This is my personal genealogy hobby site. The data contained
here has been gathered through 20 years of genealogy. Some of
it is my research, much of it has been shared with me.
DISCLAIMER: This is my speculative data. I've
verified very little of it. Use it for hints and pointers,
but do your own research!
It costs me over $50 (US) a month to have this data
on the web, so your support would be appreciated! If clicking on advertisments
is not your thing, please consider a donation!
PO Box 25335
This data changes often. If you've arrived from a search engine, it's could be that you
don't see the information you were looking for. The current index for e-familytree.net
can be found here.
You can email me at genealogy at e-familytree.net for updates, removal requests, etc.
1). 1735328.ged BeamandWilson.FTW THE DESCENDANTS OF JACOB NESTER Don Norman 1.JACOB NESTER Jacob Nester was born in Germany in 1761 and died in PA January 31, 1844. He married Magdalena Durr in PA October 10, 1785. Magdalena, a daughter of Andrew and Magdalena Reger Durr was born in MD July 5, 1764 and died July 9, 1826. Known children of Jacob and Magdalena Durr Nester. 2. 1 . Daniel b.Oct 16 1797 d.May 22 1882 m.Marion Anna Wilson Apr 2 1823 2.DANIEL NESTER 1.JACOB NESTER Daniel Nester, a son of Jacob and Magdalena Durr Nester, was born in Fayette County PA October 16, 1797 and died in Barbour County WV May 22, 1882. He married Marion Anna Wilson April 2, 1823. Marion, a daughter of Henry Wilson, was born October 1, 1802 and died June 9, 1841. Children of Daniel and Marion Wilson Nester. 3. 1 . Samuel W. b. 1823 d.Jul 20 1864 m.Frances Carpenter 3.SAMUEL W. NESTER 2.DANIEL NESTER 1.JACOB NESTER Samuel W. Nester was born in 1823 and died in a military hospital in Gallopolis, OH July 20, 1864 from wounds received in the Civil War. He married Elizabeth Smith. Elizabeth, a daughter of Henry Smith, was born in Barbour County VA WV April 12, 1825 and died in Calhoun County WV December 3, 1899. Children of Samuel W. and Elizabeth Smith Nester. 5. 1 . Hiram b.c. 1847 6. 2 . Almeda b.c. 1848 7. 3 . Margaret b.c. 1850 8. 4 . Daniel Henry b.Nov 5 1851 d. 1939 m.Julia Virginia Starkey 1872 9. 5 . Euna b.c. 1856 10. 6 . Alpheus b.c. 1856 11. 7 . Mary C. 12. 8 . Elizabeth Jane b. 1860 13. 9 .Canzada Ann 14. 10 . Lee Grant 15. 11 . Samuel Dias b.Apr 10 1864d.Dec 22 1927 m.Frances Carpenter 8.DANIEL HENRY NESTER 3.SAMUEL W. NESTER 2.DANIEL NESTER 1.JACOB NESTER Daniel Henry Nester, a son of Samuel W. and Elizabeth Smith Nester, was born in VA November 5, 1851 and died in Calhoun Count WV January 10, 1939. He married Julia Virginia Starkey in Roane County WV in 1872. Julia, a daughter of Enoch Albert and Sarah Jane Cunningham Starkey, was born in VA in 1853 and died in Calhoun County January 7, 1929. Children of Daniel Henry and Julia Virginia Starkey Nester. 16. 1 . Alpheus b.Sep 20 1876 d. 1956 m.Indiana Booher 17. 2 . Icie b.Aug 24 1878 m.Charles C. Morris Dec 25 1905 18. 3 . Berta b.Mar 10 1880 d. 1938 m.Grant Husk 19. 4 . Billy b.Feb 8 1881 m.Clara Barr 20. 5 . Albert Benjamin b.Jan 30 1882 d.Jul 1962 m.Bertha Connolly Feb 13 1911 21. 6 . Wesley b.Aug 24 1884 d. 1959 22. 7 . Fairy L. b.Sep 30 1886 m.Zona Goff 23. 8 . Henry b.Jun 15 1888 m.Ona Leach 24. 9 . Elizabeth b.Jul 30 1890 d.Dec 17 1964 m.French Gibson 25. 10 . Martha b.Feb 17 1892 m.Ernest Talbot m.Harvey Seaman 15.SAMUEL DIAS NESTER 3.SAMUEL W. NESTER 2.DANIEL NESTER 1.JACOB NESTER Samuel Dias Nester, a son of Samuel W. and Elizabeth Smith Nester, was born April 10, 1864 and died December 22, 1927. He married Frances Carpenter. Frances was born in Roane County WV December 5, 1865 and died November 5, 1936. Known children of Samuel Dias and Anna May Walters Nester. 26. 