Owen Selvy JENKINS Mary Ann JENKINS Samuel S JENKINS Minnie JENKINS Buford David JENKINS Alice EDWARDS Jane Elizabeth JENKINS Mini tree diagram
Joseph Samuel JENKINS

Joseph Samuel JENKINS1,4,2,3,5

2nd Apr 18721,2 - 24th Jun 19491,3

Life History

2nd Apr 1872

Born in Mississippi.1,2

11th Nov 1896

Married Alice EDWARDS in Attala County, Mississippi.5

31st Jan 1912

Birth of son Samuel S JENKINS in Sallis Attala, Mississippi.1,1,6,2

26th Dec 1915

Birth of daughter Minnie JENKINS in Sallis, Attala, Mississippi.7,1

26th Dec 1915

Birth of son Buford David JENKINS in Sallis Attala, Mississippi.7,8,9,10,1

20th Oct 1944

Death of son Samuel S JENKINS.1,1,6

24th Jun 1949

Died in Kosciusko, Attala, Mississippi.1,3

After four days unspecified illness

25th Jun 1949

Buried in Sallis Cemetery, Sallis, Attala County, Mississippi.1,3

Notes

  • "My grandfather was Joseph Samuel Jenkins, whose ancestors settled inAttalaville in the mid-19th.  My great grandfather was Owen SelbyJenkins 1837-1872; my great, great, great grandfather, Samuel M.Jenkins 1791-1850 & his wife was Sara Catherine; my great, great,great, great grandfather was James Randolf Jenkins 1760-1824, and hiswife was Deborah Eliz. Darby."
    --  Joseph H. Miller, Ancestry Messaging to Orville Boyd Jenkins, 29June 2016

    Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935
    J S Jenkins
    Spouse Allie Edwards
    Marriage 11 Nov 1896 Attala County

    1940 Federal Census, Attala County, Mississippi, 19 April, Newport,District 4-14, Page 10B, Hse #239, Rents $4
    Jenkins, Sam J Head M W 68 Married Grade 5 b b Mississippi same housein 1935 Laborer [b abt 1892]
    Jenkins, Alice E Wife F W 62 Married Grade 6 b Mississippi same housein 1935 [b abt 1898]
    Jenkins, Samuel S Son M W 28 Single Grade 10 b Mississippi same housein 1935 [b abt 1912]

    "Funeral services for Joseph Samuel Jenkins, 77, Sallis farmer, whodied at Montfort Jones hospital, Kosciusko, on June 24 [Friday], afterfour days illness, were held at Sallie Baptist church Saturday [June25] with burial in Sallis cemetery. The Rev Albert Favre was in chargeof services."
    --  Lexington Advertiser, probably 26 June 1949, clipping courtesy ofDonna Dinstel, 3/23/2016, Find a Grave, accessed 29 June 2016

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    Joseph Samuel Jenkins
    Birth Apr 2, 1872
    Death Jun 24, 1949

    Samuel S. JENKINS, 31 Jan 1912 - 20 Oct 1944, Miss I Sgt 738 Mil PolBn WW II
    Allie Edwards JENKINS, 14 Aug 1878 - 1 Nov 1949
    Joseph Samuel JENKINS, 2 April 1872 - 24 June 1949

    Parents:
    Owen Selvy Jenkins (1837 - 1872)
    Jane Elizabeth Jenkins Allen (1846 - 1915)

    Spouse Allie Edwards Jenkins (1878 - 1944)
    Son Samuel S. Jenkins (1912 - 1944)

    Siblings:
    Mary Ann Jenkins Criswell (1866 - 1934)
    Purity Allen Smith (1878 - 1969) Half-sibling
    John Howard Allen (1885 - 1966) Half-sibling

    Burial Sallis Cemetery, Sallis, Attala County, Mississippi

    Maintained by Buena Smith, Originally Created by John Andrew Meyer Jun03, 2009
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #37885947,http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=37885947
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Sources

  • 1. Find a Grave Memorial Registry
  • 2. 1940 Federal Census, Attala County, Mississippi
    • 19 April, Newport, District 4-14, Page 10B, Hse #239, Rents $4
  • 3. Funeral of Joseph Samuel Jenkins, June 1949
  • 4. Ancestry Messaging
  • 5. Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935
  • 6. U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963
  • 7. U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007
  • 8. U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
  • 9. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 2
  • 10. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1

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