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John Jackson LINDSEY

Male 1834 - 1915  (81 years)


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  • Name John Jackson LINDSEY 
    Born 2 Apr 1834  Butler County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Birth 2 Apr 1834  Warren County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 17 Dec 1915  Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Fisher Cemetery, Preston, Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) Brown, Ferrell A., The Lindseys: A Genealogy of Thomas and Mary Lindsey and Their Descendants, Point Lookout, MO: School of Ozarks Press, 1970, pp. 38-39:

      JOHN JACKSON LINDSEY, . . . b. 2 April, 1834 in Bowling Green, Ky.; d. 17 December, 1915 near Preston, Mo.; m. 15 August, 1869 to Mary Wilson (Polly) Wright, (dau. of Edward and Melissa (Kelley) Wright), b. 10 December, 1850 in Perry Co, Ill.; d. 6 October, 1924 in Hickory Co, Mo. Both are buried in Fisher Cemetery. Children born in Hickory Co, Mo.

      Children of John J. and Mary, surname LINDSEY: . . .

      i. Lucilla Melissa, b. 10 June, 1870

      ii. Viola, b. 9 August, 1872; d. 9 December, 1875. Buried in Fisher Cemetery. . . .

      iii. Flora, b. 21 October, 1874 . . .

      iv. Lillian E., b. 12 November, 1877 . . .

      v. Alfred Hartwell, b. 25 January, 1880 . . .

      vi. Charles Fremont, b. 14 March, 1882 . . .

      vii. Preston Blaine, b. 11 March, 1884 . . .

      viii. Mary Lucy, b. 10 March, 1887

      ix. Earl R., b. 4 September, 1889; m. 17 January, 1912 to Pearl Philbert, b. 9 November, 1890 in Preston, Mo. They live in Auburn, Calif. . . .

      John J. Lindsey came to Missouri in 1837 and lived on the 'Fifteen mile prairie'. He and his brother, Thomas Lindsey went to California during the Gold Rush of '49, staying there only a brief time and returned home.

      He enlisted in Co. "B", Eighth Regiment Missouri State Militia, Cavalry in the Civil War. His brother, Lycurgus Lindsey was First Lieutenant of this company.

      John J. was never wounded or taken prisoner while in the service. After the close of the war he received his Honorable Discharge and went to live on his farm two and half miles south of Preston, Mo.

      (2) It is not clear from Ferrell A. Brown's book whether John Jackson LINDSEY was born in (a) Butler County, KY, where the rest of the children of Amos Frost LINDSEY's children were born (see p. 19 of that book), or (b) Bowling Green, Warren County, KY (see p. 38 of that book). Butler County and Warren County adjoin each other.

      (3) www.findagrave.com:

      John J. Lindsey
      Birth: Apr. 2, 1834, Kentucky, USA
      Death: Dec. 17, 1915, Hickory County, Missouri, USA

      Family links: Parents: Amos Frost Lindsey (1786 - 1875), Mary Polly Madison Lindsey (1788 - 1866); Spouse: Mary W. Wright Lindsey (1850 - 1924); Siblings: Anthony Wayne Lindsey (1814 - 1890), James Madison Lindsey (1817 - 1903), Nancy Lindsey Hayes (1820 - 1893), Amos Frost Lindsey (1823 - 1851), Lycurgus Lindsey (1825 - 1909), Thomas E. Lindsey (1831 - 1903), John J. Lindsey (1834 - 1915)

      Inscription: GAR, co B 8 MO Cav (MSM)

      Burial: Fisher Cemetery, Preston, Hickory County, Missouri, USA
      Plot: Row 24

      Created by: Joy Burkhart
      Record added: Jul 27, 2008
      Find A Grave Memorial# 28557606
    Person ID I9310  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 

    Father Amos Frost LINDSEY, Sr.,   b. 25 Dec 1781, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1875, Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary MADISON,   b. 12 Dec 1788, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1866, Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1810  KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F864  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary WRIGHT,   b. 10 Dec 1850, Perry County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1924, Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 15 Aug 1869 
    Children 
     1. Lucilla Meliss LINDSEY,   b. 10 Jun 1870, Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Viola LINDSEY,   b. 9 Aug 1872, Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1875, Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)  [natural]
     3. Flora LINDSEY,   b. 21 Oct 1874, Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Lillian E. LINDSEY,   b. 12 Nov 1877, Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Alfred Hartwell LINDSEY,   b. 25 Jan 1880, Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Charles Fremont LINDSEY,   b. 14 Mar 1882, Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     7. Preston Blaine LINDSEY,   b. 11 Mar 1884, Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     8. Mary Lucy LINDSEY,   b. 10 Mar 1887, Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1965  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
     9. Earl R. LINDSEY,   b. 4 Sep 1889, Hickory County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 14:55:00 
    Family ID F6617  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart