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Jesse Overton

Birthdate: (46)
Birthplace: Tennessee, United States
Death: December 06, 1841 (42-50)
Jackson County, Missouri, United States
Place of Burial: Jackson County, Missouri, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Moses Overton, Sr., and Mary Overton
Brother of David Overton; Moses Overton, Jr.; Nancy Paratine Sims; John Bibb Overton Sr.; William P Overton and 2 others

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About Jesse Overton

Overton Cemetery

Section 5, Township 49, Range 32W

Van Horn Road and Evanston

Contributed by Mrs. Lizzie Moore of Liberty, MO

Jesse Overton came from New Orleans, LA., to Jackson county, MO., before the Civil War. His wife was Debrah Cameron, daughter of Dave and Rachel Rose Cameron. They were from near Dallas, Texas. Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Overton were buried in this cemetery. She died during the second year of the Civil War, after the battle of Wilson Creek. There were also eight of the Overton children and thirty of the Overton slaves buried there. Mary Jane Wales, wife of William P. Overton, oldest son of J. and D. Overton, d: 1852; age: 23 years, she was from Boston, MA., and was the daughter of Loring and Marie (Du Pont) Wales.

John Maxwell and daughter, Emma, later moved to Independence cemetery

John Maxwell's wife was Matilda Overton

Mrs. Tom Duncan

Mrs. John Wallace

William Smitzen

Mr. and Mrs. Dorton

Dave Farlow, removed to Independence cemetery

Three children of James Franklin Overton, youngest son of Jesse and Debrah Overton

As Jesse Overton and Aaron Overton were related by marriage, some people might think that they

came from the same Overton family, but Mrs. Moore emphasized the fact that there was no blood relationship.

Copied by Miss Jessie M. Crosby

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Jesse Overton's Timeline

Tennessee, United States
December 6, 1841
Age 46
Jackson County, Missouri, United States
December 1841
Age 46
Jackson County, Missouri, United States