1 . Ellett b.Feb 4 1889 d.Feb 25 1982 m.Anna May Walters 20.ALBERT BENJAMIN NESTER 8.DANIEL HENRY NESTER 3.SAMUEL W. NESTER 2.DANIEL NESTER 1.JACOB NESTER Albert Benjamin Nester, a son of Daniel Henry and Julia Virginia Starkey Nester, was born in Calhoun County WV January 30, 1882 and died in Wood County WV in July 1962. He married Bertha Connolly in Wood County WV February 13, 1911. Bertha, a daughterof Daniel and Hannah Wells Connolly, was born in Macksberg, OH December 29, 1886 and died in Wood County WV July 3, 1964. Children of Albert Benjamin and Bertha Connolly Nester. 27. 1 . Wendell b. 1912 d. 1949 m.Justine Harris 28. 2 . Eileen b.Jul 11 1915 d.Apr 16 1994 m.Francis Clare Burton Apr 20 1941 26.ELLETT NESTER 15.SAMUEL DIAS NESTER 3.SAMUEL W. NESTER 2.DANIEL NESTER 1.JACOB NESTER Ellet Nester, a son of Samuel Dias and Anna May Walters Nester, was born February 4, 1889 and died February 25, 1982. He married Anna May Walters. Known children of Ellet and Anna May Walters Nester. 29. 1 . Ralph Jamison b.Jan 11 1917 m.Wanna L. Beck Board Dec 16 1939 28.EILEEN NESTER 20.ALBERT BENJAMIN NESTER 8.DANIEL HENRY NESTER 3.SAMUEL W. NESTER 2.DANIEL NESTER 1.JACOB NESTER Eileen Nester, a daughter of Albert Benjamin and Bertha Connolly Nester, was born July 11, 1915 and died April 16, 1994. She married Francis Clare Burton at Albuquerque, NM in April 1940. Francis, a son of William Norman and Florence Myrtle RhoadesBurton, was born March 4, 1919. Known children of Francis Clare and Eileen Nester Burton. 30. 1 . Corene b.Jul 30 1943 m.William Leo Hile Jun 3 1961 29.RALPH JAMISON NESTER 16.ELLETT NESTER 15.SAMUEL DIAS NESTER 3.SAMUEL W. NESTER 2.DANIEL NESTER 1.JACOB NESTER Ralph Jamison Nester, a son of Ellet and Anna May Walters Nester, was born January 11, 1917. He married Wanna L. Beck Board December 16, 1929. Wanna is a daughter of Lakin and Mary Mazilla Wolfe Board. Children of Ralph Jamison and Wanna Board Nester. 31. 1 . Beverly Kay b.Jun 10 1942 m. Cox 32. 2 . Mary Ann b.Sep 25 1946 m. Orr BIBLIOGRAPHY History of Roane County WV 1989 p.263 Nestor, Karl K., Nester family group sheet 1993 1860 Calhoun County VA census Hile, Corene Nester Nester family group sheets and pedigree charts
Name: Jacob Nester Note
Born: 1761 at Germany, , ,
Married: 10 Oct 1785 at Maryland, , ,
Died: 31 Jan 1844 at Barbour Co., , , W. V.
Other Spouses: Elizabeth Ann Fansler
Name: Mary Magdalene Durr Note
Born: 5 Jul 1764 at Maryland, , ,
Died: 9 Jul 1826 at Barbour Co., , , West Virginia
Father: Andrew Durr
Mother: Magdalena Reiger
Name: Jacob Nester
Born: 10 Jun 1786 at Maryland, , ,
Name: George Washington Nester
Born: 30 Aug 1787 at Maryland, , ,
Died: 1 Aug 1864 at Barbour Co., , , West Virginia
Wife: Amelia Poling
Name: David Nester
Born: 1790 at Trinity Evan. Lutheran Church, , , Taneytown
Died: at Barbour Co., , , West Virginia
Wife: Elizabeth Cox
Name: Mary M. Polly Nester
Born: 29 Dec 1793 at Taneytown, , Carroll, Maryland
Husband: John P. Shaver
Name: Catherine Elizabeth Katy Nester
Born: 1795 at Homestead, , Barbour Co, WV
Died: 22 Nov 1878 at Barbour Co., , , West Virginia
Husband: William Cox
Name: Daniel Nester
Born: 16 Oct 1797 at Fayette Co., , , Pennsylvania
Died: 22 May 1882 at Barbour Co., , , West Virginia
Wife: Nancy Hawdersheldt
Name: John Nester
Born: 2 Mar 1799 at Randolph Co., , , VA
Died: 2 Mar 1886 at Barbour Co., , , W. V.
Wife: Sarah C. Abel Auvil
Name: Samuel Nester
Born: 29 Apr 1805 at Randolph, , , Va
Wife: Catherine Lantz
Name: Michael Nester
Born: Abt 1807 at Randolph, , , Va
2). 1735328.ged BeamandWilson.FTW This from Catherine Auvil He married twice. He married Elizabeth Ann Fansler. He married Mary Magadelene Durr in Fayett e Co., Pa., October 10, 1785. Mary was born in Md. August 5, 1763. Mary died July 9, 1826 i n Barbour Co., W.va., at 62 years of age.