Bristow, Jesse Willard, - M 1920/03/10

Social, Family, and Historical Relationships


History of: Bristow, Jesse Willard
Family and Social Relationships of: Bristow, Jesse Willard
Ancestor and descendent family tree of: Bristow, Jesse Willard

Paternal Grandfather: Bristow, Samuel William - M 1873/10/01
Paternal Grandmother: Bruton, Ellen (Bristow) - F 1872/08/13
Father: Bristow, Roy Prentice - M 1892/12/25
Mother: Hopper, Lillie (Bristow, Davis) - F 1902/04/27
Maternal Grandfather: Hopper, Thomas - M 1878/12/06
Maternal Grandmother: Lyons, Addie (Hopper) - F 1885/04/20
Date of birth: 1920/03/10
Place of birth: Wayne County Kentucky
Date of death: 1975/08/08
Cause of death: Lung Cancer
Place of death: Albany, KY
Place interred: Gap Creek Cemetary, Wayne Co. KY
Spouse: Lafever, Nora Linnie (Bristow) - F 1922/03/14 - 1942/04/27 to ----/--/-- - Married in Albany, KY while Jesse was AWOL from WW II.

Children: 2


Grandchildren: 2


Primary profession or occupation:

Army pvt. WW II, factory worker, farmer, business owner.

Important dates:

1941/12/-- Living in Richmond Indiana & drafted into the Army for World War II
1943/--/-- Shipped to fight in the Pacific theatre of World War II
1945/--/-- Discharged from the army and began working for Belden in Richmond, Indiana
1949/--/-- with L. E. Bristow, bought the farm in Clinton County Kentucky from S. W. Bristow and moved there and built a house.
1960/--/-- built the Wishy Washy Laundromat in Albany, Kentucky
1966/--/-- was working at a box factory in Frankfort, Indiana


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Pictures and videos:

Jesse Bristow 1940s

Jesse Bristow 1923

Jesse Bristow and Nora Lafever - 1941

Jesse, Nora, and Karen Bristow
Jesse, Nora and Duane Bristow - Winter 1947-48


A phone call from Duane in 1973

History of: Bristow, Jesse Willard

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Last revised 2009/10/23.