, Tulsa Tulsa, Oklahoma; d. Bef. 1960. Notes for EFFIE GOUMAZ: Died as young child.

ix. MABLE PRINCESS GOUMAZ, b. Aug 1896, Tulsa Tulsa, Oklahoma- Indiana Territory; d. Oct 1911; m. BERT HOCKER. Notes for MABLE PRINCESS GOUMAZ: Have death date in notes as Oct. 11 but she is named in James Wallace Goumaz Obit. in 1960 as still alive and living in Springfield, Ill..



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