Esther Adaline Pesterfield

5 December 1859–1 June 1942 (Age 82)
Texas, United States

The Life of Esther Adaline

When Esther Adaline Pesterfield was born on 5 December 1859, in Texas, United States, her father, Henry Louis Pesterfield, was 32 and her mother, Nancy Jane Gaut, was 16. She had at least 1 son and 6 daughters with Samuel Riley Irvin. She lived in Cherokee Nation, Indian Territory, United States in 1900 and Long, Sequoyah, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. She died on 1 June 1942, in Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Del City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Riley Irvin
1852–1917
Esther Adaline Pesterfield
1859–1942
Clara Maude Irvin
1877–1923
Nancy Irvin
1886–1961
Mary Josephine Irvin
1880–1974
Jennie Irvin
1884–
June Irvin
1885–1975
William Henry Irvin
1892–1955
Lydia Ethel Irvin
1895–1984

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    Clara Maude Irvin

    Female1877–1923Female

    Female1880–1974Female

    Jennie Irvin

    Female1884–Female

    Female1885–1975Female

    Female1886–1961Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Louis Pesterfield

    Male1827–1893Male

    Female1843–1866Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1861

Age 2

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.
1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 2

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.
1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 22

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.

Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of Westerfeld or Westervelt .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • E A Pasterfield in household of H L Pasterfield, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Esther Pesterfield in household of Henry L Pesterfield, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Adaline Pesterfield in household of Henry L Pesterfield, "United States Census, 1860"

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